Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BMC over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within BMC Software, Inc.

BMC
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 890 909 912
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -128
Permanent jobs citing BMC 292 282 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 147 182 181
UK median annual salary £49,000 £57,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.78% +38.55% -14.87%
10th Percentile £26,400 £33,750 £20,147
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -17.65%

BMC is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 77,728 77,595 94,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.69% 43.76% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60,865 62,472 77,221
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BMC in the UK

BMC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BMC in the UK

BMC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BMC over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for BMC in the UK

BMC
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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 -1 266 £49,000 -14.78% 32
UK excluding London -18 155 £45,000 -10.00% 23
London +6 110 £56,250 -16.67% 10
Midlands +26 67 £37,500 -40.00% 4
South East +33 52 £45,000 -28.00% 6
West Midlands +24 51 £37,500 -40.00% 2
East Midlands +14 16 £60,000 +26.32% 2
North of England -3 14 £26,000 -58.40% 3
Scotland -26 10 £48,000 +20.00% 1
North West -9 9 £26,000 -58.40% 1
East of England -35 6 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Yorkshire +41 5 £18,000 -71.20%
South West -22 4 £40,750 +1.88% 1
Wales +10 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BMC.

1 173 (59.25%) ITIL
2 152 (52.05%) Remedy
2 152 (52.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 147 (50.34%) ITSM
4 122 (41.78%) Microsoft
5 97 (33.22%) Windows
6 96 (32.88%) Service Management
7 89 (30.48%) SQL Server
8 83 (28.42%) JavaScript
9 73 (25.00%) Finance
10 72 (24.66%) ServiceNow
11 70 (23.97%) HTML
12 69 (23.63%) Workflow
13 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
14 64 (21.92%) SQL
15 63 (21.58%) Web Services
16 62 (21.23%) Linux
17 61 (20.89%) Customer Requirements
18 60 (20.55%) Active Directory
19 59 (20.21%) XML
20 58 (19.86%) .NET
20 58 (19.86%) VMware
21 56 (19.18%) Service Delivery
21 56 (19.18%) CMDB
22 55 (18.84%) ITIL V3
23 54 (18.49%) Unix
24 53 (18.15%) VMware Infrastructure
24 53 (18.15%) Security Cleared
25 51 (17.47%) Ajax
25 51 (17.47%) Configuration Management

BMC
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 40 (13.70%) IIS
2 35 (11.99%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.14%) CMS
4 12 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (3.77%) Apache
5 11 (3.77%) Confluence
6 10 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.42%) JBoss
7 8 (2.74%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.40%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.03%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.34%) Jetty
12 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 152 (52.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.34%) Sprinklr
2 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (8.56%) SaaS
4 22 (7.53%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (2.05%) Office 365
7 5 (1.71%) IaaS
7 5 (1.71%) PaaS
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.68%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.19%) Firewall
2 14 (4.79%) SNMP
3 12 (4.11%) Network Security
3 12 (4.11%) WAN
4 10 (3.42%) VPN
5 9 (3.08%) SSL
6 8 (2.74%) LDAP
7 7 (2.40%) LAN
8 6 (2.05%) Skype
9 4 (1.37%) DHCP
9 4 (1.37%) DNS
9 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.37%) VoIP
9 4 (1.37%) Wireless
10 2 (0.68%) IPsec
10 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.68%) OSPF
10 2 (0.68%) SAN
10 2 (0.68%) VLAN
10 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (30.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.37%) Big Data
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.03%) MySQL
5 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.68%) DB2
6 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.68%) HDInsight
6 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.68%) NewSQL
6 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (12.67%) JIRA
2 15 (5.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (5.14%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (4.45%) Subversion
5 11 (3.77%) ClearQuest
5 11 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (3.42%) Fiddler
6 10 (3.42%) LINQPad
7 6 (2.05%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.71%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.71%) Maven
9 4 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.37%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.68%) JMeter
10 2 (0.68%) Selenium
10 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (25.00%) Finance
2 33 (11.30%) Financial Institution
3 12 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.74%) Banking
5 6 (2.05%) Marketing
6 4 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.03%) German Language
7 3 (1.03%) Publishing
7 3 (1.03%) Retail
8 2 (0.68%) French Language
8 2 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) Legal
8 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Romanian Language
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (16.78%) Analyst
2 43 (14.73%) Consultant
3 36 (12.33%) Developer
4 35 (11.99%) ITSM Consultant
5 31 (10.62%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (7.53%) Service Manager
7 19 (6.51%) Business Analyst
8 18 (6.16%) Applications Support
8 18 (6.16%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (6.16%) Support Engineer
9 15 (5.14%) Architect
9 15 (5.14%) Support Analyst
9 15 (5.14%) Technical Business Analyst
9 15 (5.14%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (4.11%) Implementation Consultant
10 12 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.11%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.11%) Technical Implementation Consultant
11 11 (3.77%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (3.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (23.97%) HTML
2 63 (21.58%) Web Services
3 59 (20.21%) XML
4 58 (19.86%) .NET
5 51 (17.47%) Ajax
6 36 (12.33%) CSS
7 32 (10.96%) SOAP
8 19 (6.51%) Middleware
9 17 (5.82%) jQuery
9 17 (5.82%) REST
9 17 (5.82%) XSLT
10 15 (5.14%) .NET Framework
11 12 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (4.11%) Entity Framework
11 12 (4.11%) WCF
12 10 (3.42%) LINQ
13 6 (2.05%) Software Packaging
14 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET
14 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 56 (19.18%) CMDB
2 39 (13.36%) Data Centre
3 33 (11.30%) Hedge funds
4 26 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (6.85%) Computer Science
7 17 (5.82%) Management Information System
8 13 (4.45%) e-Learning
9 11 (3.77%) Public Cloud
10 10 (3.42%) Replication
11 7 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.37%) User Experience
13 3 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.68%) 3D Printing
14 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.68%) IVR
14 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.68%) Robotics
14 2 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 97 (33.22%) Windows
2 62 (21.23%) Linux
3 54 (18.49%) Unix
4 48 (16.44%) Windows Server
5 20 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.42%) VMS
8 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.37%) Solaris
10 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.03%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.68%) SUSE
11 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.34%) AIX
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (59.25%) ITIL
2 147 (50.34%) ITSM
3 96 (32.88%) Service Management
4 69 (23.63%) Workflow
5 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (20.89%) Customer Requirements
7 56 (19.18%) Service Delivery
8 55 (18.84%) ITIL V3
9 51 (17.47%) Configuration Management
10 44 (15.07%) Problem Management
11 43 (14.73%) Presales
12 39 (13.36%) Supplier Management
13 37 (12.67%) Scrum
14 31 (10.62%) Change Management
14 31 (10.62%) Project Management
15 27 (9.25%) AOP
15 27 (9.25%) DevOps
16 25 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (7.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 83 (28.42%) JavaScript
2 64 (21.92%) SQL
3 46 (15.75%) Java
4 42 (14.38%) PowerShell
5 32 (10.96%) C#
6 23 (7.88%) VBScript
7 22 (7.53%) Shell Script
8 20 (6.85%) Python
9 19 (6.51%) Perl
10 14 (4.79%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.79%) VB
11 13 (4.45%) PHP
12 11 (3.77%) Ruby
13 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.68%) C
15 1 (0.34%) C++
15 1 (0.34%) R
15 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (18.15%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.64%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.22%) MCP
4 21 (7.19%) Degree
5 19 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (4.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (4.11%) CCNA
8 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.40%) CCNP
11 6 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.71%) ISEB
13 4 (1.37%) MCSA
13 4 (1.37%) MCSE
14 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.68%) Master's Degree
14 2 (0.68%) MCDST
14 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.53%) SLA
2 4 (1.37%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 60 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 53 (18.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.30%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (4.45%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.77%) Docker
6 4 (1.37%) XenApp
7 3 (1.03%) vSphere
8 2 (0.68%) Firmware
8 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 34 (11.64%) BMC PATROL
2 28 (9.59%) SCVMM
3 25 (8.56%) Ansible
4 24 (8.22%) Puppet
5 21 (7.19%) SCCM
6 19 (6.51%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (6.51%) SCOrch
7 18 (6.16%) Salt
8 17 (5.82%) Nagios
9 15 (5.14%) SCOM
10 10 (3.42%) Kibana
11 8 (2.74%) Control-M
12 7 (2.40%) BladeLogic
12 7 (2.40%) Tivoli
13 5 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
13 5 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (1.71%) OpenView
14 4 (1.37%) IBM BigFix
14 4 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 152 (52.05%) Remedy
2 122 (41.78%) Microsoft
3 72 (24.66%) ServiceNow
4 58 (19.86%) VMware
5 46 (15.75%) HP
6 37 (12.67%) Citrix
7 33 (11.30%) Ivanti
8 31 (10.62%) IBM
9 24 (8.22%) AppDynamics
10 20 (6.85%) Oracle
11 18 (6.16%) Nimsoft
12 17 (5.82%) Atlassian
13 15 (5.14%) Cisco
13 15 (5.14%) Sonatype
13 15 (5.14%) Splunk
14 12 (4.11%) Sitecore
15 11 (3.77%) CollabNet
15 11 (3.77%) Serena
16 9 (3.08%) Juniper
17 8 (2.74%) CheckPoint