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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 81 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3673 3112 3118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.22% 2.81% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.44% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 2273 2468
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,000 £73,650
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
93682 90341 87311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.64% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76768 73683 73829
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +19 3390 £50,000 - 416
London +8 1275 £57,500 - 174
South East +28 730 £46,500 -2.10% 76
City of London +11 352 £60,000 +4.34% 71
North West +48 271 £40,000 -8.04% 35
Yorkshire -15 260 £46,500 +9.41% 31
East of England +5 251 £45,000 - 22
Berkshire +51 241 £45,000 -5.26% 18
South West +12 225 £42,050 +5.12% 31
West Midlands +23 215 £42,500 +1.19% 24
West Yorkshire -9 186 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Manchester +33 156 £38,500 -14.44% 22
Surrey +42 154 £45,000 - 8
Leeds -9 136 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Scotland -8 133 £42,500 -5.55% 21
East Midlands +38 129 £46,250 +21.71% 11
Hampshire +3 119 £52,500 +20.00% 13
Reading +54 116 £40,500 -10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +38 112 £50,000 -13.04% 16
Birmingham +5 109 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Hertfordshire -12 90 £46,500 +1.08% 7
Wiltshire +23 78 £39,000 -17.89% 10
Milton Keynes +36 77 £47,250 +8.62% 11
Cheshire +28 76 £42,500 +9.67% 6
Edinburgh -13 71 £44,250 -8.76% 8
Cambridgeshire +37 62 £39,300 +7.67% 5
Watford 0 57 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Slough +8 54 £42,000 -16.00% 3
Essex -27 51 £45,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -15 47 £44,500 +23.61% 6

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2449 (34.08%) Finance
2 2161 (30.07%) ITIL
3 1856 (25.82%) Project Management
4 1386 (19.28%) Microsoft
5 1151 (16.02%) Windows
6 954 (13.27%) PRINCE2
7 946 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 945 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
9 918 (12.77%) SQL
10 917 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
11 908 (12.63%) Degree
12 902 (12.55%) MS Excel
13 846 (11.77%) Service Delivery
14 762 (10.60%) Service Management
15 713 (9.92%) Oracle
16 708 (9.85%) SQL Server
17 707 (9.84%) SLA
18 678 (9.43%) Business Analysis
19 669 (9.31%) MS Office
19 669 (9.31%) VMware
20 659 (9.17%) Banking
21 577 (8.03%) Retail
22 576 (8.01%) Problem Management
23 571 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
24 565 (7.86%) Linux
25 559 (7.78%) SAP
26 552 (7.68%) Management Information System
27 537 (7.47%) Cisco
28 516 (7.18%) Incident Management
29 469 (6.53%) Firewall

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 296 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 196 (2.73%) IIS
4 160 (2.23%) CMS
5 133 (1.85%) Apache
6 119 (1.66%) Lync
7 117 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 102 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 75 (1.04%) SAS
10 70 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 68 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 67 (0.93%) WebSphere
13 59 (0.82%) Tomcat
13 59 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
14 57 (0.79%) WebLogic
15 54 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
16 49 (0.68%) NetWeaver
17 35 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 32 (0.45%) Drupal
18 32 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 902 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 669 (9.31%) MS Office
3 312 (4.34%) MS Project
4 228 (3.17%) MS Visio
5 160 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.21%) PowerPivot
8 14 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 9 (0.13%) SPSS
10 7 (0.097%) 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%) Windchill
12 1 (0.014%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 96 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 51 (0.71%) SAP BPC
4 50 (0.70%) SAP CRM
5 48 (0.67%) SAP FI
6 46 (0.64%) SAP CO
7 45 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
8 43 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
9 39 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
10 37 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
11 32 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
12 28 (0.39%) BASE24
13 25 (0.35%) SAP ERP
14 24 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
14 24 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
15 23 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
16 22 (0.31%) assyst
17 20 (0.28%) Agresso
18 19 (0.26%) SAP SD
18 19 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.04%) SaaS
2 54 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (0.63%) Office 365
4 34 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (0.43%) IaaS
6 27 (0.38%) PaaS
7 26 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
9 12 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.028%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.028%) Force.com
11 2 (0.028%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 469 (6.53%) Firewall
2 356 (4.95%) SAN
3 311 (4.33%) WAN
4 309 (4.30%) DNS
5 292 (4.06%) TCP/IP
6 270 (3.76%) LAN
7 212 (2.95%) VPN
8 201 (2.80%) Internet
9 191 (2.66%) DHCP
10 149 (2.07%) Wireless
11 147 (2.05%) MPLS
12 131 (1.82%) Network Security
13 126 (1.75%) BGP
14 114 (1.59%) OSPF
15 103 (1.43%) NAS
16 101 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
17 92 (1.28%) VoIP
18 83 (1.15%) SSL
19 78 (1.09%) HTTP
20 69 (0.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 708 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 177 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 148 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 132 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 120 (1.67%) DB2
6 118 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 117 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 111 (1.54%) MySQL
9 108 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 102 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 69 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 64 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 63 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
14 57 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 42 (0.58%) SAP BW
16 37 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
16 37 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
16 37 (0.51%) SAP HANA
17 34 (0.47%) OLAP
17 34 (0.47%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 105 (1.46%) JIRA
2 94 (1.31%) Subversion
3 80 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 53 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 53 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 48 (0.67%) Ant
6 41 (0.57%) Maven
7 38 (0.53%) Hudson
8 25 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
9 21 (0.29%) TeamCity
10 20 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 18 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
12 13 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.15%) ClearCase
14 10 (0.14%) ERwin
14 10 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
14 10 (0.14%) Artifactory
15 9 (0.13%) CruiseControl
16 8 (0.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 2449 (34.08%) Finance
2 659 (9.17%) Banking
3 577 (8.03%) Retail
4 377 (5.25%) Telecoms
5 277 (3.85%) Marketing
6 257 (3.58%) Legal
7 151 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 138 (1.92%) Advertising
9 125 (1.74%) Back Office
10 91 (1.27%) Front Office
11 87 (1.21%) Billing
12 86 (1.20%) Law
13 76 (1.06%) Investment Banking
14 75 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 66 (0.92%) Publishing
16 60 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
17 57 (0.79%) Local Government
18 53 (0.74%) Retail Banking
18 53 (0.74%) German Language
19 51 (0.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1547 (21.52%) Analyst
2 877 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 796 (11.08%) Business Analyst
4 482 (6.71%) Consultant
5 337 (4.69%) Service Manager
6 321 (4.47%) Change Manager
7 308 (4.29%) Developer
8 279 (3.88%) Architect
9 241 (3.35%) Support Engineer
10 223 (3.10%) Support Analyst
11 211 (2.94%) Network Engineer
12 205 (2.85%) Administrator
13 196 (2.73%) Senior Analyst
14 195 (2.71%) Applications Support
15 182 (2.53%) Senior Manager
15 182 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
16 179 (2.49%) Team Leader
17 141 (1.96%) Senior Business Analyst
18 138 (1.92%) Services Delivery Manager
19 135 (1.88%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (4.30%) .NET
2 253 (3.52%) XML
3 175 (2.43%) HTML
4 161 (2.24%) Web Services
5 130 (1.81%) Middleware
6 119 (1.66%) CSS
7 117 (1.63%) ASP.NET
8 72 (1.00%) J2EE
9 55 (0.77%) .NET Framework
10 48 (0.67%) jQuery
11 46 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (0.63%) XML Messaging
13 43 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
14 40 (0.56%) COM
15 37 (0.51%) JSON
16 32 (0.45%) HTML5
17 28 (0.39%) Ajax
17 28 (0.39%) SOAP
18 27 (0.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 25 (0.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 917 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 552 (7.68%) Management Information System
3 189 (2.63%) Clustering
4 175 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 143 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 134 (1.86%) FMCG
7 126 (1.75%) PMI
8 116 (1.61%) CMDB
9 104 (1.45%) Mainframe
10 100 (1.39%) Replication
11 84 (1.17%) User Experience
12 78 (1.09%) NHS
13 73 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 68 (0.95%) Derivative
15 66 (0.92%) Statistics
16 65 (0.90%) Blackberry
17 53 (0.74%) Mathematics
18 52 (0.72%) Life Science
19 47 (0.65%) Mobile App
20 41 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1151 (16.02%) Windows
2 565 (7.86%) Linux
3 419 (5.83%) UNIX
4 390 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 287 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 219 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 175 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 134 (1.86%) Windows XP
9 110 (1.53%) Solaris
10 103 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 67 (0.93%) AIX
12 49 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 43 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
14 40 (0.56%) Windows 2000
15 39 (0.54%) Android
16 35 (0.49%) VMS
17 34 (0.47%) Ubuntu
18 27 (0.38%) CentOS
19 21 (0.29%) Apple iOS
20 20 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2161 (30.07%) ITIL
2 1856 (25.82%) Project Management
3 954 (13.27%) PRINCE2
4 946 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 945 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
6 846 (11.77%) Service Delivery
7 762 (10.60%) Service Management
8 678 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 576 (8.01%) Problem Management
10 571 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 516 (7.18%) Incident Management
12 435 (6.05%) Mentoring
13 425 (5.91%) Risk Management
14 417 (5.80%) Release Management
15 391 (5.44%) Coaching
16 379 (5.27%) Configuration Management
17 368 (5.12%) CRM
18 361 (5.02%) Scrum
19 315 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
20 313 (4.36%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 918 (12.77%) SQL
2 387 (5.38%) Java
3 277 (3.85%) C#
4 166 (2.31%) T-SQL
5 159 (2.21%) PowerShell
6 131 (1.82%) C
7 128 (1.78%) Perl
8 117 (1.63%) Shell Script
9 98 (1.36%) PL/SQL
10 97 (1.35%) PHP
11 95 (1.32%) JavaScript
12 78 (1.09%) Python
13 69 (0.96%) COBOL
14 63 (0.88%) C++
15 62 (0.86%) JCL
16 57 (0.79%) VB
16 57 (0.79%) VB.NET
17 46 (0.64%) VBA
18 44 (0.61%) ABAP
19 42 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 908 (12.63%) Degree
2 384 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 313 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
4 288 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 259 (3.60%) SC Cleared
6 232 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 231 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
8 222 (3.09%) ISEB
9 206 (2.87%) CCNA
10 176 (2.45%) CCNP
11 161 (2.24%) MCSE
12 155 (2.16%) PMP
13 132 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 101 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 87 (1.21%) MCITP
16 82 (1.14%) MCP
17 80 (1.11%) MCSA
18 67 (0.93%) HND
19 64 (0.89%) DV Cleared
20 61 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 707 (9.84%) SLA
2 426 (5.93%) QA
3 114 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 95 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 71 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 49 (0.68%) COBIT
7 26 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 24 (0.33%) COSO
8 24 (0.33%) ISO 8583
8 24 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 13 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 11 (0.15%) EMIR
11 10 (0.14%) FATCA
12 9 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 8 (0.11%) GxP
14 7 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 7 (0.097%) GAMP
14 7 (0.097%) DO-178B
14 7 (0.097%) Basel III
15 6 (0.083%) P3O
System Software
1 467 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 439 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 163 (2.27%) vSphere
4 115 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 112 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 95 (1.32%) XenApp
7 66 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (0.56%) Firmware
9 38 (0.53%) NDS
10 35 (0.49%) VMware Server
11 33 (0.46%) ISA Server
12 31 (0.43%) Terminal Services
13 26 (0.36%) vCloud
14 25 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 24 (0.33%) XenDesktop
16 23 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
17 22 (0.31%) XenServer
18 18 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
18 18 (0.25%) Varnish
19 16 (0.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 152 (2.11%) SCCM
2 96 (1.34%) SCOM
3 52 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
4 51 (0.71%) NetBackup
5 50 (0.70%) Tivoli
6 43 (0.60%) Nagios
7 37 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 37 (0.51%) Puppet
8 35 (0.49%) CA Endevor
9 34 (0.47%) WSUS
10 33 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 33 (0.46%) Netcool
11 29 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
12 28 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
14 21 (0.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 21 (0.29%) HP NNM
14 21 (0.29%) Data Guard
15 19 (0.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
16 18 (0.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1386 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 713 (9.92%) Oracle
3 669 (9.31%) VMware
4 559 (7.78%) SAP
5 537 (7.47%) Cisco
6 367 (5.11%) HP
7 324 (4.51%) Citrix
8 269 (3.74%) IBM
9 197 (2.74%) Juniper
10 138 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 128 (1.78%) EMC
12 123 (1.71%) Red Hat
13 121 (1.68%) F5
14 116 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
15 111 (1.54%) Remedy
16 105 (1.46%) NetApp
17 78 (1.09%) Cognos
17 78 (1.09%) Symantec
18 76 (1.06%) CA
19 73 (1.02%) SolarWinds
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