Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 110 100
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 4,528 4,440 5,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.78% 2.79% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 3.08% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,506 3,478 4,233
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

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 147,739 144,161 169,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.76% 90.51% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 119,565 119,064 142,895
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -8 2,168 £60,250 +4.59% 176
South East +19 762 £50,000 +6.38% 101
North of England +21 638 £45,000 +7.68% 90
Midlands +4 430 £45,000 +3.45% 80
North West +28 352 £47,500 +11.76% 53
West Midlands +26 314 £42,500 - 53
East of England -44 284 £52,500 +10.53% 35
South West -4 248 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Yorkshire -2 232 £45,000 +5.88% 35
East Midlands -22 113 £45,000 - 25
North East 0 53 £45,000 +23.29% 2
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,729 (38.18%) Finance
2 1,209 (26.70%) ITIL
3 1,014 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 987 (21.80%) Project Management
5 851 (18.79%) Microsoft
6 719 (15.88%) Windows
7 664 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
8 649 (14.33%) Banking
9 648 (14.31%) Degree
10 615 (13.58%) SQL
11 599 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 598 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
13 545 (12.04%) Service Management
14 493 (10.89%) Service Delivery
15 477 (10.53%) PRINCE2
16 452 (9.98%) Linux
17 427 (9.43%) SQL Server
18 414 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
19 400 (8.83%) Business Analysis
20 397 (8.77%) Problem Management
21 388 (8.57%) Incident Management
22 386 (8.52%) Risk Management
23 377 (8.33%) Management Information System
24 353 (7.80%) Java
24 353 (7.80%) Cisco
25 346 (7.64%) Blockchain
26 339 (7.49%) Active Directory
27 337 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
28 335 (7.40%) QA
29 327 (7.22%) .NET

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
1 174 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 96 (2.12%) IIS
3 92 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 75 (1.66%) Confluence
5 57 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 53 (1.17%) Skype for Business
7 52 (1.15%) CMS
8 47 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 44 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
11 38 (0.84%) Apache
12 37 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
13 35 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
14 33 (0.73%) JBoss
15 26 (0.57%) Apache Spark
15 26 (0.57%) WebSphere
16 23 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 13 (0.29%) Drupal
18 10 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 337 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 225 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 113 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
4 103 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 101 (2.23%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.044%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.044%) Revit
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.022%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 48 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 45 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 35 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 35 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
5 31 (0.68%) Elite 3E
6 30 (0.66%) SAP BPC
7 20 (0.44%) SimCorp Dimension
8 19 (0.42%) SAP FI
9 18 (0.40%) MetaTrader
10 16 (0.35%) HFM
10 16 (0.35%) SAP CO
10 16 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
11 15 (0.33%) SAP HCM
11 15 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
12 13 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
13 12 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
13 12 (0.27%) SAP EHS
13 12 (0.27%) SAP HR
13 12 (0.27%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 303 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 231 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
3 189 (4.17%) SaaS
4 188 (4.15%) Office 365
5 101 (2.23%) PaaS
6 70 (1.55%) IaaS
7 36 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 32 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 30 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
10 22 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
11 21 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (0.46%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.46%) NuGet
11 21 (0.46%) Taleo
12 19 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.24%) GitHub
15 10 (0.22%) npm
16 8 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 316 (6.98%) Firewall
2 183 (4.04%) WAN
3 180 (3.98%) LAN
4 171 (3.78%) VPN
5 144 (3.18%) MPLS
6 132 (2.92%) Internet
7 124 (2.74%) DNS
8 108 (2.39%) Network Security
9 106 (2.34%) TCP/IP
10 102 (2.25%) SAN
11 91 (2.01%) VLAN
12 80 (1.77%) VoIP
13 75 (1.66%) NetScaler
14 73 (1.61%) Wireless
15 64 (1.41%) DHCP
16 63 (1.39%) WLAN
17 61 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
18 59 (1.30%) Skype
19 58 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
19 58 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 427 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 346 (7.64%) Blockchain
3 115 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 115 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
5 97 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 90 (1.99%) Big Data
7 82 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 80 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 75 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 68 (1.50%) NoSQL
11 54 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
12 52 (1.15%) MySQL
13 46 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 44 (0.97%) Data Lake
15 42 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
16 40 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
16 40 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 36 (0.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 35 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 189 (4.17%) JIRA
2 133 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 110 (2.43%) Visual Studio
4 103 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 93 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 48 (1.06%) Maven
7 45 (0.99%) Subversion
8 43 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 40 (0.88%) Eclipse
10 31 (0.68%) NUnit
11 27 (0.60%) Selenium
12 26 (0.57%) CA Release Automation
13 24 (0.53%) Mocha
14 23 (0.51%) Ant
14 23 (0.51%) ReSharper
15 22 (0.49%) JUnit
16 21 (0.46%) gulp
16 21 (0.46%) IntelliJ
16 21 (0.46%) Moq
17 18 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 1,729 (38.18%) Finance
2 649 (14.33%) Banking
3 227 (5.01%) Legal
4 204 (4.51%) Retail
5 151 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 128 (2.83%) Law
7 125 (2.76%) Investment Banking
8 119 (2.63%) Marketing
9 112 (2.47%) Manufacturing
10 110 (2.43%) Front Office
11 87 (1.92%) Financial Institution
12 69 (1.52%) Back Office
13 65 (1.44%) Games
14 50 (1.10%) Advertising
15 39 (0.86%) Publishing
16 29 (0.64%) Automotive
17 23 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
18 21 (0.46%) French Language
18 21 (0.46%) General Ledger
19 18 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 894 (19.74%) Analyst
2 515 (11.37%) Developer
3 497 (10.98%) Project Manager
4 309 (6.82%) IT Manager
5 273 (6.03%) Business Analyst
6 222 (4.90%) Consultant
7 201 (4.44%) Change Manager
8 179 (3.95%) Support Analyst
9 177 (3.91%) Network Engineer
10 174 (3.84%) Service Manager
11 165 (3.64%) Architect
12 151 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
13 150 (3.31%) Applications Support
14 145 (3.20%) C# Developer
15 125 (2.76%) Java Developer
16 121 (2.67%) Service Analyst
17 118 (2.61%) Senior Manager
18 109 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 109 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
19 104 (2.30%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (7.22%) .NET
2 209 (4.62%) Web Services
3 178 (3.93%) XML
4 154 (3.40%) HTML
4 154 (3.40%) Middleware
5 139 (3.07%) CSS
6 111 (2.45%) SOAP
7 105 (2.32%) AngularJS
8 104 (2.30%) REST
9 94 (2.08%) ASP.NET
10 87 (1.92%) jQuery
11 71 (1.57%) Node.js
12 68 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 68 (1.50%) JSON
13 66 (1.46%) Spring
14 55 (1.21%) Redux
15 53 (1.17%) WCF
16 50 (1.10%) .NET Framework
17 32 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 598 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 377 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 265 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 245 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 158 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
6 99 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 79 (1.74%) Equities
8 76 (1.68%) Fintech
9 71 (1.57%) Virtual Team
10 70 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 64 (1.41%) User Experience
12 63 (1.39%) Driving Licence
13 57 (1.26%) CMDB
14 54 (1.19%) Mobile App
15 52 (1.15%) Replication
16 47 (1.04%) Fixed Income
17 45 (0.99%) PMI
18 42 (0.93%) Public Cloud
19 41 (0.91%) Private Cloud
20 38 (0.84%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 719 (15.88%) Windows
2 452 (9.98%) Linux
3 240 (5.30%) Windows Server
4 193 (4.26%) Unix
