Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 381 282 281
Rank change year-on-year -99 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 1,300 1,988 2,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.80% 1.19% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.33% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 1,483 1,864
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.06% +5.95%
10th Percentile £29,650 £30,100 £30,575
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,850
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.40% -6.19% +6.59%

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 146,390 149,469 174,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.83% 89.53% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 118,554 124,517 146,231
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -106 518 £55,000 +10.00% 59
North of England +5 226 £42,500 - 30
South East -104 217 £45,000 +5.88% 42
Midlands -23 188 £45,000 +5.88% 36
North West +55 137 £42,500 - 18
West Midlands -28 137 £45,000 -6.25% 27
South West -10 101 £41,000 +2.50% 16
East of England -94 62 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Yorkshire -39 58 £43,000 +1.18% 7
East Midlands +22 49 £40,000 +14.29% 9
North East -1 31 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 403 (31.00%) Project Management
2 390 (30.00%) Finance
3 312 (24.00%) ITIL
4 309 (23.77%) Microsoft
5 285 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
6 254 (19.54%) SQL
7 239 (18.38%) PRINCE2
8 226 (17.38%) SQL Server
9 217 (16.69%) Windows
10 185 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 178 (13.69%) Cisco
12 164 (12.62%) Linux
13 163 (12.54%) Degree
14 155 (11.92%) Active Directory
15 146 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
16 143 (11.00%) Service Delivery
16 143 (11.00%) Change Management
17 141 (10.85%) VMware
18 137 (10.54%) Microsoft Office
19 131 (10.08%) Firewall
20 129 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
21 126 (9.69%) Risk Management
22 124 (9.54%) SLA
23 123 (9.46%) Waterfall
24 120 (9.23%) Oracle
25 119 (9.15%) SDLC
26 117 (9.00%) Service Management
27 113 (8.69%) PMO
28 106 (8.15%) TCP/IP
29 102 (7.85%) Windows Server

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 76 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 72 (5.54%) MS Exchange
3 38 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (2.38%) IIS
5 27 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
6 25 (1.92%) Apache
7 21 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.23%) Confluence
10 14 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.08%) Skype for Business
11 13 (1.00%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.85%) CMS
13 10 (0.77%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.69%) nginx
15 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
16 6 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 137 (10.54%) Microsoft Office
2 82 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 66 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
4 38 (2.92%) MS Visio
5 30 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.77%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.38%) HipChat
8 4 (0.31%) Simulink
8 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.15%) Maya
10 1 (0.077%) Revit
Business Applications
1 38 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (1.15%) SAP R/3
5 14 (1.08%) SAP Business One
6 9 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.69%) RiskWrite
7 8 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.46%) Bond Adapt
8 6 (0.46%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 5 (0.38%) Workfront
10 4 (0.31%) Primavera
11 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 3 (0.23%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.23%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.31%) Office 365
2 54 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.77%) SaaS
5 13 (1.00%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.54%) Taleo
8 6 (0.46%) IaaS
8 6 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 6 (0.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 5 (0.38%) Force.com
10 4 (0.31%) GitHub
11 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.15%) CloudSense
11 2 (0.15%) G Suite
11 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.15%) Slack
11 2 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 131 (10.08%) Firewall
2 106 (8.15%) TCP/IP
3 97 (7.46%) WAN
4 87 (6.69%) LAN
5 61 (4.69%) DNS
6 59 (4.54%) Wireless
7 50 (3.85%) Network Security
8 46 (3.54%) DHCP
8 46 (3.54%) SAN
9 37 (2.85%) VPN
10 33 (2.54%) SMTP
11 32 (2.46%) BGP
12 31 (2.38%) Cisco ISE
13 29 (2.23%) VoIP
14 27 (2.08%) OSPF
15 26 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (2.00%) VLAN
16 24 (1.85%) MPLS
17 23 (1.77%) NAS
17 23 (1.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (17.38%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (2.62%) Relational Database
3 34 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (2.54%) Oracle Database
5 25 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
6 23 (1.77%) Big Data
7 21 (1.62%) Power BI
8 20 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.46%) RDBMS
9 19 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 16 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.92%) DB2
12 12 (0.92%) MySQL
13 11 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 9 (0.69%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 47 (3.62%) JIRA
2 39 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 19 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.31%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.31%) TeamCity
5 15 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 11 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.69%) Subversion
7 9 (0.69%) VersionOne
8 6 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.46%) Rational Rose
8 6 (0.46%) Toad
8 6 (0.46%) Zephyr
9 4 (0.31%) Maven
9 4 (0.31%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.31%) MSI
9 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.23%) JMeter
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 390 (30.00%) Finance
2 84 (6.46%) Banking
3 54 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 51 (3.92%) Law
5 48 (3.69%) Retail
6 47 (3.62%) Legal
7 35 (2.69%) Telecoms
8 34 (2.62%) Investment Banking
9 28 (2.15%) Military
10 26 (2.00%) Marketing
11 24 (1.85%) Front Office
12 23 (1.77%) Billing
13 20 (1.54%) French Language
14 18 (1.38%) Advertising
15 16 (1.23%) Back Office
16 15 (1.15%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.92%) Games
18 11 (0.85%) Electronics
19 9 (0.69%) Publishing
20 8 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 264 (20.31%) Project Manager
2 235 (18.08%) Analyst
3 124 (9.54%) Developer
4 99 (7.62%) IT Manager
5 91 (7.00%) Network Engineer
6 71 (5.46%) IT Project Manager
7 69 (5.31%) Consultant
8 46 (3.54%) Architect
9 44 (3.38%) Applications Support
10 43 (3.31%) Support Engineer
11 37 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 37 (2.85%) Junior
12 36 (2.77%) IT Engineer
13 34 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
13 34 (2.62%) SQL Analyst
14 33 (2.54%) Administrator
14 33 (2.54%) Business Analyst
14 33 (2.54%) Senior Manager
15 31 (2.38%) Senior Project Manager
16 29 (2.23%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (7.00%) .NET
2 40 (3.08%) Web Services
3 29 (2.23%) XML
4 23 (1.77%) ASP.NET
5 22 (1.69%) HTML
6 18 (1.38%) REST
7 16 (1.23%) jQuery
8 15 (1.15%) AngularJS
8 15 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
8 15 (1.15%) LDAP
9 12 (0.92%) XSLT
10 10 (0.77%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.77%) JMS
10 10 (0.77%) XSD
11 8 (0.62%) CSS
11 8 (0.62%) JSON
11 8 (0.62%) Software Packaging
12 7 (0.54%) Java EE
12 7 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 146 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (7.31%) Management Information System
3 76 (5.85%) Data Centre
4 64 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 42 (3.23%) User Experience
6 40 (3.08%) Virtual Team
7 33 (2.54%) PMI
8 32 (2.46%) Replication
9 27 (2.08%) Clustering
10 22 (1.69%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.46%) CMDB
12 17 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.23%) Driving Licence
13 16 (1.23%) iSeries
14 14 (1.08%) Derivative
14 14 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (1.00%) Mainframe
15 13 (1.00%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.92%) CCTV
16 12 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 217 (16.69%) Windows
2 164 (12.62%) Linux
3 102 (7.85%) Windows Server
4 81 (6.23%) Unix
5 62 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 40 (3.08%) Windows 10
9 35 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (1.85%) CentOS
11 16 (1.23%) Solaris
12 14 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.85%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.77%) Android
15 7 (0.54%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.46%) AIX
16 6 (0.46%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.46%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (31.00%) Project Management
2 312 (24.00%) ITIL
3 285 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (18.38%) PRINCE2
5 185 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 143 (11.00%) Change Management
6 143 (11.00%) Service Delivery
7 126 (9.69%) Risk Management
8 123 (9.46%) Waterfall
9 119 (9.15%) SDLC
10 117 (9.00%) Service Management
11 99 (7.62%) Problem Management
12 98 (7.54%) Configuration Management
13 95 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
14 92 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 89 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
16 83 (6.38%) ERP
16 83 (6.38%) Incident Management
17 79 (6.08%) Mentoring
18 78 (6.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 254 (19.54%) SQL
2 87 (6.69%) C#
3 70 (5.38%) PowerShell
4 66 (5.08%) Java
5 57 (4.38%) JavaScript
6 53 (4.08%) Python
7 40 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 32 (2.46%) Bash Shell
8 32 (2.46%) VB
9 28 (2.15%) C
10 27 (2.08%) Shell Script
11 23 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 22 (1.69%) Perl
13 18 (1.38%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.23%) VBScript
15 12 (0.92%) PHP
16 9 (0.69%) C++
17 8 (0.62%) R
17 8 (0.62%) VBA
18 7 (0.54%) sed
Qualifications
1 163 (12.54%) Degree
2 129 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
3 100 (7.69%) CCNA
4 79 (6.08%) CCNP
5 55 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
6 47 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 46 (3.54%) PMI Certification
8 44 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (2.69%) CISSP
10 34 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 34 (2.62%) Security Cleared
11 33 (2.54%) PMP
12 30 (2.31%) MCSE
12 30 (2.31%) SC Cleared
13 18 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 17 (1.31%) MCP
15 16 (1.23%) Master's Degree
15 16 (1.23%) SANS
15 16 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (9.54%) SLA
2 113 (8.69%) PMO
3 87 (6.69%) QA
4 26 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (1.46%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (1.23%) PCI DSS
8 15 (1.15%) COBIT
9 11 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 11 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 11 (0.85%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.77%) PMBOK
11 9 (0.69%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.38%) GDPR
13 4 (0.31%) P3O
14 3 (0.23%) IEC 61508
14 3 (0.23%) IEC 62304
15 2 (0.15%) ISO 14001
15 2 (0.15%) ISO 26262
16 1 (0.077%) Def Stans
System Software
1 155 (11.92%) Active Directory
2 100 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (2.15%) vSphere
5 23 (1.77%) XenApp
6 14 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.92%) Docker
7 12 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.46%) XenServer
10 5 (0.38%) DFS Replication
10 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.38%) NFS
11 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.15%) Firmware
13 2 (0.15%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 31 (2.38%) Puppet
2 30 (2.31%) SCCM
3 25 (1.92%) Nagios
4 18 (1.38%) Nessus
5 17 (1.31%) Cacti
6 13 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.92%) Ansible
7 12 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
7 12 (0.92%) WSUS
8 11 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.62%) WMI
10 7 (0.54%) BMC Marimba
10 7 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.46%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.46%) EdgeSight
11 6 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 309 (23.77%) Microsoft
2 178 (13.69%) Cisco
3 141 (10.85%) VMware
4 120 (9.23%) Oracle
5 85 (6.54%) SAP
6 78 (6.00%) F5
7 60 (4.62%) Citrix
8 56 (4.31%) SolarWinds
9 50 (3.85%) Juniper
10 40 (3.08%) CheckPoint
10 40 (3.08%) Red Hat
11 35 (2.69%) HP
12 32 (2.46%) Infoblox
13 29 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
14 28 (2.15%) Palo Alto
15 25 (1.92%) IBM
15 25 (1.92%) Remedy
16 22 (1.69%) Xerox
17 21 (1.62%) Veeam
18 20 (1.54%) Symantec