The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WFM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 840 883
Rank change year-on-year +60 +43  
Permanent jobs citing WFM 64 78 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.080% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.090% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 49 72 50
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -9.52% -4.00%  

WFM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71495 86758 87192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.63% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59324 72606 71305
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WFM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for WFM in England

WFM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM in England.

Salary trend for WFM in England

WFM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WFM in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WFM in England

WFM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +40 20 £44,000 -23.47% 2
West Midlands +32 13 £50,000 +42.85% 1
London +64 9 £55,500 -28.38% 2
North West -2 7 £38,750 -24.75% 5
South West +30 4 £26,250 -41.66%
South East +49 2 £45,000 -14.28%
East Midlands 0 2 £36,000 +60.00%
East of England +8 1 £35,000 -1.40%
WFM
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing WFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WFM.

1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (15.93%) Finance
4 17 (15.04%) Change Management
5 14 (12.39%) Cisco
6 13 (11.50%) PBX
6 13 (11.50%) CRM
6 13 (11.50%) SaaS
7 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.62%) Telecoms
7 12 (10.62%) Avaya
8 11 (9.73%) Windows
8 11 (9.73%) Linux
8 11 (9.73%) IIS
8 11 (9.73%) Degree
9 10 (8.85%) Process Management
9 10 (8.85%) CSS
9 10 (8.85%) HTML
9 10 (8.85%) SQL
9 10 (8.85%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (7.96%) Web Services
10 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
10 9 (7.96%) SLA
10 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.96%) Marketing
10 9 (7.96%) Problem Management
10 9 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.96%) IP Telephony
10 9 (7.96%) PCI DSS
10 9 (7.96%) Relational Database

WFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.73%) IIS
2 8 (7.08%) Confluence
2 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.65%) SAS
3 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.77%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) PBX
2 9 (7.96%) IP Telephony
3 8 (7.08%) VoIP
4 7 (6.19%) ISDN
5 4 (3.54%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (3.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.77%) CTI
6 2 (1.77%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.77%) Wireless
7 1 (0.88%) BGP
7 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.88%) LAN
7 1 (0.88%) MPLS
7 1 (0.88%) OSPF
7 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.88%) SNMP
7 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.88%) VPN
7 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) MySQL
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) JIRA
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.96%) Marketing
4 7 (6.19%) Banking
5 6 (5.31%) Billing
6 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.54%) Legal
6 4 (3.54%) Retail
7 3 (2.65%) German Language
8 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (11.50%) Analyst
2 12 (10.62%) Trainer
3 11 (9.73%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Configuration Analyst
4 8 (7.08%) Consultant
4 8 (7.08%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (6.19%) Developer
5 7 (6.19%) Planning Manager
5 7 (6.19%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (5.31%) IT Engineer
6 6 (5.31%) IT Support
6 6 (5.31%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (5.31%) Telephony Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.42%) Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (3.54%) Sales Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) CSS
1 10 (8.85%) HTML
2 9 (7.96%) Web Services
3 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.65%) jQuery
3 3 (2.65%) Spring
4 2 (1.77%) HTML5
4 2 (1.77%) JSON
4 2 (1.77%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.88%) Mason
5 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.42%) NHS
5 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.65%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.77%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.77%) Robotics
6 2 (1.77%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) CCTV
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Linux
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Unix
3 2 (1.77%) VMS
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.04%) Change Management
2 13 (11.50%) CRM
3 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (8.85%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (8.85%) Process Management
5 9 (7.96%) Problem Management
5 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (7.08%) ITIL
6 8 (7.08%) Project Management
6 8 (7.08%) System Testing
7 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.19%) Resource Management
8 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.31%) Validation
9 5 (4.42%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.42%) Coaching
9 5 (4.42%) People Management
9 5 (4.42%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) PHP
3 7 (6.19%) Java
4 3 (2.65%) C#
4 3 (2.65%) Perl
4 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.65%) Python
5 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) R
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) CCNA
2 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.77%) APMP
4 1 (0.88%) CCDP
4 1 (0.88%) CCNP
4 1 (0.88%) HND
4 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) PCI DSS
1 9 (7.96%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) PMO
2 4 (3.54%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.65%) NDS
1 3 (2.65%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (7.96%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (5.31%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (3.54%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Cisco
2 12 (10.62%) Avaya
3 8 (7.08%) Atlassian
3 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 8 (7.08%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.31%) NICE Systems
5 5 (4.42%) Nortel
5 5 (4.42%) Verint
6 4 (3.54%) IPFX
6 4 (3.54%) SOTI
7 2 (1.77%) Adobe
7 2 (1.77%) BT
7 2 (1.77%) Remedy
7 2 (1.77%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) Genesys
8 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.88%) Tableau
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