Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 140 130
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4510 4758 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.56% 2.40% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.70% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3260 3774 3963
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,497 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158287 176312 191402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.06% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 125770 147022 156153
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,723 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 2017. 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 +7 4207 £55,000 +10.00% 361
UK excluding London -5 2186 £45,000 - 224
London +4 2118 £65,000 +18.18% 150
South East +16 675 £50,000 +3.09% 62
North of England +11 556 £45,000 +12.50% 61
Midlands -9 363 £45,000 - 26
North West -3 281 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Yorkshire +22 262 £45,000 +7.78% 32
West Midlands +1 242 £45,000 +3.45% 15
South West +14 227 £42,500 -2.30% 25
East of England -20 218 £47,500 -9.52% 32
East Midlands -2 119 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Scotland -8 93 £40,000 -13.04% 13
Wales +22 70 £43,750 -12.50% 5
North East +5 13 £36,000 +2.86% 4
Northern Ireland -28 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Isle of Man - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Migration.

1 1391 (30.84%) Finance
2 1297 (28.76%) Data Migration
3 1200 (26.61%) SQL
4 1189 (26.36%) Microsoft
5 976 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
6 929 (20.60%) Windows
7 864 (19.16%) SQL Server
8 648 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
9 647 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
10 586 (12.99%) .NET
11 577 (12.79%) Active Directory
12 573 (12.71%) VMware
13 561 (12.44%) Linux
14 549 (12.17%) Project Management
15 542 (12.02%) DevOps
16 533 (11.82%) Windows Server
17 531 (11.77%) Business Intelligence
18 506 (11.22%) Office 365
19 483 (10.71%) Oracle
20 470 (10.42%) Degree
21 455 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
22 448 (9.93%) C#
23 442 (9.80%) Java
24 433 (9.60%) Retail
25 419 (9.29%) SAP
26 413 (9.16%) Data Centre
27 412 (9.14%) ITIL
28 403 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
29 400 (8.87%) Banking
30 392 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 349 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 246 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 155 (3.44%) IIS
4 117 (2.59%) Skype for Business
5 108 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 107 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 104 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 103 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 99 (2.20%) CMS
10 96 (2.13%) Apache
11 81 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 79 (1.75%) Confluence
13 75 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 66 (1.46%) SAS
15 65 (1.44%) WebLogic
16 64 (1.42%) Apache Spark
17 57 (1.26%) JBoss
18 46 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
19 41 (0.91%) nginx
20 40 (0.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 198 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
2 178 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
4 32 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.53%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.089%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.089%) SPSS
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.022%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 125 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 77 (1.71%) SAP S/4HANA
3 69 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
4 60 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
5 45 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 41 (0.91%) SAP CO
6 41 (0.91%) SAP FI
6 41 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
7 26 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
8 25 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
9 24 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
10 23 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
11 19 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
12 18 (0.40%) NetSuite
13 15 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 14 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
15 13 (0.29%) SAP ERP
16 12 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
16 12 (0.27%) Temenos T24
16 12 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 648 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 647 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
3 506 (11.22%) Office 365
4 162 (3.59%) IaaS
4 162 (3.59%) SaaS
5 144 (3.19%) PaaS
6 63 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
7 58 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
8 55 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 47 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
