Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 122 146
Rank change year-on-year +18 +24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,644 4,816 4,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.06% 2.76% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 3.00% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,457 3,553 3,209
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,750 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £84,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 139,208 160,294 160,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.70% 91.81% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109,691 129,242 132,828
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,850 £28,500 £27,651
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +21 4,345 £60,000 +4.35% 871
London +19 2,253 £62,500 -3.85% 327
UK excluding London +18 2,243 £52,500 +5.00% 591
South East -9 695 £55,000 +4.76% 146
North of England +10 474 £47,500 -2.56% 171
East of England +75 347 £60,000 +20.00% 62
Midlands -3 295 £50,000 - 101
North West +16 254 £50,000 +5.26% 81
South West +21 231 £47,500 - 65
West Midlands +10 221 £52,500 +5.00% 77
Yorkshire -16 186 £42,500 -15.00% 73
Scotland -9 134 £57,500 +19.79% 25
East Midlands +9 74 £40,000 -23.81% 24
Wales +24 68 £50,000 +25.00% 16
North East +20 34 £60,000 +11.63% 17
Northern Ireland -41 10 £33,750 -25.00% 6
Channel Islands -2 1 £85,000 +30.77%

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1,397 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 1,323 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
3 1,275 (27.45%) SQL
4 1,210 (26.06%) Data Migration
5 1,204 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 1,169 (25.17%) Finance
7 1,010 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
8 955 (20.56%) Windows
9 832 (17.92%) SQL Server
10 748 (16.11%) Active Directory
11 746 (16.06%) Office 365
12 622 (13.39%) DevOps
13 614 (13.22%) Project Management
14 569 (12.25%) VMware
15 547 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
16 532 (11.46%) PowerShell
17 516 (11.11%) Degree
18 515 (11.09%) C#
19 508 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
20 498 (10.72%) .NET
21 479 (10.31%) Linux
22 469 (10.10%) Oracle
23 468 (10.08%) Windows Server
24 438 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
25 415 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
26 414 (8.91%) Java
27 412 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
28 409 (8.81%) ETL
29 404 (8.70%) Web Services
30 403 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 292 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 242 (5.21%) MS Exchange
3 129 (2.78%) Skype for Business
4 101 (2.17%) IIS
5 87 (1.87%) CMS
6 68 (1.46%) Apache Spark
7 61 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 61 (1.31%) OpenStack
8 54 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 49 (1.06%) SAS
10 48 (1.03%) Confluence
11 45 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
12 36 (0.78%) Apache
12 36 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
13 35 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
14 32 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 30 (0.65%) WebLogic
16 27 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 26 (0.56%) WordPress
18 25 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 234 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 230 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 83 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 78 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
5 62 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.086%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.086%) SPSS
9 3 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.065%) Windchill
10 2 (0.043%) Mingle
11 1 (0.022%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.022%) GIMP
11 1 (0.022%) InDesign
11 1 (0.022%) InVision
11 1 (0.022%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.022%) Revit
Business Applications
1 136 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 53 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
4 42 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
5 38 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
6 35 (0.75%) NetSuite
7 25 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
9 16 (0.34%) Odoo
9 16 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
10 14 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
10 14 (0.30%) Workday HCM
11 13 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
11 13 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 13 (0.28%) SAP ERP
12 12 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
13 11 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
13 11 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
13 11 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
13 11 (0.24%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1,204 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,010 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
3 746 (16.06%) Office 365
4 290 (6.24%) IaaS
5 271 (5.84%) PaaS
6 263 (5.66%) SaaS
7 189 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 173 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
9 119 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
10 97 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
11 96 (2.07%) Serverless
12 93 (2.00%) Amazon S3
13 89 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
14 80 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
15 55 (1.18%) OneDrive
15 55 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 47 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
17 39 (0.84%) Azure Functions
18 36 (0.78%) G Suite
19 35 (0.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 343 (7.39%) Firewall
2 264 (5.68%) DNS
3 164 (3.53%) DHCP
4 157 (3.38%) SAN
5 154 (3.32%) TCP/IP
6 149 (3.21%) LAN
7 126 (2.71%) Internet
7 126 (2.71%) Skype
8 120 (2.58%) VPN
9 118 (2.54%) WAN
10 70 (1.51%) VLAN
11 69 (1.49%) MPLS
12 63 (1.36%) Intranet
12 63 (1.36%) Unified Communications
13 61 (1.31%) Network Security
14 55 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
15 54 (1.16%) HTTP
16 53 (1.14%) Wireless
17 49 (1.06%) VoIP
18 48 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 832 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 415 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
3 349 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 266 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 210 (4.52%) Big Data
6 159 (3.42%) MySQL
7 148 (3.19%) Power BI
8 141 (3.04%) Relational Database
9 130 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 122 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
11 106 (2.28%) Hadoop
12 95 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
13 87 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 86 (1.85%) NoSQL
15 84 (1.81%) Oracle Database
16 80 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
17 74 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
17 74 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
18 65 (1.40%) Data Lake
19 63 (1.36%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 248 (5.34%) Git (software)
2 169 (3.64%) JIRA
3 168 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 165 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 127 (2.73%) Jenkins
6 68 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
7 59 (1.27%) Subversion
8 53 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 37 (0.80%) ERwin
10 36 (0.78%) Selenium
11 32 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 31 (0.67%) Maven
12 31 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
13 30 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 24 (0.52%) ER Studio
14 24 (0.52%) MSI
15 20 (0.43%) AdminStudio
16 16 (0.34%) Vagrant
17 15 (0.32%) JMeter
17 15 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 1,169 (25.17%) Finance
2 315 (6.78%) Banking
3 261 (5.62%) Retail
4 230 (4.95%) Marketing
5 130 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 110 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 84 (1.81%) Front Office
8 82 (1.77%) Law
9 74 (1.59%) Legal
10 66 (1.42%) Publishing
11 55 (1.18%) Advertising
12 41 (0.88%) Investment Banking
13 40 (0.86%) Billing
14 38 (0.82%) Back Office
14 38 (0.82%) Private Banking
15 34 (0.73%) Financial Institution
16 28 (0.60%) Retail Banking
17 25 (0.54%) Local Government
18 21 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
19 18 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 784 (16.88%) Developer
2 751 (16.17%) Architect
3 494 (10.64%) Consultant
4 491 (10.57%) Analyst
5 313 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 261 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
7 248 (5.34%) Cloud Architect
8 222 (4.78%) Business Analyst
9 192 (4.13%) Administrator
10 187 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 150 (3.23%) DBA
12 147 (3.17%) SQL Developer
13 143 (3.08%) .NET Developer
14 140 (3.01%) DevOps Engineer
15 129 (2.78%) C# Developer
16 124 (2.67%) Azure Architect
17 119 (2.56%) AWS Architect
18 115 (2.48%) Senior Manager
19 114 (2.45%) Data Architect
20 111 (2.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (10.72%) .NET
2 404 (8.70%) Web Services
3 315 (6.78%) HTML
4 198 (4.26%) CSS
5 184 (3.96%) AngularJS
6 176 (3.79%) ASP.NET
7 146 (3.14%) HTML5
8 142 (3.06%) SOAP
9 137 (2.95%) REST
10 136 (2.93%) XML
11 114 (2.45%) Middleware
12 98 (2.11%) jQuery
13 94 (2.02%) .NET Framework
14 93 (2.00%) JSON
15 89 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 74 (1.59%) .NET Core
17 73 (1.57%) RESTful
18 70 (1.51%) JMS
19 67 (1.44%) React
20 60 (1.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 508 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 395 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 245 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
4 219 (4.72%) Public Cloud
5 202 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 188 (4.05%) Management Information System
7 173 (3.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 134 (2.89%) Replication
9 132 (2.84%) User Experience
10 108 (2.33%) Private Cloud
11 82 (1.77%) PKI
12 78 (1.68%) Clustering
13 76 (1.64%) Fintech
14 63 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
15 55 (1.18%) Mobile App
16 49 (1.06%) Data Structures
17 36 (0.78%) Reference Data
18 35 (0.75%) Derivative
18 35 (0.75%) Taxonomies
19 34 (0.73%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 955 (20.56%) Windows
2 479 (10.31%) Linux
3 468 (10.08%) Windows Server
4 275 (5.92%) Windows 10
5 217 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 189 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 170 (3.66%) Windows 7
8 129 (2.78%) Unix
9 62 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 53 (1.14%) Android
11 52 (1.12%) CentOS
12 47 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 35 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 35 (0.75%) Windows XP
14 31 (0.67%) Windows 8
15 25 (0.54%) Apple iOS
15 25 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 25 (0.54%) Solaris
16 18 (0.39%) VMS
17 16 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,323 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1,210 (26.06%) Data Migration
3 622 (13.39%) DevOps
4 614 (13.22%) Project Management
5 547 (11.78%) Problem-Solving
6 438 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 412 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
8 409 (8.81%) ETL
9 401 (8.63%) Analytics
10 392 (8.44%) Scrum
11 378 (8.14%) ITIL
12 345 (7.43%) Presales
13 304 (6.55%) CRM
14 279 (6.01%) ERP
15 276 (5.94%) Data Modelling
16 271 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 264 (5.68%) PRINCE2
18 243 (5.23%) Mentoring
19 219 (4.72%) Data Analysis
20 214 (4.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1,275 (27.45%) SQL
2 532 (11.46%) PowerShell
3 515 (11.09%) C#
4 414 (8.91%) Java
5 395 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 356 (7.67%) T-SQL
7 342 (7.36%) Python
8 147 (3.17%) PL/SQL
9 115 (2.48%) PHP
10 111 (2.39%) C++
11 103 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 92 (1.98%) VB.NET
13 85 (1.83%) VB
14 64 (1.38%) Perl
15 56 (1.21%) Ruby
16 53 (1.14%) Shell Script
17 49 (1.06%) VBScript
18 47 (1.01%) Apex Code
19 45 (0.97%) C
20 43 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 516 (11.11%) Degree
2 261 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 198 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 150 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 129 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 113 (2.43%) MCSE
7 102 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 83 (1.79%) CCNA
9 68 (1.46%) MCSA
10 64 (1.38%) CCNP
11 60 (1.29%) PMI Certification
12 54 (1.16%) PMP
13 53 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
14 46 (0.99%) DV Cleared
14 46 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 45 (0.97%) AWS Certification
16 37 (0.80%) Master's Degree
17 32 (0.69%) MBA
18 29 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
18 29 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 122 (2.63%) QA
3 105 (2.26%) GDPR
4 70 (1.51%) SLA
5 42 (0.90%) PMO
6 37 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (0.56%) Solvency II
8 20 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
9 19 (0.41%) IFRS
9 19 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 19 (0.41%) PCI DSS
10 17 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 13 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
11 13 (0.28%) FATCA
12 11 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 10 (0.22%) IFRS 9
14 4 (0.086%) Basel III
15 3 (0.065%) CRD IV
15 3 (0.065%) FINRA
15 3 (0.065%) PSD2
System Software
1 748 (16.11%) Active Directory
2 403 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 346 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 188 (4.05%) Docker
5 72 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
6 68 (1.46%) XenApp
7 65 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 53 (1.14%) vSphere
9 34 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
10 31 (0.67%) XenDesktop
11 25 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
12 19 (0.41%) HDFS
13 18 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
14 16 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
15 13 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (0.26%) Terminal Services
17 11 (0.24%) vCloud
18 10 (0.22%) Firmware
19 8 (0.17%) VirtualBox
19 8 (0.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 212 (4.57%) SCCM
2 203 (4.37%) Puppet
3 197 (4.24%) Ansible
4 170 (3.66%) Terraform
5 153 (3.29%) Kubernetes
6 145 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
7 63 (1.36%) SCOM
8 49 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
9 42 (0.90%) WSUS
10 37 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
11 34 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
12 32 (0.69%) SCVMM
13 29 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
14 24 (0.52%) Packer
15 21 (0.45%) Salt
16 20 (0.43%) Kibana
17 18 (0.39%) Backup Exec
18 16 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
18 16 (0.34%) vCenter Server
18 16 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,397 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 569 (12.25%) VMware
3 469 (10.10%) Oracle
4 278 (5.99%) Google
5 238 (5.12%) SAP
6 236 (5.08%) Citrix
7 233 (5.02%) Cisco
8 143 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
9 116 (2.50%) Tableau
10 99 (2.13%) IBM
11 87 (1.87%) Red Hat
12 73 (1.57%) Talend
13 66 (1.42%) Symantec
14 65 (1.40%) Veeam
15 62 (1.34%) Cognizant
15 62 (1.34%) NetApp
16 55 (1.18%) Adobe
17 52 (1.12%) HP
18 49 (1.06%) Informatica
19 46 (0.99%) SolarWinds