The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 88 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3469 3127 3119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.98% 2.88% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 3.66% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2467 2488 2415
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93591 85411 91038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75267 69754 77438
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
England +1 3158 £50,000 - 375
London +4 1322 £55,000 - 151
South East +6 666 £46,345 -4.44% 95
City of London +13 381 £55,000 -8.33% 58
East of England -6 247 £47,500 - 19
North West +34 235 £45,000 +16.88% 19
Yorkshire -19 217 £42,500 +4.93% 18
Berkshire +8 174 £52,500 +5.00% 21
West Yorkshire -32 154 £44,000 +9.31% 17
Scotland +32 148 £39,500 -1.25% 22
East Midlands +20 145 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Surrey +16 144 £47,500 +5.55% 13
West Midlands -21 138 £47,500 +11.76% 15
South West -10 136 £47,500 +5.55% 33
Hampshire -4 124 £36,250 -34.09% 18
Hertfordshire +33 123 £45,000 -11.33% 5
Leeds -26 111 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Manchester +2 98 £35,500 -7.79% 8
Cheshire +22 93 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Buckinghamshire +15 71 £49,500 +4.21% 13
Watford +25 67 £41,500 -10.27%
Edinburgh +10 65 £40,500 -2.40% 11
Reading 0 59 £41,250 -18.71% 6
Northamptonshire +17 58 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Milton Keynes +26 51 £49,500 +32.00% 10
Glasgow +12 51 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Northampton +16 47 £49,000 +12.00% 5
Kent +16 47 £44,000 -2.22% 11
Birmingham -21 47 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bedfordshire -14 46 £49,750 +4.73% 6

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2467 (35.32%) Finance
2 1843 (26.39%) ITIL
3 1827 (26.16%) Project Management
4 1278 (18.30%) Microsoft
5 1043 (14.93%) Windows
6 952 (13.63%) Degree
7 949 (13.59%) PRINCE2
8 893 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 886 (12.69%) SQL
10 835 (11.96%) Service Delivery
11 757 (10.84%) MS Excel
12 721 (10.32%) Oracle
13 709 (10.15%) Service Management
14 659 (9.44%) SLA
15 647 (9.26%) Banking
16 644 (9.22%) SQL Server
17 609 (8.72%) SAP
18 603 (8.63%) VMware
19 574 (8.22%) Linux
20 550 (7.88%) Retail
21 538 (7.70%) Business Analysis
22 534 (7.65%) Problem Management
23 519 (7.43%) MS Office
24 514 (7.36%) Risk Management
25 507 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
26 483 (6.92%) Incident Management
27 472 (6.76%) Cisco
28 465 (6.66%) Management Information System
29 452 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
30 444 (6.36%) UNIX

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 398 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 303 (4.34%) MS Exchange
3 206 (2.95%) CMS
4 161 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 155 (2.22%) IIS
6 140 (2.00%) Lync
7 125 (1.79%) Apache
7 125 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 94 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 85 (1.22%) WebSphere
10 80 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 74 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 68 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
13 66 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 62 (0.89%) SAS
15 60 (0.86%) Drupal
16 50 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
17 42 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
18 40 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
19 39 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 757 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 519 (7.43%) MS Office
3 256 (3.67%) MS Project
4 173 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 103 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 15 (0.21%) SPSS
9 7 (0.10%) Open Workbench
10 4 (0.057%) ArcInfo
11 2 (0.029%) FastStats
11 2 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.014%) InCopy
12 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.014%) Windchill
12 1 (0.014%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 1 (0.014%) InDesign
12 1 (0.014%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 101 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 94 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 67 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
3 67 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 65 (0.93%) SAP FI
4 65 (0.93%) SAP CO
5 61 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
6 56 (0.80%) SAP CRM
7 52 (0.74%) SAP BPC
8 51 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
9 50 (0.72%) SAP SD
10 39 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
11 36 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
12 25 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
12 25 (0.36%) SAP MM
13 22 (0.32%) SAP ERP
14 20 (0.29%) BASE24
15 19 (0.27%) SAP SCM
16 16 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
17 15 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 81 (1.16%) SaaS
2 60 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 43 (0.62%) Office 365
3 43 (0.62%) IaaS
4 41 (0.59%) PaaS
5 36 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.17%) Force.com
8 12 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
10 5 (0.072%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.029%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.014%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 425 (6.09%) Firewall
2 383 (5.48%) SAN
3 302 (4.32%) WAN
4 296 (4.24%) TCP/IP
5 288 (4.12%) DNS
6 242 (3.47%) LAN
7 202 (2.89%) Internet
8 180 (2.58%) VPN
9 166 (2.38%) DHCP
10 145 (2.08%) Network Security
11 134 (1.92%) NAS
12 111 (1.59%) Wireless
13 100 (1.43%) MPLS
14 93 (1.33%) HTTP
15 91 (1.30%) VoIP
16 86 (1.23%) SSL
17 67 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
18 61 (0.87%) BGP
19 57 (0.82%) OSPF
19 57 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 190 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 186 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
4 181 (2.59%) MySQL
5 161 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 153 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 140 (2.00%) DB2
8 136 (1.95%) Oracle Database
9 127 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 79 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 72 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 71 (1.02%) RDBMS
13 66 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 61 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 57 (0.82%) QlikView
16 55 (0.79%) OLAP
17 54 (0.77%) SAP BI
18 42 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
19 40 (0.57%) SAP BW
20 38 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 121 (1.73%) JIRA
2 103 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 88 (1.26%) Subversion
4 85 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 63 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 41 (0.59%) Git (software)
7 37 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
8 35 (0.50%) Hudson
9 31 (0.44%) Ant
10 29 (0.42%) Maven
11 23 (0.33%) TeamCity
12 17 (0.24%) ERwin
13 14 (0.20%) CruiseControl
14 13 (0.19%) Toad
15 12 (0.17%) Eclipse
15 12 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
15 12 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (0.14%) Rational Rose
17 9 (0.13%) Selenium
17 9 (0.13%) StyleCop
General
1 2467 (35.32%) Finance
2 647 (9.26%) Banking
3 550 (7.88%) Retail
4 407 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 284 (4.07%) Marketing
6 215 (3.08%) Legal
7 174 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 132 (1.89%) Advertising
9 106 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 105 (1.50%) Back Office
11 90 (1.29%) Billing
12 85 (1.22%) Law
13 81 (1.16%) Publishing
14 80 (1.15%) Front Office
15 72 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 71 (1.02%) Financial Institution
17 57 (0.82%) German Language
18 56 (0.80%) Local Government
19 55 (0.79%) French Language
19 55 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 1448 (20.73%) Analyst
2 866 (12.40%) Project Manager
3 700 (10.02%) Business Analyst
4 629 (9.01%) Consultant
5 403 (5.77%) Developer
6 324 (4.64%) Service Manager
7 268 (3.84%) Change Manager
8 263 (3.77%) Architect
9 245 (3.51%) Support Engineer
10 225 (3.22%) Support Analyst
11 218 (3.12%) Administrator
12 194 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
13 190 (2.72%) Senior Manager
14 157 (2.25%) Applications Support
15 156 (2.23%) Programme Manager
16 154 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
17 153 (2.19%) Network Engineer
18 150 (2.15%) Team Leader
19 148 (2.12%) Services Delivery Manager
20 133 (1.90%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (5.25%) .NET
2 222 (3.18%) XML
3 221 (3.16%) Web Services
4 202 (2.89%) HTML
5 152 (2.18%) CSS
6 132 (1.89%) Middleware
7 115 (1.65%) ASP.NET
8 94 (1.35%) jQuery
9 55 (0.79%) Ajax
10 48 (0.69%) JSON
11 45 (0.64%) WCF
12 44 (0.63%) J2EE
12 44 (0.63%) XML Messaging
13 43 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (0.60%) HTML5
15 36 (0.52%) .NET Framework
16 31 (0.44%) Spring
17 27 (0.39%) CSS3
17 27 (0.39%) SOAP
18 26 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 465 (6.66%) Management Information System
2 233 (3.34%) Computer Science
3 143 (2.05%) Clustering
4 134 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 121 (1.73%) CMDB
6 107 (1.53%) PMI
7 100 (1.43%) FMCG
8 96 (1.37%) Replication
9 86 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 84 (1.20%) Mainframe
11 80 (1.15%) Derivative
12 77 (1.10%) Statistics
13 71 (1.02%) Blackberry
13 71 (1.02%) Open Source
14 66 (0.95%) NHS
15 61 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
16 58 (0.83%) Mathematics
17 57 (0.82%) Mobile App
18 56 (0.80%) Digital Media
19 55 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1043 (14.93%) Windows
2 574 (8.22%) Linux
3 444 (6.36%) UNIX
4 384 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 266 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 176 (2.52%) Windows 7
7 159 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 148 (2.12%) Solaris
9 140 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 106 (1.52%) Windows XP
11 91 (1.30%) AIX
12 49 (0.70%) Android
13 37 (0.53%) Windows 2000
14 36 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 31 (0.44%) Windows 8
16 30 (0.43%) Apple iOS
17 24 (0.34%) CentOS
18 20 (0.29%) HPUX
18 20 (0.29%) VMS
19 19 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1843 (26.39%) ITIL
2 1827 (26.16%) Project Management
3 949 (13.59%) PRINCE2
4 893 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 835 (11.96%) Service Delivery
6 709 (10.15%) Service Management
7 538 (7.70%) Business Analysis
8 534 (7.65%) Problem Management
9 514 (7.36%) Risk Management
10 507 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 483 (6.92%) Incident Management
12 452 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
13 396 (5.67%) Release Management
14 372 (5.33%) Business Transformation
15 368 (5.27%) CRM
16 354 (5.07%) Configuration Management
17 331 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
17 331 (4.74%) Scrum
18 301 (4.31%) ERP
18 301 (4.31%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 886 (12.69%) SQL
2 441 (6.31%) Java
3 327 (4.68%) C#
4 165 (2.36%) Perl
5 163 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 153 (2.19%) PHP
7 150 (2.15%) JavaScript
8 135 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 133 (1.90%) Shell Script
10 130 (1.86%) PL/SQL
11 129 (1.85%) Python
12 120 (1.72%) C
13 70 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 55 (0.79%) C++
15 53 (0.76%) VB
16 47 (0.67%) Ruby
17 46 (0.66%) Bash Shell
18 42 (0.60%) ABAP
19 40 (0.57%) COBOL
20 38 (0.54%) JCL
Qualifications
1 952 (13.63%) Degree
2 316 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 303 (4.34%) ITIL Certification
4 283 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 256 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
6 215 (3.08%) PMI Certification
7 185 (2.65%) ISEB
8 177 (2.53%) CCNA
9 150 (2.15%) SC Cleared
10 147 (2.10%) MCSE
11 145 (2.08%) PMP
12 140 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 137 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 134 (1.92%) CCNP
15 120 (1.72%) MCITP
16 84 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 81 (1.16%) MCP
18 72 (1.03%) MCSA
19 62 (0.89%) CISSP
20 59 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 659 (9.44%) SLA
2 338 (4.84%) QA
3 93 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 73 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 62 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 50 (0.72%) Data Quality
7 34 (0.49%) COBIT
8 32 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 23 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
10 21 (0.30%) EMIR
11 14 (0.20%) TickIT
12 13 (0.19%) COSO
13 12 (0.17%) P3O
14 10 (0.14%) ISO 8583
15 7 (0.10%) DO-178B
15 7 (0.10%) ISO 9000
16 5 (0.072%) CRD IV
16 5 (0.072%) COREP
16 5 (0.072%) FATCA
17 4 (0.057%) GxP
System Software
1 437 (6.26%) Active Directory
2 423 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 137 (1.96%) vSphere
4 121 (1.73%) VMware ESX
5 81 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 67 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
7 60 (0.86%) XenApp
8 39 (0.56%) vCloud
9 35 (0.50%) VMware Server
10 28 (0.40%) NFS
11 26 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 25 (0.36%) Varnish
13 24 (0.34%) NDS
13 24 (0.34%) XenServer
14 23 (0.33%) VMFS
14 23 (0.33%) ISA Server
15 20 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 19 (0.27%) UAG
17 17 (0.24%) KVM
18 15 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 122 (1.75%) SCCM
2 70 (1.00%) Nagios
3 63 (0.90%) SCOM
4 54 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 41 (0.59%) NetBackup
6 35 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 30 (0.43%) Puppet
8 27 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 24 (0.34%) Data Guard
10 23 (0.33%) ARCserve
11 21 (0.30%) WSUS
11 21 (0.30%) Tivoli
11 21 (0.30%) Backup Exec
11 21 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (0.27%) CA Endevor
13 18 (0.26%) FortiGate
14 17 (0.24%) Opsview
15 16 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
16 15 (0.21%) Vagrant
17 14 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1278 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 721 (10.32%) Oracle
3 609 (8.72%) SAP
4 603 (8.63%) VMware
5 472 (6.76%) Cisco
6 346 (4.95%) HP
7 296 (4.24%) Citrix
8 207 (2.96%) IBM
9 166 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 154 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
11 150 (2.15%) Juniper
12 130 (1.86%) F5
13 128 (1.83%) CheckPoint
14 119 (1.70%) EMC
15 114 (1.63%) NetApp
16 88 (1.26%) Cognos
17 85 (1.22%) Business Objects
18 70 (1.00%) Symantec
19 68 (0.97%) SolarWinds
19 68 (0.97%) Remedy
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cumbria
Red Commerce
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Witham, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago