Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1117 1147 1200
Rank change year-on-year +30 +53 +28
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 54 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.038% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.36% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 72
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +13.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,300 £19,000
90th Percentile £45,750 £52,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.00% -10.71%

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 14,960 15,576 19,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.72% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,619 12,259 15,520
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% +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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 8 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 21 July 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
England +15 54 £35,000 - 11
London +17 29 £35,000 -6.67% 4
UK excluding London +4 25 £30,000 -14.29% 7
North of England +15 9 £30,000 -4.00% 1
South East +3 9 £38,000 +68.89% 2
East of England +16 7 £25,500 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
North West +4 4 £37,000 +18.40% 1

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 53 (98.15%) Adobe
2 36 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (64.81%) Windows
4 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 18 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
9 14 (25.93%) Internet
9 14 (25.93%) iManage
10 13 (24.07%) Law
11 12 (22.22%) Degree
11 12 (22.22%) Office 365
11 12 (22.22%) Android
12 11 (20.37%) iPhone
12 11 (20.37%) Cisco
12 11 (20.37%) HTML
12 11 (20.37%) Photoshop
12 11 (20.37%) VPN
12 11 (20.37%) Legal
13 10 (18.52%) InDesign
14 9 (16.67%) ITSM
14 9 (16.67%) ITIL
14 9 (16.67%) HP
14 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (14.81%) Bomgar
15 8 (14.81%) MobileIron
15 8 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

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 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) Documentum
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (20.37%) Photoshop
5 10 (18.52%) InDesign
6 8 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
8 5 (9.26%) RoboHelp
9 3 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (3.70%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (3.70%) Edge Animate
11 1 (1.85%) 3ds Max
11 1 (1.85%) Abaqus
11 1 (1.85%) AutoCAD
11 1 (1.85%) Mathcad
11 1 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (1.85%) Snagit
11 1 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.70%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Internet
2 11 (20.37%) VPN
3 8 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (12.96%) Wireless
5 6 (11.11%) WebEx
6 4 (7.41%) Network Security
6 4 (7.41%) Skype
7 3 (5.56%) SAN
7 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.70%) ADSL
8 2 (3.70%) Broadband
8 2 (3.70%) DHCP
8 2 (3.70%) DNS
8 2 (3.70%) Firewall
8 2 (3.70%) HTTP
8 2 (3.70%) LAN
8 2 (3.70%) SSL
8 2 (3.70%) WAN
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (24.07%) Law
2 11 (20.37%) Legal
3 7 (12.96%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Advertising
4 3 (5.56%) French Language
4 3 (5.56%) German Language
5 2 (3.70%) Finance
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Trainer
2 13 (24.07%) Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (12.96%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) IT Trainer
5 6 (11.11%) Author
5 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Author
6 5 (9.26%) Designer
6 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Trainer
7 4 (7.41%) Deskside Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
9 2 (3.70%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) HTML
2 8 (14.81%) Flash
3 7 (12.96%) CSS
4 6 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) Java EE
5 1 (1.85%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) iPhone
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
3 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.11%) Learning Management System
5 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.41%) e-Learning
5 4 (7.41%) iPad
6 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.56%) Animation
6 3 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.70%) User Experience
7 2 (3.70%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 12 (22.22%) Android
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
6 4 (7.41%) Windows 2000
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) ITIL
1 9 (16.67%) ITSM
1 9 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (14.81%) Change Management
3 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.26%) Information Management
4 5 (9.26%) Service Management
5 4 (7.41%) Coaching
5 4 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) Statistics
5 4 (7.41%) Vendor Relationship Management
6 3 (5.56%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.41%) MCP
4 4 (7.41%) MCSA
4 4 (7.41%) MCSE
4 4 (7.41%) MOS
4 4 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
1 4 (7.41%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (5.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Adobe
2 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) iManage
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
5 9 (16.67%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) Bomgar
6 8 (14.81%) MobileIron
7 7 (12.96%) Intapp
8 5 (9.26%) Apple
9 4 (7.41%) Aderant
9 4 (7.41%) Peregrine
9 4 (7.41%) Remedy
9 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.56%) Autodesk
10 3 (5.56%) Citrix
10 3 (5.56%) Meraki
11 2 (3.70%) Aastra
11 2 (3.70%) Google
11 2 (3.70%) Sage
11 2 (3.70%) Sophos