Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 156 166
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -54
Permanent jobs citing Migration 238 268 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.99% 2.04% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.24% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 183 154 142
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,775
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,890 11,982 10,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.08% 91.17% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8,748 9,557 8,869
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the North West

Migration
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Migration in the North West.

Salary trend for Migration in the North West

Migration
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the North West over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Migration in the North West

Migration
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +21 136 £45,000 -5.26% 61
Cheshire -17 54 £40,000 - 12
Lancashire +15 25 £55,000 +48.65% 1
Merseyside +11 13 £51,500 +21.18% 5
Cumbria +9 6 £45,000 +91.49%
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Migration.

1 108 (45.38%) SQL
2 56 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 55 (23.11%) Finance
4 50 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (21.01%) Data Migration
5 49 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (20.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (19.75%) Windows
8 46 (19.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 42 (17.65%) VMware
9 42 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 31 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (12.18%) Office 365
13 29 (12.18%) T-SQL
14 28 (11.76%) .NET
15 27 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (10.92%) Retail
16 26 (10.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (10.50%) Data Modelling
17 25 (10.50%) Linux
17 25 (10.50%) Windows Server
18 24 (10.08%) Change Management
19 23 (9.66%) ETL
20 22 (9.24%) Oracle
21 21 (8.82%) SAP
21 21 (8.82%) Manufacturing

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 19 (7.98%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.20%) Confluence
5 7 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.52%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.10%) IIS
8 4 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.68%) SAS
9 3 (1.26%) Apache
9 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.26%) JBoss
9 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.42%) CICS
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.10%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.68%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.42%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.42%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.42%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 46 (19.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (12.18%) Office 365
4 17 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (5.88%) PaaS
6 7 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (2.52%) IaaS
7 6 (2.52%) SaaS
8 3 (1.26%) Force.com
8 3 (1.26%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.42%) G Suite
9 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.88%) Skype
2 13 (5.46%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.46%) VLAN
3 12 (5.04%) VPN
4 10 (4.20%) DNS
4 10 (4.20%) LAN
4 10 (4.20%) WAN
5 8 (3.36%) Firewall
6 7 (2.94%) DHCP
6 7 (2.94%) SAN
7 5 (2.10%) HTTP
7 5 (2.10%) Network Security
7 5 (2.10%) SMS
8 4 (1.68%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.26%) Internet
9 3 (1.26%) SSL
9 3 (1.26%) VoIP
10 2 (0.84%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.84%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.84%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 27 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (10.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (7.14%) MySQL
6 15 (6.30%) OLAP
7 11 (4.62%) OLTP
7 11 (4.62%) Power BI
8 9 (3.78%) QlikView
8 9 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.94%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.52%) Big Data
11 6 (2.52%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.10%) SAP HANA
13 4 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (5.04%) ERwin
2 10 (4.20%) JIRA
3 9 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (3.78%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.10%) LSMW
6 5 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.68%) eCATT
7 4 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.84%) NUnit
9 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.42%) JMeter
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.42%) ProC
10 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 55 (23.11%) Finance
2 26 (10.92%) Retail
3 21 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.04%) Local Government
5 7 (2.94%) Banking
5 7 (2.94%) Marketing
6 6 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.10%) Law
8 4 (1.68%) Billing
8 4 (1.68%) Electronics
8 4 (1.68%) Front Office
8 4 (1.68%) Publishing
9 3 (1.26%) Back Office
10 2 (0.84%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (19.75%) Developer
2 45 (18.91%) Architect
3 31 (13.03%) Analyst
4 23 (9.66%) Consultant
5 16 (6.72%) Cloud Architect
6 15 (6.30%) SQL Developer
7 14 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.04%) AWS Architect
8 12 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (5.04%) Data Architect
8 12 (5.04%) IT Manager
9 11 (4.62%) Administrator
9 11 (4.62%) AWS Consultant
9 11 (4.62%) Cloud Consultant
9 11 (4.62%) Web Architect
9 11 (4.62%) Web Consultant
10 10 (4.20%) SQL BI Developer
11 9 (3.78%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.76%) .NET
2 20 (8.40%) Web Services
3 13 (5.46%) .NET Framework
4 11 (4.62%) HTML
4 11 (4.62%) Middleware
5 9 (3.78%) CSS
6 8 (3.36%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (2.94%) RESTful
7 7 (2.94%) WCF
8 6 (2.52%) REST
9 5 (2.10%) MDX
10 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.68%) EDI
10 4 (1.68%) HTML5
10 4 (1.68%) IDoc
10 4 (1.68%) jQuery
10 4 (1.68%) XML
11 3 (1.26%) CSS3
11 3 (1.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (5.46%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.78%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.78%) Replication
6 8 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.68%) LIMS
8 4 (1.68%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.68%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.84%) Digital Signage
10 2 (0.84%) Fintech
10 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.75%) Windows
2 25 (10.50%) Linux
2 25 (10.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 13 (5.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.78%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.36%) CentOS
8 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.68%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.84%) Solaris
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.42%) SUSE
11 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.01%) Data Migration
2 49 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (10.50%) Data Modelling
6 24 (10.08%) Change Management
7 23 (9.66%) ETL
8 20 (8.40%) DevOps
9 19 (7.98%) Project Management
10 18 (7.56%) CRM
11 16 (6.72%) Data Analysis
11 16 (6.72%) ITIL
11 16 (6.72%) Microservices
12 15 (6.30%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.88%) Data Integration
13 14 (5.88%) Data Security
13 14 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (5.88%) Master Data Management
14 13 (5.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 108 (45.38%) SQL
2 29 (12.18%) T-SQL
3 19 (7.98%) C#
4 12 (5.04%) Java
5 11 (4.62%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.20%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.78%) ABAP
8 8 (3.36%) Python
9 6 (2.52%) C
9 6 (2.52%) VB
9 6 (2.52%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.10%) VBA
11 4 (1.68%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.68%) Perl
12 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.26%) SOQL
13 2 (0.84%) Go
13 2 (0.84%) PHP
14 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (3.36%) Degree
2 7 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) CCNP
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CCDP
7 1 (0.42%) CCIE
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.42%) MCITP
7 1 (0.42%) MCSE
7 1 (0.42%) MCTS
7 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.52%) PMO
2 3 (1.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.26%) GDPR
2 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 34 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.04%) Docker
5 11 (4.62%) vSphere
6 7 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.68%) XenApp
7 4 (1.68%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.26%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.42%) vCloud
10 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) SCCM
2 9 (3.78%) Kubernetes
3 8 (3.36%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.36%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (2.94%) Ansible
4 7 (2.94%) WSUS
5 6 (2.52%) Grafana
5 6 (2.52%) Kibana
6 5 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.84%) Puppet
7 2 (0.84%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.42%) CASB
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.42%) Nagios
8 1 (0.42%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 56 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.65%) VMware
3 22 (9.24%) Oracle
4 21 (8.82%) SAP
5 18 (7.56%) Google
5 18 (7.56%) Veeam
6 17 (7.14%) Cisco
7 11 (4.62%) Rackspace
7 11 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 11 (4.62%) Tableau
8 9 (3.78%) Citrix
9 8 (3.36%) Atlassian
9 8 (3.36%) Capita
9 8 (3.36%) Mitel
10 5 (2.10%) Informatica
11 4 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.26%) F5
12 3 (1.26%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (0.84%) Forcepoint
13 2 (0.84%) Sophos