The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 873 907 798
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -109
Permanent jobs citing WMI 29 31 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.026% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.37% 0.42% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 60
Average salary £65,000 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.87%

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
7744 7437 6986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6141 5994 5612
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

WMI Salary Histogram in the UK

WMI
Top 11 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 3 July 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 +21 29 £65,000 +71.05% 6
London +31 21 £65,000 +79.31% 4
Ealing - 10 £65,000 - 1
South East +10 8 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Surrey - 6 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 5 - -
Berkshire -5 1 - -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 -

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 73 (98.65%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 44 (59.46%) VMware
4 38 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (44.59%) Linux
6 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
7 28 (37.84%) TCP/IP
7 28 (37.84%) PowerShell
8 26 (35.14%) SQL
9 23 (31.08%) Active Directory
10 20 (27.03%) DNS
10 20 (27.03%) C++
10 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
11 18 (24.32%) Citrix
12 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
12 17 (22.97%) ITIL
12 17 (22.97%) SCCM
12 17 (22.97%) Degree
12 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
13 16 (21.62%) SNMP
14 15 (20.27%) UNIX
14 15 (20.27%) Web Services
14 15 (20.27%) Finance
15 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
15 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (17.57%) Microsoft App-V
16 13 (17.57%) VBScript

WMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
5 5 (6.76%) JBoss
6 3 (4.05%) Apache
6 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) TCP/IP
2 20 (27.03%) DNS
3 16 (21.62%) SNMP
4 12 (16.22%) Firewall
4 12 (16.22%) Network Security
5 7 (9.46%) iSCSI
6 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
6 6 (8.11%) SSL
6 6 (8.11%) IPv4
7 5 (6.76%) SAN
7 5 (6.76%) VPN
7 5 (6.76%) LDAP
7 5 (6.76%) WebEx
8 4 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (5.41%) OSPF
8 4 (5.41%) BGP
8 4 (5.41%) IPsec
8 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.41%) BIG-IP
8 4 (5.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) MySQL
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.70%) DB2
5 2 (2.70%) Informix
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) SpecFlow
2 9 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.16%) MSI
3 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.81%) JIRA
3 8 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) InstallShield
4 4 (5.41%) AdminStudio
5 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) French Language
2 5 (6.76%) German Language
2 5 (6.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Test Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Support Specialist
6 6 (8.11%) Operations Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.41%) Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) Web Services
2 13 (17.57%) .NET
3 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.22%) COM
3 12 (16.22%) WCF
3 12 (16.22%) WPF
3 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (4.05%) WSH
6 1 (1.35%) HTML
6 1 (1.35%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.22%) BYOD
2 12 (16.22%) Visualisation
3 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (8.11%) EqualLogic
7 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
7 5 (6.76%) Clustering
8 4 (5.41%) PKI
8 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
9 3 (4.05%) CMDB
9 3 (4.05%) Replication
10 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.35%) iPad
11 1 (1.35%) NHS
11 1 (1.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 73 (98.65%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) UNIX
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.41%) CentOS
6 4 (5.41%) Debian
6 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ITIL
2 12 (16.22%) Scrum
2 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.22%) TDD
2 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (16.22%) Kanban
2 12 (16.22%) BDD
3 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.81%) Automated Testing
4 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
5 7 (9.46%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.11%) Change Management
7 5 (6.76%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (6.76%) Analytics
7 5 (6.76%) Customer Analytics
8 4 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.41%) Information Security
8 4 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) PowerShell
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 20 (27.03%) C++
4 13 (17.57%) VBScript
5 12 (16.22%) C#
5 12 (16.22%) Objective-C
6 8 (10.81%) Python
7 5 (6.76%) VB
7 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.41%) PHP
9 3 (4.05%) C
9 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Degree
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (16.22%) Citrix Certification
4 11 (14.86%) MCP
5 9 (12.16%) MCSE
5 9 (12.16%) CCIA
6 6 (8.11%) MCSA
6 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.76%) CCNA
8 4 (5.41%) CISSP
8 4 (5.41%) CCSP
8 4 (5.41%) CISA
8 4 (5.41%) CEH
9 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.05%) MCITP
9 3 (4.05%) CCA
9 3 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.35%) VCP5
10 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (31.08%) Active Directory
3 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
4 13 (17.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (14.86%) VMware ESX
6 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (10.81%) vSphere
8 7 (9.46%) XenApp
8 7 (9.46%) XenServer
9 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
10 4 (5.41%) Samba
10 4 (5.41%) NFS
11 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
12 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.70%) KVM
13 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (1.35%) DFS Replication
13 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) SCCM
2 6 (8.11%) BladeLogic
2 6 (8.11%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (5.41%) XenMobile
3 4 (5.41%) SCOM
4 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (4.05%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.35%) SCSM
5 1 (1.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 44 (59.46%) VMware
3 18 (24.32%) Citrix
4 12 (16.22%) Apple
5 11 (14.86%) AppSense
6 10 (13.51%) HP
7 9 (12.16%) BMC
8 8 (10.81%) EMC
8 8 (10.81%) Atlassian
9 7 (9.46%) NetApp
10 6 (8.11%) Cisco
10 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle
12 4 (5.41%) Symantec
12 4 (5.41%) Remedy
12 4 (5.41%) F5
13 3 (4.05%) Veritas
13 3 (4.05%) IBM
14 2 (2.70%) Dell
14 2 (2.70%) Cognizant
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