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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 93 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 188 237 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.86% 3.32% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 4.02% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 152 176 178
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,519
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
5491 5894 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.67% 82.54% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 4769 4929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 +1 110 £40,200 +8.64% 19
Cheshire -9 59 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Lancashire +1 10 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Merseyside -6 4 £48,913 +22.28% 1
Cumbria -6 4 £27,500 -13.04% 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 167 (39.11%) ITIL
2 145 (33.96%) Finance
3 122 (28.57%) Project Management
4 101 (23.65%) Microsoft
5 91 (21.31%) Degree
6 87 (20.37%) PRINCE2
7 85 (19.91%) MS Excel
8 83 (19.44%) Problem Management
9 72 (16.86%) Incident Management
10 70 (16.39%) Service Management
11 69 (16.16%) Oracle
12 66 (15.46%) Windows
13 63 (14.75%) Cisco
14 62 (14.52%) SQL
14 62 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
15 58 (13.58%) Service Delivery
16 56 (13.11%) MS Office
17 54 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 50 (11.71%) VMware
19 46 (10.77%) SQL Server
20 43 (10.07%) SLA
21 42 (9.84%) Juniper
21 42 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
22 38 (8.90%) Retail
22 38 (8.90%) Linux
22 38 (8.90%) Management Information System
23 31 (7.26%) Line Management
24 30 (7.03%) Risk Management
24 30 (7.03%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.70%) IIS
5 3 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.70%) CMS
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.47%) Apache
6 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.23%) Lync
7 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 85 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 56 (13.11%) MS Office
3 25 (5.85%) MS Project
4 8 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.23%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.81%) Office 365
2 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.15%) Firewall
2 21 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 19 (4.45%) DNS
4 18 (4.22%) SAN
5 17 (3.98%) MPLS
6 16 (3.75%) Network Security
6 16 (3.75%) DHCP
7 15 (3.51%) WAN
7 15 (3.51%) Intranet
8 13 (3.04%) OSPF
8 13 (3.04%) BGP
9 12 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (2.58%) RIP
11 9 (2.11%) ADSL
11 9 (2.11%) ATM
11 9 (2.11%) Internet
11 9 (2.11%) Wireless
12 8 (1.87%) VDSL
12 8 (1.87%) VLAN
12 8 (1.87%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.45%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.17%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.17%) DTS
7 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.70%) MySQL
9 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.23%) MS Access
10 1 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.23%) DB2
10 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.23%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 22 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.11%) ClearCase
3 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.94%) ProC
5 3 (0.70%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.47%) MSI
6 2 (0.47%) Subversion
6 2 (0.47%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.23%) JIRA
7 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 145 (33.96%) Finance
2 38 (8.90%) Retail
3 28 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.68%) Banking
5 18 (4.22%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.81%) Publishing
7 5 (1.17%) Games
7 5 (1.17%) Legal
8 4 (0.94%) Advertising
8 4 (0.94%) Local Government
9 2 (0.47%) Marketing
9 2 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (14.52%) Analyst
2 56 (13.11%) Project Manager
3 48 (11.24%) Service Manager
4 38 (8.90%) Business Analyst
5 33 (7.73%) IT Services Manager
6 28 (6.56%) DBA
7 22 (5.15%) Developer
8 19 (4.45%) Administrator
8 19 (4.45%) SQL DBA
8 19 (4.45%) Delivery Manager
9 16 (3.75%) Services Delivery Manager
10 14 (3.28%) SQL Server DBA
10 14 (3.28%) Support Specialist
10 14 (3.28%) Defect Manager
11 13 (3.04%) Consultant
11 13 (3.04%) Technical Specialist
12 11 (2.58%) ERP Consultant
12 11 (2.58%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (2.58%) Implementation Consultant
12 11 (2.58%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.64%) HTML
1 7 (1.64%) .NET
1 7 (1.64%) Web Services
1 7 (1.64%) Middleware
2 5 (1.17%) Java EE
3 4 (0.94%) Spring
3 4 (0.94%) XML
4 3 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.70%) COM
4 3 (0.70%) RESTful
5 2 (0.47%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.47%) jQuery
5 2 (0.47%) D3.js
5 2 (0.47%) CSS
5 2 (0.47%) JDBC
5 2 (0.47%) Swing
5 2 (0.47%) JSF
5 2 (0.47%) Java SE
6 1 (0.23%) WSDL
6 1 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.90%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.45%) Clustering
4 16 (3.75%) Replication
4 16 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.04%) Statistics
6 5 (1.17%) Tandem
6 5 (1.17%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.17%) PKI
6 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (0.70%) LPAR
7 3 (0.70%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.47%) CMDB
8 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.47%) Open Source
8 2 (0.47%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.47%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.23%) BYOD
9 1 (0.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 66 (15.46%) Windows
2 38 (8.90%) Linux
3 25 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (4.92%) UNIX
5 20 (4.68%) Solaris
6 11 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.87%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.87%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (39.11%) ITIL
2 122 (28.57%) Project Management
3 87 (20.37%) PRINCE2
4 83 (19.44%) Problem Management
5 72 (16.86%) Incident Management
6 70 (16.39%) Service Management
7 62 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (13.58%) Service Delivery
9 50 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (7.26%) Line Management
11 30 (7.03%) Risk Management
12 29 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (6.56%) Business Analysis
13 28 (6.56%) Time Management
14 27 (6.32%) Migration
15 26 (6.09%) PRINCE
15 26 (6.09%) Mentoring
16 25 (5.85%) Root Cause Analysis
17 22 (5.15%) Portfolio Management
18 20 (4.68%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.52%) SQL
2 28 (6.56%) Java
3 22 (5.15%) T-SQL
4 16 (3.75%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.04%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.81%) C
7 11 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.17%) Python
10 4 (0.94%) C#
11 3 (0.70%) Perl
11 3 (0.70%) PHP
11 3 (0.70%) Ruby
12 2 (0.47%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 91 (21.31%) Degree
2 30 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (6.32%) ISEB
4 26 (6.09%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (5.85%) CCNA
6 24 (5.62%) ISTQB
7 23 (5.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (3.75%) JNCIA
10 15 (3.51%) Security Cleared
10 15 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (2.81%) MCP
11 12 (2.81%) MCITP
11 12 (2.81%) SC Cleared
12 11 (2.58%) MCTS
13 10 (2.34%) MCSE
14 8 (1.87%) LPIC
15 6 (1.41%) CCNP
15 6 (1.41%) NCDA
16 5 (1.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.07%) SLA
2 29 (6.79%) QA
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.47%) XenApp
5 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.23%) Firmware
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.47%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.47%) Cacti
3 2 (0.47%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.47%) SCCM
3 2 (0.47%) Netcool
3 2 (0.47%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (23.65%) Microsoft
2 69 (16.16%) Oracle
3 63 (14.75%) Cisco
4 50 (11.71%) VMware
5 42 (9.84%) Juniper
6 28 (6.56%) NetApp
7 25 (5.85%) IBM
8 18 (4.22%) CA
9 13 (3.04%) HP
10 12 (2.81%) Citrix
11 11 (2.58%) Dell
12 10 (2.34%) Remedy
13 9 (2.11%) Actimize
13 9 (2.11%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.64%) Sun
15 3 (0.70%) Business Objects
15 3 (0.70%) SAP
15 3 (0.70%) Mitel
15 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.70%) Symantec
Burnley, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Advantage XPO
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35 - £48 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Advantage XPO
Salary: £55 - £70 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arcus Global Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago