Period
to 20 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 158 111
Rank change year-on-year -4 -47 -4
Permanent jobs citing Migration 242 229 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.90% 1.88% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.11% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 130 147 266
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £56,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

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 11432 10869 11774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.61% 89.28% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9079 9097 9648
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 +4 137 £42,750 +6.88% 13
Cheshire +26 72 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Lancashire +1 17 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Merseyside -34 14 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Cumbria 0 1 £23,500 -
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Migration 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 North West region with a requirement for Migration.

1 76 (31.40%) Data Migration
2 66 (27.27%) Finance
3 65 (26.86%) Microsoft
4 54 (22.31%) SAP
5 52 (21.49%) SQL
6 51 (21.07%) Windows
7 42 (17.36%) Retail
7 42 (17.36%) Degree
8 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
9 39 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (16.12%) DevOps
10 38 (15.70%) E-Commerce
11 34 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
11 34 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (11.98%) Project Management
12 29 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (10.74%) Active Directory
13 26 (10.74%) .NET
13 26 (10.74%) PHP
13 26 (10.74%) Customer Requirements
14 25 (10.33%) MySQL
14 25 (10.33%) Laravel
14 25 (10.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 24 (9.92%) ERP
16 23 (9.50%) Symfony
16 23 (9.50%) Zend
16 23 (9.50%) Office 365
16 23 (9.50%) Re-Platforming

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 14 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.07%) Confluence
2 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.07%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.24%) Apache
5 2 (0.83%) CMS
5 2 (0.83%) Drupal
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.41%) Site Server
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.37%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (2.89%) Sage CRM
3 6 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.48%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.48%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.07%) SAP MDG
5 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.24%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.24%) SAP EWM
5 3 (1.24%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.83%) Magento
7 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.41%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (9.50%) Office 365
4 10 (4.13%) iPaaS
5 5 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.65%) IaaS
6 4 (1.65%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.24%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.24%) SaaS
8 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.83%) G Suite
8 2 (0.83%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.83%) PaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.41%) Route 53
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.37%) VPN
2 9 (3.72%) LAN
2 9 (3.72%) WAN
3 8 (3.31%) DNS
4 7 (2.89%) Firewall
5 6 (2.48%) DHCP
5 6 (2.48%) LDAP
5 6 (2.48%) MPLS
5 6 (2.48%) SAN
6 5 (2.07%) HTTP
6 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.65%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (1.65%) SSL
7 4 (1.65%) Wireless
8 3 (1.24%) BGP
8 3 (1.24%) Network Security
8 3 (1.24%) OSPF
8 3 (1.24%) RSVP
8 3 (1.24%) Skype
9 2 (0.83%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.33%) MySQL
2 25 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.13%) SAP Data Services
7 10 (4.13%) SAP HANA
8 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (3.31%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.65%) DTS
11 4 (1.65%) Power BI
12 2 (0.83%) Essbase
12 2 (0.83%) MS Access
13 1 (0.41%) Ingres
13 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (6.61%) eCATT
1 16 (6.61%) LSMW
2 12 (4.96%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.13%) JIRA
4 6 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.83%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.83%) Selenium
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.83%) Xdebug
7 1 (0.41%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (27.27%) Finance
2 42 (17.36%) Retail
3 19 (7.85%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.79%) Banking
5 10 (4.13%) Publishing
6 9 (3.72%) General Ledger
6 9 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.31%) Billing
8 7 (2.89%) Advertising
8 7 (2.89%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.89%) Marketing
9 5 (2.07%) Electronics
10 4 (1.65%) Law
11 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.41%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.41%) French Language
12 1 (0.41%) German Language
12 1 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.41%) Local Government
12 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (23.55%) Developer
2 40 (16.53%) Consultant
3 23 (9.50%) Analyst
3 23 (9.50%) Architect
4 22 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 21 (8.68%) Cloud Developer
5 21 (8.68%) PHP Developer
6 15 (6.20%) Implementation Manager
6 15 (6.20%) Project Manager
7 13 (5.37%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.96%) Logistics Consultant
8 12 (4.96%) SAP Logistics Consultant
9 11 (4.55%) SAP Developer
9 11 (4.55%) SAP PI Developer
9 11 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
9 11 (4.55%) Technical Architect
10 10 (4.13%) Integration Architect
10 10 (4.13%) SAP Architect
10 10 (4.13%) SAP Technical Architect
10 10 (4.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.74%) .NET
2 25 (10.33%) Laravel
3 23 (9.50%) Symfony
4 19 (7.85%) XML
5 16 (6.61%) EDI
5 16 (6.61%) IDoc
6 12 (4.96%) SAP ALE
6 12 (4.96%) SAP PI
7 9 (3.72%) HTML
7 9 (3.72%) Middleware
8 7 (2.89%) CSS
8 7 (2.89%) REST
9 6 (2.48%) SAP CO-PA
9 6 (2.48%) Web Services
10 5 (2.07%) WinForms
11 4 (1.65%) ODBC
11 4 (1.65%) SOAP
12 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.83%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.61%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.37%) NHS
4 12 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.31%) LIMS
7 6 (2.48%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.07%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (2.07%) EPoS
8 5 (2.07%) PKI
8 5 (2.07%) Replication
9 4 (1.65%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.65%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.65%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.24%) iPad
10 3 (1.24%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.83%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.07%) Windows
2 22 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.55%) Unix
4 10 (4.13%) Linux
5 9 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.83%) AIX
8 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) HPUX
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (31.40%) Data Migration
2 39 (16.12%) DevOps
3 38 (15.70%) E-Commerce
4 29 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.98%) Project Management
5 26 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (10.74%) Customer Requirements
6 25 (10.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (9.92%) ERP
8 23 (9.50%) Re-Platforming
9 22 (9.09%) CRM
10 21 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (7.85%) High Availability
12 18 (7.44%) ITIL
12 18 (7.44%) Waterfall
13 17 (7.02%) Change Management
14 16 (6.61%) ETL
14 16 (6.61%) Logistics
15 15 (6.20%) Integration Testing
15 15 (6.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (21.49%) SQL
2 26 (10.74%) PHP
3 20 (8.26%) T-SQL
4 16 (6.61%) ABAP
5 14 (5.79%) Java
6 12 (4.96%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.13%) C#
8 9 (3.72%) VB
9 7 (2.89%) Python
9 7 (2.89%) VBA
10 4 (1.65%) C
10 4 (1.65%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.24%) Ruby
12 2 (0.83%) C++
12 2 (0.83%) VB6
13 1 (0.41%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (17.36%) Degree
2 6 (2.48%) Master's Degree
2 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.65%) CCNA
4 4 (1.65%) CCNP
4 4 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.65%) MCSE
4 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.83%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.41%) MCPD
6 1 (0.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.41%) MCTS
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.44%) Data Quality
2 14 (5.79%) QA
3 4 (1.65%) MiFID
4 3 (1.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.41%) GDPR
5 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (10.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.65%) Docker
5 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.41%) GPFS
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.41%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.41%) vCloud
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (1.65%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (1.65%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (1.65%) Nagios
1 4 (1.65%) Perfmon
1 4 (1.65%) Puppet
2 3 (1.24%) Ansible
2 3 (1.24%) SCCM
3 2 (0.83%) Ganglia
3 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.83%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (26.86%) Microsoft
2 54 (22.31%) SAP
3 23 (9.50%) Zend
4 11 (4.55%) IBM
5 10 (4.13%) Cisco
5 10 (4.13%) Oracle
5 10 (4.13%) VMware
6 8 (3.31%) Sage
7 7 (2.89%) Tableau
8 5 (2.07%) Citrix
8 5 (2.07%) Google
8 5 (2.07%) HP
9 4 (1.65%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.65%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.65%) Pega
10 3 (1.24%) Juniper
10 3 (1.24%) Symantec
11 2 (0.83%) CA
11 2 (0.83%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com