Period
to 24 September 2021

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 24 September 2021 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
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 905 630 851
Rank change year-on-year -275 +221 +76
Permanent jobs citing CA 137 72 245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 144
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £52,688 £42,500 £46,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.88% +3.61%
75th Percentile £84,375 £90,000 £74,063
90th Percentile £96,125 £92,500 £85,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,250 £50,000 £56,030
% change year-on-year +6.50% -10.76% +12.06%

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 47,955 19,448 59,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.13% 39.63% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31,846 15,423 45,611
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% -

CA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CA.

Salary trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CA over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for CA in the UK

CA
Top 15 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 24 September 2021. 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 -263 119 £65,000 -4.76% 20
UK excluding London -228 78 £53,250 +6.50% 11
London -205 46 £85,000 +27.82% 11
North of England -112 35 £47,000 -6.00% 2
North West -70 33 £47,000 -6.00% 2
Work from Home -287 15 £60,000 +26.32%
South East -171 12 £68,000 -15.00% 3
Midlands -95 10 £32,000 - 3
West Midlands -89 8 - - 2
Scotland - 8 £52,500 - 2
East of England -94 6 £50,000 +17.65% 1
South West -95 6 - -
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £32,000 - 1
Wales -52 1 £47,500 +5.56%

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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 61 (44.53%) Finance
2 51 (37.23%) Microsoft
3 48 (35.04%) Social Skills
4 35 (25.55%) ACCA
5 34 (24.82%) People Management
6 31 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (21.17%) GAAP
8 28 (20.44%) Retail
9 18 (13.14%) Firewall
10 17 (12.41%) AWS
11 16 (11.68%) Preventative Maintenance
11 16 (11.68%) Cisco
11 16 (11.68%) ITIL
11 16 (11.68%) Facilities Management
12 15 (10.95%) Windows
12 15 (10.95%) Python
12 15 (10.95%) Oracle
12 15 (10.95%) CIPFA
12 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
13 14 (10.22%) Change Management
13 14 (10.22%) SQL
13 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
13 14 (10.22%) VMware
14 13 (9.49%) Marketing
14 13 (9.49%) SC Cleared
14 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
14 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
14 13 (9.49%) ERP
14 13 (9.49%) E-Commerce
15 12 (8.76%) Presales

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 4 (2.92%) IIS
2 3 (2.19%) CICS
2 3 (2.19%) Confluence
3 2 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.46%) SAS
4 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.84%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (5.84%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.46%) Orchestrade
3 2 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.46%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.73%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) AWS
2 10 (7.30%) SaaS
3 9 (6.57%) Azure
3 9 (6.57%) GCP
4 8 (5.84%) Oracle CX
4 8 (5.84%) Serverless
5 6 (4.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (4.38%) Firebase
6 5 (3.65%) Apigee
7 3 (2.19%) Azure Key Vault
7 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.19%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (2.19%) Slack
8 2 (1.46%) Azure Sentinel
9 1 (0.73%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (0.73%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.73%) Azure Service Fabric
9 1 (0.73%) Azure Storage
9 1 (0.73%) Miro
9 1 (0.73%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.14%) Firewall
2 11 (8.03%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (7.30%) DNS
3 10 (7.30%) LAN
3 10 (7.30%) WAN
4 7 (5.11%) Network Security
5 6 (4.38%) Cisco Firepower
5 6 (4.38%) Ethernet
5 6 (4.38%) SD-WAN
6 5 (3.65%) DHCP
6 5 (3.65%) HTTP
6 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.92%) VPN
8 3 (2.19%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.46%) SNMP
10 1 (0.73%) ADSL
10 1 (0.73%) BGP
10 1 (0.73%) OSPF
10 1 (0.73%) VoIP
10 1 (0.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.19%) DataStage
4 3 (2.19%) Flink
5 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.73%) Big Data
6 1 (0.73%) MySQL
6 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.73%) Power BI
6 1 (0.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) JIRA
1 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (3.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.92%) Selenium
3 3 (2.19%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.19%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.46%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.46%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.46%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.46%) JMeter
4 2 (1.46%) LoadUI
4 2 (1.46%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.46%) Robot Framework
4 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.46%) TestComplete
4 2 (1.46%) Zephyr
General
1 61 (44.53%) Finance
2 48 (35.04%) Social Skills
3 28 (20.44%) Retail
4 13 (9.49%) Marketing
5 12 (8.76%) Public Sector
6 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (5.84%) Games
8 6 (4.38%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
9 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
10 3 (2.19%) Banking
10 3 (2.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (2.19%) Law
10 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.46%) Back Office
11 2 (1.46%) Front Office
11 2 (1.46%) Legal
11 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.73%) Billing
12 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.36%) Audit Manager
2 16 (11.68%) Architect
3 9 (6.57%) Software Engineer
4 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (4.38%) Commercial Manager
5 6 (4.38%) IT Support
5 6 (4.38%) Lead Software Engineer
5 6 (4.38%) Network Architect
5 6 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 5 (3.65%) IT Support Specialist
6 5 (3.65%) Security Engineer
6 5 (3.65%) Support Specialist
7 4 (2.92%) Consultant
7 4 (2.92%) Developer
7 4 (2.92%) Mobile Engineer
7 4 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.11%) JSON
1 7 (5.11%) React
1 7 (5.11%) SAML
2 6 (4.38%) Node.js
2 6 (4.38%) OAuth
2 6 (4.38%) REST
2 6 (4.38%) Vue.js
3 5 (3.65%) Middleware
3 5 (3.65%) Spring
4 4 (2.92%) RESTful
4 4 (2.92%) Web Services
5 3 (2.19%) Akka
5 3 (2.19%) OAuth2
5 3 (2.19%) OpenID
5 3 (2.19%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (1.46%) .NET
6 2 (1.46%) COM
6 2 (1.46%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.46%) Nightwatchjs
6 2 (1.46%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.03%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.11%) PKI
3 7 (5.11%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.38%) PDA
5 4 (2.92%) Replication
6 3 (2.19%) BYOD
6 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.19%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) VSAM
7 2 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.73%) Blog
8 1 (0.73%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Robotics
8 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.95%) Windows
2 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (4.38%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.92%) Linux
6 4 (2.92%) Unix
6 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) AIX
7 3 (2.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.73%) Android
8 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.73%) VMS
8 1 (0.73%) VyOS
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.82%) People Management
2 31 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.68%) Facilities Management
3 16 (11.68%) ITIL
3 16 (11.68%) Preventative Maintenance
4 14 (10.22%) Change Management
5 13 (9.49%) E-Commerce
5 13 (9.49%) ERP
6 12 (8.76%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.76%) Presales
7 11 (8.03%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.30%) Migration
8 10 (7.30%) Service Management
9 9 (6.57%) Business Case
9 9 (6.57%) Scrum
9 9 (6.57%) Technology Roadmap
9 9 (6.57%) Thought Leadership
9 9 (6.57%) Value Proposition
10 8 (5.84%) Customer Value Proposition
10 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.95%) Python
2 14 (10.22%) SQL
3 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.84%) Java
6 4 (2.92%) VB
7 3 (2.19%) COBOL
7 3 (2.19%) Erlang
7 3 (2.19%) Rust
7 3 (2.19%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.46%) C#
8 2 (1.46%) Groovy
8 2 (1.46%) Java 11
8 2 (1.46%) Ruby
8 2 (1.46%) Scala
8 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.73%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (25.55%) ACCA
2 15 (10.95%) CIPFA
3 13 (9.49%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.30%) MBA
5 8 (5.84%) HNC
6 6 (4.38%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.65%) Degree
8 3 (2.19%) CCNA
8 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.19%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (1.46%) CEH
9 2 (1.46%) CISM
9 2 (1.46%) CISSP
9 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.46%) MCSE
9 2 (1.46%) PhD
10 1 (0.73%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.17%) GAAP
2 6 (4.38%) COSHH
2 6 (4.38%) SLA
3 4 (2.92%) QA
4 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.46%) NIST
5 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.73%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.73%) NIST 800
System Software
1 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.38%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.46%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.73%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Terraform
2 8 (5.84%) Ansible
3 7 (5.11%) FortiGate
3 7 (5.11%) vRealize
4 5 (3.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.19%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.19%) Nagios
5 3 (2.19%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.46%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.46%) Opsview
6 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.73%) Control-M
7 1 (0.73%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.73%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.73%) Netcool
7 1 (0.73%) OpenView
7 1 (0.73%) SCCM
7 1 (0.73%) SCOM
7 1 (0.73%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (37.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.68%) Cisco
3 15 (10.95%) Oracle
4 14 (10.22%) VMware
5 9 (6.57%) SolarWinds
6 7 (5.11%) Fortinet
6 7 (5.11%) HP
6 7 (5.11%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.38%) IBM
7 6 (4.38%) McAfee
8 5 (3.65%) Blue Coat
8 5 (3.65%) Google
8 5 (3.65%) LogRhythm
8 5 (3.65%) Tripwire
9 4 (2.92%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (2.92%) LexisNexis
10 3 (2.19%) BMC
10 3 (2.19%) Broadcom
10 3 (2.19%) Remedy
11 2 (1.46%) Juniper