Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 111 87
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,752 4,574 6,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.88% 2.76% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.08% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,729 3,568 4,658
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,625 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,486 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.97% +2.97% +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 148,316 148,580 174,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 121,459 123,392 145,663
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -2 2,195 £60,000 - 200
South East +21 872 £50,000 +11.11% 128
North of England +18 637 £45,000 +8.05% 104
Midlands +8 484 £47,500 +5.56% 74
West Midlands +27 364 £45,000 +5.88% 53
North West +14 357 £48,500 +14.12% 63
East of England -36 293 £50,000 +5.26% 43
South West +40 257 £45,000 +12.50% 38
Yorkshire -9 211 £41,996 +0.59% 28
East Midlands -41 119 £47,500 +5.56% 20
North East +6 69 £43,500 +12.26% 13
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 1,804 (37.96%) Finance
2 1,396 (29.38%) ITIL
3 1,093 (23.00%) Project Management
4 1,020 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
5 931 (19.59%) Microsoft
6 763 (16.06%) Windows
7 733 (15.43%) Banking
8 685 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 608 (12.79%) Degree
10 571 (12.02%) Service Management
11 566 (11.91%) Service Delivery
12 563 (11.85%) SQL
13 558 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
14 516 (10.86%) PRINCE2
15 501 (10.54%) Continuous Improvement
16 461 (9.70%) Problem Management
17 448 (9.43%) Linux
18 413 (8.69%) SQL Server
19 411 (8.65%) Release Management
20 402 (8.46%) Incident Management
21 396 (8.33%) Cisco
21 396 (8.33%) Business Analysis
22 395 (8.31%) Active Directory
23 385 (8.10%) QA
24 350 (7.37%) Risk Management
25 346 (7.28%) Management Information System
26 338 (7.11%) Windows Server
27 337 (7.09%) VMware
28 336 (7.07%) Blockchain
29 332 (6.99%) SDLC

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
1 182 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 145 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 103 (2.17%) IIS
4 77 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (1.54%) CMS
6 68 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (1.14%) Confluence
7 54 (1.14%) Skype for Business
8 46 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 39 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 30 (0.63%) Apache
11 29 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (0.61%) JBoss
12 18 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.36%) EPiServer
14 16 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 13 (0.27%) Apache Spark
17 11 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 309 (6.50%) Microsoft Office
2 217 (4.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 158 (3.32%) Microsoft Project
4 119 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 105 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.084%) EngageOne
8 2 (0.042%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.042%) Maya
8 2 (0.042%) Revit
9 1 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.021%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.021%) SPSS
9 1 (0.021%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 69 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 33 (0.69%) SAP FI
4 31 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (0.63%) SAP HCM
6 29 (0.61%) SAP BPC
7 25 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 25 (0.53%) SAP CO
7 25 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
8 22 (0.46%) Elite 3E
9 20 (0.42%) SAP ERP
9 20 (0.42%) SAP HR
10 19 (0.40%) SAP VC
11 17 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
12 14 (0.29%) MetaTrader
12 14 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
13 12 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
13 12 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
13 12 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 248 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 195 (4.10%) Office 365
3 194 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 172 (3.62%) SaaS
5 65 (1.37%) PaaS
6 64 (1.35%) IaaS
7 43 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
8 36 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 34 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
10 29 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
11 24 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (0.51%) Mimecast
12 21 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 20 (0.42%) GitHub
14 18 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
16 15 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
17 10 (0.21%) Asana
17 10 (0.21%) npm
18 9 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 324 (6.82%) Firewall
2 231 (4.86%) WAN
3 205 (4.31%) LAN
4 140 (2.95%) VPN
5 137 (2.88%) DNS
6 135 (2.84%) Internet
7 132 (2.78%) SAN
8 125 (2.63%) MPLS
9 108 (2.27%) TCP/IP
10 98 (2.06%) VLAN
11 96 (2.02%) Network Security
12 85 (1.79%) DHCP
13 78 (1.64%) Wireless
14 76 (1.60%) VoIP
15 71 (1.49%) BGP
16 66 (1.39%) OSPF
17 63 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
18 59 (1.24%) Skype
19 57 (1.20%) Intranet
20 54 (1.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (8.69%) SQL Server
2 336 (7.07%) Blockchain
3 103 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 102 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 93 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (1.62%) Oracle Database
6 77 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 76 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 66 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 46 (0.97%) QlikView
11 44 (0.93%) Big Data
11 44 (0.93%) MySQL
12 42 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 37 (0.78%) GIS
14 34 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
14 34 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
14 34 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (0.67%) RDBMS
16 30 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 155 (3.26%) JIRA
2 124 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 100 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 94 (1.98%) Jenkins
5 82 (1.73%) Visual Studio
6 55 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 54 (1.14%) Maven
8 41 (0.86%) Subversion
9 35 (0.74%) NuGet
10 32 (0.67%) Eclipse
11 30 (0.63%) Selenium
12 26 (0.55%) IntelliJ
13 24 (0.51%) SoapUI
14 23 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
15 21 (0.44%) JMeter
16 20 (0.42%) gulp
17 17 (0.36%) Ant
17 17 (0.36%) Cucumber
18 14 (0.29%) Gatling
18 14 (0.29%) HP UFT
General
1 1,804 (37.96%) Finance
2 733 (15.43%) Banking
3 240 (5.05%) Legal
4 224 (4.71%) Retail
5 149 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 140 (2.95%) Marketing
7 132 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 127 (2.67%) Law
9 125 (2.63%) Financial Institution
10 123 (2.59%) Manufacturing
11 97 (2.04%) Front Office
12 84 (1.77%) Back Office
13 46 (0.97%) Advertising
14 44 (0.93%) Retail Banking
15 34 (0.72%) Games
15 34 (0.72%) Publishing
16 23 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
17 21 (0.44%) Electronics
18 20 (0.42%) Billing
18 20 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 906 (19.07%) Analyst
2 505 (10.63%) Project Manager
3 355 (7.47%) Developer
4 318 (6.69%) IT Manager
5 305 (6.42%) Business Analyst
6 298 (6.27%) Consultant
7 245 (5.16%) Change Manager
8 237 (4.99%) Service Manager
9 195 (4.10%) Support Analyst
10 170 (3.58%) Applications Support
11 155 (3.26%) Network Engineer
12 153 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 147 (3.09%) Architect
14 121 (2.55%) Technical Manager
15 120 (2.53%) IT Project Manager
16 118 (2.48%) Senior Manager
17 108 (2.27%) Support Engineer
18 106 (2.23%) Delivery Manager
19 102 (2.15%) Applications Support Analyst
19 102 (2.15%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (5.77%) .NET
2 206 (4.34%) Web Services
3 132 (2.78%) Middleware
4 120 (2.53%) HTML
5 118 (2.48%) XML
6 109 (2.29%) SOAP
7 100 (2.10%) CSS
8 94 (1.98%) ASP.NET
9 88 (1.85%) REST
10 83 (1.75%) AngularJS
11 64 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 51 (1.07%) .NET Framework
13 50 (1.05%) JSON
14 47 (0.99%) jQuery
15 42 (0.88%) RESTful
16 38 (0.80%) Spring
17 35 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (0.74%) Node.js
18 34 (0.72%) WCF
19 30 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 558 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
2 346 (7.28%) Management Information System
3 315 (6.63%) Data Centre
4 224 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 97 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 89 (1.87%) CMDB
7 87 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 80 (1.68%) User Experience
9 77 (1.62%) Fintech
10 73 (1.54%) Equities
11 64 (1.35%) Fixed Income
12 58 (1.22%) Driving Licence
13 54 (1.14%) Clustering
14 49 (1.03%) PMI
15 46 (0.97%) Mobile App
16 45 (0.95%) Public Cloud
16 45 (0.95%) Virtual Team
17 39 (0.82%) Replication
18 30 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
19 26 (0.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 763 (16.06%) Windows
2 448 (9.43%) Linux
3 338 (7.11%) Windows Server
4 178 (3.75%) Unix
5 155 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 149 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 98 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 64 (1.35%) Android
9 63 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 57 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 41 (0.86%) Solaris
13 28 (0.59%) CentOS
14 14 (0.29%) CoreOS
14 14 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.25%) AIX
16 10 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.15%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,396 (29.38%) ITIL
2 1,093 (23.00%) Project Management
3 1,020 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
4 685 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 571 (12.02%) Service Management
6 566 (11.91%) Service Delivery
7 516 (10.86%) PRINCE2
8 501 (10.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 461 (9.70%) Problem Management
10 411 (8.65%) Release Management
11 402 (8.46%) Incident Management
12 396 (8.33%) Business Analysis
13 350 (7.37%) Risk Management
14 332 (6.99%) SDLC
15 292 (6.14%) DevOps
16 284 (5.98%) Waterfall
17 278 (5.85%) Process Improvement
18 267 (5.62%) Configuration Management
19 260 (5.47%) ITSM
20 255 (5.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 563 (11.85%) SQL
2 321 (6.76%) Java
3 250 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 246 (5.18%) C#
5 227 (4.78%) PowerShell
6 158 (3.32%) C
7 139 (2.93%) Python
8 88 (1.85%) Perl
9 83 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 79 (1.66%) T-SQL
11 59 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 57 (1.20%) C++
13 52 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 42 (0.88%) VBA
15 36 (0.76%) PHP
16 29 (0.61%) Ruby
17 24 (0.51%) VB.NET
18 23 (0.48%) VB
19 20 (0.42%) VBScript
20 16 (0.34%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 608 (12.79%) Degree
2 213 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 197 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
4 137 (2.88%) CCNA
5 131 (2.76%) CCNP
5 131 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 130 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
7 115 (2.42%) DV Cleared
8 111 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
9 99 (2.08%) SC Cleared
10 90 (1.89%) CISSP
11 89 (1.87%) PMI Certification
12 79 (1.66%) MCSE
13 77 (1.62%) PMP
14 74 (1.56%) CISM
15 70 (1.47%) CCIE
15 70 (1.47%) ISEB
16 65 (1.37%) CISA
17 61 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 60 (1.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 385 (8.10%) QA
2 322 (6.78%) SLA
3 218 (4.59%) PMO
4 170 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 123 (2.59%) GDPR
6 66 (1.39%) PCI DSS
7 49 (1.03%) COBIT
8 46 (0.97%) Data Quality
9 41 (0.86%) ISO 9001
10 27 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 23 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 20 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
13 16 (0.34%) MiFID
14 12 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 11 (0.23%) EMIR
15 11 (0.23%) ISO 9000
16 10 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 6 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
17 6 (0.13%) FISMA
17 6 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 395 (8.31%) Active Directory
2 232 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 59 (1.24%) Docker
5 47 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 45 (0.95%) XenApp
7 38 (0.80%) vSphere
8 30 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 25 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
10 17 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (0.29%) DFS Replication
11 14 (0.29%) Firmware
11 14 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (0.25%) Terminal Services
13 12 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.13%) HDFS
15 6 (0.13%) ProxySG
15 6 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 89 (1.87%) SCCM
2 54 (1.14%) Puppet
3 48 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 38 (0.80%) SCOM
5 36 (0.76%) Ansible
6 33 (0.69%) Nagios
7 28 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 24 (0.51%) WSUS
9 23 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (0.46%) Kibana
11 20 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (0.42%) Perfmon
11 20 (0.42%) vCenter Server
12 19 (0.40%) Kubernetes
13 18 (0.38%) Tivoli
14 17 (0.36%) logstash
15 16 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
16 15 (0.32%) Cacti
16 15 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
16 15 (0.32%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 931 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 396 (8.33%) Cisco
3 337 (7.09%) VMware
4 289 (6.08%) SAP
5 275 (5.79%) Oracle
6 162 (3.41%) Citrix
6 162 (3.41%) HP
7 122 (2.57%) Juniper
8 108 (2.27%) ServiceNow
9 106 (2.23%) CheckPoint
10 89 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
10 89 (1.87%) SolarWinds
11 86 (1.81%) F5
12 78 (1.64%) Palo Alto
13 72 (1.52%) Red Hat
14 68 (1.43%) Remedy
15 61 (1.28%) NetApp
16 60 (1.26%) IBM
17 55 (1.16%) Symantec
18 48 (1.01%) Atlassian