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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 81 104 95
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 234 162 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.11% 2.39% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.97% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 189 114 161
Average salary £38,500 £43,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% +4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £73,000 £54,500
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
6315 5451 5652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 80.32% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5292 4577 4871
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +19 108 £37,750 -16.11% 20
Cheshire +8 89 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Lancashire +12 14 £36,000 -17.71% 3
Merseyside +12 14 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Cumbria - 7 £42,500 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 160 (33.54%) ITIL
1 160 (33.54%) Finance
2 109 (22.85%) Project Management
3 108 (22.64%) Microsoft
4 99 (20.75%) Windows
5 77 (16.14%) MS Excel
6 76 (15.93%) Degree
7 73 (15.30%) Problem Management
8 72 (15.09%) VMware
9 71 (14.88%) SLA
10 69 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 67 (14.05%) SQL Server
12 65 (13.63%) PRINCE2
13 61 (12.79%) Service Management
14 59 (12.37%) SQL
15 56 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 55 (11.53%) Linux
17 54 (11.32%) Service Delivery
17 54 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
18 53 (11.11%) SAN
19 51 (10.69%) Incident Management
20 48 (10.06%) Active Directory
21 47 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
22 46 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
22 46 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
23 45 (9.43%) HP
24 44 (9.22%) Oracle
25 42 (8.81%) VMware ESX
25 42 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
26 41 (8.60%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (7.97%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.52%) IIS
7 9 (1.89%) Lync
8 7 (1.47%) SAS
8 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.05%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.84%) CMS
11 3 (0.63%) Apache
11 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.42%) JBoss
12 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 77 (16.14%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.60%) MS Office
3 37 (7.76%) MS Project
4 5 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.63%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.21%) Exstream
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.05%) Office 365
3 4 (0.84%) SaaS
4 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 53 (11.11%) SAN
2 25 (5.24%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.61%) DNS
3 22 (4.61%) Firewall
4 19 (3.98%) NAS
5 17 (3.56%) Intranet
6 12 (2.52%) MPLS
6 12 (2.52%) WAN
6 12 (2.52%) DHCP
7 11 (2.31%) SMTP
8 10 (2.10%) Network Security
9 9 (1.89%) LAN
10 8 (1.68%) Junos
11 7 (1.47%) VPN
11 7 (1.47%) SSL
12 6 (1.26%) Internet
12 6 (1.26%) DMZ
12 6 (1.26%) OSPF
12 6 (1.26%) BGP
12 6 (1.26%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.56%) DB2
5 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.89%) DTS
9 8 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.26%) MS Access
12 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.63%) MySQL
14 3 (0.63%) SAP BW
14 3 (0.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Subversion
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (0.84%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.42%) UltraEdit
5 2 (0.42%) Selenium
5 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA
6 1 (0.21%) WATIR
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 160 (33.54%) Finance
2 35 (7.34%) Retail
3 22 (4.61%) Financial Institution
4 19 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.98%) Banking
5 17 (3.56%) Marketing
6 4 (0.84%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.63%) Legal
8 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.42%) Local Government
8 2 (0.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (14.68%) Analyst
2 59 (12.37%) Project Manager
3 44 (9.22%) Support Engineer
4 36 (7.55%) Administrator
5 30 (6.29%) Service Manager
6 26 (5.45%) Developer
7 24 (5.03%) DBA
8 23 (4.82%) Consultant
9 21 (4.40%) Windows Support Engineer
10 20 (4.19%) Windows Server Engineer
10 20 (4.19%) Server Support
10 20 (4.19%) Server Engineer
10 20 (4.19%) Server Support Engineer
11 18 (3.77%) Support Analyst
11 18 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (3.56%) Linux Administrator
13 16 (3.35%) SQL DBA
13 16 (3.35%) Business Analyst
13 16 (3.35%) Linux Support
13 16 (3.35%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.34%) .NET
2 11 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.10%) XML
4 9 (1.89%) HTML
5 8 (1.68%) SOAP
6 6 (1.26%) Classic ASP
6 6 (1.26%) WSDL
6 6 (1.26%) CSS
7 5 (1.05%) JMS
7 5 (1.05%) Middleware
7 5 (1.05%) Web Services
8 4 (0.84%) jQuery
9 3 (0.63%) HTML5
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.42%) COM
10 2 (0.42%) J2EE
10 2 (0.42%) SAP XI
10 2 (0.42%) Ajax
11 1 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.34%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.82%) Clustering
4 18 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 18 (3.77%) e-Health
5 13 (2.73%) Replication
6 11 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.68%) FMCG
8 7 (1.47%) FlexPod
9 6 (1.26%) User Experience
9 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.26%) SecurID
10 5 (1.05%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.05%) CMDB
11 4 (0.84%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.84%) HACMP
11 4 (0.84%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.84%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.75%) Windows
2 55 (11.53%) Linux
3 54 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (6.92%) UNIX
6 24 (5.03%) Windows 2000
7 23 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (3.77%) VMS
9 7 (1.47%) AIX
9 7 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.26%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.26%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.42%) Solaris
11 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.21%) Android
12 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.21%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (33.54%) ITIL
2 109 (22.85%) Project Management
3 73 (15.30%) Problem Management
4 69 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (13.63%) PRINCE2
6 61 (12.79%) Service Management
7 54 (11.32%) Service Delivery
8 51 (10.69%) Incident Management
9 47 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (7.76%) Risk Management
10 37 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (6.50%) Change Control
13 28 (5.87%) Migration
13 28 (5.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
15 25 (5.24%) ERP
16 23 (4.82%) E-Commerce
16 23 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (4.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.37%) SQL
2 29 (6.08%) T-SQL
3 28 (5.87%) PowerShell
4 23 (4.82%) Java
5 20 (4.19%) Perl
6 15 (3.14%) C#
7 14 (2.94%) Python
8 12 (2.52%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.10%) C
10 8 (1.68%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.68%) Ruby
11 7 (1.47%) VB
11 7 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.05%) PHP
13 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.42%) PowerHouse
13 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (15.93%) Degree
2 46 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (7.34%) MCITP
4 27 (5.66%) MCTS
5 26 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 22 (4.61%) CCA
6 22 (4.61%) Citrix Certification
7 21 (4.40%) MCSE
8 18 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (3.14%) MCSA
10 15 (3.14%) CCNA
10 15 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.31%) PMI Certification
11 11 (2.31%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (1.89%) PMP
14 8 (1.68%) ISTQB
15 6 (1.26%) MCP
16 5 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (14.88%) SLA
2 25 (5.24%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (10.06%) Active Directory
3 42 (8.81%) VMware ESX
4 23 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (3.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (3.77%) VMware Server
6 18 (3.77%) VMFS
6 18 (3.77%) vCloud
7 11 (2.31%) Hyper-V
8 10 (2.10%) vSphere
9 6 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.05%) XenApp
10 5 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.84%) XenServer
11 4 (0.84%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.21%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.21%) Snort
12 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (1.89%) SCCM
3 6 (1.26%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.26%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.05%) SCOM
4 5 (1.05%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.05%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.42%) Legato
6 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.42%) WSUS
7 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.21%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.21%) Nagios
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 108 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 72 (15.09%) VMware
3 45 (9.43%) HP
4 44 (9.22%) Oracle
5 38 (7.97%) Citrix
6 30 (6.29%) Cisco
7 29 (6.08%) NetApp
8 28 (5.87%) EMC
9 20 (4.19%) CA
10 18 (3.77%) Symantec
11 16 (3.35%) Juniper
12 15 (3.14%) McAfee
13 14 (2.94%) CheckPoint
14 13 (2.73%) Red Hat
15 12 (2.52%) SAP
16 11 (2.31%) Fortinet
17 8 (1.68%) IBM
18 7 (1.47%) Fujitsu
18 7 (1.47%) Mitel
19 6 (1.26%) TIBCO
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Superb Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
ADI UK Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago