Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 229 207
Rank change year-on-year +33 -22 +41
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 149 167 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.27% 1.19% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.30% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 118 113 144
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.56% +11.88%
10th Percentile £29,675 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -

Change Control 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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,766 12,818 13,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.09% 91.39% 91.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8,556 10,034 11,456
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in the Midlands

Change Control
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Change Control in the Midlands

Change Control
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Change Control in the Midlands

Change Control
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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 Midlands +13 100 £43,750 -2.78% 19
East Midlands +30 49 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT jobs citing Change Control 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 40 (26.85%) Project Management
2 37 (24.83%) ITIL
2 37 (24.83%) Finance
3 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
4 29 (19.46%) Cisco
5 28 (18.79%) Windows
5 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (17.45%) SQL
7 26 (17.45%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (16.11%) Change Management
9 23 (15.44%) Firewall
9 23 (15.44%) Configuration Management
9 23 (15.44%) PRINCE2
10 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
10 22 (14.77%) Telecoms
11 21 (14.09%) Azure
11 21 (14.09%) Office 365
12 19 (12.75%) Active Directory
13 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
13 18 (12.08%) PMO
14 17 (11.41%) People Management
14 17 (11.41%) Capacity Management
14 17 (11.41%) QA
14 17 (11.41%) VMware
15 16 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (10.74%) Degree
15 16 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (10.74%) Windows Server
16 15 (10.07%) Capacity Planning

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.34%) Apache
3 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (5.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Workfront
2 3 (2.01%) Visualfiles
3 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.09%) Azure
1 21 (14.09%) Office 365
2 10 (6.71%) SaaS
3 6 (4.03%) AWS
4 5 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (3.36%) IaaS
4 5 (3.36%) PaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.44%) Firewall
2 15 (10.07%) WAN
3 11 (7.38%) VLAN
3 11 (7.38%) VPN
4 10 (6.71%) BGP
4 10 (6.71%) Ethernet
4 10 (6.71%) MPLS
4 10 (6.71%) OSPF
4 10 (6.71%) VoIP
4 10 (6.71%) VPLS
4 10 (6.71%) xDSL
5 6 (4.03%) Wireless
6 5 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.36%) DNS
6 5 (3.36%) Internet
6 5 (3.36%) LAN
6 5 (3.36%) NAS
6 5 (3.36%) Network Security
6 5 (3.36%) SAN
7 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.68%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.34%) MySQL
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (4.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.34%) Bazaar
2 2 (1.34%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (24.83%) Finance
2 22 (14.77%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.37%) Public Sector
3 8 (5.37%) Retail
4 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.36%) Banking
6 4 (2.68%) Legal
7 3 (2.01%) Billing
8 2 (1.34%) Games
8 2 (1.34%) Law
8 2 (1.34%) Social Housing
9 1 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) Front Office
9 1 (0.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.67%) Police
Job Titles
1 23 (15.44%) Project Manager
2 18 (12.08%) Analyst
3 15 (10.07%) Developer
4 10 (6.71%) Network Engineer
5 9 (6.04%) IT Manager
5 9 (6.04%) Network Manager
6 8 (5.37%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.70%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (4.70%) Junior
8 6 (4.03%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.03%) Implementation Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Business Process Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (3.36%) Process Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.36%) Service Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.36%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.72%) .NET
2 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.37%) CSS
3 8 (5.37%) HTML
4 6 (4.03%) Ajax
4 6 (4.03%) jQuery
4 6 (4.03%) JSON
4 6 (4.03%) SOAP
4 6 (4.03%) WPF
5 4 (2.68%) Web Services
6 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.34%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.34%) LAMP
6 2 (1.34%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.67%) RESTful
7 1 (0.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.71%) Handset
3 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.03%) EPoS
5 6 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.68%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.68%) PMI
7 3 (2.01%) CCTV
7 3 (2.01%) Replication
7 3 (2.01%) User Experience
8 2 (1.34%) FMCG
8 2 (1.34%) Life Science
8 2 (1.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.67%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.79%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.38%) Linux
4 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.01%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.34%) CentOS
6 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.34%) SUSE
6 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.85%) Project Management
2 37 (24.83%) ITIL
3 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (16.11%) Change Management
5 23 (15.44%) Configuration Management
5 23 (15.44%) PRINCE2
6 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
7 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.41%) Capacity Management
8 17 (11.41%) People Management
9 16 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (10.07%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (10.07%) Service Management
11 14 (9.40%) Project Planning
12 13 (8.72%) Presales
12 13 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (8.72%) Process Improvement
13 12 (8.05%) Data Analysis
13 12 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.45%) SQL
2 11 (7.38%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.04%) C#
4 8 (5.37%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.03%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.01%) C++
7 3 (2.01%) Java
7 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.34%) Python
9 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (17.45%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (10.74%) Degree
3 14 (9.40%) MCSE
3 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (8.72%) CCNP
5 12 (8.05%) CCDP
5 12 (8.05%) CCSP
5 12 (8.05%) JNCIA
5 12 (8.05%) JNCIE
5 12 (8.05%) JNCIP
6 11 (7.38%) CCNA
6 11 (7.38%) MCSA
7 10 (6.71%) HND
8 7 (4.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (3.36%) CCIE
10 5 (3.36%) HNC
11 4 (2.68%) PMI Certification
12 3 (2.01%) CCSE
12 3 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.08%) PMO
2 17 (11.41%) QA
3 14 (9.40%) SLA
4 9 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.67%) NIST
System Software
1 19 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (5.37%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.34%) iptables
5 2 (1.34%) Squid
5 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (9.40%) SCCM
2 11 (7.38%) WSUS
3 10 (6.71%) Cacti
3 10 (6.71%) Observium
4 7 (4.70%) SCOM
5 5 (3.36%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.36%) FortiGate
5 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (3.36%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.34%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.34%) Nagios
6 2 (1.34%) SELinux
6 2 (1.34%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.46%) Cisco
3 17 (11.41%) VMware
4 10 (6.71%) Avaya
4 10 (6.71%) Mitel
4 10 (6.71%) SolarWinds
5 8 (5.37%) Remedy
5 8 (5.37%) ServiceNow
6 7 (4.70%) Ivanti
7 6 (4.03%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.03%) Oracle
8 5 (3.36%) BT
8 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (3.36%) Virgin Media
9 4 (2.68%) Sage
9 4 (2.68%) Tableau
10 3 (2.01%) Aruba
10 3 (2.01%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.01%) HP
10 3 (2.01%) SAP