Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 113 139
Rank change year-on-year +24 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,843 4,916 4,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.36% 2.85% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 3.11% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,575 3,681 3,149
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +2.86%

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 132,069 158,171 156,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.81% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 103,338 127,150 128,014
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 +27 4,550 £57,500 - 408
UK excluding London +17 2,412 £52,500 +5.00% 288
London +24 2,220 £62,500 -7.06% 143
South East +8 806 £55,000 +4.76% 77
North of England +31 629 £52,500 +5.00% 93
Midlands +16 366 £47,500 -5.00% 48
North West +48 315 £54,068 +13.83% 51
Yorkshire +6 261 £50,000 - 36
West Midlands +2 261 £50,000 - 38
East of England +29 231 £50,000 - 25
South West -1 225 £47,500 +5.56% 26
Scotland -45 105 £50,000 +5.26% 17
East Midlands +35 99 £45,000 -10.00% 10
North East +30 54 £45,000 -25.00% 6
Wales +26 48 £45,000 +22.45% 4
Northern Ireland -35 7 £27,500 -38.89% 2
Channel Islands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 1,417 (29.26%) Microsoft
2 1,414 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,336 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 1,147 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
5 1,129 (23.31%) Data Migration
6 1,113 (22.98%) Finance
7 1,095 (22.61%) SQL
8 1,003 (20.71%) Windows
9 829 (17.12%) Office 365
10 805 (16.62%) DevOps
11 753 (15.55%) Active Directory
12 729 (15.05%) SQL Server
13 628 (12.97%) Project Management
14 612 (12.64%) VMware
15 582 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
16 527 (10.88%) Windows Server
17 512 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
18 508 (10.49%) PowerShell
18 508 (10.49%) Linux
19 501 (10.34%) Degree
20 469 (9.68%) Oracle
21 439 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
22 421 (8.69%) ITIL
23 420 (8.67%) Java
24 414 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
25 411 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
26 407 (8.40%) Analytics
27 403 (8.32%) .NET
27 403 (8.32%) Data Centre
28 390 (8.05%) 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
1 326 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 212 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 140 (2.89%) Skype for Business
4 104 (2.15%) IIS
5 79 (1.63%) CMS
6 74 (1.53%) Apache Spark
7 52 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 45 (0.93%) Confluence
9 44 (0.91%) SAS
10 38 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 34 (0.70%) OpenStack
12 33 (0.68%) Apache
13 26 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 23 (0.47%) WebLogic
15 22 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
15 22 (0.45%) IBM Notes
15 22 (0.45%) Tomcat
16 21 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
17 20 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 289 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 158 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 30 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.10%) Windchill
8 4 (0.083%) SPSS
9 2 (0.041%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.041%) Mingle
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.021%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.021%) Weka
Business Applications
1 146 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 92 (1.90%) SAP S/4HANA
3 42 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 31 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 27 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (0.52%) Magento
7 20 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
8 17 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
8 17 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
9 16 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
11 14 (0.29%) SAP Business One
11 14 (0.29%) SAP EWM
11 14 (0.29%) SAP WM
12 13 (0.27%) SAP SD
13 12 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
13 12 (0.25%) SAP MM
14 11 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
15 10 (0.21%) SAP GRC
15 10 (0.21%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,414 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,147 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
3 829 (17.12%) Office 365
4 305 (6.30%) IaaS
5 288 (5.95%) PaaS
6 264 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 177 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
8 172 (3.55%) SaaS
9 163 (3.37%) Power Platform
10 145 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
11 118 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
12 114 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
13 113 (2.33%) Serverless
14 110 (2.27%) Amazon S3
15 74 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
16 62 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 60 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
17 60 (1.24%) OneDrive
18 48 (0.99%) GitHub
19 39 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 370 (7.64%) DNS
1 370 (7.64%) Firewall
2 277 (5.72%) DHCP
3 211 (4.36%) LAN
4 204 (4.21%) WAN
5 154 (3.18%) Skype
6 147 (3.04%) SAN
7 136 (2.81%) VPN
8 115 (2.37%) TCP/IP
9 85 (1.76%) Unified Communications
10 67 (1.38%) Internet
11 65 (1.34%) VLAN
12 64 (1.32%) MPLS
12 64 (1.32%) Network Security
13 59 (1.22%) Wireless
14 54 (1.12%) VoIP
15 51 (1.05%) SSL
16 50 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
17 37 (0.76%) BGP
17 37 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 390 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
3 294 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 251 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 217 (4.48%) Big Data
6 188 (3.88%) Relational Database
7 149 (3.08%) Power BI
8 145 (2.99%) MySQL
9 136 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 99 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
11 98 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
12 97 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 96 (1.98%) Oracle Database
14 92 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
15 89 (1.84%) Hadoop
16 88 (1.82%) RDBMS
17 73 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
18 71 (1.47%) Data Lake
19 68 (1.40%) QlikView
20 62 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 258 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 173 (3.57%) JIRA
3 170 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 143 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 130 (2.68%) Visual Studio
6 75 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 40 (0.83%) Subversion
8 35 (0.72%) MSI
8 35 (0.72%) Selenium
9 32 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 32 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 32 (0.66%) TeamCity
10 28 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 26 (0.54%) Bitbucket
11 26 (0.54%) LSMW
12 25 (0.52%) GitLab
13 24 (0.50%) Maven
14 22 (0.45%) Mercurial
15 19 (0.39%) webpack
16 17 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1,113 (22.98%) Finance
2 346 (7.14%) Banking
3 307 (6.34%) Retail
4 181 (3.74%) Marketing
5 143 (2.95%) Manufacturing
6 100 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 76 (1.57%) Law
8 67 (1.38%) Advertising
9 62 (1.28%) Front Office
10 51 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.05%) Local Government
11 46 (0.95%) Legal
12 39 (0.81%) Billing
13 36 (0.74%) Publishing
14 35 (0.72%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.70%) Back Office
16 26 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
17 21 (0.43%) Retail Banking
18 16 (0.33%) Games
19 13 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 851 (17.57%) Architect
2 636 (13.13%) Developer
3 528 (10.90%) Consultant
4 445 (9.19%) Analyst
5 346 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
6 320 (6.61%) Project Manager
7 271 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
8 254 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 181 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 159 (3.28%) Azure Architect
11 149 (3.08%) Administrator
11 149 (3.08%) Business Analyst
12 137 (2.83%) AWS Architect
13 135 (2.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 120 (2.48%) DBA
15 113 (2.33%) Senior Developer
16 111 (2.29%) .NET Developer
17 109 (2.25%) IT Manager
18 108 (2.23%) SQL Developer
19 107 (2.21%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (8.32%) .NET
2 348 (7.19%) Web Services
3 215 (4.44%) HTML
4 145 (2.99%) XML
5 131 (2.70%) CSS
5 131 (2.70%) Middleware
6 123 (2.54%) REST
7 121 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 115 (2.37%) JSON
9 112 (2.31%) RESTful
10 107 (2.21%) .NET Framework
11 105 (2.17%) ASP.NET
12 94 (1.94%) SOAP
13 74 (1.53%) Node.js
14 73 (1.51%) .NET Core
15 68 (1.40%) jQuery
16 64 (1.32%) React
17 61 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
18 53 (1.09%) Spring
19 50 (1.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 512 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 403 (8.32%) Data Centre
3 269 (5.55%) Public Cloud
4 235 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
5 206 (4.25%) Management Information System
6 186 (3.84%) Hybrid Cloud
7 154 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
8 140 (2.89%) User Experience
9 137 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
10 130 (2.68%) Fintech
11 102 (2.11%) Clustering
12 85 (1.76%) Private Cloud
13 75 (1.55%) Replication
14 71 (1.47%) Cloud Native
15 68 (1.40%) PKI
16 50 (1.03%) Data Structures
17 44 (0.91%) Mobile App
18 42 (0.87%) Driving Licence
19 38 (0.78%) Social Media
20 34 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,003 (20.71%) Windows
2 527 (10.88%) Windows Server
3 508 (10.49%) Linux
4 259 (5.35%) Windows 10
5 215 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 168 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 127 (2.62%) Windows 7
