Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 101 104
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,139 5,095 5,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.70% 3.12% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.41% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,115 3,861 4,014
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £79,000
UK median annual salary £53,408 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.73% +5.00% -

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 139,685 149,404 163,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.07% 91.57% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112,106 118,704 137,397
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 October 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 15 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 -32 1,895 £60,000 - 184
South East +24 761 £52,050 +6.22% 96
North of England +1 550 £45,000 +5.88% 89
Midlands -14 473 £45,000 -5.26% 69
North West +14 349 £47,500 +5.56% 49
West Midlands -14 311 £45,000 -5.26% 52
East of England -15 285 £52,500 +5.00% 43
South West -27 182 £45,000 - 37
Yorkshire -20 167 £42,500 +13.33% 33
East Midlands 0 155 £45,000 -5.26% 17
North East -8 34 £40,000 +3.01% 7
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 1,526 (36.87%) Finance
2 1,139 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
3 1,105 (26.70%) ITIL
4 1,052 (25.42%) Project Management
5 827 (19.98%) Microsoft
6 698 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 671 (16.21%) SQL
8 669 (16.16%) Degree
9 653 (15.78%) Windows
10 610 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
11 599 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
12 481 (11.62%) Service Management
13 478 (11.55%) Business Analysis
14 467 (11.28%) PRINCE2
15 403 (9.74%) Incident Management
16 393 (9.50%) SQL Server
17 386 (9.33%) Linux
17 386 (9.33%) Problem Management
18 377 (9.11%) Service Delivery
18 377 (9.11%) Banking
19 352 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
20 343 (8.29%) Risk Management
21 328 (7.92%) Active Directory
22 327 (7.90%) Microsoft Office
23 326 (7.88%) VMware
24 319 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
25 308 (7.44%) Management Information System
25 308 (7.44%) SDLC
26 307 (7.42%) Waterfall
27 302 (7.30%) .NET

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
1 217 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 81 (1.96%) Confluence
3 77 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 74 (1.79%) IIS
5 56 (1.35%) Skype for Business
6 52 (1.26%) Apache
7 49 (1.18%) Apache Spark
8 41 (0.99%) WebSphere
9 38 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
10 37 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
11 31 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 24 (0.58%) CMS
12 24 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
12 24 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 20 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (0.41%) JBoss
16 15 (0.36%) nginx
16 15 (0.36%) NServiceBus
17 13 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 327 (7.90%) Microsoft Office
2 267 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 204 (4.93%) Microsoft Project
4 165 (3.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 129 (3.12%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.17%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.097%) EngageOne
8 4 (0.097%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.072%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.072%) Revit
10 2 (0.048%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.048%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.048%) Snagit
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.024%) Simulink
11 1 (0.024%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 78 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 34 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
5 28 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
6 24 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
7 18 (0.43%) SAP ERP
8 16 (0.39%) Markit EDM
8 16 (0.39%) SAP BPC
9 13 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
10 12 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
10 12 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (0.29%) SAP MM
11 11 (0.27%) Workday HCM
12 10 (0.24%) NetSuite
13 9 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (0.22%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.22%) SAP FI
13 9 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
13 9 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 319 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 230 (5.56%) Office 365
3 227 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
4 165 (3.99%) SaaS
5 62 (1.50%) IaaS
6 59 (1.43%) PaaS
7 52 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
8 40 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
9 36 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
12 19 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 16 (0.39%) Amazon S3
14 14 (0.34%) CloudFront
15 13 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
16 12 (0.29%) BPaaS
16 12 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 11 (0.27%) Serverless
17 11 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 226 (5.46%) Firewall
2 160 (3.87%) LAN
3 146 (3.53%) VPN
4 142 (3.43%) WAN
5 139 (3.36%) DNS
6 137 (3.31%) TCP/IP
7 130 (3.14%) Internet
8 99 (2.39%) SAN
9 84 (2.03%) DHCP
10 78 (1.88%) Network Security
11 72 (1.74%) MPLS
12 70 (1.69%) SSL
13 65 (1.57%) Skype
13 65 (1.57%) Wireless
14 54 (1.30%) Ethernet
15 52 (1.26%) VoIP
16 49 (1.18%) VLAN
17 39 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
18 37 (0.89%) BGP
18 37 (0.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 149 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
3 135 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 106 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 104 (2.51%) Big Data
6 102 (2.46%) Blockchain
7 92 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 76 (1.84%) MySQL
9 66 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 64 (1.55%) RDBMS
11 62 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 61 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 60 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
14 58 (1.40%) Hadoop
15 45 (1.09%) Power BI
16 44 (1.06%) MongoDB
17 42 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 37 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
20 31 (0.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 243 (5.87%) JIRA
2 104 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 81 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 70 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 60 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (1.04%) Maven
7 37 (0.89%) NUnit
8 35 (0.85%) Subversion
9 34 (0.82%) TeamCity
10 32 (0.77%) JUnit
11 30 (0.72%) Moq
12 29 (0.70%) Bitbucket
13 24 (0.58%) Selenium
13 24 (0.58%) SoapUI
14 22 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
15 21 (0.51%) Eclipse
16 20 (0.48%) ReSharper
17 16 (0.39%) Artifactory
17 16 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
17 16 (0.39%) Mocha
General
1 1,526 (36.87%) Finance
2 377 (9.11%) Banking
3 256 (6.19%) Retail
4 207 (5.00%) Legal
5 187 (4.52%) Telecoms
6 179 (4.32%) Marketing
7 126 (3.04%) Back Office
8 83 (2.01%) Advertising
9 79 (1.91%) Front Office
10 78 (1.88%) Law
11 75 (1.81%) Manufacturing
12 72 (1.74%) Financial Institution
13 66 (1.59%) Investment Banking
14 55 (1.33%) Games
15 40 (0.97%) Billing
16 32 (0.77%) Electronics
16 32 (0.77%) Publishing
17 31 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
18 30 (0.72%) French Language
19 21 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,085 (26.21%) Analyst
2 479 (11.57%) Project Manager
3 451 (10.90%) Business Analyst
4 297 (7.18%) Developer
5 276 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 211 (5.10%) Consultant
7 186 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 153 (3.70%) Service Analyst
9 143 (3.45%) Change Manager
10 138 (3.33%) Applications Support
11 126 (3.04%) Architect
12 120 (2.90%) Service Manager
13 117 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
13 117 (2.83%) Senior Manager
14 108 (2.61%) IT Project Manager
15 107 (2.59%) Business Manager
16 106 (2.56%) Support Engineer
17 105 (2.54%) IT Analyst
18 100 (2.42%) C# Developer
19 97 (2.34%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (7.30%) .NET
2 195 (4.71%) Web Services
3 161 (3.89%) HTML
4 143 (3.45%) XML
5 125 (3.02%) CSS
6 89 (2.15%) SOAP
7 83 (2.01%) REST
8 81 (1.96%) Middleware
9 79 (1.91%) Node.js
10 59 (1.43%) .NET Framework
11 56 (1.35%) AngularJS
11 56 (1.35%) ASP.NET
12 50 (1.21%) WCF
13 44 (1.06%) JSON
14 39 (0.94%) LDAP
15 38 (0.92%) jQuery
15 38 (0.92%) Redux
16 33 (0.80%) Kafka
17 31 (0.75%) Spring
18 27 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 610 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 308 (7.44%) Management Information System
3 225 (5.44%) Data Centre
4 198 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 170 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
6 93 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 83 (2.01%) User Experience
8 71 (1.72%) Virtual Team
9 67 (1.62%) Mobile App
10 64 (1.55%) FMCG
11 55 (1.33%) NHS
12 51 (1.23%) Fintech
13 50 (1.21%) Equities
14 49 (1.18%) Fixed Income
15 47 (1.14%) CMDB
16 41 (0.99%) PMI
17 34 (0.82%) Replication
18 33 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
19 31 (0.75%) Public Cloud
20 30 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 653 (15.78%) Windows
2 386 (9.33%) Linux
3 270 (6.52%) Windows Server
4 184 (4.45%) Unix
5 131 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 126 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 95 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 87 (2.10%) Windows 7
9 84 (2.03%) Windows 10
10 51 (1.23%) Solaris
11 42 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 37 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 31 (0.75%) Android
14 29 (0.70%) AIX
15 28 (0.68%) CentOS
16 15 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.36%) Windows 2000
17 14 (0.34%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.22%) HPUX
18 9 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,139 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1,105 (26.70%) ITIL
3 1,052 (25.42%) Project Management
4 698 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 599 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
6 481 (11.62%) Service Management
7 478 (11.55%) Business Analysis
8 467 (11.28%) PRINCE2
9 403 (9.74%) Incident Management
10 386 (9.33%) Problem Management
11 377 (9.11%) Service Delivery
12 352 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 343 (8.29%) Risk Management
14 308 (7.44%) SDLC
15 307 (7.42%) Waterfall
16 291 (7.03%) Scrum
17 266 (6.43%) CRM
18 253 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
19 250 (6.04%) Decision-Making
20 246 (5.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 671 (16.21%) SQL
2 268 (6.47%) C#
3 253 (6.11%) Java
4 230 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 183 (4.42%) Python
6 154 (3.72%) PowerShell
7 123 (2.97%) C
8 112 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 80 (1.93%) VBA
10 65 (1.57%) Perl
11 56 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 49 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 43 (1.04%) VB
14 42 (1.01%) C++
14 42 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 37 (0.89%) PHP
16 22 (0.53%) Ruby
16 22 (0.53%) Scala
17 19 (0.46%) VB.NET
18 18 (0.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 669 (16.16%) Degree
2 177 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 174 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
4 156 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (3.31%) PMI Certification
6 117 (2.83%) PMP
7 115 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 113 (2.73%) SC Cleared
9 107 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 103 (2.49%) ISEB
11 94 (2.27%) CCNA
12 76 (1.84%) MCSE
13 70 (1.69%) CCNP
14 69 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
15 65 (1.57%) DV Cleared
16 63 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 47 (1.14%) MCP
17 47 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 44 (1.06%) MCSA
19 43 (1.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (7.27%) PMO
2 296 (7.15%) SLA
3 243 (5.87%) QA
4 125 (3.02%) GDPR
5 108 (2.61%) Data Quality
6 75 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 45 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 39 (0.94%) PCI DSS
9 33 (0.80%) COBIT
10 16 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
10 16 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 15 (0.36%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.34%) GAMP
13 9 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 9 (0.22%) MiFID
14 8 (0.19%) GxP
15 7 (0.17%) EMIR
16 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
17 4 (0.097%) COSO
17 4 (0.097%) FATCA
System Software
1 328 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 225 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
3 54 (1.30%) vSphere
4 50 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (0.85%) Docker
7 32 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (0.58%) XenDesktop
9 23 (0.56%) Firmware
10 20 (0.48%) XenApp
11 18 (0.43%) HDFS
12 14 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (0.31%) Apache Flume
14 11 (0.27%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.24%) BitLocker
16 8 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
16 8 (0.19%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.17%) XenServer
18 6 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 107 (2.59%) SCCM
2 84 (2.03%) Puppet
3 52 (1.26%) Ansible
4 49 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (0.82%) SCOM
6 32 (0.77%) Backup Exec
7 25 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
8 24 (0.58%) Kibana
9 23 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
10 22 (0.53%) HP ALM
11 21 (0.51%) Nagios
11 21 (0.51%) WSUS
12 20 (0.48%) Terraform
13 19 (0.46%) Kubernetes
13 19 (0.46%) Perfmon
14 15 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
14 15 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
15 14 (0.34%) QRadar
15 14 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
16 13 (0.31%) Nessus
Vendors
1 827 (19.98%) Microsoft
2 326 (7.88%) VMware
3 292 (7.05%) Oracle
4 231 (5.58%) Cisco
5 229 (5.53%) SAP
6 132 (3.19%) HP
7 116 (2.80%) Citrix
8 91 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 90 (2.17%) ServiceNow
10 87 (2.10%) IBM
11 75 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
12 65 (1.57%) Fortinet
13 61 (1.47%) Tableau
14 57 (1.38%) Remedy
15 53 (1.28%) SolarWinds
16 52 (1.26%) Atlassian
17 51 (1.23%) Huawei
18 49 (1.18%) Juniper
19 44 (1.06%) Google
20 43 (1.04%) Splunk