Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 153 158
Rank change year-on-year +34 +5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Migration 2,388 2,374 2,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.69% 2.35% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 2.58% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,809 1,738 1,758
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

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 81,178 91,857 97,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 91.40% 90.96% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63,676 74,471 79,879
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £66,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 734 £55,000 +4.76% 133
North of England +15 502 £47,500 - 138
East of England +85 361 £55,000 +10.00% 77
Midlands +17 332 £47,500 - 87
North West +29 265 £48,000 +4.35% 65
South West +30 242 £47,500 - 52
West Midlands +19 237 £50,000 +5.26% 65
Yorkshire -7 198 £45,000 -10.00% 54
Scotland +15 153 £57,500 +17.35% 31
East Midlands +23 93 £40,000 -30.43% 22
Wales +8 64 £50,000 +25.00% 9
North East +18 39 £60,000 +41.18% 19
Northern Ireland -34 14 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Channel Islands -7 1 £85,000 +30.77%
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 739 (30.95%) Data Migration
2 716 (29.98%) SQL
3 711 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
4 693 (29.02%) Microsoft
5 598 (25.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 520 (21.78%) Finance
7 495 (20.73%) Windows
8 479 (20.06%) SQL Server
9 408 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
10 401 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
11 389 (16.29%) Active Directory
12 357 (14.95%) Office 365
13 354 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
14 339 (14.20%) Project Management
15 332 (13.90%) C#
16 317 (13.27%) VMware
17 276 (11.56%) Oracle
18 254 (10.64%) .NET
19 251 (10.51%) T-SQL
20 242 (10.13%) Web Services
20 242 (10.13%) Degree
21 241 (10.09%) JavaScript
21 241 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
22 237 (9.92%) Windows Server
23 232 (9.72%) ETL
24 229 (9.59%) Linux
24 229 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
24 229 (9.59%) DevOps
25 226 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
26 218 (9.13%) PowerShell

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
1 155 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 123 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 84 (3.52%) Skype for Business
4 40 (1.68%) CMS
4 40 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 38 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (1.42%) IIS
7 33 (1.38%) Confluence
8 32 (1.34%) OpenStack
9 26 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 25 (1.05%) Apache Spark
10 25 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (1.05%) SAS
11 23 (0.96%) JBoss
12 22 (0.92%) WebLogic
13 18 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.71%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.59%) Apache
Applications
1 141 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 112 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 60 (2.51%) Microsoft Project
4 58 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.042%) GIMP
8 1 (0.042%) InDesign
8 1 (0.042%) InVision
Business Applications
1 85 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 26 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
5 25 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
6 19 (0.80%) NetSuite
7 13 (0.54%) SAP ERP
8 12 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
8 12 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (0.46%) Infor SunSystems
9 11 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
10 10 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 10 (0.42%) SAP APO
11 9 (0.38%) Odoo
11 9 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
13 7 (0.29%) SAP CO
13 7 (0.29%) SAP FI
13 7 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
14 6 (0.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 598 (25.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 408 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
3 357 (14.95%) Office 365
4 171 (7.16%) IaaS
4 171 (7.16%) PaaS
5 156 (6.53%) SaaS
6 85 (3.56%) Dynamics 365
7 70 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 69 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 59 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
10 51 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 45 (1.88%) Serverless
12 36 (1.51%) Azure Functions
13 34 (1.42%) Amazon S3
14 32 (1.34%) OneDrive
15 29 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 21 (0.88%) GitHub
17 20 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 19 (0.80%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 167 (6.99%) Firewall
2 136 (5.70%) DNS
3 111 (4.65%) SAN
4 91 (3.81%) LAN
5 90 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 83 (3.48%) DHCP
7 78 (3.27%) Skype
8 69 (2.89%) WAN
9 63 (2.64%) VPN
10 53 (2.22%) Internet
11 51 (2.14%) Network Security
12 45 (1.88%) MPLS
13 40 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
15 32 (1.34%) Intranet
16 30 (1.26%) VLAN
16 30 (1.26%) Wireless
17 28 (1.17%) VoIP
18 27 (1.13%) IP Telephony
19 23 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (20.06%) SQL Server
2 184 (7.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 183 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
4 148 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (3.52%) Big Data
6 70 (2.93%) MySQL
7 68 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
8 60 (2.51%) Power BI
9 59 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 57 (2.39%) Hadoop
11 55 (2.30%) Relational Database
12 51 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
14 48 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
15 44 (1.84%) SAP HANA
15 44 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 40 (1.68%) QlikView
17 37 (1.55%) NoSQL
17 37 (1.55%) Oracle Database
18 35 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 151 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 95 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 94 (3.94%) JIRA
4 88 (3.69%) Visual Studio
5 48 (2.01%) Jenkins
6 43 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 31 (1.30%) Subversion
8 24 (1.01%) Selenium
9 19 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
10 17 (0.71%) LSMW
11 15 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (0.63%) ERwin
11 15 (0.63%) MSI
11 15 (0.63%) NUnit
11 15 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.50%) AdminStudio
12 12 (0.50%) Maven
12 12 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
12 12 (0.50%) SoapUI
12 12 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 520 (21.78%) Finance
2 150 (6.28%) Retail
3 133 (5.57%) Manufacturing
4 96 (4.02%) Marketing
5 56 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 36 (1.51%) Banking
7 29 (1.21%) Billing
8 24 (1.01%) Publishing
9 23 (0.96%) Legal
10 22 (0.92%) Advertising
11 17 (0.71%) Back Office
12 16 (0.67%) Local Government
13 14 (0.59%) Electronics
14 12 (0.50%) French Language
14 12 (0.50%) General Ledger
14 12 (0.50%) German Language
15 10 (0.42%) Swedish Language
16 7 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.17%) Automotive
17 4 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 427 (17.88%) Developer
2 355 (14.87%) Architect
3 266 (11.14%) Analyst
4 231 (9.67%) Consultant
5 186 (7.79%) Project Manager
6 105 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
7 101 (4.23%) DBA
8 99 (4.15%) Administrator
9 95 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 93 (3.89%) Business Analyst
11 92 (3.85%) .NET Developer
12 88 (3.69%) Cloud Architect
13 77 (3.22%) Support Engineer
14 76 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
15 70 (2.93%) SQL DBA
16 63 (2.64%) SQL Developer
17 62 (2.60%) Data Architect
18 60 (2.51%) Technical Consultant
19 58 (2.43%) Infrastructure Manager
20 56 (2.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (10.64%) .NET
2 242 (10.13%) Web Services
3 182 (7.62%) HTML
4 138 (5.78%) AngularJS
5 132 (5.53%) CSS
6 103 (4.31%) ASP.NET
7 97 (4.06%) XML
8 77 (3.22%) jQuery
9 76 (3.18%) HTML5
10 66 (2.76%) Middleware
11 65 (2.72%) REST
12 61 (2.55%) JSON
12 61 (2.55%) SOAP
13 51 (2.14%) WCF
14 50 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 49 (2.05%) .NET Framework
16 43 (1.80%) XSLT
17 41 (1.72%) React
18 38 (1.59%) CSS3
19 30 (1.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 401 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (8.71%) Data Centre
3 155 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
4 95 (3.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 92 (3.85%) Replication
6 81 (3.39%) Public Cloud
7 77 (3.22%) Management Information System
8 76 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
9 67 (2.81%) User Experience
10 57 (2.39%) PKI
11 52 (2.18%) Clustering
12 45 (1.88%) Mobile App
12 45 (1.88%) Private Cloud
13 41 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
14 38 (1.59%) Reference Data
15 29 (1.21%) Fat Client
15 29 (1.21%) Fintech
15 29 (1.21%) Taxonomies
15 29 (1.21%) Thin Client
16 28 (1.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 495 (20.73%) Windows
2 237 (9.92%) Windows Server
3 229 (9.59%) Linux
4 151 (6.32%) Windows 10
5 127 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 113 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 99 (4.15%) Windows 7
8 55 (2.30%) Unix
9 43 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (1.42%) CentOS
11 34 (1.42%) Windows XP
12 25 (1.05%) Windows 8
13 24 (1.01%) Android
14 20 (0.84%) Ubuntu
15 15 (0.63%) Apple iOS
16 13 (0.54%) VMS
17 11 (0.46%) Solaris
18 10 (0.42%) Debian
18 10 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (30.95%) Data Migration
2 711 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
4 339 (14.20%) Project Management
5 241 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 232 (9.72%) ETL
7 229 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
7 229 (9.59%) DevOps
8 209 (8.75%) ITIL
9 205 (8.58%) ERP
10 185 (7.75%) Scrum
11 177 (7.41%) Presales
12 174 (7.29%) CRM
13 162 (6.78%) Data Analysis
14 156 (6.53%) Mentoring
15 155 (6.49%) Data Modelling
16 151 (6.32%) PRINCE2
16 151 (6.32%) Waterfall
17 138 (5.78%) Analytics
18 131 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 716 (29.98%) SQL
2 332 (13.90%) C#
3 251 (10.51%) T-SQL
4 241 (10.09%) JavaScript
5 218 (9.13%) PowerShell
6 180 (7.54%) Java
7 112 (4.69%) Python
8 108 (4.52%) PL/SQL
9 61 (2.55%) C++
10 47 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 44 (1.84%) VB
12 40 (1.68%) VB.NET
13 36 (1.51%) Perl
13 36 (1.51%) PHP
14 31 (1.30%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.26%) VBA
16 28 (1.17%) VBScript
17 25 (1.05%) ABAP
17 25 (1.05%) TypeScript
18 20 (0.84%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 242 (10.13%) Degree
2 170 (7.12%) Security Cleared
3 107 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 88 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
5 85 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 57 (2.39%) CCNA
7 52 (2.18%) CCNP
8 51 (2.14%) MCSE
9 43 (1.80%) MCSA
10 27 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 27 (1.13%) PMP
11 24 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (0.92%) DV Cleared
13 21 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 20 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
14 20 (0.84%) PhD
15 19 (0.80%) AWS Certification
16 18 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (0.67%) Master's Degree
18 15 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.15%) Data Quality
2 56 (2.35%) QA
3 50 (2.09%) SLA
4 33 (1.38%) GDPR
5 28 (1.17%) PMO
6 23 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (0.67%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.17%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.084%) COBIT
12 2 (0.084%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.042%) PMBOK
System Software
1 389 (16.29%) Active Directory
2 226 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 192 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 84 (3.52%) Docker
5 56 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 45 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (1.30%) vSphere
8 29 (1.21%) XenApp
9 26 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
11 21 (0.88%) XenDesktop
12 15 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (0.46%) vCloud
14 10 (0.42%) Firmware
15 8 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (0.34%) VMware NSX
16 6 (0.25%) NFS
16 6 (0.25%) Terminal Services
17 5 (0.21%) Varnish
18 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 114 (4.77%) SCCM
2 91 (3.81%) Ansible
3 60 (2.51%) Terraform
4 59 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (2.39%) Kubernetes
6 56 (2.35%) Puppet
7 35 (1.47%) WSUS
8 28 (1.17%) SCOM
9 24 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
9 24 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
10 20 (0.84%) Kibana
10 20 (0.84%) SCVMM
11 18 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
12 13 (0.54%) vCenter Server
12 13 (0.54%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.50%) Data Guard
13 12 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
13 12 (0.50%) Packer
14 11 (0.46%) Consul
15 10 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 693 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 317 (13.27%) VMware
3 276 (11.56%) Oracle
4 163 (6.83%) SAP
5 146 (6.11%) Cisco
6 109 (4.56%) Google
7 106 (4.44%) Citrix
8 60 (2.51%) Tableau
9 53 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 49 (2.05%) IBM
11 47 (1.97%) SolarWinds
11 47 (1.97%) Talend
12 43 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
13 41 (1.72%) Veeam
14 39 (1.63%) Symantec
15 34 (1.42%) McAfee
16 31 (1.30%) HP
17 28 (1.17%) Atlassian
18 26 (1.09%) Juniper
19 24 (1.01%) Informatica