Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 140 137
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,931 4,181 5,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.80% 2.38% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.66% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,635 3,230 4,127
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,475 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 158,369 157,147 187,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,702 129,388 155,466
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 February 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 23 February 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 +19 4,477 £57,500 +9.52% 712
UK excluding London +13 2,488 £50,000 +11.11% 448
London +36 2,231 £65,000 +8.33% 305
South East +1 854 £52,500 +5.00% 118
North of England +21 560 £50,000 +17.65% 107
Midlands -3 353 £50,000 +12.99% 75
West Midlands +15 282 £50,000 +14.94% 47
North West -2 273 £47,500 +5.56% 59
Yorkshire +23 257 £50,000 +17.65% 40
East of England -10 236 £50,000 -9.09% 55
South West +12 222 £47,500 +15.15% 52
Scotland +33 199 £50,000 - 33
East Midlands -37 70 £49,500 +7.03% 28
Northern Ireland +22 50 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Wales +21 50 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North East -14 31 £58,750 +46.88% 8
Channel Islands 0 1 £65,000 +18.18%

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1,482 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 1,400 (28.39%) SQL
3 1,378 (27.95%) Finance
4 1,311 (26.59%) Data Migration
5 1,219 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
6 1,127 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 1,001 (20.30%) Windows
8 958 (19.43%) SQL Server
9 902 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
10 728 (14.76%) Active Directory
11 672 (13.63%) Office 365
12 657 (13.32%) DevOps
13 600 (12.17%) .NET
14 578 (11.72%) Linux
15 570 (11.56%) Project Management
16 563 (11.42%) Windows Server
17 542 (10.99%) VMware
18 530 (10.75%) PowerShell
19 505 (10.24%) C#
20 501 (10.16%) Degree
21 500 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
22 496 (10.06%) Oracle
23 491 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
23 491 (9.96%) Data Centre
24 464 (9.41%) SAP
25 450 (9.13%) JavaScript
25 450 (9.13%) CRM
26 436 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 390 (7.91%) Retail
28 388 (7.87%) ITIL

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
1 345 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 201 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 166 (3.37%) IIS
4 114 (2.31%) Skype for Business
5 105 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 99 (2.01%) Apache
7 80 (1.62%) Tomcat
8 77 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 75 (1.52%) Apache Spark
9 75 (1.52%) OpenStack
10 72 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 68 (1.38%) Confluence
12 65 (1.32%) CMS
13 64 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
14 60 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
15 54 (1.10%) SAS
16 44 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
16 44 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 39 (0.79%) Umbraco
18 38 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 178 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 136 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
4 36 (0.73%) InfoPath
5 32 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.061%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.041%) CATIA
9 2 (0.041%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.041%) SPSS
10 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.020%) HipChat
10 1 (0.020%) Maya
10 1 (0.020%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.020%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.020%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.020%) Revit
Business Applications
1 168 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (1.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 49 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 39 (0.79%) SAP MM
5 29 (0.59%) SAP EWM
6 28 (0.57%) SAP QM
7 23 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (0.47%) SAP ERP
8 21 (0.43%) NetSuite
9 20 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
9 20 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 19 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
10 19 (0.39%) SAP CO
10 19 (0.39%) SAP FI
10 19 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
11 18 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
12 17 (0.34%) Endur
12 17 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 16 (0.32%) SAP HCM
14 15 (0.30%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1,127 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 902 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
3 672 (13.63%) Office 365
4 298 (6.04%) IaaS
5 294 (5.96%) PaaS
6 239 (4.85%) SaaS
7 156 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 96 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
9 95 (1.93%) Serverless
