Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Migration Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1163 1200 1277
Rank change year-on-year +37 +77 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 26 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.011% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 31
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,050 £78,750 £59,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +18.71%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Migration Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration Engineer in the UK

Migration Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Migration Engineer in the UK

Migration Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration Engineer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Migration Engineer in the UK

Migration Engineer
Top 8 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 20 November 2017. 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 +54 26 £42,500 -
London +13 16 £44,500 -1.11%
UK excluding London +24 10 £42,500 - 3
South East +40 7 £42,500 +30.77%
North of England +9 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Midlands +13 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Migration Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Migration Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) Migration
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
4 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (30.77%) Data Migration
7 8 (30.77%) DNS
8 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (26.92%) ETL
8 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) Sybase
8 7 (26.92%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 6 (23.08%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) Mimecast
10 5 (19.23%) Hedge funds
10 5 (19.23%) Office 365
10 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (19.23%) Email Migration
11 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (15.38%) Linux
11 4 (15.38%) WAN
12 3 (11.54%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Mimecast
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) FCoE
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Migration
2 8 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (19.23%) Email Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) C-shell
4 1 (3.85%) Korn
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) OCP
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.85%) Icinga
3 1 (3.85%) Kibana
3 1 (3.85%) logstash
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.85%) Prometheus
3 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) Sybase
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) McAfee
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
4 1 (3.85%) Sophos
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) Veeam
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas