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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 84 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3397 2774 3156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.21% 2.70% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.29% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 1988 2472
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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
(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
England +23 3151 £49,500 -1.00% 435
London +17 1230 £55,000 -4.34% 172
South East +19 658 £48,250 +1.57% 63
City of London +18 350 £55,000 -4.34% 56
Yorkshire +10 238 £42,500 +6.25% 32
North West +33 233 £41,500 +4.40% 34
East of England +14 213 £46,500 -7.00% 35
West Midlands +13 207 £42,500 +3.65% 23
Berkshire +26 193 £48,875 +8.61% 10
South West +55 168 £42,300 -15.40% 38
Manchester +49 168 £41,430 +1.04% 18
West Yorkshire +5 155 £43,000 +3.61% 20
Surrey +17 153 £45,500 +8.33% 13
Buckinghamshire +41 132 £45,000 -14.28% 13
East Midlands +28 126 £43,000 +13.15% 17
Scotland +7 101 £41,500 -8.28% 17
Milton Keynes +30 96 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Leeds -12 94 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Hampshire -21 93 £53,500 +25.88% 9
Reading +30 86 £48,250 +10.91% 4
Hertfordshire -12 68 £56,250 +12.50% 12
Wiltshire +30 58 £35,000 -32.69% 11
Coventry +20 58 £55,000 +39.40% 2
Essex -7 58 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Birmingham -17 52 £43,000 +4.87% 7
Guildford +26 49 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Edinburgh +6 49 £45,000 -9.54% 12
Nottinghamshire +45 46 £41,500 -2.35% 7
Cambridgeshire +36 46 £43,000 -14.00% 11
Nottingham +41 44 £41,587 -2.14% 5

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2416 (34.87%) Finance
2 2045 (29.52%) ITIL
3 2010 (29.01%) Project Management
4 1415 (20.42%) Microsoft
5 1129 (16.30%) Windows
6 976 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 971 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
8 939 (13.55%) Degree
9 931 (13.44%) PRINCE2
10 917 (13.24%) MS Excel
11 907 (13.09%) SQL
12 834 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
13 808 (11.66%) Service Delivery
14 787 (11.36%) Service Management
15 683 (9.86%) SQL Server
16 680 (9.82%) Business Analysis
17 677 (9.77%) Oracle
18 664 (9.58%) SLA
19 609 (8.79%) Retail
20 588 (8.49%) VMware
21 582 (8.40%) Incident Management
22 581 (8.39%) Banking
23 571 (8.24%) SAP
24 569 (8.21%) Problem Management
25 563 (8.13%) MS Office
26 557 (8.04%) Management Information System
27 526 (7.59%) Cisco
28 492 (7.10%) Active Directory
29 483 (6.97%) Linux
30 459 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 389 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 300 (4.33%) MS Exchange
3 206 (2.97%) IIS
4 117 (1.69%) Lync
5 111 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 95 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 90 (1.30%) Apache
8 79 (1.14%) CMS
9 71 (1.02%) SAS
10 68 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
11 64 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 63 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
13 52 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 48 (0.69%) WebLogic
15 47 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 39 (0.56%) NetWeaver
17 34 (0.49%) Tomcat
17 34 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
18 29 (0.42%) CICS
18 29 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 917 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 563 (8.13%) MS Office
3 313 (4.52%) MS Project
4 246 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 196 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 20 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.13%) Open Workbench
9 8 (0.12%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.058%) SPSS
11 1 (0.014%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.014%) InCopy
11 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.014%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.014%) Niku Workbench
11 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.014%) InDesign
11 1 (0.014%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 90 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 78 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 70 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 67 (0.97%) SAP CO
4 67 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
5 49 (0.71%) SAP CRM
6 39 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 39 (0.56%) SAP ERP
7 36 (0.52%) SAP SD
8 30 (0.43%) SAP HR
8 30 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
9 28 (0.40%) SAP BPC
10 27 (0.39%) SAP SCM
10 27 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
11 26 (0.38%) SalesLogix
12 24 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
12 24 (0.35%) assyst
13 22 (0.32%) SAP MM
13 22 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
14 20 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 157 (2.27%) SaaS
2 66 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (0.81%) Office 365
4 36 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.35%) PaaS
7 20 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
8 17 (0.25%) IaaS
9 16 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.087%) Force.com
11 4 (0.058%) Yammer
12 2 (0.029%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.029%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.029%) Taleo
13 1 (0.014%) GitHub
13 1 (0.014%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 458 (6.61%) Firewall
2 339 (4.89%) WAN
3 299 (4.32%) SAN
4 284 (4.10%) LAN
5 250 (3.61%) DNS
6 231 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 211 (3.05%) VPN
8 194 (2.80%) Internet
9 184 (2.66%) DHCP
10 157 (2.27%) MPLS
11 155 (2.24%) Wireless
12 144 (2.08%) Network Security
13 127 (1.83%) BGP
14 121 (1.75%) OSPF
15 120 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
16 97 (1.40%) VoIP
17 81 (1.17%) SSL
18 79 (1.14%) NAS
19 75 (1.08%) IPsec
20 69 (1.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 683 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 192 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 139 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 139 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
4 118 (1.70%) Oracle Database
4 118 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 115 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 91 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 82 (1.18%) DB2
9 79 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
10 67 (0.97%) MySQL
11 66 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 50 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 48 (0.69%) SAP HANA
14 37 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
15 32 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
17 29 (0.42%) MS Access
18 25 (0.36%) DTS
Development Applications
1 89 (1.28%) JIRA
2 80 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 79 (1.14%) Subversion
4 69 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 49 (0.71%) Ant
7 48 (0.69%) Git (software)
8 46 (0.66%) Maven
9 31 (0.45%) Hudson
10 30 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 30 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
11 22 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
12 20 (0.29%) Artifactory
13 17 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (0.22%) LSMW
15 14 (0.20%) Selenium
16 13 (0.19%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.17%) Cucumber
18 11 (0.16%) CaliberRM
18 11 (0.16%) RequisitePro
General
1 2416 (34.87%) Finance
2 609 (8.79%) Retail
3 581 (8.39%) Banking
4 366 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 256 (3.70%) Marketing
6 233 (3.36%) Legal
7 226 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 139 (2.01%) Advertising
9 136 (1.96%) Back Office
10 110 (1.59%) Games
11 99 (1.43%) Law
12 97 (1.40%) Billing
13 81 (1.17%) Front Office
14 65 (0.94%) Investment Banking
15 58 (0.84%) Aerospace
16 57 (0.82%) Publishing
17 55 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
18 54 (0.78%) Financial Institution
19 42 (0.61%) Retail Banking
19 42 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1452 (20.96%) Analyst
2 887 (12.80%) Project Manager
3 775 (11.19%) Business Analyst
4 477 (6.89%) Consultant
5 338 (4.88%) Service Manager
6 328 (4.73%) Change Manager
7 282 (4.07%) Developer
8 280 (4.04%) Architect
9 237 (3.42%) Network Engineer
10 211 (3.05%) Administrator
11 207 (2.99%) Senior Manager
12 202 (2.92%) Support Engineer
13 196 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
14 195 (2.81%) Support Analyst
15 180 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
16 179 (2.58%) Applications Support
17 143 (2.06%) Programme Manager
17 143 (2.06%) Team Leader
18 141 (2.04%) Services Delivery Manager
19 137 (1.98%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (4.13%) .NET
2 236 (3.41%) XML
3 179 (2.58%) Web Services
4 171 (2.47%) HTML
5 108 (1.56%) Middleware
5 108 (1.56%) CSS
6 96 (1.39%) ASP.NET
7 79 (1.14%) J2EE
8 57 (0.82%) .NET Framework
9 50 (0.72%) jQuery
10 40 (0.58%) COM
11 36 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
12 32 (0.46%) JSON
13 31 (0.45%) HTML5
13 31 (0.45%) SOAP
14 28 (0.40%) Spring
15 26 (0.38%) XML Messaging
15 26 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
17 22 (0.32%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 971 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 557 (8.04%) Management Information System
3 209 (3.02%) Clustering
4 167 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 140 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 120 (1.73%) PMI
7 112 (1.62%) FMCG
8 99 (1.43%) NHS
9 91 (1.31%) Replication
10 89 (1.28%) User Experience
11 85 (1.23%) Mainframe
12 76 (1.10%) CMDB
13 75 (1.08%) Statistics
14 71 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 70 (1.01%) Blackberry
16 67 (0.97%) Life Science
17 50 (0.72%) Mobile App
18 49 (0.71%) Open Source
18 49 (0.71%) Derivative
19 38 (0.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1129 (16.30%) Windows
2 483 (6.97%) Linux
3 388 (5.60%) UNIX
4 359 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 236 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 227 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 174 (2.51%) Windows 7
8 105 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 95 (1.37%) Solaris
10 83 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 52 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 38 (0.55%) AIX
12 38 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 25 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 23 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 22 (0.32%) VMS
16 21 (0.30%) Android
16 21 (0.30%) Windows 2000
17 20 (0.29%) CentOS
18 18 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2045 (29.52%) ITIL
2 2010 (29.01%) Project Management
3 976 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 931 (13.44%) PRINCE2
5 834 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 808 (11.66%) Service Delivery
7 787 (11.36%) Service Management
8 680 (9.82%) Business Analysis
9 582 (8.40%) Incident Management
10 569 (8.21%) Problem Management
11 459 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 423 (6.11%) Risk Management
13 402 (5.80%) Release Management
14 379 (5.47%) CRM
15 370 (5.34%) ERP
16 360 (5.20%) Configuration Management
17 357 (5.15%) Mentoring
18 350 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
19 345 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
20 321 (4.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 907 (13.09%) SQL
2 343 (4.95%) Java
3 217 (3.13%) C#
4 198 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 145 (2.09%) T-SQL
6 118 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 108 (1.56%) C
8 100 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 91 (1.31%) Perl
10 82 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 62 (0.89%) VB
11 62 (0.89%) C++
12 59 (0.85%) Python
13 57 (0.82%) ABAP
14 52 (0.75%) PHP
15 50 (0.72%) VBScript
16 49 (0.71%) VBA
17 48 (0.69%) COBOL
18 41 (0.59%) JCL
19 40 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 939 (13.55%) Degree
2 398 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 328 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
4 305 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 250 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
6 239 (3.45%) ISEB
7 235 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 230 (3.32%) PMI Certification
9 203 (2.93%) CCNP
10 196 (2.83%) CCNA
11 160 (2.31%) PMP
12 140 (2.02%) MCSE
13 138 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 90 (1.30%) DV Cleared
15 88 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 86 (1.24%) SAP Certification
17 67 (0.97%) MCSA
18 62 (0.89%) MCP
19 58 (0.84%) HND
20 55 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 664 (9.58%) SLA
2 402 (5.80%) QA
3 121 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 118 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 76 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 39 (0.56%) COBIT
7 30 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 20 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 19 (0.27%) ISO 8583
10 14 (0.20%) COSO
11 11 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 10 (0.14%) EMIR
13 9 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 9 (0.13%) FATCA
14 8 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
14 8 (0.12%) ISO 14001
15 7 (0.10%) MiFID
15 7 (0.10%) IEC 61508
15 7 (0.10%) GAMP
16 5 (0.072%) Basel III
System Software
1 492 (7.10%) Active Directory
2 403 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (1.86%) vSphere
3 129 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 116 (1.67%) XenApp
5 79 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 53 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 40 (0.58%) Firmware
8 34 (0.49%) Terminal Services
8 34 (0.49%) ISA Server
9 33 (0.48%) XenDesktop
10 32 (0.46%) NDS
11 27 (0.39%) VMware Server
12 25 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
13 21 (0.30%) XenServer
14 18 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 14 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
17 12 (0.17%) PowerHA
18 10 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 164 (2.37%) SCCM
2 107 (1.54%) SCOM
3 64 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 48 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 46 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 40 (0.58%) WSUS
7 38 (0.55%) Netcool
7 38 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 37 (0.53%) Backup Exec
9 36 (0.52%) Nagios
9 36 (0.52%) Puppet
10 24 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 23 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
12 22 (0.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 21 (0.30%) CA Endevor
14 20 (0.29%) HP NNM
14 20 (0.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 19 (0.27%) OpenView
16 16 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
16 16 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1415 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 677 (9.77%) Oracle
3 588 (8.49%) VMware
4 571 (8.24%) SAP
5 526 (7.59%) Cisco
6 315 (4.55%) Citrix
7 311 (4.49%) HP
8 214 (3.09%) IBM
9 209 (3.02%) Juniper
10 197 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
11 136 (1.96%) CheckPoint
12 131 (1.89%) Remedy
13 120 (1.73%) F5
14 104 (1.50%) EMC
15 101 (1.46%) NetApp
16 95 (1.37%) Red Hat
17 79 (1.14%) SolarWinds
18 77 (1.11%) CA
19 62 (0.89%) Symantec
20 55 (0.79%) Business Objects
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
England
TK Maxx
Posted: Yesterday
England
TK Maxx
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Flexible benefits + possible car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Jersey, Channel Isles
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 20% Tax
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £6k Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + 33 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago