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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 74 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3787 3444 3132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.46% 3.00% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 3.63% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2762 2552 2486
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +17 3441 £50,000 - 399
London +19 1420 £57,500 +4.54% 154
South East +3 655 £45,000 -4.76% 69
City of London +28 357 £55,000 - 31
North West +27 279 £42,500 - 43
West Midlands +45 253 £47,500 +7.95% 22
East Midlands +20 229 £45,000 - 19
East of England +7 228 £51,000 +13.33% 22
Yorkshire -7 183 £42,500 - 28
Manchester +48 178 £45,000 +28.57% 25
South West -22 155 £39,750 -16.31% 35
West Yorkshire 0 148 £42,500 -5.55% 23
Berkshire -15 140 £55,000 +5.76% 20
Scotland -8 133 £42,500 +4.93% 13
Buckinghamshire +22 127 £46,500 -6.06% 11
Surrey -8 122 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Milton Keynes +15 105 £60,000 +21.21% 9
Nottinghamshire +45 103 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Nottingham +47 99 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Leeds -6 97 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Coventry +18 82 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Hampshire -37 81 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Edinburgh +3 80 £44,000 +8.64% 8
Birmingham +17 71 £50,000 - 10
Cambridgeshire +59 65 £51,000 +8.14% 6
Wales +8 62 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Essex +8 60 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Cheshire -18 59 £40,000 -8.57% 13
Northamptonshire -2 56 £51,085 +7.54% 1
Hertfordshire -44 56 £55,000 +29.41% 10

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2538 (34.62%) Finance
2 2129 (29.04%) ITIL
3 2063 (28.14%) Project Management
4 1442 (19.67%) Microsoft
5 1127 (15.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 1100 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1098 (14.98%) Windows
8 1078 (14.70%) PRINCE2
9 1057 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
10 980 (13.37%) Degree
11 938 (12.79%) MS Excel
12 870 (11.87%) SQL
13 865 (11.80%) Banking
14 768 (10.48%) Service Management
15 763 (10.41%) Retail
16 762 (10.39%) Service Delivery
17 719 (9.81%) Oracle
18 700 (9.55%) SAP
19 688 (9.38%) SLA
20 678 (9.25%) Incident Management
21 653 (8.91%) Business Analysis
22 648 (8.84%) SQL Server
23 642 (8.76%) Problem Management
24 631 (8.61%) VMware
25 619 (8.44%) Cisco
26 615 (8.39%) SDLC
27 600 (8.18%) Risk Management
28 572 (7.80%) Data Centre
29 550 (7.50%) MS Office
30 547 (7.46%) Linux

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 328 (4.47%) SharePoint
2 295 (4.02%) MS Exchange
3 219 (2.99%) IIS
4 149 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 126 (1.72%) Lync
6 120 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 85 (1.16%) Apache
8 76 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 69 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 65 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 63 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 61 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
13 55 (0.75%) WebLogic
14 49 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 46 (0.63%) CMS
16 44 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
17 35 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 34 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
19 29 (0.40%) CICS
20 27 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 938 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 550 (7.50%) MS Office
3 250 (3.41%) MS Project
4 177 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 177 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.23%) PowerPivot
6 14 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 10 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
10 8 (0.11%) Open Workbench
11 6 (0.082%) Windchill
11 6 (0.082%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.041%) PrintSoft PReS
13 2 (0.027%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.027%) DOC1
14 1 (0.014%) SPSS
14 1 (0.014%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 79 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (0.89%) SAP FI
3 61 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 61 (0.83%) SAP CO
4 56 (0.76%) SAP ERP
4 56 (0.76%) SAP HCM
5 53 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
6 52 (0.71%) SAP HR
7 45 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
8 41 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
8 41 (0.56%) SAP SCM
9 38 (0.52%) SAP CRM
10 37 (0.50%) SAP SD
11 34 (0.46%) Maximo
12 32 (0.44%) Primavera
13 27 (0.37%) SAP Payroll
14 26 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
15 25 (0.34%) SAP HR-PA
15 25 (0.34%) SAP HR-PD
16 24 (0.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 183 (2.50%) SaaS
2 124 (1.69%) Office 365
3 102 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 84 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 79 (1.08%) PaaS
6 34 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (0.44%) IaaS
8 17 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
9 13 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 10 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.11%) IBM PureFlex
11 8 (0.11%) Taleo
12 7 (0.095%) GitHub
13 6 (0.082%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.082%) Route 53
14 4 (0.055%) Force.com
14 4 (0.055%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.041%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 490 (6.68%) Firewall
2 405 (5.52%) WAN
3 324 (4.42%) SAN
4 300 (4.09%) LAN
5 278 (3.79%) DNS
6 246 (3.36%) TCP/IP
7 222 (3.03%) VPN
8 219 (2.99%) Internet
9 174 (2.37%) DHCP
10 145 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
11 139 (1.90%) Wireless
12 119 (1.62%) VoIP
13 107 (1.46%) BGP
14 95 (1.30%) OSPF
15 89 (1.21%) NAS
16 87 (1.19%) LDAP
17 85 (1.16%) Network Security
18 84 (1.15%) SSL
19 75 (1.02%) VLAN
20 74 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 648 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 186 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 185 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 184 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
5 182 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 165 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 152 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 142 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 111 (1.51%) MySQL
10 97 (1.32%) DB2
11 87 (1.19%) RDBMS
12 83 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 79 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
14 70 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 66 (0.90%) SAP HANA
16 63 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
17 54 (0.74%) SAP BW
18 53 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
18 53 (0.72%) Big Data
19 45 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 94 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 91 (1.24%) JIRA
3 85 (1.16%) Subversion
4 72 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 59 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 45 (0.61%) Visual Studio
7 37 (0.50%) Maven
8 23 (0.31%) Ant
9 22 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 21 (0.29%) ClearCase
10 21 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
10 21 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
12 18 (0.25%) Eclipse
12 18 (0.25%) HP UFT
13 16 (0.22%) Selenium
14 14 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
14 14 (0.19%) JUnit
14 14 (0.19%) Hudson
15 12 (0.16%) Cucumber
General
1 2538 (34.62%) Finance
2 865 (11.80%) Banking
3 763 (10.41%) Retail
4 377 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 299 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 213 (2.91%) Marketing
7 206 (2.81%) Legal
8 143 (1.95%) Advertising
9 142 (1.94%) Back Office
10 122 (1.66%) Front Office
11 118 (1.61%) Investment Banking
12 101 (1.38%) Law
13 87 (1.19%) Retail Banking
14 73 (1.00%) Financial Institution
15 63 (0.86%) Games
16 56 (0.76%) Publishing
17 55 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
18 47 (0.64%) Multimedia
19 46 (0.63%) Aerospace
20 45 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1510 (20.60%) Analyst
2 1072 (14.62%) Project Manager
3 677 (9.23%) Business Analyst
4 498 (6.79%) Consultant
5 379 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 314 (4.28%) Change Manager
7 284 (3.87%) Applications Support
8 277 (3.78%) Architect
9 276 (3.76%) Senior Manager
10 267 (3.64%) Support Analyst
11 248 (3.38%) Developer
12 227 (3.10%) Delivery Manager
13 226 (3.08%) Business Manager
14 217 (2.96%) Administrator
15 192 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
16 190 (2.59%) Network Engineer
17 185 (2.52%) DBA
18 184 (2.51%) Senior Project Manager
19 160 (2.18%) Services Delivery Manager
20 158 (2.16%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (4.56%) .NET
2 178 (2.43%) Web Services
3 150 (2.05%) HTML
4 124 (1.69%) XML
5 109 (1.49%) Middleware
6 100 (1.36%) CSS
7 85 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 79 (1.08%) .NET Framework
9 77 (1.05%) jQuery
10 67 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
11 62 (0.85%) J2EE
12 61 (0.83%) Spring
13 59 (0.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 49 (0.67%) SOAP
15 46 (0.63%) REST
16 38 (0.52%) HTML5
17 33 (0.45%) AngularJS
18 27 (0.37%) SAML
18 27 (0.37%) JMS
18 27 (0.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1100 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 572 (7.80%) Data Centre
3 503 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 198 (2.70%) Clustering
5 164 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 138 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 114 (1.56%) CMDB
8 111 (1.51%) User Experience
9 104 (1.42%) FMCG
10 98 (1.34%) Replication
11 90 (1.23%) Statistics
12 88 (1.20%) PMI
13 82 (1.12%) Mainframe
14 63 (0.86%) Life Science
15 56 (0.76%) Blackberry
15 56 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 54 (0.74%) GIS
17 51 (0.70%) Fixed Income
18 50 (0.68%) Derivative
18 50 (0.68%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1098 (14.98%) Windows
2 547 (7.46%) Linux
3 447 (6.10%) UNIX
4 315 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 225 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 179 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 131 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 131 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 102 (1.39%) Solaris
9 83 (1.13%) AIX
10 42 (0.57%) Windows XP
10 42 (0.57%) CentOS
11 40 (0.55%) Apple iOS
12 39 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
13 35 (0.48%) Windows 8
14 27 (0.37%) Android
15 26 (0.35%) Ubuntu
16 20 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 19 (0.26%) Windows 2000
18 11 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2129 (29.04%) ITIL
2 2063 (28.14%) Project Management
3 1127 (15.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 1078 (14.70%) PRINCE2
5 1057 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
6 768 (10.48%) Service Management
7 762 (10.39%) Service Delivery
8 678 (9.25%) Incident Management
9 653 (8.91%) Business Analysis
10 642 (8.76%) Problem Management
11 615 (8.39%) SDLC
12 600 (8.18%) Risk Management
13 529 (7.22%) Mentoring
14 491 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 478 (6.52%) Coaching
16 424 (5.78%) ERP
17 414 (5.65%) Programme Management
18 413 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
19 391 (5.33%) CRM
20 380 (5.18%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 870 (11.87%) SQL
2 292 (3.98%) Java
3 215 (2.93%) C#
4 214 (2.92%) PowerShell
5 190 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 131 (1.79%) C
7 97 (1.32%) Perl
8 92 (1.25%) T-SQL
8 92 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 74 (1.01%) Python
10 68 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 67 (0.91%) COBOL
12 61 (0.83%) C++
13 60 (0.82%) PHP
13 60 (0.82%) VBScript
14 54 (0.74%) Bash Shell
15 47 (0.64%) ABAP
16 44 (0.60%) JCL
17 39 (0.53%) Ruby
18 36 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 980 (13.37%) Degree
2 362 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 287 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
4 277 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
5 253 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 249 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 200 (2.73%) PMI Certification
8 174 (2.37%) CCNA
9 165 (2.25%) ISEB
10 161 (2.20%) CCNP
11 157 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 157 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 155 (2.11%) PMP
13 112 (1.53%) MCSE
14 82 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 77 (1.05%) MCP
16 73 (1.00%) DV Cleared
17 67 (0.91%) CISSP
18 53 (0.72%) SAP Certification
18 53 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 688 (9.38%) SLA
2 436 (5.95%) QA
3 125 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 75 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 43 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 41 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 38 (0.52%) COBIT
8 26 (0.35%) EMIR
9 23 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
10 19 (0.26%) PMBOK
10 19 (0.26%) MiFID
11 18 (0.25%) FATCA
12 16 (0.22%) Data Quality
13 13 (0.18%) ISO 14001
14 12 (0.16%) P3O
15 11 (0.15%) COSO
16 10 (0.14%) ISO 9002
17 9 (0.12%) ISO 9000
17 9 (0.12%) JSP 440
18 6 (0.082%) TickIT
System Software
1 492 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 480 (6.55%) Active Directory
3 208 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 139 (1.90%) vSphere
5 91 (1.24%) XenApp
6 83 (1.13%) VMware ESX
7 62 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 51 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
9 37 (0.50%) XenDesktop
10 32 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 29 (0.40%) XenServer
11 29 (0.40%) UAG
12 28 (0.38%) Firmware
13 24 (0.33%) NFS
14 23 (0.31%) Terminal Services
15 22 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
16 18 (0.25%) KVM
17 17 (0.23%) Docker
18 16 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 15 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 152 (2.07%) SCCM
2 81 (1.10%) SCOM
3 67 (0.91%) Puppet
4 54 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 53 (0.72%) Data Guard
6 41 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 39 (0.53%) Nagios
8 33 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
9 30 (0.41%) Tivoli
9 30 (0.41%) WSUS
10 27 (0.37%) NetBackup
11 25 (0.34%) CA Endevor
12 23 (0.31%) Backup Exec
13 19 (0.26%) Graphite
14 17 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
15 15 (0.20%) SCVMM
15 15 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
16 14 (0.19%) vMotion
16 14 (0.19%) AirWatch
16 14 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1442 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 719 (9.81%) Oracle
3 700 (9.55%) SAP
4 631 (8.61%) VMware
5 619 (8.44%) Cisco
6 293 (4.00%) HP
7 287 (3.91%) Citrix
8 278 (3.79%) IBM
9 147 (2.01%) CheckPoint
9 147 (2.01%) Remedy
10 128 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 128 (1.75%) NetApp
11 126 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 125 (1.71%) Juniper
13 104 (1.42%) EMC
14 93 (1.27%) Computacenter
15 86 (1.17%) Sun
16 79 (1.08%) F5
17 69 (0.94%) Avaya
18 65 (0.89%) SolarWinds
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
UK
Spheria Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary package + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package &
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20 - £22000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
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