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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 75 89 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 228 187 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.11% 2.61% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.36% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 186 155 142
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,675 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £60,000 £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
5989 5559 5825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.59% 77.68% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4756 4698 5081
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 £26,000
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 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 20 August 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 20 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 +1 100 £34,500 -11.53% 7
Cheshire -3 89 £42,500 +10.38% 5
Merseyside +17 22 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Lancashire +8 17 £36,000 -20.00%
Cumbria - 6 £42,500 - 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 161 (33.89%) ITIL
2 154 (32.42%) Finance
3 115 (24.21%) Windows
4 103 (21.68%) Project Management
5 97 (20.42%) Microsoft
6 96 (20.21%) Linux
7 87 (18.32%) Problem Management
8 82 (17.26%) SLA
9 79 (16.63%) VMware
10 71 (14.95%) Degree
11 67 (14.11%) PRINCE2
12 62 (13.05%) UNIX
13 57 (12.00%) SQL
13 57 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 56 (11.79%) Active Directory
15 54 (11.37%) SQL Server
15 54 (11.37%) Windows Server 2008
16 53 (11.16%) HP
17 52 (10.95%) SAN
18 51 (10.74%) MS Excel
19 50 (10.53%) Incident Management
20 48 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 48 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
21 43 (9.05%) Service Management
21 43 (9.05%) VMware ESX
22 42 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
22 42 (8.84%) Service Delivery
22 42 (8.84%) Oracle
23 41 (8.63%) MS Office
23 41 (8.63%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 41 (8.63%) MS Exchange
2 27 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (2.95%) Lync
5 14 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.95%) IIS
6 12 (2.53%) TIBCO EMS
7 7 (1.47%) SAS
7 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (0.84%) CMS
9 4 (0.84%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.63%) Apache
10 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 51 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.63%) MS Office
3 22 (4.63%) MS Project
4 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.53%) BusinessWorks
2 10 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.42%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.21%) Agresso
6 1 (0.21%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.21%) Exstream
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.68%) SaaS
3 7 (1.47%) Office 365
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (10.95%) SAN
2 33 (6.95%) TCP/IP
3 29 (6.11%) Firewall
4 24 (5.05%) DNS
5 19 (4.00%) Network Security
5 19 (4.00%) NAS
6 15 (3.16%) SSL
7 14 (2.95%) WAN
8 13 (2.74%) FTP
8 13 (2.74%) VPN
9 12 (2.53%) LAN
10 11 (2.32%) SMTP
11 10 (2.11%) DHCP
12 9 (1.89%) MPLS
13 8 (1.68%) HTTP
13 8 (1.68%) Junos
14 7 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (1.47%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.47%) Internet
14 7 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.58%) DB2
3 20 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.63%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (0.42%) DTS
12 2 (0.42%) MySQL
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Subversion
1 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.42%) UltraEdit
3 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.21%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (0.21%) JIRA
3 1 (0.21%) Selenium
3 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
General
1 154 (32.42%) Finance
2 38 (8.00%) Retail
3 26 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.84%) Banking
5 16 (3.37%) Marketing
6 10 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.26%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.05%) Local Government
8 5 (1.05%) Games
9 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.42%) Advertising
10 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (15.16%) Analyst
2 58 (12.21%) Project Manager
3 57 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 41 (8.63%) Administrator
5 32 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
6 30 (6.32%) Linux Support
6 30 (6.32%) Linux Support Engineer
6 30 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
7 24 (5.05%) Consultant
8 23 (4.84%) UNIX Support
9 22 (4.63%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.42%) UNIX Engineer
11 20 (4.21%) UNIX Administrator
11 20 (4.21%) Business Analyst
12 19 (4.00%) Developer
12 19 (4.00%) Service Manager
13 18 (3.79%) Network Engineer
13 18 (3.79%) UNIX Support Engineer
13 18 (3.79%) Windows Support Engineer
14 17 (3.58%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.79%) .NET
2 23 (4.84%) Middleware
3 12 (2.53%) JMS
3 12 (2.53%) Web Services
4 5 (1.05%) HTML
4 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.84%) CSS
6 2 (0.42%) XML
6 2 (0.42%) COM
6 2 (0.42%) J2EE
6 2 (0.42%) jQuery
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.42%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.21%) Ajax
7 1 (0.21%) JSON
7 1 (0.21%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.00%) Clustering
4 18 (3.79%) Client/Server
4 18 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.58%) e-Health
6 11 (2.32%) FlexPod
7 7 (1.47%) SecurID
7 7 (1.47%) Replication
8 5 (1.05%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.05%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.05%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.05%) Tandem
8 5 (1.05%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.05%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.05%) Animation
8 5 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.05%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.84%) Economics
9 4 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 115 (24.21%) Windows
2 96 (20.21%) Linux
3 62 (13.05%) UNIX
4 54 (11.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (4.63%) AIX
7 22 (4.63%) Windows 2000
8 17 (3.58%) VMS
9 15 (3.16%) Solaris
10 14 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (2.74%) HPUX
12 9 (1.89%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.26%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.42%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (33.89%) ITIL
2 103 (21.68%) Project Management
3 87 (18.32%) Problem Management
4 67 (14.11%) PRINCE2
5 50 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 43 (9.05%) Service Management
7 42 (8.84%) Service Delivery
7 42 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (8.00%) Change Control
9 31 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (5.89%) Release Management
10 28 (5.89%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (5.89%) Capacity Planning
11 25 (5.26%) SOA
12 24 (5.05%) EAI
12 24 (5.05%) Capacity Management
13 23 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (4.63%) ERP
15 20 (4.21%) Migration
15 20 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.00%) SQL
2 37 (7.79%) Java
3 32 (6.74%) PowerShell
4 30 (6.32%) Perl
5 19 (4.00%) Python
6 17 (3.58%) Shell Script
7 15 (3.16%) VB.NET
8 13 (2.74%) C#
9 12 (2.53%) Ruby
10 10 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.26%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.26%) VB
12 5 (1.05%) C
12 5 (1.05%) PHP
13 4 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.42%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (14.95%) Degree
2 48 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (7.16%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.16%) MCITP
4 26 (5.47%) MCSE
5 24 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (4.63%) MCTS
7 21 (4.42%) CCA
7 21 (4.42%) Citrix Certification
8 18 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (3.37%) CCNA
9 16 (3.37%) MCSA
10 15 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (3.16%) SC Cleared
11 14 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (2.32%) ISEB
13 7 (1.47%) ISTQB
14 6 (1.26%) A+ Certification
14 6 (1.26%) PMI Certification
15 5 (1.05%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (17.26%) SLA
2 19 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 57 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.79%) Active Directory
3 43 (9.05%) VMware ESX
4 21 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (4.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 17 (3.58%) VMware Server
6 17 (3.58%) vCloud
6 17 (3.58%) VMFS
7 12 (2.53%) vSphere
8 10 (2.11%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.47%) Snort
10 4 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.84%) XenApp
10 4 (0.84%) XenServer
11 3 (0.63%) NFS
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.42%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.21%) Samba
13 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (2.53%) TIBCO Hawk
1 12 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (1.68%) SCCM
4 7 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (1.47%) Nessus
5 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.26%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.05%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.63%) SCOM
7 3 (0.63%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.42%) Legato
8 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.42%) Nagios
8 2 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.42%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 97 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 79 (16.63%) VMware
3 53 (11.16%) HP
4 42 (8.84%) Oracle
5 41 (8.63%) Citrix
6 34 (7.16%) NetApp
7 32 (6.74%) Cisco
8 30 (6.32%) EMC
9 24 (5.05%) Symantec
10 21 (4.42%) CheckPoint
10 21 (4.42%) Red Hat
10 21 (4.42%) Juniper
11 20 (4.21%) McAfee
12 19 (4.00%) CA
13 17 (3.58%) TIBCO
14 16 (3.37%) Sophos
15 14 (2.95%) Fujitsu
16 13 (2.74%) SAP
17 11 (2.32%) Fortinet
17 11 (2.32%) Axway
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus +£4600 Cash/Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago