Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 92 68
Rank change year-on-year +57 -24 +31
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 83 37 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.62% 2.29% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 2.50% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 81
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.64% -13.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +2.15%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,100 1,478 2,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 87.72% 91.40% 89.54%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1,215 1,768
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Kent

Change Management
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management in Kent.

Salary trend for Change Management in Kent

Change Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Kent over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Management in Kent

Change Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Malling +11 16 £49,000 - 1
Folkestone +21 12 - -
Dartford - 10 £32,500 -
Maidstone +27 3 £36,000 -10.00%
Sittingbourne - 3 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £39,500 -
Chatham +4 2 £32,500 -3.70%
Tonbridge -4 1 £55,000 -24.14%
Canterbury - 1 £52,500 -
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 34 (40.96%) ITIL
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco
2 32 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (37.35%) CCNA
4 28 (33.73%) WAN
5 26 (31.33%) CCIE
5 26 (31.33%) MPLS
5 26 (31.33%) Load Balancing
5 26 (31.33%) F5
6 25 (30.12%) SolarWinds
6 25 (30.12%) VLAN
6 25 (30.12%) Project Management
6 25 (30.12%) CCNP
6 25 (30.12%) VPN
7 23 (27.71%) Finance
8 19 (22.89%) Citrix
9 18 (21.69%) Service Management
10 17 (20.48%) Problem Management
11 16 (19.28%) Network Architecture
11 16 (19.28%) Firewall
11 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
11 16 (19.28%) Windows
12 15 (18.07%) LAN
12 15 (18.07%) VMware
12 15 (18.07%) Information Security
13 14 (16.87%) Linux
13 14 (16.87%) Forcepoint
13 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
13 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.02%) Office 365
4 2 (2.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) WAN
2 26 (31.33%) MPLS
3 25 (30.12%) VLAN
3 25 (30.12%) VPN
4 16 (19.28%) Firewall
5 15 (18.07%) LAN
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (14.46%) DMZ
7 12 (14.46%) Internet
7 12 (14.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (14.46%) NetScaler
7 12 (14.46%) VPLS
7 12 (14.46%) WLAN
8 8 (9.64%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.20%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.20%) VoIP
9 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) Power BI
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) IT Manager
2 13 (15.66%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Deployment Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) WAN Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (9.64%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Technical Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Change Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Change Manager
10 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) IT Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) IT Support
10 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) CSS
1 6 (7.23%) HTML
2 3 (3.61%) XML
3 2 (2.41%) SOAP
3 2 (2.41%) Visualforce
3 2 (2.41%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Private Cloud
3 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) AS400
7 1 (1.20%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Linux
3 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) ITIL
2 26 (31.33%) Load Balancing
3 25 (30.12%) Project Management
4 18 (21.69%) Service Management
5 17 (20.48%) Problem Management
6 16 (19.28%) Network Architecture
7 15 (18.07%) Information Security
8 13 (15.66%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (15.66%) Risk Management
8 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.46%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (14.46%) Data Security
9 12 (14.46%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (13.25%) DevOps
10 11 (13.25%) ITIL V3
10 11 (13.25%) ITSM
11 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 10 (12.05%) Time Management
11 10 (12.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) C#
2 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (37.35%) CCNA
3 26 (31.33%) CCIE
4 25 (30.12%) CCNP
5 9 (10.84%) Degree
6 6 (7.23%) MCSA
6 6 (7.23%) MCSE
6 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.61%) CEH
8 3 (3.61%) CISA
8 3 (3.61%) CISM
8 3 (3.61%) CISSP
8 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.20%) HNC
9 1 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) SLA
2 6 (7.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.02%) ISO 9001
3 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.02%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (2.41%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco
2 26 (31.33%) F5
3 25 (30.12%) SolarWinds
4 19 (22.89%) Citrix
5 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
6 15 (18.07%) VMware
7 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
7 14 (16.87%) Forcepoint
8 12 (14.46%) Blue Coat
8 12 (14.46%) Oracle
9 9 (10.84%) Palo Alto
10 6 (7.23%) Juniper
10 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.41%) Adobe
11 2 (2.41%) BMC
11 2 (2.41%) HP
11 2 (2.41%) IBM
11 2 (2.41%) Nimsoft
11 2 (2.41%) Remedy
11 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com