The table below looks at the statistics for WorkSite skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WorkSite over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy WorkSite
Rank 782 775 772
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing WorkSite 109 114 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 111
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £60,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-54.35% +141.00%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23494 21791 23725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.87% 20.30% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19188 18460 20272
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

WorkSite
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WorkSite within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WorkSite Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WorkSite
Salary Trend

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

WorkSite Salary Trend in the UK

WorkSite
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WorkSite over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

WorkSite Salary Histogram in the UK

WorkSite
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WorkSite within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -48 81 £40,000 -5.88% 7
London -29 66 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Scotland +14 25 £26,250 +9.37%
Glasgow +11 20 £25,500 +6.25%
City of London -6 15 £47,500 +8.57% 2
East of England -12 7 £24,000 -60.33%
South East - 6 £34,500 -
Watford -11 5 £24,000 -56.36%
Hertfordshire -22 5 £24,000 -60.33%
Hampshire - 4 £31,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £29,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £33,000 -
Leeds - 2 £38,000 -
Essex - 2 £21,750 -
Kent - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £38,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -

WorkSite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite.

1 158 (73.49%) Law
2 150 (69.77%) Windows
3 136 (63.26%) MS Office
4 124 (57.67%) Legal
5 112 (52.09%) Windows 7
6 106 (49.30%) Microsoft
7 100 (46.51%) Active Directory
8 76 (35.35%) MS Excel
9 62 (28.84%) Interwoven
10 61 (28.37%) Windows XP
11 58 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (25.58%) SQL
13 51 (23.72%) ITIL
14 44 (20.47%) Citrix
15 43 (20.00%) Document Management
16 42 (19.53%) MS PowerPoint
17 35 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (14.42%) HP
19 30 (13.95%) SQL Server
20 27 (12.56%) VMware
21 26 (12.09%) CRM
22 25 (11.63%) MS Exchange
23 23 (10.70%) T-SQL
23 23 (10.70%) VBScript
24 21 (9.77%) C#
24 21 (9.77%) .NET
25 19 (8.84%) Content Management
26 18 (8.37%) Blackberry
27 17 (7.91%) VB
28 15 (6.98%) IDOL

WorkSite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (3.72%) IIS
6 7 (3.26%) Lync
6 7 (3.26%) CMS
7 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.93%) Confluence
9 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 136 (63.26%) MS Office
2 76 (35.35%) MS Excel
3 42 (19.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) WebTrends
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.05%) VPN
2 9 (4.19%) ADSL
3 8 (3.72%) DNS
3 8 (3.72%) 3G
4 7 (3.26%) Broadband
5 6 (2.79%) DHCP
6 5 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.86%) Firewall
7 4 (1.86%) Extranet
8 3 (1.40%) VLAN
8 3 (1.40%) Intranet
9 2 (0.93%) VoIP
9 2 (0.93%) WAN
9 2 (0.93%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.47%) Internet
10 1 (0.47%) Wireless
10 1 (0.47%) LAN
10 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.98%) IDOL
3 10 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.93%) OLTP
10 1 (0.47%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.47%) DB2
10 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.47%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (5.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (2.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.40%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.93%) JIRA
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 158 (73.49%) Law
2 124 (57.67%) Legal
3 10 (4.65%) Finance
4 5 (2.33%) Banking
5 4 (1.86%) Back Office
6 3 (1.40%) Billing
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 151 (70.23%) Analyst
2 88 (40.93%) Support Analyst
3 48 (22.33%) Service Analyst
3 48 (22.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 34 (15.81%) Help Desk Analyst
5 27 (12.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 27 (12.56%) Help Desk Support
6 24 (11.16%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 23 (10.70%) Applications Support
8 22 (10.23%) Trainer
8 22 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 17 (7.91%) IT Trainer
10 16 (7.44%) Test Analyst
11 15 (6.98%) Tester
12 14 (6.51%) Applications Support Analyst
13 12 (5.58%) Developer
14 11 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (5.12%) Desktop Analyst
15 10 (4.65%) Software Tester
15 10 (4.65%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.77%) .NET
2 14 (6.51%) XML
3 7 (3.26%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.79%) jQuery
4 6 (2.79%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.33%) WCF
5 5 (2.33%) Web Services
6 4 (1.86%) COM+
6 4 (1.86%) XSL
6 4 (1.86%) ADO.NET
6 4 (1.86%) NHibernate
6 4 (1.86%) Ajax
6 4 (1.86%) Application Packaging
6 4 (1.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.40%) WinForms
7 3 (1.40%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.47%) WPF
8 1 (0.47%) WF
8 1 (0.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Blackberry
2 6 (2.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.79%) E-Learning
2 6 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.40%) Replication
4 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.93%) PDA
6 1 (0.47%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Handset
6 1 (0.47%) Wiki
6 1 (0.47%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 150 (69.77%) Windows
2 112 (52.09%) Windows 7
3 61 (28.37%) Windows XP
4 58 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.05%) Windows 8
7 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.86%) Linux
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.47%) Android
10 1 (0.47%) Solaris
10 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.72%) ITIL
2 43 (20.00%) Document Management
3 26 (12.09%) CRM
4 19 (8.84%) Content Management
5 12 (5.58%) Manual Testing
5 12 (5.58%) Incident Management
5 12 (5.58%) Test Automation
6 9 (4.19%) Workflow
6 9 (4.19%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.72%) Service Management
7 8 (3.72%) Mentoring
8 6 (2.79%) ETL
8 6 (2.79%) Time Management
9 5 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (2.33%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.33%) OO
10 4 (1.86%) UML
10 4 (1.86%) Practice Management
10 4 (1.86%) MVC
10 4 (1.86%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.58%) SQL
2 23 (10.70%) T-SQL
2 23 (10.70%) VBScript
3 21 (9.77%) C#
4 17 (7.91%) VB
5 10 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.19%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.98%) ISEB
2 13 (6.05%) Degree
3 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.12%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.26%) MOS
5 7 (3.26%) MCP
6 5 (2.33%) MCSD
7 4 (1.86%) MCSE
8 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.93%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.93%) MCITP
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 100 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.26%) vSphere
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.93%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (6.98%) SCCM
2 10 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.40%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.93%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 106 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 62 (28.84%) Interwoven
3 44 (20.47%) Citrix
4 31 (14.42%) HP
5 27 (12.56%) VMware
6 5 (2.33%) AppSense
6 5 (2.33%) Open Text
6 5 (2.33%) Cisco
7 3 (1.40%) Kaspersky
7 3 (1.40%) NetApp
7 3 (1.40%) Novell
8 2 (0.93%) Wyse
8 2 (0.93%) Symantec
8 2 (0.93%) LANDesk
8 2 (0.93%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.47%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.47%) Altiris
9 1 (0.47%) Hummingbird
9 1 (0.47%) Remedy
9 1 (0.47%) Intel
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