Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 126 154
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 46 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.50% 0.75% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.86% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 27
Cheshire median annual salary £54,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.33% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £41,275 £31,900 £30,350
90th Percentile £63,500 £38,750 £53,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year +1.80% +5.70% +5.33%

Change Control is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2718 1972 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.41% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 1671 2415
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Control in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Cheshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -15 31 - -
Warrington -4 3 £42,500 +22.30%
Wilmslow +14 1 £43,000 +14.67%
Crewe -1 1 - -
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
Change Control
North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 29 (63.04%) Project Management
1 29 (63.04%) Finance
2 25 (54.35%) Risk Management
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Banking
4 22 (47.83%) Waterfall
5 21 (45.65%) PRINCE2
6 19 (41.30%) PMI
6 19 (41.30%) PMI Certification
7 17 (36.96%) Wealth Management
7 17 (36.96%) Investment Banking
8 16 (34.78%) Information Security
8 16 (34.78%) Law
9 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (30.43%) Service Management
11 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
11 12 (26.09%) SDLC
12 10 (21.74%) PMBOK
12 10 (21.74%) APMG
12 10 (21.74%) Scrum
12 10 (21.74%) PMP
12 10 (21.74%) ITIL
12 10 (21.74%) DSDM
12 10 (21.74%) Release Management
13 9 (19.57%) Programme Management
13 9 (19.57%) PRINCE
14 8 (17.39%) CMMI
14 8 (17.39%) RUP
14 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
14 8 (17.39%) People Management

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (4.35%) PBX
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (63.04%) Finance
2 24 (52.17%) Banking
3 17 (36.96%) Investment Banking
4 16 (34.78%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Release Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Release Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) PMI
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.35%) Contactless
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Project Management
2 25 (54.35%) Risk Management
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (47.83%) Waterfall
5 21 (45.65%) PRINCE2
6 17 (36.96%) Wealth Management
7 16 (34.78%) Information Security
8 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (30.43%) Service Management
10 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
10 12 (26.09%) SDLC
11 10 (21.74%) DSDM
11 10 (21.74%) ITIL
11 10 (21.74%) Release Management
11 10 (21.74%) Scrum
12 9 (19.57%) PRINCE
12 9 (19.57%) Programme Management
13 8 (17.39%) CMMI
13 8 (17.39%) RUP
13 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C#
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) PMI Certification
2 10 (21.74%) APMG
2 10 (21.74%) PMP
3 4 (8.70%) PgMP
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) PMBOK
2 2 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco
2 2 (4.35%) GoldenSource
2 2 (4.35%) Mitel
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) McAfee
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle