Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 155 169
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Migration 2,505 2,272 2,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.71% 2.35% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.59% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,908 1,638 1,762
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,800 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - +8.91% +1.00%

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 83,748 87,734 99,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 90.71% 90.68% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66,539 71,197 81,464
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,255 £65,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 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
South East +17 782 £55,000 +4.76% 135
North of England +20 532 £45,000 - 151
Midlands +33 388 £45,000 -5.26% 100
East of England +66 351 £55,000 +10.00% 66
South West +43 260 £45,000 - 63
West Midlands +21 257 £47,500 - 59
North West +4 249 £45,000 +2.86% 84
Yorkshire +14 245 £43,000 -4.44% 53
Scotland +24 146 £50,000 +2.04% 36
East Midlands +22 128 £40,500 -17.35% 41
Wales -24 55 £54,871 +37.18% 11
North East +14 37 £60,000 +66.67% 14
Northern Ireland -19 12 £31,000 -17.33% 3
Channel Islands - 1 £85,000 -
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Migration.

1 787 (31.42%) SQL
2 737 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
3 729 (29.10%) Microsoft
4 700 (27.94%) Data Migration
5 603 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 545 (21.76%) SQL Server
7 516 (20.60%) Finance
8 498 (19.88%) Windows
9 415 (16.57%) Active Directory
10 412 (16.45%) C#
11 386 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
12 375 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
13 372 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
14 352 (14.05%) VMware
15 347 (13.85%) .NET
16 344 (13.73%) Office 365
17 332 (13.25%) Project Management
18 311 (12.42%) T-SQL
19 284 (11.34%) Windows Server
20 283 (11.30%) JavaScript
21 276 (11.02%) Web Services
22 271 (10.82%) Degree
23 270 (10.78%) Oracle
24 268 (10.70%) ETL
25 239 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
26 237 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
27 227 (9.06%) PowerShell
27 227 (9.06%) Linux
28 226 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
29 225 (8.98%) ERP

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
1 167 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 138 (5.51%) MS Exchange
3 66 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 65 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 60 (2.40%) Skype for Business
6 44 (1.76%) CMS
7 43 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 42 (1.68%) IIS
9 37 (1.48%) WebSphere
10 33 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 30 (1.20%) Confluence
11 30 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 26 (1.04%) SAS
13 25 (1.00%) JBoss
14 23 (0.92%) WebLogic
15 21 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
16 18 (0.72%) Apache Solr
17 17 (0.68%) Apache
17 17 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 151 (6.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 92 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
3 61 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 53 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 33 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.40%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.12%) Mingle
9 1 (0.040%) GIMP
9 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 83 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (1.84%) SAP S/4HANA
3 42 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.84%) SAP ERP
5 20 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
5 20 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
6 18 (0.72%) NetSuite
7 13 (0.52%) SAP APO
8 11 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (0.40%) HFM
10 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (0.36%) SAP CO
10 9 (0.36%) SAP FI
10 9 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (0.36%) SAP GRC
10 9 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
11 8 (0.32%) Infor M3
11 8 (0.32%) Line 500
11 8 (0.32%) Sage X3
11 8 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 603 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 375 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
3 344 (13.73%) Office 365
4 170 (6.79%) PaaS
5 169 (6.75%) IaaS
6 144 (5.75%) SaaS
7 89 (3.55%) Dynamics 365
8 70 (2.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 51 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
9 51 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
