Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 109 85
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 5236 5060 6751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.10% 2.83% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.17% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3936 5148
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.01%

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 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +11 2575 £60,000 - 103
South East +17 805 £49,500 +4.21% 60
North of England -1 665 £44,000 - 49
Midlands +16 587 £47,500 +5.56% 32
West Midlands +23 442 £47,500 +5.56% 21
North West -20 364 £45,000 - 25
East of England -19 346 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Yorkshire +16 246 £38,500 -9.41% 17
South West +10 242 £45,000 +12.50% 16
East Midlands -23 142 £47,500 +5.56% 11
North East +13 55 £43,500 -1.40% 7
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 1896 (36.21%) Finance
2 1457 (27.83%) ITIL
3 1233 (23.55%) Project Management
4 1165 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
5 990 (18.91%) Microsoft
6 960 (18.33%) Banking
7 898 (17.15%) Windows
8 841 (16.06%) Degree
9 774 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 684 (13.06%) SQL
11 658 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
12 605 (11.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 568 (10.85%) Service Management
14 554 (10.58%) PRINCE2
15 550 (10.50%) Business Analysis
16 531 (10.14%) Linux
17 528 (10.08%) Problem Management
18 502 (9.59%) Service Delivery
19 475 (9.07%) QA
20 463 (8.84%) SQL Server
21 448 (8.56%) Cisco
22 442 (8.44%) Incident Management
23 439 (8.38%) Release Management
24 435 (8.31%) Active Directory
25 416 (7.94%) Asset Management
26 405 (7.73%) SDLC
27 404 (7.72%) Windows Server
28 380 (7.26%) Management Information System
29 370 (7.07%) SAP
30 366 (6.99%) 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
1 215 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 184 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 100 (1.91%) IIS
4 88 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 58 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 48 (0.92%) Apache
6 48 (0.92%) CMS
7 45 (0.86%) Confluence
8 42 (0.80%) Skype for Business
9 37 (0.71%) WebSphere
10 29 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 25 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 24 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
13 23 (0.44%) NetWeaver
14 20 (0.38%) JBoss
14 20 (0.38%) SAS
15 19 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
16 18 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
17 15 (0.29%) EPiServer
Applications
1 331 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
2 230 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 168 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 163 (3.11%) Microsoft Project
5 140 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 15 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.076%) EngageOne
8 3 (0.057%) Maya
8 3 (0.057%) Revit
9 2 (0.038%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.019%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.019%) HipChat
10 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.019%) Simulink
10 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.019%) SPSS
10 1 (0.019%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 84 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 47 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 44 (0.84%) SAP FI
4 44 (0.84%) SAP HCM
5 37 (0.71%) SAP CO
5 37 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
6 36 (0.69%) SAP BPC
6 36 (0.69%) SAP ERP
7 35 (0.67%) SAP VC
8 30 (0.57%) SAP MM
9 28 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
10 27 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
11 23 (0.44%) assyst
12 20 (0.38%) SAP HR
13 18 (0.34%) SAP PLM
14 17 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 16 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
16 12 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
17 11 (0.21%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 243 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 202 (3.86%) Office 365
3 196 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
4 154 (2.94%) SaaS
5 66 (1.26%) IaaS
6 61 (1.17%) SuccessFactors
7 35 (0.67%) PaaS
8 25 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
8 25 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 21 (0.40%) Firebase
9 21 (0.40%) Mimecast
10 19 (0.36%) npm
11 18 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (0.34%) iPaaS
12 17 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 13 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (0.25%) Taleo
14 12 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (0.21%) GitHub
