Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 123 99
Rank change year-on-year +32 -24 +61
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 109 103 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.94% 2.11% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.24% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99 74 169
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,150 £36,750
25th Percentile £35,750 £37,669 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,700 £52,777 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.75% +0.53% +16.67%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £77,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +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 3,475 4,594 5,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 93.82% 93.95% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,955 3,701 4,673
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,528
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,660 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 11 April 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 11 April 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 - 30 £36,500 - 1
Salford +18 2 £61,850 -11.64%
Cheadle +6 1 £65,000 - 1
Bolton 0 1 £37,500 -50.00%
Change Management
North West

For the 6 months to 11 April 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 56 (51.38%) Project Management
2 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (35.78%) Finance
3 39 (35.78%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (33.94%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (31.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
6 29 (26.61%) PRINCE2
7 23 (21.10%) ITIL
7 23 (21.10%) Regression Testing
7 23 (21.10%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (20.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (19.27%) Test Scripting
9 21 (19.27%) Azure
9 21 (19.27%) Change Control
9 21 (19.27%) e-Learning
10 20 (18.35%) Risk Assessment
10 20 (18.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 20 (18.35%) Mathematics
10 20 (18.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 20 (18.35%) GDPR
10 20 (18.35%) Product Roadmap
11 19 (17.43%) Degree
12 17 (15.60%) Coaching
13 16 (14.68%) Windows
14 14 (12.84%) VMware
14 14 (12.84%) SC Cleared
14 14 (12.84%) Security Cleared
15 13 (11.93%) Ansible

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 6 (5.50%) Alfresco
1 6 (5.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.83%) SAP QM
1 2 (1.83%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) Azure
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.83%) AWS
4 2 (1.83%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.92%) IaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.92%) PowerApps
5 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Firewall
2 7 (6.42%) LAN
2 7 (6.42%) Network Security
3 6 (5.50%) SD-WAN
3 6 (5.50%) WAN
4 5 (4.59%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (4.59%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (4.59%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.67%) DHCP
5 4 (3.67%) DNS
6 2 (1.83%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.83%) VLAN
6 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.83%) Wireless
6 2 (1.83%) WLAN
7 1 (0.92%) SNMP
7 1 (0.92%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.92%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Power BI
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.75%) JIRA
General
1 39 (35.78%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Law
3 3 (2.75%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (18.35%) Administrator
1 20 (18.35%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (12.84%) Architect
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Configuration Administrator
5 7 (6.42%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Head of IT
6 6 (5.50%) Lead Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.59%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.59%) Network Architect
7 5 (4.59%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (4.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) .NET
2 10 (9.17%) React
3 9 (8.26%) Blazor
4 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.59%) .NET Core
6 5 (4.59%) JSON
7 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (2.75%) CSS
9 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.83%) HTML
9 2 (1.83%) jQuery
10 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.92%) COM
10 1 (0.92%) Node.js
10 1 (0.92%) SAML
10 1 (0.92%) WCF
10 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.94%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (21.10%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (19.27%) e-Learning
4 11 (10.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.50%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.59%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.75%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.92%) Handset
8 1 (0.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) Replication
8 1 (0.92%) Social Media
8 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.68%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Linux
3 5 (4.59%) CentOS
3 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.38%) Project Management
2 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (35.78%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (31.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (26.61%) PRINCE2
6 23 (21.10%) ITIL
6 23 (21.10%) Regression Testing
7 22 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (20.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (19.27%) Change Control
8 21 (19.27%) Test Scripting
9 20 (18.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 20 (18.35%) Mathematics
9 20 (18.35%) Product Roadmap
9 20 (18.35%) Risk Assessment
9 20 (18.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 17 (15.60%) Coaching
11 11 (10.09%) Time Management
12 10 (9.17%) Incident Management
12 10 (9.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) C#
2 11 (10.09%) Python
3 6 (5.50%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.67%) C
4 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.67%) SQL
5 3 (2.75%) Java
6 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 14 (12.84%) SC Cleared
2 14 (12.84%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (6.42%) RHCE
5 3 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.75%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.83%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.92%) CCIE
7 1 (0.92%) CCNA
7 1 (0.92%) CCNP
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) GDPR
2 8 (7.34%) PMO
3 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) Docker
2 5 (4.59%) VMware NSX
3 2 (1.83%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Ansible
2 8 (7.34%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.59%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.59%) Puppet
3 5 (4.59%) Terraform
4 2 (1.83%) Nessus
4 2 (1.83%) SCCM
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.84%) VMware
3 8 (7.34%) Cisco
4 6 (5.50%) OpenText
4 6 (5.50%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.59%) CA
5 5 (4.59%) Fortinet
5 5 (4.59%) Splunk
6 4 (3.67%) Remedy
7 2 (1.83%) Apple
7 2 (1.83%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.83%) Becrypt
7 2 (1.83%) BroadSoft
7 2 (1.83%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) McAfee
7 2 (1.83%) Meraki
7 2 (1.83%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.92%) Mitel
8 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow