Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 113 132
Rank change year-on-year +33 +19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,960 4,799 4,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.57% 2.88% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 3.14% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,695 3,646 3,269
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 128,133 152,793 163,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.11% 91.76% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 100,524 121,643 128,866
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +31 4,632 £57,500 +4.55% 854
UK excluding London +26 2,491 £50,000 - 602
London +31 2,253 £64,000 -1.54% 318
South East +7 773 £55,000 - 146
North of England +30 591 £50,000 +5.26% 133
Midlands +23 435 £50,000 +11.11% 114
North West +69 336 £47,500 +5.56% 79
West Midlands +27 297 £50,000 +5.26% 72
South West +6 286 £45,000 -1.10% 82
East of England +14 241 £48,500 -11.82% 61
Yorkshire -24 216 £52,500 +16.67% 45
East Midlands +13 135 £40,000 -5.88% 42
Scotland -7 107 £50,000 - 54
Wales +10 53 £51,250 -7.23% 6
North East +26 40 £58,750 -2.08% 9
Northern Ireland -11 7 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Channel Islands +11 5 £75,000 -11.76% 2

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,523 (30.71%) Azure
2 1,428 (28.79%) Microsoft
3 1,357 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
4 1,296 (26.13%) AWS
5 1,211 (24.42%) SQL
6 1,080 (21.77%) Data Migration
7 1,038 (20.93%) Finance
8 1,002 (20.20%) Windows
9 889 (17.92%) DevOps
10 835 (16.83%) SQL Server
10 835 (16.83%) Office 365
11 752 (15.16%) Active Directory
12 700 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
13 675 (13.61%) VMware
14 634 (12.78%) Project Management
15 620 (12.50%) Linux
16 565 (11.39%) Windows Server
17 556 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
18 546 (11.01%) Project Delivery
19 498 (10.04%) Degree
20 487 (9.82%) PowerShell
21 474 (9.56%) Data Centre
22 473 (9.54%) ITIL
23 459 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
24 454 (9.15%) Firewall
25 431 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
26 428 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
27 426 (8.59%) .NET
28 423 (8.53%) Java
29 421 (8.49%) Python

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
1 342 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 226 (4.56%) MS Exchange
3 109 (2.20%) IIS
3 109 (2.20%) Skype for Business
4 88 (1.77%) CMS
5 75 (1.51%) Confluence
5 75 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 67 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 47 (0.95%) SAS
8 46 (0.93%) Apache
9 41 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 30 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 29 (0.58%) OpenStack
12 28 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 26 (0.52%) nginx
14 25 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 21 (0.42%) WordPress
16 20 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
17 19 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
18 18 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 268 (5.40%) Microsoft Office
2 157 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 34 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.10%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.060%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.060%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.040%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.040%) HipChat
10 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.020%) Autodesk Inventor
10 1 (0.020%) CATIA
10 1 (0.020%) InDesign
10 1 (0.020%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 99 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 75 (1.51%) SAP S/4HANA
3 28 (0.56%) SAP Business One
4 24 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 20 (0.40%) NetSuite
6 18 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 18 (0.36%) SAP MM
6 18 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
7 13 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
7 13 (0.26%) Magento
7 13 (0.26%) Maximo
7 13 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 11 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
9 11 (0.22%) SAP EWM
9 11 (0.22%) Shopify
9 11 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,523 (30.71%) Azure
2 1,296 (26.13%) AWS
3 835 (16.83%) Office 365
4 355 (7.16%) GCP
5 312 (6.29%) IaaS
6 310 (6.25%) PaaS
7 191 (3.85%) Power Platform
8 178 (3.59%) SaaS
9 177 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 139 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 120 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
12 115 (2.32%) Dynamics 365
13 105 (2.12%) Serverless
14 94 (1.90%) Amazon S3
15 88 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
16 70 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 65 (1.31%) OneDrive
18 64 (1.29%) GitHub
19 63 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
20 48 (0.97%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 454 (9.15%) Firewall
2 299 (6.03%) DNS
3 280 (5.65%) WAN
4 265 (5.34%) LAN
5 201 (4.05%) DHCP
6 161 (3.25%) SAN
7 148 (2.98%) TCP/IP
8 128 (2.58%) VPN
9 122 (2.46%) Skype
10 105 (2.12%) Wireless
11 85 (1.71%) Network Security
12 79 (1.59%) VoIP
13 75 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
14 67 (1.35%) Unified Communications
15 64 (1.29%) Internet
15 64 (1.29%) MPLS
16 63 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
17 58 (1.17%) VLAN
18 53 (1.07%) SSL
19 52 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 835 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 372 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 306 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 231 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 221 (4.46%) Big Data
6 187 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 187 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 179 (3.61%) MySQL
8 169 (3.41%) Power BI
9 110 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 107 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 104 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
12 93 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 77 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
14 74 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
15 68 (1.37%) Oracle Database
16 66 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
16 66 (1.33%) Hadoop
16 66 (1.33%) MongoDB
17 62 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 304 (6.13%) Git (software)
2 208 (4.19%) JIRA
3 186 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 100 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 83 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 69 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 52 (1.05%) TeamCity
8 47 (0.95%) Bitbucket
8 47 (0.95%) MSI
8 47 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
9 44 (0.89%) GitLab
10 39 (0.79%) Maven
11 38 (0.77%) Subversion
12 25 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (0.48%) Selenium
13 24 (0.48%) Zephyr
14 21 (0.42%) LSMW
14 21 (0.42%) webpack
15 19 (0.38%) ERwin
16 18 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 1,038 (20.93%) Finance
2 294 (5.93%) Retail
3 277 (5.58%) Banking
4 258 (5.20%) Public Sector
5 197 (3.97%) Marketing
6 167 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 156 (3.15%) Telecoms
8 69 (1.39%) Law
9 62 (1.25%) Advertising
10 56 (1.13%) Front Office
11 51 (1.03%) Investment Banking
12 46 (0.93%) Legal
13 40 (0.81%) Local Government
14 34 (0.69%) Billing
15 33 (0.67%) Games
16 25 (0.50%) Back Office
17 22 (0.44%) Automotive
18 19 (0.38%) Electronics
18 19 (0.38%) Police
19 17 (0.34%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 888 (17.90%) Architect
2 655 (13.21%) Developer
3 550 (11.09%) Consultant
4 461 (9.29%) Analyst
5 345 (6.96%) Cloud Architect
6 326 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 296 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 290 (5.85%) Project Manager
9 224 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
10 171 (3.45%) Azure Architect
11 169 (3.41%) Cloud Engineer
12 160 (3.23%) Administrator
13 155 (3.13%) Business Analyst
14 153 (3.08%) AWS Engineer
15 143 (2.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 132 (2.66%) SQL Developer
17 126 (2.54%) DBA
18 120 (2.42%) AWS Architect
18 120 (2.42%) Data Analyst
19 119 (2.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (8.59%) .NET
2 306 (6.17%) Web Services
3 217 (4.38%) HTML
4 164 (3.31%) CSS
5 124 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 119 (2.40%) Node.js
7 112 (2.26%) Middleware
8 107 (2.16%) RESTful
9 103 (2.08%) REST
10 102 (2.06%) .NET Framework
10 102 (2.06%) XML
11 93 (1.88%) ASP.NET
12 85 (1.71%) JSON
13 77 (1.55%) .NET Core
14 71 (1.43%) React
15 62 (1.25%) SOAP
16 57 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 57 (1.15%) jQuery
17 54 (1.09%) Laravel
18 48 (0.97%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 556 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 474 (9.56%) Data Centre
3 275 (5.54%) Public Cloud
4 263 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
5 229 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
6 189 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 172 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
8 155 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
9 146 (2.94%) Cloud Native
10 143 (2.88%) User Experience
11 91 (1.83%) Replication
12 89 (1.79%) Clustering
13 86 (1.73%) Private Cloud
14 74 (1.49%) Driving Licence
15 66 (1.33%) Virtual Team
16 62 (1.25%) Algorithms
17 52 (1.05%) Data Structures
17 52 (1.05%) PKI
18 42 (0.85%) Hedge funds
18 42 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1,002 (20.20%) Windows
2 620 (12.50%) Linux
3 565 (11.39%) Windows Server
4 232 (4.68%) Windows 10
5 143 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 103 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 99 (2.00%) Unix
8 94 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (1.07%) CentOS
11 51 (1.03%) Windows 8
12 38 (0.77%) Android
13 32 (0.65%) Ubuntu
14 31 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 30 (0.60%) Apple iOS
16 20 (0.40%) Solaris
17 18 (0.36%) Debian
18 16 (0.32%) AIX
19 15 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
19 15 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,357 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1,080 (21.77%) Data Migration
3 889 (17.92%) DevOps
4 700 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
5 634 (12.78%) Project Management
6 546 (11.01%) Project Delivery
7 473 (9.54%) ITIL
8 431 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 428 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
10 382 (7.70%) Analytics
11 375 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 368 (7.42%) ETL
12 368 (7.42%) Presales
13 345 (6.96%) Mentoring
14 336 (6.77%) Microservices
15 315 (6.35%) Scrum
16 312 (6.29%) Software Engineering
17 273 (5.50%) Data Modelling
18 266 (5.36%) CRM
19 256 (5.16%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1,211 (24.42%) SQL
2 487 (9.82%) PowerShell
3 423 (8.53%) Java
4 421 (8.49%) Python
5 400 (8.06%) C#
6 296 (5.97%) JavaScript
7 268 (5.40%) T-SQL
8 141 (2.84%) PHP
9 120 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 109 (2.20%) Ruby
11 108 (2.18%) C
12 85 (1.71%) C++
13 83 (1.67%) Go
14 72 (1.45%) Shell Script
15 65 (1.31%) VB
16 62 (1.25%) VB.NET
17 61 (1.23%) PL/SQL
18 47 (0.95%) Java 8
18 47 (0.95%) Perl
19 44 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 498 (10.04%) Degree
2 262 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 210 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 203 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
5 155 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 142 (2.86%) AWS Certification
7 129 (2.60%) CCNP
8 115 (2.32%) CCNA
9 106 (2.14%) MCSE
10 101 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
11 72 (1.45%) MCSA
12 58 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
13 54 (1.09%) PMI Certification
14 47 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
14 47 (0.95%) PMP
15 46 (0.93%) ISTQB
16 41 (0.83%) CCIE
17 40 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 36 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 31 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (4.01%) Data Quality
2 151 (3.04%) QA
3 126 (2.54%) SLA
4 99 (2.00%) GDPR
5 81 (1.63%) PMO
6 54 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 12 (0.24%) Basel III
10 9 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 9 (0.18%) NIST
11 8 (0.16%) COBIT
12 7 (0.14%) EMIR
12 7 (0.14%) MiFID
13 6 (0.12%) HIPAA
13 6 (0.12%) HL7
14 4 (0.081%) DICOM
14 4 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 3 (0.060%) GxP
15 3 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 752 (15.16%) Active Directory
2 459 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 334 (6.73%) Docker
4 300 (6.05%) Hyper-V
5 97 (1.96%) XenApp
6 75 (1.51%) vSphere
7 68 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 57 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 54 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
10 51 (1.03%) XenDesktop
11 31 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
12 23 (0.46%) VMware NSX
13 19 (0.38%) NFS
13 19 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
14 16 (0.32%) VirtualBox
15 15 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
16 12 (0.24%) BitLocker
17 11 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 9 (0.18%) HDFS
18 9 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 359 (7.24%) Kubernetes
2 314 (6.33%) Terraform
3 297 (5.99%) Ansible
4 265 (5.34%) SCCM
5 262 (5.28%) Puppet
6 197 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
7 133 (2.68%) Microsoft Intune
8 65 (1.31%) SCOM
9 53 (1.07%) Salt
10 37 (0.75%) WSUS
11 32 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
12 31 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
12 31 (0.63%) Packer
13 29 (0.58%) IBM BigFix
14 27 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
14 27 (0.54%) Grafana
15 25 (0.50%) Nagios
16 23 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
17 22 (0.44%) AirWatch
17 22 (0.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1,428 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 675 (13.61%) VMware
3 409 (8.25%) Oracle
4 405 (8.17%) Cisco
5 353 (7.12%) Google
6 314 (6.33%) SAP
7 269 (5.42%) Citrix
8 205 (4.13%) IBM
9 131 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
10 112 (2.26%) HP
11 108 (2.18%) Informatica
12 99 (2.00%) Tableau
13 81 (1.63%) NetApp
14 76 (1.53%) Red Hat
15 70 (1.41%) Dell
16 68 (1.37%) Juniper
17 66 (1.33%) Apple
18 63 (1.27%) SolarWinds
19 58 (1.17%) Meraki
20 51 (1.03%) Talend