The first table below looks at the demand for WMI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 910 847 854
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +7
Permanent jobs citing WMI 25 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.036% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.64% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 45
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £29,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.96% -31.76%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7386 6416 6047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.02% 5.67% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 4919 5023
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WMI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WMI
Salary Trend

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

WMI Salary Trend in the UK

WMI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WMI over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

WMI Salary Histogram in the UK

WMI
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -46 24 £47,500 - 8
London -58 13 £47,500 -19.49% 2
City of London -8 5 £47,500 - 1
South East -8 5 £40,000 -3.03% 3
South West -3 4 £26,000 -5.45% 2
Surrey - 3 £50,000 -
Swindon - 3 £26,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £26,000 -
Watford - 2 £41,250 -
Worthing - 2 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £41,250 -
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 £41,250 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £23,000 - 1
Staines - 1 £50,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
Epsom - 1 - -

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WMI 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 WMI.

1 54 (79.41%) SQL
2 51 (75.00%) Windows
3 46 (67.65%) PowerShell
4 42 (61.76%) TCP/IP
5 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 29 (42.65%) DNS
8 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
8 27 (39.71%) SCCM
9 26 (38.24%) HP
10 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
11 20 (29.41%) Linux
11 20 (29.41%) ITIL
11 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (27.94%) Firewall
13 18 (26.47%) VMware
13 18 (26.47%) SNMP
13 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (26.47%) Statistics
14 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (25.00%) SCOM
15 14 (20.59%) Finance
16 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (19.12%) MCSE
16 13 (19.12%) Perl
17 12 (17.65%) .NET
17 12 (17.65%) DHCP
17 12 (17.65%) UNIX
17 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
17 12 (17.65%) Windows 7

WMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WMI 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 WMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 4 (5.88%) Apache
2 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.88%) Lync
3 2 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (61.76%) TCP/IP
2 29 (42.65%) DNS
3 19 (27.94%) Firewall
4 18 (26.47%) SNMP
5 12 (17.65%) DHCP
6 8 (11.76%) SAN
7 7 (10.29%) LDAP
8 6 (8.82%) NetScaler
9 4 (5.88%) Internet
10 2 (2.94%) LAN
10 2 (2.94%) WAN
10 2 (2.94%) VPN
10 2 (2.94%) Network Security
10 2 (2.94%) NAS
10 2 (2.94%) VLAN
10 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.47%) IPv4
11 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) MS Access
7 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
1 5 (7.35%) NUnit
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Publishing
2 8 (11.76%) Marketing
3 4 (5.88%) Law
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (10.29%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (10.29%) Monitoring Engineer
2 7 (10.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
4 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.88%) Junior
5 4 (5.88%) Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Process Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) SOAP
2 6 (8.82%) Web Services
2 6 (8.82%) RESTful
3 5 (7.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.35%) WCF
3 5 (7.35%) WPF
4 4 (5.88%) ADSI
4 4 (5.88%) HTML
5 3 (4.41%) COM
6 2 (2.94%) DCOM
7 1 (1.47%) MDX
7 1 (1.47%) WSH
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Statistics
2 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.29%) Hedge funds
3 7 (10.29%) e-Health
3 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.82%) Clustering
5 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.41%) CMDB
7 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.94%) PKI
7 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Linux
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (17.65%) UNIX
3 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.29%) Solaris
6 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
3 10 (14.71%) Network Management
4 9 (13.24%) Change Management
4 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.29%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.29%) Workflow
6 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.82%) HOOD
7 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.82%) Change Control
8 5 (7.35%) BDD
8 5 (7.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (79.41%) SQL
2 46 (67.65%) PowerShell
3 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
4 13 (19.12%) Perl
5 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.18%) VBScript
6 9 (13.24%) C#
7 6 (8.82%) VBA
8 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.41%) VB
10 2 (2.94%) C
10 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (19.12%) MCSE
2 9 (13.24%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) MCSA
3 7 (10.29%) MCP
4 6 (8.82%) SAP Certification
5 3 (4.41%) MCTS
6 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.76%) XenApp
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.94%) vSphere
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (39.71%) SCCM
2 17 (25.00%) SCOM
3 8 (11.76%) ZABBIX
3 8 (11.76%) Puppet
4 7 (10.29%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (10.29%) OpenView
5 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (5.88%) Foglight
6 4 (5.88%) WSUS
6 4 (5.88%) SCOrch
7 3 (4.41%) HP SIM
7 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.24%) HP
3 18 (26.47%) VMware
4 11 (16.18%) SolarWinds
5 8 (11.76%) Citrix
6 7 (10.29%) Cisco
6 7 (10.29%) CA
7 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.82%) Qualys
7 6 (8.82%) LogRhythm
8 5 (7.35%) McAfee
8 5 (7.35%) NetApp
9 4 (5.88%) Interwoven
9 4 (5.88%) AppSense
10 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.41%) NetScout
10 3 (4.41%) Remedy
11 2 (2.94%) Intel
11 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Premier Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, 25 days holidays
Posted: 18 days ago