Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Knowledge Management
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 744 828 785
Rank change year-on-year +84 -43 +101
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 329 341 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 250 192 263
UK median annual salary £54,750 £54,125 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.15% +20.28% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £91,750 £91,125 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +36.36% -13.16%

Knowledge Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 125,194 149,730 166,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.05% 91.84% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 98,868 119,112 131,444
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Knowledge Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in the UK

Knowledge Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Knowledge Management.

Salary trend for Knowledge Management in the UK

Knowledge Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Knowledge Management in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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 +88 294 £55,000 - 37
UK excluding London +55 186 £48,750 +8.33% 28
London +85 131 £55,250 -3.91% 12
South East +56 79 £60,000 - 6
North of England +37 43 £41,125 +1.30% 5
North West +26 29 £29,000 -19.10% 4
East of England +69 18 £50,000 +45.99% 3
Northern Ireland - 17 - - 1
Yorkshire +22 13 £43,750 -10.71%
South West -3 11 £27,000 -44.04% 3
Midlands -3 11 £38,000 -15.56% 8
West Midlands +3 8 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Scotland +20 7 £32,500 +2.36% 2
East Midlands +6 3 £37,000 -17.78% 5
North East +21 1 £64,028 +104.89% 1

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing Knowledge Management 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 Knowledge Management.

1 136 (41.34%) ITIL
2 107 (32.52%) Finance
3 92 (27.96%) Change Management
4 91 (27.66%) Problem Management
5 79 (24.01%) Microsoft
6 72 (21.88%) Service Management
7 71 (21.58%) Windows
8 68 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (20.36%) Incident Management
9 67 (20.36%) Problem-Solving
10 64 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (16.72%) ITSM
12 54 (16.41%) Project Management
13 53 (16.11%) SLA
14 49 (14.89%) Decision-Making
15 46 (13.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 42 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 42 (12.77%) Analytics
16 42 (12.77%) Security Cleared
16 42 (12.77%) Active Directory
16 42 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (12.46%) Service Delivery
18 39 (11.85%) Change Control
19 38 (11.55%) Office 365
19 38 (11.55%) Management Information System
20 35 (10.64%) PRINCE2
20 35 (10.64%) Coaching
20 35 (10.64%) SCCM
20 35 (10.64%) Local Government
21 34 (10.33%) Project Delivery

