Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 919 930 886
Rank change year-on-year +11 -44 +30
Permanent jobs citing CA 269 249 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 152 178 330
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.26% +9.00% +23.00%

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 78,359 75,945 96,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.63% 43.79% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62,088 61,043 78,626
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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 +25 255 £52,500 - 36
UK excluding London +55 168 £50,000 -8.26% 28
London -29 98 £62,500 +21.95% 12
South East +18 57 £55,000 - 8
North of England +23 47 £41,500 -36.15% 9
South West +13 30 £50,000 -8.26% 2
North West +7 30 £50,000 -23.08% 3
East of England -11 12 £47,500 -3.06% 5
Midlands +13 11 £20,500 -41.43%
West Midlands +6 11 £20,500 -41.43%
Yorkshire +29 10 £32,500 - 3
North East -17 7 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Scotland -38 7 £60,000 +2.13% 4
Wales +7 4 £37,500 -6.74%

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 87 (32.34%) Finance
2 82 (30.48%) Linux
3 78 (29.00%) Java
4 72 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (23.42%) Oracle
5 63 (23.42%) Windows
5 63 (23.42%) Microsoft
6 62 (23.05%) ITIL
7 58 (21.56%) Python
8 57 (21.19%) JIRA
9 52 (19.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 52 (19.33%) REST
10 51 (18.96%) Degree
11 50 (18.59%) .NET
12 48 (17.84%) SQL
13 47 (17.47%) IBM
14 45 (16.73%) HP
14 45 (16.73%) JavaScript
14 45 (16.73%) Jenkins
15 44 (16.36%) Firewall
16 43 (15.99%) Active Directory
16 43 (15.99%) Amazon AWS
17 42 (15.61%) Open Source
17 42 (15.61%) DevOps
18 41 (15.24%) Ruby
19 40 (14.87%) Information Security
19 40 (14.87%) WAN
19 40 (14.87%) C++
19 40 (14.87%) Project Management
20 39 (14.50%) C#

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 34 (12.64%) Apache
2 30 (11.15%) Tomcat
3 22 (8.18%) IIS
4 19 (7.06%) Confluence
4 19 (7.06%) MS Exchange
5 17 (6.32%) JBoss
6 16 (5.95%) WebSphere
7 14 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (4.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (3.35%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.97%) CICS
10 8 (2.97%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (1.49%) Drupal
13 4 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.49%) Gentran
13 4 (1.49%) iPlanet
13 4 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.49%) EngageOne
5 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (3.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.49%) Eloqua
2 4 (1.49%) Exstream
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.12%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.37%) assyst
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (15.99%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.20%) Slack
4 13 (4.83%) PaaS
5 9 (3.35%) SaaS
5 9 (3.35%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (2.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.97%) Office 365
7 6 (2.23%) GitHub
8 4 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.49%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.49%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (1.49%) IaaS
9 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.36%) Firewall
2 40 (14.87%) WAN
3 36 (13.38%) LAN
4 32 (11.90%) DNS
5 27 (10.04%) DHCP
6 25 (9.29%) HTTP
7 22 (8.18%) SSL
8 20 (7.43%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (7.43%) TCP/IP
9 19 (7.06%) OSPF
10 18 (6.69%) SNMP
11 17 (6.32%) VPN
12 16 (5.95%) SAN
12 16 (5.95%) VoIP
13 15 (5.58%) BGP
13 15 (5.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (4.83%) Wireless
15 12 (4.46%) VLAN
16 11 (4.09%) IPsec
17 10 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.35%) DB2
2 9 (3.35%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.60%) Big Data
3 7 (2.60%) MySQL
4 6 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (2.23%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.23%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.86%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.49%) Easytrieve
6 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 57 (21.19%) JIRA
2 45 (16.73%) Jenkins
3 39 (14.50%) Cucumber
3 39 (14.50%) Maven
3 39 (14.50%) SoapUI
4 36 (13.38%) HP UFT
4 36 (13.38%) Selenium
5 29 (10.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (9.29%) Git (software)
7 24 (8.92%) Visual Studio
8 22 (8.18%) Ant
8 22 (8.18%) Eclipse
8 22 (8.18%) JUnit
9 17 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (6.32%) JMeter
10 16 (5.95%) LoadRunner
11 14 (5.20%) Jasmine
11 14 (5.20%) Mockito
11 14 (5.20%) TestComplete
11 14 (5.20%) WebDriver
General
1 87 (32.34%) Finance
2 25 (9.29%) Banking
2 25 (9.29%) Retail
3 24 (8.92%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.06%) Law
5 15 (5.58%) Legal
6 14 (5.20%) Retail Banking
7 12 (4.46%) Marketing
8 9 (3.35%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.97%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.86%) Advertising
11 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.74%) Front Office
13 1 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 38 (14.13%) Architect
2 21 (7.81%) Test Manager
3 20 (7.43%) Technical Leader
4 19 (7.06%) Enterprise Architect
5 17 (6.32%) Analyst
5 17 (6.32%) Test Automation Manager
6 14 (5.20%) Information Officer
6 14 (5.20%) Information Security Officer
6 14 (5.20%) Security Officer
7 12 (4.46%) Administrator
8 11 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (4.09%) Security Engineer
8 11 (4.09%) Test Engineer
9 10 (3.72%) Consultant
9 10 (3.72%) Developer
9 10 (3.72%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 10 (3.72%) Test Automation Engineer
10 9 (3.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (3.35%) Senior Network Specialist
10 9 (3.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.33%) REST
2 50 (18.59%) .NET
3 39 (14.50%) Gherkin
4 37 (13.75%) HTML
4 37 (13.75%) SOAP
5 35 (13.01%) LDAP
6 27 (10.04%) J2EE
6 27 (10.04%) XML
7 26 (9.67%) CSS
8 24 (8.92%) Middleware
9 22 (8.18%) jQuery
10 14 (5.20%) Nightwatchjs
11 12 (4.46%) Web Services
12 11 (4.09%) SAML
13 9 (3.35%) OAuth
13 9 (3.35%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (2.97%) HEVC
14 8 (2.97%) OpenGL
14 8 (2.97%) OpenID
14 8 (2.97%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 31 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.67%) Data Centre
4 24 (8.92%) Mainframe
5 21 (7.81%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.46%) Fintech
6 12 (4.46%) PKI
7 11 (4.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (3.72%) NHS
9 9 (3.35%) Public Cloud
10 8 (2.97%) BBC
10 8 (2.97%) Digital TV
10 8 (2.97%) IPTV
10 8 (2.97%) Media Streaming
10 8 (2.97%) MPEG
10 8 (2.97%) STB
11 6 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (2.23%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (2.23%) Replication
12 5 (1.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 82 (30.48%) Linux
2 63 (23.42%) Windows
3 39 (14.50%) Unix
3 39 (14.50%) Windows Server
4 21 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.72%) Solaris
7 9 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.97%) CentOS
8 8 (2.97%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (2.97%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.60%) AIX
10 5 (1.86%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.49%) Debian
11 4 (1.49%) Kali Linux
11 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.05%) ITIL
3 42 (15.61%) DevOps
3 42 (15.61%) Open Source
4 40 (14.87%) Information Security
4 40 (14.87%) Project Management
5 38 (14.13%) Test Automation
6 37 (13.75%) Service Delivery
7 34 (12.64%) Waterfall
8 33 (12.27%) Software Testing
9 32 (11.90%) PRINCE2
10 30 (11.15%) Migration
11 29 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (10.04%) BDD
12 27 (10.04%) TDD
13 26 (9.67%) Service Management
14 23 (8.55%) Wealth Management
15 21 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (7.06%) Change Management
16 19 (7.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.00%) Java
2 58 (21.56%) Python
3 48 (17.84%) SQL
4 45 (16.73%) JavaScript
5 41 (15.24%) Ruby
6 40 (14.87%) C++
7 39 (14.50%) C#
8 37 (13.75%) Groovy
9 34 (12.64%) PowerShell
10 24 (8.92%) VBScript
11 21 (7.81%) Jython
12 16 (5.95%) COBOL
13 14 (5.20%) Bash Shell
13 14 (5.20%) VB.NET
14 10 (3.72%) C
14 10 (3.72%) Shell Script
15 9 (3.35%) Pascal
15 9 (3.35%) PHP
16 8 (2.97%) JCL
17 5 (1.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (18.96%) Degree
2 33 (12.27%) Security Cleared
3 23 (8.55%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (6.32%) CCNP
6 13 (4.83%) CISA
6 13 (4.83%) CISSP
7 11 (4.09%) CISM
8 10 (3.72%) ISTQB
8 10 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (3.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (3.35%) PMI Certification
9 9 (3.35%) PMP
10 7 (2.60%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.86%) CCNA
11 5 (1.86%) CCSE
12 4 (1.49%) CCSA
12 4 (1.49%) JNCIE
12 4 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.46%) GDPR
3 11 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.23%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.23%) QA
6 5 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (1.86%) PMO
7 4 (1.49%) OIPF
8 3 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (1.12%) ISO 22301
8 3 (1.12%) SLA
9 2 (0.74%) COBIT
10 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (15.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.04%) Hyper-V
3 26 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (8.18%) Docker
5 9 (3.35%) XenApp
6 8 (2.97%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (2.60%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.12%) Apache Flume
8 3 (1.12%) HDFS
8 3 (1.12%) IAG
8 3 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.74%) vSphere
10 1 (0.37%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (11.15%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (10.41%) Puppet
3 22 (8.18%) CA Service Virtualization
4 21 (7.81%) SCOM
5 20 (7.43%) CA Wily
6 16 (5.95%) BladeLogic
6 16 (5.95%) SCCM
6 16 (5.95%) Single Sign-On
7 15 (5.58%) Kubernetes
8 13 (4.83%) Tivoli
9 11 (4.09%) Backup Exec
9 11 (4.09%) CA Single Sign-On
9 11 (4.09%) SCVMM
10 10 (3.72%) Ansible
10 10 (3.72%) Nagios
11 7 (2.60%) OpenView
11 7 (2.60%) WSUS
12 6 (2.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 5 (1.86%) CA Spectrum
14 4 (1.49%) systemd
Vendors
1 63 (23.42%) Microsoft
1 63 (23.42%) Oracle
2 47 (17.47%) IBM
3 45 (16.73%) HP
4 38 (14.13%) Cisco
5 27 (10.04%) VMware
6 21 (7.81%) CA Agile Central
7 18 (6.69%) Google
7 18 (6.69%) Red Hat
8 17 (6.32%) CheckPoint
8 17 (6.32%) F5
8 17 (6.32%) Remedy
9 16 (5.95%) AppDynamics
9 16 (5.95%) SolarWinds
10 15 (5.58%) Juniper
10 15 (5.58%) ServiceNow
11 14 (5.20%) Citrix
11 14 (5.20%) Micro Focus
11 14 (5.20%) SAP
12 11 (4.09%) Sophos