The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 814 818 796
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing WFM 78 78 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.070% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.085% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 57 59
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WFM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WFM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM within the UK.

WFM Salary Trend in the UK

WFM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

WFM Salary Histogram in the UK

WFM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 61 £45,000 -16.27% 14
South East +1 31 £45,000 -16.27% 6
London +40 17 £60,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +10 12 £35,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +10 12 £35,000 -53.33% 4
Hampshire +6 11 £80,000 +166.66%
Southampton -5 7 £80,000 +166.66%
Scotland +21 6 £59,000 +7.27% 2
North West +13 5 £45,000 +143.24% 4
Berkshire -1 4 - - 1
West Midlands -31 4 £45,750 +69.44%
Stirling - 4 - -
Basingstoke +15 3 £64,777 +23.38%
Manchester +11 3 £45,000 +143.24%
Bracknell -3 3 - -
West Sussex +7 2 £30,250 -42.38% 1
Suffolk +3 2 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England +2 2 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Birmingham -8 2 £45,750 +69.44%
Edinburgh - 2 £59,000 - 2
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 - 1
Ipswich - 2 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Stockport - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +6 1 £42,500 -20.93%
Stowmarket +5 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey +5 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Leeds +5 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -5 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -6 1 - - 2

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM.

1 52 (28.11%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (24.86%) SQL
3 45 (24.32%) Avaya
4 42 (22.70%) Oracle
5 37 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 34 (18.38%) MS Excel
6 34 (18.38%) Verint
7 33 (17.84%) Finance
8 32 (17.30%) CRM
8 32 (17.30%) SQL Server
8 32 (17.30%) Genesys
9 29 (15.68%) Windows
10 28 (15.14%) Degree
11 27 (14.59%) Java
12 26 (14.05%) Linux
13 22 (11.89%) ITIL
13 22 (11.89%) Cisco
13 22 (11.89%) Asset Management
14 21 (11.35%) Management Information System
15 19 (10.27%) HTML
15 19 (10.27%) UNIX
15 19 (10.27%) SOA
16 18 (9.73%) ETL
16 18 (9.73%) JavaScript
16 18 (9.73%) EAI
16 18 (9.73%) Workforce Management Optimization
17 17 (9.19%) SaaS
17 17 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (9.19%) Retail
17 17 (9.19%) Logistics

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.03%) Apache
2 11 (5.95%) CMS
3 7 (3.78%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (2.16%) Mule
5 2 (1.08%) JBoss
5 2 (1.08%) Drupal
5 2 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.08%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 34 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.62%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.62%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.54%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.19%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Route 53
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.08%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.65%) LAN
1 16 (8.65%) PBX
1 16 (8.65%) WAN
1 16 (8.65%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.11%) CTI
3 6 (3.24%) VoIP
4 4 (2.16%) DNS
5 3 (1.62%) UMTS
5 3 (1.62%) GSM
5 3 (1.62%) PSTN
5 3 (1.62%) SMS
6 2 (1.08%) ISDN
6 2 (1.08%) Firewall
6 2 (1.08%) VPN
7 1 (0.54%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.54%) GGSN
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.95%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.41%) MySQL
4 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.16%) SAP BW
6 4 (2.16%) JasperReports
6 4 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Ant
1 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
1 4 (2.16%) CruiseControl
1 4 (2.16%) Subversion
2 3 (1.62%) ProC
3 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (17.84%) Finance
2 17 (9.19%) Retail
3 13 (7.03%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.41%) Banking
6 6 (3.24%) Marketing
6 6 (3.24%) Back Office
7 5 (2.70%) Law
8 4 (2.16%) Electronics
9 3 (1.62%) Advertising
10 2 (1.08%) Billing
11 1 (0.54%) German Language
11 1 (0.54%) Publishing
11 1 (0.54%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (28.11%) Analyst
2 19 (10.27%) Architect
3 18 (9.73%) Consultant
4 14 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (7.57%) Support Analyst
5 13 (7.03%) Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Senior Manager
8 9 (4.86%) Product Manager
8 9 (4.86%) Voice Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Development Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) Development Support Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (3.24%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Management Consultant
10 6 (3.24%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.24%) Professional Services Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Genesys Consultant
12 4 (2.16%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.27%) HTML
2 11 (5.95%) Middleware
3 10 (5.41%) CSS
3 10 (5.41%) Web Services
4 9 (4.86%) XML
5 8 (4.32%) jQuery
6 7 (3.78%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (3.24%) REST
7 6 (3.24%) VXML
7 6 (3.24%) SOAP
8 5 (2.70%) .NET
9 4 (2.16%) J2EE
9 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.16%) JMS
9 4 (2.16%) LAMP
9 4 (2.16%) Spring
9 4 (2.16%) Ajax
9 4 (2.16%) Spring Integration
9 4 (2.16%) JSON
10 2 (1.08%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 52 (28.11%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.35%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.57%) Open Source
4 13 (7.03%) CMDB
5 11 (5.95%) IVR
6 9 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.78%) FMCG
8 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.70%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.16%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.16%) Equities
9 4 (2.16%) Derivative
9 4 (2.16%) Wiki
9 4 (2.16%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.54%) GIS
11 1 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.68%) Windows
2 26 (14.05%) Linux
3 19 (10.27%) UNIX
4 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.16%) Android
6 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.08%) AIX
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.30%) CRM
2 22 (11.89%) ITIL
2 22 (11.89%) Asset Management
3 19 (10.27%) SOA
4 18 (9.73%) ETL
4 18 (9.73%) EAI
4 18 (9.73%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 17 (9.19%) Logistics
5 17 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (8.65%) ERP
7 15 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (7.57%) Time Management
8 14 (7.57%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.03%) Project Management
9 13 (7.03%) Contact Management
10 12 (6.49%) OO
10 12 (6.49%) Performance Management
10 12 (6.49%) Product Management
11 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.86%) SQL
2 27 (14.59%) Java
3 18 (9.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.95%) C#
5 8 (4.32%) C++
5 8 (4.32%) PHP
6 5 (2.70%) C
7 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.16%) Delphi
7 4 (2.16%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.62%) VBScript
8 3 (1.62%) Ruby
9 2 (1.08%) VBA
10 1 (0.54%) Python
10 1 (0.54%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 28 (15.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) HNC
2 3 (1.62%) HND
2 3 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.62%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.95%) SLA
1 11 (5.95%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) COBIT
3 3 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.62%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.08%) vSphere
3 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.08%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.54%) Iperf
2 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (24.32%) Avaya
2 42 (22.70%) Oracle
3 37 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 34 (18.38%) Verint
5 32 (17.30%) Genesys
6 22 (11.89%) Cisco
7 15 (8.11%) RedPrairie
7 15 (8.11%) JDA
8 12 (6.49%) SAP
9 9 (4.86%) TIBCO
10 7 (3.78%) Business Objects
11 6 (3.24%) VMware
12 5 (2.70%) Cognos
12 5 (2.70%) Siebel
12 5 (2.70%) webMethods
13 4 (2.16%) Remedy
13 4 (2.16%) BMC
13 4 (2.16%) GoldenSource
14 2 (1.08%) Mitel
14 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
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