The table below looks at the statistics for Workforce Management Optimization skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Workforce Management Optimization over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management Optimisation (WFO)
Rank 853 912 843
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -69
Permanent jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization 51 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.007% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.008% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 34
Average salary £75,000 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.41% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £200,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £180,000 £43,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+316.18% +33.07%

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
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Workforce Management Optimization
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Workforce Management Optimization Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Workforce Management Optimization
Salary Trend

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

Workforce Management Optimization Salary Trend in the UK

Workforce Management Optimization
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Workforce Management Optimization Salary Histogram in the UK

Workforce Management Optimization
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +74 38 £75,000 +70.45%
London +38 23 £75,000 +62.16%
Birmingham - 8 - -
West Midlands - 8 - -
North West - 4 £100,000 -
Manchester - 4 £100,000 -
South East +17 3 £37,500 -14.77%
West Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Crawley - 3 £37,500 -

Workforce Management Optimization
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Workforce Management Optimization 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 Workforce Management Optimization.

1 46 (58.97%) Avaya
2 43 (55.13%) IVR
3 34 (43.59%) Verint
4 33 (42.31%) WFM
4 33 (42.31%) CTI
5 31 (39.74%) Degree
6 25 (32.05%) Telecoms
7 24 (30.77%) Genesys
8 23 (29.49%) PBX
9 18 (23.08%) Cisco
9 18 (23.08%) SQL
10 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
10 16 (20.51%) Windows
11 14 (17.95%) Finance
11 14 (17.95%) CRM
11 14 (17.95%) ERP
11 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
11 14 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 13 (16.67%) Oracle
13 12 (15.38%) Time Management
14 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
14 11 (14.10%) Customer Insight
14 11 (14.10%) Speech Recognition
14 11 (14.10%) VXML
15 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (10.26%) CMS
16 8 (10.26%) Banking
16 8 (10.26%) Back Office
16 8 (10.26%) Analytics

Workforce Management Optimization
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Workforce Management Optimization 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 Workforce Management Optimization. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 33 (42.31%) CTI
2 23 (29.49%) PBX
3 7 (8.97%) Unified Communications
4 6 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) DEFINITY
5 1 (1.28%) SMS
5 1 (1.28%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.28%) MPLS
5 1 (1.28%) RTCP
5 1 (1.28%) RTP
5 1 (1.28%) H.323
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.28%) GGSN
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 25 (32.05%) Telecoms
2 14 (17.95%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 8 (10.26%) Back Office
4 6 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Consultant
1 20 (25.64%) Solutions Consultant
2 15 (19.23%) Account Manager
3 14 (17.95%) Sales Consultant
3 14 (17.95%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 11 (14.10%) Professional Services Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Sales Executive
5 8 (10.26%) Sales Executive
6 7 (8.97%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Account Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Sales Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Telephony Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Voice Network Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Analyst
10 1 (1.28%) Architect
10 1 (1.28%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.28%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) VXML
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) JSP
2 2 (2.56%) SOAP
2 2 (2.56%) JSON
2 2 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (1.28%) Laravel
3 1 (1.28%) jQuery
3 1 (1.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (55.13%) IVR
2 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 6 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.69%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) WFM
2 14 (17.95%) CRM
2 14 (17.95%) ERP
3 12 (15.38%) Time Management
4 11 (14.10%) Customer Insight
4 11 (14.10%) Speech Recognition
5 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.26%) Predictive Analytics
6 8 (10.26%) Analytics
6 8 (10.26%) Business Development
7 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.85%) Matrix Management
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.56%) SOA
9 2 (2.56%) UML
9 2 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Software Delivery
9 2 (2.56%) Product Management
9 2 (2.56%) User Stories
10 1 (1.28%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 6 (7.69%) C
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) VBScript
5 1 (1.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 31 (39.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.28%) Iperf
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) Avaya
2 34 (43.59%) Verint
3 24 (30.77%) Genesys
4 18 (23.08%) Cisco
5 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (8.97%) Mitel
7 1 (1.28%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Empirix