Period
to 14 September 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 14 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 123 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3,951 4,184 5,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.03% 2.67% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.91% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,995 3,161 3,922
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,925
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £53,050 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +1.05% +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 120,050 143,605 153,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.12% 91.78% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 95,132 115,192 122,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 14 September 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 14 September 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 +9 1,567 £60,000 - 117
South East +13 747 £55,000 +5.67% 73
North of England +39 712 £45,000 - 69
Midlands +22 453 £46,000 +2.22% 59
North West +39 427 £45,000 - 33
West Midlands +18 329 £46,000 +4.55% 44
Yorkshire +19 245 £50,000 +14.94% 31
South West +34 240 £47,500 +5.56% 33
East of England +39 217 £52,500 - 22
East Midlands -1 122 £45,419 +0.93% 15
North East +34 39 £39,087 -2.28% 5
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 14 September 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 1,156 (29.26%) ITIL
2 1,138 (28.80%) Finance
3 1,077 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
4 938 (23.74%) Project Management
5 869 (21.99%) Microsoft
6 634 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
7 594 (15.03%) Windows
8 557 (14.10%) Degree
9 554 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
10 548 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 532 (13.46%) SQL
12 525 (13.29%) Service Management
13 456 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 455 (11.52%) Active Directory
15 446 (11.29%) Business Analysis
16 420 (10.63%) Management Information System
17 418 (10.58%) Incident Management
18 407 (10.30%) Project Delivery
19 404 (10.23%) Service Delivery
20 395 (10.00%) Azure
21 391 (9.90%) PRINCE2
22 363 (9.19%) Problem Management
23 338 (8.55%) Office 365
24 330 (8.35%) Microsoft Office
25 329 (8.33%) Cisco
26 325 (8.23%) Analytics
27 322 (8.15%) Windows Server
28 307 (7.77%) CRM
29 304 (7.69%) SQL Server
30 301 (7.62%) 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
1 161 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 108 (2.73%) MS Exchange
3 95 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 78 (1.97%) Confluence
5 64 (1.62%) IIS
6 42 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 41 (1.04%) CMS
8 29 (0.73%) IBM Notes
9 19 (0.48%) Apache
10 17 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 16 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 15 (0.38%) IBM Domino
13 13 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (0.25%) CICS
14 10 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.20%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 330 (8.35%) Microsoft Office
2 165 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 127 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
4 107 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 96 (2.43%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.35%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.23%) Open Workbench
8 6 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.10%) EngageOne
10 2 (0.051%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.025%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.025%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 110 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
3 29 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 25 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 22 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 22 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (0.51%) Maximo
7 16 (0.40%) SAP ERP
8 15 (0.38%) SAP BPC
9 14 (0.35%) NetSuite
10 13 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
11 10 (0.25%) Eloqua
12 9 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
12 9 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
12 9 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
13 8 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
13 8 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
13 8 (0.20%) SAP SD
14 7 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
14 7 (0.18%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 395 (10.00%) Azure
2 338 (8.55%) Office 365
3 254 (6.43%) AWS
4 142 (3.59%) SaaS
5 102 (2.58%) Power Platform
6 56 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 50 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
8 47 (1.19%) GCP
8 47 (1.19%) PaaS
9 46 (1.16%) IaaS
