Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 207 240
Rank change year-on-year -6 +33 -7
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 171 210 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.22% 1.37% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.51% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 119 141 113
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.90%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,514 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.13% - -5.00%

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 12,787 13,903 16,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.87% 90.94% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10,062 11,407 13,237
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 -16 119 £45,000 - 19
East Midlands +28 52 £45,000 +3.45% 8
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 48 (28.07%) ITIL
2 35 (20.47%) Project Management
3 34 (19.88%) PRINCE2
4 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
5 30 (17.54%) Service Delivery
6 26 (15.20%) Windows
7 25 (14.62%) Finance
7 25 (14.62%) Data Centre
8 21 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (12.28%) Due Diligence
8 21 (12.28%) Degree
8 21 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (11.70%) Linux
9 20 (11.70%) Presales
10 19 (11.11%) CCTV
11 18 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (10.53%) Change Management
11 18 (10.53%) PMO
12 17 (9.94%) VMware
13 16 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (9.36%) Demand Management
14 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (8.19%) Office 365
15 14 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 12 (7.02%) Service Management
16 12 (7.02%) Java
16 12 (7.02%) Process Improvement
16 12 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (6.43%) Cybersecurity

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 11 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.85%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.92%) Apache
4 4 (2.34%) WordPress
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.58%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Infor M3
1 4 (2.34%) Movex
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.19%) Office 365
2 11 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.75%) Yammer
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.26%) LAN
3 8 (4.68%) Internet
4 7 (4.09%) WAN
5 6 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.51%) DNS
5 6 (3.51%) Firewall
5 6 (3.51%) MPLS
5 6 (3.51%) Skype
6 5 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (2.92%) Wireless
7 4 (2.34%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.34%) IP Telephony
7 4 (2.34%) Network Security
7 4 (2.34%) VPN
8 3 (1.75%) SAN
8 3 (1.75%) WLAN
9 2 (1.17%) BGP
9 2 (1.17%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.26%) MySQL
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.17%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (14.62%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Marketing
3 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.92%) Retail
5 4 (2.34%) Banking
5 4 (2.34%) Legal
6 2 (1.17%) Automotive
6 2 (1.17%) French Language
6 2 (1.17%) German Language
6 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (16.96%) Project Manager
2 19 (11.11%) Architect
2 19 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 19 (11.11%) Data Centre Architect
2 19 (11.11%) Service Architect
3 18 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 15 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
5 13 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.02%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (6.43%) Consultant
7 11 (6.43%) PMO Manager
8 10 (5.85%) Analyst
8 10 (5.85%) Change Manager
9 9 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Process Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.85%) .NET
1 10 (5.85%) RESTful
2 7 (4.09%) SAP Basis
3 5 (2.92%) LAMP
4 4 (2.34%) CSS
4 4 (2.34%) CSS3
4 4 (2.34%) HTML
4 4 (2.34%) HTML5
4 4 (2.34%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (2.34%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.75%) WinForms
6 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.62%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.11%) CCTV
3 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.85%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.51%) Replication
6 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.75%) Digital Signage
7 3 (1.75%) User Experience
7 3 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.58%) EPoS
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.20%) Windows
2 20 (11.70%) Linux
3 8 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.92%) CentOS
4 5 (2.92%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.34%) Android
5 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.34%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.58%) SUSE
6 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.58%) Unix
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.07%) ITIL
2 35 (20.47%) Project Management
3 34 (19.88%) PRINCE2
4 30 (17.54%) Service Delivery
5 21 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (12.28%) Due Diligence
6 20 (11.70%) Presales
7 18 (10.53%) Change Management
8 16 (9.36%) Demand Management
8 16 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 12 (7.02%) Process Improvement
11 12 (7.02%) Service Management
12 11 (6.43%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (6.43%) Incident Management
12 11 (6.43%) Line Management
12 11 (6.43%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (6.43%) Risk Management
13 10 (5.85%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.02%) Java
2 9 (5.26%) C#
3 8 (4.68%) C++
4 7 (4.09%) ABAP
5 6 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.92%) PHP
6 5 (2.92%) Python
6 5 (2.92%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.75%) SQL
8 2 (1.17%) C
9 1 (0.58%) Perl
9 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (12.28%) Degree
1 21 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (4.09%) CISSP
5 6 (3.51%) CCNP
6 5 (2.92%) RHCE
7 4 (2.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (2.34%) CCNA
7 4 (2.34%) CCSP
7 4 (2.34%) CEH
7 4 (2.34%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.75%) CISM
8 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.17%) HNC
9 2 (1.17%) HND
9 2 (1.17%) ISEB
9 2 (1.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (10.53%) PMO
2 10 (5.85%) GDPR
3 4 (2.34%) COBIT
4 3 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.17%) SLA
6 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.92%) iptables
4 4 (2.34%) Squid
5 2 (1.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.58%) Postfix
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Nagios
2 6 (3.51%) SCCM
3 5 (2.92%) SELinux
4 4 (2.34%) Plesk
4 4 (2.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.75%) SCOM
6 2 (1.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Puppet
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) VMware
3 9 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.68%) SolarWinds
5 7 (4.09%) Cisco
5 7 (4.09%) SAP
6 4 (2.34%) F5
6 4 (2.34%) Meraki
6 4 (2.34%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.17%) IBM
7 2 (1.17%) NetApp
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.58%) New Relic
8 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow