Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 90 48
Rank change year-on-year +57 -42 +28
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 85 39 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.42% 2.26% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 2.56% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 62 36 91
Kent median annual salary £47,875 £48,438 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.64% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £73,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +1.06% -1.05%

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 1142 1524 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.19% 88.40% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1347 1685
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -1.19%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 - 24 £49,000 -
Folkestone +9 8 - - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £39,500 -
Dartford - 5 £32,500 -
Maidstone +21 4 £36,000 +20.00%
Chatham +2 4 £30,000 -19.46%
Canterbury - 3 £52,500 -
Sittingbourne - 3 £32,500 -
Tonbridge 0 1 £55,000 -24.14%
Rochester - 1 £67,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £52,500 -
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 40 (47.06%) ITIL
2 28 (32.94%) Cisco
2 28 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (30.59%) CCNA
4 25 (29.41%) WAN
5 24 (28.24%) CCIE
5 24 (28.24%) CheckPoint
5 24 (28.24%) MPLS
5 24 (28.24%) Firewall
5 24 (28.24%) Load Balancing
5 24 (28.24%) F5
6 23 (27.06%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (27.06%) SolarWinds
6 23 (27.06%) VPN
7 22 (25.88%) CCNP
7 22 (25.88%) VLAN
7 22 (25.88%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
9 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
10 17 (20.00%) Project Management
11 13 (15.29%) Windows
12 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (14.12%) Information Security
12 12 (14.12%) ITSM
13 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
13 11 (12.94%) Time Management
13 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (11.76%) Incident Management
14 10 (11.76%) Palo Alto
14 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) WAN
2 24 (28.24%) Firewall
2 24 (28.24%) MPLS
3 23 (27.06%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (27.06%) VPN
4 22 (25.88%) VLAN
5 20 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (9.41%) Internet
7 3 (3.53%) BGP
7 3 (3.53%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.53%) HSRP
7 3 (3.53%) IPsec
7 3 (3.53%) LAN
7 3 (3.53%) OSPF
7 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.53%) VRRP
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.35%) VoIP
8 2 (2.35%) Wireless
9 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Advertising
2 1 (1.18%) Banking
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Network Engineer
2 20 (23.53%) Deployment Engineer
2 20 (23.53%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 17 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
4 16 (18.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (18.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) IT Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Change Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 4 (4.71%) .NET
2 4 (4.71%) CSS
2 4 (4.71%) HTML
3 2 (2.35%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.18%) SOAP
4 1 (1.18%) Web Services
4 1 (1.18%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.53%) AS400
5 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.18%) AIX
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) ITIL
2 24 (28.24%) Load Balancing
3 22 (25.88%) Network Monitoring
4 17 (20.00%) Project Management
5 12 (14.12%) Information Security
5 12 (14.12%) ITSM
5 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.94%) Time Management
7 10 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 9 (10.59%) ITIL V3
8 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.59%) Service Management
8 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (9.41%) Network Architecture
9 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.24%) DevOps
11 6 (7.06%) Business Continuity
11 6 (7.06%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) C#
2 7 (8.24%) SQL
3 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.35%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (30.59%) CCNA
3 24 (28.24%) CCIE
4 22 (25.88%) CCNP
5 7 (8.24%) Degree
6 5 (5.88%) MCSE
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.71%) MCSA
7 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.53%) CEH
8 3 (3.53%) CISA
8 3 (3.53%) CISM
8 3 (3.53%) CISSP
9 2 (2.35%) HNC
9 2 (2.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) BS25999
3 1 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (2.35%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Cisco
2 24 (28.24%) CheckPoint
2 24 (28.24%) F5
3 23 (27.06%) SolarWinds
4 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.76%) Palo Alto
6 8 (9.41%) Oracle
7 6 (7.06%) VMware
8 4 (4.71%) Juniper
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.53%) HP
9 3 (3.53%) Infor
10 2 (2.35%) Adobe
10 2 (2.35%) Avaya
10 2 (2.35%) BMC
10 2 (2.35%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.35%) IBM
10 2 (2.35%) Remedy
10 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.35%) TOWER Software