Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 128 155
Rank change year-on-year +22 +27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Migration 2,453 2,535 2,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.99% 2.57% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.81% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,873 1,931 1,637
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,550 £32,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 75,176 90,228 89,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 91.49% 91.45% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58,061 72,855 73,215
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,941 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the UK excluding London

Migration
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Migration in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Migration in the UK excluding London

Migration
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Migration in the UK excluding London

Migration
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
South East +9 810 £55,000 +4.76% 84
North of England +21 650 £52,500 +5.00% 89
Midlands +13 369 £47,500 -5.00% 59
North West +57 338 £52,500 +16.67% 42
Yorkshire -6 261 £50,000 - 33
West Midlands +8 258 £50,000 - 45
South West +5 240 £47,500 +5.56% 21
East of England +43 229 £50,000 - 33
East Midlands +28 105 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Scotland -48 103 £48,625 -2.75% 16
North East +27 52 £44,000 -26.67% 14
Wales +43 49 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Northern Ireland -38 7 £30,250 -32.78% 3
Channel Islands - 1 £60,000 - 2
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Migration.

1 763 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 689 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 614 (25.03%) Agile Software Development
4 575 (23.44%) Windows
5 549 (22.38%) SQL
6 528 (21.52%) Data Migration
7 494 (20.14%) Finance
8 490 (19.98%) Amazon AWS
9 449 (18.30%) Office 365
10 429 (17.49%) Active Directory
11 396 (16.14%) SQL Server
12 376 (15.33%) VMware
13 330 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
14 327 (13.33%) Project Management
15 318 (12.96%) Windows Server
16 300 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
17 295 (12.03%) DevOps
18 269 (10.97%) Linux
19 251 (10.23%) Firewall
19 251 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
20 242 (9.87%) ITIL
20 242 (9.87%) Data Centre
21 239 (9.74%) Degree
22 233 (9.50%) DNS
23 227 (9.25%) Cisco
24 225 (9.17%) PowerShell
25 219 (8.93%) C#
26 217 (8.85%) Hyper-V
27 214 (8.72%) Mentoring
28 212 (8.64%) Oracle

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 147 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 141 (5.75%) MS Exchange
3 65 (2.65%) Skype for Business
4 57 (2.32%) IIS
5 37 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (1.02%) Confluence
6 25 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (0.94%) Apache
8 22 (0.90%) Apache Spark
9 20 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 19 (0.77%) OpenStack
10 19 (0.77%) SAS
11 18 (0.73%) JBoss
11 18 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 17 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.65%) CMS
14 14 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
15 12 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (0.49%) IBM Notes
15 12 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 153 (6.24%) Microsoft Office
2 83 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.041%) CATIA
6 1 (0.041%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.041%) Weka
Business Applications
1 74 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (2.41%) SAP S/4HANA
3 30 (1.22%) SAP ERP
4 20 (0.82%) Magento
5 16 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (0.57%) SAP EWM
6 14 (0.57%) SAP WM
7 12 (0.49%) SAP MM
8 10 (0.41%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.41%) SAP SD
9 9 (0.37%) Maximo
10 8 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.33%) SAP Business One
10 8 (0.33%) SAP GRC
11 7 (0.29%) SAP PP
12 6 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 6 (0.24%) SAP MDG
13 5 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 689 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 490 (19.98%) Amazon AWS
3 449 (18.30%) Office 365
4 140 (5.71%) IaaS
5 122 (4.97%) PaaS
6 108 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 104 (4.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 86 (3.51%) Power Platform
9 81 (3.30%) SaaS
10 73 (2.98%) Dynamics 365
11 60 (2.45%) Serverless
12 56 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
13 51 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
14 50 (2.04%) Amazon S3
15 42 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
16 36 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 30 (1.22%) GitHub
18 25 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
19 24 (0.98%) Azure ExpressRoute
20 22 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 251 (10.23%) Firewall
2 233 (9.50%) DNS
3 173 (7.05%) WAN
4 171 (6.97%) LAN
5 162 (6.60%) DHCP
6 111 (4.53%) VPN
7 90 (3.67%) SAN
8 69 (2.81%) Skype
9 58 (2.36%) Unified Communications
10 52 (2.12%) VLAN
11 49 (2.00%) TCP/IP
12 48 (1.96%) Network Security
13 46 (1.88%) Broadband
14 44 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
15 42 (1.71%) MPLS
16 41 (1.67%) Wireless
17 35 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
18 32 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
18 32 (1.30%) VoIP
19 31 (1.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (16.14%) SQL Server
2 156 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 154 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
4 125 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (3.51%) MySQL
6 83 (3.38%) Power BI
7 74 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 68 (2.77%) SQL Server 2016
9 67 (2.73%) Big Data
9 67 (2.73%) Relational Database
10 60 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
11 53 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
11 53 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 52 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
13 42 (1.71%) QlikView
14 40 (1.63%) Oracle Database
15 37 (1.51%) Hadoop
15 37 (1.51%) SAP HANA
15 37 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
16 34 (1.39%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 155 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 93 (3.79%) JIRA
3 91 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 57 (2.32%) Visual Studio
6 35 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
7 32 (1.30%) Subversion
8 29 (1.18%) MSI
9 18 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 18 (0.73%) TeamCity
10 16 (0.65%) Maven
11 14 (0.57%) Bitbucket
11 14 (0.57%) GitLab
11 14 (0.57%) webpack
12 13 (0.53%) Zephyr
13 12 (0.49%) LSMW
14 11 (0.45%) JUnit
14 11 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (0.41%) AdminStudio
16 9 (0.37%) gulp
General
1 494 (20.14%) Finance
2 175 (7.13%) Retail
3 127 (5.18%) Manufacturing
4 105 (4.28%) Banking
5 72 (2.94%) Marketing
6 43 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 42 (1.71%) Local Government
8 32 (1.30%) Billing
9 24 (0.98%) Legal
10 15 (0.61%) Advertising
10 15 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.45%) Electronics
11 11 (0.45%) Games
12 9 (0.37%) Automotive
12 9 (0.37%) Back Office
12 9 (0.37%) Law
13 6 (0.24%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.20%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 392 (15.98%) Architect
2 348 (14.19%) Developer
3 260 (10.60%) Consultant
4 219 (8.93%) Analyst
5 163 (6.64%) Project Manager
6 145 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 137 (5.58%) Cloud Architect
8 112 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
9 78 (3.18%) Data Analyst
9 78 (3.18%) DBA
10 75 (3.06%) Support Engineer
11 74 (3.02%) Administrator
12 70 (2.85%) .NET Developer
13 63 (2.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 58 (2.36%) Cloud Engineer
14 58 (2.36%) IT Manager
15 56 (2.28%) SQL Developer
16 55 (2.24%) C# Developer
17 54 (2.20%) Cloud Consultant
17 54 (2.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (7.99%) Web Services
2 189 (7.70%) .NET
3 123 (5.01%) HTML
4 86 (3.51%) Middleware
5 85 (3.47%) AngularJS
6 77 (3.14%) REST
6 77 (3.14%) XML
7 72 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 72 (2.94%) SOAP
8 71 (2.89%) CSS
9 69 (2.81%) JSON
10 65 (2.65%) ASP.NET
11 51 (2.08%) .NET Core
12 39 (1.59%) XSLT
13 37 (1.51%) Node.js
14 35 (1.43%) Laravel
15 34 (1.39%) React
16 32 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (1.22%) jQuery
17 30 (1.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 300 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 242 (9.87%) Data Centre
3 142 (5.79%) Public Cloud
4 116 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
5 106 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 105 (4.28%) Hybrid Cloud
7 77 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
8 72 (2.94%) User Experience
9 63 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
10 52 (2.12%) Private Cloud
11 42 (1.71%) Clustering
12 34 (1.39%) PKI
13 32 (1.30%) Driving Licence
13 32 (1.30%) Replication
14 29 (1.18%) Data Structures
15 26 (1.06%) NHS
16 22 (0.90%) CMDB
17 20 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
18 18 (0.73%) Virtual Team
19 16 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 575 (23.44%) Windows
2 318 (12.96%) Windows Server
3 269 (10.97%) Linux
4 169 (6.89%) Windows 10
5 126 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 80 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 70 (2.85%) Unix
9 37 (1.51%) Windows 8
10 32 (1.30%) Ubuntu
11 31 (1.26%) CentOS
12 29 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (0.90%) Android
15 16 (0.65%) Apple iOS
15 16 (0.65%) Windows XP
16 14 (0.57%) Fedora
17 11 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
17 11 (0.45%) Debian
18 9 (0.37%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (25.03%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (21.52%) Data Migration
3 330 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
4 327 (13.33%) Project Management
5 295 (12.03%) DevOps
6 242 (9.87%) ITIL
7 214 (8.72%) Mentoring
8 209 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 195 (7.95%) ETL
10 194 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
11 191 (7.79%) Analytics
12 187 (7.62%) Presales
13 174 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 166 (6.77%) CRM
15 157 (6.40%) Change Management
16 147 (5.99%) Scrum
17 134 (5.46%) Data Modelling
18 133 (5.42%) Software Engineering
19 130 (5.30%) PRINCE2
20 122 (4.97%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 549 (22.38%) SQL
2 225 (9.17%) PowerShell
3 219 (8.93%) C#
4 191 (7.79%) JavaScript
5 183 (7.46%) Java
6 154 (6.28%) T-SQL
7 114 (4.65%) Python
8 63 (2.57%) C
9 47 (1.92%) C++
9 47 (1.92%) PHP
10 44 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 42 (1.71%) PL/SQL
12 30 (1.22%) Apex Code
13 29 (1.18%) Ruby
13 29 (1.18%) VB
14 27 (1.10%) ABAP
15 24 (0.98%) VB.NET
16 22 (0.90%) Perl
16 22 (0.90%) Shell Script
17 21 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 239 (9.74%) Degree
2 159 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 118 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 111 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
5 91 (3.71%) SC Cleared
6 66 (2.69%) CCNA
7 61 (2.49%) MCSA
8 60 (2.45%) CCNP
9 55 (2.24%) MCSE
10 38 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
11 36 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 35 (1.43%) TOGAF Certification
13 28 (1.14%) AWS Certification
13 28 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
14 21 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 19 (0.77%) DV Cleared
16 18 (0.73%) CISSP
16 18 (0.73%) ISTQB
16 18 (0.73%) Master's Degree
16 18 (0.73%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.83%) Data Quality
2 81 (3.30%) QA
3 79 (3.22%) SLA
4 41 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (1.39%) GDPR
6 32 (1.30%) PMO
7 26 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.082%) HL7
10 2 (0.082%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.082%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.082%) NIST
11 1 (0.041%) COBIT
11 1 (0.041%) DICOM
System Software
1 429 (17.49%) Active Directory
2 251 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 217 (8.85%) Hyper-V
4 100 (4.08%) Docker
5 45 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
6 38 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (1.39%) XenApp
8 31 (1.26%) vSphere
9 30 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (0.65%) VMware NSX
10 16 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 14 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
12 12 (0.49%) NFS
12 12 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (0.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 9 (0.37%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 9 (0.37%) Time Sharing Option
15 7 (0.29%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 155 (6.32%) SCCM
2 99 (4.04%) Ansible
3 81 (3.30%) Kubernetes
4 80 (3.26%) Terraform
5 73 (2.98%) Puppet
6 71 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
7 49 (2.00%) SCOM
8 42 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
9 40 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
10 28 (1.14%) WSUS
11 26 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
12 19 (0.77%) SCVMM
13 18 (0.73%) Salt
14 15 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
15 14 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
16 13 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
17 12 (0.49%) IBM BigFix
17 12 (0.49%) Nagios
18 11 (0.45%) Packer
18 11 (0.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 763 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 376 (15.33%) VMware
3 227 (9.25%) Cisco
4 212 (8.64%) Oracle
5 167 (6.81%) SAP
6 135 (5.50%) Citrix
7 117 (4.77%) Google
8 90 (3.67%) HP
9 87 (3.55%) IBM
10 71 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
11 68 (2.77%) Tableau
12 64 (2.61%) Red Hat
13 54 (2.20%) NetApp
14 52 (2.12%) Veeam
15 51 (2.08%) SolarWinds
16 43 (1.75%) Juniper
17 41 (1.67%) Dell
18 40 (1.63%) Apple
19 35 (1.43%) Symantec
20 33 (1.35%) Rackspace