Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 CA Technologies.

CA
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 929 888
Rank change year-on-year +62 -41 -9
Permanent jobs citing CA 318 295 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.35% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 159 220 328
UK median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.68% -17.39% +11.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +10.53%

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 79646 83241 100156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.51% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61613 67223 81581
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 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CA in the UK

CA
Top 14 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 18 November 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 +31 274 £52,500 +10.53% 13
London +26 147 £65,000 +30.00% 8
UK excluding London +37 139 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South East +42 50 £50,000 +13.64% 2
North of England +4 32 £45,000 +12.50%
South West +1 25 £52,500 -3.67% 1
North West -9 17 £50,000 +143.90%
East of England -5 15 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +22 9 £42,500 +21.43%
Scotland -12 9 £72,500 -
West Midlands +11 6 £32,000 -8.57% 2
North East +7 6 £33,750 -25.00%
Midlands -3 6 £32,000 -32.63% 2
Wales +20 3 £37,500 -11.76%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing CA 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 CA.

1 121 (38.05%) Finance
2 99 (31.13%) Java
3 96 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 90 (28.30%) Oracle
5 78 (24.53%) Project Management
6 74 (23.27%) Linux
7 72 (22.64%) Windows
8 71 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (20.44%) Asset Management
10 63 (19.81%) Banking
11 56 (17.61%) IBM
12 55 (17.30%) Wealth Management
13 54 (16.98%) Investment Banking
14 52 (16.35%) ITIL
14 52 (16.35%) SQL
14 52 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 50 (15.72%) Data Centre
15 50 (15.72%) Retail Banking
15 50 (15.72%) Degree
15 50 (15.72%) JIRA
16 47 (14.78%) SQL Server
17 46 (14.47%) Python
17 46 (14.47%) Migration
17 46 (14.47%) DevOps
18 45 (14.15%) VMware
19 44 (13.84%) PowerShell
20 43 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
21 41 (12.89%) Puppet
21 41 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
22 40 (12.58%) Windows Server

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 26 (8.18%) Apache
2 22 (6.92%) IIS
3 18 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.35%) MS Exchange
5 15 (4.72%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.46%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (3.46%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.14%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (2.52%) Confluence
10 7 (2.20%) JBoss
11 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.26%) Gentran
12 4 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.94%) CICS
13 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.94%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.26%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (9.12%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.26%) Exstream
3 4 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.26%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.94%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.94%) Unica
5 2 (0.63%) assyst
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.31%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 52 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.66%) Office 365
4 16 (5.03%) PaaS
5 14 (4.40%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (3.46%) GitHub
6 11 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (2.20%) CloudBees
7 7 (2.20%) SaaS
8 6 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.26%) Slack
10 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.63%) IaaS
11 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.31%) Akamai
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.64%) WAN
2 35 (11.01%) LAN
3 34 (10.69%) Firewall
4 32 (10.06%) DNS
5 24 (7.55%) DHCP
6 19 (5.97%) Internet
7 18 (5.66%) HTTP
8 17 (5.35%) VPN
9 16 (5.03%) LDAP
10 15 (4.72%) TCP/IP
11 14 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (4.09%) SAN
13 12 (3.77%) SSL
14 10 (3.14%) VLAN
15 9 (2.83%) SMTP
15 9 (2.83%) Wireless
16 8 (2.52%) DVB
16 8 (2.52%) Network Security
16 8 (2.52%) TACACS
16 8 (2.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.72%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.77%) MySQL
3 12 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.46%) Big Data
5 10 (3.14%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.52%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.20%) DataStage
7 7 (2.20%) QlikView
7 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.89%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.89%) DB2
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (15.72%) JIRA
2 39 (12.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (10.06%) Git (software)
4 29 (9.12%) Jenkins
5 25 (7.86%) HP UFT
5 25 (7.86%) Maven
5 25 (7.86%) Selenium
6 23 (7.23%) Subversion
7 20 (6.29%) Cucumber
8 18 (5.66%) SoapUI
8 18 (5.66%) Visual Studio
9 14 (4.40%) Ant
9 14 (4.40%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.40%) JUnit
10 12 (3.77%) TeamCity
11 11 (3.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (3.46%) Bitbucket
11 11 (3.46%) GitLab
12 10 (3.14%) Vagrant
13 9 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 121 (38.05%) Finance
2 63 (19.81%) Banking
3 54 (16.98%) Investment Banking
4 50 (15.72%) Retail Banking
5 17 (5.35%) Law
6 16 (5.03%) Retail
7 14 (4.40%) Marketing
8 12 (3.77%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.83%) Manufacturing
10 8 (2.52%) Multimedia
11 7 (2.20%) Legal
11 7 (2.20%) Local Government
12 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.94%) Automotive
13 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 55 (17.30%) Architect
1 55 (17.30%) Technical Leader
2 46 (14.47%) Consultant
3 24 (7.55%) Analyst
3 24 (7.55%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 24 (7.55%) Functional Consultant
3 24 (7.55%) Microsoft Consultant
4 22 (6.92%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (4.09%) Test Automation Manager
5 13 (4.09%) Test Manager
6 12 (3.77%) Senior Architect
7 11 (3.46%) DevOps Architect
8 10 (3.14%) Information Officer
8 10 (3.14%) Information Security Officer
8 10 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (3.14%) Security Officer
8 10 (3.14%) Support Engineer
9 8 (2.52%) Network Engineer
9 8 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.32%) .NET
2 35 (11.01%) REST
3 22 (6.92%) SOAP
4 21 (6.60%) HTML
5 20 (6.29%) COM
5 20 (6.29%) Gherkin
5 20 (6.29%) OAuth
6 18 (5.66%) XML
7 16 (5.03%) SailPoint
8 15 (4.72%) J2EE
9 14 (4.40%) CSS
9 14 (4.40%) jQuery
9 14 (4.40%) Middleware
10 11 (3.46%) OpenID
10 11 (3.46%) SAML
11 10 (3.14%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (2.83%) RAML
12 9 (2.83%) Swagger
12 9 (2.83%) Web Services
12 9 (2.83%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.72%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.81%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.66%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.77%) NHS
6 11 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (2.83%) RSA SecurID
8 8 (2.52%) BBC
8 8 (2.52%) Digital TV
8 8 (2.52%) IPTV
8 8 (2.52%) Media Streaming
8 8 (2.52%) MPEG
8 8 (2.52%) STB
9 7 (2.20%) Clustering
9 7 (2.20%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.20%) PKI
10 6 (1.89%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.89%) Fintech
11 4 (1.26%) Digital Currency
Operating Systems
1 74 (23.27%) Linux
2 72 (22.64%) Windows
3 40 (12.58%) Windows Server
4 39 (12.26%) Unix
5 15 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.14%) AIX
7 10 (3.14%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.20%) CoreOS
10 6 (1.89%) CentOS
10 6 (1.89%) Solaris
11 5 (1.57%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.26%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.94%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.94%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.53%) Project Management
2 71 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (20.44%) Asset Management
4 55 (17.30%) Wealth Management
5 52 (16.35%) ITIL
6 46 (14.47%) DevOps
6 46 (14.47%) Migration
7 29 (9.12%) Information Security
8 28 (8.81%) Open Source
9 26 (8.18%) Service Management
10 24 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (7.55%) CRM
10 24 (7.55%) PRINCE2
11 22 (6.92%) ERP
11 22 (6.92%) Test Scripting
12 21 (6.60%) Service Delivery
12 21 (6.60%) TOGAF
12 21 (6.60%) Validation
12 21 (6.60%) Waterfall
13 20 (6.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 99 (31.13%) Java
2 52 (16.35%) SQL
3 46 (14.47%) Python
4 44 (13.84%) PowerShell
5 27 (8.49%) JavaScript
6 26 (8.18%) C++
7 25 (7.86%) C#
8 24 (7.55%) Ruby
9 20 (6.29%) Groovy
10 18 (5.66%) VBScript
11 13 (4.09%) Jython
12 12 (3.77%) C
12 12 (3.77%) Perl
13 10 (3.14%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.52%) PHP
15 7 (2.20%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.57%) COBOL
17 4 (1.26%) ActionScript
17 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (15.72%) Degree
2 24 (7.55%) MBA
3 23 (7.23%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.14%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.83%) A+ Certification
7 9 (2.83%) ISEB
8 7 (2.20%) CCNP
8 7 (2.20%) CISA
8 7 (2.20%) CISSP
8 7 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.20%) MCSE
9 6 (1.89%) CCNA
10 5 (1.57%) CISM
11 4 (1.26%) ACCA
11 4 (1.26%) CCIE
11 4 (1.26%) CCSA
11 4 (1.26%) CCSE
11 4 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 12 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.52%) SLA
4 7 (2.20%) PSD2
4 7 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.89%) GDPR
6 5 (1.57%) COSO
6 5 (1.57%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.26%) OIPF
7 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.94%) GMP
8 3 (0.94%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.94%) QA
9 2 (0.63%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.31%) COBIT
10 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (12.26%) Hyper-V
2 36 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (10.06%) Docker
4 31 (9.75%) Active Directory
5 14 (4.40%) XenApp
6 6 (1.89%) DFS Replication
6 6 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.57%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.26%) vSphere
9 3 (0.94%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 2 (0.63%) Firmware
10 2 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (0.63%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.63%) Xen
11 1 (0.31%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.31%) vCloud
11 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (12.89%) Puppet
2 22 (6.92%) Ansible
3 21 (6.60%) CA Service Virtualization
4 14 (4.40%) Kubernetes
4 14 (4.40%) Nagios
5 12 (3.77%) SCCM
6 11 (3.46%) CA Spectrum
7 10 (3.14%) SCOM
8 9 (2.83%) Backup Exec
8 9 (2.83%) Rundeck
8 9 (2.83%) WSUS
9 8 (2.52%) CA Single Sign-On
9 8 (2.52%) CA Wily
9 8 (2.52%) FortiGate
10 7 (2.20%) Graphite
10 7 (2.20%) Tivoli
10 7 (2.20%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.89%) BladeLogic
12 5 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 96 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 90 (28.30%) Oracle
3 56 (17.61%) IBM
4 45 (14.15%) VMware
5 35 (11.01%) Cisco
6 28 (8.81%) HP
7 21 (6.60%) Citrix
8 17 (5.35%) F5
8 17 (5.35%) Red Hat
9 16 (5.03%) CyberArk
9 16 (5.03%) Workday
10 15 (4.72%) Google
11 14 (4.40%) Fortinet
11 14 (4.40%) SAP
11 14 (4.40%) ServiceNow
12 12 (3.77%) AppDynamics
12 12 (3.77%) Cognizant
12 12 (3.77%) Symantec
13 11 (3.46%) Palo Alto
13 11 (3.46%) Tableau