Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Acrobat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acrobat over the 6 months to 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1057 1134 1111
Rank change year-on-year +77 -23 +94
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 42 57 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.033% 0.045%
As % of the Applications category 0.35% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 68
UK median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £42,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,750 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -21.43% +12.00%

Acrobat is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,896 14,863 15,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.23% 8.52% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9,047 11,621 12,150
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.45% +2.99% +3.08%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Acrobat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat.

Salary trend for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acrobat over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the UK over the 6 months to 26 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
England +87 35 £27,750 -14.62% 2
UK excluding London +56 21 £24,750 -10.00% 3
London +79 19 £30,000 -14.29%
South West - 6 £22,000 - 1
East of England +79 4 - -
Scotland - 4 £30,000 - 1
Midlands +26 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
North West +32 2 £27,750 -25.00% 1
North of England +26 2 £27,750 -20.71% 1
South East +15 1 £60,000 +118.18%
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, IT jobs citing Acrobat 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 with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 40 (95.24%) Adobe
2 34 (80.95%) Windows
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
6 17 (40.48%) ITIL
6 17 (40.48%) WebEx
7 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
7 16 (38.10%) MS Visio
8 15 (35.71%) Internet
9 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
10 11 (26.19%) SLA
10 11 (26.19%) MCP
10 11 (26.19%) Finance
10 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (26.19%) Office 365
11 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (23.81%) Asset Management
11 10 (23.81%) IBM Notes
11 10 (23.81%) CSS
11 10 (23.81%) VPN
11 10 (23.81%) Lotus
12 9 (21.43%) Symantec
12 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
12 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 9 (21.43%) Degree
13 8 (19.05%) JIRA

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (23.81%) IBM Notes
2 8 (19.05%) Confluence
3 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) CMS
5 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (38.10%) MS Visio
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (11.90%) RoboHelp
8 4 (9.52%) InDesign
9 3 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (2.38%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
3 3 (7.14%) Dropbox
3 3 (7.14%) Slack
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) WebEx
2 15 (35.71%) Internet
3 10 (23.81%) VPN
4 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (9.52%) Skype
7 3 (7.14%) DHCP
7 3 (7.14%) DNS
8 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JIRA
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 4 (9.52%) Billing
4 3 (7.14%) Law
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Automotive
6 1 (2.38%) French Language
6 1 (2.38%) German Language
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Technical Writer
3 7 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Deskside Support
4 6 (14.29%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Designer
6 4 (9.52%) Field Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) CSS
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.05%) iPhone
3 6 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 6 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
4 5 (11.90%) iPad
5 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 4 (9.52%) PDA
6 3 (7.14%) e-Learning
6 3 (7.14%) Learning Management System
6 3 (7.14%) User Experience
6 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (4.76%) Graphic Design
8 1 (2.38%) Animation
8 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 2000
4 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.90%) Mac OS
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.76%) Android
8 2 (4.76%) Unix
9 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.38%) Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Asset Management
4 8 (19.05%) Change Management
4 8 (19.05%) ITSM
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
4 8 (19.05%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Information Management
6 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Statistics
6 4 (9.52%) Vendor Relationship Management
7 3 (7.14%) Coaching
7 3 (7.14%) Line Management
7 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
8 2 (4.76%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.19%) MCP
3 9 (21.43%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Adobe
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Lotus
4 9 (21.43%) Symantec
5 8 (19.05%) Atlassian
6 6 (14.29%) McAfee
7 5 (11.90%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) Remedy
7 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
8 4 (9.52%) Apple
8 4 (9.52%) Bomgar
8 4 (9.52%) iManage
8 4 (9.52%) MobileIron
8 4 (9.52%) Peregrine
9 3 (7.14%) Aderant
10 1 (2.38%) Cisco
10 1 (2.38%) Dell
10 1 (2.38%) Google
10 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
10 1 (2.38%) Sun