Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 101 118
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 527 577 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 3.25% 3.00% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.26% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 437 442 459
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,550 £31,250 £30,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,750
% change year-on-year - +0.46% +4.29%

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 14,926 17,677 21,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 91.98% 91.92% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11,928 14,271 17,941
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,235 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
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 percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 January 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 21 January 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 -15 240 £45,000 -14.29% 55
Yorkshire +34 236 £50,000 +11.11% 41
North East +25 51 £46,568 +12.89% 6
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 173 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (28.65%) Microsoft
3 147 (27.89%) ITIL
4 145 (27.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 142 (26.94%) Finance
6 129 (24.48%) Problem-Solving
7 117 (22.20%) Analytical Skills
8 107 (20.30%) Project Management
9 102 (19.35%) Windows
10 87 (16.51%) Coaching
11 85 (16.13%) Mentoring
12 83 (15.75%) Service Management
13 78 (14.80%) Microsoft Office
14 77 (14.61%) Linux
15 74 (14.04%) SQL
16 73 (13.85%) Financial Institution
17 72 (13.66%) Active Directory
18 69 (13.09%) Service Delivery
19 65 (12.33%) Incident Management
20 59 (11.20%) Windows Server
21 56 (10.63%) VMware
22 51 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 51 (9.68%) Analytics
23 50 (9.49%) Office 365
24 49 (9.30%) Oracle
25 47 (8.92%) WAN
25 47 (8.92%) SDLC
26 46 (8.73%) LAN
26 46 (8.73%) SQL Server
27 45 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement

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 35 (6.64%) Skype for Business
2 16 (3.04%) IIS
3 12 (2.28%) Confluence
4 10 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.38%) Apache
7 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.38%) CMS
7 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.38%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Site Server
8 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 78 (14.80%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.19%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) HFM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.49%) Office 365
2 30 (5.69%) Azure
3 17 (3.23%) AWS
4 15 (2.85%) SaaS
5 12 (2.28%) IaaS
6 7 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.14%) PaaS
8 4 (0.76%) Power Platform
9 3 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.57%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.57%) Amazon SageMaker
9 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.57%) Serverless
9 3 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.38%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.92%) WAN
2 46 (8.73%) LAN
3 38 (7.21%) DHCP
4 36 (6.83%) DNS
4 36 (6.83%) Firewall
5 32 (6.07%) Skype
6 28 (5.31%) Internet
6 28 (5.31%) TCP/IP
7 27 (5.12%) Network Security
8 25 (4.74%) VoIP
9 22 (4.17%) Wireless
10 19 (3.61%) SAN
11 17 (3.23%) Intranet
12 15 (2.85%) MPLS
13 13 (2.47%) VPN
14 10 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (1.71%) NAS
16 7 (1.33%) VLAN
17 6 (1.14%) WLAN
18 5 (0.95%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.42%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (2.09%) Big Data
5 11 (2.09%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.14%) DTS
8 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.76%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.76%) Power BI
11 3 (0.57%) DB2
11 3 (0.57%) Snowflake Schema
11 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (6.45%) JIRA
2 18 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.28%) Oracle APEX
5 11 (2.09%) GitLab
6 6 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.76%) Maven
8 3 (0.57%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.38%) MSI
9 2 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 142 (26.94%) Finance
2 73 (13.85%) Financial Institution
3 40 (7.59%) Banking
4 38 (7.21%) Public Sector
5 30 (5.69%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.61%) Legal
7 14 (2.66%) Retail
8 9 (1.71%) Digital Economy
8 9 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.52%) Law
10 3 (0.57%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Marketing
11 2 (0.38%) Social Science
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (14.04%) Analyst
2 50 (9.49%) Service Manager
3 44 (8.35%) Developer
3 44 (8.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (6.83%) Project Manager
5 27 (5.12%) Support Engineer
6 26 (4.93%) Infrastructure Manager
7 25 (4.74%) Business Analyst
8 24 (4.55%) IT Manager
9 21 (3.98%) Service Transition Manager
9 21 (3.98%) Transition Manager
10 20 (3.80%) Server Engineer
11 19 (3.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 18 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (3.42%) Product Manager
