Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 126 159
Rank change year-on-year +19 +33 +3
Permanent jobs citing Migration 2,336 2,431 2,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.00% 2.65% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 2.90% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,819 1,842 1,699
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +7.84%

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 71,237 83,797 91,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 91.35% 91.50% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55,849 66,274 74,361
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +15 733 £55,000 - 147
North of England +27 518 £47,500 - 182
Midlands +33 403 £50,000 +5.26% 96
North West +44 294 £45,000 -1.10% 105
South West +20 284 £45,000 -2.17% 72
East of England +13 259 £55,000 - 51
West Midlands +22 252 £51,250 +2.50% 62
Yorkshire +1 192 £50,000 +11.11% 61
East Midlands +48 148 £45,000 +12.50% 34
Scotland -30 89 £45,000 -21.74% 43
Wales -3 54 £45,000 -12.62% 13
North East +13 32 £49,500 -17.50% 16
Channel Islands +13 4 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Northern Ireland -6 4 £57,500 +76.92% 4
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 759 (32.49%) Microsoft
2 699 (29.92%) Azure
3 601 (25.73%) SQL
4 592 (25.34%) Data Migration
5 528 (22.60%) Windows
6 497 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
7 471 (20.16%) AWS
8 436 (18.66%) SQL Server
9 410 (17.55%) Office 365
10 407 (17.42%) Finance
11 396 (16.95%) VMware
12 382 (16.35%) Active Directory
13 330 (14.13%) Project Management
14 328 (14.04%) Data Centre
15 326 (13.96%) Linux
16 306 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
17 293 (12.54%) Windows Server
18 282 (12.07%) DevOps
19 272 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
20 269 (11.52%) Degree
21 266 (11.39%) Firewall
22 255 (10.92%) ITIL
23 250 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
24 247 (10.57%) Project Delivery
25 241 (10.32%) Cisco
26 235 (10.06%) C#
27 226 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
28 211 (9.03%) Mentoring
29 207 (8.86%) .NET
30 202 (8.65%) Security Cleared

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
1 140 (5.99%) MS Exchange
2 138 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 63 (2.70%) IIS
4 47 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 42 (1.80%) Confluence
6 36 (1.54%) Skype for Business
7 29 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (1.20%) CMS
9 26 (1.11%) Apache
10 20 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 18 (0.77%) SAS
12 17 (0.73%) Apache Spark
12 17 (0.73%) WordPress
13 16 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
18 6 (0.26%) OpenStack
18 6 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 139 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.30%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.086%) HipChat
8 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.043%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.043%) CATIA
8 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.043%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 44 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.94%) SAP Business One
3 15 (0.64%) SAP MM
3 15 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (0.51%) SAP SD
5 11 (0.47%) NetSuite
6 10 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.43%) Maximo
6 10 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
7 9 (0.39%) Magento
7 9 (0.39%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.34%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.34%) SAP HCM
9 7 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.30%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 699 (29.92%) Azure
2 471 (20.16%) AWS
3 410 (17.55%) Office 365
4 188 (8.05%) IaaS
5 127 (5.44%) PaaS
6 112 (4.79%) Power Platform
7 108 (4.62%) SaaS
8 103 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 100 (4.28%) GCP
10 64 (2.74%) Dynamics 365
11 56 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
12 55 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
13 41 (1.76%) Serverless
14 33 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
15 32 (1.37%) Amazon S3
16 30 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 29 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
17 29 (1.24%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 28 (1.20%) GitHub
19 27 (1.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 266 (11.39%) Firewall
2 189 (8.09%) WAN
3 179 (7.66%) LAN
4 140 (5.99%) DNS
5 91 (3.90%) TCP/IP
6 86 (3.68%) SAN
7 85 (3.64%) VPN
8 84 (3.60%) DHCP
9 59 (2.53%) Wireless
10 57 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
11 51 (2.18%) VoIP
12 44 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
13 38 (1.63%) Network Security
14 35 (1.50%) Skype
14 35 (1.50%) VLAN
15 34 (1.46%) Internet
16 32 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
16 32 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
17 29 (1.24%) PABX
18 28 (1.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 156 (6.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 117 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
4 108 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 97 (4.15%) MySQL
6 93 (3.98%) Power BI
7 83 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 76 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 73 (3.13%) Big Data
10 56 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 51 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
12 42 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
13 37 (1.58%) DB2
14 35 (1.50%) RDBMS
15 34 (1.46%) QlikView
15 34 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 33 (1.41%) Hadoop
17 31 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
18 28 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
18 28 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 147 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 106 (4.54%) JIRA
3 66 (2.83%) Jenkins
4 54 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 47 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
7 35 (1.50%) MSI
8 26 (1.11%) Bitbucket
9 25 (1.07%) GitLab
10 20 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 20 (0.86%) Zephyr
11 19 (0.81%) ERwin
11 19 (0.81%) Subversion
12 12 (0.51%) Selenium
13 10 (0.43%) Maven
14 9 (0.39%) MSTest
14 9 (0.39%) NUnit
15 7 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (0.30%) SonarQube
15 7 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 407 (17.42%) Finance
2 201 (8.60%) Public Sector
3 124 (5.31%) Manufacturing
4 114 (4.88%) Marketing
5 110 (4.71%) Retail
6 68 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 51 (2.18%) Banking
8 41 (1.76%) Legal
9 30 (1.28%) Local Government
10 22 (0.94%) Automotive
10 22 (0.94%) Law
11 15 (0.64%) Advertising
12 14 (0.60%) Electronics
13 13 (0.56%) Police
14 12 (0.51%) Back Office
14 12 (0.51%) Military
15 11 (0.47%) Spanish Language
16 10 (0.43%) Fire and Rescue
17 9 (0.39%) German Language
18 7 (0.30%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 386 (16.52%) Architect
2 343 (14.68%) Developer
3 317 (13.57%) Consultant
4 239 (10.23%) Analyst
5 134 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 134 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
6 129 (5.52%) Project Manager
7 110 (4.71%) Cloud Architect
8 93 (3.98%) Business Analyst
9 80 (3.42%) Cloud Engineer
10 75 (3.21%) Data Analyst
11 73 (3.13%) C# Developer
12 72 (3.08%) SQL Developer
13 64 (2.74%) Technical Architect
13 64 (2.74%) Technical Consultant
14 63 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
15 62 (2.65%) IT Support
16 57 (2.44%) Network Engineer
16 57 (2.44%) Support Engineer
17 55 (2.35%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (8.86%) .NET
2 165 (7.06%) Web Services
3 100 (4.28%) HTML
4 86 (3.68%) CSS
5 81 (3.47%) AngularJS
6 62 (2.65%) .NET Framework
7 59 (2.53%) JSON
8 53 (2.27%) ASP.NET
9 52 (2.23%) Middleware
10 50 (2.14%) jQuery
10 50 (2.14%) REST
11 46 (1.97%) XML
12 40 (1.71%) SOAP
13 35 (1.50%) .NET Core
14 34 (1.46%) Entity Framework
15 27 (1.16%) Node.js
16 24 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (1.03%) Laravel
16 24 (1.03%) XSLT
17 23 (0.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 328 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 250 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (6.72%) Public Cloud
4 138 (5.91%) Self-Motivation
5 102 (4.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 84 (3.60%) Management Information System
7 66 (2.83%) Private Cloud
8 65 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
9 56 (2.40%) User Experience
10 55 (2.35%) Driving Licence
11 44 (1.88%) Replication
12 32 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
13 27 (1.16%) Virtual Team
14 24 (1.03%) Data Structures
15 22 (0.94%) Cloud Native
15 22 (0.94%) Clustering
16 18 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
16 18 (0.77%) NHS
17 17 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
18 15 (0.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 528 (22.60%) Windows
2 326 (13.96%) Linux
3 293 (12.54%) Windows Server
4 150 (6.42%) Windows 10
5 83 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 41 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (1.67%) Unix
9 32 (1.37%) CentOS
10 28 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 23 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (0.51%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (0.43%) Android
14 10 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.39%) Solaris
15 9 (0.39%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.34%) AIX
17 7 (0.30%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (25.34%) Data Migration
2 497 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (14.13%) Project Management
4 306 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
5 282 (12.07%) DevOps
6 255 (10.92%) ITIL
7 247 (10.57%) Project Delivery
8 226 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
9 211 (9.03%) Mentoring
10 202 (8.65%) Presales
11 179 (7.66%) ETL
12 170 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 162 (6.93%) Service Management
14 160 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 159 (6.81%) Analytics
16 143 (6.12%) Service Delivery
17 132 (5.65%) Data Modelling
18 122 (5.22%) ERP
19 120 (5.14%) Business Analysis
20 114 (4.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 601 (25.73%) SQL
2 235 (10.06%) C#
3 186 (7.96%) PowerShell
4 163 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 134 (5.74%) Python
6 124 (5.31%) Java
7 104 (4.45%) T-SQL
8 58 (2.48%) C
8 58 (2.48%) PHP
8 58 (2.48%) VB.NET
9 55 (2.35%) VB
10 39 (1.67%) Bash Shell
11 35 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 33 (1.41%) C++
13 29 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 28 (1.20%) VB6
15 26 (1.11%) Perl
16 25 (1.07%) Ruby
17 21 (0.90%) R
18 18 (0.77%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 269 (11.52%) Degree
2 202 (8.65%) Security Cleared
3 144 (6.16%) SC Cleared
4 99 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 98 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
6 67 (2.87%) CCNP
7 57 (2.44%) AWS Certification
7 57 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
8 47 (2.01%) MCSE
9 42 (1.80%) CCNA
9 42 (1.80%) TOGAF Certification
10 27 (1.16%) ISTQB
11 26 (1.11%) MCSA
12 23 (0.98%) DV Cleared
12 23 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (0.90%) CCIE
14 20 (0.86%) CCDP
15 19 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 19 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (0.73%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.54%) Data Quality
2 66 (2.83%) SLA
3 55 (2.35%) PMO
4 52 (2.23%) GDPR
4 52 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 49 (2.10%) QA
6 18 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (0.26%) HL7
9 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.17%) NIST
10 3 (0.13%) DICOM
10 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.086%) COBIT
11 2 (0.086%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.086%) NCSC
12 1 (0.043%) BS7799
12 1 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.043%) FATCA
12 1 (0.043%) GAAP
System Software
1 382 (16.35%) Active Directory
2 272 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (6.72%) Hyper-V
4 118 (5.05%) Docker
5 49 (2.10%) XenApp
6 43 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 39 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 37 (1.58%) vSphere
9 29 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (1.11%) VMware NSX
11 21 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
12 20 (0.86%) XenDesktop
13 18 (0.77%) NFS
14 11 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.39%) HDFS
17 8 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
18 5 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
18 5 (0.21%) Samba
19 4 (0.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 126 (5.39%) SCCM
2 97 (4.15%) Terraform
3 96 (4.11%) Kubernetes
4 88 (3.77%) Ansible
5 81 (3.47%) Microsoft Intune
6 73 (3.13%) Puppet
7 54 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
8 48 (2.05%) SCOM
9 31 (1.33%) WSUS
10 29 (1.24%) IBM BigFix
11 21 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
11 21 (0.90%) Nagios
12 19 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
13 17 (0.73%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
15 14 (0.60%) AirWatch
15 14 (0.60%) Salt
15 14 (0.60%) ZABBIX
16 13 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 10 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 759 (32.49%) Microsoft
2 396 (16.95%) VMware
3 241 (10.32%) Cisco
4 177 (7.58%) Oracle
5 173 (7.41%) SAP
6 140 (5.99%) IBM
7 138 (5.91%) Citrix
8 112 (4.79%) Google
9 72 (3.08%) NetApp
10 59 (2.53%) Tableau
11 55 (2.35%) SolarWinds
12 54 (2.31%) Informatica
13 53 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
14 48 (2.05%) Aruba
15 42 (1.80%) HP
16 36 (1.54%) Talend
17 34 (1.46%) Meraki
17 34 (1.46%) Veeam
18 32 (1.37%) Dell
19 30 (1.28%) Apple