Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
England > North West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 237 264
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -74
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 141 136 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 1.03% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.13% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 87 84 76
North West median annual salary £38,500 £43,750 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% -4.37% +17.31%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 10,618 12,053 11,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.63% 91.08% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8,526 9,582 9,527
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +27 56 £30,000 -44.95% 4
Manchester +2 53 £40,000 -4.76% 7
Lancashire +25 20 £31,250 +13.64% 4
Merseyside +6 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 39 (27.66%) Risk Management
2 38 (26.95%) Finance
2 38 (26.95%) Project Management
3 35 (24.82%) Windows
3 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
4 32 (22.70%) ITIL
5 28 (19.86%) Law
5 28 (19.86%) Banking
5 28 (19.86%) Investment Banking
5 28 (19.86%) Wealth Management
5 28 (19.86%) PMO
6 26 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (17.73%) SLA
8 24 (17.02%) Firewall
9 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (16.31%) WAN
10 22 (15.60%) LAN
10 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2
11 21 (14.89%) VMware
12 20 (14.18%) Problem Management
13 19 (13.48%) Cisco
14 18 (12.77%) Active Directory
14 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
15 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (12.06%) SQL
15 17 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (11.35%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (11.35%) Degree
16 16 (11.35%) Incident Management

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 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.80%) IIS
3 7 (4.96%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.26%) CMS
5 4 (2.84%) Apache
5 4 (2.84%) nginx
6 2 (1.42%) JBoss
6 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (5.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.71%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.71%) Primavera
3 1 (0.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Office 365
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.02%) Firewall
2 23 (16.31%) WAN
3 22 (15.60%) LAN
4 16 (11.35%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (10.64%) DNS
6 12 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (7.80%) Cisco IPT
7 11 (7.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (4.96%) Skype
8 7 (4.96%) VoIP
9 6 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.26%) Intranet
9 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.26%) Wireless
10 5 (3.55%) DHCP
10 5 (3.55%) VPN
11 4 (2.84%) BGP
11 4 (2.84%) OSPF
11 4 (2.84%) SAN
11 4 (2.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (9.22%) Big Data
2 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.71%) MySQL
7 1 (0.71%) OLAP
7 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (26.95%) Finance
2 28 (19.86%) Banking
2 28 (19.86%) Investment Banking
2 28 (19.86%) Law
3 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (19.15%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.35%) Network Engineer
3 14 (9.93%) Analyst
4 12 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (7.80%) Applications Support
5 11 (7.80%) Consultant
5 11 (7.80%) Junior
6 9 (6.38%) Junior Project Manager
6 9 (6.38%) PMO Lead
6 9 (6.38%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (5.67%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) IT Manager
8 7 (4.96%) PMO Manager
9 6 (4.26%) Administrator
9 6 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (4.26%) Applications Support Specialist
9 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (4.26%) Operations Manager
9 6 (4.26%) Support Specialist
9 6 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) SAP Basis
2 8 (5.67%) HTML
3 7 (4.96%) XML
4 6 (4.26%) .NET
5 4 (2.84%) Web Services
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.71%) LAMP
6 1 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.71%) Middleware
6 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.80%) Replication
3 9 (6.38%) PMI
4 8 (5.67%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.96%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.55%) NHS
7 4 (2.84%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.84%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) Clustering
9 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.82%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Android
2 13 (9.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (7.80%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.09%) Windows 10
5 9 (6.38%) Linux
6 8 (5.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.13%) CentOS
8 3 (2.13%) Unix
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Risk Management
2 38 (26.95%) Project Management
3 32 (22.70%) ITIL
4 28 (19.86%) Wealth Management
5 26 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2
8 20 (14.18%) Problem Management
9 17 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (11.35%) Asset Management
10 16 (11.35%) Incident Management
11 14 (9.93%) Matrix Organization
12 13 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (8.51%) Change Management
13 12 (8.51%) ERP
14 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
14 11 (7.80%) CRM
14 11 (7.80%) Data Management
14 11 (7.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.06%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.09%) Java
4 9 (6.38%) ABAP
5 7 (4.96%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.84%) Python
7 3 (2.13%) Perl
8 2 (1.42%) C
8 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.35%) Degree
3 15 (10.64%) CCNA
3 15 (10.64%) CCNP
3 15 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.64%) PMI Certification
4 11 (7.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (6.38%) MCSA
5 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.96%) CIMA
6 7 (4.96%) PMP
6 7 (4.96%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.55%) MCSE
8 4 (2.84%) ACCA
8 4 (2.84%) PhD
8 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.84%) VCP6
8 4 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.13%) DBS Check
9 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.86%) PMO
2 25 (17.73%) SLA
3 8 (5.67%) QA
4 7 (4.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (4.26%) PCI DSS
6 4 (2.84%) P3O
7 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.71%) GDPR
8 1 (0.71%) PMBOK
System Software
1 18 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.84%) vCloud
3 4 (2.84%) vSphere
4 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.42%) Docker
5 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.71%) Firmware
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) SCCM
2 2 (1.42%) DameWare
2 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.42%) Nagios
2 2 (1.42%) Rancher
2 2 (1.42%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (0.71%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.89%) VMware
3 19 (13.48%) Cisco
4 10 (7.09%) Citrix
4 10 (7.09%) MobileIron
4 10 (7.09%) SAP
5 6 (4.26%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.84%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.84%) Google
6 4 (2.84%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.13%) Juniper
8 2 (1.42%) Dell
8 2 (1.42%) F5
8 2 (1.42%) HP
8 2 (1.42%) Meraki
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle
8 2 (1.42%) RedGate
8 2 (1.42%) Remedy
9 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow