Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 897 874 920
Rank change year-on-year -23 +46 -23
Permanent jobs citing CA 255 331 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 163 175 217
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £39,150 £32,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -12.62%

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 69,976 77,322 83,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.78% 44.38% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54,236 59,777 67,813
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -11 238 £62,500 +19.05% 35
UK excluding London +28 140 £50,000 - 22
London -14 108 £70,000 +7.69% 18
South East -3 32 £56,250 +12.50% 7
North of England +41 30 £48,500 -3.00% 3
East of England +35 27 £50,000 +17.65%
Midlands +42 20 £62,500 +95.31% 2
South West -2 18 £58,750 +11.37% 5
Yorkshire +35 17 £48,000 -6.34% 1
West Midlands +37 13 £70,000 +118.75% 1
North West +4 12 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +8 10 £50,000 -31.03% 2
East Midlands - 7 £62,500 - 1
Wales +2 2 £41,250 -25.33% 1
North East -10 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 77 (30.20%) Finance
2 60 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.82%) Microsoft
4 39 (15.29%) Cisco
4 39 (15.29%) Active Directory
4 39 (15.29%) Oracle
4 39 (15.29%) Degree
5 38 (14.90%) Retail
6 37 (14.51%) Unix
7 35 (13.73%) Windows
8 33 (12.94%) SQL
8 33 (12.94%) Firewall
9 32 (12.55%) Remedy
9 32 (12.55%) SQL Server
9 32 (12.55%) Python
9 32 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (12.16%) Docker
11 30 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
12 27 (10.59%) ITIL
12 27 (10.59%) Linux
12 27 (10.59%) Banking
13 26 (10.20%) VMware
14 25 (9.80%) Project Management
14 25 (9.80%) Relational Database
15 24 (9.41%) Service Management
15 24 (9.41%) IBM
16 23 (9.02%) SAP
16 23 (9.02%) Java
16 23 (9.02%) Data Centre
17 22 (8.63%) DNS

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 10 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.14%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.35%) Confluence
4 6 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.57%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) Apache
7 3 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.78%) JBoss
9 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.39%) CICS
9 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.39%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.78%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (6.67%) SAP CO
1 17 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 17 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (5.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.57%) CA PPM
4 3 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.49%) SaaS
4 8 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.57%) PaaS
6 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.78%) GitHub
7 2 (0.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.78%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.39%) Apigee
8 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.39%) Boomi
8 1 (0.39%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.94%) Firewall
2 22 (8.63%) DNS
2 22 (8.63%) WAN
3 15 (5.88%) Network Security
4 13 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (5.10%) SNMP
5 12 (4.71%) BGP
5 12 (4.71%) DHCP
5 12 (4.71%) LAN
5 12 (4.71%) SAN
6 11 (4.31%) IPsec
7 10 (3.92%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.92%) VPN
8 9 (3.53%) OSPF
9 8 (3.14%) Internet
10 7 (2.75%) MPLS
10 7 (2.75%) WLAN
11 6 (2.35%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.35%) HTTPS
11 6 (2.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 21 (8.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 15 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.14%) Apache Hive
7 8 (3.14%) Sqoop
8 7 (2.75%) Big Data
8 7 (2.75%) SAP HANA
8 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 6 (2.35%) Informix
9 6 (2.35%) NuoDB
9 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (2.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (7.84%) JIRA
2 16 (6.27%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.75%) Android Studio
5 7 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.75%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.75%) Xcode
6 6 (2.35%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.35%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.35%) Toad
7 5 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.96%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.96%) Selenium
7 5 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.57%) JUnit
9 3 (1.18%) Ant
9 3 (1.18%) Introscope
9 3 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 77 (30.20%) Finance
2 38 (14.90%) Retail
3 27 (10.59%) Banking
4 20 (7.84%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.31%) Law
7 10 (3.92%) Mandarin Language
8 9 (3.53%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.75%) Electronics
9 7 (2.75%) Marketing
10 5 (1.96%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.96%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.57%) Advertising
12 3 (1.18%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.78%) Back Office
13 2 (0.78%) Games
14 1 (0.39%) Legal
14 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 49 (19.22%) Architect
2 30 (11.76%) Analyst
2 30 (11.76%) Developer
3 19 (7.45%) Security Architect
4 18 (7.06%) Consultant
5 15 (5.88%) Administrator
5 15 (5.88%) Identity Management Architect
6 13 (5.10%) Hadoop Developer
6 13 (5.10%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (3.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (3.53%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (3.14%) Principal Developer
11 7 (2.75%) Applications Developer
11 7 (2.75%) Design Engineer
11 7 (2.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.88%) HTML
2 13 (5.10%) LDAP
3 12 (4.71%) .NET
4 9 (3.53%) AngularJS
4 9 (3.53%) Flash
4 9 (3.53%) HTML5
4 9 (3.53%) Middleware
4 9 (3.53%) SailPoint
5 8 (3.14%) Kafka
5 8 (3.14%) XML
6 7 (2.75%) CSS
6 7 (2.75%) ISPF
6 7 (2.75%) J2EE
6 7 (2.75%) Rendezvous
7 6 (2.35%) Gherkin
7 6 (2.35%) Web Services
8 5 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 4 (1.57%) Angular 2
9 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.02%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 18 (7.06%) CMDB
4 18 (7.06%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (6.27%) Fintech
6 13 (5.10%) PKI
7 12 (4.71%) Mainframe
8 9 (3.53%) EMC VMAX
9 7 (2.75%) ASIC
9 7 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.75%) SystemC
9 7 (2.75%) User Experience
9 7 (2.75%) Verilog
9 7 (2.75%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.96%) Derivative
10 5 (1.96%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.57%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.57%) DataPower
11 4 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.51%) Unix
2 35 (13.73%) Windows
3 27 (10.59%) Linux
4 15 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.71%) Solaris
6 9 (3.53%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.75%) Android
7 7 (2.75%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.57%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.57%) zOS
9 3 (1.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.78%) VME
11 1 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
4 27 (10.59%) ITIL
5 25 (9.80%) Project Management
6 24 (9.41%) Service Management
7 20 (7.84%) DevOps
7 20 (7.84%) Privileged Access Management
7 20 (7.84%) Service Delivery
8 19 (7.45%) Data Science
9 18 (7.06%) Scrum
9 18 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 17 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 16 (6.27%) Analytics
11 16 (6.27%) Information Security
12 15 (5.88%) Data Management
12 15 (5.88%) ETL
12 15 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.94%) SQL
2 32 (12.55%) Python
3 23 (9.02%) Java
4 15 (5.88%) C#
4 15 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 14 (5.49%) Bash Shell
5 14 (5.49%) C
6 9 (3.53%) Perl
7 8 (3.14%) JCL
7 8 (3.14%) R
7 8 (3.14%) Scala
8 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.35%) ABAP
9 6 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.35%) Ruby
9 6 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.35%) VBA
10 4 (1.57%) Groovy
10 4 (1.57%) VBScript
10 4 (1.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (15.29%) Degree
2 18 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (5.10%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.92%) CCNP
4 10 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.14%) CCNA
5 8 (3.14%) CISSP
5 8 (3.14%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.75%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.35%) MCSE
8 5 (1.96%) MCSA
8 5 (1.96%) PMP
9 4 (1.57%) CBAP
9 4 (1.57%) CISA
9 4 (1.57%) MCP
9 4 (1.57%) MCTS
9 4 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (1.18%) ACCA
10 3 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.10%) PMO
1 13 (5.10%) QA
2 12 (4.71%) SLA
3 8 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.57%) COBIT
5 3 (1.18%) BS7799
5 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.78%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.39%) GDPR
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 39 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 31 (12.16%) Docker
3 22 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.53%) vSphere
5 9 (3.53%) XenApp
6 8 (3.14%) HDFS
6 8 (3.14%) Time Sharing Option
7 6 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (2.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 5 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.18%) Firmware
10 2 (0.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (0.78%) RACF
11 1 (0.39%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (7.45%) Control-M
2 17 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
3 16 (6.27%) Single Sign-On
4 15 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
4 15 (5.88%) Mesos
5 14 (5.49%) NetBackup
6 12 (4.71%) Oracle ZFS
6 12 (4.71%) SCCM
6 12 (4.71%) SCOM
6 12 (4.71%) Unicenter
6 12 (4.71%) WSUS
7 10 (3.92%) Kubernetes
7 10 (3.92%) Nagios
7 10 (3.92%) SCVMM
8 9 (3.53%) Ansible
9 8 (3.14%) Oozie
10 7 (2.75%) Automic
10 7 (2.75%) Puppet
11 6 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (2.35%) Xymon
Vendors
1 48 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.29%) Cisco
2 39 (15.29%) Oracle
3 32 (12.55%) Remedy
4 26 (10.20%) VMware
5 24 (9.41%) IBM
6 23 (9.02%) SAP
7 21 (8.24%) BMC
7 21 (8.24%) HP
8 18 (7.06%) ForgeRock
9 16 (6.27%) Red Hat
10 13 (5.10%) CyberArk
10 13 (5.10%) EMC
10 13 (5.10%) Hortonworks
11 12 (4.71%) Citrix
12 11 (4.31%) F5
13 10 (3.92%) CA Agile Central
13 10 (3.92%) CheckPoint
13 10 (3.92%) CommVault
13 10 (3.92%) McAfee