Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 302 308
Rank change year-on-year -60 +6 -28
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 1,421 1,764 2,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 1.09% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.21% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,104 1,317 1,707
England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% - -1.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% - -

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 150,917 145,889 172,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.81% 90.41% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 123,217 121,077 145,339
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -85 566 £57,500 +4.55% 69
South East -70 245 £45,000 +5.88% 37
North of England +12 240 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Midlands -29 176 £45,000 -5.26% 13
North West +34 140 £42,500 +3.03% 11
West Midlands -57 114 £46,000 -3.16% 9
East of England -29 106 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South West -29 91 £41,750 +4.38% 14
Yorkshire -26 65 £38,250 -7.27% 7
East Midlands +43 62 £40,000 -5.88% 4
North East -1 35 £46,500 +22.37% 1
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 506 (35.61%) Finance
2 406 (28.57%) Project Management
3 291 (20.48%) Microsoft
4 284 (19.99%) ITIL
5 275 (19.35%) SQL
6 272 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
7 259 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
8 253 (17.80%) Windows
9 248 (17.45%) PRINCE2
10 219 (15.41%) Degree
11 206 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 204 (14.36%) SQL Server
13 185 (13.02%) Change Management
14 181 (12.74%) Linux
15 173 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
16 170 (11.96%) Cisco
17 165 (11.61%) Configuration Management
18 164 (11.54%) Oracle
19 161 (11.33%) Active Directory
20 155 (10.91%) Risk Management
21 143 (10.06%) PMO
22 141 (9.92%) VMware
23 133 (9.36%) Service Management
24 131 (9.22%) Service Delivery
25 128 (9.01%) Firewall
26 126 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
27 123 (8.66%) .NET
28 120 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
29 117 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
30 113 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement

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 66 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 55 (3.87%) MS Exchange
3 47 (3.31%) IIS
4 34 (2.39%) Apache
5 29 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 21 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
9 15 (1.06%) Apache Spark
9 15 (1.06%) Confluence
10 14 (0.99%) OpenStack
10 14 (0.99%) Skype for Business
11 13 (0.91%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (0.63%) SAS
14 8 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (0.56%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (0.49%) CMS
15 7 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 117 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
2 96 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 65 (4.57%) Microsoft Project
4 56 (3.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 53 (3.73%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.21%) Simulink
8 2 (0.14%) Maya
9 1 (0.070%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.070%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.41%) Elite 3E
4 16 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (1.06%) SAP Business One
5 15 (1.06%) Workfront
6 14 (0.99%) SAP R/3
7 12 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.77%) Oracle Assets
8 11 (0.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 11 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
9 8 (0.56%) HFM
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle FAH
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
10 6 (0.42%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.42%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 120 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (4.71%) Office 365
4 31 (2.18%) SaaS
5 20 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
6 19 (1.34%) IaaS
7 16 (1.13%) Mimecast
8 15 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.91%) Taleo
10 12 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.63%) PaaS
12 6 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.42%) GitHub
13 4 (0.28%) CloudBees
13 4 (0.28%) Slack
13 4 (0.28%) Trello
14 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.14%) G Suite
14 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 128 (9.01%) Firewall
2 101 (7.11%) TCP/IP
3 86 (6.05%) WAN
4 74 (5.21%) LAN
5 69 (4.86%) Network Security
6 65 (4.57%) DNS
7 64 (4.50%) SAN
8 45 (3.17%) VPN
9 44 (3.10%) Wireless
10 39 (2.74%) NAS
11 33 (2.32%) DHCP
12 32 (2.25%) BGP
13 29 (2.04%) Internet
14 27 (1.90%) SMTP
15 26 (1.83%) MPLS
16 25 (1.76%) Cisco ISE
16 25 (1.76%) HTTP
17 24 (1.69%) OSPF
17 24 (1.69%) Skype
18 23 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 60 (4.22%) Big Data
3 58 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 47 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 29 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
7 29 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.62%) Power BI
9 21 (1.48%) Data Mining
9 21 (1.48%) NoSQL
9 21 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 21 (1.48%) Oracle Discoverer
10 17 (1.20%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.13%) Data Lake
11 16 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (1.06%) Cosmos DB
13 14 (0.99%) MySQL
13 14 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 76 (5.35%) JIRA
2 24 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 21 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 17 (1.20%) Subversion
7 16 (1.13%) Eclipse
8 14 (0.99%) Fiddler
9 12 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (0.70%) ClearCase
11 9 (0.63%) Artifactory
11 9 (0.63%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.63%) Toad
12 8 (0.56%) Maven
13 7 (0.49%) ClearQuest
13 7 (0.49%) Selenium
13 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.42%) JUnit
14 6 (0.42%) Rational Rose
14 6 (0.42%) VersionOne
General
1 506 (35.61%) Finance
2 100 (7.04%) Banking
3 80 (5.63%) Legal
4 62 (4.36%) Manufacturing
5 55 (3.87%) Law
5 55 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 52 (3.66%) Retail
7 36 (2.53%) Investment Banking
8 30 (2.11%) Marketing
9 26 (1.83%) Games
10 25 (1.76%) French Language
11 21 (1.48%) Advertising
12 17 (1.20%) Billing
13 15 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.99%) Military
15 13 (0.91%) Electronics
15 13 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.91%) Front Office
15 13 (0.91%) Local Government
16 11 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (17.31%) Project Manager
2 219 (15.41%) Analyst
3 153 (10.77%) Developer
4 96 (6.76%) IT Manager
5 86 (6.05%) Network Engineer
6 79 (5.56%) Consultant
7 67 (4.71%) Architect
8 62 (4.36%) IT Project Manager
9 58 (4.08%) Administrator
10 52 (3.66%) Applications Support
11 48 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 40 (2.81%) Junior
13 37 (2.60%) .NET Developer
13 37 (2.60%) Support Analyst
14 35 (2.46%) DBA
14 35 (2.46%) Software Developer
14 35 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
15 34 (2.39%) C# Developer
15 34 (2.39%) Senior Manager
15 34 (2.39%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (8.66%) .NET
2 74 (5.21%) HTML
3 50 (3.52%) CSS
4 42 (2.96%) XML
5 37 (2.60%) jQuery
6 30 (2.11%) .NET Framework
7 28 (1.97%) LDAP
7 28 (1.97%) REST
8 27 (1.90%) Razor View Engine
9 26 (1.83%) ASP.NET
10 25 (1.76%) Web Services
11 18 (1.27%) AngularJS
11 18 (1.27%) SAML
12 17 (1.20%) Middleware
13 14 (0.99%) OAuth
13 14 (0.99%) OpenID
13 14 (0.99%) Servlets
14 13 (0.91%) Natural Language Processing
15 12 (0.84%) HTML5
16 11 (0.77%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 173 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 74 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 64 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 59 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
6 50 (3.52%) User Experience
7 46 (3.24%) Replication
8 36 (2.53%) Virtual Team
9 33 (2.32%) PMI
10 29 (2.04%) Public Cloud
11 26 (1.83%) Clustering
12 23 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.55%) NHS
14 20 (1.41%) PKI
15 18 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
16 17 (1.20%) Fintech
17 15 (1.06%) CMDB
18 14 (0.99%) CCTV
19 13 (0.91%) Fixed Income
20 12 (0.84%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 253 (17.80%) Windows
2 181 (12.74%) Linux
3 99 (6.97%) Windows Server
4 68 (4.79%) Unix
5 65 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (2.53%) Windows 7
9 29 (2.04%) CentOS
10 24 (1.69%) Windows 10
11 16 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (0.91%) VMS
