Period
to 25 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Proactive Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Proactive Management over the 6 months to 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Proactive Management
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 612 799 867
Rank change year-on-year +187 +68 +45
Permanent jobs citing Proactive Management 73 273 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 212 202
Median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +6.15% -2.72%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,148 £31,550
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

Proactive 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 45,137 125,557 151,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.42% 92.21% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37,192 98,906 120,203
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,753 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,142 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% - +5.88%

Proactive Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Proactive Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Management in the UK

Proactive Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Proactive Management.

Salary trend for Proactive Management in the UK

Proactive Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Proactive Management over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Proactive Management in the UK

Proactive Management
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Proactive Management within the UK over the 6 months to 25 October 2020. 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 +218 72 £42,500 -5.56% 14
UK excluding London +166 60 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South East +159 33 £38,750 -13.89% 5
Midlands +137 16 £43,000 -4.44% 3
West Midlands +108 13 £43,000 -4.44% 3
London +211 12 £50,000 -16.32% 4
South West +106 6 £37,000 +34.55% 1
Wales +50 6 £32,500 - 1
Work from Home +18 5 £42,500 - 1
East of England +140 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East Midlands - 3 £43,304 -
North of England +142 1 £38,000 -
North West +116 1 £38,000 +25.03%

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, IT jobs citing Proactive 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 Proactive Management.

1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) Windows
3 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
4 23 (31.51%) VMware
4 23 (31.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
6 21 (28.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
8 18 (24.66%) ITIL
8 18 (24.66%) DNS
8 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2016
9 17 (23.29%) DHCP
9 17 (23.29%) Azure
10 15 (20.55%) Validation
10 15 (20.55%) Service Management
10 15 (20.55%) Server Management
10 15 (20.55%) Storage Management
11 14 (19.18%) SQL
11 14 (19.18%) SCCM
11 14 (19.18%) SCOM
12 13 (17.81%) SCVMM
12 13 (17.81%) EMC NetWorker
12 13 (17.81%) WSUS
12 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
12 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
12 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (17.81%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
12 13 (17.81%) HP
12 13 (17.81%) EMC

Proactive 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 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Azure
2 8 (10.96%) Office 365
2 8 (10.96%) PaaS
3 6 (8.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (8.22%) IaaS
4 4 (5.48%) Azure Functions
4 4 (5.48%) OneDrive
4 4 (5.48%) Serverless
5 3 (4.11%) AWS
6 2 (2.74%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) DNS
2 17 (23.29%) DHCP
3 9 (12.33%) FTP
4 6 (8.22%) WAN
5 5 (6.85%) HTTP
6 4 (5.48%) BGP
6 4 (5.48%) Broadband
6 4 (5.48%) MPLS
6 4 (5.48%) PBX
7 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.74%) IPsec
7 2 (2.74%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.74%) LAN
7 2 (2.74%) SNMP
7 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.74%) Wireless
8 1 (1.37%) 5G
8 1 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (1.37%) SAN
8 1 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (5.48%) Big Data
1 4 (5.48%) DB2
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) Power BI
3 2 (2.74%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (2.74%) QlikView
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.74%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Server Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 7 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Senior Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) EDI Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) QA Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Quality Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Senior QA Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Quality Manager
6 4 (5.48%) WAN Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Programmer
7 3 (4.11%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) SAML
1 6 (8.22%) Web Services
2 5 (6.85%) EDI
2 5 (6.85%) EDIFACT
2 5 (6.85%) IDoc
2 5 (6.85%) SAP ALE
2 5 (6.85%) XML
3 4 (5.48%) JSON
4 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.74%) CSS
4 2 (2.74%) D3.js
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
4 2 (2.74%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) LAMP
5 1 (1.37%) REST
5 1 (1.37%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.59%) User Experience
4 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.85%) TRADACOMS
6 4 (5.48%) AS400
6 4 (5.48%) iSeries
7 3 (4.11%) SCADA
8 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.74%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.37%) Replication
9 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
3 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2016
4 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.85%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.48%) Linux
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
7 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (24.66%) ITIL
3 15 (20.55%) Server Management
3 15 (20.55%) Service Management
3 15 (20.55%) Storage Management
3 15 (20.55%) Validation
4 13 (17.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (17.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (16.44%) ITSM
6 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.33%) DevOps
8 8 (10.96%) Proactive Maintenance
8 8 (10.96%) Project Management
8 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.59%) Quality Management
9 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.22%) Asset Management
10 6 (8.22%) B2B
10 6 (8.22%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) ActionScript
3 5 (6.85%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (5.48%) RPG
4 4 (5.48%) RPG III
4 4 (5.48%) RPG/400
5 3 (4.11%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
1 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.59%) Degree
3 4 (5.48%) CCNP
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.48%) JNCIP
3 4 (5.48%) JNCIS
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.11%) CCNA
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.11%) MCSA
5 2 (2.74%) SANS
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.85%) QA
4 3 (4.11%) NIST 800
4 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.74%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) SCCM
1 14 (19.18%) SCOM
2 13 (17.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (17.81%) NetBackup
2 13 (17.81%) SCVMM
2 13 (17.81%) WSUS
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.48%) Terraform
5 2 (2.74%) CSIRT
5 2 (2.74%) Nagios
5 2 (2.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.51%) VMware
3 13 (17.81%) Citrix
3 13 (17.81%) EMC
3 13 (17.81%) HP
3 13 (17.81%) Symantec
4 5 (6.85%) SAP
4 5 (6.85%) SEEBURGER
5 4 (5.48%) IFS
5 4 (5.48%) Juniper
6 3 (4.11%) Snow
7 2 (2.74%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.37%) CA
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) FalconStor
8 1 (1.37%) Nokia
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.37%) Veeam