Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 477 332 301
Rank change year-on-year -145 -31 +56
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 589 573 1,510
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.88% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.95% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 355 341 891
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £40,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,875 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £74,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 93,417 60,224 124,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 93.66% 92.50% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 64,448 49,282 99,844
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in England

Change Control
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Change Control in England.

Salary trend for Change Control in England

Change Control
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Control in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -157 241 £60,000 - 43
South East -63 108 £55,000 +10.00% 30
North of England -29 92 £42,000 +12.00% 34
Midlands -88 65 £46,250 +15.63% 20
North West -22 62 £40,000 +6.67% 23
West Midlands -70 53 £47,500 +18.75% 14
South West -42 37 £45,000 -5.26% 16
East of England -23 29 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Yorkshire -29 26 £42,000 +52.73% 8
East Midlands -56 12 £34,497 -13.76% 6
North East -17 4 £49,000 +40.00% 3
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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.

1 212 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (33.96%) Finance
3 197 (33.45%) Social Skills
4 151 (25.64%) Project Management
5 137 (23.26%) Azure
6 120 (20.37%) Microsoft
7 113 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
8 100 (16.98%) DevOps
9 98 (16.64%) Windows
10 94 (15.96%) Project Delivery
11 89 (15.11%) SQL
12 85 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
13 76 (12.90%) PRINCE2
13 76 (12.90%) VMware
14 74 (12.56%) Java
14 74 (12.56%) Mentoring
14 74 (12.56%) PowerShell
15 71 (12.05%) Degree
16 70 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
17 68 (11.54%) C#
18 67 (11.38%) QA
19 64 (10.87%) Microsoft Project
19 64 (10.87%) Coaching
20 62 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
20 62 (10.53%) ITIL
21 61 (10.36%) SQL Server
21 61 (10.36%) Active Directory
22 59 (10.02%) Microsoft Excel
23 58 (9.85%) Firewall
23 58 (9.85%) AWS

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 36 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.04%) IIS
4 10 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.19%) Documentum
7 5 (0.85%) Confluence
8 2 (0.34%) Apache
8 2 (0.34%) Camunda
8 2 (0.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.17%) SAS
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 64 (10.87%) Microsoft Project
2 62 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (10.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 39 (6.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (3.06%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.51%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.19%) Infor M3
4 6 (1.02%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.51%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.34%) BambooHR
6 2 (0.34%) Maximo
6 2 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.17%) HFM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) Primavera
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.17%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 137 (23.26%) Azure
2 58 (9.85%) AWS
3 54 (9.17%) Microsoft 365
4 41 (6.96%) SaaS
5 29 (4.92%) GCP
6 22 (3.74%) PaaS
7 19 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
8 14 (2.38%) Power Automate
9 13 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (2.21%) Smartsheet
10 11 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (1.87%) Power Platform
11 10 (1.70%) Azure Stack
11 10 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (1.53%) GitHub
13 8 (1.36%) Amazon EKS
14 7 (1.19%) IaaS
14 7 (1.19%) Veeva
15 5 (0.85%) OneDrive
16 4 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.85%) Firewall
2 40 (6.79%) Internet
3 37 (6.28%) TCP/IP
4 30 (5.09%) DNS
5 22 (3.74%) LAN
6 20 (3.40%) SAN
7 17 (2.89%) DHCP
8 16 (2.72%) Network Security
9 15 (2.55%) SSL
9 15 (2.55%) VPN
10 14 (2.38%) Broadband
11 12 (2.04%) WAN
12 10 (1.70%) 5G
12 10 (1.70%) NAS
13 9 (1.53%) BIG-IP
13 9 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (1.36%) BGP
14 8 (1.36%) VoIP
14 8 (1.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.11%) Big Data
3 33 (5.60%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.23%) Metadata
5 15 (2.55%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.70%) Blockchain
10 8 (1.36%) KDB
11 7 (1.19%) EDMS
11 7 (1.19%) QlikView
11 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.02%) Power BI
13 5 (0.85%) Tableau
14 4 (0.68%) GIS
14 4 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (6.96%) JIRA
2 14 (2.38%) Axure RP
3 13 (2.21%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.04%) GitLab
5 11 (1.87%) Jasmine
6 7 (1.19%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.51%) Subversion
9 2 (0.34%) Bower
9 2 (0.34%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.34%) Gradle
9 2 (0.34%) Grunt
9 2 (0.34%) Maven
9 2 (0.34%) Postman
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 200 (33.96%) Finance
2 197 (33.45%) Social Skills
3 85 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (8.15%) Banking
5 34 (5.77%) Marketing
6 28 (4.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 28 (4.75%) Public Sector
7 27 (4.58%) Documentation Skills
8 25 (4.24%) Presentation Skills
9 20 (3.40%) Telecoms
10 18 (3.06%) Retail
11 16 (2.72%) Front Office
12 15 (2.55%) Legal
12 15 (2.55%) Manufacturing
13 14 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
14 12 (2.04%) Organisational Skills
15 11 (1.87%) Automotive
16 10 (1.70%) Publishing
17 9 (1.53%) Billing
18 8 (1.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 114 (19.35%) Project Manager
2 95 (16.13%) Developer
3 69 (11.71%) Analyst
4 42 (7.13%) IT Manager
5 31 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 31 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 30 (5.09%) Senior Project Manager
7 29 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (4.75%) Architect
9 27 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
10 26 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (3.57%) Business Analyst
12 20 (3.40%) Digital Project Manager
13 19 (3.23%) Lead Developer
14 18 (3.06%) Azure Engineer
15 16 (2.72%) Cloud Engineer
16 15 (2.55%) Java Developer
17 14 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
18 13 (2.21%) Junior
18 13 (2.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.49%) AngularJS
2 45 (7.64%) Spring
3 39 (6.62%) CSS
3 39 (6.62%) HTML
4 31 (5.26%) .NET
5 26 (4.41%) Kafka
5 26 (4.41%) XML
6 25 (4.24%) Spring Boot
7 24 (4.07%) Node.js
8 21 (3.57%) JSON
9 19 (3.23%) React
10 18 (3.06%) HTML5
10 18 (3.06%) RESTful
11 17 (2.89%) CSS3
11 17 (2.89%) Hibernate
11 17 (2.89%) J2EE
11 17 (2.89%) JPA
12 12 (2.04%) GraphQL
12 12 (2.04%) REST
12 12 (2.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.34%) Management Information System
2 45 (7.64%) Data Centre
3 33 (5.60%) Internet of Things
4 30 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
4 30 (5.09%) Smart Home
5 25 (4.24%) Clustering
5 25 (4.24%) User Experience
6 22 (3.74%) PMI
7 19 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.55%) Enterprise Storage
9 14 (2.38%) Digital Media
9 14 (2.38%) PKI
10 13 (2.21%) Social Media
11 12 (2.04%) Life Science
12 11 (1.87%) Home Automation
13 10 (1.70%) Equities
13 10 (1.70%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.70%) Replication
14 9 (1.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 98 (16.64%) Windows
2 52 (8.83%) Linux
3 44 (7.47%) Windows Server
4 32 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (5.09%) Android
6 23 (3.90%) Apple iOS
7 21 (3.57%) Unix
8 20 (3.40%) Windows 10
9 16 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.72%) Windows Server 2016
10 14 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (1.53%) Windows Server 2019
12 8 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.02%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.85%) CentOS
14 5 (0.85%) Debian
14 5 (0.85%) Solaris
15 4 (0.68%) AIX
15 4 (0.68%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (25.64%) Project Management
3 113 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
4 100 (16.98%) DevOps
5 94 (15.96%) Project Delivery
6 76 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 74 (12.56%) Mentoring
8 70 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (10.87%) Coaching
10 62 (10.53%) ITIL
11 55 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 54 (9.17%) TDD
13 53 (9.00%) Capacity Planning
14 48 (8.15%) Change Management
15 45 (7.64%) Risk Management
16 44 (7.47%) Electronic Trading
17 43 (7.30%) Root Cause Analysis
18 42 (7.13%) Artificial Intelligence
18 42 (7.13%) Configuration Management
18 42 (7.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 89 (15.11%) SQL
2 74 (12.56%) Java
2 74 (12.56%) PowerShell
3 68 (11.54%) C#
4 51 (8.66%) JavaScript
5 43 (7.30%) Python
6 20 (3.40%) Bash Shell
7 17 (2.89%) Java 8
8 14 (2.38%) VB
9 12 (2.04%) C++
10 8 (1.36%) C
11 7 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.85%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.85%) VBA
13 4 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.68%) Ruby
13 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.51%) Groovy
14 3 (0.51%) PHP
14 3 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (12.05%) Degree
2 35 (5.94%) PMI Certification
3 29 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 23 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 20 (3.40%) CCNP
6 20 (3.40%) PMP
7 17 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (2.72%) APMP
9 15 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (2.21%) CCNA
11 11 (1.87%) HND
11 11 (1.87%) MCSE
12 10 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (1.36%) DBS Check
14 7 (1.19%) CCIE
15 6 (1.02%) Check Point Certification
16 5 (0.85%) HNC
17 4 (0.68%) MCSA
17 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (11.38%) QA
2 42 (7.13%) PMO
3 14 (2.38%) SLA
4 12 (2.04%) GDPR
5 10 (1.70%) Data Quality
6 9 (1.53%) GMP
6 9 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (1.36%) GxP
8 5 (0.85%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.51%) ITGC
9 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.34%) EMIR
10 2 (0.34%) GAMP
10 2 (0.34%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.34%) MiFID
11 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (10.36%) Active Directory
2 42 (7.13%) Docker
3 35 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (3.74%) vSphere
5 11 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.70%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (1.19%) Firmware
9 6 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.34%) iptables
13 2 (0.34%) Postfix
13 2 (0.34%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.34%) XenApp
14 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 43 (7.30%) Kubernetes
2 41 (6.96%) SCCM
3 22 (3.74%) Terraform
4 18 (3.06%) Ansible
5 13 (2.21%) Puppet
6 11 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
6 11 (1.87%) Nagios
7 10 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (1.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (1.53%) vCenter Server
8 9 (1.53%) WSUS
9 8 (1.36%) FortiGate
9 8 (1.36%) Grafana
9 8 (1.36%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (1.36%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.36%) Prometheus
10 7 (1.19%) ServiceCenter
11 6 (1.02%) SCOM
12 5 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 120 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 76 (12.90%) VMware
3 49 (8.32%) Cisco
4 29 (4.92%) Google
5 24 (4.07%) HP
6 21 (3.57%) Oracle
7 17 (2.89%) CheckPoint
7 17 (2.89%) Citrix
7 17 (2.89%) NetApp
8 15 (2.55%) SAP
9 14 (2.38%) 3PAR
9 14 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.21%) Dell
10 13 (2.21%) F5
10 13 (2.21%) SolarWinds
11 11 (1.87%) Apple
11 11 (1.87%) Polycom
11 11 (1.87%) Symantec
12 10 (1.70%) ION Trading
12 10 (1.70%) Lumension