13 12 (0.84%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.63%) Android
15 9 (0.63%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.49%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.49%) Debian
16 7 (0.49%) Solaris
17 5 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (28.57%) Project Management
2 284 (19.99%) ITIL
3 272 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
5 248 (17.45%) PRINCE2
6 206 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 185 (13.02%) Change Management
8 165 (11.61%) Configuration Management
9 155 (10.91%) Risk Management
10 133 (9.36%) Service Management
11 131 (9.22%) Service Delivery
12 113 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 108 (7.60%) Mentoring
14 99 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
15 91 (6.40%) Waterfall
16 90 (6.33%) SDLC
17 89 (6.26%) Decision-Making
17 89 (6.26%) Disaster Recovery
18 87 (6.12%) Line Management
18 87 (6.12%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 275 (19.35%) SQL
2 107 (7.53%) C#
3 87 (6.12%) Java
4 79 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 67 (4.71%) Python
6 62 (4.36%) PowerShell
6 62 (4.36%) T-SQL
7 54 (3.80%) PL/SQL
8 45 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 38 (2.67%) C
10 34 (2.39%) VB
11 32 (2.25%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.11%) VBA
13 27 (1.90%) C++
14 16 (1.13%) Perl
15 14 (0.99%) PHP
16 9 (0.63%) VBScript
17 5 (0.35%) AWK
17 5 (0.35%) R
17 5 (0.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 219 (15.41%) Degree
2 126 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
3 88 (6.19%) CCNP
4 82 (5.77%) CCNA
5 56 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
7 49 (3.45%) PMI Certification
8 47 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 44 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 43 (3.03%) CISSP
11 40 (2.81%) MCSE
12 39 (2.74%) PMP
13 34 (2.39%) Security Cleared
14 25 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 25 (1.76%) SANS
15 24 (1.69%) ISEB
15 24 (1.69%) MCSA
15 24 (1.69%) SC Cleared
16 23 (1.62%) MCP
17 20 (1.41%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (10.06%) PMO
2 111 (7.81%) QA
3 97 (6.83%) SLA
4 39 (2.74%) PCI DSS
5 32 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (1.83%) Data Quality
8 16 (1.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 16 (1.13%) Solvency II
9 15 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 12 (0.84%) GDPR
11 11 (0.77%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.63%) COBIT
13 7 (0.49%) DO-178B
14 6 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.42%) PMBOK
15 5 (0.35%) GAMP
16 4 (0.28%) Def Stans
17 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
17 2 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 161 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 103 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.89%) Docker
4 37 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.69%) vSphere
6 22 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.99%) iptables
9 11 (0.77%) Firmware
10 9 (0.63%) KVM
10 9 (0.63%) QEMU
11 7 (0.49%) NFS
11 7 (0.49%) XenApp
12 4 (0.28%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.21%) Squid
13 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.21%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 31 (2.18%) Puppet
2 29 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (1.97%) Ansible
4 27 (1.90%) SCCM
5 21 (1.48%) Nagios
6 19 (1.34%) Kubernetes
7 17 (1.20%) Nessus
8 13 (0.91%) Cacti
9 12 (0.84%) WSUS
10 10 (0.70%) Backup Exec
10 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (0.63%) vCenter Server
12 7 (0.49%) BMC Marimba
12 7 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.42%) Salt
13 6 (0.42%) Terraform
14 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
14 5 (0.35%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.35%) SELinux
14 5 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 291 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 170 (11.96%) Cisco
3 164 (11.54%) Oracle
4 141 (9.92%) VMware
5 87 (6.12%) SAP
6 73 (5.14%) F5
7 68 (4.79%) CheckPoint
8 62 (4.36%) Red Hat
9 52 (3.66%) Juniper
10 38 (2.67%) SolarWinds
11 33 (2.32%) Palo Alto
12 32 (2.25%) HP
13 30 (2.11%) Google
14 29 (2.04%) Symantec
15 28 (1.97%) Citrix
16 27 (1.90%) Infoblox
17 22 (1.55%) Blue Coat
17 22 (1.55%) Remedy
18 21 (1.48%) Veeam
19 20 (1.41%) McAfee