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 3 months to 23 June 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 Micro Focus.

Micro Focus
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 910 975
Rank change year-on-year +41 +65  
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.003% 0.007% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -35.00% +14.28%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39680 43547 51952
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.28% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31477 35422 41896
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Micro Focus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Micro Focus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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
Top 4 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 1 £32,500 -35.00%
East of England -1 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £32,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Tuxedo
2 4 (80.00%) Adabas
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) zOS
4 2 (40.00%) CICS

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 (80.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (40.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Adabas
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
1 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) COBOL
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle