Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 144 130
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 -47
Permanent jobs citing Migration 265 291 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.16% 2.27% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.49% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 196 218 195
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,175 £59,200
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 11,227 11,693 10,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.39% 91.25% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,038 9,586 8,488
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +1 129 £45,000 -5.26% 34
Cheshire -8 92 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Lancashire -4 23 £60,000 +62.16% 7
Cumbria +1 9 £45,000 +91.49%
Merseyside -9 9 £45,750 +10.24% 2
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 121 (45.66%) SQL
2 87 (32.83%) Data Migration
3 76 (28.68%) Microsoft
4 75 (28.30%) Finance
5 66 (24.91%) SQL Server
5 66 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 55 (20.75%) Windows
7 50 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (13.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (13.58%) T-SQL
12 35 (13.21%) VMware
13 34 (12.83%) Change Management
14 33 (12.45%) ETL
14 33 (12.45%) Retail
15 32 (12.08%) Active Directory
16 31 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (11.70%) Windows Server
17 30 (11.32%) DevOps
17 30 (11.32%) Office 365
17 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (10.94%) Oracle
18 29 (10.94%) .NET
19 27 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
20 24 (9.06%) Hyper-V
21 23 (8.68%) Replication
21 23 (8.68%) Project Management

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 20 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (4.91%) IIS
4 10 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.02%) Confluence
5 8 (3.02%) SAS
6 7 (2.64%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.26%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.51%) CICS
9 4 (1.51%) JBoss
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.51%) SAP QM
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.38%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.38%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 55 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (11.32%) Office 365
3 12 (4.53%) PaaS
4 11 (4.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (4.15%) SaaS
5 9 (3.40%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (3.02%) IaaS
7 4 (1.51%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.13%) Force.com
9 2 (0.75%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.91%) Skype
2 12 (4.53%) VLAN
3 10 (3.77%) LAN
3 10 (3.77%) WAN
4 9 (3.40%) SAN
4 9 (3.40%) VPN
5 6 (2.26%) Firewall
5 6 (2.26%) HTTP
6 5 (1.89%) SMS
6 5 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.51%) DNS
8 3 (1.13%) DHCP
8 3 (1.13%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.13%) VSAN
9 2 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.75%) FCoE
9 2 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.75%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.75%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.91%) SQL Server
2 50 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (13.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (7.55%) MySQL
6 16 (6.04%) OLAP
7 15 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (4.91%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.53%) OLTP
10 11 (4.15%) DB2
10 11 (4.15%) Power BI
11 10 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (2.64%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (4.91%) ERwin
2 10 (3.77%) eCATT
2 10 (3.77%) LSMW
3 8 (3.02%) JIRA
4 7 (2.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.89%) NUnit
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.13%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.38%) MSI
10 1 (0.38%) Selenium
10 1 (0.38%) Subversion
10 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (28.30%) Finance
2 33 (12.45%) Retail
3 21 (7.92%) Billing
3 21 (7.92%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.53%) Local Government
5 10 (3.77%) Publishing
6 8 (3.02%) Advertising
6 8 (3.02%) Banking
7 7 (2.64%) Games
8 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.26%) Law
9 5 (1.89%) Marketing
10 4 (1.51%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (16.60%) Architect
2 43 (16.23%) Developer
3 41 (15.47%) Analyst
4 35 (13.21%) Consultant
5 18 (6.79%) Cloud Architect
5 18 (6.79%) Migration Analyst
6 17 (6.42%) Data Analyst
7 16 (6.04%) Data Migration Analyst
8 15 (5.66%) IT Manager
9 13 (4.91%) Cloud Consultant
9 13 (4.91%) Data Architect
10 12 (4.53%) DBA
10 12 (4.53%) SQL DBA
11 11 (4.15%) Administrator
11 11 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (4.15%) Change Manager