10 42 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 34 (1.36%) Serverless
12 30 (1.20%) Amazon S3
13 24 (0.96%) Azure Functions
14 19 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
14 19 (0.76%) OneDrive
15 17 (0.68%) GitHub
16 16 (0.64%) Mimecast
17 15 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 185 (7.39%) Firewall
2 162 (6.47%) DNS
3 135 (5.39%) SAN
4 99 (3.95%) DHCP
5 91 (3.63%) WAN
6 89 (3.55%) LAN
6 89 (3.55%) TCP/IP
7 71 (2.83%) Network Security
8 70 (2.79%) VPN
9 60 (2.40%) Skype
10 54 (2.16%) Internet
11 51 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
12 40 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
13 38 (1.52%) MPLS
14 37 (1.48%) Intranet
15 35 (1.40%) VoIP
15 35 (1.40%) Wireless
16 34 (1.36%) VLAN
17 31 (1.24%) Wireshark
18 24 (0.96%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 204 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 198 (7.90%) Data Warehouse
4 187 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 77 (3.07%) MySQL
7 71 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 69 (2.75%) Big Data
9 66 (2.63%) Power BI
9 66 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 62 (2.48%) Relational Database
11 55 (2.20%) SAP HANA
12 46 (1.84%) Hadoop
13 45 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 45 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
14 44 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
15 43 (1.72%) NoSQL
16 33 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
17 30 (1.20%) QlikView
18 29 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 135 (5.39%) Git (software)
2 97 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (3.55%) JIRA
4 62 (2.48%) Visual Studio
5 44 (1.76%) Jenkins
6 29 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
7 27 (1.08%) Subversion
8 25 (1.00%) TeamCity
9 23 (0.92%) LSMW
10 22 (0.88%) ERwin
11 19 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (0.56%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.48%) Maven
14 12 (0.48%) Selenium
15 11 (0.44%) eCATT
15 11 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 10 (0.40%) SoapUI
16 10 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 516 (20.60%) Finance
2 174 (6.95%) Retail
3 148 (5.91%) Manufacturing
4 83 (3.31%) Marketing
5 66 (2.63%) Banking
6 52 (2.08%) Advertising
7 43 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 38 (1.52%) Legal
9 31 (1.24%) Publishing
10 23 (0.92%) Billing
11 17 (0.68%) Local Government
12 15 (0.60%) Back Office
12 15 (0.60%) French Language
12 15 (0.60%) Games
12 15 (0.60%) German Language
13 12 (0.48%) Swedish Language
14 9 (0.36%) Automotive
15 7 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.28%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 487 (19.44%) Developer
2 392 (15.65%) Architect
3 291 (11.62%) Analyst
4 189 (7.54%) Consultant
5 185 (7.39%) Project Manager
6 136 (5.43%) .NET Developer
7 120 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
8 113 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 98 (3.91%) Administrator
10 97 (3.87%) DBA
11 87 (3.47%) Cloud Architect
12 82 (3.27%) C# Developer
13 79 (3.15%) SQL Developer
14 71 (2.83%) Business Analyst
15 69 (2.75%) Support Engineer
16 66 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
17 63 (2.51%) Data Analyst
17 63 (2.51%) DevOps Engineer
17 63 (2.51%) SQL DBA
18 61 (2.44%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (13.85%) .NET
2 276 (11.02%) Web Services
3 216 (8.62%) HTML
4 155 (6.19%) AngularJS
5 148 (5.91%) CSS
6 144 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 95 (3.79%) XML
8 91 (3.63%) jQuery
9 77 (3.07%) HTML5
10 76 (3.03%) SOAP
10 76 (3.03%) WCF
11 73 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 67 (2.67%) REST
13 64 (2.55%) .NET Framework
14 60 (2.40%) JSON
15 54 (2.16%) Middleware
16 51 (2.04%) XSLT
17 48 (1.92%) RESTful
18 46 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (1.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 386 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 165 (6.59%) Self-Motivation
4 103 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 94 (3.75%) Replication
6 83 (3.31%) Public Cloud
7 77 (3.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 75 (2.99%) Computer Science
9 74 (2.95%) PKI
10 68 (2.71%) Clustering
11 54 (2.16%) User Experience
12 51 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
13 48 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
14 46 (1.84%) Private Cloud
15 41 (1.64%) Mobile App
16 34 (1.36%) Fintech
17 33 (1.32%) Data Structures
18 30 (1.20%) Client/Server
19 28 (1.12%) Fat Client
19 28 (1.12%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 498 (19.88%) Windows
2 284 (11.34%) Windows Server
3 227 (9.06%) Linux
4 160 (6.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 135 (5.39%) Windows 10
