Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 99 82 125
Rank change year-on-year -17 +43 -13
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 164 110 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.95% 3.47% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 3.62% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 128 98 104
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,250 £28,975
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £35,566
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,350 £49,500 £53,053
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% -6.70% -7.73%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £66,125 £71,250 £72,312
North West median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +15.29% -19.05%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,274 3,037 5,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.87% 95.71% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,900 2,696 4,240
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,964
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £69,750 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £71,356
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Manchester.

Salary trend for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Rochdale - 4 £29,000 -
Altrincham -6 2 £53,250 +45.89%
Stockport - 2 £41,000 -
Salford -5 1 £52,000 -3.16% 3
Bolton - 1 £40,000 -
Wigan - 1 £45,000 - 1
Change Management
North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 64 (39.02%) Windows
2 62 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 58 (35.37%) Security Cleared
4 54 (32.93%) Active Directory
5 50 (30.49%) ITIL
6 48 (29.27%) Project Management
7 47 (28.66%) Social Skills
8 46 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 46 (28.05%) Azure
9 45 (27.44%) Windows Server
10 40 (24.39%) Finance
10 40 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (21.34%) SC Cleared
12 34 (20.73%) AWS
12 34 (20.73%) Public Sector
13 33 (20.12%) PowerShell
13 33 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
14 32 (19.51%) IaaS
14 32 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 31 (18.90%) Wi-Fi
15 31 (18.90%) PaaS
15 31 (18.90%) Windows 10
16 30 (18.29%) GCP
17 29 (17.68%) Root Cause Analysis
17 29 (17.68%) LDAP
17 29 (17.68%) PKI
18 28 (17.07%) Linux
19 25 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
19 25 (15.24%) Risk Management

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 22 (13.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.66%) IIS
3 2 (1.22%) Confluence
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 46 (28.05%) Azure
2 34 (20.73%) AWS
3 32 (19.51%) IaaS
4 31 (18.90%) PaaS
5 30 (18.29%) GCP
6 11 (6.71%) SaaS
7 9 (5.49%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (2.44%) Azure Service Bus
8 4 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (2.44%) GitHub
9 3 (1.83%) GitHub Actions
9 3 (1.83%) mabl
9 3 (1.83%) Power Platform
10 2 (1.22%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (1.22%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.61%) AWS IoT
11 1 (0.61%) Azure Logic Apps
11 1 (0.61%) FinancialForce
11 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.90%) Wi-Fi
2 23 (14.02%) DNS
3 22 (13.41%) DHCP
4 21 (12.80%) Network Security
4 21 (12.80%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (5.49%) Firewall
6 5 (3.05%) VPN
6 5 (3.05%) WAN
7 4 (2.44%) LAN
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.22%) Internet
8 2 (1.22%) Wireless
9 1 (0.61%) BGP
9 1 (0.61%) Extranet
9 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.61%) IPsec
9 1 (0.61%) OSPF
9 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.20%) MySQL
3 6 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.83%) Power BI
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.22%) Big Data
5 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.61%) QlikView
6 1 (0.61%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.83%) Artifactory
2 3 (1.83%) Bitbucket
2 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.83%) JIRA
2 3 (1.83%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.61%) GitLab
4 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (28.66%) Social Skills
2 40 (24.39%) Finance
3 34 (20.73%) Public Sector
4 32 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.71%) Law
6 10 (6.10%) Organisational Skills
7 7 (4.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (3.05%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (3.05%) Manufacturing
8 5 (3.05%) Police
8 5 (3.05%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (2.44%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.83%) Advertising
10 3 (1.83%) Legal
10 3 (1.83%) Marketing
10 3 (1.83%) Retail
11 2 (1.22%) Local Government
11 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (26.22%) Analyst
2 23 (14.02%) IT Analyst
3 22 (13.41%) IT Technician
4 19 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (10.98%) Help Desk Analyst
5 18 (10.98%) Help Desk Technician
6 17 (10.37%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.10%) Consultant
8 8 (4.88%) Administrator
9 7 (4.27%) Senior Server Engineer
9 7 (4.27%) Server Engineer
9 7 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.66%) IT Manager
10 6 (3.66%) Programme Manager
10 6 (3.66%) Security Consultant
10 6 (3.66%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.05%) Applications Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Developer
11 5 (3.05%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.68%) LDAP
2 11 (6.71%) .NET
3 7 (4.27%) React
4 6 (3.66%) XML
5 5 (3.05%) HTML
6 4 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.44%) CSS
7 3 (1.83%) Ajax
7 3 (1.83%) Blazor
7 3 (1.83%) HTML5
7 3 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.22%) jQuery
8 2 (1.22%) Middleware
9 1 (0.61%) JSON
9 1 (0.61%) REST
9 1 (0.61%) SAML
9 1 (0.61%) SOAP
9 1 (0.61%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.68%) PKI
2 22 (13.41%) Driving Licence
3 20 (12.20%) Clustering
4 8 (4.88%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.05%) Smart Meter
7 5 (3.05%) User Experience
8 4 (2.44%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.22%) NHS
9 2 (1.22%) PMI
9 2 (1.22%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.61%) Life Science
10 1 (0.61%) Replication
10 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (39.02%) Windows
2 45 (27.44%) Windows Server
3 31 (18.90%) Windows 10
4 28 (17.07%) Linux
5 10 (6.10%) Android
5 10 (6.10%) Mac OS
6 9 (5.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.49%) ITIL
2 48 (29.27%) Project Management
3 40 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (17.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 25 (15.24%) Risk Management
7 24 (14.63%) Change Control
8 23 (14.02%) Asset Management
8 23 (14.02%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 23 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (12.20%) Network Load Balancing
9 20 (12.20%) Project Delivery
10 17 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (9.76%) ERP
11 16 (9.76%) Scrum
12 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
13 13 (7.93%) Problem Management
14 12 (7.32%) Business Analysis
14 12 (7.32%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.12%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.54%) C#
3 9 (5.49%) SQL
4 8 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.27%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.44%) Java
7 3 (1.83%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.22%) C
8 2 (1.22%) Python
8 2 (1.22%) VB
8 2 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.61%) Bash
9 1 (0.61%) R
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 46 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (21.34%) SC Cleared
4 23 (14.02%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (12.80%) MCSA
6 20 (12.20%) MCTS
7 15 (9.15%) Degree
8 6 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.44%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.83%) APMP
10 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.83%) CISM
10 3 (1.83%) CISSP
10 3 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.22%) CCIE
11 2 (1.22%) CCNP
11 2 (1.22%) CRISC
11 2 (1.22%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.22%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.71%) GDPR
1 11 (6.71%) SLA
2 8 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (3.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (3.66%) QA
4 5 (3.05%) NIST
5 3 (1.83%) PMO
6 2 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.61%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.61%) GRC
7 1 (0.61%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (32.93%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (12.20%) SCCM
2 5 (3.05%) Ansible
3 4 (2.44%) Terraform
4 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.22%) Control-M
5 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.61%) Grafana
6 1 (0.61%) Kibana
6 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (37.80%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.24%) VMware
3 22 (13.41%) Citrix
4 5 (3.05%) Cisco
5 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.22%) F5
5 2 (1.22%) Okta
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle
5 2 (1.22%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.22%) SYSPRO
6 1 (0.61%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.61%) Databricks
6 1 (0.61%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.61%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.61%) MikroTik
6 1 (0.61%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (0.61%) Workday
6 1 (0.61%) Xamarin