Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 145 137
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4659 4412 5213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.65% 2.33% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.61% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3322 3409 4013
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +0.50%
10th Percentile £32,775 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 157899 169213 193846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.95% 89.23% 88.62%
Number of salaries quoted 124329 140773 159410
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Migration in the UK

Migration
Top 16 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 October 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 +13 4285 £55,000 +7.32% 229
UK excluding London +16 2265 £47,500 - 157
London +12 2176 £63,000 +14.55% 99
South East +12 738 £52,500 +5.00% 44
North of England +21 510 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Midlands -7 362 £47,500 +5.56% 13
West Midlands -18 257 £47,500 +9.20% 8
Yorkshire +51 253 £45,000 +5.88% 21
North West +4 241 £45,000 +5.88% 19
East of England -17 239 £50,000 -9.09% 13
South West +13 216 £45,000 - 13
Scotland +8 114 £50,000 - 24
East Midlands +14 101 £49,000 -2.00% 5
Wales +47 76 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Northern Ireland +1 43 £37,500 - 2
North East -1 16 £36,000 +0.28% 5

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1430 (30.69%) Finance
2 1370 (29.41%) Data Migration
3 1262 (27.09%) Microsoft
4 1230 (26.40%) SQL
5 1065 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 920 (19.75%) Windows
7 893 (19.17%) SQL Server
8 775 (16.63%) Amazon AWS
9 763 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 660 (14.17%) DevOps
11 600 (12.88%) .NET
12 594 (12.75%) Active Directory
13 573 (12.30%) Project Management
14 565 (12.13%) Linux
15 552 (11.85%) Office 365
16 546 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
17 530 (11.38%) VMware
18 527 (11.31%) Windows Server
19 503 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
20 486 (10.43%) SAP
21 482 (10.35%) Oracle
22 472 (10.13%) Banking
23 468 (10.05%) Degree
24 441 (9.47%) C#
25 419 (8.99%) Java
26 392 (8.41%) PowerShell
27 390 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
28 387 (8.31%) Data Centre
29 386 (8.29%) ITIL
30 383 (8.22%) ETL

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
1 341 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 252 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 201 (4.31%) IIS
4 140 (3.00%) Skype for Business
5 115 (2.47%) Apache
6 109 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 106 (2.28%) Tomcat
8 101 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 95 (2.04%) Confluence
10 94 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 83 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 81 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 70 (1.50%) CMS
14 63 (1.35%) Apache Spark
15 62 (1.33%) OpenStack
15 62 (1.33%) SAS
16 53 (1.14%) nginx
17 50 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
18 42 (0.90%) WebLogic
19 38 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 204 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 171 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 52 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 29 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 25 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.11%) SPSS
8 4 (0.086%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.043%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.021%) CATIA
10 1 (0.021%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.021%) Mingle
10 1 (0.021%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.021%) Revit
10 1 (0.021%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 141 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 108 (2.32%) SAP S/4HANA
3 77 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
4 63 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
5 45 (0.97%) SAP CO
5 45 (0.97%) SAP FI
5 45 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
6 40 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
7 34 (0.73%) SAP MM
8 29 (0.62%) SAP EWM
9 28 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
10 25 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
11 22 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
12 21 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
13 20 (0.43%) SAP QM
13 20 (0.43%) SAP WM
14 17 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 14 (0.30%) NetSuite
15 14 (0.30%) SAP SD
16 13 (0.28%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 775 (16.63%) Amazon AWS
2 763 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 552 (11.85%) Office 365
4 173 (3.71%) IaaS
5 161 (3.46%) PaaS
6 154 (3.31%) SaaS
7 78 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
8 69 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 64 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 62 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
11 51 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 38 (0.82%) Force.com
13 36 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
14 33 (0.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 30 (0.64%) GitHub
16 29 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
17 28 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
18 27 (0.58%) iPaaS
19 25 (0.54%) OneDrive
20 24 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 290 (6.22%) Firewall
2 198 (4.25%) DNS
3 186 (3.99%) SAN
4 181 (3.88%) WAN
5 161 (3.46%) VPN
6 150 (3.22%) LAN
7 123 (2.64%) Internet
8 118 (2.53%) Skype
9 116 (2.49%) DHCP
10 109 (2.34%) TCP/IP
11 95 (2.04%) VoIP
12 91 (1.95%) Wireless
13 86 (1.85%) BGP
14 84 (1.80%) MPLS
15 82 (1.76%) OSPF
16 72 (1.55%) VLAN
17 66 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
17 66 (1.42%) NAS
18 61 (1.31%) SSL
19 60 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 893 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 390 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
3 374 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 308 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 216 (4.64%) Big Data
6 205 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 182 (3.91%) MySQL
8 181 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 164 (3.52%) NoSQL
10 160 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 139 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 112 (2.40%) Power BI
13 108 (2.32%) Hadoop
14 102 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
15 95 (2.04%) MongoDB
16 86 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
17 83 (1.78%) SAP HANA
18 81 (1.74%) SAP Data Services
19 79 (1.70%) Oracle Database
19 79 (1.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 250 (5.37%) Jenkins
2 204 (4.38%) Git (software)
3 175 (3.76%) JIRA
4 123 (2.64%) Visual Studio
5 118 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 102 (2.19%) TeamCity
7 88 (1.89%) LSMW
8 80 (1.72%) eCATT
9 73 (1.57%) Hudson
10 72 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 70 (1.50%) Selenium
12 59 (1.27%) Subversion
13 47 (1.01%) Cucumber
14 43 (0.92%) Bitbucket
15 41 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
16 34 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 30 (0.64%) Maven
18 28 (0.60%) Eclipse
18 28 (0.60%) MSI
19 23 (0.49%) ERwin
General
1 1430 (30.69%) Finance
2 472 (10.13%) Banking
3 378 (8.11%) Retail
4 212 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 148 (3.18%) Marketing
6 138 (2.96%) Legal
7 132 (2.83%) Retail Banking
8 125 (2.68%) Investment Banking
9 102 (2.19%) Publishing
9 102 (2.19%) Telecoms
10 86 (1.85%) Advertising
11 80 (1.72%) Billing
12 74 (1.59%) Law
13 64 (1.37%) General Ledger
14 56 (1.20%) Back Office
15 41 (0.88%) Front Office
16 38 (0.82%) Financial Institution
17 26 (0.56%) Automotive
18 25 (0.54%) Games
19 23 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 722 (15.50%) Developer
2 715 (15.35%) Consultant
3 682 (14.64%) Architect
4 574 (12.32%) Analyst
5 251 (5.39%) Project Manager
6 240 (5.15%) Administrator
7 226 (4.85%) DBA
8 213 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
9 205 (4.40%) SAP Consultant
10 189 (4.06%) Business Analyst
11 186 (3.99%) DevOps Engineer
12 152 (3.26%) Cloud Architect
13 150 (3.22%) .NET Developer
14 143 (3.07%) SQL DBA
15 142 (3.05%) Data Architect
16 126 (2.70%) Technical Architect
17 122 (2.62%) Senior Developer
18 118 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 109 (2.34%) Cloud Engineer
20 102 (2.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 600 (12.88%) .NET
2 296 (6.35%) Web Services
3 278 (5.97%) HTML
4 210 (4.51%) CSS
5 202 (4.34%) XML
6 181 (3.88%) ASP.NET
7 134 (2.88%) AngularJS
8 128 (2.75%) Middleware
9 103 (2.21%) REST
10 98 (2.10%) RESTful
11 86 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 86 (1.85%) EDI
12 82 (1.76%) IDoc
13 79 (1.70%) SOAP
14 77 (1.65%) WCF
15 74 (1.59%) HTML5
16 68 (1.46%) Node.js
17 67 (1.44%) jQuery
18 60 (1.29%) .NET Framework
19 55 (1.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 503 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 387 (8.31%) Data Centre
3 207 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 186 (3.99%) Computer Science
5 156 (3.35%) Replication
6 144 (3.09%) Public Cloud
7 143 (3.07%) User Experience
8 116 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 99 (2.12%) Virtual Team
10 95 (2.04%) NHS
11 93 (2.00%) Clustering
12 90 (1.93%) Data Structures
13 81 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
14 77 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
15 74 (1.59%) Fintech
16 63 (1.35%) Driving Licence
17 57 (1.22%) Private Cloud
18 50 (1.07%) LIMS
19 45 (0.97%) Mobile App
20 37 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 920 (19.75%) Windows
2 565 (12.13%) Linux
3 527 (11.31%) Windows Server
4 282 (6.05%) Unix
5 226 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 197 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 137 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 101 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 97 (2.08%) Windows 10
10 64 (1.37%) CentOS
11 57 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (1.18%) Solaris
13 41 (0.88%) Windows 8
14 37 (0.79%) Apple iOS
15 34 (0.73%) Mac OS X
16 27 (0.58%) Ubuntu
17 25 (0.54%) Android
18 21 (0.45%) Windows XP
19 16 (0.34%) Fedora
19 16 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1370 (29.41%) Data Migration
2 1065 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 660 (14.17%) DevOps
4 573 (12.30%) Project Management
5 546 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
6 386 (8.29%) ITIL
7 383 (8.22%) ETL
8 373 (8.01%) CRM
9 360 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 315 (6.76%) Scrum
11 290 (6.22%) Analytics
12 279 (5.99%) Data Modelling
13 271 (5.82%) Presales
14 258 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
15 257 (5.52%) Data Management
16 253 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
17 252 (5.41%) ERP
18 244 (5.24%) Business Analysis
19 236 (5.07%) Data Analysis
20 217 (4.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1230 (26.40%) SQL
2 441 (9.47%) C#
3 419 (8.99%) Java
4 392 (8.41%) PowerShell
5 323 (6.93%) Python
6 287 (6.16%) JavaScript
7 271 (5.82%) T-SQL
8 184 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 139 (2.98%) PHP
10 125 (2.68%) Ruby
11 119 (2.55%) ABAP
12 116 (2.49%) Perl
13 92 (1.97%) C++
14 87 (1.87%) PL/SQL
15 77 (1.65%) Shell Script
16 67 (1.44%) C
17 48 (1.03%) Apex Code
18 44 (0.94%) Scala
18 44 (0.94%) VB
18 44 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 468 (10.05%) Degree
2 263 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 159 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 156 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
5 117 (2.51%) MCSE
6 116 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 100 (2.15%) SC Cleared
8 88 (1.89%) CCNP
9 81 (1.74%) CCNA
10 77 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
11 72 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 65 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 58 (1.24%) Master's Degree
14 51 (1.09%) CCIE
15 46 (0.99%) MCSA
16 45 (0.97%) CISSP
17 41 (0.88%) AWS Certification
17 41 (0.88%) MCITP
18 36 (0.77%) MCP
19 27 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (3.86%) Data Quality
2 151 (3.24%) QA
3 69 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 66 (1.42%) SLA
5 49 (1.05%) PMO
6 47 (1.01%) GDPR
7 33 (0.71%) PCI DSS
8 32 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 27 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 11 (0.24%) GCP
11 10 (0.21%) COBIT
11 10 (0.21%) HL7
12 9 (0.19%) MiFID
13 8 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.15%) DICOM
15 6 (0.13%) PMBOK
15 6 (0.13%) SEPA
16 5 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
17 4 (0.086%) Solvency II
18 2 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 594 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 349 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 184 (3.95%) Docker
4 174 (3.73%) Hyper-V
5 88 (1.89%) vSphere
6 87 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
7 56 (1.20%) XenApp
8 39 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 36 (0.77%) VMware NSX
10 34 (0.73%) Terminal Services
11 32 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
12 30 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
13 24 (0.52%) XenDesktop
14 14 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
15 13 (0.28%) Ceph
16 12 (0.26%) HDFS
17 11 (0.24%) NFS
17 11 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
18 8 (0.17%) DFS Replication
18 8 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 313 (6.72%) Puppet
2 246 (5.28%) Ansible
3 239 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 164 (3.52%) SCCM
5 136 (2.92%) Terraform
6 96 (2.06%) Kubernetes
7 86 (1.85%) SCOM
8 55 (1.18%) Nagios
9 39 (0.84%) Icinga
10 37 (0.79%) vRealize
11 36 (0.77%) Backup Exec
12 31 (0.67%) vCenter Server
12 31 (0.67%) WSUS
13 29 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
14 27 (0.58%) NetBackup
15 25 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
16 24 (0.52%) FortiGate
16 24 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
17 23 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
18 20 (0.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1262 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 530 (11.38%) VMware
3 486 (10.43%) SAP
4 482 (10.35%) Oracle
5 315 (6.76%) Cisco
6 157 (3.37%) Citrix
7 152 (3.26%) HP
7 152 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 137 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
9 120 (2.58%) Google
10 101 (2.17%) IBM
11 81 (1.74%) Cognizant
12 74 (1.59%) Tableau
13 71 (1.52%) Juniper
14 68 (1.46%) Sybase
15 65 (1.40%) Informatica
16 60 (1.29%) Dell
17 59 (1.27%) Atlassian
18 55 (1.18%) EMC
19 51 (1.09%) CheckPoint