Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 136 144
Rank change year-on-year +23 +8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Migration 5,020 4,479 4,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.85% 2.51% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.76% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,782 3,297 3,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 159,606 162,064 183,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.69% 90.68% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 127,552 130,843 152,313
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Migration in the UK

Migration
Top 16 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 15 July 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 4,687 £55,000 +4.76% 679
UK excluding London +35 2,625 £50,000 +11.11% 459
London +12 2,229 £65,000 - 263
South East +34 864 £52,500 +10.53% 107
North of England +16 590 £50,000 +12.36% 113
Midlands +19 411 £47,500 +11.76% 81
East of England +57 299 £50,000 - 51
West Midlands +39 279 £47,500 +11.76% 53
North West +4 273 £45,500 +1.11% 57
Yorkshire +16 271 £50,000 +11.11% 47
South West +13 266 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Scotland +41 173 £50,000 +17.65% 31
East Midlands +14 129 £42,500 -3.27% 27
North East +17 45 £60,000 +69.01% 9
Wales -27 36 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Northern Ireland +4 23 £38,000 -20.00% 3

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 1,466 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 1,442 (28.73%) SQL
3 1,287 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 1,242 (24.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 1,228 (24.46%) Finance
6 1,188 (23.67%) Data Migration
7 1,014 (20.20%) Windows
8 996 (19.84%) SQL Server
9 886 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
10 793 (15.80%) Office 365
11 769 (15.32%) Active Directory
12 668 (13.31%) .NET
13 660 (13.15%) VMware
14 627 (12.49%) C#
15 616 (12.27%) DevOps
16 599 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
17 584 (11.63%) Project Management
18 554 (11.04%) Degree
19 553 (11.02%) Linux
20 545 (10.86%) Windows Server
21 525 (10.46%) PowerShell
22 502 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
23 487 (9.70%) Web Services
24 478 (9.52%) JavaScript
25 472 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
26 461 (9.18%) Data Centre
27 452 (9.00%) T-SQL
27 452 (9.00%) Oracle
28 449 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
29 417 (8.31%) Data Warehouse

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
1 352 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 262 (5.22%) MS Exchange
3 159 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 123 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 118 (2.35%) Skype for Business
6 115 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 97 (1.93%) IIS
8 83 (1.65%) Apache
9 79 (1.57%) Apache Spark
10 66 (1.31%) CMS
10 66 (1.31%) Tomcat
11 62 (1.24%) Confluence
12 61 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 52 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
13 52 (1.04%) SAS
14 48 (0.96%) JBoss
14 48 (0.96%) OpenStack
15 38 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
16 34 (0.68%) WebSphere
17 31 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 216 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 157 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 58 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 57 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 45 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
6 31 (0.62%) InfoPath
7 17 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.12%) Mingle
9 4 (0.080%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.080%) ProjectWise
9 4 (0.080%) SPSS
10 3 (0.060%) MicroStation
10 3 (0.060%) Revit
11 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.020%) HipChat
12 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.020%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.020%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 160 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 61 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 42 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 32 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 31 (0.62%) SAP MDG
6 26 (0.52%) SAP ERP
7 20 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 20 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
8 19 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 19 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
8 19 (0.38%) SAP VC
9 18 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
9 18 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
10 13 (0.26%) SAP Business One
10 13 (0.26%) Workday HCM
11 11 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (0.22%) SAP EHS
11 11 (0.22%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 1,242 (24.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 886 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 793 (15.80%) Office 365
4 296 (5.90%) IaaS
5 283 (5.64%) PaaS
6 253 (5.04%) SaaS
7 141 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 131 (2.61%) Dynamics 365
9 91 (1.81%) Serverless
10 85 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
11 73 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 56 (1.12%) GitHub
13 52 (1.04%) OneDrive
14 48 (0.96%) Azure Data Factory
15 38 (0.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 37 (0.74%) OpenShift
17 34 (0.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 33 (0.66%) Amazon S3
19 31 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
20 29 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 340 (6.77%) Firewall
2 238 (4.74%) DNS
3 235 (4.68%) SAN
4 216 (4.30%) WAN
5 183 (3.65%) LAN
6 171 (3.41%) DHCP
7 124 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 116 (2.31%) VPN
9 110 (2.19%) Network Security
10 103 (2.05%) Skype
11 83 (1.65%) Wireless
12 69 (1.37%) VLAN
13 59 (1.18%) NAS
14 58 (1.16%) Intranet
15 56 (1.12%) Internet
16 50 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
17 49 (0.98%) Unified Communications
18 47 (0.94%) VoIP
19 38 (0.76%) NetScaler
20 36 (0.72%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 996 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 417 (8.31%) Data Warehouse
3 413 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 395 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 244 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 242 (4.82%) Big Data
7 183 (3.65%) NoSQL
8 174 (3.47%) Relational Database
9 147 (2.93%) MySQL
10 125 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 114 (2.27%) Power BI
12 110 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 103 (2.05%) Data Lake
14 100 (1.99%) Oracle Database
14 100 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
15 95 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
16 69 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
17 61 (1.22%) MongoDB
18 60 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
19 58 (1.16%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 283 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 200 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 168 (3.35%) Visual Studio
4 163 (3.25%) Jenkins
5 150 (2.99%) JIRA
6 101 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
7 92 (1.83%) TeamCity
8 75 (1.49%) LSMW
9 40 (0.80%) ERwin
9 40 (0.80%) Maven
9 40 (0.80%) Selenium
10 37 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 36 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
12 34 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 32 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 25 (0.50%) Cucumber
15 24 (0.48%) eCATT
15 24 (0.48%) Subversion
16 21 (0.42%) GitLab
17 19 (0.38%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,228 (24.46%) Finance
2 318 (6.33%) Banking
3 275 (5.48%) Retail
4 212 (4.22%) Manufacturing
5 209 (4.16%) Marketing
6 145 (2.89%) Advertising
7 81 (1.61%) Publishing
8 80 (1.59%) Legal
9 57 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 55 (1.10%) Law
11 54 (1.08%) Retail Banking
12 52 (1.04%) Billing
13 44 (0.88%) Investment Banking
14 38 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
15 36 (0.72%) Games
16 34 (0.68%) Front Office
17 33 (0.66%) Back Office
18 26 (0.52%) Local Government
19 25 (0.50%) Financial Institution
20 18 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 858 (17.09%) Architect
2 830 (16.53%) Developer
3 553 (11.02%) Analyst
4 542 (10.80%) Consultant
5 308 (6.14%) Project Manager
6 228 (4.54%) Solutions Architect
7 227 (4.52%) Cloud Architect
8 205 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 202 (4.02%) DBA
10 190 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 183 (3.65%) Administrator
12 172 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
13 171 (3.41%) SQL Developer
14 160 (3.19%) C# Developer
15 146 (2.91%) Business Analyst
16 122 (2.43%) IT Manager
16 122 (2.43%) SQL DBA
16 122 (2.43%) Support Engineer
17 114 (2.27%) Data Architect
18 112 (2.23%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 668 (13.31%) .NET
2 487 (9.70%) Web Services
3 362 (7.21%) HTML
4 289 (5.76%) CSS
5 271 (5.40%) ASP.NET
6 239 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 183 (3.65%) .NET Framework
8 178 (3.55%) WCF
9 176 (3.51%) XML
10 160 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 131 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 122 (2.43%) jQuery
13 117 (2.33%) Entity Framework
14 114 (2.27%) RESTful
15 108 (2.15%) REST
16 104 (2.07%) Middleware
17 101 (2.01%) JSON
18 97 (1.93%) SOAP
19 91 (1.81%) HTML5
20 88 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 502 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 461 (9.18%) Data Centre
3 223 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 188 (3.75%) Public Cloud
5 178 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 151 (3.01%) User Experience
7 125 (2.49%) Computer Science
8 124 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 107 (2.13%) Fintech
9 107 (2.13%) Replication
10 98 (1.95%) Clustering
11 97 (1.93%) Private Cloud
12 91 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
13 86 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
14 62 (1.24%) PKI
15 56 (1.12%) Data Structures
16 47 (0.94%) Mainframe
17 44 (0.88%) Algorithms
18 42 (0.84%) Mobile App
19 39 (0.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1,014 (20.20%) Windows
2 553 (11.02%) Linux
3 545 (10.86%) Windows Server
4 233 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 226 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 211 (4.20%) Unix
7 187 (3.73%) Windows 10
8 117 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 93 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 57 (1.14%) CentOS
11 44 (0.88%) HPUX
12 43 (0.86%) Apple iOS
12 43 (0.86%) Ubuntu
13 41 (0.82%) Solaris
14 35 (0.70%) Windows 8
14 35 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (0.66%) AIX
16 26 (0.52%) Android
17 23 (0.46%) Mac OS X
18 21 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,287 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1,188 (23.67%) Data Migration
3 616 (12.27%) DevOps
4 599 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
5 584 (11.63%) Project Management
6 472 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
7 449 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 408 (8.13%) ITIL
9 399 (7.95%) ETL
10 383 (7.63%) Scrum
11 379 (7.55%) Presales
12 363 (7.23%) CRM
13 320 (6.37%) Data Management
14 315 (6.27%) Analytics
15 305 (6.08%) MVC
16 286 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 272 (5.42%) ERP
17 272 (5.42%) PRINCE2
18 271 (5.40%) Data Modelling
19 235 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1,442 (28.73%) SQL
2 627 (12.49%) C#
3 525 (10.46%) PowerShell
4 478 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 452 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 374 (7.45%) Java
7 342 (6.81%) Python
8 122 (2.43%) Bash Shell
9 100 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 99 (1.97%) C++
11 93 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 92 (1.83%) Perl
13 81 (1.61%) Ruby
14 76 (1.51%) PHP
15 74 (1.47%) ABAP
16 73 (1.45%) VB
17 70 (1.39%) Apex Code
18 62 (1.24%) C
19 49 (0.98%) VBA
20 44 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 554 (11.04%) Degree
2 303 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 194 (3.86%) Security Cleared
4 157 (3.13%) MCSE
5 122 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
6 95 (1.89%) MCSA
7 92 (1.83%) SC Cleared
8 78 (1.55%) CCNA
9 73 (1.45%) CCNP
10 66 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
11 63 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 55 (1.10%) PMI Certification
13 51 (1.02%) MCITP
14 43 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
15 42 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
16 41 (0.82%) MCTS
16 41 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 38 (0.76%) MCP
18 37 (0.74%) AWS Certification
19 36 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 167 (3.33%) QA
3 90 (1.79%) GDPR
4 81 (1.61%) SLA
5 56 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 41 (0.82%) PMO
7 28 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 23 (0.46%) PCI DSS
9 20 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
10 16 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 15 (0.30%) GCP
12 14 (0.28%) IFRS
13 12 (0.24%) IFRS 9
14 11 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
14 11 (0.22%) Solvency II
15 10 (0.20%) FATCA
16 9 (0.18%) ISO 9000
17 6 (0.12%) GxP
18 5 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 5 (0.100%) MiFID
System Software
1 769 (15.32%) Active Directory
2 413 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 322 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 256 (5.10%) Docker
5 102 (2.03%) XenApp
6 89 (1.77%) vSphere
7 86 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
8 70 (1.39%) VMware NSX
9 67 (1.33%) XenDesktop
10 52 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
11 51 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
12 39 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
13 33 (0.66%) HDFS
14 22 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
15 19 (0.38%) KVM
16 18 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (0.30%) Terminal Services
18 14 (0.28%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
19 12 (0.24%) vCloud
19 12 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 218 (4.34%) Puppet
2 170 (3.39%) Ansible
3 163 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 159 (3.17%) SCCM
5 115 (2.29%) Kubernetes
6 89 (1.77%) Terraform
7 45 (0.90%) SCOM
8 40 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
9 39 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
10 36 (0.72%) vRealize
11 32 (0.64%) WSUS
12 29 (0.58%) AirWatch
12 29 (0.58%) Data Guard
13 25 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
14 24 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
15 22 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
15 22 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
16 20 (0.40%) Backup Exec
17 19 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
18 18 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1,466 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 660 (13.15%) VMware
3 452 (9.00%) Oracle
4 365 (7.27%) SAP
5 308 (6.14%) Cisco
6 275 (5.48%) Citrix
7 226 (4.50%) Google
8 198 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
9 139 (2.77%) HP
10 127 (2.53%) IBM
11 117 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 73 (1.45%) Capita
13 65 (1.29%) Informatica
13 65 (1.29%) Veeam
14 63 (1.25%) SolarWinds
14 63 (1.25%) Tableau
15 60 (1.20%) EMC
16 59 (1.18%) Cognizant
17 55 (1.10%) Atlassian
18 54 (1.08%) NetApp