Period
to 24 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 24 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 898 932 896
Rank change year-on-year +34 -36 -1
Permanent jobs citing CA 314 292 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.35% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 155 218 325
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -17.39% +9.52%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -13.46% +9.47%

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 80267 82960 99905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.56% 43.84% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62100 66927 81427
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 £42,253 £41,000
% change year-on-year +0.58% +3.06% +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 24 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 24 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 +46 270 £54,000 +13.68% 27
London +29 146 £65,000 +30.00% 11
UK excluding London +25 136 £50,000 +11.11% 20
South East +57 46 £54,750 +5.29% 4
North of England +12 32 £43,750 +9.38% 4
South West +30 25 £55,000 +0.92% 2
North West -12 16 £50,000 +143.90% 4
East of England -6 15 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire +15 9 £42,500 +21.43%
Scotland -12 9 £72,500 - 3
North East +3 7 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands +12 6 £32,000 -24.71% 4
Midlands +4 6 £32,000 -32.63% 4
Wales +21 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 119 (37.90%) Finance
2 98 (31.21%) Microsoft
3 97 (30.89%) Java
4 89 (28.34%) Oracle
5 77 (24.52%) Project Management
6 72 (22.93%) Linux
7 70 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (21.97%) Windows
9 64 (20.38%) Asset Management
10 62 (19.75%) Banking
11 55 (17.52%) Wealth Management
12 54 (17.20%) Investment Banking
13 53 (16.88%) IBM
14 52 (16.56%) ITIL
15 50 (15.92%) SQL
15 50 (15.92%) Retail Banking
16 49 (15.61%) JIRA
17 48 (15.29%) Degree
17 48 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
18 47 (14.97%) Python
18 47 (14.97%) Migration
19 46 (14.65%) SQL Server
20 45 (14.33%) PowerShell
20 45 (14.33%) Data Centre
21 43 (13.69%) DevOps
21 43 (13.69%) VMware
22 41 (13.06%) Opscode Chef
22 41 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
22 41 (13.06%) Puppet
22 41 (13.06%) 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 27 (8.60%) Apache
2 21 (6.69%) IIS
3 19 (6.05%) MS Exchange
4 18 (5.73%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (3.82%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.18%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.87%) Confluence
8 9 (2.87%) Skype for Business
9 7 (2.23%) JBoss
10 6 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.27%) Gentran
11 4 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.96%) CICS
12 3 (0.96%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.27%) EngageOne
5 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (8.92%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.27%) Exstream
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.27%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.96%) Unica
5 2 (0.64%) assyst
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.32%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.73%) Office 365
4 16 (5.10%) PaaS
5 14 (4.46%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (3.50%) GitHub
7 9 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (2.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (2.23%) SaaS
9 6 (1.91%) CloudBees
10 4 (1.27%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.27%) Slack
11 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.64%) IaaS
11 2 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.42%) WAN
2 37 (11.78%) LAN
3 32 (10.19%) Firewall
4 31 (9.87%) DNS
5 25 (7.96%) DHCP
6 17 (5.41%) HTTP
6 17 (5.41%) LDAP
7 16 (5.10%) VPN
8 15 (4.78%) SAN
9 14 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (4.14%) Internet
10 13 (4.14%) TCP/IP
11 12 (3.82%) SSL
12 11 (3.50%) VLAN
13 9 (2.87%) WLAN
14 8 (2.55%) DVB
14 8 (2.55%) NetScaler
14 8 (2.55%) Network Security
14 8 (2.55%) SMTP
14 8 (2.55%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.78%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.82%) MySQL
3 12 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.50%) Big Data
5 10 (3.18%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.23%) DataStage
7 7 (2.23%) QlikView
7 7 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.91%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.91%) DB2
8 6 (1.91%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.27%) Power BI
10 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (15.61%) JIRA
2 36 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (9.87%) Git (software)
4 28 (8.92%) Jenkins
5 25 (7.96%) HP UFT
5 25 (7.96%) Maven
5 25 (7.96%) Selenium
6 22 (7.01%) Subversion
7 21 (6.69%) Cucumber
8 19 (6.05%) SoapUI
8 19 (6.05%) Visual Studio
9 15 (4.78%) Ant
9 15 (4.78%) Eclipse
9 15 (4.78%) JUnit
10 12 (3.82%) TeamCity
11 11 (3.50%) Bitbucket
12 10 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (3.18%) GitLab
12 10 (3.18%) Vagrant
13 9 (2.87%) Artifactory
General
1 119 (37.90%) Finance
2 62 (19.75%) Banking
3 54 (17.20%) Investment Banking
4 50 (15.92%) Retail Banking
5 18 (5.73%) Law
6 16 (5.10%) Retail
7 14 (4.46%) Marketing
8 12 (3.82%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.87%) Manufacturing
10 8 (2.55%) Legal
10 8 (2.55%) Multimedia
11 7 (2.23%) Local Government
12 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.96%) Automotive
13 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 56 (17.83%) Technical Leader
2 55 (17.52%) Architect
3 46 (14.65%) Consultant
4 24 (7.64%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 24 (7.64%) Functional Consultant
4 24 (7.64%) Microsoft Consultant
