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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 91 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3260 3261 3136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.03% 2.91% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.54% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2292 2411 2375
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +6 2986 £50,000 +2.04% 437
London +10 1208 £57,500 - 171
South East -5 579 £45,000 -5.26% 72
City of London -9 281 £58,500 -2.50% 51
East of England +26 251 £50,000 - 26
Yorkshire -12 213 £42,500 +6.25% 26
North West +5 203 £41,000 +9.33% 39
West Midlands -25 182 £45,000 +8.43% 34
Berkshire +17 161 £49,500 +4.76% 15
West Yorkshire -10 149 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South West +19 148 £42,500 -8.60% 33
East Midlands +8 146 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Manchester +19 129 £41,000 +9.33% 15
Buckinghamshire +19 115 £46,250 -7.50% 12
Hampshire +12 102 £41,750 +4.37% 12
Surrey -33 96 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Scotland -16 87 £42,250 -8.15% 22
Hertfordshire +8 81 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Reading +15 78 £50,000 +14.94% 5
Milton Keynes +14 77 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Leeds -6 75 £50,000 +30.71% 3
Essex +28 67 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Nottinghamshire +31 58 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Nottingham +24 55 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Cheshire -6 55 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Cambridgeshire +29 52 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Coventry -8 51 £55,000 +25.00% 5
Birmingham -19 51 £45,000 -2.70% 8
Edinburgh -2 48 £48,750 +8.33% 8
Wiltshire +15 45 £30,000 -35.65% 4

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2369 (34.84%) Finance
2 2038 (29.97%) Project Management
3 1985 (29.19%) ITIL
4 1378 (20.26%) Microsoft
5 1105 (16.25%) Windows
6 998 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
7 973 (14.31%) Degree
8 965 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 937 (13.78%) MS Excel
10 918 (13.50%) PRINCE2
11 902 (13.26%) SQL
12 850 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 742 (10.91%) Service Delivery
14 709 (10.43%) Service Management
15 695 (10.22%) Oracle
16 690 (10.15%) Business Analysis
17 656 (9.65%) SQL Server
18 640 (9.41%) Retail
19 638 (9.38%) SLA
20 594 (8.74%) Problem Management
21 582 (8.56%) Banking
22 575 (8.46%) Linux
23 566 (8.32%) Incident Management
24 565 (8.31%) VMware
25 563 (8.28%) Management Information System
26 554 (8.15%) SAP
26 554 (8.15%) Cisco
27 515 (7.57%) MS Office
28 487 (7.16%) Active Directory
29 448 (6.59%) Risk Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 344 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 278 (4.09%) MS Exchange
3 188 (2.76%) IIS
4 112 (1.65%) Lync
5 105 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 105 (1.54%) Apache
6 75 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 71 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 70 (1.03%) WebSphere
9 65 (0.96%) CMS
10 62 (0.91%) SAS
11 52 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 47 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 46 (0.68%) Tomcat
14 43 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 36 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 30 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
17 27 (0.40%) NetWeaver
18 26 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
19 24 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 937 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 515 (7.57%) MS Office
3 300 (4.41%) MS Project
4 253 (3.72%) MS Visio
5 190 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 10 (0.15%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.059%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.044%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.015%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.015%) Simulink
11 1 (0.015%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.015%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.015%) Windchill
11 1 (0.015%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.015%) SPSS
11 1 (0.015%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.015%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 72 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 70 (1.03%) SAP FI
3 68 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 68 (1.00%) SAP CO
4 60 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 51 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
6 50 (0.74%) SAP ERP
7 40 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
8 39 (0.57%) SAP SD
9 38 (0.56%) SAP HR
10 33 (0.49%) SAP SCM
11 28 (0.41%) SAP CRM
12 24 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
13 22 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
14 21 (0.31%) SAP BPC
14 21 (0.31%) Agresso
15 20 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
16 19 (0.28%) SAP MM
17 18 (0.26%) SAP HCM
17 18 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 190 (2.79%) SaaS
2 67 (0.99%) Office 365
3 62 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (0.49%) PaaS
6 32 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
8 12 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
8 12 (0.18%) IaaS
9 8 (0.12%) GitHub
9 8 (0.12%) Force.com
10 5 (0.074%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.059%) Yammer
11 4 (0.059%) Taleo
11 4 (0.059%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.029%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.029%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.015%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.015%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 440 (6.47%) Firewall
2 341 (5.01%) WAN
3 297 (4.37%) SAN
4 247 (3.63%) LAN
5 231 (3.40%) DNS
6 220 (3.24%) TCP/IP
7 187 (2.75%) Internet
8 178 (2.62%) VPN
9 162 (2.38%) DHCP
10 159 (2.34%) Wireless
11 146 (2.15%) Network Security
12 134 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
13 124 (1.82%) MPLS
14 105 (1.54%) VoIP
15 102 (1.50%) BGP
16 97 (1.43%) OSPF
17 91 (1.34%) SSL
18 68 (1.00%) Intranet
19 65 (0.96%) IPsec
20 64 (0.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 656 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 174 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 158 (2.32%) Oracle Database
4 156 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 147 (2.16%) Relational Database
6 140 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 126 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 91 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 86 (1.26%) RDBMS
10 77 (1.13%) MySQL
11 74 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 72 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
13 62 (0.91%) DB2
14 54 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 53 (0.78%) SAP HANA
16 45 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
18 32 (0.47%) MS Access
19 31 (0.46%) DTS
19 31 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 86 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (1.24%) JIRA
3 72 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 60 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 53 (0.78%) Subversion
5 53 (0.78%) Visual Studio
6 43 (0.63%) Maven
7 41 (0.60%) Ant
8 34 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 26 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (0.34%) Hudson
11 22 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
12 19 (0.28%) Selenium
13 16 (0.24%) Cucumber
14 14 (0.21%) LSMW
15 13 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
16 12 (0.18%) ClearCase
17 11 (0.16%) RequisitePro
17 11 (0.16%) ProC
17 11 (0.16%) CaliberRM
General
1 2369 (34.84%) Finance
2 640 (9.41%) Retail
3 582 (8.56%) Banking
4 390 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 263 (3.87%) Manufacturing
6 234 (3.44%) Legal
7 205 (3.01%) Marketing
8 151 (2.22%) Advertising
9 122 (1.79%) Games
10 118 (1.74%) Back Office
11 113 (1.66%) Law
12 90 (1.32%) Billing
13 80 (1.18%) Front Office
14 76 (1.12%) Investment Banking
15 68 (1.00%) Financial Institution
16 57 (0.84%) Publishing
17 56 (0.82%) Aerospace
18 50 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
19 44 (0.65%) General Ledger
20 40 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1489 (21.90%) Analyst
2 891 (13.10%) Project Manager
3 781 (11.49%) Business Analyst
4 457 (6.72%) Consultant
5 357 (5.25%) Change Manager
6 342 (5.03%) Service Manager
7 278 (4.09%) Architect
8 257 (3.78%) Developer
9 240 (3.53%) Network Engineer
10 221 (3.25%) Senior Manager
11 210 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
12 209 (3.07%) Administrator
13 190 (2.79%) Support Analyst
14 182 (2.68%) Support Engineer
15 176 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
16 171 (2.51%) Applications Support
17 161 (2.37%) Business Manager
18 148 (2.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 141 (2.07%) Senior Project Manager
20 135 (1.99%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (4.01%) .NET
2 205 (3.01%) XML
3 188 (2.76%) Web Services
4 162 (2.38%) HTML
5 119 (1.75%) Middleware
6 93 (1.37%) CSS
7 80 (1.18%) ASP.NET
8 72 (1.06%) J2EE
9 49 (0.72%) jQuery
10 44 (0.65%) HTML5
10 44 (0.65%) SOAP
11 43 (0.63%) .NET Framework
12 37 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
13 35 (0.51%) COM
13 35 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
14 28 (0.41%) Spring
14 28 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
15 27 (0.40%) JSON
16 26 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
17 24 (0.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 998 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 563 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 225 (3.31%) Clustering
4 180 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 136 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 108 (1.59%) FMCG
7 87 (1.28%) Replication
8 86 (1.26%) NHS
9 82 (1.21%) PMI
10 80 (1.18%) CMDB
11 79 (1.16%) Statistics
12 78 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 77 (1.13%) User Experience
14 65 (0.96%) Mobile App
15 64 (0.94%) Mainframe
16 60 (0.88%) Open Source
17 59 (0.87%) Blackberry
18 54 (0.79%) Life Science
19 45 (0.66%) Derivative
20 42 (0.62%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1105 (16.25%) Windows
2 575 (8.46%) Linux
3 424 (6.24%) UNIX
4 320 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 243 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 173 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 161 (2.37%) Windows 7
8 118 (1.74%) Solaris
9 113 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 90 (1.32%) Windows XP
11 49 (0.72%) Windows 8
12 37 (0.54%) AIX
12 37 (0.54%) CentOS
13 33 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 28 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
15 19 (0.28%) Apple iOS
16 18 (0.26%) Mac OS
17 16 (0.24%) Windows 2000
18 15 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
19 13 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2038 (29.97%) Project Management
2 1985 (29.19%) ITIL
3 965 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 918 (13.50%) PRINCE2
5 850 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 742 (10.91%) Service Delivery
7 709 (10.43%) Service Management
8 690 (10.15%) Business Analysis
9 594 (8.74%) Problem Management
10 566 (8.32%) Incident Management
11 448 (6.59%) Risk Management
12 442 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 403 (5.93%) ERP
14 398 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
15 392 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 379 (5.57%) CRM
17 352 (5.18%) Configuration Management
18 349 (5.13%) Release Management
19 336 (4.94%) Mentoring
20 300 (4.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 902 (13.26%) SQL
2 336 (4.94%) Java
3 210 (3.09%) PowerShell
4 166 (2.44%) C#
5 141 (2.07%) T-SQL
6 129 (1.90%) JavaScript
7 125 (1.84%) Shell Script
8 110 (1.62%) Perl
9 109 (1.60%) C
10 82 (1.21%) PL/SQL
11 77 (1.13%) Python
12 67 (0.99%) PHP
13 63 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 60 (0.88%) C++
15 59 (0.87%) ABAP
16 48 (0.71%) VB
17 44 (0.65%) Ruby
18 41 (0.60%) VBA
19 34 (0.50%) VBScript
20 29 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 973 (14.31%) Degree
2 370 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 337 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
4 310 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
5 277 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 245 (3.60%) ISEB
7 224 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 192 (2.82%) CCNA
9 170 (2.50%) PMI Certification
10 165 (2.43%) CCNP
11 137 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 124 (1.82%) PMP
12 124 (1.82%) MCSE
13 101 (1.49%) SAP Certification
14 100 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 89 (1.31%) DV Cleared
16 67 (0.99%) CISSP
17 65 (0.96%) MCSA
18 62 (0.91%) MCP
19 56 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 638 (9.38%) SLA
2 376 (5.53%) QA
3 131 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 110 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 78 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 39 (0.57%) COBIT
7 35 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 21 (0.31%) EMIR
9 19 (0.28%) ISO 9000
10 18 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
11 16 (0.24%) Data Quality
12 14 (0.21%) FATCA
12 14 (0.21%) ISO 14001
13 11 (0.16%) ISO 8583
13 11 (0.16%) PMBOK
14 8 (0.12%) P3O
15 7 (0.10%) COSO
15 7 (0.10%) IEC 61508
16 6 (0.088%) TickIT
17 4 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 487 (7.16%) Active Directory
2 398 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 118 (1.74%) XenApp
5 104 (1.53%) vSphere
6 67 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 57 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 37 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 36 (0.53%) Firmware
10 31 (0.46%) NDS
10 31 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
11 29 (0.43%) ISA Server
12 27 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 27 (0.40%) XenServer
13 25 (0.37%) Terminal Services
14 20 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 18 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
16 16 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 13 (0.19%) Xen
18 12 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 156 (2.29%) SCCM
2 116 (1.71%) SCOM
3 65 (0.96%) Puppet
4 64 (0.94%) Nagios
5 63 (0.93%) Tivoli
6 60 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (0.57%) NetBackup
7 39 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 34 (0.50%) WSUS
9 28 (0.41%) Netcool
10 27 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 24 (0.35%) SCVMM
12 20 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 19 (0.28%) OpenView
14 18 (0.26%) Data Guard
15 17 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 17 (0.25%) SCOrch
15 17 (0.25%) Graphite
16 16 (0.24%) Ansible
16 16 (0.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 1378 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 695 (10.22%) Oracle
3 565 (8.31%) VMware
4 554 (8.15%) SAP
4 554 (8.15%) Cisco
5 341 (5.01%) HP
6 291 (4.28%) Citrix
7 214 (3.15%) IBM
8 211 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
9 175 (2.57%) Juniper
10 141 (2.07%) Remedy
11 126 (1.85%) F5
12 121 (1.78%) Red Hat
13 118 (1.74%) NetApp
13 118 (1.74%) CheckPoint
14 107 (1.57%) EMC
15 81 (1.19%) SolarWinds
16 74 (1.09%) Dell
17 70 (1.03%) CA
18 59 (0.87%) BMC
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Equity + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
i3 Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £73000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 27 days + Bank Hols, Medical,Pension
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Amsys
Salary: From £29,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday