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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 86 89 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 215 178 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.91% 2.63% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 3.31% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 177 136 134
Average salary £39,250 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £52,500
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
6193 5371 5759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.78% 79.32% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 4552 4952
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 93 £38,500 -9.41% 17
Cheshire -8 81 £36,000 -4.00% 12
Merseyside +19 20 £55,000 +26.43% 5
Lancashire +13 17 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Cumbria - 7 £42,500 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 151 (33.48%) ITIL
2 138 (30.60%) Finance
3 105 (23.28%) Windows
4 92 (20.40%) Project Management
5 91 (20.18%) Microsoft
6 82 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 79 (17.52%) VMware
8 78 (17.29%) Linux
9 75 (16.63%) SLA
10 64 (14.19%) Degree
11 59 (13.08%) PRINCE2
12 57 (12.64%) SQL
12 57 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 56 (12.42%) SQL Server
13 56 (12.42%) SAN
13 56 (12.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 56 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (11.97%) MS Excel
15 52 (11.53%) UNIX
16 51 (11.31%) Active Directory
17 50 (11.09%) HP
18 49 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 49 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
19 47 (10.42%) Oracle
19 47 (10.42%) Incident Management
20 44 (9.76%) VMware ESX
21 42 (9.31%) Service Management
21 42 (9.31%) Citrix
21 42 (9.31%) MS Exchange
22 41 (9.09%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 42 (9.31%) MS Exchange
2 26 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (3.10%) Lync
6 14 (3.10%) IIS
7 10 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
8 8 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.55%) SAS
10 6 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (0.89%) CMS
11 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.67%) Apache
12 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 54 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 41 (9.09%) MS Office
3 20 (4.43%) MS Project
4 5 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
2 9 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.67%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.44%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.22%) Exstream
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.55%) SaaS
2 7 (1.55%) Office 365
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.42%) SAN
2 30 (6.65%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.32%) Firewall
4 23 (5.10%) DNS
5 20 (4.43%) NAS
6 14 (3.10%) WAN
7 13 (2.88%) Network Security
8 12 (2.66%) DHCP
9 11 (2.44%) SMTP
9 11 (2.44%) LAN
9 11 (2.44%) SSL
9 11 (2.44%) MPLS
10 8 (1.77%) VPN
11 7 (1.55%) Junos
11 7 (1.55%) Internet
12 6 (1.33%) DMZ
12 6 (1.33%) ADSL
13 5 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (1.11%) ISDN
13 5 (1.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.21%) DB2
3 21 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.67%) DTS
11 3 (0.67%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.33%) Subversion
1 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.44%) UltraEdit
3 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.22%) Selenium
3 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 138 (30.60%) Finance
2 33 (7.32%) Retail
3 23 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.99%) Marketing
4 18 (3.99%) Banking
5 7 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.89%) Local Government
7 3 (0.67%) Legal
7 3 (0.67%) Games
8 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (14.63%) Analyst
2 55 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 50 (11.09%) Project Manager
4 41 (9.09%) Administrator
5 29 (6.43%) Linux Engineer
6 27 (5.99%) Linux Support
6 27 (5.99%) Linux Administrator
6 27 (5.99%) Linux Support Engineer
7 24 (5.32%) Service Manager
7 24 (5.32%) Consultant
8 21 (4.66%) Developer
9 19 (4.21%) Windows Support Engineer
10 18 (3.99%) Business Analyst
10 18 (3.99%) Server Support
10 18 (3.99%) Support Analyst
10 18 (3.99%) Server Engineer
10 18 (3.99%) Windows Server Engineer
10 18 (3.99%) Server Support Engineer
11 17 (3.77%) UNIX Support
11 17 (3.77%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.10%) .NET
2 14 (3.10%) Middleware
3 10 (2.22%) JMS
4 8 (1.77%) Web Services
5 6 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.89%) HTML
7 3 (0.67%) CSS
7 3 (0.67%) XML
8 2 (0.44%) J2EE
8 2 (0.44%) COM
8 2 (0.44%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.22%) jQuery
9 1 (0.22%) Ajax
9 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.22%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.22%) SOAP
9 1 (0.22%) XHTML
9 1 (0.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.98%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.43%) Clustering
4 19 (4.21%) Client/Server
5 18 (3.99%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.99%) e-Health
6 14 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.22%) FlexPod
8 9 (2.00%) Replication
9 6 (1.33%) SecurID
10 5 (1.11%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.11%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.11%) FMCG
10 5 (1.11%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.89%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.89%) HACMP
11 4 (0.89%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.89%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.89%) Economics
11 4 (0.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 105 (23.28%) Windows
2 78 (17.29%) Linux
3 56 (12.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (11.53%) UNIX
5 49 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.32%) Windows 2000
8 18 (3.99%) VMS
9 12 (2.66%) AIX
9 12 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.77%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.55%) Solaris
12 6 (1.33%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.11%) HPUX
14 2 (0.44%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.22%) Android
15 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (33.48%) ITIL
2 92 (20.40%) Project Management
3 82 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 59 (13.08%) PRINCE2
5 47 (10.42%) Incident Management
6 42 (9.31%) Service Management
7 41 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 41 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (7.76%) Change Control
10 29 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (5.99%) Capacity Planning
12 25 (5.54%) Release Management
12 25 (5.54%) Capacity Management
13 22 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (4.43%) Migration
14 20 (4.43%) SOA
14 20 (4.43%) ERP
15 18 (3.99%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.64%) SQL
2 31 (6.87%) Java
3 29 (6.43%) PowerShell
4 24 (5.32%) Perl
5 17 (3.77%) Python
6 16 (3.55%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.88%) C#
7 13 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.66%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.22%) Ruby
10 7 (1.55%) VB
11 5 (1.11%) C
11 5 (1.11%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.11%) PHP
12 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.44%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (14.19%) Degree
2 49 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (7.98%) MCITP
4 31 (6.87%) Security Cleared
5 26 (5.76%) MCSE
6 25 (5.54%) MCTS
7 22 (4.88%) CCA
7 22 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
8 18 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (3.55%) CCNA
9 16 (3.55%) MCSA
9 16 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (3.33%) SC Cleared
11 13 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.77%) ISTQB
13 7 (1.55%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.33%) ISEB
14 6 (1.33%) MCP
15 5 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (16.63%) SLA
2 21 (4.66%) QA
System Software
1 57 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (11.31%) Active Directory
3 44 (9.76%) VMware ESX
4 23 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (4.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (3.99%) VMware Server
6 18 (3.99%) VMFS
6 18 (3.99%) vCloud
7 12 (2.66%) vSphere
8 10 (2.22%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.11%) XenApp
10 5 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.11%) Snort
11 4 (0.89%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.89%) XenServer
12 2 (0.44%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.22%) RHEV
13 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (2.22%) TIBCO Hawk
2 10 (2.22%) SCCM
3 8 (1.77%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.33%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.11%) Nessus
7 4 (0.89%) SCOM
7 4 (0.89%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.89%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.44%) Nagios
9 2 (0.44%) Legato
9 2 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.44%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.22%) WSUS
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 91 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 79 (17.52%) VMware
3 50 (11.09%) HP
4 47 (10.42%) Oracle
5 42 (9.31%) Citrix
6 34 (7.54%) NetApp
7 31 (6.87%) EMC
8 30 (6.65%) Cisco
9 23 (5.10%) Symantec
10 20 (4.43%) CA
11 19 (4.21%) Juniper
11 19 (4.21%) McAfee
12 18 (3.99%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.99%) CheckPoint
13 15 (3.33%) SAP
14 13 (2.88%) TIBCO
15 11 (2.44%) Fujitsu
15 11 (2.44%) Fortinet
16 10 (2.22%) IBM
17 9 (2.00%) Sophos
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Excellent Banking Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: On application + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Helathcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Move IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Attractive basic & Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Relocation expenses
Posted: 12 days ago