Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 124 143
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,823 4,718 4,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.98% 2.64% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.89% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,630 3,383 3,403
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.63% +1.58% +5.56%

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 147,698 163,216 171,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.11% 91.49% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 117,431 129,024 142,667
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,615
90th Percentile £84,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 4,503 £57,500 +4.55% 901
UK excluding London +30 2,409 £50,000 +3.63% 573
London +15 2,272 £62,500 - 373
South East +6 740 £55,000 +4.76% 159
North of England +24 515 £47,500 +5.56% 125
Midlands +13 351 £47,500 - 110
East of England +73 347 £55,000 +10.00% 68
North West +12 256 £45,000 - 68
West Midlands +17 247 £50,000 +6.38% 85
South West +18 241 £45,500 +1.11% 68
Yorkshire -2 220 £45,000 - 52
Scotland +10 150 £57,500 +11.65% 33
East Midlands +15 102 £40,000 -20.00% 25
Wales +22 64 £51,500 +28.75% 10
North East +24 39 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Northern Ireland -28 15 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Channel Islands -8 1 £85,000 +30.77%

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 1,443 (29.92%) Microsoft
2 1,367 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
3 1,359 (28.18%) SQL
4 1,199 (24.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1,191 (24.69%) Data Migration
6 1,186 (24.59%) Finance
7 989 (20.51%) Windows
8 947 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
9 936 (19.41%) SQL Server
10 787 (16.32%) Active Directory
11 785 (16.28%) Office 365
12 630 (13.06%) Project Management
13 613 (12.71%) VMware
14 598 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
15 580 (12.03%) C#
16 579 (12.00%) DevOps
17 574 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
18 546 (11.32%) .NET
19 543 (11.26%) Degree
20 533 (11.05%) PowerShell
21 520 (10.78%) Windows Server
22 468 (9.70%) Linux
23 450 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
24 447 (9.27%) Data Centre
25 441 (9.14%) Web Services
26 432 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
27 424 (8.79%) Oracle
28 420 (8.71%) JavaScript
29 419 (8.69%) T-SQL
30 406 (8.42%) Java

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
1 304 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 261 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 130 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 97 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 93 (1.93%) CMS
6 87 (1.80%) IIS
7 75 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 58 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 56 (1.16%) Confluence
10 50 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
11 48 (1.00%) Apache Spark
12 46 (0.95%) SAS
13 45 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
14 35 (0.73%) WebSphere
15 33 (0.68%) Apache Solr
16 32 (0.66%) Apache
17 31 (0.64%) JBoss
18 27 (0.56%) IBM Notes
19 25 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 25 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 237 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 231 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
3 91 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
4 87 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 67 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.12%) SPSS
9 3 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.062%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.062%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.062%) ProjectWise
9 3 (0.062%) Snapchat
10 2 (0.041%) MicroStation
10 2 (0.041%) Revit
11 1 (0.021%) GIMP
11 1 (0.021%) HipChat
11 1 (0.021%) InDesign
11 1 (0.021%) InVision
Business Applications
1 152 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 63 (1.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 38 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 36 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
6 27 (0.56%) SAP ERP
7 26 (0.54%) NetSuite
8 22 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 21 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
11 16 (0.33%) Odoo
12 14 (0.29%) SAP APO
12 14 (0.29%) SAP CO
12 14 (0.29%) SAP FI
12 14 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
13 13 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
13 13 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
13 13 (0.27%) SAP SD
14 12 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
15 10 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1,199 (24.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 947 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
3 785 (16.28%) Office 365
4 295 (6.12%) IaaS
5 285 (5.91%) PaaS
6 264 (5.47%) SaaS
7 151 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 139 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
