The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 165 158 182
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 77 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 1.18% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.52% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 49 75 57
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5839 5597 5763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.45% 77.95% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4651 4755 5057
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Change Control
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
(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 +5 47 £30,000 -29.41% 9
Cheshire -2 22 £34,500 -6.75% 1
Merseyside -2 7 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Lancashire -1 1 - - 2
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 65 (40.63%) Windows
2 56 (35.00%) Finance
3 48 (30.00%) ITIL
4 39 (24.38%) SQL
5 38 (23.75%) Change Management
6 37 (23.13%) VMware
7 33 (20.63%) Project Management
7 33 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (20.00%) SAN
9 31 (19.38%) Microsoft
10 27 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (16.25%) Degree
12 25 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (15.63%) Service Delivery
13 24 (15.00%) Configuration Management
13 24 (15.00%) Problem Management
14 21 (13.13%) Marketing
14 21 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (13.13%) Active Directory
15 20 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (11.88%) Cisco
17 18 (11.25%) PRINCE2
17 18 (11.25%) Web Services
17 18 (11.25%) MS Exchange
18 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
18 17 (10.63%) SLA
18 17 (10.63%) VMware ESX
19 16 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (10.00%) Citrix
19 16 (10.00%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 18 (11.25%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.38%) IIS
4 5 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (2.50%) Apache
6 2 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.38%) MS Office
3 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.25%) SaaS
2 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.00%) SAN
2 15 (9.38%) NAS
3 14 (8.75%) WAN
4 9 (5.63%) Internet
5 5 (3.13%) Firewall
6 4 (2.50%) VoIP
7 3 (1.88%) Wireless
8 2 (1.25%) MPLS
8 2 (1.25%) DSL
8 2 (1.25%) VPN
8 2 (1.25%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.25%) SDH
8 2 (1.25%) Multicast
8 2 (1.25%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.25%) Network Security
8 2 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.63%) SSH
9 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.75%) MySQL
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.13%) DB2
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (2.50%) Big Data
8 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (6.88%) Subversion
2 10 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.63%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.00%) Selenium
5 6 (3.75%) JUnit
5 6 (3.75%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.75%) NUnit
6 5 (3.13%) Gerrit
6 5 (3.13%) JIRA
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.50%) Gradle
8 3 (1.88%) FxCop
8 3 (1.88%) StyleCop
8 3 (1.88%) Moq
8 3 (1.88%) Maven
9 2 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.63%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.63%) Aptana Studio
General
1 56 (35.00%) Finance
2 21 (13.13%) Marketing
3 10 (6.25%) Banking
4 7 (4.38%) Retail
4 7 (4.38%) Publishing
5 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.50%) Electronics
6 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.50%) Military
7 3 (1.88%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.88%) Billing
8 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Local Government
9 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (26.88%) Analyst
2 24 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 16 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 13 (8.13%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.50%) Server Support
5 12 (7.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Server Support Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Server Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Windows Support Engineer
6 11 (6.88%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.63%) Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Systems Manager
8 8 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.00%) Business Manager
8 8 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.38%) Head of Infrastructure
9 7 (4.38%) Business Systems Manager
9 7 (4.38%) Storage Analyst
9 7 (4.38%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.25%) Web Services
2 12 (7.50%) .NET
3 10 (6.25%) WCF
4 9 (5.63%) Ninject
4 9 (5.63%) LINQ
5 7 (4.38%) HTML
6 6 (3.75%) CSS
6 6 (3.75%) Application Packaging
6 6 (3.75%) Software Packaging
7 5 (3.13%) Spring
7 5 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 5 (3.13%) JSP
7 5 (3.13%) Middleware
8 4 (2.50%) HTML5
9 3 (1.88%) CSS3
9 3 (1.88%) jQuery
9 3 (1.88%) Grails
10 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.25%) XML
10 2 (1.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.00%) Firmware
2 8 (5.00%) CLARiiON
2 8 (5.00%) EMC Centera
2 8 (5.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.13%) Clustering
4 4 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.88%) NHS
6 2 (1.25%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.25%) IPTV
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (40.63%) Windows
2 27 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (9.38%) Linux
5 14 (8.75%) Windows 2000
6 12 (7.50%) VMS
7 8 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.75%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.75%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.88%) Android
11 2 (1.25%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) ITIL
2 38 (23.75%) Change Management
3 33 (20.63%) Project Management
4 25 (15.63%) Service Delivery
5 24 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 24 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 20 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (11.25%) PRINCE2
8 16 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.75%) Asset Management
11 13 (8.13%) Requirements Management
11 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
12 12 (7.50%) Business Continuity
13 10 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (6.25%) Scrum
13 10 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
13 10 (6.25%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.38%) SQL
2 16 (10.00%) C#
2 16 (10.00%) Java
3 15 (9.38%) Ruby
4 7 (4.38%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.38%) Python
4 7 (4.38%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.88%) Groovy
6 3 (1.88%) C
6 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.25%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (16.25%) Degree
2 25 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.75%) MCITP
4 12 (7.50%) CCA
4 12 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.50%) MCTS
5 10 (6.25%) MCSE
6 8 (5.00%) CCNA
7 6 (3.75%) MCSA
8 4 (2.50%) CCIE
8 4 (2.50%) CCNP
8 4 (2.50%) CCIP
8 4 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.88%) APMP
9 3 (1.88%) ISEB
10 2 (1.25%) VCAP
10 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) QA
3 5 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (13.13%) Active Directory
3 17 (10.63%) VMware ESX
4 12 (7.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (3.13%) vSphere
6 3 (1.88%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.25%) XenApp
7 2 (1.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.63%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) SCCM
2 2 (1.25%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.25%) OpenView
2 2 (1.25%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.63%) Legato
Vendors
1 37 (23.13%) VMware
2 31 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.88%) Cisco
4 16 (10.00%) Citrix
5 15 (9.38%) Apple
6 12 (7.50%) Oracle
7 9 (5.63%) Wonderware
8 8 (5.00%) HP
8 8 (5.00%) EMC
8 8 (5.00%) NetApp
9 6 (3.75%) Remedy
9 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.13%) JBoss
10 5 (3.13%) Sage
10 5 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.13%) TIBCO
11 4 (2.50%) Juniper
12 3 (1.88%) Mitel
13 2 (1.25%) Nokia
13 2 (1.25%) Lotus
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita
Salary: car
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago