Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 107 102
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,368 5,045 5,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.75% 3.03% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 3.31% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,331 3,836 4,209
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,693 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £54,136 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.11% +4.00% -

Change Management 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 144,917 152,416 169,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.15% 91.50% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 116,221 122,232 142,791
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,690
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +0.40%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in England

Change Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management in England.

Salary trend for Change Management in England

Change Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in England over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Management in England

Change Management
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 Management within the England region over the 6 months to 18 August 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 -18 2,086 £60,000 - 162
South East +25 777 £52,500 +10.53% 75
North of England +20 612 £45,000 +5.88% 78
Midlands -10 463 £45,000 - 63
North West +23 365 £45,000 +1.12% 45
West Midlands -10 306 £42,500 - 46
East of England -62 246 £50,000 - 42
Yorkshire 0 216 £45,000 +5.88% 27
South West -24 198 £45,000 +5.88% 28
East Midlands -4 150 £45,000 - 16
North East -11 30 £45,000 +22.62% 6
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 1,640 (37.55%) Finance
2 1,123 (25.71%) ITIL
3 1,115 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1,072 (24.54%) Project Management
5 837 (19.16%) Microsoft
6 740 (16.94%) Degree
7 680 (15.57%) SQL
8 660 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
9 659 (15.09%) Windows
10 656 (15.02%) Problem-Solving
11 648 (14.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 538 (12.32%) Banking
13 502 (11.49%) PRINCE2
14 487 (11.15%) Service Management
15 451 (10.33%) Business Analysis
16 421 (9.64%) Linux
17 412 (9.43%) SQL Server
18 411 (9.41%) Problem Management
19 407 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
20 396 (9.07%) Incident Management
21 367 (8.40%) Management Information System
22 366 (8.38%) Risk Management
23 359 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
24 347 (7.94%) Service Delivery
25 344 (7.88%) .NET
26 329 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
27 324 (7.42%) SDLC
28 319 (7.30%) PMO
29 311 (7.12%) Java
30 309 (7.07%) VMware

Change Management
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
1 213 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 85 (1.95%) MS Exchange
3 84 (1.92%) Confluence
4 74 (1.69%) IIS
5 59 (1.35%) Skype for Business
6 50 (1.14%) Apache
7 44 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
7 44 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 41 (0.94%) Apache Spark
9 37 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 32 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
10 32 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 29 (0.66%) JBoss
13 25 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 24 (0.55%) CMS
14 24 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
14 24 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 359 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
2 269 (6.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 160 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
4 155 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 123 (2.82%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.092%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.092%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.069%) Revit
10 2 (0.046%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.046%) Snagit
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.023%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.023%) Simulink
11 1 (0.023%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 70 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 40 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 25 (0.57%) Elite 3E
6 24 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
7 21 (0.48%) SAP BPC
8 16 (0.37%) SAP ERP
8 16 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
9 15 (0.34%) Markit EDM
9 15 (0.34%) NetSuite
9 15 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
9 15 (0.34%) SAP MM
9 15 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
10 11 (0.25%) assyst
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (0.25%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 329 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 246 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 205 (4.69%) Office 365
4 173 (3.96%) SaaS
5 83 (1.90%) PaaS
6 69 (1.58%) IaaS
7 41 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 30 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 29 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
10 26 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
12 20 (0.46%) Taleo
13 19 (0.43%) Amazon S3
14 18 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
16 14 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
17 10 (0.23%) CloudFront
17 10 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
18 9 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 255 (5.84%) Firewall
2 160 (3.66%) VPN
3 158 (3.62%) LAN
4 150 (3.43%) WAN
5 129 (2.95%) TCP/IP
6 128 (2.93%) Internet
7 113 (2.59%) DNS
8 104 (2.38%) SAN
9 95 (2.17%) MPLS
10 88 (2.01%) Network Security
11 70 (1.60%) SSL
12 68 (1.56%) VoIP
13 64 (1.47%) DHCP
13 64 (1.47%) Skype
14 62 (1.42%) VLAN
15 59 (1.35%) Wireless
16 54 (1.24%) NetScaler
17 50 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
18 44 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
19 39 (0.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 412 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 210 (4.81%) Blockchain
3 135 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 126 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 120 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (2.17%) Big Data
7 87 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 80 (1.83%) MySQL
9 78 (1.79%) NoSQL
10 68 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 62 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 59 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
13 57 (1.30%) Oracle Database
14 48 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 47 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
16 46 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
17 43 (0.98%) Hadoop
18 42 (0.96%) Power BI
19 37 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
20 36 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 248 (5.68%) JIRA
2 121 (2.77%) Git (software)
3 96 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 85 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 79 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (0.94%) NUnit
7 40 (0.92%) Maven
8 38 (0.87%) TeamCity
9 35 (0.80%) Moq
9 35 (0.80%) Subversion
10 34 (0.78%) JUnit
11 33 (0.76%) Selenium
12 32 (0.73%) Bitbucket
13 30 (0.69%) Eclipse
14 28 (0.64%) SoapUI
15 27 (0.62%) Mocha
16 22 (0.50%) Babel
16 22 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
16 22 (0.50%) ReSharper
16 22 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 1,640 (37.55%) Finance
2 538 (12.32%) Banking
3 250 (5.72%) Retail
4 240 (5.49%) Legal
5 164 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 162 (3.71%) Marketing
7 123 (2.82%) Back Office
8 113 (2.59%) Law
9 100 (2.29%) Front Office
10 95 (2.17%) Investment Banking
10 95 (2.17%) Manufacturing
11 71 (1.63%) Financial Institution
12 65 (1.49%) Games
13 59 (1.35%) Advertising
14 51 (1.17%) Publishing
15 39 (0.89%) Billing
16 34 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
17 29 (0.66%) Automotive
18 25 (0.57%) French Language
19 22 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,075 (24.61%) Analyst
2 536 (12.27%) Project Manager
3 441 (10.10%) Developer
4 390 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 297 (6.80%) IT Manager
6 230 (5.27%) Consultant
7 183 (4.19%) Support Analyst
8 153 (3.50%) IT Project Manager
9 150 (3.43%) Change Manager
10 148 (3.39%) Applications Support
11 147 (3.37%) C# Developer
12 144 (3.30%) Service Analyst
13 138 (3.16%) Architect
14 125 (2.86%) Service Manager
15 122 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
16 119 (2.72%) Network Engineer
16 119 (2.72%) Senior Manager
17 118 (2.70%) IT Analyst
18 103 (2.36%) Technical Manager
19 101 (2.31%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (7.88%) .NET
2 200 (4.58%) Web Services
3 173 (3.96%) XML
4 162 (3.71%) HTML
5 129 (2.95%) CSS
6 119 (2.72%) Middleware
7 99 (2.27%) SOAP
8 95 (2.17%) REST
9 84 (1.92%) AngularJS
10 83 (1.90%) Node.js
11 64 (1.47%) jQuery
12 60 (1.37%) WCF
13 59 (1.35%) ASP.NET
14 57 (1.30%) Redux
15 56 (1.28%) JSON
16 49 (1.12%) Spring
17 42 (0.96%) .NET Framework
18 41 (0.94%) LDAP
19 35 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (0.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 660 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 367 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 238 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 228 (5.22%) Data Centre
5 173 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
6 94 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 81 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 80 (1.83%) User Experience
9 68 (1.56%) Equities
10 64 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 63 (1.44%) Fintech
12 51 (1.17%) PMI
13 50 (1.14%) NHS
14 48 (1.10%) Fixed Income
15 47 (1.08%) CMDB
16 44 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 39 (0.89%) Driving Licence
17 39 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
18 37 (0.85%) FMCG
19 33 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 659 (15.09%) Windows
2 421 (9.64%) Linux
3 230 (5.27%) Windows Server
4 202 (4.62%) Unix
5 107 (2.45%) Windows 10
6 104 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 102 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 89 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 82 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (1.26%) Solaris
11 40 (0.92%) Apple iOS
12 36 (0.82%) Android
13 33 (0.76%) CentOS
14 21 (0.48%) AIX
15 19 (0.43%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.32%) Windows 2000
17 12 (0.27%) Windows XP
18 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
19 10 (0.23%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,123 (25.71%) ITIL
2 1,115 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 1,072 (24.54%) Project Management
4 656 (15.02%) Problem-Solving
5 648 (14.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 502 (11.49%) PRINCE2
7 487 (11.15%) Service Management
8 451 (10.33%) Business Analysis
9 411 (9.41%) Problem Management
10 407 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 396 (9.07%) Incident Management
12 366 (8.38%) Risk Management
13 347 (7.94%) Service Delivery
14 324 (7.42%) SDLC
15 308 (7.05%) Scrum
16 276 (6.32%) Waterfall
17 266 (6.09%) Configuration Management
18 254 (5.82%) DevOps
19 248 (5.68%) Release Management
20 247 (5.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 680 (15.57%) SQL
2 311 (7.12%) Java
3 297 (6.80%) C#
4 240 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 161 (3.69%) Python
6 158 (3.62%) PowerShell
7 147 (3.37%) C
8 106 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 85 (1.95%) VBA
10 73 (1.67%) Perl
11 68 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 68 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 60 (1.37%) C++
13 53 (1.21%) Shell Script
14 30 (0.69%) Java 8
14 30 (0.69%) PHP
15 25 (0.57%) VB
16 24 (0.55%) Ruby
17 22 (0.50%) VB.NET
18 21 (0.48%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 740 (16.94%) Degree
2 196 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 186 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 148 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 146 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
6 145 (3.32%) PMI Certification
7 118 (2.70%) PMP
8 116 (2.66%) CCNA
9 111 (2.54%) CCNP
10 99 (2.27%) SC Cleared
11 95 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 84 (1.92%) DV Cleared
13 69 (1.58%) ISEB
14 65 (1.49%) MCSE
15 64 (1.47%) CISSP
16 60 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
17 58 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 56 (1.28%) CCIE
19 54 (1.24%) Master's Degree
20 52 (1.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (7.30%) PMO
2 273 (6.25%) QA
3 265 (6.07%) SLA
4 117 (2.68%) Data Quality
5 113 (2.59%) GDPR
6 86 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 56 (1.28%) PCI DSS
8 48 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 32 (0.73%) COBIT
10 19 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
10 19 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 11 (0.25%) MiFID
12 10 (0.23%) EMIR
12 10 (0.23%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 9 (0.21%) GAMP
14 7 (0.16%) GxP
15 6 (0.14%) GPG13
16 5 (0.11%) ISO 31000
16 5 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 308 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 211 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (1.26%) vSphere
4 46 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 44 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
6 43 (0.98%) Docker
7 36 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 30 (0.69%) XenApp
10 23 (0.53%) HDFS
11 21 (0.48%) Firmware
12 20 (0.46%) XenDesktop
13 19 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (0.34%) Apache Flume
15 13 (0.30%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
16 10 (0.23%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (0.16%) XenServer
18 6 (0.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 101 (2.31%) SCCM
2 88 (2.01%) Puppet
3 53 (1.21%) Ansible
4 41 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (0.71%) Kibana
6 30 (0.69%) SCOM
7 24 (0.55%) Kubernetes
7 24 (0.55%) Nagios
8 23 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 23 (0.53%) HP ALM
9 22 (0.50%) Backup Exec
9 22 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (0.39%) Nessus
10 17 (0.39%) Perfmon
11 16 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
11 16 (0.37%) Terraform
12 15 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
12 15 (0.34%) HP UCMDB
12 15 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
13 14 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 837 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 309 (7.07%) VMware
3 301 (6.89%) Oracle
4 286 (6.55%) Cisco
5 244 (5.59%) SAP
6 138 (3.16%) Citrix
7 109 (2.50%) HP
8 102 (2.34%) ServiceNow
9 84 (1.92%) SolarWinds
10 78 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 73 (1.67%) Tableau
12 71 (1.63%) IBM
13 66 (1.51%) Juniper
14 65 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
15 64 (1.47%) Fortinet
16 59 (1.35%) Remedy
17 55 (1.26%) Atlassian
17 55 (1.26%) Capita
18 47 (1.08%) CheckPoint
19 45 (1.03%) Huawei