Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Organisational Skills in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Organisational Skills over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Organisational Skills
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 189 139
Rank change year-on-year -24 -50 +69
Permanent jobs citing Organisational Skills 429 77 170
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.53% 1.17% 2.23%
As % of the General category 2.83% 2.74% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 306 66 144
10th Percentile £29,750 £38,874 £35,525
25th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £58,750 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year -13.19% +20.51% -2.50%
75th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £51,593 £44,109
% change year-on-year -5.99% +16.97% +6.29%

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 WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15,169 2,808 3,903
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 53.96% 42.60% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10,776 2,492 3,303
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,029 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.49% +4.82% +5.00%

Organisational Skills
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Organisational Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Organisational Skills trend for jobs with a WFH option

Organisational Skills
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Organisational Skills.

Organisational Skills salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Organisational Skills
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Organisational Skills over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Organisational Skills salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, Organisational Skills job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Organisational Skills.

1 277 (64.57%) Social Skills
2 135 (31.47%) Problem-Solving
3 128 (29.84%) Finance
4 127 (29.60%) Microsoft
5 121 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (26.57%) Degree
7 105 (24.48%) Azure
8 103 (24.01%) Analytical Skills
9 101 (23.54%) Self-Motivation
10 92 (21.45%) Project Management
11 76 (17.72%) JavaScript
12 71 (16.55%) Microsoft Office
13 69 (16.08%) CSS
14 66 (15.38%) HTML
15 65 (15.15%) AWS
16 63 (14.69%) Computer Science
17 57 (13.29%) Git (software)
18 55 (12.82%) Time Management
19 54 (12.59%) CMS
19 54 (12.59%) Project Delivery
20 52 (12.12%) Windows
21 49 (11.42%) Statistics
21 49 (11.42%) Marketing
22 48 (11.19%) Docker
23 47 (10.96%) SDLC
24 45 (10.49%) Mentoring
25 43 (10.02%) Computer Science Degree
25 43 (10.02%) C#
26 40 (9.32%) Management Information System
27 39 (9.09%) SQL

Organisational Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 54 (12.59%) CMS
2 32 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 22 (5.13%) EPiServer
4 20 (4.66%) Kentico
4 20 (4.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (4.66%) Umbraco
5 14 (3.26%) Confluence
6 9 (2.10%) SAS
7 8 (1.86%) Documentum
8 7 (1.63%) nginx
9 5 (1.17%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.17%) WordPress
10 3 (0.70%) Drupal
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
12 1 (0.23%) IIS
12 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 71 (16.55%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.10%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.86%) Stata
6 6 (1.40%) InDesign
6 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (1.17%) InVision
7 5 (1.17%) Sketch
8 2 (0.47%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.47%) Figma
8 2 (0.47%) Windchill
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.23%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Oracle Clinical
1 8 (1.86%) Visualfiles
2 6 (1.40%) Shopify
3 5 (1.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 4 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.70%) Magento
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 105 (24.48%) Azure
2 65 (15.15%) AWS
3 23 (5.36%) Microsoft 365
4 19 (4.43%) SaaS
5 16 (3.73%) Power Platform
6 15 (3.50%) Google Analytics
7 10 (2.33%) Power Automate
7 10 (2.33%) PowerApps
8 8 (1.86%) Veeva
9 7 (1.63%) OneDrive
10 6 (1.40%) Cloudflare
10 6 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (1.40%) GitHub
11 5 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (1.17%) Google Workspace
11 5 (1.17%) IaaS
11 5 (1.17%) PaaS
12 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 3 (0.70%) Collibra
13 3 (0.70%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.86%) DHCP
2 8 (1.86%) DNS
3 6 (1.40%) Firewall
3 6 (1.40%) Internet
4 3 (0.70%) Intranet
4 3 (0.70%) Network Security
5 2 (0.47%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) BGP
6 1 (0.23%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.23%) HTTP
6 1 (0.23%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.23%) VoIP
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.26%) MySQL
2 10 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.33%) Tableau
3 9 (2.10%) Power BI
3 9 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.17%) QlikView
7 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.47%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.23%) Metadata
9 1 (0.23%) Metadata Repository
9 1 (0.23%) OpenQM
9 1 (0.23%) UniData
Development Applications
1 57 (13.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.90%) JIRA
3 11 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.63%) webpack
5 6 (1.40%) Cactus
5 6 (1.40%) gulp
5 6 (1.40%) Selenium
5 6 (1.40%) SpecFlow
5 6 (1.40%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.17%) git-flow
6 5 (1.17%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.93%) NUnit
7 4 (0.93%) Visual Website Optimizer
8 2 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq
9 1 (0.23%) JMeter
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 277 (64.57%) Social Skills
2 128 (29.84%) Finance
3 103 (24.01%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (11.42%) Marketing
5 34 (7.93%) Legal
6 33 (7.69%) Retail
7 30 (6.99%) Banking
8 29 (6.76%) Influencing Skills
9 27 (6.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 24 (5.59%) Presentation Skills
11 16 (3.73%) Public Sector
12 12 (2.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 11 (2.56%) Manufacturing
14 10 (2.33%) Games
15 8 (1.86%) Publishing
15 8 (1.86%) Retail Finance
16 7 (1.63%) Telecoms
17 6 (1.40%) Advertising
18 4 (0.93%) Documentation Skills
18 4 (0.93%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 90 (20.98%) Developer
2 59 (13.75%) Analyst
3 42 (9.79%) Project Manager
4 24 (5.59%) Business Analyst
5 20 (4.66%) Django Developer
5 20 (4.66%) Head of Development
5 20 (4.66%) Head of Digital
5 20 (4.66%) Head of E-Commerce
6 19 (4.43%) React Developer
7 17 (3.96%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (3.73%) .NET Developer
8 16 (3.73%) Consultant
9 14 (3.26%) Coordinator
10 13 (3.03%) IT Manager
10 13 (3.03%) Team Leader
11 12 (2.80%) IT Analyst
12 11 (2.56%) IT Support
12 11 (2.56%) Lead Developer
12 11 (2.56%) Node.js Developer
13 10 (2.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.08%) CSS
2 66 (15.38%) HTML
3 35 (8.16%) .NET
4 33 (7.69%) jQuery
5 29 (6.76%) Node.js
6 26 (6.06%) REST
7 24 (5.59%) React
8 22 (5.13%) Django
9 16 (3.73%) AngularJS
9 16 (3.73%) XML
10 14 (3.26%) Web Services
11 10 (2.33%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.10%) .NET Core
12 9 (2.10%) JSON
12 9 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (1.86%) Kafka
14 7 (1.63%) Sass
14 7 (1.63%) WinForms
15 6 (1.40%) Ajax
15 6 (1.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (23.54%) Self-Motivation
2 40 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.83%) Life Science
4 22 (5.13%) User Experience
5 20 (4.66%) Xbox
6 16 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.26%) Biotechnology
8 13 (3.03%) Blog
9 12 (2.80%) Social Media
10 8 (1.86%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.86%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.86%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.40%) Reinsurance
12 5 (1.17%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.17%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.17%) LIMS
12 5 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.93%) EPoS
13 4 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.12%) Windows
2 17 (3.96%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.26%) Linux
4 12 (2.80%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.40%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.17%) Unix
8 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.23%) Android
9 1 (0.23%) Debian
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (31.47%) Problem-Solving
2 121 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (21.45%) Project Management
4 63 (14.69%) Computer Science
5 55 (12.82%) Time Management
6 54 (12.59%) Project Delivery
7 49 (11.42%) Statistics
8 47 (10.96%) SDLC
9 45 (10.49%) Mentoring
10 38 (8.86%) E-Commerce
10 38 (8.86%) Scrum
11 37 (8.62%) Line Management
12 35 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (7.93%) Analytics
13 34 (7.93%) DevOps
13 34 (7.93%) PRINCE2
14 33 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (6.99%) Decision-Making
16 29 (6.76%) Data Privacy
16 29 (6.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 76 (17.72%) JavaScript
2 43 (10.02%) C#
3 39 (9.09%) SQL
4 34 (7.93%) Python
5 18 (4.20%) Java
6 17 (3.96%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.26%) PHP
8 12 (2.80%) C++
8 12 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.33%) C
10 7 (1.63%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.40%) Perl
11 6 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.17%) Java 8
13 3 (0.70%) R
13 3 (0.70%) VB
14 2 (0.47%) Go
14 2 (0.47%) Ruby
15 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 114 (26.57%) Degree
2 43 (10.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.56%) ISEB
4 10 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.63%) ACCA
6 7 (1.63%) APMP
6 7 (1.63%) OSCP
6 7 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.40%) CREST Certified
7 6 (1.40%) MCP
8 5 (1.17%) CISSP
9 4 (0.93%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.93%) MCSA
9 4 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.93%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.62%) QA
2 12 (2.80%) PMO
3 11 (2.56%) SLA
4 9 (2.10%) CDISC
4 9 (2.10%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.86%) Good Clinical Practice
6 7 (1.63%) P3O
7 6 (1.40%) Data Quality
7 6 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (1.17%) HL7
9 4 (0.93%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.70%) GDPR
11 2 (0.47%) MiFID
12 1 (0.23%) Accessibility
12 1 (0.23%) COBIT
12 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.23%) NIST
12 1 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 48 (11.19%) Docker
2 16 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.86%) XenApp
4 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) iptables
5 1 (0.23%) KVM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.23%) QEMU
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (3.03%) Ansible
1 13 (3.03%) Terraform
2 10 (2.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.23%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 127 (29.60%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.90%) Sitecore
3 20 (4.66%) Optimizely
3 20 (4.66%) Spotify
4 15 (3.50%) Oracle
5 13 (3.03%) Google
6 12 (2.80%) Adobe
7 10 (2.33%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.10%) SAP
9 8 (1.86%) Citrix
9 8 (1.86%) VMware
10 7 (1.63%) Pega
11 6 (1.40%) Apple
11 6 (1.40%) Cisco
11 6 (1.40%) IBM
11 6 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.17%) Sparx
13 4 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (0.93%) TOWER Software
14 3 (0.70%) JD Edwards