The table below looks at the statistics for WMI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 864 930 935
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +5
Permanent jobs citing WMI 17 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.041% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.55% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 51
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,375 £39,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +22.65%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7631 8040 8521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.50% 7.55% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6101 6561 6830
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,875 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WMI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016 within the UK.

WMI Salary Histogram in the UK

WMI
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +49 17 £52,500 -16.00% 2
London +18 9 £52,500 -16.00% 2
South East +66 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 5 - -
Abingdon - 5 - -
South West - 2 £25,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £25,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £33,750 -
Corsham - 1 £25,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing WMI 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 WMI.

1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) PowerShell
3 26 (61.90%) Linux
4 24 (57.14%) Python
4 24 (57.14%) ITIL
4 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 21 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 18 (42.86%) Web Services
6 18 (42.86%) Finance
6 18 (42.86%) VMware
7 17 (40.48%) Perl
7 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
7 17 (40.48%) SCCM
7 17 (40.48%) vSphere
8 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
8 16 (38.10%) Cisco
8 16 (38.10%) VMware ESX
9 15 (35.71%) JSON
9 15 (35.71%) WSUS
9 15 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (35.71%) SOAP
9 15 (35.71%) SaaS
9 15 (35.71%) HIPAA
9 15 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 15 (35.71%) Qualys
9 15 (35.71%) Kibana

WMI
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 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) OpenShift
1 15 (35.71%) SaaS
2 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.90%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (7.14%) Office 365
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 5 (11.90%) SNMP
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) ICMP
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.38%) Intranet
5 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.38%) LDAP
5 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.38%) Redmine
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) TestRail
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Law
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 6 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 5 (11.90%) Principal Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Software Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Software Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) Web Services
2 15 (35.71%) JSON
2 15 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (11.90%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (7.14%) COM
5 3 (7.14%) React
5 3 (7.14%) WCF
5 3 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) CSS3
6 1 (2.38%) HTML
6 1 (2.38%) LAMP
6 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.14%) BYOD
6 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Fintech
7 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.38%) PKI
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
7 1 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Unix
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) VMS
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) ITIL
2 15 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (16.67%) Open Source
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.90%) Information Security
5 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Security Architecture
5 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
5 5 (11.90%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) PowerShell
2 24 (57.14%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 17 (40.48%) Perl
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
6 6 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.76%) VBScript
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (11.90%) CREST Certified
3 5 (11.90%) GCFA
3 5 (11.90%) GIAC
3 5 (11.90%) GPEN
3 5 (11.90%) OSCP
3 5 (11.90%) SANS
4 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 4 (9.52%) PMP
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) HIPAA
1 15 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) SSAE 16
3 2 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
2 17 (40.48%) vSphere
3 16 (38.10%) VMware ESX
4 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.38%) NFS
5 1 (2.38%) UAG
5 1 (2.38%) vCloud
5 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) SCCM
2 15 (35.71%) Kibana
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 15 (35.71%) WSUS
3 5 (11.90%) logstash
4 3 (7.14%) Zenoss
5 2 (4.76%) Nagios
5 2 (4.76%) SCOM
5 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) Perfmon
6 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Cisco
2 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 15 (35.71%) Qualys
3 15 (35.71%) ServiceNow
4 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) IBM
5 6 (14.29%) iManage
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle
6 5 (11.90%) Sophos
6 5 (11.90%) Splunk
7 4 (9.52%) Demandware
7 4 (9.52%) hybris
7 4 (9.52%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (9.52%) JDA
8 3 (7.14%) Apple
8 3 (7.14%) HP
9 2 (4.76%) BMC
9 2 (4.76%) CA
9 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds