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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 65 131 90
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -41
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 277 125 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.74% 1.82% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 2.25% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 228 90 190
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6191 5545 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.64% 80.61% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 4641 5367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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 +52 161 £38,500 -12.99% 23
Cheshire +33 77 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Lancashire +9 21 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Merseyside +9 13 £42,500 -5.55%
Cumbria - 1 £55,000 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 178 (35.96%) Finance
2 177 (35.76%) ITIL
3 120 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 114 (23.03%) Project Management
5 97 (19.60%) Windows
6 96 (19.39%) MS Excel
7 90 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 83 (16.77%) Degree
9 79 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 73 (14.75%) Service Management
11 70 (14.14%) PRINCE2
12 68 (13.74%) Incident Management
13 66 (13.33%) SQL Server
14 63 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
15 61 (12.32%) VMware
16 60 (12.12%) Service Delivery
17 58 (11.72%) Linux
18 56 (11.31%) SQL
18 56 (11.31%) SLA
19 54 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
20 53 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
21 50 (10.10%) MS Office
22 48 (9.70%) MS Project
23 45 (9.09%) Management Information System
24 43 (8.69%) Risk Management
25 42 (8.48%) Oracle
25 42 (8.48%) Citrix
25 42 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
26 41 (8.28%) Active Directory
26 41 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 40 (8.08%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.62%) Lync
5 6 (1.21%) IIS
6 5 (1.01%) SAS
6 5 (1.01%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
7 4 (0.81%) Apache
7 4 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 96 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 50 (10.10%) MS Office
3 48 (9.70%) MS Project
4 8 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.61%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.20%) Exstream
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.07%) SAN
2 29 (5.86%) TCP/IP
3 24 (4.85%) Intranet
4 22 (4.44%) MPLS
4 22 (4.44%) DNS
5 19 (3.84%) WAN
6 16 (3.23%) NAS
7 15 (3.03%) OSPF
7 15 (3.03%) BGP
8 12 (2.42%) Firewall
8 12 (2.42%) DHCP
9 11 (2.22%) SMTP
9 11 (2.22%) RIP
10 9 (1.82%) Junos
11 8 (1.62%) Broadband
12 7 (1.41%) LAN
13 6 (1.21%) VoIP
13 6 (1.21%) ADSL
13 6 (1.21%) Network Security
13 6 (1.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.22%) DB2
6 9 (1.82%) DTS
7 6 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.21%) MS Access
8 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.61%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.41%) Subversion
3 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.81%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.20%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.20%) MSI
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) WATIR
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 178 (35.96%) Finance
2 36 (7.27%) Retail
3 29 (5.86%) Financial Institution
4 28 (5.66%) Banking
5 15 (3.03%) Marketing
6 12 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.01%) Legal
7 5 (1.01%) Games
7 5 (1.01%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Local Government
8 2 (0.40%) Billing
8 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (14.34%) Analyst
2 66 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 42 (8.48%) Support Engineer
4 38 (7.68%) Service Manager
5 32 (6.46%) Administrator
6 26 (5.25%) DBA
7 25 (5.05%) Developer
8 22 (4.44%) Consultant
8 22 (4.44%) IT Services Manager
9 21 (4.24%) Windows Support Engineer
10 20 (4.04%) Windows Server Engineer
10 20 (4.04%) Server Support
10 20 (4.04%) Business Analyst
10 20 (4.04%) Support Analyst
10 20 (4.04%) Server Engineer
10 20 (4.04%) Server Support Engineer
11 17 (3.43%) SQL DBA
12 15 (3.03%) Network Engineer
12 15 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (3.03%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.06%) .NET
2 10 (2.02%) XML
3 9 (1.82%) HTML
4 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.62%) SOAP
5 7 (1.41%) CSS
6 6 (1.21%) Web Services
6 6 (1.21%) Classic ASP
6 6 (1.21%) WSDL
7 5 (1.01%) Middleware
8 4 (0.81%) jQuery
8 4 (0.81%) JMS
9 3 (0.61%) HTML5
10 2 (0.40%) D3.js
10 2 (0.40%) SAP XI
10 2 (0.40%) JSF
10 2 (0.40%) Java SE
10 2 (0.40%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.20%) WCF
11 1 (0.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.04%) Clustering
4 12 (2.42%) Replication
5 8 (1.62%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.62%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.62%) e-Health
5 8 (1.62%) FMCG
6 7 (1.41%) FlexPod
7 6 (1.21%) User Experience
8 5 (1.01%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.01%) CMDB
9 4 (0.81%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.81%) PKI
9 4 (0.81%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.81%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.81%) HACMP
9 4 (0.81%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.81%) Cryptography
9 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 97 (19.60%) Windows
2 58 (11.72%) Linux
3 54 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (6.67%) UNIX
6 28 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (4.44%) Windows 2000
8 18 (3.64%) VMS
9 11 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.62%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.21%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.81%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.61%) AIX
13 3 (0.61%) Solaris
14 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.20%) Android
15 1 (0.20%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (35.76%) ITIL
2 114 (23.03%) Project Management
3 90 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 79 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (14.75%) Service Management
6 70 (14.14%) PRINCE2
7 68 (13.74%) Incident Management
8 63 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (12.12%) Service Delivery
10 43 (8.69%) Risk Management
11 35 (7.07%) Migration
12 33 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
14 28 (5.66%) Change Control
15 26 (5.25%) PRINCE
16 25 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 25 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
17 24 (4.85%) ERP
18 23 (4.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 56 (11.31%) SQL
2 29 (5.86%) T-SQL
3 24 (4.85%) Java
4 22 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 18 (3.64%) Perl
6 13 (2.63%) C
7 12 (2.42%) VB.NET
7 12 (2.42%) Python
8 11 (2.22%) C#
9 9 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.62%) Ruby
10 8 (1.62%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.21%) VB
12 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.81%) PHP
14 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.20%) VBScript
15 1 (0.20%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 83 (16.77%) Degree
2 42 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (7.07%) MCITP
4 27 (5.45%) MCTS
5 26 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.44%) CCA
7 22 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (4.44%) CCNA
8 18 (3.64%) ISEB
8 18 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (3.64%) ISTQB
9 17 (3.43%) MCSE
10 14 (2.83%) MCSA
11 13 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (2.42%) SC Cleared
13 11 (2.22%) PMI Certification
14 10 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.31%) SLA
2 31 (6.26%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (8.28%) Active Directory
1 41 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (5.66%) VMware ESX
3 18 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 13 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.42%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.62%) VMware Server
6 8 (1.62%) VMFS
6 8 (1.62%) vCloud
7 6 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.81%) PowerHA
10 3 (0.61%) vSphere
10 3 (0.61%) XenApp
11 2 (0.40%) XenServer
12 1 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.20%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.20%) Samba
12 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.41%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.41%) SCCM
3 6 (1.21%) SCOM
3 6 (1.21%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.81%) TIBCO Hawk
6 3 (0.61%) WSUS
6 3 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.40%) Cacti
7 2 (0.40%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.40%) Legato
8 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 120 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.32%) VMware
3 42 (8.48%) Citrix
3 42 (8.48%) Oracle
4 37 (7.47%) Cisco
5 26 (5.25%) HP
6 22 (4.44%) Juniper
7 18 (3.64%) NetApp
8 17 (3.43%) Symantec
9 15 (3.03%) McAfee
10 13 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 12 (2.42%) EMC
12 11 (2.22%) CA
12 11 (2.22%) SAP
13 9 (1.82%) Sun
14 8 (1.62%) IBM
15 7 (1.41%) Mitel
16 6 (1.21%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.21%) Fortinet
17 4 (0.81%) Actimize
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sandbach, Cheshire
Vanty International
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £47000 to £57000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Superb Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
London / Manchester
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago