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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 114 157 134
Rank change year-on-year +43 -23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,292 1,800 2,172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.11% 2.21% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 2.36% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,699 1,338 1,660
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,287 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,080 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.62% -3.49% +4.76%
75th Percentile £71,124 £72,000 £70,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,625 £85,100
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 130,994 76,305 79,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 95.05% 93.59% 92.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72,490 57,488 64,531
10th Percentile £33,786 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in England

Change Management
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Change Management in England.

Salary trend for Change Management in England

Change Management
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Management in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London +27 1,852 £60,000 -7.69% 111
South East +46 651 £55,000 +10.00% 74
Midlands +50 638 £47,500 +3.26% 49
North of England +37 596 £46,464 -7.07% 62
West Midlands +53 530 £47,500 -5.00% 36
North West +27 339 £47,500 -12.04% 29
East of England +10 285 £52,250 +13.52% 21
Yorkshire +42 236 £47,074 +0.80% 31
South West +46 229 £45,041 +0.09% 29
East Midlands -9 106 £47,501 +11.77% 13
North East -34 21 £42,500 -21.30% 2
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 1,441 (33.57%) Social Skills
2 1,407 (32.78%) Agile
3 1,196 (27.87%) Finance
4 1,172 (27.31%) Project Management
5 1,007 (23.46%) ITIL
6 933 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 729 (16.99%) Degree
8 723 (16.85%) Problem-Solving
9 675 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 646 (15.05%) Windows
11 625 (14.56%) Azure
12 590 (13.75%) Project Delivery
13 562 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
14 528 (12.30%) Active Directory
15 504 (11.74%) SQL
16 459 (10.69%) Risk Management
17 430 (10.02%) Incident Management
18 419 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
19 417 (9.72%) Mentoring
20 414 (9.65%) Microsoft 365
21 398 (9.27%) Decision-Making
22 390 (9.09%) Analytics
23 387 (9.02%) Service Delivery
24 380 (8.85%) Service Management
25 377 (8.78%) Problem Management
26 352 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
27 340 (7.92%) DevOps
28 339 (7.90%) Windows Server
29 337 (7.85%) Line Management
30 333 (7.76%) Coaching

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
1 205 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 140 (3.26%) Confluence
3 79 (1.84%) MS Exchange
4 59 (1.37%) IIS
5 33 (0.77%) CMS
6 29 (0.68%) Skype for Business
7 26 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (0.61%) WordPress
8 24 (0.56%) Apache
8 24 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.37%) Appian
10 16 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (0.33%) SAS
12 13 (0.30%) Drupal
13 12 (0.28%) Apache Spark
14 8 (0.19%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.093%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.093%) nginx
15 4 (0.093%) WebSphere
Applications
1 352 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 302 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 175 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 95 (2.21%) Microsoft Project
5 81 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.63%) CATIA
7 16 (0.37%) Sketch
8 12 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.28%) Adobe XD
8 12 (0.28%) InVision
9 9 (0.21%) SPSS
10 8 (0.19%) Simulink
10 8 (0.19%) Stateflow
10 8 (0.19%) TargetLink
11 7 (0.16%) AutoCAD
12 6 (0.14%) Windchill
13 5 (0.12%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.12%) Open Workbench
14 4 (0.093%) OmniGraffle
14 4 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 55 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.96%) NetSuite
3 22 (0.51%) Teamcenter
4 18 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
5 15 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.35%) Sentinel
6 11 (0.26%) ENOVIA
7 9 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.19%) SAP MDG
9 7 (0.16%) SAP GTS
9 7 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.093%) Exstream
11 4 (0.093%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.093%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.093%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 625 (14.56%) Azure
2 414 (9.65%) Microsoft 365
3 326 (7.60%) AWS
4 193 (4.50%) SaaS
5 178 (4.15%) Power Platform
6 143 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 108 (2.52%) PaaS
8 97 (2.26%) IaaS
9 95 (2.21%) GitHub
10 73 (1.70%) GCP
11 67 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
12 48 (1.12%) OneDrive
13 42 (0.98%) Azure Sentinel
14 39 (0.91%) PowerApps
15 34 (0.79%) Serverless
16 32 (0.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 31 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
18 29 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
19 26 (0.61%) Azure Monitor
20 25 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 273 (6.36%) Firewall
2 207 (4.82%) WAN
3 194 (4.52%) LAN
4 189 (4.40%) DNS
5 152 (3.54%) Wireless
6 132 (3.08%) DHCP
7 106 (2.47%) Network Security
8 104 (2.42%) VPN
9 87 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
10 82 (1.91%) SD-WAN
11 81 (1.89%) Internet
12 79 (1.84%) SAN
13 71 (1.65%) TCP/IP
14 70 (1.63%) BGP
15 65 (1.51%) OSPF
16 55 (1.28%) MPLS
17 51 (1.19%) IPsec
18 44 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
19 43 (1.00%) HTTP
19 43 (1.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 141 (3.29%) Power BI
3 102 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 94 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (1.49%) Tableau
7 58 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 51 (1.19%) Big Data
9 47 (1.10%) Relational Database
10 37 (0.86%) MySQL
11 33 (0.77%) Metadata
11 33 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (0.70%) NoSQL
13 25 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
14 20 (0.47%) QlikView
14 20 (0.47%) Redis
15 19 (0.44%) Data Lake
15 19 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 19 (0.44%) Oracle Database
15 19 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 227 (5.29%) JIRA
2 106 (2.47%) Git (software)
3 63 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 48 (1.12%) Selenium
5 41 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 38 (0.89%) Bitbucket
7 25 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (0.54%) GitLab
9 22 (0.51%) Cypress.io
9 22 (0.51%) webpack
10 16 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (0.33%) git-flow
12 13 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (0.30%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.26%) Chocolatey
13 11 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (0.26%) Subversion
14 10 (0.23%) CircleCI
14 10 (0.23%) Mocha
14 10 (0.23%) Storybook
General
1 1,441 (33.57%) Social Skills
2 1,196 (27.87%) Finance
3 562 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
4 302 (7.04%) Legal
5 292 (6.80%) Influencing Skills
6 252 (5.87%) Banking
7 241 (5.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 234 (5.45%) Automotive
9 231 (5.38%) Public Sector
10 215 (5.01%) Retail
11 210 (4.89%) Marketing
12 190 (4.43%) Organisational Skills
13 152 (3.54%) Law
14 148 (3.45%) Presentation Skills
15 140 (3.26%) Manufacturing
16 138 (3.22%) Telecoms
17 109 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 89 (2.07%) Electronics
19 86 (2.00%) Aviation
20 59 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 824 (19.20%) Analyst
2 611 (14.24%) Project Manager
3 342 (7.97%) IT Manager
4 274 (6.38%) Senior Manager
5 239 (5.57%) Business Analyst
6 208 (4.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 179 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
8 173 (4.03%) Developer
9 171 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 149 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
11 147 (3.42%) IT Analyst
12 146 (3.40%) Support Analyst
13 128 (2.98%) Programme Manager
14 123 (2.87%) Change Manager
14 123 (2.87%) Consultant
15 120 (2.80%) Software Engineer
16 118 (2.75%) Network Engineer
16 118 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
17 112 (2.61%) Service Analyst
18 101 (2.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (2.73%) .NET
2 101 (2.35%) HTML
3 72 (1.68%) EDI
4 65 (1.51%) XML
5 62 (1.44%) React
6 59 (1.37%) LDAP
7 58 (1.35%) REST
8 55 (1.28%) CSS
9 52 (1.21%) Web Services
10 44 (1.03%) Sass
11 43 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 35 (0.82%) JSON
13 33 (0.77%) Lightning Web Components
13 33 (0.77%) Node.js
14 32 (0.75%) CSS3
15 29 (0.68%) SOAP
16 26 (0.61%) Visualforce
16 26 (0.61%) Vue.js
17 25 (0.58%) Middleware
17 25 (0.58%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 316 (7.36%) Management Information System
2 175 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
3 137 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 127 (2.96%) User Experience
5 96 (2.24%) Virtual Team
6 81 (1.89%) NHS
7 67 (1.56%) Replication
8 60 (1.40%) Public Cloud
9 55 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
10 47 (1.10%) Driving Licence
10 47 (1.10%) IoT
11 46 (1.07%) PMI
12 44 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
13 42 (0.98%) Cloud Native
14 37 (0.86%) PKI
15 36 (0.84%) Algorithms
15 36 (0.84%) Data Structures
15 36 (0.84%) Life Science
16 35 (0.82%) CMDB
16 35 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 646 (15.05%) Windows
2 339 (7.90%) Windows Server
3 284 (6.62%) Linux
4 181 (4.22%) Windows 10
5 136 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 108 (2.52%) Windows Server 2016
7 71 (1.65%) Unix
8 61 (1.42%) Windows Server 2019
9 60 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (0.70%) Android
12 21 (0.49%) CentOS
13 20 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 16 (0.37%) Solaris
15 15 (0.35%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.33%) SUSE
16 14 (0.33%) Windows 7
17 13 (0.30%) Mac OS
18 11 (0.26%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.26%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,407 (32.78%) Agile
2 1,172 (27.31%) Project Management
3 1,007 (23.46%) ITIL
4 723 (16.85%) Problem-Solving
5 675 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 590 (13.75%) Project Delivery
7 459 (10.69%) Risk Management
8 430 (10.02%) Incident Management
9 419 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 417 (9.72%) Mentoring
11 398 (9.27%) Decision-Making
12 390 (9.09%) Analytics
13 387 (9.02%) Service Delivery
14 380 (8.85%) Service Management
15 377 (8.78%) Problem Management
16 340 (7.92%) DevOps
17 337 (7.85%) Line Management
18 333 (7.76%) Coaching
19 329 (7.67%) Change Control
20 325 (7.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 504 (11.74%) SQL
2 272 (6.34%) Python
3 211 (4.92%) PowerShell
4 153 (3.56%) JavaScript
5 121 (2.82%) Java
6 118 (2.75%) C
7 102 (2.38%) C#
8 83 (1.93%) T-SQL
9 61 (1.42%) C++
10 55 (1.28%) Bash
11 48 (1.12%) Ruby
12 46 (1.07%) PL/SQL
12 46 (1.07%) R
13 43 (1.00%) MATLAB
14 40 (0.93%) Perl
15 35 (0.82%) PHP
16 34 (0.79%) Apex Code
17 31 (0.72%) VBA
18 28 (0.65%) VBScript
19 27 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 729 (16.99%) Degree
2 317 (7.39%) Security Cleared
3 219 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 131 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
5 128 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
6 109 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 91 (2.12%) PMI Certification
8 86 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 79 (1.84%) CCNP
10 74 (1.72%) CCNA
11 64 (1.49%) PMP
12 57 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 41 (0.96%) DV Cleared
13 41 (0.96%) Master's Degree
14 31 (0.72%) CISSP
15 27 (0.63%) CISA
16 26 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
17 23 (0.54%) ISACA
18 22 (0.51%) APMG
18 22 (0.51%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (5.62%) SLA
2 215 (5.01%) QA
3 150 (3.49%) PMO
4 99 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 93 (2.17%) GDPR
6 88 (2.05%) Data Quality
7 34 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 31 (0.72%) GxP
9 27 (0.63%) GRC
10 26 (0.61%) NIST
11 25 (0.58%) Accessibility
12 24 (0.56%) ISO 9001
12 24 (0.56%) PCI DSS
13 23 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
14 18 (0.42%) SEPA
15 17 (0.40%) ISO 20022
16 12 (0.28%) HIPAA
17 11 (0.26%) COBIT
18 10 (0.23%) SOC 1
18 10 (0.23%) SOC 2
System Software
1 528 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 232 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (2.21%) XenApp
4 81 (1.89%) Docker
5 69 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 64 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 52 (1.21%) vSphere
8 34 (0.79%) XenDesktop
9 27 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 23 (0.54%) Terminal Services
11 22 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 20 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
13 18 (0.42%) Firmware
14 12 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 10 (0.23%) VMware NSX
16 9 (0.21%) BitLocker
16 9 (0.21%) NFS
17 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 5 (0.12%) Shibboleth
18 5 (0.12%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 156 (3.63%) SCCM
2 130 (3.03%) Kubernetes
3 126 (2.94%) Terraform
4 97 (2.26%) Ansible
5 89 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
6 54 (1.26%) SCOM
7 38 (0.89%) FortiGate
8 35 (0.82%) Puppet
9 29 (0.68%) WSUS
10 28 (0.65%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 25 (0.58%) Prometheus
11 25 (0.58%) SCSM
12 24 (0.56%) vCenter Server
13 22 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
13 22 (0.51%) SCVMM
14 21 (0.49%) ZABBIX
15 20 (0.47%) Nagios
16 16 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
17 12 (0.28%) Control-M
18 8 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 933 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 287 (6.69%) VMware
3 263 (6.13%) Cisco
4 214 (4.99%) Citrix
5 208 (4.85%) Oracle
6 153 (3.56%) SAP
7 118 (2.75%) ServiceNow
8 114 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
9 103 (2.40%) CheckPoint
10 70 (1.63%) Palo Alto
11 69 (1.61%) Red Hat
12 68 (1.58%) SolarWinds
13 67 (1.56%) Veeam
14 64 (1.49%) Fortinet
15 59 (1.37%) Google
16 58 (1.35%) F5
17 55 (1.28%) Meraki
18 50 (1.16%) Atlassian
19 46 (1.07%) HP
20 43 (1.00%) IBM