The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 135 150 159
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 59 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.40% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.96% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 34
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £39,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.51% -0.93%
Change Control
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3461 3006 3458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 79.86% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2567 3100
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Change Control
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region.

Change Control Salary Trend in Manchester

Change Control
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Change Control Salary Histogram in Manchester

Change Control
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 8 £47,000 +11.90%
Altrincham +3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Change Control
North West

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control.

1 49 (46.23%) Configuration Management
2 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (37.74%) Finance
4 34 (32.08%) Windows
5 28 (26.42%) SQL
5 28 (26.42%) ITIL
6 26 (24.53%) Service Delivery
7 23 (21.70%) Degree
8 22 (20.75%) Wealth Management
9 21 (19.81%) Linux
9 21 (19.81%) Selenium
9 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
10 20 (18.87%) Java
11 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
11 19 (17.92%) MVC
11 19 (17.92%) Scrum
11 19 (17.92%) MySQL
11 19 (17.92%) Jenkins
11 19 (17.92%) JUnit
11 19 (17.92%) Hibernate
11 19 (17.92%) Spring
11 19 (17.92%) Apache
12 18 (16.98%) JBoss
12 18 (16.98%) Eclipse
12 18 (16.98%) JSP
12 18 (16.98%) Gradle
13 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
14 16 (15.09%) Automated Testing
15 15 (14.15%) VMware

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (17.92%) Apache
2 18 (16.98%) JBoss
3 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.94%) Lync
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) Firewall
2 9 (8.49%) VPN
3 8 (7.55%) Network Security
4 7 (6.60%) SAN
5 6 (5.66%) WAN
6 3 (2.83%) LAN
6 3 (2.83%) DNS
6 3 (2.83%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.83%) NAS
6 3 (2.83%) VLAN
6 3 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.89%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.89%) BGP
7 2 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.89%) Wireless
7 2 (1.89%) SSL
7 2 (1.89%) IPv6
8 1 (0.94%) VoIP
8 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) MySQL
2 7 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.83%) Big Data
5 3 (2.83%) MS Access
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Selenium
1 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.92%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.92%) JUnit
3 18 (16.98%) Eclipse
3 18 (16.98%) Gradle
4 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.72%) Maven
5 5 (4.72%) Gerrit
6 4 (3.77%) Subversion
7 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.94%) WATIR
8 1 (0.94%) Toad
8 1 (0.94%) NUnit
8 1 (0.94%) FxCop
8 1 (0.94%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.94%) Moq
8 1 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Military
3 8 (7.55%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Developer
1 27 (25.47%) Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Support Analyst
3 19 (17.92%) Applications Support
3 19 (17.92%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Server Support
5 11 (10.38%) Server Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Server Support Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Windows Support Engineer
6 10 (9.43%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Team Leader
8 8 (7.55%) Java Team Leader
8 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (6.60%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) Hibernate
1 19 (17.92%) Spring
2 18 (16.98%) JSP
3 14 (13.21%) Web Services
4 13 (12.26%) Ninject
4 13 (12.26%) WCF
4 13 (12.26%) LINQ
5 5 (4.72%) HTML
5 5 (4.72%) CSS
6 3 (2.83%) .NET
6 3 (2.83%) Grails
7 2 (1.89%) jQuery
8 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.94%) J2EE
8 1 (0.94%) COM
8 1 (0.94%) Ajax
8 1 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.89%) PMI
4 2 (1.89%) PKI
4 2 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.94%) EFT
5 1 (0.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.08%) Windows
2 21 (19.81%) Linux
3 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.43%) VMS
4 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (8.49%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.83%) UNIX
8 2 (1.89%) Android
9 1 (0.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.94%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.94%) AIX
9 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (46.23%) Configuration Management
2 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.42%) ITIL
4 26 (24.53%) Service Delivery
5 22 (20.75%) Wealth Management
6 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
6 19 (17.92%) Scrum
6 19 (17.92%) MVC
7 16 (15.09%) Automated Testing
8 15 (14.15%) Problem Management
9 13 (12.26%) Business Continuity
9 13 (12.26%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (11.32%) Change Management
11 10 (9.43%) Test Strategy
12 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (7.55%) Capacity Management
14 6 (5.66%) Project Management
15 5 (4.72%) Release Management
15 5 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) SQL
2 20 (18.87%) Java
3 14 (13.21%) C#
4 12 (11.32%) Ruby
5 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.83%) Groovy
6 3 (2.83%) VBA
7 2 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) Perl
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
2 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (11.32%) MCITP
4 9 (8.49%) MCTS
4 9 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.49%) CCNA
5 8 (7.55%) CCA
5 8 (7.55%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (6.60%) MCSE
6 7 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.72%) VCAP
8 4 (3.77%) MCSA
9 3 (2.83%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.89%) NCDA
10 2 (1.89%) NCIE
10 2 (1.89%) CCNP
10 2 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.49%) VMware ESX
4 8 (7.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.83%) XenApp
6 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.94%) vSphere
7 1 (0.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Hyperic
2 3 (2.83%) Foglight
3 2 (1.89%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) VMware
3 13 (12.26%) Citrix
3 13 (12.26%) Wonderware
4 8 (7.55%) Cisco
5 7 (6.60%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 3 (2.83%) ProCurve
6 3 (2.83%) Imperva
7 2 (1.89%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.89%) NetApp
7 2 (1.89%) Apple
7 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.89%) McAfee
8 1 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.94%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.94%) Lumension
8 1 (0.94%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.94%) Qualys