10 37 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 29 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
11 29 (0.64%) Force.com
12 28 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
13 26 (0.58%) Taleo
13 26 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 25 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 24 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
16 23 (0.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 21 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 288 (6.39%) Firewall
2 211 (4.68%) WAN
3 199 (4.41%) SAN
4 187 (4.15%) DNS
5 180 (3.99%) LAN
6 146 (3.24%) VPN
7 123 (2.73%) DHCP
7 123 (2.73%) Internet
8 100 (2.22%) Skype
8 100 (2.22%) TCP/IP
9 85 (1.88%) Wireless
10 78 (1.73%) Network Security
11 76 (1.69%) VLAN
11 76 (1.69%) VoIP
12 73 (1.62%) BGP
13 71 (1.57%) OSPF
14 66 (1.46%) MPLS
15 60 (1.33%) SSL
16 59 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
17 57 (1.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 864 (19.16%) SQL Server
2 403 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
3 344 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 304 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 192 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 191 (4.24%) Big Data
6 191 (4.24%) MySQL
7 190 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 173 (3.84%) Relational Database
9 163 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 156 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 127 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
12 117 (2.59%) Hadoop
13 102 (2.26%) MongoDB
14 99 (2.20%) Power BI
15 85 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
16 80 (1.77%) RDBMS
17 79 (1.75%) Oracle Database
18 78 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
19 77 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 208 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 187 (4.15%) Jenkins
3 143 (3.17%) JIRA
4 95 (2.11%) Visual Studio
5 90 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 79 (1.75%) TeamCity
7 75 (1.66%) Selenium
8 64 (1.42%) Subversion
9 53 (1.18%) LSMW
10 50 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 49 (1.09%) Cucumber
12 43 (0.95%) Hudson
13 39 (0.86%) Bitbucket
14 38 (0.84%) eCATT
15 30 (0.67%) MSI
16 23 (0.51%) Maven
17 22 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 21 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
19 19 (0.42%) NUnit
19 19 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1391 (30.84%) Finance
2 433 (9.60%) Retail
3 400 (8.87%) Banking
4 173 (3.84%) Manufacturing
5 156 (3.46%) Marketing
6 131 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 113 (2.51%) Investment Banking
8 100 (2.22%) Retail Banking
9 93 (2.06%) Advertising
10 89 (1.97%) Legal
11 76 (1.69%) Publishing
12 69 (1.53%) General Ledger
13 62 (1.37%) Financial Institution
14 58 (1.29%) Law
15 56 (1.24%) Billing
16 52 (1.15%) Back Office
17 40 (0.89%) Games
18 38 (0.84%) Front Office
19 32 (0.71%) Local Government
20 25 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 701 (15.54%) Developer
2 675 (14.97%) Architect
3 626 (13.88%) Consultant
4 531 (11.77%) Analyst
5 278 (6.16%) Project Manager
6 231 (5.12%) Administrator
7 217 (4.81%) DBA
8 189 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
9 164 (3.64%) .NET Developer
9 164 (3.64%) Cloud Architect
10 148 (3.28%) Business Analyst
11 147 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
12 146 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 144 (3.19%) SQL DBA
14 141 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
15 138 (3.06%) Data Architect
16 135 (2.99%) C# Developer
17 113 (2.51%) Senior Developer
18 111 (2.46%) SQL Developer
19 110 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 586 (12.99%) .NET
2 298 (6.61%) Web Services
3 275 (6.10%) HTML
4 235 (5.21%) XML
5 203 (4.50%) CSS
6 183 (4.06%) ASP.NET
7 155 (3.44%) Middleware
8 126 (2.79%) AngularJS
9 102 (2.26%) RESTful
10 88 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (1.84%) .NET Framework
12 80 (1.77%) REST
13 79 (1.75%) SOAP
14 75 (1.66%) WCF
15 65 (1.44%) jQuery
16 64 (1.42%) HTML5
16 64 (1.42%) Oracle Fusion
17 56 (1.24%) WPF
18 55 (1.22%) JSON
19 52 (1.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 455 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 413 (9.16%) Data Centre
3 211 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 197 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 149 (3.30%) Replication
6 113 (2.51%) User Experience
7 112 (2.48%) Public Cloud
8 102 (2.26%) Data Structures
9 97 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
10 93 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
11 78 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
12 72 (1.60%) NHS
13 70 (1.55%) Clustering
14 65 (1.44%) Virtual Team
15 57 (1.26%) Driving Licence
16 56 (1.24%) Private Cloud
17 55 (1.22%) Fintech
18 48 (1.06%) Fixed Income
19 38 (0.84%) Derivative
20 34 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 929 (20.60%) Windows
2 561 (12.44%) Linux
3 533 (11.82%) Windows Server
4 274 (6.08%) Unix
5 273 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 230 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 111 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 88 (1.95%) Windows 10
9 81 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 69 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 59 (1.31%) Solaris
12 49 (1.09%) CentOS
13 39 (0.86%) Apple iOS
14 33 (0.73%) Android
15 29 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 29 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 25 (0.55%) Windows 8
17 19 (0.42%) Ubuntu
18 18 (0.40%) Windows XP
19 17 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1297 (28.76%) Data Migration
2 976 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
3 549 (12.17%) Project Management
4 542 (12.02%) DevOps
5 531 (11.77%) Business Intelligence
6 412 (9.14%) ITIL
7 392 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 355 (7.87%) ETL
9 335 (7.43%) CRM
10 322 (7.14%) Scrum
11 265 (5.88%) Data Modelling
12 259 (5.74%) Presales
13 244 (5.41%) Analytics
14 237 (5.25%) ERP
15 227 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
16 226 (5.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 218 (4.83%) SOA
17 218 (4.83%) TOGAF
18 217 (4.81%) Business Transformation
19 201 (4.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1200 (26.61%) SQL
2 448 (9.93%) C#
3 442 (9.80%) Java
4 337 (7.47%) PowerShell
5 293 (6.50%) Python
6 279 (6.19%) JavaScript
7 276 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 152 (3.37%) PHP
9 149 (3.30%) Bash Shell
10 120 (2.66%) Ruby
11 107 (2.37%) C++
12 99 (2.20%) PL/SQL
13 90 (2.00%) Perl
13 90 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 86 (1.91%) ABAP
15 62 (1.37%) C
16 50 (1.11%) VB
17 49 (1.09%) Scala
18 48 (1.06%) VBA
19 45 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 470 (10.42%) Degree
2 244 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 151 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 148 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 109 (2.42%) MCSE
7 102 (2.26%) SC Cleared
8 90 (2.00%) CCNA
9 80 (1.77%) CCNP
10 73 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 70 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
12 68 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 52 (1.15%) Master's Degree
14 49 (1.09%) MCITP
15 47 (1.04%) CISSP
16 46 (1.02%) MCSA
17 37 (0.82%) CCIE
18 32 (0.71%) MCP
19 29 (0.64%) AWS Certification
20 28 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (3.41%) Data Quality
2 145 (3.22%) QA
3 66 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (1.31%) SLA
5 53 (1.18%) GDPR
6 30 (0.67%) PMO
7 29 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 29 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 27 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 14 (0.31%) MiFID
10 10 (0.22%) COBIT
11 9 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.16%) GCP
12 7 (0.16%) HL7
13 6 (0.13%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.11%) DICOM
14 5 (0.11%) PMBOK
15 4 (0.089%) GxP
15 4 (0.089%) SSAE 16
16 3 (0.067%) FATCA
System Software
1 577 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 347 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 224 (4.97%) Hyper-V
4 157 (3.48%) Docker
5 95 (2.11%) vSphere
6 80 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (1.20%) XenApp
8 49 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
9 38 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 35 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 32 (0.71%) Terminal Services
12 26 (0.58%) VMware NSX
13 14 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (0.22%) HDFS
14 10 (0.22%) vCloud
14 10 (0.22%) XenServer
15 9 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (0.18%) NFS
17 7 (0.16%) DFS Replication
17 7 (0.16%) etcd
Systems Management
1 235 (5.21%) Puppet
2 197 (4.37%) Ansible
3 189 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
4 159 (3.53%) SCCM
5 110 (2.44%) Terraform
6 83 (1.84%) SCOM
7 60 (1.33%) Kubernetes
8 46 (1.02%) Backup Exec
9 29 (0.64%) WSUS
10 28 (0.62%) Nagios
11 27 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
11 27 (0.60%) Control-M
12 26 (0.58%) vCenter Server
13 22 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
13 22 (0.49%) vRealize
14 20 (0.44%) FortiGate
15 17 (0.38%) HAProxy
15 17 (0.38%) Mesos
16 15 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
17 14 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1189 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 573 (12.71%) VMware
3 483 (10.71%) Oracle
4 419 (9.29%) SAP
5 313 (6.94%) Cisco
6 176 (3.90%) Citrix
7 139 (3.08%) HP
8 135 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 130 (2.88%) Cognizant
9 130 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
10 106 (2.35%) Google
10 106 (2.35%) IBM
11 77 (1.71%) Juniper
12 60 (1.33%) Sybase
13 59 (1.31%) CheckPoint
13 59 (1.31%) Informatica
14 54 (1.20%) Dell
15 50 (1.11%) Tableau
16 48 (1.06%) Veeam
17 47 (1.04%) CA