The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 57 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 279 218 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.15% 2.97% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 3.56% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 226 179 154
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,290
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £63,000 £63,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Change Management
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
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Change Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Change Management Salary Trend in the North West

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Change Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Change Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +48 178 £45,000 +28.57% 25
Cheshire -18 59 £40,000 -8.57% 13
Merseyside +13 23 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Lancashire -1 10 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Cumbria -5 8 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 154 (34.92%) Finance
2 141 (31.97%) Project Management
3 127 (28.80%) ITIL
4 120 (27.21%) Microsoft
5 94 (21.32%) PRINCE2
6 87 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (15.65%) SQL
8 68 (15.42%) Windows
8 68 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 66 (14.97%) MS Excel
10 63 (14.29%) Service Management
11 61 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
12 59 (13.38%) Service Delivery
13 58 (13.15%) MS Office
14 56 (12.70%) Degree
15 55 (12.47%) Risk Management
16 51 (11.56%) Banking
16 51 (11.56%) Mentoring
17 48 (10.88%) SLA
18 44 (9.98%) Linux
19 43 (9.75%) Retail
20 42 (9.52%) UNIX
20 42 (9.52%) MS Project
21 41 (9.30%) IBM
22 40 (9.07%) Oracle
23 37 (8.39%) Business Analysis
23 37 (8.39%) Incident Management
23 37 (8.39%) SDLC
24 33 (7.48%) VMware
24 33 (7.48%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Change Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.81%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (1.81%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.59%) CICS
7 5 (1.13%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.68%) Lync
9 3 (0.68%) CMS
9 3 (0.68%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.68%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.68%) IIS
10 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.23%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 66 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 58 (13.15%) MS Office
3 42 (9.52%) MS Project
4 16 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.36%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.68%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.45%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.49%) Office 365
3 5 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.35%) SAN
2 19 (4.31%) Firewall
3 18 (4.08%) DHCP
3 18 (4.08%) DNS
4 16 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.40%) WAN
6 12 (2.72%) Wireless
7 11 (2.49%) VPN
8 10 (2.27%) LAN
8 10 (2.27%) VLAN
8 10 (2.27%) NAS
9 9 (2.04%) VDSL
9 9 (2.04%) Internet
9 9 (2.04%) ADSL
10 5 (1.13%) ATM
10 5 (1.13%) VoIP
10 5 (1.13%) MPLS
11 4 (0.91%) Broadband
12 3 (0.68%) OSPF
12 3 (0.68%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.67%) Oracle Database
3 21 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.31%) MySQL
6 15 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 8 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.59%) Easytrieve
9 7 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.91%) Big Data
12 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.91%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.27%) Subversion
3 7 (1.59%) JIRA
4 6 (1.36%) Mercurial
5 5 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.13%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.68%) JUnit
6 3 (0.68%) Selenium
6 3 (0.68%) TestNG
6 3 (0.68%) UltraEdit
7 2 (0.45%) MyEclipse
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.23%) ProC
General
1 154 (34.92%) Finance
2 51 (11.56%) Banking
3 43 (9.75%) Retail
4 21 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 14 (3.17%) Back Office
6 13 (2.95%) Legal
7 11 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.27%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.81%) Publishing
10 7 (1.59%) Law
11 5 (1.13%) Marketing
12 3 (0.68%) Local Government
12 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.45%) Billing
14 1 (0.23%) Advertising
14 1 (0.23%) Electronics
14 1 (0.23%) Front Office
14 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 68 (15.42%) Analyst
3 43 (9.75%) Business Analyst
4 34 (7.71%) Service Manager
5 31 (7.03%) Business Manager
6 28 (6.35%) Developer
7 25 (5.67%) Administrator
7 25 (5.67%) IT Project Manager
8 22 (4.99%) Delivery Manager
9 20 (4.54%) Services Delivery Manager
9 20 (4.54%) DBA
10 19 (4.31%) Graduate
11 18 (4.08%) Consultant
11 18 (4.08%) Change Manager
12 15 (3.40%) Technical Specialist
12 15 (3.40%) SQL DBA
12 15 (3.40%) IT Services Manager
13 14 (3.17%) Systems Manager
14 12 (2.72%) Senior Manager
15 11 (2.49%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.63%) HTML
2 12 (2.72%) .NET
3 10 (2.27%) CSS
4 7 (1.59%) XHTML
5 6 (1.36%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.13%) Web Services
6 5 (1.13%) Apache Flex
7 4 (0.91%) Spring
7 4 (0.91%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.91%) J2EE
8 3 (0.68%) COM
8 3 (0.68%) XML
8 3 (0.68%) XSLT
8 3 (0.68%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.68%) SOAP
8 3 (0.68%) WCF
8 3 (0.68%) WPF
8 3 (0.68%) MXML
8 3 (0.68%) REST
9 2 (0.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 31 (7.03%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.63%) Clustering
5 11 (2.49%) LPAR
6 10 (2.27%) Statistics
7 9 (2.04%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.81%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.81%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.59%) User Experience
9 7 (1.59%) Life Science
9 7 (1.59%) VSAM
10 5 (1.13%) HACMP
10 5 (1.13%) NHS
10 5 (1.13%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.91%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.68%) GIS
12 3 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (15.42%) Windows
2 44 (9.98%) Linux
3 42 (9.52%) UNIX
4 20 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (4.08%) Windows 7
6 17 (3.85%) AIX
7 15 (3.40%) Solaris
8 14 (3.17%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.59%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.13%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.91%) Android
13 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (31.97%) Project Management
2 127 (28.80%) ITIL
3 94 (21.32%) PRINCE2
4 87 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (14.29%) Service Management
7 59 (13.38%) Service Delivery
8 55 (12.47%) Risk Management
9 51 (11.56%) Mentoring
10 37 (8.39%) SDLC
10 37 (8.39%) Business Analysis
10 37 (8.39%) Incident Management
11 32 (7.26%) Problem Management
12 31 (7.03%) Scrum
13 24 (5.44%) Software Delivery
13 24 (5.44%) Coaching
13 24 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (4.99%) Process Management
15 22 (4.99%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 69 (15.65%) SQL
2 19 (4.31%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.85%) Java
5 13 (2.95%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.49%) C#
6 11 (2.49%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.59%) COBOL
7 7 (1.59%) Assembly Language
7 7 (1.59%) REXX
7 7 (1.59%) JCL
8 6 (1.36%) PHP
9 5 (1.13%) C
9 5 (1.13%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.91%) Python
10 4 (0.91%) VBScript
11 3 (0.68%) VB
11 3 (0.68%) Progress 4GL
11 3 (0.68%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (12.70%) Degree
2 21 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.31%) MCP
4 18 (4.08%) MCSE
4 18 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.40%) PMI Certification
7 14 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.17%) PMP
8 12 (2.72%) MCITP
8 12 (2.72%) CCNA
8 12 (2.72%) ISEB
9 11 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (2.04%) MCTS
10 9 (2.04%) JNCIA
10 9 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.59%) MCSA
11 7 (1.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 6 (1.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.88%) SLA
2 22 (4.99%) QA
3 8 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.68%) HL7
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) FATCA
System Software
1 31 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.91%) Firmware
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.23%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 13 (2.95%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.81%) SCCM
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.91%) Plesk
3 4 (0.91%) cPanel
4 3 (0.68%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.45%) Netcool
6 1 (0.23%) Foglight
6 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.23%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 120 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.30%) IBM
3 40 (9.07%) Oracle
4 33 (7.48%) VMware
5 25 (5.67%) Cisco
6 23 (5.22%) HP
7 14 (3.17%) Juniper
7 14 (3.17%) Hitachi
8 11 (2.49%) Adobe
9 10 (2.27%) Dell
10 9 (2.04%) Avaya
11 8 (1.81%) Sun
11 8 (1.81%) NetApp
12 6 (1.36%) Remedy
12 6 (1.36%) SAP
13 5 (1.13%) EMC
13 5 (1.13%) Actimize
13 5 (1.13%) Capita
13 5 (1.13%) Veeam
13 5 (1.13%) Nimble Storage
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