Period
to 16 October 2021

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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 83 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 -21 +83
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 169 78 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.05% 3.02% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.24% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 115 63 257
10th Percentile £32,949 £29,450 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,625 £40,875 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,350 £49,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.88% +8.89% -18.18%
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,938 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

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 5,267 2,410 6,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 95.21% 93.37% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3,951 2,149 4,940
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £28,440
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £70,484
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 16 October 2021.

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 16 October 2021. 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
Altrincham - 2 £53,250 -
Salford -5 1 £52,000 -3.16% 2
Bolton - 1 - - 1
Change Management
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, 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 82 (48.52%) Social Skills
2 56 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.99%) Security Cleared
4 45 (26.63%) Microsoft
5 44 (26.04%) Project Management
6 43 (25.44%) Finance
6 43 (25.44%) Problem-Solving
7 41 (24.26%) Azure
8 38 (22.49%) Degree
9 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
10 34 (20.12%) Windows
11 33 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (18.93%) Risk Management
13 31 (18.34%) GDPR
14 30 (17.75%) Management Information System
14 30 (17.75%) ITIL
14 30 (17.75%) C#
15 28 (16.57%) Computer Science
15 28 (16.57%) Computer Science Degree
15 28 (16.57%) Cybersecurity
16 27 (15.98%) Data Protection
17 26 (15.38%) .NET
18 25 (14.79%) Identity Management
18 25 (14.79%) Software Engineering
18 25 (14.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 25 (14.79%) Smart Meter
18 25 (14.79%) SIEM
18 25 (14.79%) Cyber Essentials
18 25 (14.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
19 24 (14.20%) Regulatory Compliance

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 11 (6.51%) IIS
2 5 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) Apache
4 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) SPSS
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.18%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.59%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 41 (24.26%) Azure
2 18 (10.65%) AWS
3 15 (8.88%) IaaS
3 15 (8.88%) PaaS
4 13 (7.69%) GCP
5 10 (5.92%) GitHub
6 9 (5.33%) GitHub Actions
7 8 (4.73%) mabl
7 8 (4.73%) Microsoft 365
7 8 (4.73%) SaaS
8 6 (3.55%) OpenShift
9 5 (2.96%) Azure Service Bus
10 3 (1.78%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.18%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.59%) AWS IoT
12 1 (0.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (4.73%) DNS
3 7 (4.14%) DHCP
3 7 (4.14%) Network Security
3 7 (4.14%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (3.55%) LAN
4 6 (3.55%) Wireshark
5 5 (2.96%) Firewall
6 4 (2.37%) Wireless
7 3 (1.78%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (1.78%) WAN
8 2 (1.18%) PBX
8 2 (1.18%) RTP
8 2 (1.18%) STUN
8 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.59%) DMZ
9 1 (0.59%) Internet
9 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.59%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) MySQL
3 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.37%) Tableau
6 2 (1.18%) Power BI
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (8.88%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.33%) Artifactory
2 9 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.96%) Bitbucket
3 5 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.96%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.37%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 82 (48.52%) Social Skills
2 43 (25.44%) Finance
3 33 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (14.20%) Police
5 19 (11.24%) Organisational Skills
6 17 (10.06%) Public Sector
7 11 (6.51%) Law
8 7 (4.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (3.55%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.96%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (2.37%) Legal
12 3 (1.78%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (1.78%) Retail
13 2 (1.18%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
13 2 (1.18%) Marketing
14 1 (0.59%) Advertising
14 1 (0.59%) Local Government
14 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (21.30%) Consultant
2 25 (14.79%) Analyst
2 25 (14.79%) Security Consultant
3 24 (14.20%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 21 (12.43%) Project Manager
5 18 (10.65%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.51%) IT Analyst
7 7 (4.14%) Business IT Analyst
7 7 (4.14%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (4.14%) Developer
7 7 (4.14%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.14%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (3.55%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
8 6 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.55%) Service Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.55%) Service Manager
9 5 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (2.96%) IT Risk Analyst
9 5 (2.96%) IT Technician
9 5 (2.96%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.38%) .NET
2 23 (13.61%) React
3 13 (7.69%) Blazor
3 13 (7.69%) LDAP
4 12 (7.10%) XML
5 10 (5.92%) AngularJS
5 10 (5.92%) CSS
5 10 (5.92%) HTML
6 9 (5.33%) Ajax
6 9 (5.33%) HTML5
7 5 (2.96%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.18%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (1.18%) REST
8 2 (1.18%) WebRTC
9 1 (0.59%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.59%) jQuery
9 1 (0.59%) JSON
9 1 (0.59%) SOAP
9 1 (0.59%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.75%) Management Information System
2 25 (14.79%) Smart Meter
3 13 (7.69%) PKI
4 8 (4.73%) Clustering
4 8 (4.73%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.73%) User Experience
5 7 (4.14%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.37%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.78%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.78%) NHS
7 3 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.18%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.59%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.59%) Social Media
9 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.12%) Windows
2 18 (10.65%) Linux
3 16 (9.47%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.51%) Windows 10
5 7 (4.14%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.14%) Mac OS
6 6 (3.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (26.04%) Project Management
3 43 (25.44%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (18.93%) Risk Management
5 30 (17.75%) ITIL
6 28 (16.57%) Computer Science
6 28 (16.57%) Cybersecurity
7 27 (15.98%) Data Protection
8 25 (14.79%) Identity Management
8 25 (14.79%) SIEM
8 25 (14.79%) Software Engineering
9 24 (14.20%) Cyber Assurance
9 24 (14.20%) Fraud Detection
9 24 (14.20%) ISMS
9 24 (14.20%) Regulatory Compliance
9 24 (14.20%) Security Management
9 24 (14.20%) Security Testing
9 24 (14.20%) Threat Analysis
9 24 (14.20%) Vulnerability Management
10 20 (11.83%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.75%) C#
2 20 (11.83%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.88%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.51%) SQL
5 9 (5.33%) TypeScript
6 7 (4.14%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.37%) Python
8 3 (1.78%) R
9 2 (1.18%) C
9 2 (1.18%) VB
9 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.18%) VBA
10 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.59%) Java
10 1 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (28.99%) Security Cleared
2 38 (22.49%) Degree
3 28 (16.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (11.83%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.51%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.73%) MCSA
8 7 (4.14%) MCTS
9 6 (3.55%) OCP
9 6 (3.55%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (2.37%) PMP
11 3 (1.78%) CIPD
11 3 (1.78%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.78%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.59%) APMG
13 1 (0.59%) APMP
13 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.34%) GDPR
2 25 (14.79%) Cyber Essentials
2 25 (14.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 25 (14.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (14.20%) NIST
4 11 (6.51%) SLA
5 5 (2.96%) QA
6 3 (1.78%) PMO
7 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.59%) CDISC
8 1 (0.59%) GRC
8 1 (0.59%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.37%) Docker
3 4 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.18%) Kamailio
4 2 (1.18%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.59%) Firmware
5 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.59%) LXC
5 1 (0.59%) NFS
5 1 (0.59%) SRDF
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) Ansible
2 7 (4.14%) SCCM
3 6 (3.55%) CloudForms
4 5 (2.96%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.18%) Control-M
5 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.59%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (26.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.69%) VMware
3 10 (5.92%) Cisco
4 8 (4.73%) Oracle
5 7 (4.14%) Citrix
6 6 (3.55%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.55%) SAP
7 5 (2.96%) ConnectWise
8 4 (2.37%) Remedy
9 3 (1.78%) Meraki
9 3 (1.78%) NetApp
9 3 (1.78%) Okta
10 2 (1.18%) BroadSoft
10 2 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.18%) Polycom
10 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.18%) SYSPRO
10 2 (1.18%) Workday
10 2 (1.18%) Yealink
11 1 (0.59%) HP