Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 131 145
Rank change year-on-year +20 +14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,796 4,533 4,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.88% 2.60% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.84% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,641 3,215 3,543
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 151,576 159,835 175,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120,616 126,198 146,138
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +22 4,501 £55,000 - 796
UK excluding London +34 2,514 £50,000 +5.26% 528
London +13 2,127 £65,000 - 313
South East +25 798 £55,000 +10.00% 127
North of England +15 530 £46,000 +2.22% 136
Midlands +30 402 £45,000 -5.26% 95
East of England +54 334 £55,000 +10.00% 64
South West +34 276 £45,750 +7.65% 61
West Midlands +26 260 £47,500 - 66
Yorkshire +14 253 £45,000 - 41
North West +1 241 £45,000 - 80
East Midlands +35 139 £42,500 -15.00% 28
Scotland +17 135 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Wales -15 52 £55,242 +38.11% 13
North East +6 35 £60,000 +66.67% 15
Northern Ireland -22 13 £31,000 -24.85% 1
Channel Islands - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 1,382 (28.82%) Microsoft
2 1,327 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1,325 (27.63%) SQL
4 1,219 (25.42%) Finance
5 1,173 (24.46%) Data Migration
6 1,136 (23.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 971 (20.25%) SQL Server
8 965 (20.12%) Windows
9 864 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
10 763 (15.91%) Office 365
11 743 (15.49%) Active Directory
12 646 (13.47%) VMware
13 639 (13.32%) .NET
14 629 (13.12%) C#
15 586 (12.22%) Project Management
16 585 (12.20%) DevOps
17 561 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
18 535 (11.16%) Degree
19 521 (10.86%) Windows Server
20 515 (10.74%) PowerShell
21 511 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
22 487 (10.15%) Linux
23 485 (10.11%) Web Services
24 468 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
25 463 (9.65%) JavaScript
26 448 (9.34%) Data Centre
27 435 (9.07%) T-SQL
28 433 (9.03%) Oracle
29 419 (8.74%) Scrum
30 413 (8.61%) Business Intelligence

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
1 306 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 258 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 142 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 126 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 111 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 93 (1.94%) IIS
7 88 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 78 (1.63%) CMS
9 57 (1.19%) Apache
9 57 (1.19%) OpenStack
10 55 (1.15%) Confluence
11 49 (1.02%) Apache Spark
12 46 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
13 43 (0.90%) SAS
14 42 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
15 37 (0.77%) WebSphere
16 36 (0.75%) JBoss
17 27 (0.56%) Apache Solr
18 26 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
18 26 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 224 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
2 212 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 78 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 74 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
5 64 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.13%) Mingle
9 5 (0.10%) SPSS
10 4 (0.083%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.083%) ProjectWise
11 3 (0.063%) MicroStation
11 3 (0.063%) Revit
11 3 (0.063%) Snapchat
12 2 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.021%) GIMP
13 1 (0.021%) HipChat
13 1 (0.021%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.021%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 139 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 67 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
4 39 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 33 (0.69%) NetSuite
6 32 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
7 27 (0.56%) SAP ERP
8 24 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
8 24 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
9 22 (0.46%) SAP MDG
10 20 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
11 14 (0.29%) SAP APO
12 13 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
12 13 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
12 13 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
13 12 (0.25%) SAP CO
13 12 (0.25%) SAP FI
13 12 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
13 12 (0.25%) SAP VC
13 12 (0.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,136 (23.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 864 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
3 763 (15.91%) Office 365
4 278 (5.80%) IaaS
5 264 (5.50%) PaaS
6 255 (5.32%) SaaS
7 141 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 137 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
9 104 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
10 89 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
11 71 (1.48%) Serverless
12 49 (1.02%) Amazon S3
13 48 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
14 42 (0.88%) OneDrive
15 39 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 38 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
17 36 (0.75%) GitHub
18 34 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
19 33 (0.69%) G Suite
20 32 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 340 (7.09%) Firewall
2 264 (5.50%) DNS
3 232 (4.84%) SAN
4 185 (3.86%) WAN
5 165 (3.44%) LAN
6 157 (3.27%) DHCP
7 130 (2.71%) TCP/IP
8 119 (2.48%) Skype
9 118 (2.46%) VPN
10 110 (2.29%) Network Security
11 84 (1.75%) Internet
12 65 (1.36%) VLAN
13 58 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
14 57 (1.19%) Unified Communications
15 56 (1.17%) NAS
16 53 (1.11%) Wireless
17 52 (1.08%) Intranet
18 48 (1.00%) VoIP
19 44 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
20 39 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 971 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 404 (8.42%) Data Warehouse
3 386 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 342 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 186 (3.88%) Big Data
6 177 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 160 (3.34%) Relational Database
8 143 (2.98%) MySQL
9 120 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 115 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 106 (2.21%) Hadoop
12 104 (2.17%) Power BI
13 103 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 83 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
15 81 (1.69%) Oracle Database
16 68 (1.42%) SAP HANA
17 66 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
18 60 (1.25%) Data Lake
18 60 (1.25%) MongoDB
19 52 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 223 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 210 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 146 (3.04%) JIRA
4 139 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 114 (2.38%) Visual Studio
6 101 (2.11%) TeamCity
7 56 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 51 (1.06%) LSMW
9 50 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 48 (1.00%) Maven
11 37 (0.77%) Subversion
12 35 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (0.67%) Selenium
14 31 (0.65%) ERwin
15 29 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 24 (0.50%) Vagrant
17 21 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
18 18 (0.38%) GitLab
19 17 (0.35%) Cucumber
20 16 (0.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,219 (25.42%) Finance
2 363 (7.57%) Banking
3 290 (6.05%) Retail
4 194 (4.05%) Marketing
5 177 (3.69%) Manufacturing
6 112 (2.34%) Advertising
7 77 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 76 (1.58%) Publishing
9 71 (1.48%) Law
10 65 (1.36%) Legal
11 64 (1.33%) Front Office
12 47 (0.98%) Retail Banking
13 45 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
14 34 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.69%) Billing
15 33 (0.69%) Private Banking
16 30 (0.63%) Back Office
17 27 (0.56%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.48%) Games
19 22 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 864 (18.02%) Developer
2 728 (15.18%) Architect
3 535 (11.16%) Analyst
4 470 (9.80%) Consultant
5 328 (6.84%) Project Manager
6 216 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
7 212 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 181 (3.77%) .NET Developer
9 174 (3.63%) Cloud Architect
10 172 (3.59%) DBA
11 169 (3.52%) SQL Developer
12 166 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
13 160 (3.34%) Administrator
14 153 (3.19%) Business Analyst
15 142 (2.96%) C# Developer
16 128 (2.67%) IT Manager
17 117 (2.44%) Support Engineer
18 116 (2.42%) SQL DBA
19 111 (2.31%) Senior Manager
20 109 (2.27%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 639 (13.32%) .NET
2 485 (10.11%) Web Services
3 351 (7.32%) HTML
4 268 (5.59%) CSS
5 235 (4.90%) AngularJS
6 226 (4.71%) ASP.NET
7 163 (3.40%) .NET Framework
8 155 (3.23%) XML
9 129 (2.69%) jQuery
10 126 (2.63%) HTML5
11 122 (2.54%) SOAP
12 121 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 112 (2.34%) REST
14 111 (2.31%) WCF
15 108 (2.25%) RESTful
16 85 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 84 (1.75%) Entity Framework
18 81 (1.69%) React
19 79 (1.65%) JSON
20 78 (1.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 511 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 448 (9.34%) Data Centre
3 249 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 183 (3.82%) Public Cloud
5 168 (3.50%) Management Information System
6 163 (3.40%) Computer Science
7 125 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
8 120 (2.50%) Replication
9 115 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 110 (2.29%) User Experience
11 109 (2.27%) Clustering
12 101 (2.11%) PKI
13 99 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
14 97 (2.02%) Fintech
15 78 (1.63%) Private Cloud
16 60 (1.25%) Mobile App
17 59 (1.23%) Data Structures
18 48 (1.00%) Algorithms
19 39 (0.81%) Driving Licence
20 37 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 965 (20.12%) Windows
2 521 (10.86%) Windows Server
3 487 (10.15%) Linux
4 246 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 237 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 203 (4.23%) Windows 10
7 176 (3.67%) Unix
8 133 (2.77%) Windows 7
9 75 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 58 (1.21%) CentOS
11 39 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 33 (0.69%) Android
14 32 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 31 (0.65%) Windows 8
16 24 (0.50%) Windows XP
17 17 (0.35%) HPUX
17 17 (0.35%) Mac OS X
17 17 (0.35%) Solaris
18 15 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,327 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1,173 (24.46%) Data Migration
3 586 (12.22%) Project Management
4 585 (12.20%) DevOps
5 561 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
6 468 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 419 (8.74%) Scrum
8 413 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
9 401 (8.36%) ETL
10 357 (7.44%) ITIL
11 316 (6.59%) CRM
12 306 (6.38%) ERP
13 302 (6.30%) Presales
14 301 (6.28%) Analytics
15 284 (5.92%) PRINCE2
16 280 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 267 (5.57%) Mentoring
18 259 (5.40%) Data Management
19 253 (5.28%) MVC
20 232 (4.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1,325 (27.63%) SQL
2 629 (13.12%) C#
3 515 (10.74%) PowerShell
4 463 (9.65%) JavaScript
5 435 (9.07%) T-SQL
6 381 (7.94%) Java
7 318 (6.63%) Python
8 120 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 116 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 114 (2.38%) C++
11 95 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 82 (1.71%) Perl
13 76 (1.58%) PHP
14 74 (1.54%) Ruby
15 68 (1.42%) VB
16 62 (1.29%) Apex Code
17 59 (1.23%) VBA
18 49 (1.02%) C
19 47 (0.98%) ABAP
20 45 (0.94%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 535 (11.16%) Degree
2 256 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 181 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 143 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
5 139 (2.90%) MCSE
6 103 (2.15%) SC Cleared
7 99 (2.06%) CCNA
8 88 (1.83%) MCSA
9 81 (1.69%) CCNP
10 74 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
11 68 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 56 (1.17%) PMI Certification
13 47 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
14 44 (0.92%) PMP
15 41 (0.85%) AWS Certification
16 40 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 37 (0.77%) MCITP
18 36 (0.75%) Master's Degree
19 35 (0.73%) MCP
20 32 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 133 (2.77%) QA
3 83 (1.73%) SLA
4 70 (1.46%) GDPR
5 39 (0.81%) PMO
6 28 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 22 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (0.31%) IFRS
10 14 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
10 14 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 14 (0.29%) Solvency II
11 13 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 13 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 12 (0.25%) IFRS 9
13 11 (0.23%) FATCA
14 4 (0.083%) ISO 9000
14 4 (0.083%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.083%) PA-DSS
14 4 (0.083%) PSD2
System Software
1 743 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 385 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 324 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 224 (4.67%) Docker
5 86 (1.79%) vSphere
6 82 (1.71%) XenApp
7 80 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 47 (0.98%) XenDesktop
9 43 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
10 41 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 36 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
12 29 (0.60%) VMware NSX
13 21 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
14 19 (0.40%) HDFS
15 17 (0.35%) Terminal Services
16 15 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
17 14 (0.29%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
18 11 (0.23%) Varnish
19 9 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 9 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 175 (3.65%) Ansible
2 173 (3.61%) Puppet
3 171 (3.57%) SCCM
4 122 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
5 115 (2.40%) Kubernetes
6 84 (1.75%) Terraform
7 54 (1.13%) SCOM
8 44 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
9 36 (0.75%) WSUS
10 33 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
11 26 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
11 26 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
11 26 (0.54%) Packer
12 24 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
13 23 (0.48%) AirWatch
14 22 (0.46%) Data Guard
15 21 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
15 21 (0.44%) vRealize
16 18 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
17 17 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1,382 (28.82%) Microsoft
2 646 (13.47%) VMware
3 433 (9.03%) Oracle
4 318 (6.63%) SAP
5 287 (5.98%) Cisco
6 260 (5.42%) Citrix
7 214 (4.46%) Google
8 197 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
9 118 (2.46%) IBM
10 105 (2.19%) Red Hat
11 98 (2.04%) HP
12 78 (1.63%) Tableau
13 71 (1.48%) Informatica
13 71 (1.48%) SolarWinds
14 68 (1.42%) Symantec
15 60 (1.25%) Talend
16 54 (1.13%) Veeam
17 52 (1.08%) Atlassian
18 49 (1.02%) McAfee
19 41 (0.85%) Rackspace