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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management Optimisation (WFO)
Rank 872 895 867
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization 27 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.011% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 11
Average salary £62,500 £34,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.85% -22.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £21,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £22,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -60.36%

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
91483 89221 91345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.29% 81.86% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75482 71477 77760
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Workforce Management Optimization Salary Histogram in the UK

Workforce Management Optimization
Top 10 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 22 December 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
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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 +10 24 £62,500 +79.85%
London +13 18 £62,500 +25.00%
City of London - 4 £57,500 -
South East -8 3 £46,500 -19.13%
Reading - 2 £48,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £48,250 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £39,000 -
Scotland - 1 £39,000 -

Workforce Management Optimization
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 42 (80.77%) Avaya
2 39 (75.00%) Verint
3 27 (51.92%) Genesys
4 26 (50.00%) Unified Communications
5 25 (48.08%) SLA
6 24 (46.15%) Mitel
7 23 (44.23%) Economics
8 11 (21.15%) WFM
9 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
10 8 (15.38%) Degree
11 7 (13.46%) CTI
12 6 (11.54%) IVR
13 5 (9.62%) CMS
14 4 (7.69%) Legal
14 4 (7.69%) Cisco
14 4 (7.69%) PBX
14 4 (7.69%) MPLS
14 4 (7.69%) SQL
14 4 (7.69%) Product Management
14 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
15 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
15 3 (5.77%) BT
15 3 (5.77%) Workflow Management
15 3 (5.77%) Coaching
15 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
15 3 (5.77%) Windows
15 3 (5.77%) CRM
15 3 (5.77%) ADSL
15 3 (5.77%) ISDN
15 3 (5.77%) VoIP

Workforce Management Optimization
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (9.62%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 7 (13.46%) CTI
3 4 (7.69%) MPLS
3 4 (7.69%) PBX
4 3 (5.77%) ADSL
4 3 (5.77%) ISDN
4 3 (5.77%) DEFINITY
4 3 (5.77%) VoIP
4 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.85%) Softphone
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.92%) GGSN
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.92%) SMS
6 1 (1.92%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.92%) RTCP
6 1 (1.92%) RTP
6 1 (1.92%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Consultant
2 30 (57.69%) Solutions Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Avaya Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Avaya Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Training Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Test Leader
6 1 (1.92%) Professional Services Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) JSP
1 1 (1.92%) SOAP
1 1 (1.92%) VXML
1 1 (1.92%) XMPP
1 1 (1.92%) JSON
1 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Economics
2 6 (11.54%) IVR
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Blog
4 2 (3.85%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.85%) Social Media
4 2 (3.85%) Handset
4 2 (3.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) WFM
2 4 (7.69%) Product Management
3 3 (5.77%) Coaching
3 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
3 3 (5.77%) Workflow
3 3 (5.77%) CRM
3 3 (5.77%) Workflow Management
4 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (1.92%) UML
5 1 (1.92%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (1.92%) Business Development
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Stress Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.92%) SOA
5 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.92%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) VBScript
2 1 (1.92%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (48.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Avaya
2 39 (75.00%) Verint
3 27 (51.92%) Genesys
4 24 (46.15%) Mitel
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) BT
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (1.92%) Empirix
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Panasonic