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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 87 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3549 3076 3124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.10% 2.88% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 3.55% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2385 2402
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 £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 3224 £50,000 - 434
London +12 1216 £55,000 -1.34% 164
South East +12 718 £45,000 -5.26% 77
City of London -15 295 £57,500 - 61
Yorkshire -15 248 £45,000 +8.43% 28
East of England -10 237 £45,000 - 32
North West +8 221 £40,000 -5.88% 36
Berkshire +16 214 £49,500 +10.00% 18
South West +4 213 £47,500 +26.66% 36
West Yorkshire -12 185 £47,500 +11.76% 19
West Midlands -23 163 £47,000 +10.58% 28
Scotland +15 153 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Hampshire +31 152 £39,000 -32.17% 13
Leeds -9 150 £50,000 +25.00% 14
East Midlands +34 147 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Surrey +22 139 £45,000 - 15
Hertfordshire +13 106 £45,000 -3.22% 9
Manchester +10 94 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Cheshire -4 85 £36,500 -2.66% 12
Reading +18 84 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Birmingham -17 78 £52,500 +13.51% 11
Watford +27 70 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 68 £49,500 -1.00% 9
Edinburgh +4 65 £36,000 -22.16% 10
Bristol +19 62 £58,750 +30.55% 10
Wiltshire +6 61 £41,000 -13.68% 14
Bedfordshire -18 51 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Milton Keynes +19 50 £49,500 +37.50% 5
Wales +21 49 £38,750 +35.96% 5
Glasgow +20 49 £44,000 -2.22% 3

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2487 (35.31%) Finance
2 2000 (28.40%) ITIL
3 1829 (25.97%) Project Management
4 1302 (18.49%) Microsoft
5 1064 (15.11%) Windows
6 1012 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
7 1000 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
8 949 (13.47%) PRINCE2
9 947 (13.45%) Degree
10 894 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 869 (12.34%) SQL
12 809 (11.49%) Service Delivery
13 801 (11.37%) MS Excel
14 735 (10.44%) Oracle
15 734 (10.42%) Service Management
16 656 (9.31%) SLA
17 651 (9.24%) Banking
18 645 (9.16%) SQL Server
19 644 (9.14%) VMware
20 599 (8.50%) MS Office
21 588 (8.35%) Business Analysis
22 586 (8.32%) Retail
23 584 (8.29%) SAP
24 540 (7.67%) Problem Management
25 525 (7.45%) Risk Management
26 524 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
27 520 (7.38%) Linux
28 504 (7.16%) Cisco
29 486 (6.90%) Incident Management
30 471 (6.69%) Management Information System

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 387 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 297 (4.22%) MS Exchange
3 183 (2.60%) CMS
4 163 (2.31%) IIS
5 134 (1.90%) Lync
6 133 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 118 (1.68%) Apache
8 108 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 76 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 75 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
11 74 (1.05%) Tomcat
12 67 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
13 65 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 65 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
14 54 (0.77%) SAS
15 51 (0.72%) Drupal
16 47 (0.67%) WebLogic
17 40 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
17 40 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
18 38 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 801 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 599 (8.50%) MS Office
3 270 (3.83%) MS Project
4 178 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 133 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (0.31%) PowerPivot
6 22 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.24%) SPSS
8 8 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.11%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.028%) FastStats
10 1 (0.014%) InCopy
10 1 (0.014%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.014%) SmartSuite
10 1 (0.014%) CATIA
10 1 (0.014%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 104 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 97 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 67 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 62 (0.88%) SAP CRM
5 57 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 51 (0.72%) SAP FI
7 50 (0.71%) SAP CO
7 50 (0.71%) SAP BPC
8 46 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
9 41 (0.58%) Oracle HRMS
9 41 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
10 40 (0.57%) Oracle Payroll
11 33 (0.47%) SAP SD
12 28 (0.40%) BASE24
13 24 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
13 24 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
14 23 (0.33%) assyst
15 20 (0.28%) SAP MM
16 18 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
17 17 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 87 (1.24%) SaaS
2 57 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 49 (0.70%) Office 365
4 44 (0.62%) IaaS
5 41 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (0.58%) PaaS
6 33 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
8 13 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 10 (0.14%) Force.com
11 3 (0.043%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.028%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.028%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.014%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 427 (6.06%) Firewall
2 364 (5.17%) SAN
3 318 (4.52%) WAN
4 298 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 290 (4.12%) DNS
6 269 (3.82%) LAN
7 189 (2.68%) VPN
8 188 (2.67%) Internet
9 168 (2.39%) DHCP
10 136 (1.93%) Network Security
11 129 (1.83%) Wireless
12 120 (1.70%) NAS
13 118 (1.68%) MPLS
14 89 (1.26%) BGP
15 83 (1.18%) HTTP
16 81 (1.15%) OSPF
17 80 (1.14%) SSL
18 79 (1.12%) VoIP
19 71 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
20 55 (0.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 645 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 186 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 166 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 156 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
4 156 (2.21%) Relational Database
5 152 (2.16%) MySQL
6 145 (2.06%) DB2
7 133 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 110 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 87 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 71 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 71 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 66 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
12 59 (0.84%) QlikView
13 56 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 51 (0.72%) SAP BI
15 49 (0.70%) OLAP
16 48 (0.68%) SAP BW
17 44 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
17 44 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 132 (1.87%) JIRA
2 105 (1.49%) Subversion
3 82 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 76 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 52 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 46 (0.65%) Hudson
7 45 (0.64%) Ant
8 41 (0.58%) Maven
9 34 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
10 24 (0.34%) TeamCity
11 17 (0.24%) ERwin
12 13 (0.18%) Toad
13 12 (0.17%) CruiseControl
13 12 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (0.16%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.14%) Rational Rose
16 9 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
16 9 (0.13%) Selenium
General
1 2487 (35.31%) Finance
2 651 (9.24%) Banking
3 586 (8.32%) Retail
4 413 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 292 (4.15%) Marketing
6 213 (3.02%) Legal
7 194 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 137 (1.95%) Advertising
9 113 (1.60%) Back Office
10 90 (1.28%) Investment Banking
11 83 (1.18%) Publishing
11 83 (1.18%) Law
12 82 (1.16%) Front Office
13 81 (1.15%) Billing
14 80 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 64 (0.91%) Financial Institution
16 59 (0.84%) German Language
17 57 (0.81%) Local Government
18 56 (0.80%) French Language
19 53 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1445 (20.52%) Analyst
2 861 (12.22%) Project Manager
3 731 (10.38%) Business Analyst
4 645 (9.16%) Consultant
5 353 (5.01%) Developer
6 318 (4.52%) Service Manager
7 286 (4.06%) Architect
8 263 (3.73%) Change Manager
9 252 (3.58%) Support Engineer
10 213 (3.02%) Support Analyst
11 196 (2.78%) Administrator
12 193 (2.74%) Senior Manager
13 187 (2.66%) Delivery Manager
14 174 (2.47%) Team Leader
15 170 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
16 168 (2.39%) Network Engineer
17 166 (2.36%) Applications Support
18 146 (2.07%) Services Delivery Manager
19 142 (2.02%) Programme Manager
20 132 (1.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (4.60%) .NET
2 228 (3.24%) XML
3 186 (2.64%) Web Services
4 176 (2.50%) HTML
5 130 (1.85%) CSS
6 125 (1.77%) Middleware
7 114 (1.62%) ASP.NET
8 68 (0.97%) jQuery
9 53 (0.75%) J2EE
10 52 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (0.68%) XML Messaging
11 48 (0.68%) Ajax
12 46 (0.65%) JSON
13 43 (0.61%) .NET Framework
14 36 (0.51%) COM
14 36 (0.51%) HTML5
15 35 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
16 29 (0.41%) WCF
17 28 (0.40%) CSS3
18 25 (0.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1000 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 471 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 231 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 150 (2.13%) Clustering
5 138 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 122 (1.73%) FMCG
7 120 (1.70%) PMI
8 115 (1.63%) CMDB
9 110 (1.56%) Mainframe
10 95 (1.35%) User Experience
11 85 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 83 (1.18%) Replication
13 82 (1.16%) Derivative
14 76 (1.08%) Statistics
15 68 (0.97%) NHS
16 66 (0.94%) Blackberry
17 57 (0.81%) Mobile App
18 54 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
19 52 (0.74%) Digital Media
19 52 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1064 (15.11%) Windows
2 520 (7.38%) Linux
3 405 (5.75%) UNIX
4 377 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 288 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 182 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 169 (2.40%) Windows 7
8 125 (1.77%) Solaris
9 114 (1.62%) Windows XP
10 113 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 74 (1.05%) AIX
12 47 (0.67%) Android
13 43 (0.61%) Windows 2000
14 29 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 28 (0.40%) Windows 8
16 25 (0.35%) Apple iOS
16 25 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
16 25 (0.35%) VMS
17 24 (0.34%) CentOS
18 16 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2000 (28.40%) ITIL
2 1829 (25.97%) Project Management
3 1012 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
4 949 (13.47%) PRINCE2
5 894 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 809 (11.49%) Service Delivery
7 734 (10.42%) Service Management
8 588 (8.35%) Business Analysis
9 540 (7.67%) Problem Management
10 525 (7.45%) Risk Management
11 524 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 486 (6.90%) Incident Management
13 455 (6.46%) Mentoring
14 448 (6.36%) Coaching
15 400 (5.68%) Release Management
16 382 (5.42%) Configuration Management
17 370 (5.25%) CRM
18 366 (5.20%) Business Transformation
19 359 (5.10%) Scrum
20 309 (4.39%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 869 (12.34%) SQL
2 428 (6.08%) Java
3 297 (4.22%) C#
4 159 (2.26%) T-SQL
5 144 (2.04%) Perl
6 129 (1.83%) PowerShell
7 126 (1.79%) C
8 121 (1.72%) PHP
9 115 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 113 (1.60%) JavaScript
11 110 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 96 (1.36%) Python
13 63 (0.89%) VB.NET
13 63 (0.89%) COBOL
14 60 (0.85%) C++
15 57 (0.81%) JCL
16 55 (0.78%) VB
17 40 (0.57%) ABAP
17 40 (0.57%) VBScript
18 38 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 947 (13.45%) Degree
2 305 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 300 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 279 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 253 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
6 226 (3.21%) PMI Certification
7 217 (3.08%) CCNA
8 189 (2.68%) ISEB
9 176 (2.50%) SC Cleared
10 166 (2.36%) CCNP
11 152 (2.16%) PMP
12 145 (2.06%) MCSE
13 130 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 121 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 116 (1.65%) MCITP
16 83 (1.18%) MCP
17 81 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 74 (1.05%) MCSA
19 60 (0.85%) CISSP
20 55 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 656 (9.31%) SLA
2 377 (5.35%) QA
3 102 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 89 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 59 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 44 (0.62%) COBIT
7 35 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 31 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 21 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
10 19 (0.27%) EMIR
10 19 (0.27%) ISO 8583
11 18 (0.26%) COSO
12 15 (0.21%) TickIT
13 8 (0.11%) GxP
14 7 (0.099%) GAMP
14 7 (0.099%) DO-178B
15 5 (0.071%) DICOM
15 5 (0.071%) FATCA
15 5 (0.071%) P3O
15 5 (0.071%) Solvency II
System Software
1 446 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 429 (6.09%) Active Directory
3 156 (2.21%) vSphere
4 128 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 103 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 68 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 65 (0.92%) XenApp
8 41 (0.58%) VMware Server
9 34 (0.48%) vCloud
10 31 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
11 28 (0.40%) NDS
12 26 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 25 (0.35%) Varnish
14 24 (0.34%) VMFS
15 22 (0.31%) XenServer
16 20 (0.28%) ISA Server
16 20 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
17 18 (0.26%) UAG
18 17 (0.24%) NFS
19 15 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 132 (1.87%) SCCM
2 72 (1.02%) SCOM
3 66 (0.94%) Nagios
4 63 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
5 39 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 37 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 35 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
8 32 (0.45%) CA Endevor
9 27 (0.38%) Data Guard
10 25 (0.35%) Puppet
11 23 (0.33%) Tivoli
12 22 (0.31%) Backup Exec
13 21 (0.30%) WSUS
14 18 (0.26%) FortiGate
15 17 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (0.24%) ARCserve
16 16 (0.23%) Opsview
16 16 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
17 14 (0.20%) HP NNM
18 13 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1302 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 735 (10.44%) Oracle
3 644 (9.14%) VMware
4 584 (8.29%) SAP
5 504 (7.16%) Cisco
6 350 (4.97%) HP
7 309 (4.39%) Citrix
8 237 (3.37%) IBM
9 169 (2.40%) Juniper
10 151 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
11 143 (2.03%) CheckPoint
12 134 (1.90%) Red Hat
13 131 (1.86%) EMC
14 118 (1.68%) F5
15 115 (1.63%) NetApp
16 101 (1.43%) Cognos
17 80 (1.14%) Business Objects
17 80 (1.14%) CA
18 78 (1.11%) Remedy
19 73 (1.04%) Symantec
City, London
Red10
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Scotland
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago