The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 185 183
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 48 55 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.78% 0.96% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.09% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 60
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,900
% change year-on-year -4.44% +4.89%  

Change Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Change Control as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Change Control in the North West

Change Control
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Change Control 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +9 19 £34,500 -4.16% 2
Manchester -33 13 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Merseyside +4 12 £42,500 +47.82% 2
Lancashire -18 1 - - 1
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 28 (34.15%) ITIL
2 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
4 22 (26.83%) Service Delivery
5 20 (24.39%) Security Cleared
6 19 (23.17%) SC Cleared
6 19 (23.17%) Finance
7 18 (21.95%) Manufacturing
8 16 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (19.51%) Service Design
9 15 (18.29%) Windows
10 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
11 12 (14.63%) Oracle
12 11 (13.41%) SQL
12 11 (13.41%) Linux
12 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
12 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (12.20%) ERP
13 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.98%) VMware
14 9 (10.98%) Project Management
14 9 (10.98%) Logistics
15 8 (9.76%) Degree
15 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (9.76%) Life Science
15 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
15 8 (9.76%) C#
15 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
15 8 (9.76%) CRM

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.44%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (2.44%) PTC Creo
5 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.44%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.22%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.22%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) WAN
2 6 (7.32%) Firewall
3 4 (4.88%) Internet
3 4 (4.88%) LAN
3 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.66%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.66%) VoIP
5 2 (2.44%) BGP
5 2 (2.44%) DHCP
5 2 (2.44%) IPv4
5 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.22%) Extranet
6 1 (1.22%) Intranet
6 1 (1.22%) ISDN
6 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) MS Access
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) IDOL
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 18 (21.95%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Legal
5 4 (4.88%) Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.22%) Back Office
7 1 (1.22%) Law
7 1 (1.22%) Marketing
7 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Analyst
2 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Server Specialist
3 7 (8.54%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (7.32%) Database Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Database Developer
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Developer
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (7.32%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (6.10%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 4 (4.88%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) .NET
1 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.76%) Life Science
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
4 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.44%) PMI
8 1 (1.22%) Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) FMCG
8 1 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.41%) Linux
4 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Unix
6 2 (2.44%) CentOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) ITIL
2 22 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 16 (19.51%) Service Design
4 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (12.20%) ERP
6 9 (10.98%) Logistics
6 9 (10.98%) Project Management
7 8 (9.76%) CRM
7 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.54%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (8.54%) Data Migration
8 7 (8.54%) Migration
9 6 (7.32%) Asset Management
9 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.32%) Change Management
9 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.32%) Service Management
10 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) C#
3 7 (8.54%) VB.NET
4 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.32%) VBA
5 2 (2.44%) Java
5 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 19 (23.17%) SC Cleared
3 16 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (9.76%) Degree
5 7 (8.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.88%) MCSE
7 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.88%) PMP
8 3 (3.66%) CCIE
8 3 (3.66%) CCNP
8 3 (3.66%) MCP
8 3 (3.66%) MCSA
9 2 (2.44%) CCNA
9 2 (2.44%) NVQ Level 4
9 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.22%) ACCA
10 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.22%) PgMP
10 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) PMO
3 2 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) P3O
4 1 (1.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.22%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.63%) Oracle
3 9 (10.98%) VMware
4 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.54%) NetApp
6 6 (7.32%) Cisco
6 6 (7.32%) SAP
7 4 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.66%) F5
8 3 (3.66%) Juniper
9 2 (2.44%) Dell
9 2 (2.44%) Hitachi
9 2 (2.44%) IFS
9 2 (2.44%) Sun
10 1 (1.22%) Apple
10 1 (1.22%) Concur
10 1 (1.22%) IBM
10 1 (1.22%) iManage
10 1 (1.22%) RainStor
10 1 (1.22%) Siebel
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