Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North West
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 147 65
Rank change year-on-year +33 -82 +35
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 352 284 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.86% 2.28% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.49% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 275 207 365
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -7.61% +8.24%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 11,296 11,419 10,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.86% 91.54% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9,047 9,447 8,377
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 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 26 May 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 26 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 +35 146 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Manchester -18 120 £45,000 +3.45% 25
Merseyside +11 48 £47,500 -24.00% 6
Lancashire +2 32 £45,500 +13.75% 4
Cumbria -6 5 £50,000 - 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 136 (38.64%) ITIL
2 109 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (28.98%) Finance
4 101 (28.69%) Project Management
5 78 (22.16%) Service Management
6 70 (19.89%) Problem Management
7 68 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 67 (19.03%) PRINCE2
9 65 (18.47%) Cisco
10 64 (18.18%) Risk Management
11 63 (17.90%) SQL
11 63 (17.90%) Windows
11 63 (17.90%) Degree
12 61 (17.33%) Incident Management
13 57 (16.19%) Microsoft
13 57 (16.19%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (13.92%) Service Delivery
15 47 (13.35%) Banking
16 46 (13.07%) Cisco Certification
17 41 (11.65%) Linux
18 40 (11.36%) Firewall
19 37 (10.51%) Telecoms
19 37 (10.51%) Business Continuity
19 37 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
20 35 (9.94%) Waterfall
21 34 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (9.38%) ITIL V3
22 33 (9.38%) Scrum
22 33 (9.38%) Statistics
23 32 (9.09%) Business Analysis

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 13 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.99%) JBoss
3 7 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (1.70%) Confluence
4 6 (1.70%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.70%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.14%) Apache
7 3 (0.85%) CMS
7 3 (0.85%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.57%) IIS
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.28%) CICS
9 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (4.83%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.70%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.14%) Magento
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) BPCS
4 1 (0.28%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.11%) Office 365
3 11 (3.13%) IaaS
4 9 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.56%) PaaS
5 6 (1.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.36%) Firewall
2 30 (8.52%) LAN
3 24 (6.82%) VoIP
3 24 (6.82%) VPN
3 24 (6.82%) WAN
4 23 (6.53%) TCP/IP
5 20 (5.68%) MPLS
6 18 (5.11%) Network Security
7 17 (4.83%) Wireless
8 16 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
8 16 (4.55%) SSL
9 14 (3.98%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (3.98%) Cisco ISE
10 12 (3.41%) DNS
11 11 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (3.13%) IPsec
11 11 (3.13%) Multicast
11 11 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (5.97%) MySQL
4 19 (5.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.69%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.56%) OLAP
9 8 (2.27%) OLTP
10 7 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.42%) DTS
12 5 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.14%) Big Data
13 4 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (6.53%) JIRA
2 18 (5.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.13%) Mercurial
4 8 (2.27%) ERwin
4 8 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.70%) CA Release Automation
5 6 (1.70%) Subversion
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.14%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.57%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.57%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.28%) Hudson
10 1 (0.28%) MSI
10 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 102 (28.98%) Finance
2 47 (13.35%) Banking
3 37 (10.51%) Telecoms
4 31 (8.81%) Legal
5 25 (7.10%) Investment Banking
6 23 (6.53%) Law
7 4 (1.14%) Advertising
7 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.14%) Retail
8 3 (0.85%) Marketing
8 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Billing
9 2 (0.57%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.57%) Games
9 2 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 92 (26.14%) Analyst
2 38 (10.80%) Service Analyst
3 36 (10.23%) Project Manager
4 34 (9.66%) Service Desk Analyst
5 33 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 32 (9.09%) IT Manager
7 27 (7.67%) Developer
8 24 (6.82%) Network Engineer
9 22 (6.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (6.25%) Technical Manager
10 20 (5.68%) Security Engineer
10 20 (5.68%) Telecoms Analyst
11 17 (4.83%) Delivery Manager
11 17 (4.83%) IT Project Manager
11 17 (4.83%) Senior Network Engineer
12 16 (4.55%) Change Manager
13 15 (4.26%) Architect
14 13 (3.69%) Network Security Engineer
14 13 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (3.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.84%) Web Services
2 7 (1.99%) .NET
2 7 (1.99%) Ajax
2 7 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (1.99%) JSON
2 7 (1.99%) Middleware
3 6 (1.70%) Django
3 6 (1.70%) jQuery
3 6 (1.70%) REST
3 6 (1.70%) Velocity
4 4 (1.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.85%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.85%) HTML
5 3 (0.85%) SOAP
5 3 (0.85%) Spring
5 3 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.57%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.53%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (2.84%) Clustering
8 9 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.56%) User Experience
9 7 (1.99%) PMI
9 7 (1.99%) Replication
10 6 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.70%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.42%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.85%) CCTV
12 3 (0.85%) Life Science
12 3 (0.85%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.57%) Wiki
14 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.90%) Windows
2 41 (11.65%) Linux
3 25 (7.10%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.26%) Unix
5 13 (3.69%) Android
5 13 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.85%) AIX
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (38.64%) ITIL
2 109 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (28.69%) Project Management
4 78 (22.16%) Service Management
5 70 (19.89%) Problem Management
6 68 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 67 (19.03%) PRINCE2
8 64 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 61 (17.33%) Incident Management
10 57 (16.19%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (13.92%) Service Delivery
12 37 (10.51%) Business Continuity
12 37 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (9.94%) Waterfall
14 33 (9.38%) ITIL V3
14 33 (9.38%) Scrum
14 33 (9.38%) Statistics
15 32 (9.09%) Business Analysis
16 31 (8.81%) Knowledge Management
16 31 (8.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.90%) SQL
2 30 (8.52%) Java
3 23 (6.53%) Python
4 17 (4.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.13%) Perl
5 11 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.27%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.99%) PHP
7 7 (1.99%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.70%) C#
8 6 (1.70%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.42%) C
10 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.57%) ES6
12 1 (0.28%) C++
12 1 (0.28%) COBOL
12 1 (0.28%) JCL
12 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 63 (17.90%) Degree
2 46 (13.07%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (8.81%) Network+ Certification
4 24 (6.82%) CCNA
5 23 (6.53%) CCNP
6 13 (3.69%) CISSP
7 12 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (3.13%) CCDP
9 10 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.56%) MBA
11 8 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.99%) JNCIP
12 7 (1.99%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.99%) PMP
13 6 (1.70%) TOGAF Certification
14 5 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (1.42%) HNC
14 5 (1.42%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.14%) HND
15 4 (1.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.67%) QA
2 17 (4.83%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.56%) GDPR
5 8 (2.27%) PMO
5 8 (2.27%) SLA
6 5 (1.42%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.28%) COBIT
9 1 (0.28%) P3O
System Software
1 28 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.26%) Firmware
3 8 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.27%) XenApp
4 5 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.14%) Docker
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.14%) vSphere
6 3 (0.85%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.28%) HDFS
7 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.28%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (4.55%) SCCM
2 11 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (3.13%) Nessus
2 11 (3.13%) TrustSec
3 10 (2.84%) Nagios
3 10 (2.84%) Puppet
4 7 (1.99%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.70%) Ansible
5 6 (1.70%) BladeLogic
5 6 (1.70%) Cacti
5 6 (1.70%) OpenNMS
5 6 (1.70%) RANCID
6 5 (1.42%) SCOM
7 4 (1.14%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.57%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 65 (18.47%) Cisco
2 57 (16.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.81%) Fortinet
3 31 (8.81%) Huawei
4 20 (5.68%) Oracle
5 14 (3.98%) VMware
6 11 (3.13%) Citrix
7 9 (2.56%) Juniper
7 9 (2.56%) SAP
7 9 (2.56%) Sun
8 7 (1.99%) Ericsson
9 6 (1.70%) Lumension
9 6 (1.70%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.70%) Symantec
10 5 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.42%) IBM
11 4 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.14%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.85%) IronPort
12 3 (0.85%) Lotus