Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 90 139
Rank change year-on-year +4 +49 -17
Permanent jobs citing Migration 262 291 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.34% 3.07% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.39% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 174 194 161
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,171 8,586 8,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.55% 90.72% 91.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,442 6,573 7,230
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the West Midlands

Migration
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Migration in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Migration in the West Midlands

Migration
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Migration in the West Midlands

Migration
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Birmingham +61 145 £65,000 +61.99% 20
Warwickshire +15 40 £35,020 -41.63%
Solihull +19 27 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Coventry -13 13 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Staffordshire -10 8 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Worcestershire -18 8 £27,500 -21.43% 4
Shropshire -19 8 £80,000 +6.67% 2
Dudley - 3 £25,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -5 2 £19,000 -63.81%
Herefordshire -14 2 £48,750 +39.29%
Walsall +3 1 £40,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 - 2
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Migration.

1 105 (40.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (32.44%) Microsoft
3 79 (30.15%) Windows
4 74 (28.24%) Amazon AWS
5 72 (27.48%) Office 365
6 66 (25.19%) VMware
7 63 (24.05%) Active Directory
7 63 (24.05%) Project Management
8 56 (21.37%) ITIL
9 55 (20.99%) SQL
10 51 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (19.08%) DNS
11 50 (19.08%) Data Centre
12 49 (18.70%) Service Management
13 48 (18.32%) PowerShell
14 47 (17.94%) Public Cloud
15 42 (16.03%) Line Management
15 42 (16.03%) DHCP
16 40 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (14.89%) Presales
18 38 (14.50%) Web Services
19 34 (12.98%) Linux
20 33 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (12.60%) Windows Server
21 32 (12.21%) Azure Active Directory
22 30 (11.45%) Azure SQL Database
22 30 (11.45%) Incident Management
22 30 (11.45%) CRM
22 30 (11.45%) Change Management
23 28 (10.69%) Self-Motivation

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 25 (9.54%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.87%) Skype for Business
3 11 (4.20%) SAS
4 10 (3.82%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.44%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.15%) IIS
8 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.76%) nginx
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.15%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.15%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.15%) SAP VC
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) Line 500
4 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.38%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.38%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 105 (40.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (28.24%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (27.48%) Office 365
4 32 (12.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 27 (10.31%) Amazon S3
6 26 (9.92%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (9.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 25 (9.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 25 (9.54%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (7.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (6.11%) PaaS
10 12 (4.58%) Force.com
11 10 (3.82%) Dynamics 365
12 9 (3.44%) Power Platform
13 8 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (3.05%) SaaS
14 7 (2.67%) IaaS
15 6 (2.29%) Amazon Glacier
16 5 (1.91%) OneDrive
16 5 (1.91%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.08%) DNS
2 42 (16.03%) DHCP
3 21 (8.02%) Firewall
4 18 (6.87%) Skype
4 18 (6.87%) Unified Communications
5 15 (5.73%) VPN
6 13 (4.96%) PBX
7 12 (4.58%) Wireless
8 11 (4.20%) SAN
9 9 (3.44%) Network Security
9 9 (3.44%) WAN
10 8 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.05%) LAN
10 8 (3.05%) VoIP
11 7 (2.67%) MPLS
12 5 (1.91%) VLAN
12 5 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.53%) TCP/IP
14 3 (1.15%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 25 (9.54%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (6.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.20%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.44%) Power BI
5 9 (3.44%) QlikView
6 6 (2.29%) MySQL
7 5 (1.91%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (1.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.91%) OLAP
7 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.53%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.15%) HDInsight
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (3.82%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.67%) JIRA
4 6 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.91%) MSI
6 4 (1.53%) NUnit
7 3 (1.15%) Selenium
8 2 (0.76%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.76%) NSubstitute
8 2 (0.76%) Protractor
8 2 (0.76%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.76%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.76%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (7.25%) Finance
2 7 (2.67%) Marketing
2 7 (2.67%) Retail
3 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Advertising
5 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (20.61%) Architect
2 31 (11.83%) Cloud Architect
3 26 (9.92%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (9.54%) Consultant
5 22 (8.40%) Developer
6 16 (6.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 13 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (4.20%) Analyst
9 10 (3.82%) Administrator
9 10 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (3.82%) SCCM Engineer
10 9 (3.44%) Mainframe Operator
10 9 (3.44%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.44%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (3.05%) AWS Consultant
11 8 (3.05%) Azure Consultant
11 8 (3.05%) CRM Developer
11 8 (3.05%) Salesforce Developer
12 7 (2.67%) Mainframe Software Engineer
12 7 (2.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.50%) Web Services
2 11 (4.20%) .NET
2 11 (4.20%) REST
3 9 (3.44%) CSS
3 9 (3.44%) ISPF
3 9 (3.44%) SOAP
3 9 (3.44%) Visualforce
4 8 (3.05%) HTML
5 7 (2.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.29%) YAML
7 5 (1.91%) Electron Framework
8 4 (1.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.53%) Node.js
9 3 (1.15%) WCF
9 3 (1.15%) XML
10 2 (0.76%) Middleware
10 2 (0.76%) Ninject
10 2 (0.76%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.76%) WinForms
10 2 (0.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.08%) Data Centre
2 47 (17.94%) Public Cloud
3 33 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (10.69%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (9.92%) Private Cloud
6 24 (9.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 22 (8.40%) Clustering
8 19 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (3.44%) Mainframe
10 8 (3.05%) Replication
11 6 (2.29%) iPad
12 5 (1.91%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.53%) NHS
14 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (30.15%) Windows
2 34 (12.98%) Linux
3 33 (12.60%) Windows Server
4 23 (8.78%) Windows 10
5 15 (5.73%) Unix
6 9 (3.44%) MVS
7 8 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.67%) CentOS
9 6 (2.29%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.91%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.91%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.15%) Solaris
13 2 (0.76%) AIX
13 2 (0.76%) Android
13 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.05%) Project Management
2 56 (21.37%) ITIL
3 51 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (18.70%) Service Management
5 42 (16.03%) Line Management
6 39 (14.89%) Presales
7 30 (11.45%) Change Management
7 30 (11.45%) CRM
7 30 (11.45%) Incident Management
8 27 (10.31%) Analytics
9 26 (9.92%) DevOps
10 22 (8.40%) Data Migration
11 21 (8.02%) High Availability
12 20 (7.63%) PRINCE2
13 19 (7.25%) Load Balancing
13 19 (7.25%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (6.87%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.11%) Infrastructure as Code
16 16 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.99%) SQL
2 48 (18.32%) PowerShell
3 21 (8.02%) Python
4 11 (4.20%) Shell Script
5 9 (3.44%) Java
5 9 (3.44%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.44%) JCL
6 8 (3.05%) Apex Code
6 8 (3.05%) C#
7 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.53%) R
8 3 (1.15%) SOQL
8 3 (1.15%) SOSL
8 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.76%) C
9 2 (0.76%) COBOL
9 2 (0.76%) Groovy
9 2 (0.76%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.38%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.82%) Degree
5 9 (3.44%) MCSA
5 9 (3.44%) MCSE
6 8 (3.05%) CCNP
7 7 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.91%) CCNA
10 4 (1.53%) RHCE
11 3 (1.15%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.76%) OCP
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.38%) CCDP
13 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.16%) SLA
2 13 (4.96%) QA
3 10 (3.82%) GDPR
4 6 (2.29%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 63 (24.05%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.54%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.63%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (5.73%) XenApp
6 11 (4.20%) vSphere
7 9 (3.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 9 (3.44%) Time Sharing Option
8 7 (2.67%) Docker
9 3 (1.15%) NFS
9 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.76%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (9.16%) SCCM
2 12 (4.58%) Terraform
3 9 (3.44%) WSUS
4 8 (3.05%) Ansible
4 8 (3.05%) OpenView
4 8 (3.05%) ServiceCenter
5 7 (2.67%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (2.29%) Puppet
7 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.76%) Packer
11 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 85 (32.44%) Microsoft
2 66 (25.19%) VMware
3 26 (9.92%) Cisco
4 24 (9.16%) HP
5 21 (8.02%) Oracle
6 18 (6.87%) Citrix
7 16 (6.11%) IBM
8 14 (5.34%) NetApp
9 13 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (3.82%) Dell
10 10 (3.82%) Google
11 9 (3.44%) Intel
11 9 (3.44%) Lotus
12 8 (3.05%) Tableau
13 7 (2.67%) SolarWinds
14 6 (2.29%) Meraki
14 6 (2.29%) SAP
14 6 (2.29%) Talend
15 5 (1.91%) Juniper
15 5 (1.91%) Remedy