13 16 (3.04%) IT Support
13 16 (3.04%) Support Analyst
14 15 (2.85%) Development Manager
14 15 (2.85%) Operations Manager
14 15 (2.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.98%) .NET
2 14 (2.66%) Node.js
3 13 (2.47%) ASP.NET
4 9 (1.71%) Ajax
5 8 (1.52%) jQuery
5 8 (1.52%) Web Services
6 6 (1.14%) COM
6 6 (1.14%) JSON
6 6 (1.14%) XML
7 5 (0.95%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (0.76%) CSS
8 4 (0.76%) HTML
8 4 (0.76%) J2EE
8 4 (0.76%) Middleware
8 4 (0.76%) OSGi
8 4 (0.76%) Servlets
9 3 (0.57%) LDAP
9 3 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.38%) SOAP
10 2 (0.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 117 (22.20%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 34 (6.45%) User Experience
4 23 (4.36%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.66%) Clustering
6 13 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.71%) CMDB
7 9 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.71%) iSeries
8 7 (1.33%) Robotics
9 6 (1.14%) AS400
10 4 (0.76%) iPad
10 4 (0.76%) Wiki
11 3 (0.57%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.57%) Replication
11 3 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.35%) Windows
2 77 (14.61%) Linux
3 59 (11.20%) Windows Server
4 40 (7.59%) Unix
5 31 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (3.42%) Solaris
10 17 (3.23%) Windows 10
11 14 (2.66%) SUSE
12 9 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (1.14%) AIX
13 6 (1.14%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.95%) Android
14 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.38%) Debian
17 1 (0.19%) CentOS
17 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (27.89%) ITIL
3 145 (27.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 129 (24.48%) Problem-Solving
5 107 (20.30%) Project Management
6 87 (16.51%) Coaching
7 85 (16.13%) Mentoring
8 83 (15.75%) Service Management
9 69 (13.09%) Service Delivery
10 65 (12.33%) Incident Management
11 51 (9.68%) Analytics
11 51 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 47 (8.92%) SDLC
13 45 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 43 (8.16%) Configuration Management
15 41 (7.78%) Programme Management
16 39 (7.40%) Problem Management
17 35 (6.64%) PRINCE2
17 35 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (6.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.04%) SQL
2 19 (3.61%) C#
3 17 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 15 (2.85%) Java
5 13 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 11 (2.09%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.52%) C
7 8 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.52%) Python
8 7 (1.33%) COBOL
8 7 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.76%) Perl
10 4 (0.76%) Ruby
10 4 (0.76%) Scala
11 3 (0.57%) AWK
11 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (4.74%) Degree
2 23 (4.36%) ITIL Certification
3 22 (4.17%) MCSE
3 22 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.61%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.85%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.28%) MCSA
8 11 (2.09%) CCNA
9 8 (1.52%) CCNP
9 8 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.14%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.95%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.95%) PMP
11 5 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.38%) CCENT
12 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.38%) MCP
13 1 (0.19%) MCITP
13 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.97%) SLA
2 19 (3.61%) PMO
3 15 (2.85%) GDPR
3 15 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.71%) QA
5 8 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (1.14%) Actionable Recommendations
6 6 (1.14%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.95%) COBIT
8 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.19%) NIST
9 1 (0.19%) P3O
9 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 72 (13.66%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.36%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.66%) XenApp
6 13 (2.47%) vSphere
7 8 (1.52%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.95%) Docker
9 5 (0.95%) IAG
10 4 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (0.57%) GPFS
11 3 (0.57%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (4.55%) SCCM
2 16 (3.04%) Puppet
3 14 (2.66%) Ansible
4 13 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.71%) SCOM
6 8 (1.52%) vCenter Server
6 8 (1.52%) WSUS
7 6 (1.14%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.95%) Nessus
9 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.57%) Nagios
9 3 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.57%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.38%) Salt
11 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 151 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.63%) VMware
3 49 (9.30%) Oracle
4 44 (8.35%) Cisco
5 30 (5.69%) HP
6 28 (5.31%) Citrix
7 20 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 19 (3.61%) CheckPoint
9 18 (3.42%) IBM
10 13 (2.47%) Veeam
11 12 (2.28%) Genesys
12 11 (2.09%) Sun
13 10 (1.90%) ServiceNow
14 9 (1.71%) Mitel
14 9 (1.71%) SAP
15 8 (1.52%) Dell
16 6 (1.14%) Juniper
16 6 (1.14%) Meraki
17 5 (0.95%) Pega
17 5 (0.95%) Siemens