Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 346 296
Rank change year-on-year +7 -50 -12
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 1,532 1,547 2,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.93% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.02% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 1,169 1,709
England median annual salary £48,514 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,200 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.19% -1.05% -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 144,110 152,183 169,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.16% 91.51% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 115,603 121,947 143,028
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +36 576 £57,500 +7.48% 71
South East +7 335 £47,500 - 38
North of England 0 240 £42,500 -1.16% 28
Midlands -17 169 £45,000 +0.56% 27
North West +22 145 £42,750 -2.84% 15
East of England +59 136 £46,500 -7.00% 22
West Midlands -24 117 £45,000 - 20
South West +18 93 £36,250 -9.38% 28
Yorkshire -7 89 £35,333 -17.83% 6
East Midlands +26 52 £45,000 +5.88% 7
North East -21 13 £32,500 -24.42% 7
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 526 (34.33%) Finance
2 392 (25.59%) Project Management
3 336 (21.93%) Microsoft
4 314 (20.50%) SQL
5 301 (19.65%) ITIL
6 295 (19.26%) Windows
6 295 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
7 287 (18.73%) PRINCE2
8 264 (17.23%) Problem-Solving
9 225 (14.69%) Linux
10 210 (13.71%) Degree
11 203 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 198 (12.92%) Risk Management
13 195 (12.73%) VMware
14 192 (12.53%) SQL Server
15 189 (12.34%) Change Management
16 187 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
17 164 (10.70%) Oracle
18 161 (10.51%) Active Directory
19 146 (9.53%) PMO
20 145 (9.46%) .NET
21 144 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
22 143 (9.33%) Mentoring
23 136 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 134 (8.75%) C#
25 132 (8.62%) Configuration Management
26 130 (8.49%) QA
27 125 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
27 125 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
28 122 (7.96%) Microsoft Project

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 83 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 65 (4.24%) IIS
3 49 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 49 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 48 (3.13%) Apache
5 35 (2.28%) Apache Spark
6 31 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
7 22 (1.44%) Skype for Business
8 19 (1.24%) OpenStack
9 14 (0.91%) JBoss
10 13 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 11 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (0.72%) WildFly
12 10 (0.65%) Confluence
13 8 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.46%) Alfresco
14 7 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 125 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 122 (7.96%) Microsoft Project
3 105 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 88 (5.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 48 (3.13%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.26%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.26%) Revit
8 3 (0.20%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.065%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.065%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 35 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (0.78%) Infor M3
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.59%) Elite 3E
6 9 (0.59%) Workfront
7 8 (0.52%) StreamServe
8 7 (0.46%) HFM
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle FAH
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 144 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (5.35%) Office 365
4 32 (2.09%) SaaS
5 29 (1.89%) IaaS
6 25 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.17%) Taleo
8 17 (1.11%) Mimecast
9 14 (0.91%) PaaS
10 13 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.46%) CloudBees
11 7 (0.46%) GitHub
12 6 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.33%) Serverless
14 4 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 114 (7.44%) Firewall
2 90 (5.87%) LAN
3 87 (5.68%) SAN
4 85 (5.55%) WAN
5 78 (5.09%) TCP/IP
6 63 (4.11%) DNS
7 57 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
8 52 (3.39%) NAS
9 46 (3.00%) VPN
10 42 (2.74%) DHCP
11 40 (2.61%) Network Security
12 34 (2.22%) Skype
13 33 (2.15%) Internet
14 31 (2.02%) Ethernet
15 29 (1.89%) OSPF
16 27 (1.76%) BGP
16 27 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
16 27 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
17 25 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
18 24 (1.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.61%) Big Data
3 62 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 62 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (2.55%) Relational Database
6 36 (2.35%) MySQL
7 35 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 25 (1.63%) Cosmos DB
9 25 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 25 (1.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 24 (1.57%) Data Lake
11 23 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (1.44%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
15 16 (1.04%) Data Mining
16 14 (0.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (3.52%) JIRA
2 51 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 33 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.83%) Visual Studio
5 24 (1.57%) JUnit
6 23 (1.50%) Subversion
6 23 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.24%) Gradle
8 17 (1.11%) Selenium
9 14 (0.91%) Artifactory
9 14 (0.91%) Fiddler
9 14 (0.91%) Maven
9 14 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (0.65%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.52%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.46%) Ant
13 7 (0.46%) IntelliJ
General
1 526 (34.33%) Finance
2 84 (5.48%) Retail
3 82 (5.35%) Banking
4 71 (4.63%) Legal
5 66 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.61%) Law
7 33 (2.15%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.02%) Marketing
9 30 (1.96%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.44%) Local Government
11 18 (1.17%) Back Office
12 16 (1.04%) Games
13 13 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.65%) General Ledger
15 9 (0.59%) Billing
16 7 (0.46%) Advertising
16 7 (0.46%) Electronics
16 7 (0.46%) French Language
17 5 (0.33%) Automotive
17 5 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 256 (16.71%) Project Manager
2 230 (15.01%) Analyst
3 160 (10.44%) Developer
4 114 (7.44%) Administrator
5 112 (7.31%) IT Manager
6 88 (5.74%) Consultant
7 59 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 56 (3.66%) Architect
9 55 (3.59%) .NET Developer
10 54 (3.52%) IT Project Manager
11 53 (3.46%) DBA
12 51 (3.33%) Senior Manager
13 50 (3.26%) Applications Support
13 50 (3.26%) Network Engineer
14 48 (3.13%) C# Developer
15 47 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
15 47 (3.07%) Senior Project Manager
15 47 (3.07%) Support Analyst
16 46 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
17 44 (2.87%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (9.46%) .NET
2 103 (6.72%) HTML
3 74 (4.83%) CSS
4 65 (4.24%) Middleware
5 52 (3.39%) XML
6 51 (3.33%) jQuery
7 45 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
8 38 (2.48%) LDAP
9 32 (2.09%) ASP.NET
10 29 (1.89%) .NET Framework
11 23 (1.50%) REST
12 22 (1.44%) Natural Language Processing
13 19 (1.24%) HTML5
13 19 (1.24%) Spring
14 18 (1.17%) LAMP
14 18 (1.17%) XSLT
15 16 (1.04%) AngularJS
15 16 (1.04%) SAML
16 14 (0.91%) OpenID
16 14 (0.91%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 187 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 102 (6.66%) Data Centre
4 62 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
5 45 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.87%) Clustering
7 39 (2.55%) Public Cloud
8 31 (2.02%) NHS
9 30 (1.96%) Virtual Team
10 27 (1.76%) PMI
11 25 (1.63%) Replication
12 22 (1.44%) CCTV
12 22 (1.44%) User Experience
13 18 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (1.11%) PKI
14 17 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (1.04%) Driving Licence
15 16 (1.04%) Fintech
16 15 (0.98%) CMDB
16 15 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 295 (19.26%) Windows
2 225 (14.69%) Linux
3 100 (6.53%) Windows Server
4 68 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (3.46%) Unix
6 44 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (2.74%) CentOS
9 30 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 28 (1.83%) Ubuntu
11 21 (1.37%) Windows 10
12 18 (1.17%) AIX
13 12 (0.78%) VMS
14 11 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.72%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.59%) Solaris
16 8 (0.52%) Debian
17 7 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.39%) Android
18 6 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (25.59%) Project Management
2 301 (19.65%) ITIL
3 295 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
4 287 (18.73%) PRINCE2
5 264 (17.23%) Problem-Solving
6 203 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 198 (12.92%) Risk Management
8 189 (12.34%) Change Management
9 143 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 132 (8.62%) Configuration Management
11 125 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 114 (7.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 107 (6.98%) DevOps
14 105 (6.85%) Service Management
15 103 (6.72%) Line Management
16 99 (6.46%) Service Delivery
17 95 (6.20%) Process Improvement
18 90 (5.87%) Scrum
19 87 (5.68%) Decision-Making
19 87 (5.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 314 (20.50%) SQL
2 134 (8.75%) C#
3 111 (7.25%) Java
4 94 (6.14%) JavaScript
5 87 (5.68%) Python
6 66 (4.31%) PowerShell
7 65 (4.24%) PL/SQL
8 60 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 44 (2.87%) Shell Script
10 30 (1.96%) Bash Shell
11 27 (1.76%) C
12 24 (1.57%) C++
13 19 (1.24%) Perl
14 18 (1.17%) VBA
15 17 (1.11%) PHP
16 14 (0.91%) Ruby
16 14 (0.91%) VB
17 12 (0.78%) R
18 9 (0.59%) ABAP
18 9 (0.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 210 (13.71%) Degree
2 97 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (4.83%) Security Cleared
4 65 (4.24%) CCNA
5 61 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 58 (3.79%) CCNP
7 52 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 47 (3.07%) SC Cleared
9 41 (2.68%) PMI Certification
9 41 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 40 (2.61%) MCSE
11 35 (2.28%) PMP
12 31 (2.02%) CISSP
13 27 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 24 (1.57%) MCSA
15 20 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (1.17%) CISM
17 17 (1.11%) PhD
18 16 (1.04%) CISA
19 15 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (9.53%) PMO
2 130 (8.49%) QA
3 102 (6.66%) SLA
4 40 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (2.22%) PCI DSS
6 29 (1.89%) GDPR
7 16 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.91%) Data Quality
9 13 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
10 12 (0.78%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.39%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.33%) COBIT
12 5 (0.33%) DO-178B
12 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.13%) GAMP
15 2 (0.13%) GCP
16 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 161 (10.51%) Active Directory
2 136 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (3.26%) Docker
4 32 (2.09%) Firmware
5 26 (1.70%) Hyper-V
6 22 (1.44%) vSphere
7 16 (1.04%) iptables
7 16 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.78%) KVM
9 11 (0.72%) QEMU
9 11 (0.72%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.46%) Squid
12 5 (0.33%) NFS
12 5 (0.33%) XenApp
13 4 (0.26%) HDFS
13 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.26%) XenServer
14 3 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 51 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (3.20%) Ansible
3 42 (2.74%) Puppet
4 37 (2.42%) SCCM
5 35 (2.28%) Kubernetes
6 20 (1.31%) ZABBIX
7 17 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 17 (1.11%) Xymon
8 14 (0.91%) Data Guard
9 12 (0.78%) Nagios
9 12 (0.78%) NetBackup
9 12 (0.78%) SCOM
9 12 (0.78%) WSUS
10 11 (0.72%) vCenter Server
11 10 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 10 (0.65%) Terraform
12 7 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.39%) Grafana
13 6 (0.39%) Oozie
14 5 (0.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 336 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 195 (12.73%) VMware
3 164 (10.70%) Oracle
4 113 (7.38%) Cisco
5 90 (5.87%) Red Hat
6 50 (3.26%) CheckPoint
7 45 (2.94%) Capita
8 43 (2.81%) SAP
9 36 (2.35%) Google
10 27 (1.76%) Citrix
11 24 (1.57%) Juniper
12 22 (1.44%) SolarWinds
13 21 (1.37%) F5
13 21 (1.37%) IBM
13 21 (1.37%) NetApp
14 20 (1.31%) HP
15 19 (1.24%) Nortel
15 19 (1.24%) Riverbed
16 18 (1.17%) Palo Alto
17 17 (1.11%) Veeam