Knowledge Management
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 12 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.13%) CICS
4 6 (1.82%) Confluence
4 6 (1.82%) IIS
5 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.91%) Simulink
5 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Primavera
3 1 (0.30%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.55%) Office 365
2 20 (6.08%) Azure
3 17 (5.17%) AWS
4 16 (4.86%) Power Platform
5 14 (4.26%) SaaS
6 7 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (1.52%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (1.52%) Azure Stack
7 5 (1.52%) PaaS
8 2 (0.61%) IaaS
9 1 (0.30%) Force.com
9 1 (0.30%) GCP
9 1 (0.30%) Heroku
9 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.08%) Intranet
2 16 (4.86%) Internet
3 13 (3.95%) HTTPS
4 12 (3.65%) Wireless
5 8 (2.43%) Firewall
6 7 (2.13%) LAN
7 6 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.82%) WAN
8 4 (1.22%) VoIP
9 3 (0.91%) DNS
9 3 (0.91%) MPLS
9 3 (0.91%) Skype
9 3 (0.91%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.91%) VPN
10 2 (0.61%) DHCP
10 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.61%) WebEx
11 1 (0.30%) HTTP
11 1 (0.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (4.86%) Power BI
3 13 (3.95%) Hazelcast
3 13 (3.95%) MongoDB
3 13 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (2.74%) DB2
5 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.43%) EDMS
6 8 (2.43%) ObjectStore
6 8 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.13%) Big Data
8 6 (1.82%) QlikView
9 5 (1.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.22%) OLTP
10 4 (1.22%) SAP HANA
10 4 (1.22%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (5.47%) MSI
2 16 (4.86%) InstallShield
3 7 (2.13%) JIRA
4 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.61%) Balsamiq
5 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.61%) Moq
5 2 (0.61%) NUnit
5 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.30%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (0.30%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.30%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 107 (32.52%) Finance
2 35 (10.64%) Local Government
3 33 (10.03%) Law
4 22 (6.69%) Police
5 14 (4.26%) Public Sector
6 13 (3.95%) Banking
7 11 (3.34%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.04%) Legal
9 9 (2.74%) Fire and Rescue
9 9 (2.74%) Marketing
10 7 (2.13%) Back Office
11 6 (1.82%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.52%) Japanese Language
12 5 (1.52%) Retail
13 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.91%) Electronics
14 3 (0.91%) Front Office
14 3 (0.91%) Military
15 2 (0.61%) Advertising
15 2 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (17.02%) Analyst
2 32 (9.73%) Support Engineer
3 28 (8.51%) Project Manager
4 25 (7.60%) Applications Support
4 25 (7.60%) Architect
5 23 (6.99%) IT Manager
6 19 (5.78%) Applications Engineer
6 19 (5.78%) Applications Support Engineer
6 19 (5.78%) Service Manager
7 18 (5.47%) IT Services Manager
7 18 (5.47%) Technology Director
8 17 (5.17%) Client Director
8 17 (5.17%) Service Analyst
9 16 (4.86%) Applications Specialist
9 16 (4.86%) Support Analyst
10 15 (4.56%) Developer
11 14 (4.26%) Data Architect
12 12 (3.65%) ITIL Manager
13 11 (3.34%) Business Analyst
13 11 (3.34%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.86%) SOAP
1 16 (4.86%) Spring
2 13 (3.95%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (3.95%) REST
2 13 (3.95%) Vert.x
3 4 (1.22%) .NET
3 4 (1.22%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (0.91%) AngularJS
4 3 (0.91%) Apache Camel
4 3 (0.91%) CSS
4 3 (0.91%) Middleware
4 3 (0.91%) SAML
4 3 (0.91%) Spring Boot
4 3 (0.91%) Web Services
5 2 (0.61%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.61%) jQuery
5 2 (0.61%) RESTful
5 2 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (11.55%) Management Information System
3 31 (9.42%) User Experience
4 26 (7.90%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.95%) Internet of Things
6 10 (3.04%) CMDB
6 10 (3.04%) Smartphone
7 9 (2.74%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.43%) Life Science
9 6 (1.82%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.82%) FMCG
10 5 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.22%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.91%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.91%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 71 (21.58%) Windows
2 26 (7.90%) Linux
3 24 (7.29%) Windows 7
4 22 (6.69%) Windows 10
5 16 (4.86%) Windows 8
6 8 (2.43%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.13%) zOS
8 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.22%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.22%) Unix
9 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.91%) Android
11 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (41.34%) ITIL
2 92 (27.96%) Change Management
3 91 (27.66%) Problem Management
4 72 (21.88%) Service Management
5 68 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (20.36%) Incident Management
6 67 (20.36%) Problem-Solving
7 55 (16.72%) ITSM
8 54 (16.41%) Project Management
9 49 (14.89%) Decision-Making
10 46 (13.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 42 (12.77%) Analytics
11 42 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 42 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (12.46%) Service Delivery
13 39 (11.85%) Change Control
14 35 (10.64%) Coaching
14 35 (10.64%) PRINCE2
15 34 (10.33%) Project Delivery
16 33 (10.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.21%) Java
2 22 (6.69%) SQL
3 17 (5.17%) Python
4 14 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.74%) C++
6 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.52%) C
7 5 (1.52%) C#
7 5 (1.52%) Java 8
8 4 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.91%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.91%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) Delphi
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 27 (8.21%) Degree
4 22 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (6.38%) MCSE
6 17 (5.17%) SC Cleared
7 13 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (2.43%) PhD
10 5 (1.52%) CRISC
10 5 (1.52%) MCSA
11 4 (1.22%) CISA
11 4 (1.22%) CISM
11 4 (1.22%) CISSP
12 2 (0.61%) CCNA
12 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.61%) IIBA
12 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.61%) PMP
12 2 (0.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (16.11%) SLA
2 25 (7.60%) Data Quality
3 22 (6.69%) QA
4 18 (5.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (3.04%) GDPR
6 9 (2.74%) PMO
7 2 (0.61%) COBIT
7 2 (0.61%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.61%) ISO 31000
7 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.30%) P3O
System Software
1 42 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (4.86%) XenApp
3 4 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.91%) Docker
5 2 (0.61%) Firmware
5 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (10.64%) SCCM
2 21 (6.38%) Kubernetes
3 14 (4.26%) Prometheus
4 5 (1.52%) Ansible
4 5 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.30%) Grafana
6 1 (0.30%) Istio
6 1 (0.30%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) linkerd
6 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (24.01%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.21%) Capita
2 27 (8.21%) ServiceNow
3 16 (4.86%) Novell
4 15 (4.56%) Citrix
5 12 (3.65%) IBM
6 11 (3.34%) SAP
7 7 (2.13%) Remedy
7 7 (2.13%) Tableau
8 6 (1.82%) Cisco
8 6 (1.82%) Google
8 6 (1.82%) VMware
9 4 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.22%) BMC
9 4 (1.22%) Cognos
10 3 (0.91%) Centrify
10 3 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.61%) FactSet
11 2 (0.61%) Reuters
11 2 (0.61%) Xerox