Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 107 111
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 -23
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,191 5,140 4,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.82% 3.05% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.32% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,033 3,952 3,857
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%

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 135,998 154,654 159,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.63% 91.90% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108,808 123,799 133,287
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -26 1,857 £60,000 - 196
South East +15 780 £52,500 +7.14% 104
North of England +8 557 £50,000 +12.36% 104
Midlands +13 512 £45,000 -5.26% 74
North West +13 348 £50,250 +8.65% 58
West Midlands -5 344 £49,000 +3.16% 56
East of England +19 308 £52,500 +5.00% 35
Yorkshire -12 179 £42,500 - 40
East Midlands +37 164 £42,500 -11.82% 18
South West -32 163 £47,500 +5.56% 22
North East -29 30 £42,500 - 6
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 1,463 (34.91%) Finance
2 1,305 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1,108 (26.44%) ITIL
4 1,062 (25.34%) Project Management
5 862 (20.57%) Microsoft
6 745 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 698 (16.65%) Degree
8 656 (15.65%) SQL
9 597 (14.24%) Windows
10 596 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
11 587 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
12 490 (11.69%) Business Analysis
13 482 (11.50%) PRINCE2
14 458 (10.93%) Service Management
15 429 (10.24%) Banking
16 424 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 415 (9.90%) Management Information System
18 412 (9.83%) Service Delivery
19 364 (8.69%) Incident Management
20 359 (8.57%) SQL Server
21 345 (8.23%) Risk Management
22 342 (8.16%) QA
23 330 (7.87%) Problem Management
24 326 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
25 325 (7.75%) Waterfall
26 324 (7.73%) Linux
26 324 (7.73%) Active Directory
27 323 (7.71%) Scrum
28 320 (7.64%) SLA
29 314 (7.49%) 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
1 201 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 80 (1.91%) IIS
3 77 (1.84%) Apache
4 74 (1.77%) Confluence
4 74 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 61 (1.46%) Apache Spark
6 56 (1.34%) Skype for Business
7 50 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
8 45 (1.07%) WebSphere
9 40 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 27 (0.64%) CMS
11 25 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 23 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (0.45%) IBM Notes
15 16 (0.38%) JBoss
15 16 (0.38%) WebLogic
16 14 (0.33%) WordPress
17 13 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 276 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
2 268 (6.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 221 (5.27%) Microsoft Project
4 145 (3.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 130 (3.10%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.19%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.095%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.095%) EngageOne
8 4 (0.095%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.095%) Revit
9 2 (0.048%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.048%) Snagit
10 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.024%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.024%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.024%) Simulink
10 1 (0.024%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 107 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 47 (1.12%) thinkFolio
4 43 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
5 36 (0.86%) Temenos T24
6 35 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
7 25 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
8 24 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
9 23 (0.55%) SAP ERP
10 20 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
11 15 (0.36%) SAP MM
12 13 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 12 (0.29%) NetSuite
14 11 (0.26%) SAP BPC
15 10 (0.24%) Markit EDM
15 10 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
15 10 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
15 10 (0.24%) SAP FI
15 10 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
15 10 (0.24%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 326 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 230 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 226 (5.39%) Office 365
4 166 (3.96%) SaaS
5 102 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
6 74 (1.77%) PaaS
7 61 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
8 52 (1.24%) IaaS
9 37 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
10 30 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
