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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management Optimisation (WFO)
Rank 875 866 891
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Workforce Management Optimization 29 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.006% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 10
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £41,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014 within the UK.

Workforce Management Optimization Salary Histogram in the UK

Workforce Management Optimization
Top 8 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 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 22 £67,500 +50.00% 1
London +11 17 £69,000 +10.40% 1
Glasgow - 6 £23,000 -
Scotland - 6 £23,000 -
South East -19 5 £27,500 -31.25%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Berkshire -7 2 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes -14 2 £52,500 +31.25%

Workforce Management Optimization
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (80.00%) Avaya
2 23 (57.50%) Verint
3 16 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 15 (37.50%) Unified Communications
5 11 (27.50%) Genesys
5 11 (27.50%) SLA
5 11 (27.50%) Degree
6 10 (25.00%) IVR
6 10 (25.00%) CTI
6 10 (25.00%) PBX
6 10 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (20.00%) Mitel
7 8 (20.00%) Economics
8 7 (17.50%) Workflow Management
8 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
8 7 (17.50%) Workflow
8 7 (17.50%) CMS
8 7 (17.50%) DEFINITY
9 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
10 5 (12.50%) Legal
10 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.50%) WFM
10 5 (12.50%) Intranet
10 5 (12.50%) ITIL
10 5 (12.50%) Social Media
11 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (10.00%) WAN
11 4 (10.00%) SMTP

Workforce Management Optimization
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (17.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Unified Communications
2 10 (25.00%) CTI
2 10 (25.00%) PBX
3 7 (17.50%) DEFINITY
4 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
5 5 (12.50%) Intranet
6 4 (10.00%) WAN
6 4 (10.00%) SMTP
6 4 (10.00%) FTP
6 4 (10.00%) HTTP
6 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.00%) SSL
6 4 (10.00%) MPLS
6 4 (10.00%) H.323
6 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) SSH
6 4 (10.00%) LAN
7 3 (7.50%) Network Security
7 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.50%) ADSL
General
1 16 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Consultant
2 8 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Avaya Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Avaya Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Voice Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Training Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Voice Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
1 3 (7.50%) XML
1 3 (7.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) IVR
2 8 (20.00%) Economics
3 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) Social Media
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (5.00%) Blog
5 2 (5.00%) Handset
5 2 (5.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (17.50%) Workflow Management
2 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
2 7 (17.50%) Workflow
3 5 (12.50%) WFM
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
5 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 3 (7.50%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Avaya
2 23 (57.50%) Verint
3 11 (27.50%) Genesys
4 8 (20.00%) Mitel
5 4 (10.00%) NetApp
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) BT
6 3 (7.50%) Remedy
7 2 (5.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.50%) Nortel