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The median annual salary for a Migration Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration Engineer
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1208 964 778
Rank change year-on-year -244 -186 +321
Permanent jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 19 47 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.045% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 15
10th Percentile £34,125 £42,500 £41,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £55,000 £59,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% -18.75% +39.13%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,625 £82,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -30.77% -18.75% +23.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 157,044 103,898 61,800
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84,149 73,476 50,466
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

Migration Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Migration Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Engineer in the UK

Migration Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Migration Engineer.

Salary trend for Migration Engineer in the UK

Migration Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Migration Engineer over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Migration Engineer in the UK

Migration Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -231 13 £58,750 -9.62% 8
Work from Home -227 12 £55,000 -15.38% 3
London -205 8 £73,750 +13.46% 3
UK excluding London -127 7 £45,000 -30.77% 6
South East -52 3 £55,000 -21.43%
Scotland - 2 £33,750 -
Midlands -48 1 - - 2
West Midlands -51 1 - - 2
North West -69 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
North of England -77 1 £40,000 -38.46% 2

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, Migration Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Migration Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
4 4 (21.05%) ADVA
4 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (21.05%) Azure
4 4 (21.05%) Ciena
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (21.05%) SDH
4 4 (21.05%) Nortel
4 4 (21.05%) SONET
4 4 (21.05%) DWDM
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
5 3 (15.79%) AWS
6 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Banking

Migration Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Azure
2 3 (15.79%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Sentinel
3 1 (5.26%) Firebase
3 1 (5.26%) GCP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DWDM
1 4 (21.05%) SDH
1 4 (21.05%) SONET
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.26%) Metadata
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) BYOD
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Data Security
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP ALM
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) ADVA
2 4 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (21.05%) Ciena
2 4 (21.05%) Nortel
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto