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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 169 146 184
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +38
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 87 94 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 1.32% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.70% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 51 75 50
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 £30,000 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
6064 5518 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.65% 77.54% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4678 4990
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 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 22 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 +2 50 £32,250 -24.11% 5
Cheshire -14 33 £35,500 +2.89% 3
Merseyside +2 5 £52,500 +20.00% 3
Lancashire -3 1 - - 1
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 68 (42.77%) Windows
2 59 (37.11%) Finance
3 55 (34.59%) ITIL
4 38 (23.90%) VMware
5 37 (23.27%) Change Management
6 36 (22.64%) SQL
7 34 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (20.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (20.13%) SAN
9 30 (18.87%) Microsoft
10 29 (18.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (16.98%) Project Management
12 26 (16.35%) Configuration Management
12 26 (16.35%) Degree
13 25 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (15.09%) Problem Management
14 24 (15.09%) Service Delivery
15 23 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
16 22 (13.84%) VMware ESX
16 22 (13.84%) Marketing
17 20 (12.58%) MCITP
17 20 (12.58%) Citrix
18 19 (11.95%) SLA
18 19 (11.95%) Cisco
18 19 (11.95%) Windows 2000
18 19 (11.95%) Web Services
19 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
20 17 (10.69%) CCA
20 17 (10.69%) Citrix Certification
20 17 (10.69%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 17 (10.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.18%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (5.03%) IIS
5 5 (3.14%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (2.52%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) MS Office
2 13 (8.18%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.26%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.13%) SAN
2 16 (10.06%) NAS
3 15 (9.43%) WAN
4 9 (5.66%) Internet
5 6 (3.77%) Firewall
6 3 (1.89%) Wireless
6 3 (1.89%) VoIP
6 3 (1.89%) VPN
6 3 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.89%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.89%) Network Security
7 2 (1.26%) Multicast
7 2 (1.26%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.26%) DSL
7 2 (1.26%) MPLS
7 2 (1.26%) SDH
8 1 (0.63%) SSH
8 1 (0.63%) FTP
8 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.03%) Big Data
3 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.77%) MySQL
5 5 (3.14%) DB2
5 5 (3.14%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.89%) MS Access
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.40%) Subversion
3 7 (4.40%) Selenium
3 7 (4.40%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.14%) JUnit
4 5 (3.14%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.52%) Gradle
5 4 (2.52%) Gerrit
5 4 (2.52%) NUnit
6 2 (1.26%) JIRA
6 2 (1.26%) Moq
6 2 (1.26%) FxCop
6 2 (1.26%) StyleCop
6 2 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.26%) Maven
7 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.63%) Aptana Studio
General
1 59 (37.11%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Marketing
3 7 (4.40%) Publishing
4 6 (3.77%) Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Billing
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.26%) Advertising
6 2 (1.26%) Electronics
6 2 (1.26%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) Local Government
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (26.42%) Analyst
2 29 (18.24%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Server Support
3 17 (10.69%) Windows Server Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Server Support Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Server Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Windows Support Engineer
4 14 (8.81%) Support Analyst
5 13 (8.18%) Developer
6 10 (6.29%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.66%) Service Manager
8 8 (5.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (5.03%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.03%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.03%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.03%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.40%) Storage Analyst
9 7 (4.40%) Head of Infrastructure
10 6 (3.77%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.95%) Web Services
2 11 (6.92%) WCF
3 10 (6.29%) LINQ
3 10 (6.29%) Ninject
3 10 (6.29%) .NET
4 6 (3.77%) Software Packaging
4 6 (3.77%) Application Packaging
4 6 (3.77%) HTML
5 5 (3.14%) Middleware
5 5 (3.14%) CSS
6 4 (2.52%) HTML5
6 4 (2.52%) JSP
6 4 (2.52%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.52%) Spring
7 3 (1.89%) CSS3
7 3 (1.89%) jQuery
8 2 (1.26%) JSON
8 2 (1.26%) Grails
8 2 (1.26%) RESTful
8 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.03%) Symmetrix DMX
2 8 (5.03%) Firmware
2 8 (5.03%) CLARiiON
2 8 (5.03%) EMC Centera
3 5 (3.14%) Clustering
3 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.52%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.26%) FMCG
5 2 (1.26%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.26%) IPTV
6 1 (0.63%) Statistics
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.63%) Wiki
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (42.77%) Windows
2 29 (18.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.95%) Windows 2000
5 17 (10.69%) VMS
6 13 (8.18%) Linux
7 8 (5.03%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.52%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.52%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.89%) Android
12 2 (1.26%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.63%) UNIX
13 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.59%) ITIL
2 37 (23.27%) Change Management
3 27 (16.98%) Project Management
4 26 (16.35%) Configuration Management
5 24 (15.09%) Problem Management
5 24 (15.09%) Service Delivery
6 23 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (10.69%) Business Continuity
8 15 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.81%) Asset Management
10 13 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.18%) Service Management
11 12 (7.55%) Scrum
11 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.29%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (6.29%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (5.66%) Resource Management
14 8 (5.03%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.64%) SQL
2 16 (10.06%) Ruby
3 14 (8.81%) C#
4 12 (7.55%) Java
5 7 (4.40%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.40%) Python
6 6 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.14%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.52%) VBA
9 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.26%) Groovy
10 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (20.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.35%) Degree
3 20 (12.58%) MCITP
4 17 (10.69%) CCA
4 17 (10.69%) Citrix Certification
4 17 (10.69%) MCTS
5 13 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (7.55%) MCSE
7 9 (5.66%) CCNA
8 7 (4.40%) MCSA
9 5 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.52%) CCIE
10 4 (2.52%) CCNP
10 4 (2.52%) CCIP
11 3 (1.89%) ISEB
11 3 (1.89%) VCAP
11 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.95%) SLA
2 6 (3.77%) QA
3 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (13.84%) VMware ESX
3 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
4 17 (10.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (3.14%) vSphere
6 3 (1.89%) XenApp
6 3 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.26%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.63%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) SCCM
2 2 (1.26%) Hyperic
2 2 (1.26%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.26%) OpenView
3 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (23.90%) VMware
2 30 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.58%) Citrix
4 19 (11.95%) Cisco
5 13 (8.18%) Apple
6 10 (6.29%) Wonderware
7 8 (5.03%) NetApp
7 8 (5.03%) HP
7 8 (5.03%) EMC
7 8 (5.03%) Remedy
7 8 (5.03%) Oracle
8 6 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.14%) TIBCO
9 5 (3.14%) JBoss
9 5 (3.14%) RainStor
10 4 (2.52%) Juniper
10 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.89%) Mitel
12 2 (1.26%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.26%) F5
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago