The table below looks at the statistics for the Transition Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Transition Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transition Manager
Rank 685 777 762
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Transition Manager 205 144 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 149 121 105
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +12.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Transition Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Transition Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Transition Manager within the UK.

Transition Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Transition Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Transition Manager over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Transition Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Transition Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Transition Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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
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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 +73 191 £60,000 - 13
London +23 58 £62,500 +4.16% 6
West Midlands -1 50 £60,000 - 2
South East +37 32 £57,500 - 5
Birmingham -24 29 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Berkshire +15 28 £57,500 -6.12% 1
North West +25 18 £62,500 +50.60%
Coventry +6 17 £56,250 +25.00%
South West +4 17 £62,500 +25.00%
City of London +43 16 £62,500 +11.11% 3
Bristol - 16 £62,500 -
Bracknell +27 14 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East of England +17 14 £50,000 -9.09%
Cheshire +8 14 £62,500 +35.13%
Warrington - 14 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £41,000 -
Scotland - 7 - -
Yorkshire +7 5 £47,500 -10.37% 1
West Yorkshire +2 5 £47,500 -5.47%
Essex - 5 £60,000 -
Bradford -17 4 £50,750 +11.53%
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Harrow - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £44,140 -
Preston - 3 £60,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £60,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +13 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Hampshire +2 2 - - 2
Egham -5 2 £50,000 -16.66%

Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Transition Manager in their job title 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 with Transition Manager in their job title.

1 293 (80.72%) ITIL
2 151 (41.60%) Transition Management
3 139 (38.29%) Project Management
4 138 (38.02%) PRINCE2
5 125 (34.44%) Service Management
6 106 (29.20%) Law
7 90 (24.79%) Business Development
8 82 (22.59%) ITSM
9 76 (20.94%) Change Management
10 74 (20.39%) ISEB
11 64 (17.63%) Degree
12 56 (15.43%) Life Science
13 53 (14.60%) Service Delivery
14 52 (14.33%) Manufacturing
15 48 (13.22%) Data Centre
16 46 (12.67%) PRINCE
17 45 (12.40%) MS Excel
18 42 (11.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 40 (11.02%) ITIL Certification
20 37 (10.19%) Microsoft
20 37 (10.19%) Release Management
21 35 (9.64%) Configuration Management
21 35 (9.64%) Retail
22 34 (9.37%) Finance
23 32 (8.82%) ITIL V3
24 30 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
25 26 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
26 21 (5.79%) Management Information System
26 21 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
27 19 (5.23%) Migration

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Transition Manager in their job title 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 with Transition Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.03%) MS Project
3 10 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) 3G
1 2 (0.55%) 4G
1 2 (0.55%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.28%) WebEx
2 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (0.28%) SQLPlus
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
1 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
General
1 106 (29.20%) Law
2 52 (14.33%) Manufacturing
3 35 (9.64%) Retail
4 34 (9.37%) Finance
5 10 (2.75%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.75%) Publishing
6 9 (2.48%) Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Marketing
7 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.83%) Advertising
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 2 (0.55%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.55%) .NET
2 1 (0.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.43%) Life Science
2 48 (13.22%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.79%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.03%) CMDB
6 8 (2.20%) Statistics
7 5 (1.38%) IVR
8 3 (0.83%) PMI
8 3 (0.83%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.28%) DTV
10 1 (0.28%) GIS
10 1 (0.28%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.55%) Windows
1 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
1 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.28%) Solaris
2 1 (0.28%) Linux
2 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (80.72%) ITIL
2 151 (41.60%) Transition Management
3 139 (38.29%) Project Management
4 138 (38.02%) PRINCE2
5 125 (34.44%) Service Management
6 90 (24.79%) Business Development
7 82 (22.59%) ITSM
8 76 (20.94%) Change Management
9 53 (14.60%) Service Delivery
10 46 (12.67%) PRINCE
11 37 (10.19%) Release Management
12 35 (9.64%) Configuration Management
13 32 (8.82%) ITIL V3
14 30 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (5.23%) Migration
17 18 (4.96%) Change Control
18 12 (3.31%) People Management
18 12 (3.31%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (3.03%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.55%) C
2 1 (0.28%) Java
2 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (20.39%) ISEB
2 64 (17.63%) Degree
3 42 (11.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 40 (11.02%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (3.58%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.75%) CCNA
7 10 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.65%) PMP
9 5 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.10%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.41%) SLA
1 16 (4.41%) QA
2 10 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.65%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.31%) ServiceNow
3 10 (2.75%) Remedy
4 9 (2.48%) SAP
5 5 (1.38%) Cisco
5 5 (1.38%) IBM
6 4 (1.10%) Citrix
6 4 (1.10%) Symantec
6 4 (1.10%) Capita
6 4 (1.10%) VMware
7 3 (0.83%) BT
7 3 (0.83%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.28%) Reuters
8 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.28%) HP
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle
8 1 (0.28%) Computacenter
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £60k to £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus competitive package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £5k car, bonus, etc
Posted: 25 days ago