Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 113 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 3,153 4,075 4,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.80% 2.92% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.16% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,445 2,805 3,742
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,500 £33,275
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,408 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.98% +1.73% +2.44%

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 103,483 128,853 152,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.93% 92.20% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 82,694 102,760 124,872
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 0 1,398 £62,500 +4.17% 133
North of England +18 539 £50,000 - 128
South East -15 482 £55,000 - 101
Midlands +15 423 £47,500 +5.56% 85
West Midlands +6 310 £45,000 -8.16% 52
North West -4 248 £42,500 -20.93% 68
Yorkshire +30 242 £50,000 +11.11% 51
East of England -10 162 £50,000 - 53
South West +27 132 £40,000 -11.11% 49
East Midlands +20 108 £50,000 +17.65% 33
North East +30 49 £53,053 +24.83% 9
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 1,077 (34.16%) Finance
2 864 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 792 (25.12%) ITIL
4 750 (23.79%) Microsoft
5 694 (22.01%) Project Management
6 567 (17.98%) Windows
7 542 (17.19%) SQL
8 521 (16.52%) Problem-Solving
9 415 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 414 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
11 358 (11.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 357 (11.32%) Active Directory
13 355 (11.26%) Service Management
14 352 (11.16%) Degree
15 334 (10.59%) Azure
16 333 (10.56%) Linux
17 331 (10.50%) Office 365
18 330 (10.47%) Service Delivery
19 319 (10.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 318 (10.09%) Project Delivery
21 305 (9.67%) SQL Server
22 299 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
23 284 (9.01%) PRINCE2
24 281 (8.91%) Firewall
25 269 (8.53%) Incident Management
26 253 (8.02%) VMware
27 240 (7.61%) Cisco
28 236 (7.48%) Mentoring
29 234 (7.42%) Windows Server
30 233 (7.39%) Management Information System

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
1 143 (4.54%) SharePoint
2 99 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 81 (2.57%) IIS
4 68 (2.16%) Skype for Business
5 63 (2.00%) Confluence
6 34 (1.08%) Apache
7 33 (1.05%) CMS
8 32 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (0.73%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (0.35%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.32%) JBoss
14 10 (0.32%) SAS
15 9 (0.29%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.25%) IBM Domino
16 8 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 299 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
2 161 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 99 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 97 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 74 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
6 14 (0.44%) Open Workbench
7 8 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.16%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.063%) Sketch
9 2 (0.063%) SPSS
10 1 (0.032%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.032%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.032%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.032%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 32 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (0.63%) SAP ERP
4 19 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (0.54%) NetSuite
6 15 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 15 (0.48%) SAP FI
6 15 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
7 14 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 13 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
8 13 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
9 12 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 10 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
12 9 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.29%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 334 (10.59%) Azure
2 331 (10.50%) Office 365
3 222 (7.04%) AWS
4 108 (3.43%) SaaS
5 91 (2.89%) Power Platform
6 60 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 49 (1.55%) IaaS
8 40 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 37 (1.17%) GCP
10 36 (1.14%) PaaS
11 27 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
12 14 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
12 14 (0.44%) G Suite
13 12 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (0.32%) Mimecast
15 9 (0.29%) Google Analytics
16 8 (0.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 7 (0.22%) OneDrive
17 7 (0.22%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 281 (8.91%) Firewall
2 226 (7.17%) WAN
3 222 (7.04%) LAN
4 185 (5.87%) DNS
5 174 (5.52%) DHCP
6 144 (4.57%) TCP/IP
7 125 (3.96%) VPN
8 115 (3.65%) Wireless
9 101 (3.20%) Network Security
10 80 (2.54%) Skype
11 79 (2.51%) SAN
12 78 (2.47%) Internet
13 63 (2.00%) VoIP
14 50 (1.59%) MPLS
15 41 (1.30%) SSL
15 41 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
16 36 (1.14%) VLAN
17 28 (0.89%) Unified Communications
18 27 (0.86%) NetScaler
19 25 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 115 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (2.66%) Power BI
5 76 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 60 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 39 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
9 37 (1.17%) NoSQL
10 35 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 24 (0.76%) Big Data
13 23 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (0.63%) Couchbase
14 20 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 152 (4.82%) JIRA
2 92 (2.92%) Git (software)
3 58 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 43 (1.36%) Visual Studio
5 41 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
8 20 (0.63%) NUnit
8 20 (0.63%) SpecFlow
9 15 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
10 12 (0.38%) webpack
11 11 (0.35%) Subversion
11 11 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (0.32%) Maven
12 10 (0.32%) Selenium
12 10 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 9 (0.29%) GitLab
14 7 (0.22%) Protractor
15 5 (0.16%) Grunt
15 5 (0.16%) gulp
General
1 1,077 (34.16%) Finance
2 181 (5.74%) Banking
3 142 (4.50%) Financial Institution
4 141 (4.47%) Legal
5 129 (4.09%) Public Sector
6 116 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 108 (3.43%) Retail
8 99 (3.14%) Law
9 98 (3.11%) Front Office
10 97 (3.08%) Back Office
11 84 (2.66%) Marketing
12 61 (1.93%) Local Government
13 47 (1.49%) Manufacturing
14 30 (0.95%) Automotive
15 25 (0.79%) Digital Economy
15 25 (0.79%) Police
16 24 (0.76%) Billing
17 18 (0.57%) Electronics
18 17 (0.54%) Advertising
19 13 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 571 (18.11%) Analyst
2 310 (9.83%) Project Manager
3 196 (6.22%) Business Analyst
4 182 (5.77%) Developer
5 175 (5.55%) IT Manager
6 163 (5.17%) Consultant
7 154 (4.88%) Change Manager
8 151 (4.79%) Service Manager
9 135 (4.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 133 (4.22%) Support Engineer
11 128 (4.06%) Network Engineer
12 107 (3.39%) Support Analyst
13 93 (2.95%) Delivery Manager
14 90 (2.85%) Architect
15 84 (2.66%) IT Support
16 77 (2.44%) Administrator
17 72 (2.28%) Data Manager
18 71 (2.25%) Infrastructure Manager
18 71 (2.25%) IT Project Manager
18 71 (2.25%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (5.04%) .NET
2 112 (3.55%) Web Services
3 92 (2.92%) XML
4 80 (2.54%) HTML
5 70 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 64 (2.03%) REST
7 62 (1.97%) CSS
8 55 (1.74%) SOAP
9 45 (1.43%) JSON
10 44 (1.40%) Node.js
11 32 (1.01%) jQuery
12 29 (0.92%) Middleware
13 26 (0.82%) AngularJS
13 26 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 25 (0.79%) .NET Framework
15 23 (0.73%) WCF
16 21 (0.67%) Ajax
16 21 (0.67%) FpML
16 21 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
16 21 (0.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 414 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (7.39%) Management Information System
3 180 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 129 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
5 109 (3.46%) User Experience
6 89 (2.82%) Fixed Income
7 78 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
8 54 (1.71%) Equities
9 53 (1.68%) CMDB
10 52 (1.65%) Hedge funds
11 51 (1.62%) Virtual Team
12 48 (1.52%) Derivative
12 48 (1.52%) Reference Data
13 41 (1.30%) PMI
13 41 (1.30%) Public Cloud
14 38 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 35 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
16 29 (0.92%) Driving Licence
17 28 (0.89%) Data Structures
17 28 (0.89%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 567 (17.98%) Windows
2 333 (10.56%) Linux
3 234 (7.42%) Windows Server
4 149 (4.73%) Unix
5 103 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 98 (3.11%) Windows 10
7 90 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 43 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (0.98%) CentOS
12 30 (0.95%) Android
13 27 (0.86%) Solaris
14 16 (0.51%) AIX
14 16 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 16 (0.51%) SUSE
15 14 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 792 (25.12%) ITIL
3 694 (22.01%) Project Management
4 521 (16.52%) Problem-Solving
5 415 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 358 (11.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 355 (11.26%) Service Management
8 330 (10.47%) Service Delivery
9 319 (10.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 318 (10.09%) Project Delivery
11 284 (9.01%) PRINCE2
12 269 (8.53%) Incident Management
13 236 (7.48%) Mentoring
14 217 (6.88%) Coaching
14 217 (6.88%) DevOps
15 216 (6.85%) Analytics
16 208 (6.60%) Waterfall
17 207 (6.57%) Asset Management
18 205 (6.50%) Risk Management
18 205 (6.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 542 (17.19%) SQL
2 131 (4.15%) C#
3 130 (4.12%) C
3 130 (4.12%) Java
4 116 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 85 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 83 (2.63%) Python
7 75 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 73 (2.32%) PL/SQL
9 46 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 31 (0.98%) Perl
10 31 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 26 (0.82%) VBA
12 24 (0.76%) VB
13 19 (0.60%) VBScript
14 17 (0.54%) C++
15 15 (0.48%) Embedded C
16 13 (0.41%) R
16 13 (0.41%) Ruby
17 12 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 352 (11.16%) Degree
2 147 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 135 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
4 119 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 95 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 88 (2.79%) MCSE
7 78 (2.47%) CCNP
8 70 (2.22%) PMI Certification
9 67 (2.12%) CCNA
10 58 (1.84%) DV Cleared
11 57 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
12 56 (1.78%) CISSP
13 54 (1.71%) MCSA
14 49 (1.55%) PMP
15 38 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 33 (1.05%) CCIE
16 33 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 29 (0.92%) CISM
17 29 (0.92%) ISEB
17 29 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (6.72%) SLA
2 167 (5.30%) PMO
3 127 (4.03%) QA
4 125 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 85 (2.70%) GDPR
6 84 (2.66%) Data Quality
7 35 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 29 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
9 21 (0.67%) PCI DSS
10 16 (0.51%) Solvency II
11 15 (0.48%) COBIT
12 14 (0.44%) NIST
13 12 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 9 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 9 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 8 (0.25%) Def Stans
16 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
16 7 (0.22%) NIST 800
17 6 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
17 6 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 357 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 195 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 52 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
5 51 (1.62%) XenApp
6 50 (1.59%) Docker
7 47 (1.49%) vSphere
7 47 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 44 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
10 18 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
11 17 (0.54%) Firmware
12 11 (0.35%) Terminal Services
13 10 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 10 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.29%) BitLocker
14 9 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 121 (3.84%) SCCM
2 67 (2.12%) Ansible
3 59 (1.87%) Puppet
4 30 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (0.92%) Terraform
6 24 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 23 (0.73%) SCOM
8 22 (0.70%) Automic
8 22 (0.70%) WSUS
9 18 (0.57%) Backup Exec
9 18 (0.57%) Kubernetes
10 17 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
11 15 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
12 13 (0.41%) FortiGate
13 10 (0.32%) AirWatch
13 10 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (0.32%) vCenter Server
14 9 (0.29%) Control-M
14 9 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 750 (23.79%) Microsoft
2 253 (8.02%) VMware
3 240 (7.61%) Cisco
4 217 (6.88%) Oracle
5 158 (5.01%) SAP
6 112 (3.55%) Citrix
7 109 (3.46%) HP
8 101 (3.20%) ServiceNow
9 69 (2.19%) CheckPoint
10 67 (2.12%) Palo Alto
11 62 (1.97%) Red Hat
12 59 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
13 58 (1.84%) McAfee
14 57 (1.81%) Dell
15 56 (1.78%) Veeam
16 53 (1.68%) SolarWinds
17 52 (1.65%) Bloomberg
18 41 (1.30%) IBM
19 40 (1.27%) Meraki
20 38 (1.21%) Juniper