16 9 (0.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 332 (6.34%) Firewall
2 269 (5.14%) WAN
3 229 (4.37%) LAN
4 181 (3.46%) DNS
5 165 (3.15%) SAN
6 154 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 150 (2.86%) VPN
8 139 (2.65%) DHCP
9 120 (2.29%) MPLS
10 114 (2.18%) Internet
11 101 (1.93%) BGP
12 95 (1.81%) Network Security
13 92 (1.76%) VLAN
14 83 (1.59%) VoIP
15 82 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
16 71 (1.36%) Wireless
17 70 (1.34%) OSPF
18 69 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
19 68 (1.30%) IPsec
20 62 (1.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 280 (5.35%) Blockchain
3 105 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 86 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 84 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 68 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 65 (1.24%) MySQL
10 57 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 50 (0.95%) QlikView
12 46 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 44 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
13 44 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 40 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
15 39 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 37 (0.71%) Big Data
17 21 (0.40%) MongoDB
17 21 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 136 (2.60%) JIRA
2 115 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 64 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 63 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 48 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 45 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 42 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 36 (0.69%) Selenium
9 35 (0.67%) Maven
10 32 (0.61%) NuGet
10 32 (0.61%) Subversion
11 29 (0.55%) gulp
12 28 (0.53%) SoapUI
13 22 (0.42%) Bower
14 21 (0.40%) PostCSS
15 18 (0.34%) Cucumber
15 18 (0.34%) Eclipse
16 16 (0.31%) IntelliJ
17 14 (0.27%) HP UFT
17 14 (0.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1896 (36.21%) Finance
2 960 (18.33%) Banking
3 281 (5.37%) Retail
4 234 (4.47%) Investment Banking
5 229 (4.37%) Legal
6 164 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 163 (3.11%) Marketing
8 156 (2.98%) Manufacturing
9 142 (2.71%) Retail Banking
10 122 (2.33%) Back Office
11 119 (2.27%) Telecoms
12 107 (2.04%) Law
13 84 (1.60%) Front Office
14 52 (0.99%) Advertising
15 48 (0.92%) Publishing
16 37 (0.71%) Electronics
17 33 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
18 25 (0.48%) Private Banking
19 24 (0.46%) Billing
20 17 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1142 (21.81%) Analyst
2 473 (9.03%) Project Manager
3 449 (8.58%) Business Analyst
4 387 (7.39%) Consultant
5 332 (6.34%) Developer
6 321 (6.13%) IT Manager
7 246 (4.70%) Change Manager
8 232 (4.43%) Service Manager
9 199 (3.80%) Support Analyst
10 189 (3.61%) Network Engineer
11 173 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 165 (3.15%) Support Engineer
13 164 (3.13%) Architect
14 150 (2.86%) Applications Support
15 128 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
16 126 (2.41%) IT Project Manager
17 116 (2.22%) Senior Manager
18 102 (1.95%) C# Developer
19 100 (1.91%) Administrator
20 99 (1.89%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (6.53%) .NET
2 181 (3.46%) Web Services
3 155 (2.96%) HTML
4 114 (2.18%) Middleware
5 104 (1.99%) SOAP
6 103 (1.97%) CSS
6 103 (1.97%) REST
7 94 (1.80%) AngularJS
8 90 (1.72%) XML
9 80 (1.53%) ASP.NET
10 69 (1.32%) RESTful
11 63 (1.20%) HTML5
12 49 (0.94%) Node.js
13 47 (0.90%) .NET Framework
14 43 (0.82%) Entity Framework
15 42 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (0.76%) CSS3
17 38 (0.73%) JSON
18 37 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
19 35 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 658 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 380 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 353 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 301 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 181 (3.46%) Fintech
6 119 (2.27%) Fixed Income
7 114 (2.18%) User Experience
8 85 (1.62%) CMDB
9 83 (1.59%) Equities
10 81 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 80 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
12 74 (1.41%) Clustering
13 50 (0.95%) Virtual Team
14 47 (0.90%) PMI
15 42 (0.80%) Replication
16 40 (0.76%) Robotics
17 37 (0.71%) Driving Licence
17 37 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
18 33 (0.63%) Smart Meter
19 32 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 898 (17.15%) Windows
2 531 (10.14%) Linux
3 404 (7.72%) Windows Server
4 249 (4.76%) Unix
5 170 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 132 (2.52%) Windows 7
7 126 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 80 (1.53%) Android
10 70 (1.34%) Windows 10
11 52 (0.99%) Solaris
12 51 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 50 (0.95%) Apple iOS
14 32 (0.61%) AIX
14 32 (0.61%) Windows 8
15 17 (0.32%) CentOS
15 17 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.21%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1457 (27.83%) ITIL
2 1233 (23.55%) Project Management
3 1165 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
4 774 (14.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 605 (11.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 568 (10.85%) Service Management
7 554 (10.58%) PRINCE2
8 550 (10.50%) Business Analysis
9 528 (10.08%) Problem Management
10 502 (9.59%) Service Delivery
11 442 (8.44%) Incident Management
12 439 (8.38%) Release Management
13 416 (7.94%) Asset Management
14 405 (7.73%) SDLC
15 314 (6.00%) DevOps
16 313 (5.98%) Information Security
17 308 (5.88%) Process Improvement
18 302 (5.77%) Scrum
19 288 (5.50%) Risk Management
20 282 (5.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 684 (13.06%) SQL
2 330 (6.30%) C#
3 328 (6.26%) Java
4 238 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 234 (4.47%) PowerShell
6 175 (3.34%) Python
7 153 (2.92%) C
8 94 (1.80%) Bash Shell
9 79 (1.51%) C++
10 75 (1.43%) Perl
11 73 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 70 (1.34%) T-SQL
13 60 (1.15%) VBScript
14 59 (1.13%) Ruby
15 50 (0.95%) VB
16 47 (0.90%) PL/SQL
17 32 (0.61%) ABAP
18 29 (0.55%) PHP
18 29 (0.55%) VBA
19 21 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 841 (16.06%) Degree
2 216 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
3 211 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 190 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
5 145 (2.77%) CCNA
6 138 (2.64%) CISSP
7 131 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 128 (2.44%) CCNP
9 118 (2.25%) SC Cleared
10 108 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
11 104 (1.99%) DV Cleared
12 97 (1.85%) CISM
13 95 (1.81%) PMI Certification
14 91 (1.74%) ISEB
15 80 (1.53%) PMP
16 78 (1.49%) MCSE
17 69 (1.32%) MCSA
17 69 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 68 (1.30%) CCIE
19 63 (1.20%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (9.07%) QA
2 332 (6.34%) SLA
3 200 (3.82%) PMO
4 153 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 79 (1.51%) PCI DSS
6 77 (1.47%) GDPR
7 52 (0.99%) COBIT
8 41 (0.78%) Data Quality
9 26 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 25 (0.48%) ISO 9001
11 24 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
12 21 (0.40%) MiFID
12 21 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 17 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 17 (0.32%) EMIR
14 14 (0.27%) ISO 9000
14 14 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 8 (0.15%) GxP
15 8 (0.15%) P3O
16 7 (0.13%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 435 (8.31%) Active Directory
2 264 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 59 (1.13%) vSphere
5 52 (0.99%) Docker
6 44 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 44 (0.84%) XenApp
7 36 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
8 31 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
9 25 (0.48%) ProxySG
10 24 (0.46%) XenDesktop
11 19 (0.36%) Firmware
12 15 (0.29%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 14 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 13 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
15 12 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.17%) HDFS
16 9 (0.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 125 (2.39%) SCCM
2 79 (1.51%) SCOM
3 76 (1.45%) Puppet
4 72 (1.38%) Ansible
5 45 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (0.78%) WSUS
7 38 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
8 33 (0.63%) Nagios
8 33 (0.63%) Tivoli
9 25 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 24 (0.46%) vCenter Server
11 18 (0.34%) Data Guard
12 17 (0.32%) Kubernetes
13 16 (0.31%) Cacti
14 15 (0.29%) Backup Exec
14 15 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
14 15 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 14 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
15 14 (0.27%) SCOrch
16 13 (0.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 990 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 448 (8.56%) Cisco
3 370 (7.07%) SAP
4 366 (6.99%) VMware
5 329 (6.28%) Oracle
6 176 (3.36%) Citrix
6 176 (3.36%) HP
7 134 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 132 (2.52%) Juniper
9 113 (2.16%) Palo Alto
9 113 (2.16%) ServiceNow
10 100 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
11 98 (1.87%) Red Hat
12 97 (1.85%) IBM
13 91 (1.74%) F5
14 84 (1.60%) Cadence
14 84 (1.60%) SolarWinds
15 60 (1.15%) Remedy
16 53 (1.01%) NetApp
17 52 (0.99%) Symantec