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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 818 837 781
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -56
Permanent jobs citing WFM 63 55 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.052% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.063% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 60
Average salary £42,375 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.95% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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 -1 53 £37,750 -32.88% 19
South East -9 22 £47,000 -10.47% 7
London +11 13 £38,000 -36.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £27,500 - 1
Milton Keynes +7 8 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands -13 7 £34,000 - 3
Berkshire +4 6 £46,500 -25.60% 2
Bracknell -6 5 - - 1
North West -5 4 £45,000 +143.24% 4
Hampshire -12 4 £80,000 +106.45% 3
Manchester +1 3 £45,000 +143.24% 2
Suffolk 0 3 £35,000 -12.50%
City of London 0 3 £32,500 -45.83%
East of England -5 3 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Birmingham -14 3 £34,000 - 2
Southampton -17 3 £80,000 +166.66% 1
Staines - 3 £65,000 -
Coventry - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £65,000 -
Scotland - 3 £64,500 -
Stowmarket +2 2 £36,250 -9.37%
Stockport - 2 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £18,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £64,500 -
Yorkshire 0 1 £55,000 - 1
Reading -6 1 £46,500 - 1
Newport -13 1 £50,000 -
South Wales -23 1 £50,000 -
Wales -25 1 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £25,000 -

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (31.55%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (25.00%) CRM
3 36 (21.43%) Avaya
4 33 (19.64%) Microsoft
5 31 (18.45%) MS Excel
6 30 (17.86%) SQL
6 30 (17.86%) Asset Management
7 29 (17.26%) Oracle
8 28 (16.67%) ITIL
8 28 (16.67%) Verint
9 27 (16.07%) UNIX
9 27 (16.07%) EAI
9 27 (16.07%) ETL
9 27 (16.07%) Degree
10 25 (14.88%) LAN
10 25 (14.88%) SOA
10 25 (14.88%) WAN
10 25 (14.88%) Genesys
11 23 (13.69%) PBX
11 23 (13.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (13.69%) Contact Management
12 22 (13.10%) CMDB
12 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
13 21 (12.50%) Java
13 21 (12.50%) Finance
14 20 (11.90%) Windows
15 17 (10.12%) JDA
15 17 (10.12%) Cisco
15 17 (10.12%) Management Information System
15 17 (10.12%) Retail

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (5.95%) CMS
2 6 (3.57%) Apache
2 6 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.19%) JBoss
3 2 (1.19%) Drupal
3 2 (1.19%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.19%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.60%) Mule
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 31 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (2.38%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.79%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.60%) Summit
4 1 (0.60%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.19%) Route 53
2 2 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.88%) LAN
1 25 (14.88%) WAN
2 23 (13.69%) PBX
3 16 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.98%) CTI
5 4 (2.38%) VoIP
6 3 (1.79%) UMTS
6 3 (1.79%) GSM
6 3 (1.79%) SMS
7 2 (1.19%) ISDN
7 2 (1.19%) VPN
7 2 (1.19%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (1.19%) H.323
7 2 (1.19%) Firewall
8 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.60%) GGSN
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.76%) MySQL
3 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.98%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) MS Access
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) ProC
2 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (12.50%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Retail
3 11 (6.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.55%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.57%) Back Office
4 6 (3.57%) Marketing
5 5 (2.98%) Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Law
6 3 (1.79%) Advertising
7 2 (1.19%) Electronics
7 2 (1.19%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (27.98%) Analyst
2 24 (14.29%) Architect
3 22 (13.10%) Consultant
4 17 (10.12%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (7.74%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.55%) Technical Analyst
7 11 (6.55%) Product Manager
8 9 (5.36%) Voice Engineer
8 9 (5.36%) Senior Manager
8 9 (5.36%) Developer
8 9 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Development Analyst
8 9 (5.36%) Development Support Analyst
9 8 (4.76%) Management Consultant
10 6 (3.57%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.57%) Development Manager
10 6 (3.57%) Product Development Manager
11 5 (2.98%) Genesys Consultant
11 5 (2.98%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.52%) HTML
2 8 (4.76%) Middleware
3 7 (4.17%) CSS
3 7 (4.17%) Web Services
3 7 (4.17%) XML
3 7 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (2.38%) .NET
5 3 (1.79%) VXML
5 3 (1.79%) jQuery
6 2 (1.19%) REST
6 2 (1.19%) Ajax
6 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.19%) JSON
6 2 (1.19%) JSP
6 2 (1.19%) SOAP
6 2 (1.19%) XHTML
7 1 (0.60%) JMS
7 1 (0.60%) J2EE
7 1 (0.60%) XMPP
7 1 (0.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (31.55%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.10%) CMDB
3 17 (10.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.98%) IVR
4 5 (2.98%) Open Source
4 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.79%) FMCG
7 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
8 1 (0.60%) Wiki
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) GIS
8 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.60%) Equities
8 1 (0.60%) Derivative
8 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.07%) UNIX
2 20 (11.90%) Windows
3 14 (8.33%) Linux
4 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.38%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.00%) CRM
2 30 (17.86%) Asset Management
3 28 (16.67%) ITIL
4 27 (16.07%) EAI
4 27 (16.07%) ETL
5 25 (14.88%) SOA
6 23 (13.69%) Contact Management
6 23 (13.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (9.52%) Logistics
8 13 (7.74%) ERP
8 13 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.55%) Project Management
9 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.95%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.95%) Performance Management
11 9 (5.36%) Time Management
11 9 (5.36%) Product Management
11 9 (5.36%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.86%) SQL
2 21 (12.50%) Java
3 12 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.76%) C#
4 8 (4.76%) C++
5 5 (2.98%) PHP
6 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.79%) Delphi
6 3 (1.79%) VBA
6 3 (1.79%) VBScript
7 2 (1.19%) VB
7 2 (1.19%) C
8 1 (0.60%) ABAP
8 1 (0.60%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) VB6
8 1 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (16.07%) Degree
2 3 (1.79%) HNC
2 3 (1.79%) HND
3 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) SLA
2 10 (5.95%) QA
3 4 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (21.43%) Avaya
2 33 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 29 (17.26%) Oracle
4 28 (16.67%) Verint
5 25 (14.88%) Genesys
6 17 (10.12%) JDA
6 17 (10.12%) Cisco
6 17 (10.12%) RedPrairie
7 13 (7.74%) SAP
8 7 (4.17%) Business Objects
8 7 (4.17%) VMware
9 6 (3.57%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.98%) webMethods
10 5 (2.98%) Cognos
10 5 (2.98%) Siebel
11 4 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (2.38%) BMC
11 4 (2.38%) Remedy
12 2 (1.19%) Mitel
12 2 (1.19%) JD Edwards
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £57500 - £69500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Management
Salary: £57580.00 - £71974.00 per annum + 11.8% bonus & c/a
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + corporate
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TSYS
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Rochdale
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 16 days ago