Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CA over the 6 months to 17 August 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 CA Technologies.

CA
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 904 821 880
Rank change year-on-year -83 +59 -12
Permanent jobs citing CA 264 402 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.51% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 140 224 266
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,750 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.74% +12.23% -18.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £28,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -22.73%

CA 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 74,866 78,622 88,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.96% 44.60% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58,033 61,322 71,881
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

CA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CA over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CA in the UK

CA
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 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 -73 249 £60,000 +14.29% 22
UK excluding London +7 156 £50,000 +5.26% 14
London -56 103 £70,000 +7.69% 11
East of England +28 36 £47,500 +18.75%
South East -24 32 £55,000 +15.79% 3
North of England +19 27 £48,000 -4.00% 7
South West +12 27 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Midlands +33 23 £70,000 +118.75%
West Midlands +45 19 £55,500 +73.44%
North West +1 17 £49,500 -23.85% 3
Yorkshire +34 10 £48,000 +47.69% 2
Scotland -19 6 £50,450 -30.41% 3
East Midlands - 3 - -
Wales -4 2 £41,250 -25.33%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Channel Islands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing CA 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 CA.

1 71 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (26.52%) Degree
3 63 (23.86%) Oracle
3 63 (23.86%) Unix
4 58 (21.97%) Linux
5 54 (20.45%) Finance
6 51 (19.32%) Cisco
7 49 (18.56%) Java
8 46 (17.42%) SQL
9 45 (17.05%) ITIL
9 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
10 44 (16.67%) Windows
11 43 (16.29%) Python
12 42 (15.91%) SQL Server
13 41 (15.53%) Firewall
14 40 (15.15%) VMware
15 37 (14.02%) Active Directory
16 36 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (12.88%) Remedy
17 34 (12.88%) Self-Motivation
17 34 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
18 33 (12.50%) Data Centre
19 32 (12.12%) DevOps
19 32 (12.12%) Project Management
20 31 (11.74%) HP
20 31 (11.74%) WAN
20 31 (11.74%) Banking
20 31 (11.74%) Relational Database
20 31 (11.74%) Identity Access Management
21 30 (11.36%) Retail

CA
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 22 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 19 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (6.44%) JBoss
4 16 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.30%) WebSphere
6 11 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (3.03%) Apache
8 8 (3.03%) Confluence
9 5 (1.89%) SAS
10 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.52%) Gentran
10 4 (1.52%) Mule
10 4 (1.52%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.14%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.14%) IIS
12 2 (0.76%) CICS
Applications
1 24 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (7.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 12 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 12 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.52%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 4 (1.52%) SAP Retail
4 3 (1.14%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.71%) SaaS
2 22 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.41%) PaaS
6 4 (1.52%) Boomi
6 4 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.52%) IaaS
6 4 (1.52%) Trello
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.76%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.76%) GitHub
7 2 (0.76%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.53%) Firewall
2 31 (11.74%) WAN
3 27 (10.23%) DNS
4 23 (8.71%) HTTP
5 21 (7.95%) SAN
6 18 (6.82%) SNMP
7 17 (6.44%) BGP
7 17 (6.44%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (6.44%) DHCP
7 17 (6.44%) Network Security
8 16 (6.06%) OSPF
8 16 (6.06%) VPN
9 15 (5.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (5.30%) LAN
10 14 (5.30%) SSL
11 12 (4.55%) FWSM
11 12 (4.55%) IPsec
11 12 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
12 6 (2.27%) Internet
12 6 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.74%) Relational Database
3 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.06%) Big Data
6 14 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (4.55%) MySQL
9 9 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.41%) DB2
10 8 (3.03%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 6 (2.27%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.27%) NuoDB
12 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.27%) Power BI
12 6 (2.27%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (10.61%) JIRA
2 24 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.82%) SoapUI
4 16 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 13 (4.92%) Eclipse
6 12 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 11 (4.17%) Git (software)
7 11 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.65%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.65%) Xcode
9 6 (2.27%) Ant
9 6 (2.27%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.27%) Maven
9 6 (2.27%) Toad
10 5 (1.89%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.89%) Introscope
10 5 (1.89%) JUnit
10 5 (1.89%) Selenium
11 4 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.52%) HP UFT
General
1 54 (20.45%) Finance
2 31 (11.74%) Banking
3 30 (11.36%) Retail
4 18 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.06%) Mandarin Language
6 15 (5.68%) Marketing
7 14 (5.30%) Investment Banking
7 14 (5.30%) Law
8 12 (4.55%) Electronics
9 9 (3.41%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.89%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.52%) Russian Language
12 3 (1.14%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.76%) Games
13 2 (0.76%) Legal
14 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (13.64%) Architect
2 30 (11.36%) Analyst
3 28 (10.61%) Developer
4 24 (9.09%) Consultant
5 17 (6.44%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (5.30%) Administrator
6 14 (5.30%) Network Specialist
7 13 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (4.92%) Design Engineer
7 13 (4.92%) SOC Engineer
8 12 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 12 (4.55%) Senior Network Specialist
9 11 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (4.17%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (3.79%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (3.41%) Applications Developer
11 9 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
12 8 (3.03%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.61%) LDAP
2 27 (10.23%) Web Services
3 25 (9.47%) SOAP
4 21 (7.95%) REST
4 21 (7.95%) XML
5 17 (6.44%) HTML
6 15 (5.68%) .NET
6 15 (5.68%) XSD
7 14 (5.30%) Flash
7 14 (5.30%) Middleware
8 13 (4.92%) JMS
9 12 (4.55%) HTML5
9 12 (4.55%) JSON
10 11 (4.17%) CSS
10 11 (4.17%) SailPoint
11 10 (3.79%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.79%) J2EE
11 10 (3.79%) OAuth
12 9 (3.41%) Spring
12 9 (3.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.88%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 25 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.71%) Management Information System
5 16 (6.06%) CMDB
6 15 (5.68%) ASIC
6 15 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (5.68%) SystemC
6 15 (5.68%) Verilog
7 14 (5.30%) Computer Science
7 14 (5.30%) EMC VMAX
7 14 (5.30%) PKI
8 12 (4.55%) Driving Licence
9 9 (3.41%) Mainframe
10 8 (3.03%) Virtual Team
11 7 (2.65%) Digital TV
11 7 (2.65%) Fintech
11 7 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (2.65%) User Experience
12 5 (1.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.86%) Unix
2 58 (21.97%) Linux
3 44 (16.67%) Windows
4 21 (7.95%) Solaris
5 20 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.68%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.03%) Android
8 8 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 7 (2.65%) Amazon Linux
10 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.27%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.14%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.76%) CentOS
12 2 (0.76%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (17.05%) ITIL
3 34 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (12.12%) DevOps
4 32 (12.12%) Project Management
5 31 (11.74%) Identity Access Management
6 27 (10.23%) Service Management
7 26 (9.85%) PRINCE2
8 25 (9.47%) Scrum
8 25 (9.47%) Service Delivery
9 23 (8.71%) Data Management
9 23 (8.71%) SOA
9 23 (8.71%) Use Case
10 21 (7.95%) Analytics
11 19 (7.20%) ITIL V3
11 19 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (6.82%) Data Science
12 18 (6.82%) TOGAF
13 16 (6.06%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 49 (18.56%) Java
2 46 (17.42%) SQL
3 43 (16.29%) Python
4 22 (8.33%) C
5 19 (7.20%) C#
6 18 (6.82%) Bash Shell
6 18 (6.82%) Perl
7 16 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.92%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.79%) VBA
11 8 (3.03%) Ruby
11 8 (3.03%) VBScript
11 8 (3.03%) XPath
12 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.27%) ABAP
13 6 (2.27%) Groovy
13 6 (2.27%) JCL
14 5 (1.89%) Jython
15 4 (1.52%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 70 (26.52%) Degree
2 28 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.82%) CCNP
4 17 (6.44%) Security Cleared
5 15 (5.68%) PMI Certification
6 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.55%) PMP
7 11 (4.17%) CCNA
8 9 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.03%) MCSE
10 7 (2.65%) DV Cleared
10 7 (2.65%) MCSA
11 6 (2.27%) A+ Certification
11 6 (2.27%) MCP
11 6 (2.27%) MCTS
11 6 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (1.89%) CISSP
12 5 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (1.52%) CBAP
13 4 (1.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.03%) PMO
2 7 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.89%) QA
4 4 (1.52%) GCP
5 3 (1.14%) BS7799
5 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.14%) SLA
6 2 (0.76%) COBIT
6 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.38%) GDPR
7 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 37 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 36 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.71%) Docker
4 22 (8.33%) vSphere
5 14 (5.30%) XenApp
6 9 (3.41%) Hyper-V
7 8 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.65%) iptables
8 7 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (2.65%) VMware Server
9 6 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (2.27%) Time Sharing Option
9 6 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (1.14%) HDFS
11 2 (0.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 2 (0.76%) RACF
11 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.38%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 21 (7.95%) Control-M
2 17 (6.44%) CA Spectrum
3 16 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 15 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (4.92%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
6 12 (4.55%) Puppet
6 12 (4.55%) SCCM
6 12 (4.55%) Unicenter
7 11 (4.17%) SCOM
8 10 (3.79%) CA Wily
9 9 (3.41%) Ansible
9 9 (3.41%) CA Service Virtualization
9 9 (3.41%) Kubernetes
10 8 (3.03%) CA Single Sign-On
10 8 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (3.03%) SCVMM
11 7 (2.65%) Nagios
11 7 (2.65%) OpenView
11 7 (2.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (23.86%) Oracle
2 51 (19.32%) Cisco
3 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
4 40 (15.15%) VMware
5 34 (12.88%) Remedy
6 31 (11.74%) HP
7 30 (11.36%) IBM
8 22 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 22 (8.33%) TIBCO
9 20 (7.58%) Citrix
9 20 (7.58%) EMC
10 19 (7.20%) F5
10 19 (7.20%) SAP
11 18 (6.82%) CheckPoint
11 18 (6.82%) Juniper
12 17 (6.44%) BMC
13 16 (6.06%) CommVault
13 16 (6.06%) McAfee
14 15 (5.68%) Cadence
15 14 (5.30%) FalconStor