Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Knowledge Management
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 752 793 805
Rank change year-on-year +41 +12 +103
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 351 413 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 258 256 263
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £26,100 £21,644 £25,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £77,280
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% +15.38% -23.53%

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 131,410 155,927 162,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.18% 91.79% 92.29%
Number of salaries quoted 103,259 124,114 128,863
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +42 319 £55,000 +22.22% 45
UK excluding London -15 175 £47,500 +26.67% 38
London +131 173 £57,000 -5.00% 8
South East +58 80 £60,000 +50.00% 14
North of England -37 29 £32,500 +58.54% 10
Northern Ireland - 21 - -
Midlands +2 20 £35,000 -22.22% 4
North West -28 17 £27,500 +57.14% 5
West Midlands +19 15 £45,500 +1.11% 2
Yorkshire +15 12 £47,500 +131.71% 5
South West -9 10 £27,000 -14.29% 5
East of England +68 7 £25,000 -20.63% 3
Scotland +2 6 £25,000 -37.03% 2
East Midlands +9 5 £19,000 -57.78% 2
Wales +2 2 £39,250 -34.54%

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 183 (52.14%) ITIL
2 124 (35.33%) Finance
3 107 (30.48%) Problem Management
4 99 (28.21%) Change Management
5 89 (25.36%) Service Management
6 85 (24.22%) Microsoft
7 84 (23.93%) Incident Management
8 80 (22.79%) ITSM
9 68 (19.37%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (18.52%) Windows
11 62 (17.66%) SLA
12 59 (16.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 57 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (16.24%) Active Directory
14 55 (15.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 55 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
15 49 (13.96%) Time Management
15 49 (13.96%) Linux
16 48 (13.68%) Service Delivery
17 47 (13.39%) Management Information System
18 46 (13.11%) Java
18 46 (13.11%) Security Cleared
19 45 (12.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 44 (12.54%) Project Management
20 44 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
21 42 (11.97%) Degree
22 40 (11.40%) Office 365
22 40 (11.40%) ITIL V3
22 40 (11.40%) Decision-Making
23 39 (11.11%) Analytics

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 10 (2.85%) CICS
2 9 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.99%) Confluence
5 5 (1.42%) SAS
6 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.85%) IIS
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (9.97%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.14%) Simulink
5 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.57%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.28%) Primavera
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.40%) Office 365
2 25 (7.12%) SaaS
3 20 (5.70%) Azure
4 11 (3.13%) AWS
5 8 (2.28%) Power Platform
6 7 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.71%) Azure Stack
7 6 (1.71%) PaaS
8 5 (1.42%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.28%) Force.com
10 1 (0.28%) GCP
10 1 (0.28%) Heroku
10 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.84%) Intranet
2 23 (6.55%) Internet
3 20 (5.70%) HTTPS
4 13 (3.70%) LAN
5 9 (2.56%) Firewall
6 7 (1.99%) WAN
6 7 (1.99%) Wireless
7 6 (1.71%) VoIP
8 5 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (1.42%) Skype
8 5 (1.42%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.14%) SAN
9 4 (1.14%) VPN
10 3 (0.85%) Extranet
10 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.57%) DHCP
11 2 (0.57%) DNS
12 1 (0.28%) CTI
12 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.98%) MongoDB
2 20 (5.70%) Hazelcast
3 13 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.85%) DB2
6 9 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.28%) Power BI
7 8 (2.28%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.42%) ObjectStore
10 4 (1.14%) OLAP
11 3 (0.85%) Big Data
11 3 (0.85%) OLTP
12 2 (0.57%) EDMS
13 1 (0.28%) MySQL
13 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (5.70%) MSI
2 17 (4.84%) InstallShield
3 8 (2.28%) JIRA
4 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.57%) Balsamiq
5 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.57%) Moq
5 2 (0.57%) NUnit
5 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.28%) GitLab
6 1 (0.28%) GoCD
6 1 (0.28%) Hudson
6 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 124 (35.33%) Finance
2 31 (8.83%) Law
3 28 (7.98%) Local Government
4 24 (6.84%) Police
5 17 (4.84%) Back Office
6 15 (4.27%) Banking
7 14 (3.99%) Marketing
8 9 (2.56%) Legal
8 9 (2.56%) Retail
9 8 (2.28%) Fire and Rescue
9 8 (2.28%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.42%) Electronics
10 5 (1.42%) Japanese Language
10 5 (1.42%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.14%) Military
12 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.85%) Billing
12 3 (0.85%) Front Office
12 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (17.38%) Analyst
2 47 (13.39%) Support Engineer
3 42 (11.97%) Applications Support
4 27 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 27 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 23 (6.55%) IT Analyst
5 23 (6.55%) Service Analyst
6 22 (6.27%) Support Analyst
7 20 (5.70%) Technology Director
8 19 (5.41%) Client Director
8 19 (5.41%) Technical Leader
9 18 (5.13%) IT Support
9 18 (5.13%) Project Manager
10 17 (4.84%) Applications Specialist
10 17 (4.84%) IT Manager
11 16 (4.56%) Service Manager
12 15 (4.27%) Architect
13 14 (3.99%) IT Support Analyst
14 13 (3.70%) Developer
15 12 (3.42%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.69%) Spring
2 26 (7.41%) SOAP
3 20 (5.70%) Elastic Stack
3 20 (5.70%) REST
3 20 (5.70%) Vert.x
3 20 (5.70%) Web Services
4 16 (4.56%) RESTful
5 8 (2.28%) IBM Integration Bus
6 7 (1.99%) Apache Camel
6 7 (1.99%) Middleware
6 7 (1.99%) Spring Boot
7 4 (1.14%) SAML
8 3 (0.85%) .NET
9 2 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.57%) CSS
9 2 (0.57%) HTML
9 2 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (13.39%) Management Information System
3 39 (11.11%) User Experience
4 21 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (5.70%) Internet of Things
6 17 (4.84%) CMDB
6 17 (4.84%) Smartphone
7 14 (3.99%) Mainframe
7 14 (3.99%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.13%) iSeries
9 5 (1.42%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.42%) Life Science
10 4 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.14%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 65 (18.52%) Windows
2 49 (13.96%) Linux
3 25 (7.12%) Windows 7
4 18 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 15 (4.27%) Unix
6 13 (3.70%) Windows 10
7 10 (2.85%) zOS
8 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.42%) Android
10 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.57%) CentOS
12 2 (0.57%) Debian
12 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (52.14%) ITIL
2 107 (30.48%) Problem Management
3 99 (28.21%) Change Management
4 89 (25.36%) Service Management
5 84 (23.93%) Incident Management
6 80 (22.79%) ITSM
7 68 (19.37%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (16.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 55 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
9 55 (15.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 49 (13.96%) Time Management
11 48 (13.68%) Service Delivery
12 44 (12.54%) Project Management
12 44 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 40 (11.40%) Decision-Making
13 40 (11.40%) ITIL V3
14 39 (11.11%) Analytics
15 36 (10.26%) Mentoring
15 36 (10.26%) Project Delivery
16 35 (9.97%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.11%) Java
2 27 (7.69%) SQL
3 9 (2.56%) Java 8
3 9 (2.56%) Python
4 8 (2.28%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.99%) C++
6 6 (1.71%) C
6 6 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.42%) C#
8 4 (1.14%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.85%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.57%) Perl
10 2 (0.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) R
11 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 45 (12.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 42 (11.97%) Degree
4 21 (5.98%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (5.41%) MCSE
6 19 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 18 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.99%) MCP
9 5 (1.42%) PhD
10 4 (1.14%) CISA
10 4 (1.14%) CISM
10 4 (1.14%) CISSP
10 4 (1.14%) CRISC
11 2 (0.57%) CCNA
11 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.57%) IIBA
11 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.57%) MCSA
11 2 (0.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (17.66%) SLA
2 26 (7.41%) QA
3 23 (6.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (3.13%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.42%) PMO
6 4 (1.14%) GDPR
7 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.57%) P3O
System Software
1 57 (16.24%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (4.84%) XenApp
3 8 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.42%) Firmware
5 3 (0.85%) Docker
5 3 (0.85%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (7.69%) SCCM
2 22 (6.27%) Kubernetes
3 20 (5.70%) Prometheus
4 5 (1.42%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.14%) vCenter Server
6 3 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.57%) Ansible
7 2 (0.57%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.57%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.55%) ServiceNow
3 26 (7.41%) Capita
4 21 (5.98%) IBM
5 17 (4.84%) Novell
6 10 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.56%) Citrix
7 9 (2.56%) Oracle
7 9 (2.56%) VMware
8 8 (2.28%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.28%) Informatica
9 7 (1.99%) Remedy
10 6 (1.71%) Cisco
10 6 (1.71%) Google
11 5 (1.42%) Avaya
11 5 (1.42%) Tableau
12 4 (1.14%) BMC
13 3 (0.85%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.85%) Intel
13 3 (0.85%) Reuters