Period
to 25 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Micro Focus over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 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 Micro Focus.

Micro Focus
UK
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1064 1122 1177
Rank change year-on-year +58 +55 +117
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 39 52 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.030% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.062% 0.067% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 7
UK median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £39,300 £36,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £75,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +102.70% -1.33%

Micro Focus 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 62,474 77,298 76,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.12% 44.12% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 48,057 61,222 61,281
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -0.22%

Micro Focus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Micro Focus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Micro Focus in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Micro Focus in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Micro Focus over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Micro Focus in the UK

Micro Focus
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the UK over the 6 months to 25 March 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 +93 37 £50,000 -23.08% 2
UK excluding London +79 30 £50,000 -33.33% 2
South East +41 14 £40,000 -47.37%
North of England +63 10 £50,000 - 2
London +53 9 £75,000 +57.89%
North West +38 6 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £70,000 -
South West +29 3 - -
Scotland +11 2 - -
Midlands +35 1 - -
East Midlands +21 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT jobs citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
1 18 (46.15%) DevOps
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Document Management
3 14 (35.90%) Workflow
3 14 (35.90%) Kofax
3 14 (35.90%) Fujitsu
3 14 (35.90%) Image Processing
3 14 (35.90%) GDPR
4 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.77%) ITIL V3
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) Linux
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
8 9 (23.08%) Records Management
8 9 (23.08%) Kanban
9 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
9 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
9 8 (20.51%) Regression Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
10 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.95%) Coaching

Micro Focus
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 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.82%) Office 365
4 2 (5.13%) PaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DHCP
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
1 4 (10.26%) Skype
2 1 (2.56%) InfiniBand
2 1 (2.56%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.56%) IDOL
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (10.26%) JMeter
2 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Billing
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (17.95%) Applications Support
2 6 (15.38%) Applications Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Applications Support Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Project Support Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Support Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
2 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (10.26%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Performance Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Asset Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.13%) ITSM Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) LDAP
2 4 (10.26%) SAML
3 3 (7.69%) OAuth
3 3 (7.69%) OpenID
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (2.56%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.82%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.26%) SUSE
5 3 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) DevOps
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) Document Management
3 14 (35.90%) Image Processing
3 14 (35.90%) Workflow
4 12 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.08%) Kanban
6 9 (23.08%) Records Management
7 8 (20.51%) Regression Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
7 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Coaching
8 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
8 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
9 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
9 6 (15.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) COBOL
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
5 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) CISM
2 3 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) NDS
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (10.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Fujitsu
1 14 (35.90%) Kofax
2 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco
4 7 (17.95%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) BMC
5 4 (10.26%) Clearswift
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) IronPort
5 4 (10.26%) NetApp
5 4 (10.26%) NetIQ
5 4 (10.26%) Novell
5 4 (10.26%) Remedy
6 3 (7.69%) CA
6 3 (7.69%) McAfee
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.69%) Sophos
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec
6 3 (7.69%) VMware