10 45 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (0.84%) Serverless
12 31 (0.78%) PowerApps
13 24 (0.61%) Amazon S3
13 24 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
14 21 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
14 21 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (0.48%) OneDrive
16 16 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
17 14 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 245 (6.20%) Firewall
2 232 (5.87%) DNS
3 226 (5.72%) WAN
4 199 (5.04%) LAN
5 180 (4.56%) DHCP
6 148 (3.75%) Network Security
7 141 (3.57%) VPN
8 110 (2.78%) Wireless
9 103 (2.61%) SAN
10 101 (2.56%) TCP/IP
11 97 (2.46%) Skype
12 91 (2.30%) Internet
13 68 (1.72%) VLAN
14 63 (1.59%) VoIP
15 61 (1.54%) MPLS
16 59 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
17 55 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
18 47 (1.19%) SSL
19 46 (1.16%) Unified Communications
20 39 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 101 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 82 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 78 (1.97%) Power BI
5 73 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 65 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 50 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 44 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
11 35 (0.89%) MongoDB
12 32 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 32 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 31 (0.78%) Big Data
14 27 (0.68%) DB2
14 27 (0.68%) MySQL
15 24 (0.61%) RDBMS
16 22 (0.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 149 (3.77%) JIRA
2 74 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 56 (1.42%) Jenkins
4 46 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (0.73%) Visual Studio
6 17 (0.43%) Bitbucket
6 17 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (0.28%) MSI
9 9 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (0.20%) GitLab
10 8 (0.20%) JMeter
10 8 (0.20%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.18%) Selenium
12 6 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.15%) Gatling
12 6 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.15%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.13%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 1,138 (28.80%) Finance
2 238 (6.02%) Retail
3 189 (4.78%) Banking
4 178 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 148 (3.75%) Legal
6 125 (3.16%) Marketing
7 123 (3.11%) Public Sector
8 89 (2.25%) Back Office
9 80 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 62 (1.57%) Front Office
10 62 (1.57%) Law
11 55 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 36 (0.91%) Local Government
13 27 (0.68%) Billing
13 27 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.53%) Electronics
15 19 (0.48%) Advertising
16 17 (0.43%) Publishing
17 15 (0.38%) Police
18 11 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 837 (21.18%) Analyst
2 393 (9.95%) Business Analyst
3 371 (9.39%) Project Manager
4 247 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 227 (5.75%) Consultant
6 191 (4.83%) Architect
7 151 (3.82%) Developer
7 151 (3.82%) Service Manager
8 150 (3.80%) Change Manager
9 144 (3.64%) Support Analyst
10 136 (3.44%) Digital Analyst
11 135 (3.42%) Digital Business Analyst
12 127 (3.21%) Network Engineer
13 124 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 122 (3.09%) Support Engineer
15 119 (3.01%) IT Analyst
16 103 (2.61%) Business Manager
17 102 (2.58%) Applications Support
18 98 (2.48%) UX Analyst
19 97 (2.46%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (4.05%) .NET
2 83 (2.10%) HTML
3 67 (1.70%) Web Services
4 63 (1.59%) CSS
5 51 (1.29%) JSON
6 50 (1.27%) XML
7 43 (1.09%) ASP.NET
8 35 (0.89%) SOAP
9 32 (0.81%) .NET Framework
10 31 (0.78%) REST
11 30 (0.76%) Node.js
12 22 (0.56%) HTML5
12 22 (0.56%) LDAP
12 22 (0.56%) Middleware
13 20 (0.51%) AngularJS
14 17 (0.43%) jQuery
14 17 (0.43%) Kafka
14 17 (0.43%) Spring
15 15 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
15 15 (0.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 554 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 420 (10.63%) Management Information System
3 270 (6.83%) User Experience
4 200 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
5 178 (4.51%) Data Centre
6 82 (2.08%) CMDB
7 62 (1.57%) Fixed Income
8 61 (1.54%) Public Cloud
9 59 (1.49%) Virtual Team
10 45 (1.14%) Replication
11 39 (0.99%) NHS
12 38 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 37 (0.94%) Private Cloud
14 36 (0.91%) EPoS
15 33 (0.84%) PMI
16 30 (0.76%) FMCG
17 29 (0.73%) Equities
18 25 (0.63%) Driving Licence
19 23 (0.58%) Mobile App
20 20 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 594 (15.03%) Windows
2 322 (8.15%) Windows Server
3 200 (5.06%) Linux
4 151 (3.82%) Windows 10
5 121 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 100 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 88 (2.23%) Unix
8 80 (2.02%) Windows 7
9 64 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (0.76%) CentOS
12 28 (0.71%) Windows 2000
13 26 (0.66%) Windows XP
14 23 (0.58%) Android
15 22 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 19 (0.48%) AIX
17 18 (0.46%) Mac OS
18 15 (0.38%) Apple iOS
19 14 (0.35%) Windows 8
19 14 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,156 (29.26%) ITIL
2 1,077 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
3 938 (23.74%) Project Management
4 634 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
5 548 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 525 (13.29%) Service Management
7 456 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 446 (11.29%) Business Analysis
9 418 (10.58%) Incident Management
10 407 (10.30%) Project Delivery
11 404 (10.23%) Service Delivery
12 391 (9.90%) PRINCE2
13 363 (9.19%) Problem Management
14 325 (8.23%) Analytics
15 307 (7.77%) CRM
16 289 (7.31%) Line Management
17 263 (6.66%) ITSM
17 263 (6.66%) Migration
18 262 (6.63%) Workshop Facilitation
19 259 (6.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 532 (13.46%) SQL
2 197 (4.99%) PowerShell
3 154 (3.90%) C
4 117 (2.96%) C#
5 114 (2.89%) Java
6 103 (2.61%) Python
7 91 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 54 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 43 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 42 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 28 (0.71%) PHP
12 27 (0.68%) VBScript
13 25 (0.63%) VB.NET
14 23 (0.58%) C++
15 19 (0.48%) Go
16 17 (0.43%) VB
16 17 (0.43%) VBA
17 15 (0.38%) Embedded C
18 12 (0.30%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 557 (14.10%) Degree
2 230 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 213 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
4 159 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 135 (3.42%) CCNA
5 135 (3.42%) SC Cleared
6 95 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 91 (2.30%) PMI Certification
8 82 (2.08%) MCSE
9 80 (2.02%) CCNP
9 80 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
10 79 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 73 (1.85%) PMP
12 70 (1.77%) MCP
13 64 (1.62%) CISSP
14 48 (1.21%) CFA
14 48 (1.21%) CIMA
14 48 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 47 (1.19%) MCSA
16 43 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (7.59%) SLA
2 227 (5.75%) QA
3 205 (5.19%) PMO
4 135 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 102 (2.58%) GDPR
6 54 (1.37%) Data Quality
7 37 (0.94%) PCI DSS
8 35 (0.89%) COBIT
9 27 (0.68%) NIST
10 19 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
10 19 (0.48%) MiFID
10 19 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 18 (0.46%) EMIR
12 14 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 9 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 9 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 7 (0.18%) ISO 22301
14 7 (0.18%) P3O
15 6 (0.15%) NCSC
15 6 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 455 (11.52%) Active Directory
2 200 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (2.81%) Hyper-V
4 76 (1.92%) Docker
5 58 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 48 (1.21%) XenApp
7 39 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
8 37 (0.94%) vSphere
9 29 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
9 29 (0.73%) XenDesktop
10 28 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
11 23 (0.58%) BitLocker
12 22 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 21 (0.53%) Firmware
14 16 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 12 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 12 (0.30%) VMware NSX
16 11 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 10 (0.25%) DFS Replication
18 8 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 181 (4.58%) SCCM
2 72 (1.82%) Terraform
3 68 (1.72%) Ansible
4 44 (1.11%) Puppet
5 37 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (0.91%) Kubernetes
7 35 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
8 34 (0.86%) SCOM
9 28 (0.71%) WSUS
10 27 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
11 22 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
11 22 (0.56%) Tivoli
12 17 (0.43%) vCenter Server
13 16 (0.40%) Nessus
14 15 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
14 15 (0.38%) FortiGate
15 13 (0.33%) Jamf Pro
16 12 (0.30%) Consul
16 12 (0.30%) Nagios
16 12 (0.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 869 (21.99%) Microsoft
2 329 (8.33%) Cisco
3 301 (7.62%) VMware
4 192 (4.86%) Oracle
5 183 (4.63%) Citrix
6 157 (3.97%) SAP
7 150 (3.80%) HP
8 131 (3.32%) ServiceNow
9 128 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
10 85 (2.15%) CheckPoint
11 72 (1.82%) Palo Alto
12 68 (1.72%) Juniper
13 65 (1.65%) Veeam
14 60 (1.52%) Adobe
14 60 (1.52%) IBM
15 56 (1.42%) Dell
16 46 (1.16%) Meraki
17 39 (0.99%) Remedy
17 39 (0.99%) SolarWinds
18 38 (0.96%) Avaya