5 23 (7.32%) Analyst
6 21 (6.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 14 (4.46%) Test Automation Manager
7 14 (4.46%) Test Manager
8 13 (4.14%) Senior Architect
9 11 (3.50%) DevOps Architect
9 11 (3.50%) Information Officer
9 11 (3.50%) Information Security Officer
9 11 (3.50%) Security Officer
10 10 (3.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.18%) Support Engineer
11 9 (2.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (2.87%) IAM Consultant
12 8 (2.55%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.15%) .NET
2 34 (10.83%) REST
3 23 (7.32%) SOAP
4 22 (7.01%) HTML
5 21 (6.69%) Gherkin
6 20 (6.37%) COM
7 19 (6.05%) OAuth
7 19 (6.05%) XML
8 15 (4.78%) CSS
8 15 (4.78%) J2EE
8 15 (4.78%) jQuery
9 14 (4.46%) Middleware
9 14 (4.46%) SailPoint
10 12 (3.82%) OpenID
10 12 (3.82%) SAML
11 11 (3.50%) Web Services
12 9 (2.87%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (2.55%) D-Bus
13 8 (2.55%) HEVC
13 8 (2.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.33%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.24%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.01%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.78%) Public Cloud
6 12 (3.82%) NHS
7 11 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.55%) BBC
8 8 (2.55%) Digital TV
8 8 (2.55%) IPTV
8 8 (2.55%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.55%) Media Streaming
8 8 (2.55%) MPEG
8 8 (2.55%) RSA SecurID
8 8 (2.55%) STB
9 7 (2.23%) Clustering
9 7 (2.23%) PKI
10 6 (1.91%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.91%) Fintech
11 5 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.93%) Linux
2 69 (21.97%) Windows
3 41 (13.06%) Windows Server
4 35 (11.15%) Unix
5 17 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.82%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.87%) AIX
8 9 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.55%) CentOS
9 8 (2.55%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (1.91%) CoreOS
10 6 (1.91%) Solaris
10 6 (1.91%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.59%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.27%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (24.52%) Project Management
2 70 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (20.38%) Asset Management
4 55 (17.52%) Wealth Management
5 52 (16.56%) ITIL
6 47 (14.97%) Migration
7 43 (13.69%) DevOps
8 30 (9.55%) Information Security
9 29 (9.24%) Open Source
10 24 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (7.64%) Service Management
11 23 (7.32%) PRINCE2
12 22 (7.01%) CRM
12 22 (7.01%) ERP
12 22 (7.01%) Test Scripting
12 22 (7.01%) Waterfall
13 21 (6.69%) TOGAF
14 20 (6.37%) UML
14 20 (6.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (6.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 97 (30.89%) Java
2 50 (15.92%) SQL
3 47 (14.97%) Python
4 45 (14.33%) PowerShell
5 29 (9.24%) JavaScript
6 26 (8.28%) C++
7 25 (7.96%) C#
7 25 (7.96%) Ruby
8 20 (6.37%) Groovy
9 19 (6.05%) VBScript
10 14 (4.46%) Jython
11 12 (3.82%) Perl
12 10 (3.18%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.18%) C
13 8 (2.55%) PHP
14 6 (1.91%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.59%) COBOL
16 4 (1.27%) ActionScript
16 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (15.29%) Degree
2 24 (7.64%) MBA
3 22 (7.01%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.18%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.87%) A+ Certification
6 9 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.87%) ISEB
7 8 (2.55%) CISA
7 8 (2.55%) CISSP
8 7 (2.23%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.91%) CCNA
9 6 (1.91%) CISM
9 6 (1.91%) MCSE
10 5 (1.59%) CCNP
11 4 (1.27%) ACCA
11 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.96%) MCITP
12 3 (0.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 9 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.55%) SLA
4 7 (2.23%) GDPR
5 6 (1.91%) PSD2
6 5 (1.59%) COSO
6 5 (1.59%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.59%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.27%) OIPF
7 4 (1.27%) QA
8 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.96%) GMP
8 3 (0.96%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.64%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.32%) COBIT
10 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (12.10%) Hyper-V
2 35 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.51%) Active Directory
4 31 (9.87%) Docker
5 15 (4.78%) XenApp
6 7 (2.23%) DFS Replication
7 6 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.59%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.27%) vSphere
10 3 (0.96%) Time Sharing Option
10 3 (0.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.64%) Firmware
11 2 (0.64%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.64%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.64%) Xen
12 1 (0.32%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (13.06%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (13.06%) Puppet
2 22 (7.01%) Ansible
3 21 (6.69%) CA Service Virtualization
4 13 (4.14%) Kubernetes
4 13 (4.14%) SCCM
5 12 (3.82%) Nagios
6 11 (3.50%) Backup Exec
6 11 (3.50%) SCOM
7 9 (2.87%) CA Spectrum
7 9 (2.87%) Rundeck
7 9 (2.87%) WSUS
8 8 (2.55%) CA Single Sign-On
8 8 (2.55%) FortiGate
9 7 (2.23%) CA Wily
9 7 (2.23%) Tivoli
10 6 (1.91%) BladeLogic
10 6 (1.91%) Graphite
10 6 (1.91%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 98 (31.21%) Microsoft
2 89 (28.34%) Oracle
3 53 (16.88%) IBM
4 43 (13.69%) VMware
5 35 (11.15%) Cisco
6 28 (8.92%) HP
7 23 (7.32%) Citrix
8 19 (6.05%) Red Hat
9 16 (5.10%) Workday
10 15 (4.78%) CyberArk
10 15 (4.78%) F5
11 14 (4.46%) ServiceNow
12 13 (4.14%) Google
12 13 (4.14%) SAP
12 13 (4.14%) Symantec
13 12 (3.82%) Cognizant
14 11 (3.50%) AppDynamics
14 11 (3.50%) Fortinet
14 11 (3.50%) Sophos
14 11 (3.50%) Veritas