8 125 (2.58%) Unix
9 49 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 45 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 41 (0.85%) Android
12 40 (0.83%) CentOS
12 40 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 39 (0.81%) Apple iOS
14 38 (0.78%) Windows 8
15 26 (0.54%) Windows XP
16 16 (0.33%) Debian
17 15 (0.31%) Fedora
17 15 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,336 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 1,129 (23.31%) Data Migration
3 805 (16.62%) DevOps
4 628 (12.97%) Project Management
5 582 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
6 439 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 421 (8.69%) ITIL
8 414 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
9 407 (8.40%) Analytics
10 373 (7.70%) ETL
10 373 (7.70%) Scrum
11 356 (7.35%) Presales
12 334 (6.90%) CRM
13 331 (6.83%) Change Management
14 311 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 294 (6.07%) Mentoring
16 285 (5.88%) Software Engineering
17 279 (5.76%) Microservices
18 260 (5.37%) Data Modelling
19 256 (5.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1,095 (22.61%) SQL
2 508 (10.49%) PowerShell
3 420 (8.67%) Java
4 388 (8.01%) C#
5 341 (7.04%) Python
6 324 (6.69%) JavaScript
7 268 (5.53%) T-SQL
8 120 (2.48%) Bash Shell
9 116 (2.40%) PHP
10 92 (1.90%) C
11 90 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 76 (1.57%) Ruby
13 68 (1.40%) VB.NET
14 63 (1.30%) Shell Script
15 61 (1.26%) C++
16 59 (1.22%) VB
17 47 (0.97%) Apex Code
18 44 (0.91%) Perl
19 36 (0.74%) ABAP
19 36 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 501 (10.34%) Degree
2 249 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 209 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 162 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
5 131 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 112 (2.31%) MCSE
7 106 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 96 (1.98%) CCNA
9 86 (1.78%) MCSA
10 81 (1.67%) CCNP
11 66 (1.36%) AWS Certification
12 64 (1.32%) PMP
13 61 (1.26%) PMI Certification
14 60 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
15 53 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 50 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
17 46 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 40 (0.83%) DV Cleared
19 36 (0.74%) Master's Degree
20 32 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 174 (3.59%) QA
3 111 (2.29%) GDPR
4 108 (2.23%) SLA
5 51 (1.05%) PMO
6 48 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 29 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
8 19 (0.39%) EMIR
8 19 (0.39%) MiFID
9 17 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 11 (0.23%) Basel III
10 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
11 10 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 6 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
12 6 (0.12%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.10%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.083%) FATCA
14 4 (0.083%) FINRA
14 4 (0.083%) GxP
14 4 (0.083%) IFRS
System Software
1 753 (15.55%) Active Directory
2 411 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 360 (7.43%) Hyper-V
4 280 (5.78%) Docker
5 76 (1.57%) XenApp
6 60 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 57 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
7 57 (1.18%) vSphere
8 52 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
9 40 (0.83%) XenDesktop
10 31 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
12 20 (0.41%) VirtualBox
13 19 (0.39%) VMware NSX
14 15 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 11 (0.23%) NFS
17 10 (0.21%) Terminal Services
17 10 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
18 9 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 270 (5.58%) Terraform
2 268 (5.53%) SCCM
3 245 (5.06%) Kubernetes
4 244 (5.04%) Ansible
5 212 (4.38%) Puppet
6 134 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
7 67 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
8 60 (1.24%) SCOM
9 49 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
10 40 (0.83%) WSUS
11 35 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
12 31 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
13 28 (0.58%) SCVMM
14 27 (0.56%) Salt
15 25 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
16 17 (0.35%) Grafana
17 16 (0.33%) NetBackup
18 15 (0.31%) Data Guard
19 14 (0.29%) Prometheus
20 13 (0.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,417 (29.26%) Microsoft
2 612 (12.64%) VMware
3 469 (9.68%) Oracle
4 320 (6.61%) Google
5 297 (6.13%) SAP
6 287 (5.93%) Cisco
7 235 (4.85%) Citrix
8 162 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
9 141 (2.91%) IBM
10 130 (2.68%) HP
11 117 (2.42%) Tableau
12 96 (1.98%) Dell
13 87 (1.80%) Red Hat
14 71 (1.47%) Informatica
15 63 (1.30%) Adobe
16 62 (1.28%) Veeam
17 60 (1.24%) NetApp
18 57 (1.18%) SolarWinds
19 56 (1.16%) Talend
20 52 (1.07%) Juniper