9 135 (2.80%) Azure Active Directory
10 102 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
11 73 (1.51%) Serverless
12 64 (1.33%) Amazon S3
13 63 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 57 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
14 57 (1.18%) OneDrive
15 49 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 43 (0.89%) G Suite
17 38 (0.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 36 (0.75%) Azure Functions
19 34 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 332 (6.88%) Firewall
2 250 (5.18%) DNS
3 216 (4.48%) SAN
4 168 (3.48%) LAN
5 153 (3.17%) TCP/IP
6 151 (3.13%) WAN
7 146 (3.03%) DHCP
8 128 (2.65%) Skype
9 114 (2.36%) VPN
10 108 (2.24%) Internet
11 82 (1.70%) Network Security
12 78 (1.62%) Unified Communications
13 70 (1.45%) VLAN
14 57 (1.18%) Intranet
15 56 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
15 56 (1.16%) VoIP
16 55 (1.14%) MPLS
17 52 (1.08%) Wireless
18 46 (0.95%) HTTP
19 45 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 936 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 390 (8.09%) Data Warehouse
3 361 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 308 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 187 (3.88%) Big Data
6 154 (3.19%) MySQL
7 146 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 145 (3.01%) Relational Database
9 140 (2.90%) Power BI
10 113 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
11 104 (2.16%) Hadoop
11 104 (2.16%) NoSQL
12 99 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 95 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 74 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
15 69 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
16 67 (1.39%) Oracle Database
17 61 (1.26%) QlikView
17 61 (1.26%) SAP HANA
18 54 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 250 (5.18%) Git (software)
2 182 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 161 (3.34%) JIRA
4 139 (2.88%) Visual Studio
5 137 (2.84%) Jenkins
6 79 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 56 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
8 53 (1.10%) Subversion
9 48 (1.00%) Maven
10 42 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 41 (0.85%) ERwin
12 34 (0.70%) LSMW
13 32 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 31 (0.64%) Selenium
15 23 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
16 19 (0.39%) MSI
16 19 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 17 (0.35%) JMeter
18 16 (0.33%) Bitbucket
18 16 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1,186 (24.59%) Finance
2 315 (6.53%) Banking
3 283 (5.87%) Retail
4 227 (4.71%) Marketing
5 166 (3.44%) Manufacturing
6 108 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 91 (1.89%) Advertising
8 90 (1.87%) Front Office
9 85 (1.76%) Law
10 76 (1.58%) Publishing
11 69 (1.43%) Legal
12 43 (0.89%) Private Banking
13 41 (0.85%) Back Office
14 39 (0.81%) Billing
15 33 (0.68%) Retail Banking
16 28 (0.58%) Financial Institution
17 27 (0.56%) Investment Banking
18 25 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
19 20 (0.41%) German Language
20 17 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 818 (16.96%) Developer
2 730 (15.14%) Architect
3 559 (11.59%) Analyst
4 463 (9.60%) Consultant
5 339 (7.03%) Project Manager
6 250 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
7 210 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 203 (4.21%) Business Analyst
9 200 (4.15%) Cloud Architect
10 196 (4.06%) Administrator
11 168 (3.48%) DBA
12 167 (3.46%) .NET Developer
13 148 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
13 148 (3.07%) SQL Developer
14 142 (2.94%) C# Developer
15 129 (2.67%) Senior Manager
16 122 (2.53%) SQL DBA
17 119 (2.47%) Support Engineer
18 112 (2.32%) Programme Manager
19 110 (2.28%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 546 (11.32%) .NET
2 441 (9.14%) Web Services
3 334 (6.93%) HTML
4 225 (4.67%) CSS
5 209 (4.33%) AngularJS
6 188 (3.90%) ASP.NET
7 138 (2.86%) HTML5
8 137 (2.84%) SOAP
9 121 (2.51%) XML
10 119 (2.47%) REST
11 113 (2.34%) .NET Framework
12 101 (2.09%) Middleware
13 99 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 96 (1.99%) jQuery
15 86 (1.78%) RESTful
16 77 (1.60%) WCF
17 73 (1.51%) React
18 66 (1.37%) JSON
19 55 (1.14%) .NET Core
20 53 (1.10%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 574 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 447 (9.27%) Data Centre
3 252 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
4 202 (4.19%) Computer Science
5 192 (3.98%) Public Cloud
6 177 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 175 (3.63%) Greenfield Project
8 170 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 137 (2.84%) Replication
10 124 (2.57%) User Experience
11 112 (2.32%) Clustering
12 102 (2.11%) PKI
13 93 (1.93%) Private Cloud
14 81 (1.68%) Fintech
15 77 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
16 70 (1.45%) Mobile App
17 56 (1.16%) Data Structures
18 41 (0.85%) Reference Data
19 40 (0.83%) Driving Licence
20 38 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 989 (20.51%) Windows
2 520 (10.78%) Windows Server
3 468 (9.70%) Linux
4 243 (5.04%) Windows 10
5 230 (4.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 227 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 166 (3.44%) Unix
8 157 (3.26%) Windows 7
9 55 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (0.97%) CentOS
11 46 (0.95%) Android
12 45 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 33 (0.68%) Ubuntu
13 33 (0.68%) Windows XP
14 29 (0.60%) Apple iOS
14 29 (0.60%) Solaris
15 27 (0.56%) Windows 8
16 26 (0.54%) Mac OS X
17 17 (0.35%) VMS
18 11 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,367 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1,191 (24.69%) Data Migration
3 630 (13.06%) Project Management
4 598 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
5 579 (12.00%) DevOps
6 450 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 432 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
8 403 (8.36%) ETL
9 386 (8.00%) Scrum
10 363 (7.53%) ITIL
11 351 (7.28%) Analytics
12 339 (7.03%) Presales
13 329 (6.82%) CRM
14 318 (6.59%) ERP
15 292 (6.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 277 (5.74%) Data Modelling
17 268 (5.56%) Mentoring
18 266 (5.52%) PRINCE2
19 246 (5.10%) Data Analysis
20 235 (4.87%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1,359 (28.18%) SQL
2 580 (12.03%) C#
3 533 (11.05%) PowerShell
4 420 (8.71%) JavaScript
5 419 (8.69%) T-SQL
6 406 (8.42%) Java
7 320 (6.63%) Python
8 140 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 125 (2.59%) C++
10 103 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 93 (1.93%) PHP
12 79 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 70 (1.45%) Perl
14 66 (1.37%) Apex Code
14 66 (1.37%) VB
15 62 (1.29%) Ruby
16 61 (1.26%) VBA
17 56 (1.16%) Shell Script
18 45 (0.93%) Java 8
19 44 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 543 (11.26%) Degree
2 225 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 216 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 134 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 132 (2.74%) MCSE
6 128 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 91 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 86 (1.78%) CCNA
9 85 (1.76%) MCSA
10 70 (1.45%) CCNP
11 58 (1.20%) PMI Certification
12 50 (1.04%) PMP
13 48 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
14 43 (0.89%) AWS Certification
15 42 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 37 (0.77%) MCP
17 36 (0.75%) Master's Degree
18 35 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 33 (0.68%) DV Cleared
20 28 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (4.67%) Data Quality
2 121 (2.51%) QA
3 83 (1.72%) GDPR
3 83 (1.72%) SLA
4 41 (0.85%) PMO
5 34 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 22 (0.46%) Solvency II
8 20 (0.41%) IFRS
8 20 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
10 16 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 15 (0.31%) IFRS 9
12 12 (0.25%) FATCA
13 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 8 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
15 7 (0.15%) PSD2
16 5 (0.10%) Basel III
17 4 (0.083%) PA-DSS
18 3 (0.062%) CRD IV
System Software
1 787 (16.32%) Active Directory
2 405 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 340 (7.05%) Hyper-V
4 208 (4.31%) Docker
5 84 (1.74%) XenApp
6 78 (1.62%) vSphere
7 74 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
9 44 (0.91%) XenDesktop
10 41 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 35 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
12 22 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
13 18 (0.37%) HDFS
14 17 (0.35%) Terminal Services
15 14 (0.29%) VMware NSX
16 13 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
17 11 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
17 11 (0.23%) Varnish
17 11 (0.23%) vCloud
18 9 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 203 (4.21%) SCCM
2 189 (3.92%) Puppet
3 178 (3.69%) Ansible
4 139 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 137 (2.84%) Kubernetes
6 118 (2.45%) Terraform
7 64 (1.33%) SCOM
8 44 (0.91%) WSUS
9 39 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
10 35 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
11 31 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
12 29 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
13 28 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 22 (0.46%) Packer
15 21 (0.44%) AirWatch
16 20 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
16 20 (0.41%) SCVMM
17 19 (0.39%) Kibana
18 18 (0.37%) Backup Exec
19 17 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 1,443 (29.92%) Microsoft
2 613 (12.71%) VMware
3 424 (8.79%) Oracle
4 276 (5.72%) Citrix
5 271 (5.62%) SAP
6 254 (5.27%) Cisco
7 230 (4.77%) Google
8 167 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
9 113 (2.34%) IBM
10 97 (2.01%) Tableau
11 89 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 74 (1.53%) HP
13 72 (1.49%) Talend
14 71 (1.47%) Informatica
15 69 (1.43%) Symantec
16 56 (1.16%) SolarWinds
17 55 (1.14%) NetApp
18 51 (1.06%) Veeam
19 50 (1.04%) Atlassian
20 48 (1.00%) Cognizant