Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North West
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 118 111
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 -44
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 356 344 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.16% 2.63% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 2.87% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 257 236 240
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,250 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +6.78% +4.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £69,375 £72,275
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 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 10,264 11,973 11,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.09% 91.66% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8,238 9,531 9,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the North West

Change Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Change Management in the North West

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the North West over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the North West

Change Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Manchester +39 210 £60,000 +33.33% 33
Cheshire -5 89 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Lancashire +14 26 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Merseyside +3 14 £37,968 -6.83% 5
Cumbria +8 10 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 145 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (34.27%) ITIL
3 79 (22.19%) Project Management
4 75 (21.07%) Degree
5 71 (19.94%) Service Management
6 62 (17.42%) JIRA
7 60 (16.85%) Incident Management
8 59 (16.57%) Problem Management
9 56 (15.73%) Configuration Management
9 56 (15.73%) Windows
10 54 (15.17%) Finance
11 52 (14.61%) Java
12 50 (14.04%) Data Modelling
13 48 (13.48%) Python
13 48 (13.48%) Cisco
13 48 (13.48%) Microsoft
13 48 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
14 47 (13.20%) Apache
15 46 (12.92%) Cloud Computing
16 45 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (12.64%) VMware
17 44 (12.36%) Hadoop
17 44 (12.36%) Computer Science
17 44 (12.36%) Big Data
17 44 (12.36%) Apache Spark
18 43 (12.08%) DevOps
18 43 (12.08%) Data Engineering
18 43 (12.08%) CA Agile Central
18 43 (12.08%) Kafka
18 43 (12.08%) Computer Science Degree

Change Management
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 47 (13.20%) Apache
2 44 (12.36%) Apache Spark
3 15 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.09%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.53%) IIS
6 8 (2.25%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.97%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.28%) CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.81%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (2.81%) Oracle iProcurement
1 10 (2.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (1.97%) Oracle HRMS
3 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.84%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.56%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (12.92%) Cloud Computing
3 39 (10.96%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (10.96%) Amazon EMR
4 21 (5.90%) Office 365
5 15 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.40%) IaaS
7 2 (0.56%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.28%) Algolia
8 1 (0.28%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.28%) Firebase
8 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.28%) SaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.08%) Firewall
2 26 (7.30%) Internet
2 26 (7.30%) SAN
3 24 (6.74%) LAN
4 22 (6.18%) WAN
5 18 (5.06%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.21%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (4.21%) VLAN
7 13 (3.65%) DNS
7 13 (3.65%) NX-OS
8 11 (3.09%) VoIP
8 11 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (2.81%) BGP
9 10 (2.81%) OSPF
10 9 (2.53%) Skype
11 8 (2.25%) Network Security
12 7 (1.97%) BIG-IP
12 7 (1.97%) DMVPN
12 7 (1.97%) SMTP
12 7 (1.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.36%) Big Data
1 44 (12.36%) Hadoop
2 43 (12.08%) NoSQL
3 39 (10.96%) Amazon Athena
3 39 (10.96%) Amazon Redshift
3 39 (10.96%) Flink
3 39 (10.96%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.18%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.40%) MySQL
9 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.12%) QlikView
9 4 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 62 (17.42%) JIRA
2 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.84%) Bitbucket
3 3 (0.84%) Gradle
3 3 (0.84%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.56%) ERwin
4 2 (0.56%) Hudson
4 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 54 (15.17%) Finance
2 37 (10.39%) Banking
3 29 (8.15%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.46%) Law
5 19 (5.34%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.09%) Retail
7 7 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.69%) Legal
8 6 (1.69%) Marketing
8 6 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Local Government
10 2 (0.56%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 102 (28.65%) Analyst
2 36 (10.11%) Service Analyst
3 33 (9.27%) Business Analyst
4 31 (8.71%) Project Manager
5 26 (7.30%) Data Engineer
5 26 (7.30%) IT Manager
6 25 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
7 23 (6.46%) Service Manager
8 21 (5.90%) Architect
8 21 (5.90%) Big Data Engineer
8 21 (5.90%) Senior Data Engineer
9 20 (5.62%) Data Architect
10 18 (5.06%) Technical Manager
11 17 (4.78%) IT Analyst
11 17 (4.78%) Senior Architect
11 17 (4.78%) Senior Data Architect
11 17 (4.78%) Server Analyst
11 17 (4.78%) Support Engineer
12 16 (4.49%) Support Analyst
13 15 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.08%) Kafka
1 43 (12.08%) Web Services
2 39 (10.96%) Spark Streaming
3 10 (2.81%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.12%) .NET
5 3 (0.84%) HTML
5 3 (0.84%) JSON
5 3 (0.84%) XML
6 2 (0.56%) Ajax
6 2 (0.56%) Django
6 2 (0.56%) MDX
7 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.28%) CSS
7 1 (0.28%) HTML5
7 1 (0.28%) J2EE
7 1 (0.28%) Java EE
7 1 (0.28%) Velocity
7 1 (0.28%) WinForms
7 1 (0.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.18%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.34%) Internet of Things
4 12 (3.37%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.25%) Clustering
5 8 (2.25%) Replication
6 7 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.69%) User Experience
8 5 (1.40%) Fintech
8 5 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.12%) IVR
9 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.84%) PMI
10 3 (0.84%) SCADA
10 3 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.84%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.56%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.56%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.56%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 56 (15.73%) Windows
2 32 (8.99%) Windows Server
3 25 (7.02%) Linux
4 20 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.49%) Unix
7 14 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.40%) Android
8 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.84%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) VME
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (34.27%) ITIL
3 79 (22.19%) Project Management
4 71 (19.94%) Service Management
5 60 (16.85%) Incident Management
6 59 (16.57%) Problem Management
7 56 (15.73%) Configuration Management
8 50 (14.04%) Data Modelling
9 45 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (12.36%) Computer Science
11 43 (12.08%) Data Engineering
11 43 (12.08%) DevOps
12 42 (11.80%) Open Source
13 40 (11.24%) PRINCE2
14 39 (10.96%) Data Ingestion
14 39 (10.96%) Mathematics
14 39 (10.96%) TDD
15 37 (10.39%) Service Delivery
16 35 (9.83%) Data Analysis
17 33 (9.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.61%) Java
2 48 (13.48%) Python
3 43 (12.08%) Scala
4 35 (9.83%) SQL
5 10 (2.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.12%) C
6 4 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.56%) C#
7 2 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (0.56%) Perl
7 2 (0.56%) PHP
7 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.28%) R
8 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (21.07%) Degree
2 43 (12.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (10.96%) Numerate Degree
4 27 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (6.18%) Network+ Certification
6 19 (5.34%) CCNA
7 18 (5.06%) CCNP
8 11 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.81%) PMP
10 7 (1.97%) CCIE
11 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (1.69%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.40%) HNC
12 5 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.84%) CIMA
14 3 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.34%) SLA
2 16 (4.49%) GDPR
3 15 (4.21%) QA
4 12 (3.37%) PMO
5 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.78%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.56%) pfSense
6 1 (0.28%) Docker
6 1 (0.28%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.40%) SCCM
2 4 (1.12%) SCVMM
3 3 (0.84%) Nagios
4 2 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.56%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.56%) WSUS
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.28%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.28%) Cacti
5 1 (0.28%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) RANCID
5 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (13.48%) Cisco
1 48 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.64%) VMware
3 43 (12.08%) CA Agile Central
4 23 (6.46%) Huawei
5 22 (6.18%) Fortinet
6 21 (5.90%) Oracle
7 15 (4.21%) CheckPoint
7 15 (4.21%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.93%) F5
8 14 (3.93%) HP
9 13 (3.65%) SAP
10 12 (3.37%) Citrix
11 9 (2.53%) Meraki
11 9 (2.53%) Tableau
12 8 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.12%) JD Edwards
13 4 (1.12%) Mitel
14 3 (0.84%) Remedy
14 3 (0.84%) Siemens