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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 73 114 84
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -30
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 257 144 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.53% 2.15% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 2.65% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 215 113 212
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £58,000 £62,500
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
6026 5429 6354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.88% 80.98% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5180 4514 5597
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +49 164 £40,000 -8.04% 13
Cheshire +28 67 £42,500 - 5
Lancashire -6 15 £35,000 +3.70%
Merseyside +6 8 £45,000 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 189 (38.26%) ITIL
2 177 (35.83%) Finance
3 118 (23.89%) Project Management
4 107 (21.66%) Microsoft
5 92 (18.62%) Problem Management
6 90 (18.22%) Windows
7 88 (17.81%) MS Excel
8 85 (17.21%) Degree
9 84 (17.00%) Service Management
10 80 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 80 (16.19%) PRINCE2
11 71 (14.37%) Incident Management
12 70 (14.17%) Service Delivery
13 64 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
14 60 (12.15%) SQL Server
15 57 (11.54%) SQL
16 55 (11.13%) SLA
17 54 (10.93%) Linux
18 53 (10.73%) VMware
18 53 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
19 51 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
20 49 (9.92%) Management Information System
20 49 (9.92%) MS Office
21 46 (9.31%) Oracle
22 45 (9.11%) MS Project
23 43 (8.70%) Risk Management
24 38 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
25 37 (7.49%) Citrix
26 36 (7.29%) Retail
27 35 (7.09%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 34 (6.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.81%) IIS
6 4 (0.81%) Apache
6 4 (0.81%) Lync
7 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.61%) SAS
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 88 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.92%) MS Office
3 45 (9.11%) MS Project
4 10 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.61%) SAP QM
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
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%) Exstream
7 1 (0.20%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.67%) SAN
2 27 (5.47%) TCP/IP
3 24 (4.86%) Intranet
4 22 (4.45%) DNS
5 20 (4.05%) MPLS
6 16 (3.24%) WAN
7 15 (3.04%) NAS
8 13 (2.63%) OSPF
8 13 (2.63%) BGP
9 12 (2.43%) DHCP
10 11 (2.23%) RIP
10 11 (2.23%) SMTP
11 8 (1.62%) Firewall
11 8 (1.62%) Junos
12 7 (1.42%) LAN
12 7 (1.42%) Broadband
13 6 (1.21%) ADSL
13 6 (1.21%) Internet
14 5 (1.01%) Network Security
14 5 (1.01%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.82%) DTS
7 8 (1.62%) DB2
8 6 (1.21%) MS Access
9 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.40%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.21%) Subversion
3 5 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.81%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.20%) MSI
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) WATIR
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.20%) UltraEdit
General
1 177 (35.83%) Finance
2 36 (7.29%) Retail
3 29 (5.87%) Financial Institution
4 27 (5.47%) Banking
5 18 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.63%) Marketing
7 5 (1.01%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.01%) Legal
7 5 (1.01%) Games
8 4 (0.81%) Publishing
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (13.97%) Analyst
2 65 (13.16%) Project Manager
3 49 (9.92%) Service Manager
4 42 (8.50%) Support Engineer
5 33 (6.68%) Administrator
6 30 (6.07%) IT Services Manager
7 27 (5.47%) Developer
8 26 (5.26%) DBA
9 24 (4.86%) Business Analyst
10 22 (4.45%) Consultant
11 21 (4.25%) Windows Support Engineer
12 20 (4.05%) Server Support
12 20 (4.05%) Windows Server Engineer
12 20 (4.05%) Server Support Engineer
12 20 (4.05%) Server Engineer
13 17 (3.44%) SQL DBA
14 15 (3.04%) Delivery Manager
14 15 (3.04%) Support Analyst
14 15 (3.04%) Linux Engineer
14 15 (3.04%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.47%) .NET
2 10 (2.02%) XML
3 9 (1.82%) Web Services
4 8 (1.62%) SOAP
4 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.62%) HTML
4 8 (1.62%) Middleware
5 6 (1.21%) Classic ASP
5 6 (1.21%) WSDL
6 5 (1.01%) CSS
7 4 (0.81%) jQuery
8 3 (0.61%) HTML5
9 2 (0.40%) Java SE
9 2 (0.40%) Java EE
9 2 (0.40%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.40%) D3.js
9 2 (0.40%) J2EE
9 2 (0.40%) SAP XI
9 2 (0.40%) JMS
9 2 (0.40%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.92%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.64%) Clustering
4 12 (2.43%) Replication
5 7 (1.42%) FMCG
6 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.01%) CMDB
7 5 (1.01%) e-Health
7 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.01%) User Experience
8 4 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.81%) HACMP
8 4 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.81%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.81%) PKI
8 4 (0.81%) Statistics
9 3 (0.61%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.61%) PMI
9 3 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 90 (18.22%) Windows
2 54 (10.93%) Linux
3 51 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (7.09%) UNIX
5 28 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (4.45%) Windows 2000
7 18 (3.64%) VMS
8 11 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.62%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.21%) Solaris
11 5 (1.01%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.81%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.40%) AIX
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.20%) openSUSE
14 1 (0.20%) CentOS
14 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (38.26%) ITIL
2 118 (23.89%) Project Management
3 92 (18.62%) Problem Management
4 84 (17.00%) Service Management
5 80 (16.19%) PRINCE2
5 80 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (14.37%) Incident Management
7 70 (14.17%) Service Delivery
8 64 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 35 (7.09%) Migration
11 32 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (6.28%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (5.67%) ERP
14 27 (5.47%) Time Management
15 25 (5.06%) Change Control
15 25 (5.06%) PRINCE
16 24 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (4.86%) Unit Testing
17 23 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (11.54%) SQL
2 28 (5.67%) T-SQL
2 28 (5.67%) Java
3 17 (3.44%) Perl
3 17 (3.44%) PowerShell
4 15 (3.04%) C
5 11 (2.23%) VB.NET
6 9 (1.82%) Python
6 9 (1.82%) C#
7 8 (1.62%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.21%) Ruby
10 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.81%) VB
12 3 (0.61%) PHP
13 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.20%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 85 (17.21%) Degree
2 34 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (6.07%) MCITP
4 27 (5.47%) MCTS
5 25 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (4.66%) ISEB
7 22 (4.45%) CCA
7 22 (4.45%) Citrix Certification
8 21 (4.25%) CCNA
8 21 (4.25%) ISTQB
9 20 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (4.05%) Security Cleared
10 17 (3.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 16 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (2.83%) SC Cleared
13 12 (2.43%) PMI Certification
13 12 (2.43%) MCSA
14 10 (2.02%) MCSE
15 9 (1.82%) PMP
15 9 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (11.13%) SLA
2 32 (6.48%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (7.09%) Active Directory
3 23 (4.66%) VMware ESX
4 18 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 12 (2.43%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.01%) VMFS
8 5 (1.01%) VMware Server
8 5 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (1.01%) vCloud
9 4 (0.81%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.40%) XenApp
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
11 1 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.20%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.20%) vSphere
11 1 (0.20%) Samba
11 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (2.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.42%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.21%) SCCM
3 6 (1.21%) SCOM
3 6 (1.21%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.61%) WSUS
6 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
6 2 (0.40%) Cacti
6 2 (0.40%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Legato
7 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 107 (21.66%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.73%) VMware
3 46 (9.31%) Oracle
4 37 (7.49%) Citrix
5 35 (7.09%) Cisco
6 22 (4.45%) Juniper
7 18 (3.64%) HP
8 17 (3.44%) Symantec
9 15 (3.04%) McAfee
10 12 (2.43%) NetApp
11 11 (2.23%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.23%) SAP
12 9 (1.82%) Sun
12 9 (1.82%) CA
13 7 (1.42%) IBM
14 6 (1.21%) EMC
15 5 (1.01%) CheckPoint
16 4 (0.81%) Sophos
16 4 (0.81%) NEC
16 4 (0.81%) Mitel
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Private Medical, Pension, Bonus, Etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Canon
Salary: £25867 - £27304 per annum + £1,800 Bonus + co car/car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
IDPP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus, travel allowance, pension,
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 25 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 27000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 26 days ago