Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 910 873 913
Rank change year-on-year -37 +40 -26
Permanent jobs citing BMC 268 355 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 158 238 201
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,625 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 77246 83771 100801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.38% 43.84% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 59718 67614 81968
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -45 229 £52,500 +5.00% 14
UK excluding London -59 133 £40,000 - 7
London +17 101 £65,000 +8.33% 8
Midlands +44 55 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands +32 44 £37,500 -37.50%
North of England +21 21 £39,500 -1.25% 1
South East +9 20 £43,750 -12.50% 4
East of England -44 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +27 11 £60,000 +50.00%
Scotland -1 11 £47,500 +18.75%
North West -17 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +32 10 £39,500 -12.22% 1
South West -19 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Wales +11 5 £45,679 +38.42% 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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.

1 166 (61.94%) ITIL
2 140 (52.24%) Remedy
2 140 (52.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 128 (47.76%) ITSM
4 108 (40.30%) Service Management
5 82 (30.60%) Windows
6 71 (26.49%) Microsoft
7 64 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (23.13%) Unix
9 60 (22.39%) Linux
10 59 (22.01%) HP
11 58 (21.64%) ServiceNow
12 56 (20.90%) VMware
12 56 (20.90%) Finance
13 54 (20.15%) JavaScript
13 54 (20.15%) SQL Server
14 49 (18.28%) Active Directory
15 48 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (17.16%) Web Services
17 45 (16.79%) Java
17 45 (16.79%) ITIL V3
17 45 (16.79%) Presales
18 42 (15.67%) Customer Requirements
18 42 (15.67%) Configuration Management
18 42 (15.67%) Service Delivery
19 40 (14.93%) Problem Management
20 39 (14.55%) SQL
20 39 (14.55%) Data Centre
21 37 (13.81%) IBM
22 35 (13.06%) BMC PATROL

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 25 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.72%) IIS
3 16 (5.97%) Apache
4 12 (4.48%) Confluence
5 11 (4.10%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.36%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.61%) GlassFish
8 7 (2.61%) JBoss
8 7 (2.61%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.87%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.37%) CMS
11 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 140 (52.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.24%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (5.60%) PaaS
5 12 (4.48%) IaaS
5 12 (4.48%) SaaS
6 11 (4.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.12%) GitHub
9 2 (0.75%) Office 365
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.85%) VPN
2 12 (4.48%) DNS
2 12 (4.48%) LDAP
3 10 (3.73%) WAN
4 9 (3.36%) SAN
5 8 (2.99%) DHCP
5 8 (2.99%) Firewall
5 8 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.61%) LAN
6 7 (2.61%) SNMP
6 7 (2.61%) SSH
7 6 (2.24%) IPsec
7 6 (2.24%) SSL
8 5 (1.87%) NAS
8 5 (1.87%) Network Security
9 4 (1.49%) Skype
9 4 (1.49%) VoIP
9 4 (1.49%) WebEx
9 4 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.48%) MySQL
3 10 (3.73%) DB2
4 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.37%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.37%) KDB
7 1 (0.37%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.37%) NewSQL
7 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.37%) OLTP
7 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (13.06%) JIRA
2 15 (5.60%) Subversion
3 13 (4.85%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (4.48%) ClearQuest
4 12 (4.48%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.87%) JMeter
6 5 (1.87%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.12%) Selenium
8 2 (0.75%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (20.90%) Finance
2 21 (7.84%) Financial Institution
3 15 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.10%) Banking
5 8 (2.99%) Retail
6 7 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.61%) Marketing
6 7 (2.61%) Publishing
7 6 (2.24%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.87%) Front Office
8 5 (1.87%) Law
9 2 (0.75%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Romanian Language
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (17.91%) Consultant
2 35 (13.06%) Analyst
3 33 (12.31%) ITSM Consultant
4 31 (11.57%) Architect
5 21 (7.84%) Service Manager
5 21 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
6 19 (7.09%) Applications Support
7 18 (6.72%) Support Engineer
8 15 (5.60%) Administrator
9 13 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.48%) Developer
10 12 (4.48%) ITIL Manager
10 12 (4.48%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.10%) Linux Support
11 11 (4.10%) Service Transition Manager
11 11 (4.10%) Transition Manager
12 10 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (3.73%) Remedy Consultant
13 9 (3.36%) Applications Support Engineer
13 9 (3.36%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.16%) Web Services
2 35 (13.06%) HTML
3 34 (12.69%) Ajax
4 32 (11.94%) .NET
4 32 (11.94%) XML
5 22 (8.21%) SOAP
6 13 (4.85%) CSS
7 10 (3.73%) jQuery
8 8 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (2.99%) Entity Framework
8 8 (2.99%) Middleware
8 8 (2.99%) WCF
9 7 (2.61%) .NET Framework
9 7 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (2.61%) REST
10 6 (2.24%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (1.87%) Apache Flex
12 4 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (1.12%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 35 (13.06%) CMDB
3 21 (7.84%) Hedge funds
3 21 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.22%) Public Cloud
6 12 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.48%) PKI
7 7 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.49%) Blog
9 4 (1.49%) Clustering
9 4 (1.49%) Fintech
9 4 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.49%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.49%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.49%) User Experience
10 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.12%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 82 (30.60%) Windows
2 62 (23.13%) Unix
3 60 (22.39%) Linux
4 32 (11.94%) Windows Server
5 19 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.36%) AIX
7 8 (2.99%) Solaris
8 7 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.24%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.87%) HPUX
11 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.75%) SUSE
12 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (61.94%) ITIL
2 128 (47.76%) ITSM
3 108 (40.30%) Service Management
4 64 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (16.79%) ITIL V3
5 45 (16.79%) Presales
6 42 (15.67%) Configuration Management
6 42 (15.67%) Customer Requirements
6 42 (15.67%) Service Delivery
7 40 (14.93%) Problem Management
8 33 (12.31%) Workflow
9 31 (11.57%) Incident Management
9 31 (11.57%) Scrum
10 30 (11.19%) Change Management
11 29 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (10.45%) Project Management
13 23 (8.58%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (7.84%) Customer Engagement
16 19 (7.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 54 (20.15%) JavaScript
2 45 (16.79%) Java
3 39 (14.55%) SQL
4 30 (11.19%) PowerShell
5 25 (9.33%) Perl
6 23 (8.58%) Shell Script
7 22 (8.21%) Python
8 19 (7.09%) VBScript
9 13 (4.85%) C#
10 11 (4.10%) Ruby
11 10 (3.73%) VB
12 4 (1.49%) Bourne shell
12 4 (1.49%) C-shell
13 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.12%) C
14 2 (0.75%) C++
14 2 (0.75%) REXX
14 2 (0.75%) Tcl
14 2 (0.75%) VBA
15 1 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 35 (13.06%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.70%) Degree
3 24 (8.96%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.85%) MCP
4 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.10%) ISEB
7 10 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (3.36%) MCSE
9 8 (2.99%) CCNA
9 8 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (2.61%) MCSA
11 6 (2.24%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.24%) PMI Certification
11 6 (2.24%) PMP
12 5 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.49%) CCNP
14 3 (1.12%) CITP
15 1 (0.37%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.85%) SLA
2 10 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.49%) QA
5 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.75%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (0.75%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.75%) PMO
7 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 49 (18.28%) Active Directory
2 48 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.19%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (4.10%) Docker
4 11 (4.10%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.87%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (1.87%) vSphere
7 3 (1.12%) XenApp
8 2 (0.75%) Firmware
9 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (13.06%) BMC PATROL
2 31 (11.57%) Ansible
3 24 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (8.58%) SCCM
5 22 (8.21%) SCVMM
6 21 (7.84%) Nagios
6 21 (7.84%) Puppet
7 20 (7.46%) SCOM
8 18 (6.72%) Salt
9 13 (4.85%) ITRS Geneos
9 13 (4.85%) SCOrch
10 10 (3.73%) BladeLogic
11 8 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (2.99%) Tivoli
12 7 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (2.24%) OpenView
13 6 (2.24%) WSUS
14 5 (1.87%) Control-M
15 4 (1.49%) CA Wily
15 4 (1.49%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 140 (52.24%) Remedy
2 71 (26.49%) Microsoft
3 59 (22.01%) HP
4 58 (21.64%) ServiceNow
5 56 (20.90%) VMware
6 37 (13.81%) IBM
7 30 (11.19%) Citrix
8 25 (9.33%) HEAT Software
8 25 (9.33%) Oracle
9 21 (7.84%) Cisco
10 20 (7.46%) LANDesk
11 18 (6.72%) AppDynamics
12 17 (6.34%) Splunk
13 13 (4.85%) Atlassian
13 13 (4.85%) Juniper
14 12 (4.48%) CollabNet
14 12 (4.48%) EMC
14 12 (4.48%) Red Hat
14 12 (4.48%) Serena
14 12 (4.48%) SolarWinds