The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 160 172 189
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 83 70 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 1.06% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.28% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% +9.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
Change Control
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5622 5463 5712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.14% 83.00% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4659 4503 4723
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Change Control
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Change Control Salary Trend in the North West

Change Control
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change Control across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Change Control Salary Histogram in the North West

Change Control
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -8 52 £44,000 +11.39% 12
Cheshire -11 12 £53,750 +40.06%
Lancashire +2 9 £39,500 +12.85% 2
Merseyside +15 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 77 (43.75%) Finance
2 50 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (27.84%) Configuration Management
4 40 (22.73%) Project Management
5 31 (17.61%) Windows
6 29 (16.48%) ITIL
7 28 (15.91%) Service Delivery
7 28 (15.91%) Wealth Management
8 27 (15.34%) SQL
9 25 (14.20%) PRINCE2
10 23 (13.07%) Oracle
10 23 (13.07%) Java
11 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
12 19 (10.80%) MySQL
12 19 (10.80%) Problem Management
12 19 (10.80%) Degree
13 18 (10.23%) MVC
14 17 (9.66%) Project Planning
14 17 (9.66%) Waterfall
15 16 (9.09%) Git (software)
15 16 (9.09%) Scrum
16 15 (8.52%) Linux
17 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
17 14 (7.95%) Firewall
17 14 (7.95%) Risk Management
17 14 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (7.39%) Security Cleared
18 13 (7.39%) Selenium
18 13 (7.39%) Jenkins
18 13 (7.39%) Hibernate

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (7.39%) Apache
2 12 (6.82%) JBoss
3 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.70%) CMS
4 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.14%) Lync
5 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.57%) CICS
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Office
2 9 (5.11%) MS Project
3 6 (3.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.57%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) Firewall
2 8 (4.55%) VPN
3 7 (3.98%) LAN
3 7 (3.98%) Network Security
4 6 (3.41%) WAN
5 5 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.27%) BGP
7 3 (1.70%) Wireless
7 3 (1.70%) SSL
7 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.70%) DNS
7 3 (1.70%) IPv6
7 3 (1.70%) SAN
7 3 (1.70%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.70%) VLAN
8 2 (1.14%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) Extranet
9 1 (0.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.80%) MySQL
2 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.41%) DB2
4 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.84%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.27%) Big Data
6 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.14%) QlikView
7 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.57%) MS Access
8 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.39%) Selenium
2 13 (7.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.39%) JUnit
2 13 (7.39%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.82%) Gradle
4 6 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.84%) Subversion
6 4 (2.27%) NUnit
7 3 (1.70%) Maven
7 3 (1.70%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.57%) Xcode
9 1 (0.57%) WebObjects
9 1 (0.57%) Toad
9 1 (0.57%) Moq
9 1 (0.57%) FxCop
9 1 (0.57%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 77 (43.75%) Finance
2 8 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 8 (4.55%) Military
3 7 (3.98%) Banking
4 4 (2.27%) Marketing
5 3 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.14%) Publishing
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
6 2 (1.14%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (18.18%) Analyst
2 31 (17.61%) Project Manager
3 26 (14.77%) Developer
4 22 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 20 (11.36%) Applications Support
5 20 (11.36%) Applications Support Analyst
6 15 (8.52%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (7.39%) Service Manager
8 11 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.68%) Server Support
9 10 (5.68%) Windows Server Engineer
9 10 (5.68%) Server Support Engineer
9 10 (5.68%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Server Engineer
10 9 (5.11%) Consultant
10 9 (5.11%) Network Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
11 8 (4.55%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.98%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.39%) Hibernate
1 13 (7.39%) Spring
2 12 (6.82%) JSP
2 12 (6.82%) HTML
3 11 (6.25%) CSS
4 9 (5.11%) .NET
5 8 (4.55%) jQuery
5 8 (4.55%) WCF
6 7 (3.98%) Ajax
6 7 (3.98%) SAP Basis
7 6 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (3.41%) JSON
7 6 (3.41%) CSS3
7 6 (3.41%) HTML5
7 6 (3.41%) Web Services
8 5 (2.84%) Ninject
8 5 (2.84%) LINQ
9 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.70%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.68%) PMI
2 8 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.70%) PKI
4 3 (1.70%) Clustering
4 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.57%) VSAM
5 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.57%) EFT
5 1 (0.57%) NHS
5 1 (0.57%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.57%) FMCG
5 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.57%) User Experience
5 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.61%) Windows
2 15 (8.52%) Linux
3 14 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.98%) VMS
5 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.70%) UNIX
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.57%) zOS
8 1 (0.57%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.57%) openSUSE
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (27.84%) Configuration Management
3 40 (22.73%) Project Management
4 29 (16.48%) ITIL
5 28 (15.91%) Service Delivery
5 28 (15.91%) Wealth Management
6 25 (14.20%) PRINCE2
7 19 (10.80%) Problem Management
8 18 (10.23%) MVC
9 17 (9.66%) Project Planning
9 17 (9.66%) Waterfall
10 16 (9.09%) Scrum
11 14 (7.95%) Risk Management
12 13 (7.39%) Automated Testing
13 12 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (6.82%) Database Security
13 12 (6.82%) Performance Management
14 11 (6.25%) Capacity Management
14 11 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.34%) SQL
2 23 (13.07%) Java
3 12 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.68%) C#
5 7 (3.98%) ABAP
6 6 (3.41%) Ruby
7 4 (2.27%) PHP
8 3 (1.70%) Perl
8 3 (1.70%) VB
8 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.14%) VBScript
9 2 (1.14%) C
10 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.57%) COBOL
10 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.57%) VBA
10 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (10.80%) Degree
2 13 (7.39%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.39%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.41%) CCNA
5 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.84%) CCNP
7 4 (2.27%) VCP4
7 4 (2.27%) MCITP
8 3 (1.70%) PMP
8 3 (1.70%) PhD
8 3 (1.70%) MCSE
8 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.14%) VCAP
9 2 (1.14%) NCDA
9 2 (1.14%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.41%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.41%) Foglight
2 2 (1.14%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (13.07%) Oracle
2 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.82%) SAP
4 8 (4.55%) Cisco
5 7 (3.98%) Citrix
6 6 (3.41%) Imperva
6 6 (3.41%) VMware
7 5 (2.84%) Wonderware
7 5 (2.84%) Teradata
7 5 (2.84%) Sybase
7 5 (2.84%) RainStor
8 4 (2.27%) Informatica
8 4 (2.27%) HP
9 3 (1.70%) Google
9 3 (1.70%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.70%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.14%) NetApp
10 2 (1.14%) EMC
10 2 (1.14%) Remedy
10 2 (1.14%) McAfee
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