Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North of England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 88 116
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 +24
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 264 699 614
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.87% 3.60% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.89% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 226 584 483
Median annual salary £44,750 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.07% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,125 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +7.32%

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 the North of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,467 17,948 21,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 92.17% 92.55% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7,021 13,690 17,494
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,146
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.30% +4.60%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the North of England

Change Management
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the North of England.

Salary trend for Change Management in the North of England

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Management in the North of England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the North of England

Change Management
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the North of England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
North West -10 164 £45,000 - 21
Yorkshire +11 75 £42,500 -1.16% 12
North East +17 25 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 100 (37.88%) ITIL
2 89 (33.71%) Microsoft
3 88 (33.33%) Windows
4 74 (28.03%) Finance
5 63 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (21.21%) SQL
7 52 (19.70%) Linux
8 50 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (18.94%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 47 (17.80%) VMware
11 45 (17.05%) Service Delivery
11 45 (17.05%) Project Management
12 41 (15.53%) Oracle
13 40 (15.15%) SLA
14 38 (14.39%) Active Directory
15 32 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (12.12%) Data Centre
16 31 (11.74%) Problem Management
17 30 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
18 26 (9.85%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (9.85%) Incident Management
19 25 (9.47%) Office 365
19 25 (9.47%) PL/SQL
19 25 (9.47%) Cisco
19 25 (9.47%) Self-Motivation
20 24 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (9.09%) PowerShell
21 23 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 16 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.68%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.65%) IIS
4 6 (2.27%) Confluence
4 6 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.14%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.76%) Apache
7 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.65%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.52%) Q-Pulse
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.38%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.47%) Office 365
2 18 (6.82%) Azure
3 5 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.89%) Logic Apps
4 4 (1.52%) AWS
4 4 (1.52%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.14%) SaaS
6 2 (0.76%) Power Automate
6 2 (0.76%) PowerApps
6 2 (0.76%) Yammer
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.58%) DHCP
1 20 (7.58%) DNS
1 20 (7.58%) LAN
1 20 (7.58%) SAN
1 20 (7.58%) WAN
2 19 (7.20%) Firewall
3 18 (6.82%) Network Security
3 18 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.68%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (5.68%) iSCSI
5 12 (4.55%) VPN
6 8 (3.03%) FTP
7 6 (2.27%) Internet
7 6 (2.27%) MPLS
7 6 (2.27%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (1.89%) SSL
9 4 (1.52%) tcpdump
9 4 (1.52%) VoIP
9 4 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.85%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.27%) SAP BW
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.14%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.76%) MS Access
10 2 (0.76%) Power BI
10 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.38%) DB2
11 1 (0.38%) DTS
11 1 (0.38%) Informix
Development Applications
1 21 (7.95%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (2.65%) JIRA
3 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.38%) ERwin
5 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 74 (28.03%) Finance
2 21 (7.95%) Financial Institution
3 15 (5.68%) Law
4 12 (4.55%) Legal
4 12 (4.55%) Retail
5 11 (4.17%) Banking
6 10 (3.79%) Marketing
7 8 (3.03%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.14%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.76%) Back Office
10 2 (0.76%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Local Government
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (20.45%) Analyst
2 21 (7.95%) Business Analyst
2 21 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (6.44%) Development Manager
4 15 (5.68%) Service Manager
5 13 (4.92%) IT Manager
5 13 (4.92%) Oracle Development Manager
5 13 (4.92%) Server Engineer
6 11 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 11 (4.17%) Systems Manager
7 10 (3.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (3.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (3.03%) Developer
9 8 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (3.03%) IT Analyst
9 8 (3.03%) IT Support
9 8 (3.03%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.03%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.52%) .NET
3 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.76%) LDAP
4 2 (0.76%) Middleware
4 2 (0.76%) Velocity
4 2 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.38%) Ajax
5 1 (0.38%) COM
5 1 (0.38%) CSS
5 1 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.38%) jQuery
5 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.38%) REST
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.38%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.38%) SOAP
5 1 (0.38%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
5 1 (0.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 25 (9.47%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.79%) Clustering
6 6 (2.27%) Replication
7 5 (1.89%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.89%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.89%) User Experience
8 4 (1.52%) PKI
9 3 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.76%) AS400
10 2 (0.76%) CMDB
10 2 (0.76%) Handset
10 2 (0.76%) iPad
10 2 (0.76%) iSeries
10 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 88 (33.33%) Windows
2 52 (19.70%) Linux
3 18 (6.82%) Unix
3 18 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.68%) Windows Server
5 14 (5.30%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.79%) Solaris
8 8 (3.03%) SUSE
9 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.76%) CentOS
11 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.88%) ITIL
2 63 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (18.94%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (17.05%) Project Management
4 45 (17.05%) Service Delivery
5 31 (11.74%) Problem Management
6 26 (9.85%) Incident Management
7 24 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (8.71%) Service Management
9 21 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 21 (7.95%) Project Delivery
10 20 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (7.58%) ITIL V3
11 19 (7.20%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.20%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (6.06%) Business Analysis
12 16 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.06%) Information Security
12 16 (6.06%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.21%) SQL
2 25 (9.47%) PL/SQL
3 24 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.17%) Python
5 8 (3.03%) Java
6 5 (1.89%) C
6 5 (1.89%) C#
7 4 (1.52%) VBScript
8 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.76%) Ruby
9 2 (0.76%) Scala
9 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.38%) ABAP
10 1 (0.38%) COBOL
10 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (8.33%) Degree
2 22 (8.33%) MCSA
3 21 (7.95%) MCSE
4 13 (4.92%) CCNA
4 13 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (4.92%) Server+ Certification
5 10 (3.79%) CCNP
5 10 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.65%) RHCE
7 6 (2.27%) CCIE
8 3 (1.14%) CISM
8 3 (1.14%) CISSP
8 3 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.14%) HNC
8 3 (1.14%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.76%) CISA
9 2 (0.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.15%) SLA
2 16 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.92%) GDPR
3 13 (4.92%) PCI DSS
4 8 (3.03%) QA
5 6 (2.27%) COBIT
5 6 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.89%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.76%) ITGC
7 2 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (14.39%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (3.79%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.89%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.52%) Docker
8 3 (1.14%) XenApp
9 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.76%) Firmware
10 1 (0.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.92%) Ansible
2 8 (3.03%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.27%) SCCM
4 3 (1.14%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.14%) Puppet
5 2 (0.76%) MobiControl
5 2 (0.76%) Nessus
6 1 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.38%) Cacti
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.38%) OpenView
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 89 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 47 (17.80%) VMware
3 41 (15.53%) Oracle
4 25 (9.47%) Cisco
5 21 (7.95%) Citrix
5 21 (7.95%) SAP
6 10 (3.79%) IBM
7 9 (3.41%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.03%) Sun
9 7 (2.65%) HP
9 7 (2.65%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.27%) Symantec
11 5 (1.89%) Hitachi
11 5 (1.89%) Mitel
11 5 (1.89%) NetApp
11 5 (1.89%) Siemens
11 5 (1.89%) Veeam
12 4 (1.52%) IBM Sterling
12 4 (1.52%) Juniper
12 4 (1.52%) MobileIron