5 126 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 118 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 115 (2.54%) Windows 10
8 107 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 62 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (1.17%) Solaris
11 45 (0.99%) Android
12 44 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 41 (0.91%) CentOS
14 18 (0.40%) AIX
15 15 (0.33%) Mac OS
15 15 (0.33%) Windows 2000
16 14 (0.31%) CoreOS
17 13 (0.29%) Windows XP
18 11 (0.24%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,209 (26.70%) ITIL
2 1,014 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 987 (21.80%) Project Management
4 664 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
5 599 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 545 (12.04%) Service Management
7 493 (10.89%) Service Delivery
8 477 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 414 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 400 (8.83%) Business Analysis
11 397 (8.77%) Problem Management
12 388 (8.57%) Incident Management
13 386 (8.52%) Risk Management
14 312 (6.89%) SDLC
15 303 (6.69%) Release Management
16 283 (6.25%) Configuration Management
16 283 (6.25%) DevOps
17 266 (5.87%) Waterfall
18 260 (5.74%) Scrum
19 233 (5.15%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 615 (13.58%) SQL
2 353 (7.80%) Java
3 295 (6.52%) C#
4 260 (5.74%) JavaScript
5 219 (4.84%) PowerShell
6 179 (3.95%) C
7 153 (3.38%) Python
8 94 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 90 (1.99%) Perl
10 88 (1.94%) Bash Shell
11 82 (1.81%) PL/SQL
12 69 (1.52%) VBA
13 61 (1.35%) C++
14 54 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 33 (0.73%) Java 8
16 29 (0.64%) VB.NET
17 28 (0.62%) PHP
18 22 (0.49%) Ruby
19 21 (0.46%) R
19 21 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 648 (14.31%) Degree
2 234 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 184 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 174 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 148 (3.27%) CCNP
6 141 (3.11%) CCNA
7 107 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 104 (2.30%) DV Cleared
9 98 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
10 93 (2.05%) PMI Certification
11 85 (1.88%) CCIE
12 80 (1.77%) PMP
13 79 (1.74%) CISSP
14 72 (1.59%) SC Cleared
15 65 (1.44%) Master's Degree
15 65 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 63 (1.39%) CISM
17 59 (1.30%) MCSE
18 56 (1.24%) CISA
18 56 (1.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (7.40%) QA
2 301 (6.65%) SLA
3 231 (5.10%) PMO
4 133 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 117 (2.58%) GDPR
6 94 (2.08%) Data Quality
7 66 (1.46%) PCI DSS
8 47 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 37 (0.82%) COBIT
10 34 (0.75%) ISO 9001
11 18 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 17 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
13 10 (0.22%) MiFID
14 9 (0.20%) EMIR
15 7 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 6 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
17 5 (0.11%) GAMP
17 5 (0.11%) GxP
18 4 (0.088%) GCP
18 4 (0.088%) GPG13
System Software
1 339 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 202 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 46 (1.02%) Docker
4 46 (1.02%) vSphere
5 43 (0.95%) XenApp
6 35 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 26 (0.57%) XenDesktop
9 20 (0.44%) Firmware
10 15 (0.33%) DFS Replication
10 15 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (0.29%) HDFS
12 11 (0.24%) Squid
12 11 (0.24%) Terminal Services
13 10 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (0.20%) VMware NSX
15 8 (0.18%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 100 (2.21%) SCCM
2 73 (1.61%) Puppet
3 42 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 36 (0.80%) Kibana
5 35 (0.77%) Ansible
6 32 (0.71%) Nagios
7 24 (0.53%) SCOM
8 23 (0.51%) Kubernetes
8 23 (0.51%) logstash
8 23 (0.51%) Perfmon
9 22 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
11 20 (0.44%) HP ALM
12 19 (0.42%) Cacti
13 18 (0.40%) Nessus
14 17 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
15 16 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
15 16 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 15 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
16 15 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 851 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 353 (7.80%) Cisco
3 307 (6.78%) VMware
4 302 (6.67%) Oracle
5 227 (5.01%) SAP
6 165 (3.64%) Citrix
7 131 (2.89%) HP
8 116 (2.56%) Juniper
9 113 (2.50%) ServiceNow
10 112 (2.47%) SolarWinds
11 79 (1.74%) CheckPoint
12 72 (1.59%) Remedy
12 72 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
13 71 (1.57%) Red Hat
14 69 (1.52%) F5
15 60 (1.33%) Palo Alto
15 60 (1.33%) Tableau
16 56 (1.24%) IBM
17 54 (1.19%) Fortinet
18 50 (1.10%) NetApp