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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transition Manager
Rank 734 776 794
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Transition Manager 146 103 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.096% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 124 58 90
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +11.11%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 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 +33 139 £60,000 +14.28% 13
London +29 64 £60,000 +2.12% 4
West Midlands 0 33 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Birmingham -2 24 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South West - 17 £65,000 -
City of London +27 16 £47,500 -
South East -27 11 £50,000 -16.66% 4
North West -8 8 £57,500 +64.28%
Wiltshire - 8 £65,000 -
Cumbria - 7 £57,500 -
Surrey -8 6 £50,000 -23.07% 2
West Yorkshire +3 5 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Coventry -5 5 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -23 5 £45,000 +1.12% 2
Scotland - 5 £52,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 £57,500 -
Camberley - 5 £50,000 -
Leeds - 5 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh - 4 £52,500 -
Berkshire -4 3 £65,000 +13.04%
Gloucestershire - 3 £63,750 -
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Bracknell - 2 £65,000 -
Bristol - 2 £61,250 -
Woking +17 1 £50,500 -22.30%
Manchester -17 1 £67,500 +92.85%
New Milton - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £80,000 -

Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 196 (72.32%) ITIL
2 113 (41.70%) PRINCE2
3 99 (36.53%) Project Management
4 85 (31.37%) Service Management
5 75 (27.68%) Service Delivery
5 75 (27.68%) Transition Management
6 68 (25.09%) Finance
7 63 (23.25%) Change Management
8 51 (18.82%) ITIL V3
9 43 (15.87%) Degree
10 42 (15.50%) ITSM
11 38 (14.02%) Law
12 36 (13.28%) Release Management
13 34 (12.55%) PRINCE
14 33 (12.18%) Configuration Management
15 30 (11.07%) ISEB
15 30 (11.07%) Business Development
15 30 (11.07%) Security Cleared
16 28 (10.33%) SLA
17 27 (9.96%) Network Management
17 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (9.59%) Migration
19 24 (8.86%) SC Cleared
20 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
20 23 (8.49%) ITIL Certification
21 22 (8.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 22 (8.12%) QA
22 21 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
23 19 (7.01%) MS Project
23 19 (7.01%) Knowledge Management

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.74%) CMS
2 2 (0.74%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (7.01%) MS Project
2 17 (6.27%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.32%) 4G
2 8 (2.95%) Broadband
2 8 (2.95%) Internet
2 8 (2.95%) DAB
3 2 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.74%) DHCP
3 2 (0.74%) PPP
3 2 (0.74%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
General
1 68 (25.09%) Finance
2 38 (14.02%) Law
3 17 (6.27%) Retail
4 16 (5.90%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.43%) Banking
6 3 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.06%) Life Science
4 8 (2.95%) Smartphone
5 7 (2.58%) GIS
6 5 (1.85%) PMI
7 4 (1.48%) CMDB
8 3 (1.11%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.11%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.11%) IVR
9 2 (0.74%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.37%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.85%) Windows
2 3 (1.11%) Linux
2 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Solaris
4 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (72.32%) ITIL
2 113 (41.70%) PRINCE2
3 99 (36.53%) Project Management
4 85 (31.37%) Service Management
5 75 (27.68%) Service Delivery
5 75 (27.68%) Transition Management
6 63 (23.25%) Change Management
7 51 (18.82%) ITIL V3
8 42 (15.50%) ITSM
9 36 (13.28%) Release Management
10 34 (12.55%) PRINCE
11 33 (12.18%) Configuration Management
12 30 (11.07%) Business Development
13 27 (9.96%) Network Management
14 26 (9.59%) Migration
15 21 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (7.01%) Knowledge Management
17 18 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (6.64%) Change Control
18 11 (4.06%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.58%) C
2 2 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (15.87%) Degree
2 30 (11.07%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.07%) ISEB
3 24 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 23 (8.49%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (8.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (5.54%) PMI Certification
6 15 (5.54%) DV Cleared
7 12 (4.43%) PMP
8 8 (2.95%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.74%) CAPM
11 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.33%) SLA
2 22 (8.12%) QA
3 3 (1.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) XenApp
2 2 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (0.74%) vSphere
2 2 (0.74%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.21%) Citrix
3 5 (1.85%) Cisco
3 5 (1.85%) IBM
3 5 (1.85%) VMware
4 4 (1.48%) ServiceNow
4 4 (1.48%) SAP
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle
5 3 (1.11%) Symantec
6 2 (0.74%) TOWER Software
6 2 (0.74%) Infoblox
6 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.74%) EMC
7 1 (0.37%) BT
7 1 (0.37%) Capita
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