Period
to 16 January 2021

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

Change Management
England > North of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 81 102
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 262 543 562
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.80% 3.36% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.64% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 236 473 447
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,625 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +3.77%

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 8,671 14,900 17,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 92.78% 92.13% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,337 12,028 14,483
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 16 January 2021.

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 16 January 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
North West +12 134 £49,000 +8.89% 23
Yorkshire -41 97 £42,500 -15.00% 14
North East +2 31 £42,500 -2.64% 6
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 112 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 87 (33.21%) ITIL
3 78 (29.77%) Finance
4 76 (29.01%) Windows
5 71 (27.10%) SQL Server
5 71 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (27.10%) Azure
6 62 (23.66%) SQL
7 55 (20.99%) Project Management
8 51 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (17.94%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (16.03%) VMware
11 36 (13.74%) Degree
12 34 (12.98%) Active Directory
12 34 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 32 (12.21%) Service Delivery
14 31 (11.83%) Software Engineering
14 31 (11.83%) Oracle
14 31 (11.83%) PRINCE2
15 30 (11.45%) .NET
15 30 (11.45%) Linux
15 30 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (11.07%) C#
16 29 (11.07%) Windows Server
17 28 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (10.69%) AWS
18 27 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (10.31%) Office 365
19 26 (9.92%) SLA
20 25 (9.54%) Service Management

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 6 (2.29%) IIS
2 3 (1.15%) Alfresco
2 3 (1.15%) CMS
2 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) Confluence
4 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.29%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.38%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 71 (27.10%) Azure
2 28 (10.69%) AWS
3 27 (10.31%) Office 365
4 11 (4.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (3.05%) SaaS
6 6 (2.29%) IaaS
7 5 (1.91%) Logic Apps
7 5 (1.91%) PaaS
7 5 (1.91%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.53%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.76%) Cloudflare
10 2 (0.76%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.76%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.38%) FinancialForce
11 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.63%) SAN
2 12 (4.58%) DNS
2 12 (4.58%) Firewall
3 11 (4.20%) Skype
4 10 (3.82%) DHCP
4 10 (3.82%) WAN
5 8 (3.05%) LAN
5 8 (3.05%) Network Security
5 8 (3.05%) VPN
6 7 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.29%) VLAN
8 5 (1.91%) BGP
8 5 (1.91%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (1.91%) OSPF
8 5 (1.91%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.91%) VoIP
9 4 (1.53%) HSRP
9 4 (1.53%) SNMP
9 4 (1.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.58%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.53%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.15%) Power BI
8 2 (0.76%) Big Data
8 2 (0.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (8.02%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.58%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.15%) JIRA
4 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 78 (29.77%) Finance
2 13 (4.96%) Financial Institution
2 13 (4.96%) Law
3 9 (3.44%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.05%) Banking
4 8 (3.05%) Legal
5 4 (1.53%) Housing Association
5 4 (1.53%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.15%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.76%) Publishing
7 2 (0.76%) Retail
7 2 (0.76%) Social Housing
8 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (13.36%) Analyst
2 30 (11.45%) Administrator
3 27 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (9.54%) DBA
5 22 (8.40%) SQL DBA
6 18 (6.87%) Developer
7 16 (6.11%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.96%) IT Manager
9 12 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 12 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (3.82%) .NET Developer
11 9 (3.44%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (3.44%) Agile .NET Developer
11 9 (3.44%) Agile C# Developer
11 9 (3.44%) Agile Developer
11 9 (3.44%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (3.44%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (3.44%) IT Analyst
11 9 (3.44%) Service Manager
11 9 (3.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.45%) .NET
2 19 (7.25%) React
2 19 (7.25%) Web Services
3 18 (6.87%) Blazor
4 15 (5.73%) ASP.NET
5 13 (4.96%) .NET Core
6 11 (4.20%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.44%) ASP.NET Core
8 8 (3.05%) CSS
9 5 (1.91%) HTML
10 4 (1.53%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.15%) REST
11 3 (1.15%) SOAP
12 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (0.76%) COM+
12 2 (0.76%) jQuery
12 2 (0.76%) SAML
13 1 (0.38%) JSON
13 1 (0.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.94%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.40%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.20%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.91%) Clustering
6 5 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) PKI
7 3 (1.15%) Replication
8 2 (0.76%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.38%) Handset
9 1 (0.38%) iPad
9 1 (0.38%) IVR
9 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.38%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.01%) Windows
2 30 (11.45%) Linux
3 29 (11.07%) Windows Server
4 21 (8.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (6.87%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.44%) Unix
7 9 (3.44%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (2.67%) CentOS
9 6 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.91%) Solaris
10 5 (1.91%) SUSE
11 2 (0.76%) AIX
11 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (33.21%) ITIL
2 71 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (20.99%) Project Management
4 51 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 32 (12.21%) Service Delivery
7 31 (11.83%) PRINCE2
7 31 (11.83%) Software Engineering
8 30 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (9.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (9.54%) Incident Management
10 25 (9.54%) Service Management
11 24 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (9.16%) Problem Management
11 24 (9.16%) Project Delivery
12 23 (8.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (8.40%) High Availability
14 21 (8.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 20 (7.63%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (23.66%) SQL
2 29 (11.07%) C#
3 23 (8.78%) T-SQL
4 22 (8.40%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.73%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.20%) Python
7 9 (3.44%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.44%) C
8 5 (1.91%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.15%) Java
9 3 (1.15%) Perl
10 2 (0.76%) C++
10 2 (0.76%) Korn
10 2 (0.76%) VB
10 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.76%) VBA
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (13.74%) Degree
2 16 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.44%) CCNP
3 9 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.05%) CCNA
5 7 (2.67%) RHCE
6 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.15%) CSPO
8 3 (1.15%) ISEB
8 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.15%) MCSE
9 2 (0.76%) CISA
9 2 (0.76%) CISM
9 2 (0.76%) CISSP
9 2 (0.76%) MCSA
9 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.92%) SLA
2 11 (4.20%) GDPR
3 8 (3.05%) PMO
4 4 (1.53%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.76%) COBIT
6 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.76%) ITGC
6 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 34 (12.98%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.34%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.67%) Docker
5 6 (2.29%) Firmware
6 3 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.76%) NFS
8 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.38%) pfSense
8 1 (0.38%) vSphere
8 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (6.87%) SCCM
2 12 (4.58%) SCOM
3 8 (3.05%) Ansible
3 8 (3.05%) Kubernetes
3 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.67%) Puppet
4 7 (2.67%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.91%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.91%) Nagios
5 5 (1.91%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.15%) WSUS
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.76%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.76%) Nessus
7 2 (0.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 112 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 42 (16.03%) VMware
3 31 (11.83%) Oracle
4 15 (5.73%) Citrix
5 13 (4.96%) SolarWinds
6 12 (4.58%) Cisco
7 9 (3.44%) Remedy
7 9 (3.44%) Splunk
8 8 (3.05%) Dell
8 8 (3.05%) Veeam
9 7 (2.67%) BMC
9 7 (2.67%) CommVault
9 7 (2.67%) McAfee
10 5 (1.91%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.91%) HP
10 5 (1.91%) Meraki
10 5 (1.91%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.53%) Aderant
11 4 (1.53%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (1.53%) Zscaler