Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Practice Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Practice Management over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Practice Management
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 995 1002 1042
Rank change year-on-year +7 +40 +72
Permanent jobs citing Practice Management 172 202 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 141 176 213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% +6.80%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% -5.26%

Practice Management 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 157,196 162,159 182,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.64% 90.75% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 125,542 130,269 151,690
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Practice Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Practice Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Practice Management in the UK

Practice Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Practice Management.

Salary trend for Practice Management in the UK

Practice Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Practice Management over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Practice Management in the UK

Practice Management
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Practice Management within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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 -7 156 £50,000 -4.76% 13
London -39 90 £52,500 -4.55% 10
UK excluding London +25 81 £42,500 +21.43% 6
North of England -3 27 £32,250 -7.86% 1
South East +14 22 £51,250 +46.43% 2
Yorkshire +4 15 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Midlands +15 13 £45,000 +28.57%
North West +9 12 £35,000 +39.30%
Wales - 12 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +39 9 £40,000 -
South West +14 6 £15,500 -56.94%
East Midlands -3 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland -15 2 £32,500 +6.56% 2
East of England +10 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Practice Management 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 Practice Management.

1 93 (54.07%) Finance
2 88 (51.16%) SQL
3 62 (36.05%) Law
4 61 (35.47%) SQL Server
5 56 (32.56%) Legal
6 53 (30.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (30.81%) Microsoft
7 51 (29.65%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (27.91%) T-SQL
8 48 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (22.09%) Microsoft Excel
10 37 (21.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (20.93%) Windows
12 34 (19.77%) Elite 3E
13 32 (18.60%) C#
14 31 (18.02%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (16.28%) Java
16 27 (15.70%) Project Management
16 27 (15.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (15.70%) Aderant
16 27 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (14.53%) VB
17 25 (14.53%) Visual Studio
18 24 (13.95%) VBA
18 24 (13.95%) Degree
19 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Office
20 22 (12.79%) PowerShell
21 20 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (11.63%) MVC
21 20 (11.63%) Agile Software Development

Practice Management
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 7 (4.07%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.74%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) MODX
6 1 (0.58%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (22.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.16%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.16%) Revit
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.58%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 34 (19.77%) Elite 3E
2 5 (2.91%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.33%) NetSuite
3 4 (2.33%) SAP GRC
3 4 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.74%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.74%) Visualfiles
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) IaaS
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.33%) Office 365
4 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) DNS
1 9 (5.23%) LAN
1 9 (5.23%) WAN
2 7 (4.07%) Skype
2 7 (4.07%) VPN
3 6 (3.49%) Intranet
3 6 (3.49%) PBX
3 6 (3.49%) Unified Communications
3 6 (3.49%) VLAN
3 6 (3.49%) WLAN
4 5 (2.91%) Firewall
4 5 (2.91%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.33%) Internet
6 3 (1.74%) DHCP
6 3 (1.74%) SAN
7 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.58%) SMS
7 1 (0.58%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.47%) SQL Server
2 53 (30.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (21.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (18.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (15.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (7.56%) Power BI
8 12 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.65%) PowerPivot
10 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.74%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.74%) QlikView
12 3 (1.74%) SAP HANA
13 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.16%) MS Access
13 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.58%) FileMaker
14 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 25 (14.53%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (1.74%) FrontPage
4 3 (1.74%) MSTest
5 1 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) JUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Mockito
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 93 (54.07%) Finance
2 62 (36.05%) Law
3 56 (32.56%) Legal
4 16 (9.30%) Retail
5 11 (6.40%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.07%) Billing
7 5 (2.91%) Advertising
7 5 (2.91%) Banking
8 3 (1.74%) Automotive
8 3 (1.74%) Back Office
8 3 (1.74%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (30.81%) Developer
2 42 (24.42%) Analyst
3 32 (18.60%) SQL Developer
4 23 (13.37%) SSRS Developer
5 22 (12.79%) SSIS Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (7.56%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (6.98%) T-SQL Developer
9 11 (6.40%) Financial Analyst
9 11 (6.40%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.81%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.81%) SSAS Developer
11 9 (5.23%) SSRS Analyst
11 9 (5.23%) Trainer
12 8 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
12 8 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 8 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
12 8 (4.65%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 8 (4.65%) IT Trainer
12 8 (4.65%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.72%) XML
2 14 (8.14%) .NET
3 6 (3.49%) CSS
3 6 (3.49%) HTML
4 5 (2.91%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.91%) Entity Framework
4 5 (2.91%) Hibernate
4 5 (2.91%) WinForms
4 5 (2.91%) WPF
5 4 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.74%) EJB
6 3 (1.74%) JDBC
6 3 (1.74%) Spring
7 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.58%) Java EE
8 1 (0.58%) MDX
8 1 (0.58%) ODBC
8 1 (0.58%) REST
8 1 (0.58%) SOAP
8 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (10.47%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.91%) Clustering
3 5 (2.91%) e-Learning
3 5 (2.91%) FMCG
3 5 (2.91%) Life Science
4 4 (2.33%) PMI
5 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.16%) PKI
5 2 (1.16%) Robotics
5 2 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.58%) iPad
6 1 (0.58%) iPhone
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
6 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.93%) Windows
2 13 (7.56%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.23%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.65%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (15.70%) Project Management
3 20 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.63%) MVC
4 19 (11.05%) Change Management
5 17 (9.88%) ERP
6 15 (8.72%) CRM
6 15 (8.72%) ITIL
7 14 (8.14%) Analytics
7 14 (8.14%) Document Management
8 13 (7.56%) Workflow
9 12 (6.98%) ETL
9 12 (6.98%) Visualisation
10 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.40%) SDLC
10 11 (6.40%) Time Management
11 10 (5.81%) Case Management
11 10 (5.81%) Knowledge Management
11 10 (5.81%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (51.16%) SQL
2 48 (27.91%) T-SQL
3 32 (18.60%) C#
4 28 (16.28%) Java
5 25 (14.53%) VB
6 24 (13.95%) VBA
7 22 (12.79%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.07%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.74%) C
10 2 (1.16%) PHP
10 2 (1.16%) R
10 2 (1.16%) XAML
11 1 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.58%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.58%) Python
11 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (13.95%) Degree
2 8 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 7 (4.07%) MCSA
3 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.49%) MCSE
5 5 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.91%) CISA
5 5 (2.91%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.33%) PMP
7 3 (1.74%) ISEB
7 3 (1.74%) MOS
8 2 (1.16%) ACCA
8 2 (1.16%) CIMA
8 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.91%) GDPR
2 5 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.33%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (1.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 8 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) XenApp
4 3 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.65%) SCOM
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.70%) Aderant
3 12 (6.98%) VMware
4 9 (5.23%) Citrix
5 8 (4.65%) Tableau
6 6 (3.49%) LexisNexis
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle
6 6 (3.49%) SAP
6 6 (3.49%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.91%) Acme Packet
7 5 (2.91%) Adobe
7 5 (2.91%) Infragistics
7 5 (2.91%) Sonus
7 5 (2.91%) Xamarin
8 4 (2.33%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.74%) Hitachi
9 3 (1.74%) iManage
9 3 (1.74%) NetApp
10 2 (1.16%) Automation Anywhere
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos