Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 117 111
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,103 4,598 4,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.99% 2.77% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.02% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,791 3,583 3,492
England median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +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 125,928 152,356 147,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.65% 91.80% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99,590 124,505 122,393
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -1 1,844 £60,000 - 39
South East +10 719 £55,000 +10.00% 16
North of England +25 626 £47,500 +5.56% 27
Midlands +35 463 £45,000 - 22
West Midlands +27 353 £45,000 +5.88% 18
North West +28 344 £50,500 +6.32% 14
East of England +53 258 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Yorkshire +33 256 £42,500 -5.56% 13
South West -33 174 £48,250 +7.22% 11
East Midlands +23 105 £42,500 -6.08% 4
North East -19 26 £42,500 -5.56%
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 1,320 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,260 (30.71%) Finance
3 1,110 (27.05%) ITIL
4 967 (23.57%) Project Management
5 794 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 769 (18.74%) Degree
7 615 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 594 (14.48%) Windows
9 593 (14.45%) Management Information System
10 590 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 588 (14.33%) Problem-Solving
12 560 (13.65%) SQL
13 539 (13.14%) Banking
14 535 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
15 534 (13.01%) QA
16 473 (11.53%) Information Security
17 472 (11.50%) Business Analysis
18 424 (10.33%) Service Management
19 399 (9.72%) PRINCE2
20 397 (9.68%) Service Delivery
21 392 (9.55%) Software Engineering
22 387 (9.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
23 372 (9.07%) Computer Science
24 368 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
24 368 (8.97%) Decision-Making
25 365 (8.90%) Cisco
26 356 (8.68%) Asset Management
27 348 (8.48%) Portfolio Management
28 339 (8.26%) Active Directory
29 330 (8.04%) SLA

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
1 170 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 105 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 85 (2.07%) IIS
4 66 (1.61%) Confluence
5 63 (1.54%) Apache
6 52 (1.27%) Skype for Business
7 48 (1.17%) Apache Spark
8 43 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 40 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 40 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 26 (0.63%) CMS
11 24 (0.58%) WebLogic
12 22 (0.54%) Documentum
13 15 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (0.34%) IBM Notes
15 12 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (0.29%) JBoss
15 12 (0.29%) nginx
16 11 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 259 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
2 193 (4.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 159 (3.88%) Microsoft Project
4 124 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 122 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.22%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.12%) UXPin
8 4 (0.097%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.097%) EngageOne
8 4 (0.097%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.097%) Revit
9 2 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.024%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.024%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 135 (3.29%) Temenos T24
2 129 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 101 (2.46%) thinkFolio
4 51 (1.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 42 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
6 33 (0.80%) SAP ERP
7 24 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
8 23 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
10 18 (0.44%) Maximo
11 17 (0.41%) SAP CO
11 17 (0.41%) SAP FI
12 16 (0.39%) Magento
12 16 (0.39%) NetSuite
13 14 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
14 12 (0.29%) SAP BPC
14 12 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
15 11 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
15 11 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 11 (0.27%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 368 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 253 (6.17%) Office 365
3 246 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
4 115 (2.80%) SaaS
5 73 (1.78%) PaaS
6 64 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 43 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
9 33 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (0.78%) IaaS
11 26 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
11 26 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
12 14 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
13 12 (0.29%) OneDrive
13 12 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 12 (0.29%) Serverless
14 9 (0.22%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (0.22%) GitHub
14 9 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 321 (7.82%) Firewall
2 229 (5.58%) WAN
3 212 (5.17%) LAN
4 190 (4.63%) DNS
5 135 (3.29%) DHCP
6 126 (3.07%) SAN
7 122 (2.97%) TCP/IP
7 122 (2.97%) VPN
8 121 (2.95%) Wireless
9 104 (2.53%) Internet
10 94 (2.29%) VLAN
11 85 (2.07%) Network Security
12 82 (2.00%) SSL
12 82 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
13 81 (1.97%) VoIP
14 74 (1.80%) BGP
15 65 (1.58%) Cisco IOS
16 64 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
17 63 (1.54%) MPLS
17 63 (1.54%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 77 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
2 77 (1.88%) Relational Database
3 75 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (1.61%) Big Data
6 50 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
7 48 (1.17%) Hadoop
8 47 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 45 (1.10%) MySQL
10 43 (1.05%) Power BI
11 40 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 39 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 39 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
14 33 (0.80%) Oracle Database
15 31 (0.76%) MongoDB
16 30 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 29 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 201 (4.90%) JIRA
2 111 (2.71%) Git (software)
3 90 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 36 (0.88%) Subversion
6 30 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
7 29 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
8 25 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
9 24 (0.58%) Visual Studio
10 21 (0.51%) Hudson
10 21 (0.51%) Selenium
11 20 (0.49%) HP UFT
12 19 (0.46%) Mercurial
13 17 (0.41%) Bitbucket
14 16 (0.39%) Eclipse
15 12 (0.29%) Grunt
15 12 (0.29%) gulp
16 11 (0.27%) Broccoli
17 8 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
17 8 (0.19%) SoapUI
General
1 1,260 (30.71%) Finance
2 539 (13.14%) Banking
3 284 (6.92%) Retail
4 204 (4.97%) Games
5 134 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 125 (3.05%) Legal
7 106 (2.58%) Manufacturing
8 103 (2.51%) Marketing
9 76 (1.85%) Back Office
10 69 (1.68%) Advertising
11 68 (1.66%) Front Office
12 54 (1.32%) Law
13 48 (1.17%) Private Banking
14 45 (1.10%) German Language
15 31 (0.76%) Billing
16 30 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 28 (0.68%) French Language
17 28 (0.68%) Publishing
18 27 (0.66%) Investment Banking
19 26 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,000 (24.37%) Analyst
2 496 (12.09%) Business Analyst
3 435 (10.60%) Project Manager
4 268 (6.53%) IT Manager
5 237 (5.78%) Developer
6 185 (4.51%) Consultant
6 185 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
7 178 (4.34%) Architect
8 168 (4.09%) Network Engineer
9 161 (3.92%) Service Manager
10 130 (3.17%) Senior Business Analyst
11 129 (3.14%) Support Analyst
12 121 (2.95%) Change Manager
12 121 (2.95%) Support Engineer
13 113 (2.75%) Applications Support
14 107 (2.61%) Senior Manager
15 100 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
16 99 (2.41%) IT Analyst
17 98 (2.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 83 (2.02%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (4.29%) .NET
2 106 (2.58%) AngularJS
3 98 (2.39%) CSS
4 97 (2.36%) HTML
5 95 (2.32%) REST
6 94 (2.29%) Web Services
7 89 (2.17%) XML
8 66 (1.61%) Vue.js
9 62 (1.51%) React
10 50 (1.22%) jQuery
10 50 (1.22%) Middleware
11 45 (1.10%) Node.js
12 40 (0.97%) SOAP
13 33 (0.80%) Kafka
14 31 (0.76%) JSON
15 28 (0.68%) ASP.NET
16 27 (0.66%) .NET Framework
17 26 (0.63%) EDI
17 26 (0.63%) Spark Streaming
18 24 (0.58%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 593 (14.45%) Management Information System
2 535 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 265 (6.46%) Data Centre
4 220 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
5 117 (2.85%) Fixed Income
6 116 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 113 (2.75%) Equities
8 97 (2.36%) User Experience
9 79 (1.93%) Derivative
10 72 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 68 (1.66%) CMDB
11 68 (1.66%) Mobile App
12 67 (1.63%) Virtual Team
13 62 (1.51%) PMI
14 58 (1.41%) Clustering
15 57 (1.39%) Data Structures
15 57 (1.39%) Fintech
16 53 (1.29%) FMCG
17 43 (1.05%) Public Cloud
18 35 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 594 (14.48%) Windows
2 308 (7.51%) Windows Server
3 260 (6.34%) Linux
4 127 (3.10%) Unix
5 116 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 93 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (2.19%) Windows 10
8 57 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 56 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 42 (1.02%) AIX
11 33 (0.80%) Windows 2000
12 29 (0.71%) CentOS
13 25 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (0.56%) Windows XP
15 21 (0.51%) Mac OS
16 15 (0.37%) Apple iOS
17 11 (0.27%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.24%) Android
18 10 (0.24%) Windows 8
19 8 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,320 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,110 (27.05%) ITIL
3 967 (23.57%) Project Management
4 615 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 590 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 588 (14.33%) Problem-Solving
7 473 (11.53%) Information Security
8 472 (11.50%) Business Analysis
9 424 (10.33%) Service Management
10 399 (9.72%) PRINCE2
11 397 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 392 (9.55%) Software Engineering
13 387 (9.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 372 (9.07%) Computer Science
15 368 (8.97%) Decision-Making
16 356 (8.68%) Asset Management
17 348 (8.48%) Portfolio Management
18 326 (7.95%) User Stories
19 319 (7.77%) SDLC
19 319 (7.77%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 560 (13.65%) SQL
2 316 (7.70%) Java
3 169 (4.12%) JavaScript
3 169 (4.12%) PowerShell
4 157 (3.83%) Python
5 152 (3.70%) C#
6 122 (2.97%) C
7 96 (2.34%) PL/SQL
8 52 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 42 (1.02%) Scala
10 32 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 31 (0.76%) Perl
12 30 (0.73%) VBScript
13 29 (0.71%) C++
14 26 (0.63%) VBA
15 25 (0.61%) VB
16 24 (0.58%) PHP
17 20 (0.49%) Shell Script
18 17 (0.41%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 769 (18.74%) Degree
2 263 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 173 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 165 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
5 151 (3.68%) ISEB
6 147 (3.58%) CCNA
7 141 (3.44%) CCNP
8 124 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 123 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 110 (2.68%) CISSP
11 103 (2.51%) PMI Certification
12 81 (1.97%) PMP
13 72 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
14 62 (1.51%) MCSE
15 57 (1.39%) CISM
16 55 (1.34%) MCSA
16 55 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 54 (1.32%) CISA
18 52 (1.27%) CCIE
18 52 (1.27%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 534 (13.01%) QA
2 330 (8.04%) SLA
3 214 (5.22%) PMO
4 149 (3.63%) GDPR
5 106 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 70 (1.71%) MiFID
7 42 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 39 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 39 (0.95%) PCI DSS
9 33 (0.80%) EMIR
10 26 (0.63%) COBIT
11 23 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
12 18 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 8 (0.19%) P3O
13 8 (0.19%) Solvency II
14 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 6 (0.15%) ISO 9001
16 5 (0.12%) GxP
17 4 (0.097%) FATCA
17 4 (0.097%) SEPA
System Software
1 339 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 186 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 76 (1.85%) Docker
5 53 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
5 53 (1.29%) vSphere
6 43 (1.05%) XenApp
7 39 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
8 30 (0.73%) Firmware
9 25 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 19 (0.46%) BitLocker
12 18 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 16 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (0.37%) VMware NSX
15 9 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.17%) DFS Replication
17 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
18 4 (0.097%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 166 (4.05%) SCCM
2 98 (2.39%) Ansible
3 69 (1.68%) Terraform
4 48 (1.17%) WSUS
5 44 (1.07%) Puppet
6 40 (0.97%) SCOM
7 33 (0.80%) Kubernetes
8 31 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (0.71%) HP ALM
10 28 (0.68%) Tivoli
11 27 (0.66%) Control-M
12 26 (0.63%) Backup Exec
13 24 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
13 24 (0.58%) vCenter Server
14 21 (0.51%) Nagios
15 20 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
15 20 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
16 16 (0.39%) Linux-HA
17 14 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
17 14 (0.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 794 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 365 (8.90%) Cisco
3 282 (6.87%) VMware
4 224 (5.46%) Oracle
5 205 (5.00%) SAP
6 190 (4.63%) HP
7 174 (4.24%) Citrix
8 110 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
9 107 (2.61%) CheckPoint
10 104 (2.53%) Charles River
11 103 (2.51%) ServiceNow
12 93 (2.27%) F5
13 87 (2.12%) Juniper
14 83 (2.02%) Palo Alto
15 63 (1.54%) IBM
16 62 (1.51%) Cadence
17 54 (1.32%) SolarWinds
18 53 (1.29%) Meraki
19 41 (1.00%) Red Hat
20 38 (0.93%) Dell