Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 335 396 280
Rank change year-on-year +61 -116 +3
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 1,318 1,301 2,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 0.80% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.87% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1,046 1,506
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - -3.55%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £71,775 £75,000 £73,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% -5.15%

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 128,865 148,930 153,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.69% 91.83% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102,671 120,665 127,837
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +18 481 £55,000 - 49
South East +75 284 £42,500 -5.56% 27
North of England +8 192 £40,000 -5.88% 25
Midlands +10 158 £42,500 -4.49% 24
East of England +106 143 £43,500 -8.42% 18
West Midlands +31 128 £42,500 -5.56% 20
North West +23 127 £39,250 -7.10% 16
South West -21 68 £45,000 +11.11% 15
Yorkshire +16 56 £40,000 -8.05% 8
East Midlands -5 30 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East -4 12 £38,750 -13.89% 1
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 369 (28.00%) Finance
2 363 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 352 (26.71%) Project Management
4 295 (22.38%) Windows
5 265 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
6 256 (19.42%) ITIL
7 246 (18.66%) Problem-Solving
8 226 (17.15%) PRINCE2
9 225 (17.07%) SQL
10 215 (16.31%) Firewall
11 204 (15.48%) Risk Management
12 190 (14.42%) VMware
13 183 (13.88%) Linux
14 182 (13.81%) Active Directory
15 169 (12.82%) Cisco
16 167 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
17 166 (12.59%) Change Management
18 164 (12.44%) SQL Server
19 163 (12.37%) Data Centre
20 152 (11.53%) PMO
21 151 (11.46%) WAN
22 149 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
23 136 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
24 135 (10.24%) Degree
25 129 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
26 128 (9.71%) LAN
27 125 (9.48%) Microsoft Project
28 120 (9.10%) Microsoft Office
28 120 (9.10%) Mentoring
29 119 (9.03%) Office 365

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
1 116 (8.80%) SharePoint
2 78 (5.92%) MS Exchange
3 48 (3.64%) IIS
4 25 (1.90%) Skype for Business
5 24 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (1.29%) Apache
8 16 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (1.14%) CMS
10 14 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (0.91%) Confluence
12 10 (0.76%) JBoss
12 10 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.53%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.46%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.30%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (0.23%) MS Project Server
17 2 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 125 (9.48%) Microsoft Project
2 120 (9.10%) Microsoft Office
3 103 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 74 (5.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 40 (3.03%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.38%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.30%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.23%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.15%) Revit
10 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (0.53%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.38%) Workfront
6 4 (0.30%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.23%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.23%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.15%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.076%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.076%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.076%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.076%) StreamServe
9 1 (0.076%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 119 (9.03%) Office 365
2 116 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.75%) SaaS
5 16 (1.21%) IaaS
6 13 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.99%) PaaS
7 10 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (0.76%) OneDrive
7 10 (0.76%) OpenDNS
8 9 (0.68%) Dropbox
9 8 (0.61%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.61%) Yammer
10 6 (0.46%) GitHub
10 6 (0.46%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.38%) Slack
12 4 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 215 (16.31%) Firewall
2 151 (11.46%) WAN
3 128 (9.71%) LAN
4 114 (8.65%) TCP/IP
5 91 (6.90%) DNS
6 88 (6.68%) Network Security
7 75 (5.69%) VoIP
8 72 (5.46%) SAN
9 65 (4.93%) Ethernet
10 64 (4.86%) OSPF
11 62 (4.70%) Wi-Fi
12 60 (4.55%) BGP
13 58 (4.40%) Wireless
14 51 (3.87%) MPLS
15 48 (3.64%) DHCP
16 47 (3.57%) Internet
16 47 (3.57%) VLAN
17 45 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
18 41 (3.11%) VPN
19 36 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.61%) Relational Database
2 74 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (2.58%) Oracle Database
7 30 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
10 25 (1.90%) MySQL
10 25 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (1.82%) Big Data
12 22 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
13 17 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (1.21%) MongoDB
14 16 (1.21%) NoSQL
15 14 (1.06%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (3.64%) JIRA
2 45 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 41 (3.11%) Git (software)
4 36 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 13 (0.99%) Gradle
6 13 (0.99%) JUnit
7 11 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (0.76%) SpecFlow
9 9 (0.68%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.53%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.53%) Maven
11 7 (0.53%) Selenium
11 7 (0.53%) Subversion
12 6 (0.46%) Artifactory
13 5 (0.38%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.38%) TestComplete
13 5 (0.38%) Visual Studio Coded UI
13 5 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 369 (28.00%) Finance
2 83 (6.30%) Retail
3 74 (5.61%) Legal
4 65 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 60 (4.55%) Banking
6 33 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 30 (2.28%) Law
8 29 (2.20%) Marketing
9 25 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.29%) Back Office
11 14 (1.06%) Advertising
11 14 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.83%) Billing
12 11 (0.83%) Local Government
12 11 (0.83%) Publishing
13 7 (0.53%) Front Office
14 6 (0.46%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.46%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.38%) Electronics
16 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 232 (17.60%) Project Manager
2 226 (17.15%) Analyst
3 124 (9.41%) Developer
4 90 (6.83%) IT Manager
5 83 (6.30%) Consultant
6 76 (5.77%) Network Engineer
7 72 (5.46%) Administrator
8 57 (4.32%) DBA
9 50 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 49 (3.72%) IT Project Manager
11 47 (3.57%) Applications Support
12 43 (3.26%) SQL DBA
12 43 (3.26%) Support Analyst
13 42 (3.19%) .NET Developer
14 41 (3.11%) Support Engineer
15 39 (2.96%) C# Developer
15 39 (2.96%) Senior Manager
16 38 (2.88%) IT Analyst
17 37 (2.81%) Junior
18 35 (2.66%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (8.65%) .NET
2 61 (4.63%) HTML
3 38 (2.88%) XML
4 35 (2.66%) ASP.NET
5 33 (2.50%) CSS
6 27 (2.05%) Middleware
7 26 (1.97%) Web Services
8 22 (1.67%) AngularJS
9 20 (1.52%) JSON
9 20 (1.52%) LDAP
10 19 (1.44%) jQuery
11 17 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 14 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (1.06%) XSLT
13 13 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (0.99%) REST
13 13 (0.99%) SOAP
13 13 (0.99%) Spring
14 11 (0.83%) WinForms
15 10 (0.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 167 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (12.37%) Data Centre
3 105 (7.97%) Management Information System
4 62 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
5 54 (4.10%) Replication
6 48 (3.64%) Clustering
7 35 (2.66%) PMI
8 23 (1.75%) NHS
9 22 (1.67%) Driving Licence
9 22 (1.67%) Fixed Income
10 19 (1.44%) Reinsurance
11 18 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.14%) CMDB
13 14 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (0.91%) Fintech
15 12 (0.91%) User Experience
16 11 (0.83%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 295 (22.38%) Windows
2 183 (13.88%) Linux
3 114 (8.65%) Windows Server
4 69 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (4.32%) Unix
6 51 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (2.12%) Windows 10
9 18 (1.37%) CentOS
10 17 (1.29%) Android
11 15 (1.14%) Windows 7
12 12 (0.91%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.83%) AIX
14 7 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.53%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.38%) Solaris
16 4 (0.30%) SUSE
17 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (26.71%) Project Management
2 265 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (19.42%) ITIL
4 246 (18.66%) Problem-Solving
5 226 (17.15%) PRINCE2
6 204 (15.48%) Risk Management
7 166 (12.59%) Change Management
8 129 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 120 (9.10%) Mentoring
10 108 (8.19%) Service Delivery
11 104 (7.89%) Configuration Management
12 102 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 101 (7.66%) Line Management
14 99 (7.51%) Waterfall
15 94 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
16 81 (6.15%) CRM
17 78 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
18 75 (5.69%) Service Management
19 74 (5.61%) SDLC
20 67 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 225 (17.07%) SQL
2 100 (7.59%) PowerShell
3 97 (7.36%) C#
4 83 (6.30%) JavaScript
5 61 (4.63%) T-SQL
6 59 (4.48%) Java
7 36 (2.73%) C
8 34 (2.58%) Bash Shell
8 34 (2.58%) Python
9 27 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 22 (1.67%) C++
11 19 (1.44%) PHP
12 14 (1.06%) VB
13 11 (0.83%) Perl
13 11 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.76%) R
15 9 (0.68%) ABAP
15 9 (0.68%) VBScript
16 7 (0.53%) Ruby
17 5 (0.38%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 136 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (10.24%) Degree
3 96 (7.28%) CCNA
4 74 (5.61%) CCNP
5 65 (4.93%) Security Cleared
6 60 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (4.25%) PMI Certification
8 51 (3.87%) PMP
9 44 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
10 34 (2.58%) MCSA
11 29 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 28 (2.12%) SC Cleared
13 26 (1.97%) PhD
14 25 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 21 (1.59%) CCSA
15 21 (1.59%) MCSE
16 19 (1.44%) DV Cleared
16 19 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (1.21%) LPIC
18 15 (1.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (11.53%) PMO
2 94 (7.13%) SLA
3 85 (6.45%) QA
4 28 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (2.05%) GDPR
6 25 (1.90%) PCI DSS
7 23 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.68%) P3O
10 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (0.38%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.38%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.23%) COBIT
13 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.15%) IEC 62304
13 2 (0.15%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.076%) IFRS
System Software
1 182 (13.81%) Active Directory
2 149 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.78%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.58%) vSphere
5 20 (1.52%) NFS
6 18 (1.37%) Firmware
7 13 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.76%) VMware NSX
9 8 (0.61%) Docker
9 8 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.46%) XenApp
12 5 (0.38%) vCloud
13 4 (0.30%) PowerHA
13 4 (0.30%) Samba
13 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.23%) RHEV
14 3 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (3.64%) SCCM
2 42 (3.19%) Ansible
3 34 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (2.20%) Puppet
5 24 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 16 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
7 15 (1.14%) SCOM
8 12 (0.91%) NetBackup
9 11 (0.83%) vRealize
10 10 (0.76%) Data Guard
10 10 (0.76%) Nagios
11 9 (0.68%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
11 9 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
11 9 (0.68%) Perfmon
12 8 (0.61%) Kubernetes
12 8 (0.61%) Nessus
13 7 (0.53%) Grafana
13 7 (0.53%) Terraform
13 7 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 363 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 190 (14.42%) VMware
3 169 (12.82%) Cisco
4 97 (7.36%) CheckPoint
5 80 (6.07%) Oracle
6 65 (4.93%) SAP
7 63 (4.78%) Citrix
8 48 (3.64%) SolarWinds
9 46 (3.49%) Riverbed
10 44 (3.34%) Avaya
11 38 (2.88%) HP
12 35 (2.66%) Red Hat
13 27 (2.05%) IBM
13 27 (2.05%) Nortel
14 26 (1.97%) Juniper
14 26 (1.97%) NetApp
15 25 (1.90%) Meraki
15 25 (1.90%) Nokia
16 23 (1.75%) Mitel
17 21 (1.59%) F5