11 11 (4.15%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.77%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.77%) Web Architect
12 10 (3.77%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.94%) .NET
2 19 (7.17%) Web Services
3 15 (5.66%) HTML
4 12 (4.53%) .NET Framework
5 11 (4.15%) CSS
6 10 (3.77%) EDI
6 10 (3.77%) IDoc
6 10 (3.77%) Middleware
7 9 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (3.40%) WCF
8 8 (3.02%) RESTful
9 7 (2.64%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.64%) XML
10 6 (2.26%) HTML5
10 6 (2.26%) jQuery
11 5 (1.89%) Dapper ORM
11 5 (1.89%) Entity Framework
11 5 (1.89%) MDX
11 5 (1.89%) MSMQ
11 5 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.68%) Replication
2 23 (8.68%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (6.79%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.53%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (3.77%) LIMS
7 7 (2.64%) Clustering
7 7 (2.64%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.26%) DataPower
9 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.51%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.51%) VSAM
10 3 (1.13%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.13%) User Experience
11 2 (0.75%) Digital Signage
11 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.75%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.75%) Windows
2 31 (11.70%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.55%) Linux
4 14 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.02%) Unix
6 8 (3.02%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.26%) AIX
8 6 (2.26%) HPUX
8 6 (2.26%) Solaris
9 5 (1.89%) CentOS
9 5 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.51%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.75%) SUSE
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.83%) Data Migration
2 66 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (12.83%) Change Management
5 33 (12.45%) ETL
6 31 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (11.32%) DevOps
8 27 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (8.68%) Project Management
10 22 (8.30%) Data Transformation
11 21 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (7.92%) ITIL
11 21 (7.92%) Waterfall
12 20 (7.55%) ERP
13 19 (7.17%) Data Architecture
13 19 (7.17%) Data Integration
13 19 (7.17%) Data Modelling
14 18 (6.79%) Data Analysis
15 17 (6.42%) UML
16 16 (6.04%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 121 (45.66%) SQL
2 36 (13.58%) T-SQL
3 19 (7.17%) C#
4 16 (6.04%) Java
5 14 (5.28%) ABAP
6 12 (4.53%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.77%) C
8 9 (3.40%) Python
9 8 (3.02%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.26%) PHP
11 5 (1.89%) Perl
12 4 (1.51%) COBOL
12 4 (1.51%) JCL
12 4 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.13%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.13%) SOQL
14 2 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Degree
2 10 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.02%) MCSE
5 7 (2.64%) HND
6 5 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.51%) MCSA
8 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.38%) CCNA
10 1 (0.38%) CCNP
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.38%) MCPD
10 1 (0.38%) MCTS
10 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.77%) QA
3 4 (1.51%) GDPR
3 4 (1.51%) PMO
4 3 (1.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) GCP
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (12.08%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.06%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.26%) Docker
4 6 (2.26%) vSphere
5 4 (1.51%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (1.51%) XenApp
6 3 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.75%) NFS
7 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.38%) HDFS
8 1 (0.38%) vCloud
8 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.02%) Backup Exec
1 8 (3.02%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (2.64%) SCCM
3 6 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.26%) Tivoli
3 6 (2.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (2.26%) WSUS
4 5 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.75%) Ansible
5 2 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.75%) Puppet
5 2 (0.75%) SCOM
5 2 (0.75%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.38%) Nagios
6 1 (0.38%) PowerBroker
6 1 (0.38%) Terraform
6 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 76 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.21%) VMware
3 29 (10.94%) Oracle
4 17 (6.42%) SAP
5 14 (5.28%) Cisco
5 14 (5.28%) Google
6 13 (4.91%) Veeam
7 10 (3.77%) IBM
7 10 (3.77%) Rackspace
8 9 (3.40%) Citrix
9 8 (3.02%) Capita
9 8 (3.02%) Mitel
9 8 (3.02%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.64%) Hortonworks
11 6 (2.26%) Hitachi
11 6 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.89%) CA
12 5 (1.89%) HP
13 4 (1.51%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.51%) Zend