Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 313 300
Rank change year-on-year -26 -13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 1,508 1,693 2,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 1.05% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.15% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,265 1,645
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -1.04%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 145,916 146,705 168,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.70% 90.59% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 118,152 120,328 142,183
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in England

Change Control
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Change Control in England

Change Control
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Control in England

Change Control
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the England region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
London -27 625 £57,500 +0.88% 49
South East -31 294 £47,500 +5.56% 28
North of England -13 223 £42,500 - 32
Midlands -37 162 £42,500 -5.56% 21
North West +22 137 £42,500 -2.30% 22
East of England +4 113 £47,500 -5.00% 15
West Midlands -53 103 £45,000 - 11
South West -12 92 £40,000 - 18
Yorkshire -21 71 £36,250 -12.65% 8
East Midlands +31 59 £40,750 -15.98% 10
North East -13 15 £37,500 -1.32% 2
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 557 (36.94%) Finance
2 406 (26.92%) Project Management
3 311 (20.62%) Microsoft
4 310 (20.56%) SQL
5 293 (19.43%) ITIL
6 280 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
7 279 (18.50%) Windows
8 251 (16.64%) Problem-Solving
9 245 (16.25%) PRINCE2
10 231 (15.32%) Degree
11 218 (14.46%) Linux
12 205 (13.59%) Change Management
13 203 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 200 (13.26%) SQL Server
15 190 (12.60%) Oracle
16 185 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
17 176 (11.67%) Risk Management
18 164 (10.88%) VMware
19 156 (10.34%) Active Directory
20 151 (10.01%) Configuration Management
21 150 (9.95%) PMO
22 142 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
23 140 (9.28%) Microsoft Office
24 138 (9.15%) .NET
24 138 (9.15%) Cisco
25 131 (8.69%) QA
26 123 (8.16%) Mentoring
27 121 (8.02%) Service Management
28 118 (7.82%) Firewall
29 116 (7.69%) C#

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 70 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 60 (3.98%) IIS
3 49 (3.25%) MS Exchange
4 47 (3.12%) Apache
4 47 (3.12%) Tomcat
5 33 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 30 (1.99%) Apache Spark
7 17 (1.13%) OpenStack
7 17 (1.13%) Skype for Business
7 17 (1.13%) WebLogic
8 15 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (0.93%) Confluence
10 13 (0.86%) JBoss
11 12 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.53%) SAS
14 7 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.40%) Alfresco
Applications
1 140 (9.28%) Microsoft Office
2 108 (7.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 85 (5.64%) Microsoft Project
4 75 (4.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 55 (3.65%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.20%) Revit
7 3 (0.20%) Simulink
8 2 (0.13%) Maya
8 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.066%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.066%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.066%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 30 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (1.33%) Elite 3E
5 15 (0.99%) Workfront
6 12 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
7 11 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 11 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
7 11 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.53%) HFM
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle FAH
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (0.46%) Infor M3
9 7 (0.46%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.40%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.27%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 142 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (4.51%) Office 365
4 25 (1.66%) IaaS
5 23 (1.53%) SaaS
6 20 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
6 20 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.26%) Taleo
8 16 (1.06%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.73%) PaaS
10 7 (0.46%) GitHub
11 6 (0.40%) CloudBees
12 4 (0.27%) Slack
12 4 (0.27%) Trello
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 118 (7.82%) Firewall
2 86 (5.70%) TCP/IP
3 80 (5.31%) LAN
4 78 (5.17%) WAN
5 77 (5.11%) SAN
6 67 (4.44%) DNS
7 57 (3.78%) Network Security
8 49 (3.25%) VPN
9 43 (2.85%) NAS
10 38 (2.52%) DHCP
11 34 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
12 31 (2.06%) Internet
13 30 (1.99%) Wireless
14 29 (1.92%) BGP
15 26 (1.72%) HTTP
16 23 (1.53%) Kerberos
17 22 (1.46%) OSPF
17 22 (1.46%) Skype
18 19 (1.26%) iSCSI
18 19 (1.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 82 (5.44%) Big Data
3 66 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 58 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 31 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 27 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 27 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
8 27 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 26 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (1.59%) Cosmos DB
11 24 (1.59%) Data Lake
11 24 (1.59%) Power BI
12 22 (1.46%) MySQL
13 19 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 70 (4.64%) JIRA
2 41 (2.72%) Git (software)
3 30 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 25 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.53%) Subversion
6 21 (1.39%) JUnit
7 19 (1.26%) Visual Studio
8 18 (1.19%) Fiddler
9 17 (1.13%) Gradle
10 13 (0.86%) Artifactory
10 13 (0.86%) Maven
11 12 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (0.66%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.60%) Selenium
15 8 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.53%) Toad
16 7 (0.46%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 557 (36.94%) Finance
2 105 (6.96%) Banking
3 74 (4.91%) Legal
4 71 (4.71%) Retail
5 62 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.85%) Manufacturing
7 42 (2.79%) Law
8 32 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.12%) Marketing
9 26 (1.72%) Games
10 22 (1.46%) Local Government
11 18 (1.19%) French Language
12 15 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.80%) Advertising
15 11 (0.73%) Back Office
15 11 (0.73%) Billing
15 11 (0.73%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.66%) Electronics
17 9 (0.60%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 252 (16.71%) Analyst
2 241 (15.98%) Project Manager
3 166 (11.01%) Developer
4 94 (6.23%) IT Manager
5 88 (5.84%) Administrator
6 69 (4.58%) Architect
7 68 (4.51%) Consultant
8 61 (4.05%) Network Engineer
9 55 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 54 (3.58%) Applications Support
11 51 (3.38%) .NET Developer
12 49 (3.25%) IT Project Manager
12 49 (3.25%) Support Analyst
13 45 (2.98%) C# Developer
14 44 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
14 44 (2.92%) Senior Manager
15 43 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
16 42 (2.79%) Senior Project Manager
17 40 (2.65%) DBA
18 38 (2.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (9.15%) .NET
2 93 (6.17%) HTML
3 63 (4.18%) CSS
4 58 (3.85%) XML
5 47 (3.12%) jQuery
6 42 (2.79%) Middleware
7 39 (2.59%) Razor View Engine
8 36 (2.39%) LDAP
9 29 (1.92%) .NET Framework
10 28 (1.86%) ASP.NET
10 28 (1.86%) REST
11 22 (1.46%) Natural Language Processing
12 20 (1.33%) SAML
13 18 (1.19%) OAuth
13 18 (1.19%) OpenID
13 18 (1.19%) Servlets
14 17 (1.13%) AngularJS
14 17 (1.13%) HTML5
15 16 (1.06%) Spring
16 14 (0.93%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 185 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 96 (6.37%) Data Centre
4 65 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 54 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (2.52%) Public Cloud
7 37 (2.45%) Virtual Team
8 34 (2.25%) User Experience
9 32 (2.12%) Replication
10 29 (1.92%) Clustering
11 24 (1.59%) PKI
11 24 (1.59%) PMI
12 23 (1.53%) NHS
13 21 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.26%) CCTV
15 18 (1.19%) Fintech
15 18 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
16 17 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
17 16 (1.06%) CMDB
17 16 (1.06%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 279 (18.50%) Windows
2 218 (14.46%) Linux
3 93 (6.17%) Windows Server
4 69 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (3.98%) Unix
6 46 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (2.52%) Windows 7
9 35 (2.32%) CentOS
10 22 (1.46%) Windows 10
11 19 (1.26%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.80%) VMS
14 11 (0.73%) AIX
15 9 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.53%) Android
16 8 (0.53%) Debian
16 8 (0.53%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.53%) Solaris
17 7 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (26.92%) Project Management
2 293 (19.43%) ITIL
3 280 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (16.64%) Problem-Solving
5 245 (16.25%) PRINCE2
6 205 (13.59%) Change Management
7 203 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 176 (11.67%) Risk Management
9 151 (10.01%) Configuration Management
10 123 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 121 (8.02%) Service Management
12 113 (7.49%) Service Delivery
13 110 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 105 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 98 (6.50%) DevOps
16 97 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
17 94 (6.23%) Programme Management
18 89 (5.90%) Line Management
18 89 (5.90%) Process Improvement
19 85 (5.64%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 310 (20.56%) SQL
2 116 (7.69%) C#
3 115 (7.63%) Java
4 89 (5.90%) Python
5 86 (5.70%) JavaScript
6 77 (5.11%) PL/SQL
7 67 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 61 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 47 (3.12%) Shell Script
10 36 (2.39%) C
11 31 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 31 (2.06%) C++
12 27 (1.79%) VBA
13 25 (1.66%) Perl
14 24 (1.59%) VB
15 13 (0.86%) PHP
16 12 (0.80%) Ruby
17 8 (0.53%) Groovy
18 6 (0.40%) AWK
18 6 (0.40%) sed
Qualifications
1 231 (15.32%) Degree
2 104 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (4.31%) CCNP
4 64 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (4.11%) CCNA
6 52 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 52 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 48 (3.18%) CISSP
8 46 (3.05%) MCSE
9 39 (2.59%) SC Cleared
10 38 (2.52%) PMI Certification
11 37 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
12 31 (2.06%) PMP
13 28 (1.86%) MCSA
14 27 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 26 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 24 (1.59%) ISEB
17 23 (1.53%) CEH
17 23 (1.53%) CISM
18 20 (1.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (9.95%) PMO
2 131 (8.69%) QA
3 80 (5.31%) SLA
4 42 (2.79%) PCI DSS
5 38 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (1.86%) Data Quality
7 27 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 23 (1.53%) GDPR
9 16 (1.06%) ISO 9001
10 15 (0.99%) Solvency II
11 13 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 12 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 10 (0.66%) DO-178B
14 9 (0.60%) COBIT
14 9 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.33%) GAMP
15 5 (0.33%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.27%) Def Stans
17 2 (0.13%) TickIT
18 1 (0.066%) GCP
System Software
1 156 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 116 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (3.58%) Docker
4 28 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.59%) vSphere
6 18 (1.19%) Firmware
6 18 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (1.06%) iptables
8 16 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.73%) KVM
9 11 (0.73%) QEMU
10 6 (0.40%) NFS
10 6 (0.40%) Squid
10 6 (0.40%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.27%) HDFS
11 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.20%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 43 (2.85%) Puppet
2 39 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.25%) SCCM
4 33 (2.19%) Ansible
5 32 (2.12%) Kubernetes
6 20 (1.33%) Nagios
7 16 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
8 13 (0.86%) Nessus
8 13 (0.86%) WSUS
9 11 (0.73%) Cacti
9 11 (0.73%) vCenter Server
9 11 (0.73%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.60%) Terraform
10 9 (0.60%) Xymon
11 8 (0.53%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.53%) SCOM
12 7 (0.46%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.40%) Graphite
13 6 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 311 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 190 (12.60%) Oracle
3 164 (10.88%) VMware
4 138 (9.15%) Cisco
5 75 (4.97%) Red Hat
6 64 (4.24%) CheckPoint
7 54 (3.58%) SAP
8 46 (3.05%) F5
9 43 (2.85%) Juniper
10 35 (2.32%) Google
11 34 (2.25%) Capita
12 31 (2.06%) HP
13 29 (1.92%) Palo Alto
14 26 (1.72%) SolarWinds
15 23 (1.53%) Remedy
16 22 (1.46%) Citrix
17 21 (1.39%) IBM
17 21 (1.39%) NetApp
17 21 (1.39%) Symantec
18 20 (1.33%) Splunk