Period
to 17 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Organisational Skills in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Organisational Skills over the 6 months to 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Organisational Skills
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 159 209 196
Rank change year-on-year +50 -13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Organisational Skills 2,880 797 2,592
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.31% 1.66% 1.89%
As % of the General category 3.94% 3.27% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,691 658 1,881
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,525 £24,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £51,546 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.97% +17.15% +6.51%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%

Organisational Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 73,061 24,377 75,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.66% 50.89% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 44,634 19,641 58,019
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,617 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,029 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.49% +4.82% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Organisational Skills
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Organisational Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Organisational Skills in the UK

Organisational Skills
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Organisational Skills.

Salary trend for Organisational Skills in the UK

Organisational Skills
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Organisational Skills over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Organisational Skills in the UK

Organisational Skills
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Organisational Skills within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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 +43 2,486 £50,000 -4.76% 520
UK excluding London +65 1,736 £44,000 +3.53% 408
London -11 908 £57,500 -8.00% 146
South East +32 528 £47,500 +11.76% 110
Work from Home -31 424 £51,000 -11.30% 58
North of England +11 362 £40,000 -15.79% 119
Midlands +75 296 £41,000 +1.67% 68
North West -28 196 £42,500 -10.53% 62
East of England +6 190 £40,000 +6.67% 34
South West +17 181 £45,000 -12.62% 41
West Midlands +11 153 £42,500 - 35
East Midlands +31 141 £39,000 -2.50% 33
Yorkshire +10 141 £37,500 -16.20% 43
Scotland -28 97 £45,000 +29.50% 24
Wales -18 46 £31,217 -15.63% 8
Northern Ireland -14 33 £40,000 +64.95% 5
North East -8 26 £42,500 -46.20% 14
Isle of Man - 11 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, IT jobs citing Organisational Skills 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 Organisational Skills.

1 1,759 (61.08%) Social Skills
2 780 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 716 (24.86%) Problem-Solving
4 682 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
5 639 (22.19%) Project Management
6 630 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
7 592 (20.56%) Finance
8 491 (17.05%) Time Management
9 443 (15.38%) Degree
10 414 (14.38%) Azure
11 380 (13.19%) SQL
12 359 (12.47%) Retail
13 353 (12.26%) Microsoft Office
14 348 (12.08%) Self-Motivation
15 324 (11.25%) Service Delivery
16 320 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
17 302 (10.49%) Windows
18 291 (10.10%) Decision-Making
19 287 (9.97%) JavaScript
20 281 (9.76%) Analytics
21 272 (9.44%) Microsoft 365
21 272 (9.44%) Marketing
22 262 (9.10%) Management Information System
23 257 (8.92%) Line Management
24 256 (8.89%) Mentoring
25 248 (8.61%) Python
26 238 (8.26%) SLA
27 220 (7.64%) ITIL
28 214 (7.43%) Project Delivery
29 206 (7.15%) Facilities Management

Organisational Skills
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
1 135 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 79 (2.74%) CMS
3 42 (1.46%) Confluence
4 39 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 38 (1.32%) SAS
6 37 (1.28%) WordPress
7 22 (0.76%) EPiServer
8 20 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 20 (0.69%) Kentico
8 20 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 19 (0.66%) IIS
10 13 (0.45%) Apache
10 13 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (0.28%) Documentum
11 8 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.28%) nginx
12 5 (0.17%) Drupal
12 5 (0.17%) Ethereum
13 2 (0.069%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 353 (12.26%) Microsoft Office
2 320 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 153 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 50 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 33 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
6 29 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
8 19 (0.66%) AutoCAD
9 11 (0.38%) InDesign
10 10 (0.35%) Stata
11 8 (0.28%) Sketch
12 6 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (0.21%) Figma
12 6 (0.21%) InVision
13 5 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.10%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.069%) Adobe XD
15 2 (0.069%) Windchill
16 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 49 (1.70%) Maximo
2 21 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.35%) Magento
5 9 (0.31%) Shopify
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Clinical
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.28%) Visualfiles
7 7 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.21%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.21%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.17%) OpenCart
9 5 (0.17%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 5 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 4 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 414 (14.38%) Azure
2 272 (9.44%) Microsoft 365
3 193 (6.70%) AWS
4 170 (5.90%) SaaS
5 151 (5.24%) Power Platform
6 67 (2.33%) Google Analytics
7 63 (2.19%) IaaS
7 63 (2.19%) PowerApps
8 60 (2.08%) PaaS
9 58 (2.01%) Power Automate
10 55 (1.91%) Serverless
11 48 (1.67%) GitHub
12 44 (1.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 44 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
13 43 (1.49%) GCP
14 42 (1.46%) Azure Event Grid
14 42 (1.46%) Azure Functions
15 37 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
16 29 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
17 25 (0.87%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 119 (4.13%) Firewall
2 70 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
3 63 (2.19%) DNS
4 61 (2.12%) LAN
4 61 (2.12%) VPN
4 61 (2.12%) WAN
5 51 (1.77%) SAN
6 45 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 41 (1.42%) VLAN
8 36 (1.25%) DHCP
9 32 (1.11%) Internet
10 26 (0.90%) Broadband
11 25 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
11 25 (0.87%) Network Security
11 25 (0.87%) WLAN
12 23 (0.80%) VoIP
13 20 (0.69%) NAS
14 16 (0.56%) iSCSI
15 15 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
16 14 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 122 (4.24%) Power BI
3 60 (2.08%) MySQL
4 57 (1.98%) Tableau
5 41 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (1.42%) Metadata
6 39 (1.35%) Big Data
7 37 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 35 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 25 (0.87%) Redis
13 22 (0.76%) Oracle Database
14 20 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (0.66%) NoSQL
16 17 (0.59%) QlikView
17 15 (0.52%) Snowflake Schema
17 15 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 13 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 155 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 141 (4.90%) JIRA
3 84 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 53 (1.84%) Selenium
5 44 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 31 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (1.04%) SpecFlow
8 29 (1.01%) NUnit
9 21 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
11 17 (0.59%) MSTest
11 17 (0.59%) TeamCity
12 14 (0.49%) WebDriver
13 13 (0.45%) Cypress.io
14 12 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (0.35%) JMeter
17 9 (0.31%) webpack
18 6 (0.21%) Cucumber
18 6 (0.21%) gulp
General
1 1,759 (61.08%) Social Skills
2 682 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 592 (20.56%) Finance
4 359 (12.47%) Retail
5 272 (9.44%) Marketing
6 170 (5.90%) Presentation Skills
7 132 (4.58%) Legal
8 117 (4.06%) Influencing Skills
9 99 (3.44%) Law
10 96 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 84 (2.92%) Banking
12 83 (2.88%) Public Sector
13 63 (2.19%) Telecoms
14 62 (2.15%) Manufacturing
15 60 (2.08%) Advertising
16 56 (1.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 50 (1.74%) Games
18 29 (1.01%) Local Government
19 25 (0.87%) Billing
19 25 (0.87%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 449 (15.59%) Developer
2 360 (12.50%) Analyst
3 160 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 114 (3.96%) Senior Developer
5 112 (3.89%) Consultant
6 107 (3.72%) Team Leader
7 99 (3.44%) Support Engineer
8 94 (3.26%) Business Analyst
9 85 (2.95%) IT Support
10 74 (2.57%) IT Manager
11 72 (2.50%) Django Developer
12 67 (2.33%) Senior Manager
13 66 (2.29%) Coordinator
14 63 (2.19%) Data Analyst
15 61 (2.12%) IT Engineer
16 58 (2.01%) Full Stack Developer
17 57 (1.98%) Administrator
17 57 (1.98%) Technical Support
18 54 (1.88%) Product Manager
18 54 (1.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (6.84%) .NET
2 175 (6.08%) CSS
3 173 (6.01%) HTML
4 143 (4.97%) Django
5 114 (3.96%) React
6 93 (3.23%) Web Services
7 82 (2.85%) AngularJS
8 80 (2.78%) Node.js
9 67 (2.33%) .NET Core
10 62 (2.15%) .NET Framework
11 60 (2.08%) REST
12 57 (1.98%) Sass
13 56 (1.94%) RESTful
14 50 (1.74%) jQuery
15 47 (1.63%) Vue.js
16 37 (1.28%) ASP.NET
17 35 (1.22%) SOAP
18 34 (1.18%) XML
19 29 (1.01%) Flask
20 25 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 348 (12.08%) Self-Motivation
2 262 (9.10%) Management Information System
3 160 (5.56%) User Experience
4 88 (3.06%) EPoS
4 88 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 72 (2.50%) Social Media
6 71 (2.47%) Life Science
7 63 (2.19%) Driving Licence
8 60 (2.08%) Robotics
9 56 (1.94%) Data Centre
10 45 (1.56%) CCTV
11 43 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
12 38 (1.32%) Data Structures
13 35 (1.22%) Algorithms
13 35 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
13 35 (1.22%) Virtual Team
14 33 (1.15%) NHS
15 30 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
16 28 (0.97%) Public Cloud
17 24 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 302 (10.49%) Windows
2 151 (5.24%) Linux
3 84 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 70 (2.43%) Windows 10
5 61 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 60 (2.08%) Android
7 41 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (1.08%) Windows Server 2016
9 27 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 26 (0.90%) Unix
10 26 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (0.80%) Windows 8
12 22 (0.76%) VMS
13 18 (0.63%) Windows Server 2019
14 12 (0.42%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.17%) Solaris
18 4 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (24.86%) Problem-Solving
2 639 (22.19%) Project Management
3 630 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 491 (17.05%) Time Management
5 324 (11.25%) Service Delivery
6 291 (10.10%) Decision-Making
7 281 (9.76%) Analytics
8 257 (8.92%) Line Management
9 256 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 220 (7.64%) ITIL
11 214 (7.43%) Project Delivery
12 206 (7.15%) Facilities Management
13 198 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
14 190 (6.60%) Computer Science
15 176 (6.11%) DevOps
16 173 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 171 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 165 (5.73%) Information Security
19 161 (5.59%) Coaching
20 154 (5.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 380 (13.19%) SQL
2 287 (9.97%) JavaScript
3 248 (8.61%) Python
4 204 (7.08%) C#
5 94 (3.26%) PowerShell
6 87 (3.02%) PHP
7 83 (2.88%) Java
7 83 (2.88%) TypeScript
8 50 (1.74%) C
9 29 (1.01%) VBA
10 28 (0.97%) C++
11 26 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 22 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 22 (0.76%) Go
12 22 (0.76%) Ruby
13 16 (0.56%) Kotlin
14 13 (0.45%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.35%) R
16 9 (0.31%) Perl
17 7 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 443 (15.38%) Degree
2 109 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 72 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 53 (1.84%) ISEB
5 43 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 39 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 37 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 28 (0.97%) CCNA
10 25 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 23 (0.80%) PMI Certification
12 21 (0.73%) ACCA
12 21 (0.73%) CCNP
13 19 (0.66%) PMP
14 17 (0.59%) DBS Check
15 16 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (0.38%) CREST Certified
16 11 (0.38%) HNC
16 11 (0.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (8.26%) SLA
2 196 (6.81%) QA
3 78 (2.71%) PMO
4 55 (1.91%) GDPR
5 49 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (1.22%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 18 (0.63%) Good Clinical Practice
8 18 (0.63%) ISO 9001
9 16 (0.56%) Accessibility
10 15 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
10 15 (0.52%) GxP
11 14 (0.49%) GMP
12 12 (0.42%) BS25999
12 12 (0.42%) CDISC
12 12 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 12 (0.42%) P3O
13 11 (0.38%) GLP
14 8 (0.28%) SOC 2
15 7 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 177 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 107 (3.72%) Docker
3 67 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.04%) XenApp
6 26 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (0.83%) Terminal Server
8 22 (0.76%) XenDesktop
9 19 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.56%) vSphere
11 13 (0.45%) Firmware
12 11 (0.38%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.21%) VMware NSX
14 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.10%) Snort
16 2 (0.069%) iptables
16 2 (0.069%) KVM
16 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.069%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 69 (2.40%) Kubernetes
2 55 (1.91%) Terraform
3 43 (1.49%) Ansible
4 34 (1.18%) SCCM
5 20 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (0.31%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.28%) vCenter Server
8 7 (0.24%) Grafana
8 7 (0.24%) Puppet
9 6 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 6 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.21%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.14%) Kibana
10 4 (0.14%) logstash
10 4 (0.14%) MIIS
10 4 (0.14%) Nessus
10 4 (0.14%) Opsgenie
10 4 (0.14%) Pingdom
11 3 (0.10%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 780 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 107 (3.72%) Oracle
3 92 (3.19%) Google
4 74 (2.57%) VMware
5 62 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
6 53 (1.84%) Cisco
6 53 (1.84%) SAP
7 37 (1.28%) Citrix
8 28 (0.97%) Adobe
8 28 (0.97%) ServiceNow
9 24 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 22 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 21 (0.73%) Facebook
12 20 (0.69%) HP
12 20 (0.69%) Optimizely
12 20 (0.69%) Spotify
13 19 (0.66%) Instagram
14 18 (0.63%) IBM
14 18 (0.63%) Juniper
15 16 (0.56%) Apple