10 84 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
11 82 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 51 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
13 48 (0.97%) GitHub
14 47 (0.95%) OneDrive
15 40 (0.81%) Yammer
16 39 (0.79%) OpenShift
17 34 (0.69%) Force.com
18 31 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
19 26 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
20 25 (0.51%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 314 (6.37%) Firewall
2 184 (3.73%) WAN
3 177 (3.59%) DNS
4 171 (3.47%) LAN
5 157 (3.18%) TCP/IP
6 145 (2.94%) SAN
7 127 (2.58%) VPN
8 117 (2.37%) DHCP
8 117 (2.37%) Wireless
9 107 (2.17%) Skype
10 83 (1.68%) VoIP
11 78 (1.58%) Internet
12 72 (1.46%) Unified Communications
13 70 (1.42%) Intranet
14 68 (1.38%) NAS
15 63 (1.28%) MPLS
16 52 (1.05%) Network Security
17 51 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
18 50 (1.01%) OSPF
19 49 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 958 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 436 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 381 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 350 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
5 281 (5.70%) Big Data
6 231 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 170 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 164 (3.33%) MySQL
9 163 (3.31%) Relational Database
10 154 (3.12%) Power BI
11 133 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 116 (2.35%) Hadoop
13 107 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
14 106 (2.15%) Data Lake
15 105 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
16 103 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
17 89 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
18 88 (1.78%) MongoDB
19 85 (1.72%) QlikView
20 76 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 246 (4.99%) Git (software)
2 231 (4.68%) Visual Studio
3 203 (4.12%) Jenkins
4 153 (3.10%) JIRA
4 153 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 130 (2.64%) LSMW
6 102 (2.07%) TeamCity
7 99 (2.01%) eCATT
8 90 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
9 65 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 64 (1.30%) Selenium
11 60 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 44 (0.89%) ERwin
12 44 (0.89%) Hudson
13 39 (0.79%) MSBuild
14 37 (0.75%) MSI
15 33 (0.67%) Subversion
16 30 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 28 (0.57%) webpack
18 27 (0.55%) Cucumber
General
1 1,378 (27.95%) Finance
2 390 (7.91%) Retail
3 333 (6.75%) Banking
4 300 (6.08%) Manufacturing
5 159 (3.22%) Marketing
6 133 (2.70%) Advertising
6 133 (2.70%) Legal
7 130 (2.64%) Publishing
8 127 (2.58%) Billing
9 84 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 72 (1.46%) Law
11 71 (1.44%) Investment Banking
12 65 (1.32%) Retail Banking
13 47 (0.95%) Back Office
14 42 (0.85%) Front Office
15 38 (0.77%) Local Government
16 26 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 24 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
18 22 (0.45%) Games
19 15 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 917 (18.60%) Architect
2 704 (14.28%) Developer
3 676 (13.71%) Consultant
4 571 (11.58%) Analyst
5 277 (5.62%) Cloud Architect
6 275 (5.58%) DBA
7 273 (5.54%) Project Manager
8 257 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
9 254 (5.15%) Administrator
10 216 (4.38%) Business Analyst
11 188 (3.81%) SAP Consultant
12 167 (3.39%) SQL DBA
13 153 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
14 151 (3.06%) Data Architect
15 145 (2.94%) Technical Architect
16 136 (2.76%) .NET Developer
17 117 (2.37%) Azure Architect
18 114 (2.31%) Data Analyst
19 111 (2.25%) Senior Developer
20 101 (2.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 600 (12.17%) .NET
2 361 (7.32%) Web Services
3 335 (6.79%) HTML
4 270 (5.48%) CSS
5 246 (4.99%) ASP.NET
6 221 (4.48%) AngularJS
7 153 (3.10%) XML
8 150 (3.04%) Middleware
9 144 (2.92%) .NET Framework
10 132 (2.68%) WCF
11 130 (2.64%) REST
12 115 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 115 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 111 (2.25%) EDI
14 107 (2.17%) JSON
15 101 (2.05%) jQuery
16 100 (2.03%) IDoc
17 96 (1.95%) HTML5
18 90 (1.83%) SOAP
19 89 (1.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 500 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 491 (9.96%) Data Centre
3 218 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 200 (4.06%) Public Cloud
5 177 (3.59%) User Experience
6 163 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 154 (3.12%) Replication
8 110 (2.23%) Clustering
9 107 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 105 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
11 103 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
12 95 (1.93%) LIMS
13 92 (1.87%) Private Cloud
14 79 (1.60%) Fintech
15 64 (1.30%) Mobile App
16 63 (1.28%) Virtual Team
17 52 (1.05%) Data Structures
18 45 (0.91%) Mainframe
19 42 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
20 41 (0.83%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1,001 (20.30%) Windows
2 578 (11.72%) Linux
3 563 (11.42%) Windows Server
4 280 (5.68%) Unix
5 183 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 145 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 140 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 133 (2.70%) Windows 7
9 112 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (1.12%) CentOS
11 54 (1.10%) Solaris
12 53 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 44 (0.89%) Windows 8
14 42 (0.85%) Ubuntu
15 37 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 30 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (0.59%) AIX
18 28 (0.57%) HPUX
19 18 (0.37%) Android
20 17 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,311 (26.59%) Data Migration
2 1,219 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
3 657 (13.32%) DevOps
4 570 (11.56%) Project Management
5 491 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
6 450 (9.13%) CRM
7 388 (7.87%) ITIL
8 379 (7.69%) Presales
9 357 (7.24%) ETL
10 350 (7.10%) Scrum
11 342 (6.94%) Analytics
12 338 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 298 (6.04%) Data Management
14 284 (5.76%) Data Modelling
15 271 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 241 (4.89%) SDLC
17 234 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
17 234 (4.75%) PRINCE2
18 230 (4.66%) Mentoring
18 230 (4.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,400 (28.39%) SQL
2 530 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 505 (10.24%) C#
4 450 (9.13%) JavaScript
5 345 (7.00%) Java
6 324 (6.57%) T-SQL
7 308 (6.25%) Python
8 151 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 134 (2.72%) ABAP
10 126 (2.56%) Ruby
11 118 (2.39%) PHP
12 106 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 102 (2.07%) Perl
14 84 (1.70%) C
15 66 (1.34%) C++
16 65 (1.32%) Shell Script
17 64 (1.30%) VB
18 45 (0.91%) Apex Code
19 38 (0.77%) VBA
20 31 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 501 (10.16%) Degree
2 279 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 183 (3.71%) Security Cleared
4 131 (2.66%) MCSE
5 129 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
6 99 (2.01%) SC Cleared
7 79 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 73 (1.48%) CCNP
9 72 (1.46%) MCSA
10 59 (1.20%) CCNA
10 59 (1.20%) CISSP
11 56 (1.14%) DV Cleared
11 56 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 50 (1.01%) Master's Degree
13 49 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
14 48 (0.97%) AWS Certification
14 48 (0.97%) CISM
15 44 (0.89%) PMI Certification
16 36 (0.73%) PMP
17 33 (0.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 175 (3.55%) QA
3 93 (1.89%) SLA
4 85 (1.72%) GDPR
5 70 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 47 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 35 (0.71%) PMO
8 30 (0.61%) PCI DSS
9 11 (0.22%) GCP
10 10 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 7 (0.14%) SEPA
13 6 (0.12%) HL7
13 6 (0.12%) IFRS
14 5 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
14 5 (0.10%) FATCA
14 5 (0.10%) IFRS 9
14 5 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.10%) MiFID
14 5 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 728 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 382 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 229 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 185 (3.75%) Docker
5 94 (1.91%) vSphere
6 61 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 61 (1.24%) VMware NSX
6 61 (1.24%) XenApp
7 57 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 55 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 30 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (0.49%) XenDesktop
11 23 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
12 22 (0.45%) HDFS
13 15 (0.30%) KVM
14 14 (0.28%) Terminal Services
15 13 (0.26%) vCloud
16 12 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
17 11 (0.22%) NFS
18 10 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 279 (5.66%) Puppet
2 207 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 197 (4.00%) Ansible
4 165 (3.35%) SCCM
5 112 (2.27%) Kubernetes
6 103 (2.09%) Terraform
7 67 (1.36%) SCOM
8 53 (1.07%) Nagios
9 48 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
10 47 (0.95%) vRealize
11 41 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
12 31 (0.63%) Icinga
13 28 (0.57%) NetBackup
14 27 (0.55%) Data Guard
14 27 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
15 26 (0.53%) AirWatch
16 23 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
17 22 (0.45%) Salt
18 19 (0.39%) WSUS
19 18 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1,482 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 542 (10.99%) VMware
3 496 (10.06%) Oracle
4 464 (9.41%) SAP
5 305 (6.19%) Cisco
6 242 (4.91%) Google
7 200 (4.06%) Citrix
8 145 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
9 129 (2.62%) HP
9 129 (2.62%) Tableau
10 119 (2.41%) Red Hat
11 82 (1.66%) IBM
12 70 (1.42%) EMC
13 59 (1.20%) F5
14 56 (1.14%) Juniper
14 56 (1.14%) NetApp
15 51 (1.03%) Informatica
16 49 (0.99%) Atlassian
16 49 (0.99%) Dell
17 48 (0.97%) Apple