6 125 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 73 (2.91%) Unix
8 71 (2.83%) Windows 7
9 44 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 40 (1.60%) CentOS
11 31 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (0.92%) Windows XP
13 19 (0.76%) Ubuntu
14 18 (0.72%) Windows 8
15 15 (0.60%) Apple iOS
16 13 (0.52%) HPUX
17 11 (0.44%) Android
17 11 (0.44%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.36%) Solaris
19 8 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (27.94%) Data Migration
3 372 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
4 332 (13.25%) Project Management
5 268 (10.70%) ETL
6 239 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
7 226 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 225 (8.98%) ERP
9 218 (8.70%) DevOps
10 206 (8.22%) ITIL
11 203 (8.10%) Scrum
12 180 (7.19%) MVC
13 165 (6.59%) PRINCE2
14 164 (6.55%) CRM
14 164 (6.55%) Data Analysis
15 151 (6.03%) Analytics
16 146 (5.83%) Presales
17 145 (5.79%) SOA
18 142 (5.67%) Mentoring
19 139 (5.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 787 (31.42%) SQL
2 412 (16.45%) C#
3 311 (12.42%) T-SQL
4 283 (11.30%) JavaScript
5 227 (9.06%) PowerShell
6 179 (7.15%) Java
7 114 (4.55%) Python
8 95 (3.79%) PL/SQL
9 77 (3.07%) C++
10 65 (2.59%) VB.NET
11 52 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 39 (1.56%) VBA
13 33 (1.32%) VB
14 30 (1.20%) ABAP
15 29 (1.16%) Perl
16 28 (1.12%) PHP
16 28 (1.12%) Shell Script
17 27 (1.08%) TypeScript
18 24 (0.96%) C
19 23 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 271 (10.82%) Degree
2 146 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 115 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 94 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 80 (3.19%) CCNA
7 67 (2.67%) CCNP
8 65 (2.59%) MCSE
9 47 (1.88%) MCSA
10 29 (1.16%) PMP
11 26 (1.04%) PMI Certification
12 24 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (0.92%) Master's Degree
14 22 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
15 21 (0.84%) DV Cleared
15 21 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (0.80%) AWS Certification
16 20 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 17 (0.68%) PhD
17 17 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (4.83%) Data Quality
2 67 (2.67%) SLA
3 63 (2.51%) QA
4 31 (1.24%) GDPR
5 27 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (1.08%) PMO
6 19 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 11 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.16%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.16%) PA-DSS
12 3 (0.12%) COBIT
12 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 415 (16.57%) Active Directory
2 237 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 199 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 77 (3.07%) Docker
5 59 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (1.64%) vSphere
7 39 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (1.24%) XenApp
9 26 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 25 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 25 (1.00%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.52%) VMware NSX
12 10 (0.40%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 10 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (0.32%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (0.24%) Varnish
14 6 (0.24%) vCloud
15 4 (0.16%) Firmware
15 4 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 100 (3.99%) SCCM
2 81 (3.23%) Ansible
3 60 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (2.40%) Puppet
4 43 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 39 (1.56%) Terraform
6 36 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
7 33 (1.32%) SCOM
8 32 (1.28%) WSUS
9 18 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
10 16 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
10 16 (0.64%) Packer
11 14 (0.56%) Data Guard
11 14 (0.56%) Kibana
12 13 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
13 12 (0.48%) SCVMM
14 11 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
15 10 (0.40%) Backup Exec
15 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
16 9 (0.36%) Consul
Vendors
1 729 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 352 (14.05%) VMware
3 270 (10.78%) Oracle
4 190 (7.58%) SAP
5 182 (7.27%) Cisco
6 109 (4.35%) Citrix
7 92 (3.67%) Google
8 66 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 64 (2.55%) IBM
10 55 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 55 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
11 53 (2.12%) HP
12 44 (1.76%) McAfee
13 41 (1.64%) Tableau
13 41 (1.64%) Veeam
14 39 (1.56%) Talend
15 36 (1.44%) Symantec
16 35 (1.40%) Informatica
17 27 (1.08%) F5
17 27 (1.08%) Juniper