The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Workforce Management (WFM)
UK
Rank 790 865 900
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +35
Permanent jobs citing WFM 73 88 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.087% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.099% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 54 77 47
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £72,250 £68,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -

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
74927 89028 92672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.30% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 61585 73757 75638
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WFM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 68 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Yorkshire +45 27 £42,500 -26.08% 1
West Yorkshire +17 11 £42,500 -26.08%
York - 11 £55,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 11 £55,000 - 1
South West +31 10 £27,250 -39.44% 1
London +54 9 £55,500 -28.38% 3
West Midlands +23 8 £52,500 +26.50%
North West +1 8 £42,500 +34.92% 3
Leeds +22 7 £25,000 -56.52%
Wiltshire +28 6 £27,250 -39.44% 1
Swindon +25 6 £27,250 -39.44% 1
Scotland +23 5 £31,500 -30.00%
South Yorkshire +10 5 £34,000 +13.33%
Rotherham +5 5 £34,000 +13.33%
Glasgow +29 4 £31,500 -30.00%
Manchester -25 4 £24,500 +6.52% 2
Cheshire - 4 £62,500 -
Bradford - 4 £42,500 -
City of London +27 3 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Birmingham +13 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Dorset - 3 - -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
South East +37 2 - - 1
Berkshire +24 2 - - 1
Bracknell +15 2 - - 1
West Bromwich +8 2 £42,500 -
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £72,500 -
East Midlands +1 1 £38,000 -45.71% 1

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing WFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WFM.

1 24 (20.17%) Finance
2 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (15.13%) Windows
5 17 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 17 (14.29%) Change Management
6 16 (13.45%) Cisco
7 15 (12.61%) Linux
7 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (11.76%) Degree
8 14 (11.76%) SaaS
8 14 (11.76%) Process Management
9 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
9 13 (10.92%) CRM
9 13 (10.92%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (10.08%) SQL
10 12 (10.08%) SLA
10 12 (10.08%) Problem Management
11 11 (9.24%) Billing
11 11 (9.24%) HTML
11 11 (9.24%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (8.40%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (8.40%) IIS
12 10 (8.40%) CSS
12 10 (8.40%) PCI DSS
13 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (7.56%) Marketing
13 9 (7.56%) IP Telephony
13 9 (7.56%) Project Management
13 9 (7.56%) Service Delivery

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.40%) IIS
2 8 (6.72%) Confluence
2 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.84%) Lawson
1 1 (0.84%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.84%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (0.84%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.84%) Sage 300 ERP
1 1 (0.84%) Sage X3
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) IP Telephony
1 9 (7.56%) PBX
2 7 (5.88%) VoIP
3 4 (3.36%) Wireless
4 3 (2.52%) ISDN
4 3 (2.52%) LAN
4 3 (2.52%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.52%) WAN
5 2 (1.68%) Internet
5 2 (1.68%) SMS
6 1 (0.84%) BGP
6 1 (0.84%) DHCP
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.84%) Firewall
6 1 (0.84%) H.323
6 1 (0.84%) MPLS
6 1 (0.84%) OSPF
6 1 (0.84%) SNMP
6 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) Bower
2 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.84%) Grunt
2 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) Mocha
2 1 (0.84%) Yeoman
General
1 24 (20.17%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.24%) Billing
4 9 (7.56%) Marketing
5 6 (5.04%) Banking
6 4 (3.36%) Back Office
6 4 (3.36%) Legal
7 3 (2.52%) German Language
7 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (13.45%) Analyst
2 13 (10.92%) Support Engineer
3 10 (8.40%) Architect
3 10 (8.40%) Planning Manager
3 10 (8.40%) Trainer
4 8 (6.72%) Configuration Analyst
4 8 (6.72%) Consultant
4 8 (6.72%) IT Engineer
4 8 (6.72%) IT Support
4 8 (6.72%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (5.04%) Implementation Consultant
5 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.20%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (4.20%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (3.36%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Engineer
7 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (3.36%) Sales Manager
7 4 (3.36%) Senior Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.24%) HTML
2 10 (8.40%) CSS
3 8 (6.72%) Web Services
4 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.52%) Backbone.js
4 3 (2.52%) HTML5
5 2 (1.68%) Ember.js
5 2 (1.68%) jQuery
5 2 (1.68%) JSON
5 2 (1.68%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.84%) Chai
6 1 (0.84%) Handlebars
6 1 (0.84%) Marionette.js
6 1 (0.84%) Mason
6 1 (0.84%) Node.js
6 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.84%) Underscore.js
6 1 (0.84%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.52%) Social Media
5 3 (2.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.68%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.68%) IVR
6 2 (1.68%) NHS
6 2 (1.68%) Robotics
7 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
7 1 (0.84%) User Experience
7 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.13%) Windows
2 15 (12.61%) Linux
3 6 (5.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.52%) Unix
5 2 (1.68%) VMS
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.29%) Change Management
2 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.76%) Process Management
4 13 (10.92%) CRM
4 13 (10.92%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (10.08%) Problem Management
6 9 (7.56%) Project Management
6 9 (7.56%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.56%) Validation
7 8 (6.72%) Planning and Forecasting
7 8 (6.72%) Resource Management
7 8 (6.72%) System Testing
8 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.04%) Change Control
9 6 (5.04%) Coaching
10 5 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.20%) Demand Management
10 5 (4.20%) People Management
10 5 (4.20%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.08%) SQL
2 8 (6.72%) PHP
3 6 (5.04%) Java
4 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.52%) Perl
5 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.52%) Python
6 2 (1.68%) C#
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.36%) CCNA
4 2 (1.68%) APMP
4 2 (1.68%) CCNP
5 1 (0.84%) AAT
5 1 (0.84%) ACCA
5 1 (0.84%) CCDP
5 1 (0.84%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (0.84%) CIMA
5 1 (0.84%) HND
5 1 (0.84%) PMP
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) SLA
2 10 (8.40%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.72%) QA
4 5 (4.20%) PMO
5 2 (1.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) NDS
2 3 (2.52%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (8.40%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (5.04%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (13.45%) Cisco
2 9 (7.56%) Avaya
3 8 (6.72%) Atlassian
3 8 (6.72%) Oracle
3 8 (6.72%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.20%) Verint
6 3 (2.52%) IPFX
6 3 (2.52%) NICE Systems
7 2 (1.68%) Adobe
7 2 (1.68%) Remedy
8 1 (0.84%) CODA
8 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.84%) Epicor
8 1 (0.84%) Genesys
8 1 (0.84%) Nortel
8 1 (0.84%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.84%) Polycom
8 1 (0.84%) Sage
8 1 (0.84%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, Yorkshire
Talendrone.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Good benefits & work-life balance
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ELF Productivity Ltd
Salary: Mobile phone, company van, pension & full expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Kronos
Posted: 19 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago