Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 141 133
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,974 4,100 5,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.81% 2.39% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 2.65% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,694 3,173 4,117
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,650
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -2.22%

Migration 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 161,014 154,894 182,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.83% 90.44% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 130,470 127,500 151,953
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the UK

Migration
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Migration in the UK

Migration
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Migration in the UK

Migration
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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 +23 4,568 £60,000 +14.29% 617
UK excluding London +19 2,541 £50,000 +11.11% 417
London +30 2,229 £67,000 +7.20% 249
South East +22 879 £52,500 +10.53% 110
North of England +16 576 £50,000 +17.65% 87
Midlands +12 359 £50,000 +17.65% 76
West Midlands +43 285 £50,000 +17.65% 43
North West +1 282 £47,500 +5.56% 60
East of England +24 259 £50,000 -4.76% 42
Yorkshire +19 256 £51,000 +20.00% 21
South West +3 245 £47,500 +18.75% 52
Scotland +44 197 £47,500 +5.56% 40
East Midlands -43 74 £55,000 +28.28% 33
Wales +2 43 £37,500 -16.67% 7
North East +4 39 £60,000 +57.89% 6
Northern Ireland +14 25 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Channel Islands 0 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 1,502 (30.20%) Microsoft
2 1,458 (29.31%) SQL
3 1,293 (26.00%) Finance
4 1,275 (25.63%) Data Migration
5 1,274 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 1,272 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1,027 (20.65%) Windows
8 961 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
9 942 (18.94%) SQL Server
10 752 (15.12%) Active Directory
11 731 (14.70%) Office 365
12 646 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
13 642 (12.91%) DevOps
14 623 (12.53%) .NET
15 616 (12.38%) VMware
16 588 (11.82%) Linux
17 569 (11.44%) Windows Server
18 568 (11.42%) Project Management
19 563 (11.32%) PowerShell
20 551 (11.08%) C#
21 531 (10.68%) Degree
22 485 (9.75%) Oracle
23 482 (9.69%) Data Centre
24 470 (9.45%) JavaScript
25 463 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
26 457 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
27 432 (8.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 428 (8.60%) ITIL
29 412 (8.28%) Web Services
30 411 (8.26%) CRM

Migration
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
1 350 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 191 (3.84%) MS Exchange
3 126 (2.53%) IIS
4 121 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 96 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 94 (1.89%) Apache Spark
7 91 (1.83%) Skype for Business
8 90 (1.81%) Apache
9 79 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 78 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 66 (1.33%) OpenStack
11 66 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 62 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
13 61 (1.23%) Confluence
14 56 (1.13%) CMS
15 51 (1.03%) SAS
16 47 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
17 41 (0.82%) JBoss
18 35 (0.70%) Umbraco
19 34 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 173 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
2 132 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 43 (0.86%) InfoPath
5 40 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 35 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.080%) Mingle
9 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.040%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.040%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.020%) HipChat
10 1 (0.020%) InVision
10 1 (0.020%) Maya
10 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.020%) SPSS
10 1 (0.020%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 164 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (1.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 57 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 31 (0.62%) NetSuite
5 26 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 25 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 24 (0.48%) SAP ERP
8 22 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 21 (0.42%) SAP MDG
10 19 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
11 18 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
12 17 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
12 17 (0.34%) SAP MM
12 17 (0.34%) SAP QM
13 16 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
13 16 (0.32%) SAP VC
14 15 (0.30%) SAP CO
14 15 (0.30%) SAP FI
14 15 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
15 13 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,274 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 961 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
3 731 (14.70%) Office 365
4 333 (6.69%) IaaS
5 320 (6.43%) PaaS
6 272 (5.47%) SaaS
7 183 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 124 (2.49%) Serverless
9 113 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
10 91 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
11 78 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
12 66 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
13 55 (1.11%) OneDrive
14 48 (0.97%) GitHub
15 41 (0.82%) OpenShift
16 36 (0.72%) Yammer
17 34 (0.68%) Force.com
18 30 (0.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
19 29 (0.58%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
20 26 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 344 (6.92%) Firewall
2 206 (4.14%) WAN
3 189 (3.80%) DNS
4 182 (3.66%) LAN
5 163 (3.28%) SAN
6 150 (3.02%) DHCP
7 147 (2.96%) TCP/IP
8 120 (2.41%) Wireless
9 114 (2.29%) VPN
10 87 (1.75%) Network Security
11 83 (1.67%) Skype
12 68 (1.37%) Intranet
13 59 (1.19%) Internet
14 58 (1.17%) NAS
15 56 (1.13%) Unified Communications
16 55 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
17 53 (1.07%) VLAN
18 51 (1.03%) VoIP
19 44 (0.88%) VSAN
20 42 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 942 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 432 (8.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 397 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 369 (7.42%) Data Warehouse
5 292 (5.87%) Big Data
6 246 (4.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 192 (3.86%) NoSQL
8 149 (3.00%) Relational Database
9 144 (2.90%) MySQL
10 142 (2.85%) Hadoop
11 141 (2.83%) Power BI
12 131 (2.63%) Oracle Database
13 124 (2.49%) Data Lake
14 107 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
15 100 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 95 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
17 88 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
18 85 (1.71%) MongoDB
19 68 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
20 66 (1.33%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 292 (5.87%) Git (software)
2 250 (5.03%) Visual Studio
3 170 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 169 (3.40%) JIRA
5 165 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 129 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 107 (2.15%) LSMW
8 88 (1.77%) TeamCity
9 59 (1.19%) eCATT
10 56 (1.13%) Selenium
11 51 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 46 (0.92%) ERwin
13 40 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (0.64%) Subversion
14 32 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 29 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 27 (0.54%) Cucumber
16 27 (0.54%) MSI
17 25 (0.50%) WebDriver
18 24 (0.48%) Hudson
General
1 1,293 (26.00%) Finance
2 344 (6.92%) Retail
3 274 (5.51%) Banking
4 272 (5.47%) Manufacturing
5 178 (3.58%) Marketing
6 147 (2.96%) Advertising
7 120 (2.41%) Publishing
8 103 (2.07%) Billing
9 88 (1.77%) Legal
10 66 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 61 (1.23%) Law
12 59 (1.19%) Investment Banking
13 48 (0.97%) Retail Banking
14 45 (0.90%) Local Government
15 38 (0.76%) Back Office
16 33 (0.66%) Front Office
17 29 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
17 29 (0.58%) Games
18 22 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 19 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 987 (19.84%) Architect
2 727 (14.62%) Developer
3 645 (12.97%) Consultant
4 521 (10.47%) Analyst
5 303 (6.09%) Cloud Architect
6 280 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 263 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
8 255 (5.13%) DBA
9 246 (4.95%) Administrator
10 176 (3.54%) Business Analyst
11 165 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
12 164 (3.30%) SQL DBA
13 157 (3.16%) .NET Developer
14 149 (3.00%) SAP Consultant
15 145 (2.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 139 (2.79%) Data Architect
17 135 (2.71%) Azure Architect
18 130 (2.61%) Technical Architect
19 124 (2.49%) C# Developer
20 118 (2.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 623 (12.53%) .NET
2 412 (8.28%) Web Services
3 346 (6.96%) HTML
4 299 (6.01%) CSS
5 285 (5.73%) ASP.NET
6 245 (4.93%) AngularJS
7 182 (3.66%) .NET Framework
8 169 (3.40%) WCF
9 166 (3.34%) XML
10 152 (3.06%) Middleware
11 146 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 131 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 127 (2.55%) JSON
14 116 (2.33%) jQuery
15 115 (2.31%) REST
16 110 (2.21%) XSLT
17 103 (2.07%) Entity Framework
17 103 (2.07%) RESTful
18 100 (2.01%) SOAP
19 95 (1.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 482 (9.69%) Data Centre
2 457 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 256 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
4 193 (3.88%) Public Cloud
5 175 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 164 (3.30%) User Experience
7 140 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 122 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
9 121 (2.43%) Replication
10 113 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
11 106 (2.13%) Private Cloud
12 98 (1.97%) Fintech
13 91 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
14 88 (1.77%) Clustering
15 60 (1.21%) LIMS
16 55 (1.11%) Mainframe
17 53 (1.07%) Mobile App
18 47 (0.94%) Data Structures
19 42 (0.84%) Virtual Team
20 40 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1,027 (20.65%) Windows
2 588 (11.82%) Linux
3 569 (11.44%) Windows Server
4 231 (4.64%) Unix
5 195 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 160 (3.22%) Windows 10
7 154 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 116 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 100 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 56 (1.13%) CentOS
11 54 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 52 (1.05%) Ubuntu
13 48 (0.97%) Solaris
14 42 (0.84%) HPUX
15 38 (0.76%) AIX
16 34 (0.68%) Windows 8
16 34 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
17 32 (0.64%) Mac OS X
18 21 (0.42%) Android
19 15 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,275 (25.63%) Data Migration
2 1,272 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
3 646 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
4 642 (12.91%) DevOps
5 568 (11.42%) Project Management
6 463 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
7 428 (8.60%) ITIL
8 411 (8.26%) CRM
9 408 (8.20%) Presales
10 367 (7.38%) Scrum
11 366 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 360 (7.24%) ETL
13 355 (7.14%) Analytics
14 279 (5.61%) MVC
15 269 (5.41%) Data Modelling
16 260 (5.23%) Mentoring
17 249 (5.01%) Data Management
18 244 (4.91%) PRINCE2
19 231 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
20 230 (4.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,458 (29.31%) SQL
2 563 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 551 (11.08%) C#
4 470 (9.45%) JavaScript
5 391 (7.86%) T-SQL
6 374 (7.52%) Java
7 327 (6.57%) Python
8 137 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 115 (2.31%) PL/SQL
10 108 (2.17%) Ruby
11 105 (2.11%) ABAP
12 98 (1.97%) Perl
13 95 (1.91%) PHP
14 79 (1.59%) VB
15 74 (1.49%) C++
16 71 (1.43%) C
17 65 (1.31%) VB.NET
18 58 (1.17%) Shell Script
19 50 (1.01%) Apex Code
20 33 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 531 (10.68%) Degree
2 304 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 200 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 131 (2.63%) MCSE
5 118 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 104 (2.09%) SC Cleared
7 80 (1.61%) MCSA
8 74 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 68 (1.37%) CCNP
10 63 (1.27%) CCNA
11 61 (1.23%) PMI Certification
12 59 (1.19%) CISSP
13 56 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 52 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
15 51 (1.03%) AWS Certification
15 51 (1.03%) DV Cleared
16 49 (0.99%) CISM
17 45 (0.90%) MCTS
18 40 (0.80%) Master's Degree
19 38 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (3.58%) QA
2 168 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 89 (1.79%) GDPR
4 81 (1.63%) SLA
5 72 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 45 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 28 (0.56%) PMO
8 21 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 15 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
10 12 (0.24%) GCP
11 10 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.18%) IFRS
13 8 (0.16%) IFRS 9
13 8 (0.16%) MiFID
14 7 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
14 7 (0.14%) FATCA
14 7 (0.14%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
16 5 (0.10%) GxP
16 5 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 752 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 409 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 274 (5.51%) Hyper-V
4 219 (4.40%) Docker
5 86 (1.73%) vSphere
6 78 (1.57%) XenApp
7 75 (1.51%) VMware NSX
8 66 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
9 60 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 48 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
10 48 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 41 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
12 35 (0.70%) HDFS
13 17 (0.34%) KVM
14 16 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
15 14 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
16 13 (0.26%) vCloud
17 12 (0.24%) Terminal Services
17 12 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 11 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 251 (5.05%) Puppet
2 181 (3.64%) Ansible
3 179 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 157 (3.16%) SCCM
5 114 (2.29%) Kubernetes
6 100 (2.01%) Terraform
7 60 (1.21%) SCOM
8 49 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
9 41 (0.82%) vRealize
10 36 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
11 33 (0.66%) AirWatch
12 32 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
13 27 (0.54%) Data Guard
13 27 (0.54%) Nagios
14 25 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
15 22 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
16 19 (0.38%) Salt
16 19 (0.38%) WSUS
17 18 (0.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1,502 (30.20%) Microsoft
2 616 (12.38%) VMware
3 485 (9.75%) Oracle
4 408 (8.20%) SAP
5 308 (6.19%) Cisco
6 280 (5.63%) Google
7 232 (4.66%) Citrix
8 167 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
9 136 (2.73%) HP
10 114 (2.29%) Red Hat
11 102 (2.05%) Tableau
12 101 (2.03%) IBM
13 76 (1.53%) Capita
14 70 (1.41%) F5
15 69 (1.39%) EMC
16 59 (1.19%) NetApp
17 57 (1.15%) Cognizant
18 56 (1.13%) Dell
18 56 (1.13%) Veeam
19 55 (1.11%) Juniper