11 27 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
12 21 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 18 (0.43%) Amazon S3
14 18 (0.43%) CloudFront
15 16 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
16 14 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 14 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 264 (6.30%) Firewall
2 188 (4.49%) LAN
3 175 (4.18%) WAN
4 152 (3.63%) DNS
5 140 (3.34%) Internet
6 136 (3.25%) TCP/IP
7 134 (3.20%) VPN
8 109 (2.60%) SAN
9 93 (2.22%) DHCP
10 70 (1.67%) Network Security
10 70 (1.67%) Wireless
11 62 (1.48%) MPLS
11 62 (1.48%) Skype
12 60 (1.43%) Ethernet
12 60 (1.43%) VoIP
13 54 (1.29%) SSL
14 53 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
15 52 (1.24%) VLAN
16 42 (1.00%) BGP
17 37 (0.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 132 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
3 116 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 114 (2.72%) Big Data
5 110 (2.62%) NoSQL
6 106 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 90 (2.15%) MySQL
8 80 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 71 (1.69%) Hadoop
10 66 (1.57%) MongoDB
11 65 (1.55%) Oracle Database
12 63 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 62 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
14 57 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 53 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 49 (1.17%) Power BI
17 43 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
17 43 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
18 42 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 39 (0.93%) Flink
Development Applications
1 244 (5.82%) JIRA
2 81 (1.93%) Git (software)
3 64 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 63 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 41 (0.98%) Subversion
7 36 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 33 (0.79%) Maven
9 23 (0.55%) Selenium
10 21 (0.50%) NUnit
10 21 (0.50%) TeamCity
11 20 (0.48%) Bitbucket
12 19 (0.45%) JUnit
13 16 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
13 16 (0.38%) SoapUI
14 14 (0.33%) Moq
14 14 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (0.29%) Hudson
16 10 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.24%) ReSharper
General
1 1,463 (34.91%) Finance
2 429 (10.24%) Banking
3 282 (6.73%) Retail
4 201 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 186 (4.44%) Legal
6 181 (4.32%) Marketing
7 117 (2.79%) Advertising
8 116 (2.77%) Back Office
9 98 (2.34%) Games
9 98 (2.34%) Manufacturing
10 78 (1.86%) Front Office
11 76 (1.81%) Law
12 58 (1.38%) Financial Institution
13 47 (1.12%) Investment Banking
14 44 (1.05%) Billing
15 42 (1.00%) French Language
16 32 (0.76%) Electronics
17 31 (0.74%) Publishing
18 30 (0.72%) Retail Banking
19 21 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,087 (25.94%) Analyst
2 501 (11.95%) Project Manager
3 500 (11.93%) Business Analyst
4 271 (6.47%) Developer
4 271 (6.47%) IT Manager
5 193 (4.61%) Consultant
6 181 (4.32%) Support Analyst
7 153 (3.65%) Applications Support
8 147 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
9 144 (3.44%) Service Manager
10 135 (3.22%) Architect
10 135 (3.22%) Change Manager
11 134 (3.20%) Senior Manager
12 112 (2.67%) Senior Project Manager
12 112 (2.67%) Service Analyst
12 112 (2.67%) Support Engineer
13 102 (2.43%) Business Manager
13 102 (2.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 101 (2.41%) Senior Business Analyst
15 98 (2.34%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (6.56%) .NET
2 187 (4.46%) Web Services
3 122 (2.91%) HTML
4 104 (2.48%) CSS
5 101 (2.41%) XML
6 71 (1.69%) AngularJS
7 68 (1.62%) Node.js
8 63 (1.50%) REST
9 58 (1.38%) Middleware
9 58 (1.38%) SOAP
10 53 (1.26%) Kafka
11 52 (1.24%) .NET Framework
12 50 (1.19%) ASP.NET
13 44 (1.05%) React
14 39 (0.93%) Spark Streaming
14 39 (0.93%) WCF
15 34 (0.81%) jQuery
16 31 (0.74%) Vue.js
17 27 (0.64%) Spring
18 26 (0.62%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 587 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 415 (9.90%) Management Information System
3 261 (6.23%) Data Centre
4 185 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
5 94 (2.24%) FMCG
6 92 (2.20%) Fixed Income
7 77 (1.84%) Equities
8 75 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 74 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 67 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 67 (1.60%) User Experience
11 56 (1.34%) PMI
12 54 (1.29%) Virtual Team
13 53 (1.26%) Derivative
14 52 (1.24%) Clustering
15 50 (1.19%) CMDB
15 50 (1.19%) NHS
16 47 (1.12%) Fintech
17 39 (0.93%) Data Structures
18 37 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 597 (14.24%) Windows
2 324 (7.73%) Linux
3 296 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 153 (3.65%) Unix
5 142 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 139 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (1.96%) Windows 10
8 76 (1.81%) Windows 7
9 75 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 48 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 33 (0.79%) Solaris
13 24 (0.57%) AIX
14 23 (0.55%) Android
15 19 (0.45%) Windows 2000
16 14 (0.33%) CentOS
17 13 (0.31%) Windows 8
18 10 (0.24%) Mac OS X
19 9 (0.21%) Ubuntu
20 8 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,305 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1,108 (26.44%) ITIL
3 1,062 (25.34%) Project Management
4 745 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 596 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
6 490 (11.69%) Business Analysis
7 482 (11.50%) PRINCE2
8 458 (10.93%) Service Management
9 424 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 412 (9.83%) Service Delivery
11 364 (8.69%) Incident Management
12 345 (8.23%) Risk Management
13 330 (7.87%) Problem Management
14 325 (7.75%) Waterfall
15 323 (7.71%) Scrum
16 309 (7.37%) SDLC
17 301 (7.18%) Decision-Making
18 293 (6.99%) CRM
19 273 (6.51%) Computer Science
20 268 (6.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 656 (15.65%) SQL
2 295 (7.04%) Java
3 249 (5.94%) C#
4 219 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 187 (4.46%) Python
6 155 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 109 (2.60%) C
8 107 (2.55%) T-SQL
9 77 (1.84%) PL/SQL
10 68 (1.62%) VBA
11 51 (1.22%) Scala
12 49 (1.17%) VB
13 44 (1.05%) PHP
14 38 (0.91%) C++
15 37 (0.88%) Perl
16 35 (0.84%) Shell Script
17 34 (0.81%) Bash Shell
18 30 (0.72%) Ruby
19 20 (0.48%) VB.NET
20 15 (0.36%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 698 (16.65%) Degree
2 228 (5.44%) ITIL Certification
3 177 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 148 (3.53%) PMI Certification
5 147 (3.51%) ISEB
6 146 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
7 130 (3.10%) SC Cleared
8 123 (2.93%) PMP
9 116 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 106 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
11 84 (2.00%) CCNA
12 79 (1.88%) CISSP
13 78 (1.86%) CCNP
14 71 (1.69%) MCSE
15 57 (1.36%) CISM
16 56 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 54 (1.29%) DV Cleared
18 47 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
18 47 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 46 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 342 (8.16%) QA
2 320 (7.64%) SLA
3 303 (7.23%) PMO
4 171 (4.08%) GDPR
5 85 (2.03%) Data Quality
6 79 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 45 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 41 (0.98%) COBIT
9 33 (0.79%) PCI DSS
10 18 (0.43%) MiFID
11 16 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
11 16 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 16 (0.38%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.33%) GAMP
13 8 (0.19%) GxP
13 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 7 (0.17%) EMIR
15 6 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
15 6 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 324 (7.73%) Active Directory
2 222 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
4 46 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 44 (1.05%) vSphere
6 40 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (0.91%) Docker
8 25 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
9 24 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 20 (0.48%) XenApp
11 16 (0.38%) BitLocker
11 16 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (0.33%) Firmware
13 10 (0.24%) HDFS
13 10 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 6 (0.14%) Apache Flume
15 6 (0.14%) GPFS
15 6 (0.14%) NFS
16 5 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 117 (2.79%) SCCM
2 60 (1.43%) Puppet
3 51 (1.22%) Ansible
4 46 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 37 (0.88%) WSUS
7 34 (0.81%) SCOM
8 32 (0.76%) HP ALM
9 31 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
10 26 (0.62%) Kubernetes
11 20 (0.48%) vCenter Server
12 19 (0.45%) Nagios
13 18 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
13 18 (0.43%) Terraform
14 17 (0.41%) FortiGate
14 17 (0.41%) IBM BigFix
14 17 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
15 15 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
16 14 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
17 13 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 862 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 314 (7.49%) VMware
3 293 (6.99%) Oracle
4 239 (5.70%) SAP
5 226 (5.39%) Cisco
6 163 (3.89%) HP
7 127 (3.03%) Citrix
8 97 (2.31%) IBM
9 86 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
10 72 (1.72%) Red Hat
11 66 (1.57%) CheckPoint
12 65 (1.55%) ServiceNow
13 56 (1.34%) Remedy
14 55 (1.31%) F5
15 52 (1.24%) Fortinet
16 50 (1.19%) Tableau
17 48 (1.15%) Charles River
18 47 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
19 45 (1.07%) Juniper
20 41 (0.98%) Google