Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 248 225
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 139 111 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.13% 0.90% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.98% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 95
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,225 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,302 11,317 9,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.87% 91.52% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,053 9,364 8,347
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in the North West

Change Control
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Change Control in the North West

Change Control
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the North West over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Control in the North West

Change Control
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Cheshire -18 54 £50,000 +55.04% 3
Manchester +22 49 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Lancashire +21 18 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Merseyside -5 13 £41,250 -2.94% 6
Cumbria -6 5 £27,500 -
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 82 (58.99%) Finance
2 59 (42.45%) Project Management
3 46 (33.09%) Risk Management
4 44 (31.65%) Microsoft
5 34 (24.46%) Windows
6 32 (23.02%) ITIL
6 32 (23.02%) PRINCE2
6 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (22.30%) SQL
8 30 (21.58%) Configuration Management
9 29 (20.86%) SQL Server
10 28 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (18.71%) Banking
12 25 (17.99%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (17.27%) Wealth Management
14 23 (16.55%) JIRA
14 23 (16.55%) Investment Banking
14 23 (16.55%) Law
15 22 (15.83%) CRM
15 22 (15.83%) Active Directory
15 22 (15.83%) PMO
16 21 (15.11%) Windows Server
16 21 (15.11%) .NET
16 21 (15.11%) .NET Framework
17 20 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (14.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 19 (13.67%) Service Management
18 19 (13.67%) Oracle
18 19 (13.67%) Cybersecurity
19 18 (12.95%) Analytical Skills

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (11.51%) IIS
2 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.44%) CMS
3 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
4 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.72%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) nginx
4 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (10.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (9.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Elite 3E
1 15 (10.79%) Workfront
2 5 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.72%) Magento
4 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.72%) Primavera
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.32%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.72%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.32%) Firewall
3 5 (3.60%) BGP
3 5 (3.60%) OSPF
4 4 (2.88%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.88%) ICMP
5 3 (2.16%) LAN
5 3 (2.16%) MPLS
5 3 (2.16%) WAN
6 2 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.44%) VLAN
6 2 (1.44%) VPN
6 2 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.72%) Network Security
7 1 (0.72%) SMS
7 1 (0.72%) SSL
7 1 (0.72%) VoIP
7 1 (0.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (12.23%) Big Data
4 5 (3.60%) Power BI
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (16.55%) JIRA
2 6 (4.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.60%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.16%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.16%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.44%) Selenium
6 2 (1.44%) Subversion
6 2 (1.44%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.72%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (58.99%) Finance
2 26 (18.71%) Banking
3 23 (16.55%) Investment Banking
3 23 (16.55%) Law
4 10 (7.19%) Legal
5 8 (5.76%) Retail
6 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.16%) Automotive
8 2 (1.44%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Advertising
9 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (28.06%) Project Manager
2 23 (16.55%) Applications Support
3 18 (12.95%) Developer
4 15 (10.79%) Applications Developer
5 12 (8.63%) Analyst
6 9 (6.47%) Junior
7 8 (5.76%) Junior Project Manager
8 7 (5.04%) PMO Lead
9 6 (4.32%) Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) Applications Manager
9 6 (4.32%) DBA
9 6 (4.32%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Applications Support Manager
10 5 (3.60%) CRM Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Office 365 Manager
10 5 (3.60%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.60%) Support Manager
11 4 (2.88%) PMO Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.11%) .NET
1 21 (15.11%) .NET Framework
2 5 (3.60%) HTML
2 5 (3.60%) Web Services
3 4 (2.88%) CSS
4 3 (2.16%) Django
4 3 (2.16%) jQuery
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) Middleware
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.23%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.91%) PMI
4 8 (5.76%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.32%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.32%) User Experience
5 6 (4.32%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.16%) Clustering
6 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.44%) Online Games
8 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.72%) Fintech
8 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.46%) Windows
2 21 (15.11%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.63%) Linux
4 8 (5.76%) Unix
5 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.44%) Android
7 2 (1.44%) CentOS
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.45%) Project Management
2 46 (33.09%) Risk Management
3 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (23.02%) ITIL
3 32 (23.02%) PRINCE2
4 30 (21.58%) Configuration Management
5 28 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (17.99%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (17.27%) Wealth Management
8 22 (15.83%) CRM
9 20 (14.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (13.67%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (13.67%) Service Management
11 18 (12.95%) Matrix Organization
12 16 (11.51%) SDLC
13 15 (10.79%) Business Transformation
13 15 (10.79%) Statistics
14 13 (9.35%) E-Commerce
14 13 (9.35%) People Management
15 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.30%) SQL
2 18 (12.95%) T-SQL
3 15 (10.79%) VBA
4 12 (8.63%) C#
5 9 (6.47%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.76%) Python
7 7 (5.04%) Java
8 2 (1.44%) C
8 2 (1.44%) C++
8 2 (1.44%) Perl
8 2 (1.44%) Ruby
9 1 (0.72%) Groovy
9 1 (0.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (10.79%) MCP
1 15 (10.79%) MCSA
1 15 (10.79%) MCSE
1 15 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.07%) Degree
3 11 (7.91%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.04%) CCNA
5 7 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (3.60%) HNC
8 3 (2.16%) CCNP
8 3 (2.16%) CIMA
8 3 (2.16%) PMP
9 2 (1.44%) APMG
10 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.72%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.83%) PMO
2 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.44%) GDPR
2 2 (1.44%) PMBOK
2 2 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (15.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.88%) Docker
4 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Sentry
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.72%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.67%) Oracle
3 16 (11.51%) SAP
4 15 (10.79%) Intapp
4 15 (10.79%) Reuters
5 7 (5.04%) Cisco
6 6 (4.32%) VMware
7 5 (3.60%) Juniper
7 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.60%) RedGate
8 4 (2.88%) Brocade
8 4 (2.88%) Ericsson
8 4 (2.88%) Foundry
8 4 (2.88%) Redback
8 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.16%) AppDynamics
9 3 (2.16%) Apple
9 3 (2.16%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.16%) Google
10 2 (1.44%) Splunk