The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 88 67 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 138 187 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.56% 3.36% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 4.38% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 109 150 111
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4071 4271 3637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.66% 76.71% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3609 3120
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,729 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Change Management
England

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Change Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Change Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management across the West Midlands region.

Change Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Change Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Change Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Change Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Birmingham -21 47 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Warwickshire +1 27 £45,000 +12.50%
Coventry +11 25 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Solihull +1 10 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire -9 9 £54,000 +100.00% 3
West Bromwich -4 6 £55,000 +100.00%
Wolverhampton +3 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Shropshire -6 1 £55,000 -
Tipton - 1 £36,000 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

1 124 (38.63%) Finance
2 99 (30.84%) ITIL
3 76 (23.68%) Project Management
4 53 (16.51%) Microsoft
5 46 (14.33%) SAP
6 44 (13.71%) PRINCE2
6 44 (13.71%) Business Analysis
7 41 (12.77%) Service Delivery
8 38 (11.84%) Degree
9 35 (10.90%) Problem Management
10 34 (10.59%) SQL Server
11 33 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (9.97%) SQL
13 31 (9.66%) Cisco
14 29 (9.03%) Management Information System
15 28 (8.72%) Supplier Management
16 27 (8.41%) Retail
16 27 (8.41%) Incident Management
17 26 (8.10%) Service Management
18 25 (7.79%) ERP
19 24 (7.48%) MS Excel
20 22 (6.85%) Risk Management
20 22 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
21 21 (6.54%) Windows
22 20 (6.23%) Migration
22 20 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
23 19 (5.92%) Release Management
23 19 (5.92%) Business Transformation
23 19 (5.92%) ITIL Certification
24 18 (5.61%) SLA

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 17 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.80%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.80%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.49%) Apache
5 5 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.56%) IIS
6 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.93%) Lync
8 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.62%) SAS
8 2 (0.62%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.98%) MS Project
2 16 (4.98%) MS Office
3 14 (4.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (3.12%) SAP SD
2 9 (2.80%) SAP CRM
3 6 (1.87%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.56%) Maximo
4 5 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.25%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.25%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.62%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.31%) Agresso
7 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.31%) assyst
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.31%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) PaaS
1 2 (0.62%) IaaS
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.61%) Firewall
2 15 (4.67%) WAN
2 15 (4.67%) SAN
3 13 (4.05%) VPN
4 12 (3.74%) Network Security
5 10 (3.12%) Junos
5 10 (3.12%) SSL
6 9 (2.80%) LDAP
6 9 (2.80%) FTP
6 9 (2.80%) IP Telephony
7 8 (2.49%) Wireless
8 6 (1.87%) LAN
8 6 (1.87%) DWDM
9 5 (1.56%) Internet
9 5 (1.56%) VoIP
9 5 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.25%) NAS
11 3 (0.93%) DNS
12 2 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.62%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.05%) OLAP
3 12 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.43%) DTS
5 5 (1.56%) MS Access
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.31%) DB2
9 1 (0.31%) MySQL
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MSI
1 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (0.31%) Rational Rose
1 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 124 (38.63%) Finance
2 27 (8.41%) Retail
3 18 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.30%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.05%) Banking
6 9 (2.80%) Legal
7 7 (2.18%) Marketing
8 6 (1.87%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.25%) Advertising
9 4 (1.25%) Automotive
9 4 (1.25%) Law
9 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 93 (28.97%) Analyst
2 48 (14.95%) Business Analyst
3 40 (12.46%) Project Manager
4 23 (7.17%) Support Analyst
5 22 (6.85%) Change Manager
6 19 (5.92%) Applications Support
7 18 (5.61%) Network Engineer
8 17 (5.30%) DBA
9 14 (4.36%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (4.36%) Architect
10 13 (4.05%) Business Manager
11 12 (3.74%) SQL DBA
12 11 (3.43%) PMO Analyst
13 10 (3.12%) Security Engineer
13 10 (3.12%) Information Manager
13 10 (3.12%) Information Security Manager
13 10 (3.12%) Security Manager
13 10 (3.12%) Team Leader
13 10 (3.12%) Coordinator
13 10 (3.12%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.36%) HTML
2 9 (2.80%) Middleware
3 5 (1.56%) XML
4 4 (1.25%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.62%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.62%) .NET
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.31%) SOAP
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.31%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.31%) WPF
6 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.03%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.43%) Statistics
2 11 (3.43%) CMDB
3 10 (3.12%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (3.12%) SecurID
4 8 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (1.87%) Data Conversion
5 6 (1.87%) iSeries
5 6 (1.87%) Clustering
6 5 (1.56%) Replication
7 4 (1.25%) AS400
8 3 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.62%) FMCG
9 2 (0.62%) NHS
10 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.31%) Open Source
10 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.54%) Windows
2 16 (4.98%) Linux
3 11 (3.43%) SUSE
3 11 (3.43%) AIX
4 9 (2.80%) Solaris
5 8 (2.49%) Windows 2000
6 7 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.56%) UNIX
8 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.62%) VMS
10 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) Android
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.84%) ITIL
2 76 (23.68%) Project Management
3 44 (13.71%) PRINCE2
3 44 (13.71%) Business Analysis
4 41 (12.77%) Service Delivery
5 35 (10.90%) Problem Management
6 33 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (8.72%) Supplier Management
8 27 (8.41%) Incident Management
9 26 (8.10%) Service Management
10 25 (7.79%) ERP
11 22 (6.85%) Risk Management
11 22 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (6.23%) Migration
12 20 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (5.92%) Release Management
13 19 (5.92%) Business Transformation
14 18 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (4.98%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.97%) SQL
2 13 (4.05%) Java
3 12 (3.74%) VB
4 9 (2.80%) Perl
5 8 (2.49%) Korn
5 8 (2.49%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.18%) C#
7 3 (0.93%) ABAP
8 2 (0.62%) Python
8 2 (0.62%) C
9 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.31%) C++
9 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) RPG
9 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (11.84%) Degree
2 19 (5.92%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (4.98%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.74%) ISEB
5 8 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.18%) CCNP
6 7 (2.18%) CBAP
7 6 (1.87%) CCNA
8 5 (1.56%) PMP
8 5 (1.56%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.25%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.25%) CISA
10 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.93%) CISSP
10 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.62%) APMP
11 2 (0.62%) MCSE
11 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.62%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.61%) SLA
1 18 (5.61%) QA
2 14 (4.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) P3O
5 1 (0.31%) BS7799
5 1 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.18%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.93%) vSphere
6 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.62%) NFS
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.49%) CA SiteMinder
2 6 (1.87%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.93%) SCCM
4 3 (0.93%) SCOM
5 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.31%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.33%) SAP
3 31 (9.66%) Cisco
4 18 (5.61%) Juniper
5 16 (4.98%) VMware
6 15 (4.67%) Oracle
7 11 (3.43%) NetApp
8 10 (3.12%) CheckPoint
8 10 (3.12%) Citrix
9 9 (2.80%) Sun
9 9 (2.80%) CA
9 9 (2.80%) Fujitsu
10 7 (2.18%) HP
11 6 (1.87%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.56%) Nortel
12 5 (1.56%) BMC
13 4 (1.25%) EMC
14 3 (0.93%) Remedy
14 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.93%) IBM
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