Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 367 288
Rank change year-on-year +23 -79 -12
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 1,451 1,456 2,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 0.88% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.96% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,134 1,656
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -3.06%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -

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 139,911 150,882 162,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.10% 91.56% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112,197 119,876 136,722
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +24 545 £55,000 +4.76% 64
South East +23 330 £45,000 - 37
North of England +6 215 £38,500 -9.41% 32
Midlands -22 148 £45,000 +5.88% 19
North West +7 145 £38,500 -9.41% 20
East of England +84 139 £46,500 -7.00% 21
West Midlands -10 111 £45,000 +5.88% 13
South West +6 85 £34,750 -13.13% 22
Yorkshire -29 61 £37,500 -11.76% 9
East Midlands -3 37 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North East - 16 £32,500 - 3
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 445 (30.67%) Finance
2 386 (26.60%) Project Management
3 358 (24.67%) Microsoft
4 303 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
5 283 (19.50%) ITIL
6 280 (19.30%) Windows
7 271 (18.68%) SQL
8 262 (18.06%) PRINCE2
9 244 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
10 222 (15.30%) Risk Management
11 213 (14.68%) Linux
12 191 (13.16%) VMware
13 185 (12.75%) SQL Server
14 170 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
15 169 (11.65%) Degree
16 166 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
17 162 (11.16%) Change Management
18 159 (10.96%) Active Directory
19 147 (10.13%) Firewall
20 141 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
21 139 (9.58%) PMO
22 137 (9.44%) Mentoring
22 137 (9.44%) Microsoft Project
23 131 (9.03%) .NET
24 127 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
25 125 (8.61%) Cisco
26 124 (8.55%) C#
27 121 (8.34%) Microsoft Office
27 121 (8.34%) WAN
28 120 (8.27%) Data Centre

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 87 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 51 (3.51%) IIS
3 46 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 31 (2.14%) Apache
5 29 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 27 (1.86%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.31%) Apache Spark
8 17 (1.17%) JBoss
9 15 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (0.83%) Confluence
10 12 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (0.83%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.76%) WildFly
12 9 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.48%) nginx
15 6 (0.41%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.34%) CMS
16 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 137 (9.44%) Microsoft Project
2 121 (8.34%) Microsoft Office
3 100 (6.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 83 (5.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 41 (2.83%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.41%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.34%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.21%) Revit
9 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.069%) Avid Media Composer
10 1 (0.069%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 39 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.69%) Infor M3
3 8 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.55%) StreamServe
4 7 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.28%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.21%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.21%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.14%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 113 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (6.20%) Office 365
3 87 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.07%) SaaS
5 18 (1.24%) IaaS
6 16 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.76%) PaaS
8 8 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.55%) Serverless
9 7 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.41%) Yammer
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.34%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.34%) Taleo
12 4 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 147 (10.13%) Firewall
2 121 (8.34%) WAN
3 113 (7.79%) LAN
4 86 (5.93%) SAN
5 85 (5.86%) TCP/IP
6 66 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 65 (4.48%) DNS
8 63 (4.34%) Network Security
9 55 (3.79%) Ethernet
10 50 (3.45%) DHCP
11 44 (3.03%) Skype
12 42 (2.89%) VPN
13 41 (2.83%) OSPF
14 40 (2.76%) NAS
15 37 (2.55%) VoIP
16 35 (2.41%) BGP
16 35 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
16 35 (2.41%) Wireless
17 33 (2.27%) MPLS
18 31 (2.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (4.20%) Big Data
4 53 (3.65%) Relational Database
5 43 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 38 (2.62%) MySQL
6 38 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (1.17%) NoSQL
11 14 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.90%) MongoDB
13 12 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (0.76%) Data Lake
14 11 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (0.76%) QlikView
14 11 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.69%) Power BI
15 10 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.17%) JIRA
3 43 (2.96%) Visual Studio
4 29 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 28 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (1.45%) JUnit
7 17 (1.17%) Gradle
7 17 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 14 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (0.90%) Subversion
10 12 (0.83%) Maven
10 12 (0.83%) TeamCity
11 11 (0.76%) Selenium
12 10 (0.69%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.55%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.48%) Ant
14 7 (0.48%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.34%) JMeter
15 5 (0.34%) LoadRunner
15 5 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 445 (30.67%) Finance
2 85 (5.86%) Retail
3 79 (5.44%) Banking
4 66 (4.55%) Legal
5 56 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.34%) Marketing
7 33 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 30 (2.07%) Law
9 24 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.59%) Back Office
11 18 (1.24%) Local Government
12 10 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.55%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.55%) Publishing
14 7 (0.48%) Advertising
14 7 (0.48%) Front Office
15 6 (0.41%) Electronics
16 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.34%) Games
17 4 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 261 (17.99%) Project Manager
2 242 (16.68%) Analyst
3 141 (9.72%) Developer
4 123 (8.48%) IT Manager
5 103 (7.10%) Administrator
6 101 (6.96%) Consultant
7 54 (3.72%) .NET Developer
8 53 (3.65%) IT Project Manager
9 49 (3.38%) Applications Support
9 49 (3.38%) DBA
10 48 (3.31%) Senior Manager
10 48 (3.31%) Support Analyst
11 46 (3.17%) Business Analyst
11 46 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 44 (3.03%) C# Developer
13 43 (2.96%) Network Engineer
14 42 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
15 41 (2.83%) Senior Project Manager
16 40 (2.76%) Infrastructure Manager
17 39 (2.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (9.03%) .NET
2 75 (5.17%) HTML
3 64 (4.41%) Middleware
4 51 (3.51%) CSS
5 45 (3.10%) XML
6 41 (2.83%) ASP.NET
7 39 (2.69%) jQuery
8 30 (2.07%) LDAP
9 28 (1.93%) Razor View Engine
10 26 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 22 (1.52%) XSLT
12 21 (1.45%) Web Services
13 19 (1.31%) AngularJS
14 17 (1.17%) Spring
15 16 (1.10%) JSON
15 16 (1.10%) LAMP
16 15 (1.03%) SOAP
17 14 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (0.96%) REST
18 13 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 170 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (8.27%) Data Centre
3 102 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.76%) Clustering
7 29 (2.00%) NHS
8 27 (1.86%) Driving Licence
8 27 (1.86%) PMI
9 24 (1.65%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.38%) CMDB
10 20 (1.38%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.31%) Public Cloud
11 19 (1.31%) Replication
12 16 (1.10%) Fintech
13 14 (0.96%) CCTV
13 14 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (0.96%) Reference Data
14 13 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 280 (19.30%) Windows
2 213 (14.68%) Linux
3 104 (7.17%) Windows Server
4 55 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (3.58%) Unix
7 46 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (2.62%) CentOS
9 25 (1.72%) Ubuntu
9 25 (1.72%) Windows 10
10 21 (1.45%) AIX
11 19 (1.31%) Windows 7
12 14 (0.96%) Android
13 13 (0.90%) Solaris
14 12 (0.83%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.34%) SUSE
18 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (26.60%) Project Management
2 303 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (19.50%) ITIL
4 262 (18.06%) PRINCE2
5 244 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
6 222 (15.30%) Risk Management
7 166 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 162 (11.16%) Change Management
9 137 (9.44%) Mentoring
10 127 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 107 (7.37%) Configuration Management
12 105 (7.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 100 (6.89%) Waterfall
14 99 (6.82%) Line Management
15 90 (6.20%) Service Management
16 87 (6.00%) Service Delivery
17 81 (5.58%) Project Planning
18 79 (5.44%) SDLC
19 78 (5.38%) Incident Management
20 75 (5.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 271 (18.68%) SQL
2 124 (8.55%) C#
3 95 (6.55%) JavaScript
4 91 (6.27%) Java
5 77 (5.31%) PowerShell
6 65 (4.48%) Python
7 57 (3.93%) T-SQL
8 41 (2.83%) C
9 39 (2.69%) PL/SQL
10 30 (2.07%) Bash Shell
11 26 (1.79%) C++
12 24 (1.65%) Shell Script
13 19 (1.31%) Perl
14 17 (1.17%) PHP
15 14 (0.96%) Ruby
16 13 (0.90%) VB
17 12 (0.83%) ABAP
17 12 (0.83%) R
18 7 (0.48%) VBScript
19 6 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 169 (11.65%) Degree
2 109 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (5.72%) Security Cleared
4 78 (5.38%) CCNA
5 60 (4.14%) CCNP
6 49 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (3.38%) SC Cleared
7 46 (3.17%) PMP
8 45 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
8 45 (3.10%) PMI Certification
9 34 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 28 (1.93%) MCSA
11 25 (1.72%) MCSE
12 24 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (1.38%) CISSP
13 20 (1.38%) PhD
14 16 (1.10%) LPIC
15 15 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (0.83%) MCP
17 11 (0.76%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (9.58%) PMO
2 116 (7.99%) QA
3 96 (6.62%) SLA
4 36 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (1.86%) GDPR
5 27 (1.86%) PCI DSS
6 21 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (0.76%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.48%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.34%) COBIT
9 5 (0.34%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.28%) DO-178B
10 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.28%) P3O
11 3 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.14%) IEC 62304
12 2 (0.14%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.069%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 159 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 141 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.21%) Firmware
5 25 (1.72%) vSphere
6 20 (1.38%) Docker
7 14 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.83%) NFS
9 11 (0.76%) Terminal Services
10 9 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.62%) XenApp
11 6 (0.41%) VMware NSX
12 5 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.28%) HDFS
13 4 (0.28%) iptables
13 4 (0.28%) KVM
13 4 (0.28%) PowerHA
13 4 (0.28%) RHEV
13 4 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 55 (3.79%) Ansible
2 54 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (3.31%) Puppet
4 40 (2.76%) SCCM
5 20 (1.38%) SCOM
5 20 (1.38%) ZABBIX
6 19 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
7 18 (1.24%) Kubernetes
8 15 (1.03%) Xymon
9 14 (0.96%) Data Guard
10 13 (0.90%) NetBackup
11 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
12 11 (0.76%) Nagios
12 11 (0.76%) Terraform
13 10 (0.69%) WSUS
14 8 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 7 (0.48%) Grafana
15 7 (0.48%) Nessus
15 7 (0.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 358 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 191 (13.16%) VMware
3 125 (8.61%) Cisco
4 111 (7.65%) Oracle
5 77 (5.31%) Red Hat
6 61 (4.20%) CheckPoint
7 48 (3.31%) Citrix
8 43 (2.96%) SAP
9 34 (2.34%) HP
10 33 (2.27%) Riverbed
11 30 (2.07%) SolarWinds
12 28 (1.93%) IBM
13 27 (1.86%) Avaya
13 27 (1.86%) Nortel
14 24 (1.65%) NetApp
15 23 (1.59%) Juniper
16 22 (1.52%) Google
17 21 (1.45%) Nokia
18 18 (1.24%) Palo Alto
19 17 (1.17%) F5