The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 84 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3569 3187 3153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.14% 2.92% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 3.58% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2697 2361 2457
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,450 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93401 88946 88786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.12% 81.57% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75687 73070 74912
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Change Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Change Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management within the UK.

Change Management Salary Trend in the UK

Change Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change Management over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Change Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Change Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
England +11 3263 £50,000 - 431
London +9 1217 £57,750 +0.43% 166
South East +19 696 £45,000 -5.26% 86
City of London -5 322 £60,000 +4.34% 55
East of England -1 261 £45,000 - 22
Yorkshire -11 257 £49,000 +15.29% 27
North West +28 244 £38,500 -11.49% 35
Berkshire +35 239 £45,000 - 26
South West -2 216 £42,500 +13.33% 38
West Midlands -2 194 £42,500 -3.40% 33
West Yorkshire -12 183 £49,500 +10.00% 16
Scotland +1 150 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Leeds -16 142 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands +25 138 £45,000 +18.42% 11
Surrey +30 136 £45,000 - 10
Hampshire +7 126 £50,000 - 9
Manchester +20 124 £38,000 -20.00% 25
Reading +27 115 £45,000 - 8
Birmingham -1 108 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Hertfordshire -7 100 £45,000 -2.17% 7
Buckinghamshire +2 85 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Cheshire +10 83 £41,500 +10.66% 6
Edinburgh -11 70 £36,000 -16.27% 5
Wiltshire +13 68 £39,000 -11.36% 13
Watford +8 64 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +23 59 £39,300 -7.52% 5
Milton Keynes +14 56 £49,500 +20.00% 8
Bedfordshire +4 54 £46,500 +3.33% 2
Slough +16 52 £42,000 -15.15% 5
Bristol +10 52 £45,000 +10.42% 7

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2439 (34.56%) Finance
2 2065 (29.26%) ITIL
3 1838 (26.05%) Project Management
4 1335 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 1091 (15.46%) Windows
6 959 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
7 954 (13.52%) PRINCE2
8 939 (13.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 923 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
10 912 (12.92%) Degree
11 902 (12.78%) SQL
12 871 (12.34%) MS Excel
13 809 (11.46%) Service Delivery
14 731 (10.36%) Service Management
15 720 (10.20%) Oracle
16 687 (9.74%) SQL Server
17 665 (9.42%) SLA
18 662 (9.38%) Business Analysis
19 651 (9.22%) Banking
20 643 (9.11%) MS Office
21 639 (9.05%) VMware
22 593 (8.40%) Retail
23 556 (7.88%) SAP
24 549 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
25 542 (7.68%) Problem Management
26 525 (7.44%) Linux
27 511 (7.24%) Cisco
28 483 (6.84%) Management Information System
29 476 (6.75%) Incident Management
30 454 (6.43%) Firewall

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 397 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 284 (4.02%) MS Exchange
3 184 (2.61%) IIS
4 168 (2.38%) CMS
5 128 (1.81%) Apache
6 123 (1.74%) Lync
7 116 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 92 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 74 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 67 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 66 (0.94%) SAS
12 64 (0.91%) Tomcat
12 64 (0.91%) WebSphere
13 57 (0.81%) WebLogic
14 54 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
15 51 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
16 45 (0.64%) NetWeaver
17 37 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
17 37 (0.52%) Drupal
18 33 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 871 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 643 (9.11%) MS Office
3 300 (4.25%) MS Project
4 199 (2.82%) MS Visio
5 152 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 14 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 12 (0.17%) SPSS
10 9 (0.13%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.028%) FastStats
12 1 (0.014%) InCopy
12 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.014%) SmartSuite
12 1 (0.014%) CATIA
12 1 (0.014%) InDesign
12 1 (0.014%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 92 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 54 (0.77%) SAP CRM
4 52 (0.74%) SAP BPC
5 49 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
5 49 (0.69%) SAP FI
6 47 (0.67%) SAP CO
7 44 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
7 44 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 42 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
9 32 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
10 30 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
10 30 (0.43%) Oracle HRMS
11 27 (0.38%) BASE24
12 24 (0.34%) SAP SD
13 23 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
14 22 (0.31%) assyst
15 20 (0.28%) SAP ERP
16 18 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
16 18 (0.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 83 (1.18%) SaaS
2 54 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (0.65%) Office 365
3 46 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 39 (0.55%) IaaS
5 32 (0.45%) PaaS
6 30 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
8 13 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.028%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.028%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.014%) Taleo
11 1 (0.014%) Force.com
11 1 (0.014%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 454 (6.43%) Firewall
2 351 (4.97%) SAN
3 304 (4.31%) WAN
4 296 (4.19%) DNS
5 282 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 270 (3.83%) LAN
7 215 (3.05%) VPN
8 187 (2.65%) DHCP
9 183 (2.59%) Internet
10 144 (2.04%) Wireless
11 133 (1.88%) MPLS
12 130 (1.84%) Network Security
13 112 (1.59%) BGP
14 107 (1.52%) NAS
15 103 (1.46%) OSPF
16 91 (1.29%) SSL
17 90 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
18 89 (1.26%) VoIP
19 76 (1.08%) HTTP
20 65 (0.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 687 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 173 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 153 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 130 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
5 129 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 124 (1.76%) MySQL
7 123 (1.74%) DB2
8 118 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 103 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 98 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 63 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 61 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 60 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
14 56 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
15 47 (0.67%) SAP BW
16 42 (0.60%) SAP BI
16 42 (0.60%) SAP HANA
17 41 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
18 40 (0.57%) QlikView
19 39 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 116 (1.64%) JIRA
2 98 (1.39%) Subversion
3 90 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 56 (0.79%) Visual Studio
5 51 (0.72%) Git (software)
6 49 (0.69%) Ant
7 45 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 45 (0.64%) Hudson
8 44 (0.62%) Maven
9 25 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (0.33%) TeamCity
11 17 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 15 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (0.17%) ERwin
14 12 (0.17%) CruiseControl
15 11 (0.16%) Selenium
15 11 (0.16%) Rational Rose
15 11 (0.16%) Eclipse
16 10 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2439 (34.56%) Finance
2 651 (9.22%) Banking
3 593 (8.40%) Retail
4 394 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 275 (3.90%) Marketing
6 240 (3.40%) Legal
7 168 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 137 (1.94%) Advertising
9 119 (1.69%) Back Office
10 97 (1.37%) Front Office
11 89 (1.26%) Billing
12 81 (1.15%) Investment Banking
13 79 (1.12%) Law
14 71 (1.01%) Publishing
15 69 (0.98%) Financial Institution
16 66 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
17 58 (0.82%) Local Government
18 57 (0.81%) German Language
19 54 (0.77%) French Language
20 50 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1516 (21.48%) Analyst
2 853 (12.09%) Project Manager
3 798 (11.31%) Business Analyst
4 519 (7.35%) Consultant
5 318 (4.51%) Developer
5 318 (4.51%) Service Manager
6 300 (4.25%) Change Manager
7 292 (4.14%) Architect
8 239 (3.39%) Support Engineer
9 227 (3.22%) Support Analyst
10 199 (2.82%) Network Engineer
11 197 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
12 194 (2.75%) Administrator
13 192 (2.72%) Applications Support
14 177 (2.51%) Delivery Manager
15 176 (2.49%) Team Leader
16 175 (2.48%) Senior Manager
17 143 (2.03%) Senior Business Analyst
18 137 (1.94%) Business Manager
19 135 (1.91%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (4.61%) .NET
2 258 (3.66%) XML
3 178 (2.52%) HTML
4 167 (2.37%) Web Services
5 132 (1.87%) Middleware
6 129 (1.83%) ASP.NET
7 127 (1.80%) CSS
8 74 (1.05%) J2EE
9 55 (0.78%) jQuery
10 51 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (0.71%) .NET Framework
12 49 (0.69%) XML Messaging
13 40 (0.57%) JSON
14 39 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
15 37 (0.52%) HTML5
16 34 (0.48%) COM
17 30 (0.43%) Ajax
17 30 (0.43%) CSS3
18 27 (0.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 26 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 923 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 483 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 190 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 163 (2.31%) Clustering
5 148 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 138 (1.96%) FMCG
7 120 (1.70%) PMI
8 114 (1.62%) CMDB
9 106 (1.50%) Mainframe
10 97 (1.37%) Replication
11 90 (1.28%) User Experience
12 82 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 79 (1.12%) Derivative
14 70 (0.99%) NHS
15 67 (0.95%) Statistics
16 62 (0.88%) Blackberry
17 51 (0.72%) Mobile App
18 50 (0.71%) Mathematics
19 49 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
20 46 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1091 (15.46%) Windows
2 525 (7.44%) Linux
3 401 (5.68%) UNIX
4 368 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 273 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 185 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 161 (2.28%) Windows 7
8 125 (1.77%) Windows XP
9 101 (1.43%) Solaris
10 96 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 66 (0.94%) AIX
12 45 (0.64%) Android
13 44 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 41 (0.58%) Windows 2000
15 33 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
16 31 (0.44%) VMS
17 26 (0.37%) CentOS
18 25 (0.35%) Apple iOS
19 24 (0.34%) Ubuntu
20 21 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2065 (29.26%) ITIL
2 1838 (26.05%) Project Management
3 959 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
4 954 (13.52%) PRINCE2
5 939 (13.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 809 (11.46%) Service Delivery
7 731 (10.36%) Service Management
8 662 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 549 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 542 (7.68%) Problem Management
11 476 (6.75%) Incident Management
12 438 (6.21%) Risk Management
13 430 (6.09%) Mentoring
14 409 (5.80%) Coaching
15 386 (5.47%) Release Management
16 365 (5.17%) Scrum
16 365 (5.17%) CRM
17 364 (5.16%) Configuration Management
18 327 (4.63%) Business Transformation
19 312 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 902 (12.78%) SQL
2 407 (5.77%) Java
3 293 (4.15%) C#
4 169 (2.39%) T-SQL
5 150 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 127 (1.80%) C
7 122 (1.73%) Perl
8 111 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 107 (1.52%) PHP
9 107 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 101 (1.43%) JavaScript
11 79 (1.12%) Python
12 65 (0.92%) COBOL
13 61 (0.86%) C++
13 61 (0.86%) JCL
14 58 (0.82%) VB.NET
15 52 (0.74%) VB
16 44 (0.62%) ABAP
17 42 (0.60%) VBScript
18 39 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 912 (12.92%) Degree
2 365 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 298 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
4 283 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 233 (3.30%) SC Cleared
6 226 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
7 224 (3.17%) PMI Certification
8 206 (2.92%) ISEB
9 205 (2.90%) CCNA
10 167 (2.37%) CCNP
11 151 (2.14%) PMP
12 150 (2.13%) MCSE
13 131 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 105 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 91 (1.29%) MCITP
16 82 (1.16%) MCP
17 76 (1.08%) MCSA
18 63 (0.89%) HND
19 60 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 53 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 665 (9.42%) SLA
2 400 (5.67%) QA
3 108 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 86 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 47 (0.67%) COBIT
7 30 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 26 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 23 (0.33%) COSO
9 23 (0.33%) ISO 8583
10 19 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
11 17 (0.24%) EMIR
12 11 (0.16%) FATCA
12 11 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 9 (0.13%) TickIT
14 8 (0.11%) GxP
15 7 (0.099%) GAMP
15 7 (0.099%) DO-178B
16 6 (0.085%) Basel III
16 6 (0.085%) MiFID
System Software
1 433 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 424 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (2.28%) vSphere
4 122 (1.73%) VMware ESX
5 105 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 83 (1.18%) XenApp
7 67 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (0.58%) VMware Server
9 37 (0.52%) NDS
9 37 (0.52%) vCloud
10 33 (0.47%) Firmware
11 27 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
12 26 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 24 (0.34%) Terminal Services
13 24 (0.34%) VMFS
14 21 (0.30%) Varnish
14 21 (0.30%) ISA Server
15 20 (0.28%) XenServer
16 18 (0.26%) XenDesktop
16 18 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 138 (1.96%) SCCM
2 80 (1.13%) SCOM
3 59 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 45 (0.64%) Nagios
5 40 (0.57%) NetBackup
6 39 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 35 (0.50%) CA Endevor
8 34 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
9 32 (0.45%) WSUS
10 31 (0.44%) Puppet
11 30 (0.43%) Backup Exec
11 30 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
12 23 (0.33%) Netcool
12 23 (0.33%) Data Guard
13 22 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
14 19 (0.27%) CiscoWorks
15 17 (0.24%) HP NNM
16 14 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 14 (0.20%) Opsview
16 14 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1335 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 720 (10.20%) Oracle
3 639 (9.05%) VMware
4 556 (7.88%) SAP
5 511 (7.24%) Cisco
6 353 (5.00%) HP
7 303 (4.29%) Citrix
8 256 (3.63%) IBM
9 179 (2.54%) Juniper
10 143 (2.03%) CheckPoint
11 130 (1.84%) EMC
12 122 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
12 122 (1.73%) Red Hat
13 105 (1.49%) Remedy
14 103 (1.46%) F5
15 100 (1.42%) NetApp
16 86 (1.22%) CA
17 82 (1.16%) Cognos
18 71 (1.01%) SolarWinds
19 69 (0.98%) Symantec
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
GA Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Atos
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum + car, bonus, package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum + car, bonus, package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From Entry-Level up to £29,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5k shift allowance + benefits pack
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £650000 per annum + pension + share incentives + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £46500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago