Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 115 128
Rank change year-on-year +40 +13 -65
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 397 348 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.87% 2.84% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 3.08% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 295 267 222
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £34,700 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,182 £73,800 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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 9,592 11,289 11,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.52% 92.11% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7,070 9,100 9,613
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 +95 248 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Cheshire -7 82 £48,750 +0.52% 2
Lancashire +1 42 £40,250 -26.82%
Merseyside -17 22 £46,500 -2.11% 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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.

1 124 (31.23%) Business Analysis
2 109 (27.46%) Use Case
3 106 (26.70%) Analytics
3 106 (26.70%) Line Management
3 106 (26.70%) User Experience
4 105 (26.45%) Workshop Facilitation
4 105 (26.45%) Workflow
5 101 (25.44%) Wireframes
6 100 (25.19%) Sprint Planning
7 98 (24.69%) Customer-Centricity
7 98 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (24.69%) Customer Engagement
7 98 (24.69%) Systems Analysis
8 94 (23.68%) Competitor Analysis
8 94 (23.68%) BPR
8 94 (23.68%) MoSCoW
8 94 (23.68%) Workflow Analysis
9 91 (22.92%) ITIL
10 84 (21.16%) Project Management
11 67 (16.88%) Microsoft
12 64 (16.12%) Cisco
13 60 (15.11%) Finance
14 59 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
15 49 (12.34%) Migration
16 48 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 46 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
18 43 (10.83%) Service Management
19 41 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (10.33%) CCNA

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 17 (4.28%) Apache Spark
2 13 (3.27%) Apache
3 9 (2.27%) IIS
4 8 (2.02%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.51%) Confluence
5 6 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.51%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.26%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (6.30%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.79%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.26%) Adobe XD
5 5 (1.26%) UXPin
6 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (4.28%) Office 365
5 9 (2.27%) SaaS
6 8 (2.02%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (1.76%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.51%) IaaS
8 6 (1.51%) Serverless
9 5 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.76%) GitHub
10 3 (0.76%) Lucidchart
10 3 (0.76%) PaaS
11 2 (0.50%) Algolia
11 2 (0.50%) Firebase
12 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.30%) Broadband
1 29 (7.30%) Firewall
2 25 (6.30%) WAN
3 22 (5.54%) DNS
4 21 (5.29%) LAN
5 19 (4.79%) Network Security
6 18 (4.53%) VLAN
7 17 (4.28%) BGP
7 17 (4.28%) OSPF
8 16 (4.03%) DSLAM
9 12 (3.02%) MPLS
9 12 (3.02%) TCP/IP
9 12 (3.02%) Wireless
10 11 (2.77%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (2.52%) Cisco Firepower
12 9 (2.27%) DHCP
12 9 (2.27%) Internet
12 9 (2.27%) VPN
13 8 (2.02%) IPv6
13 8 (2.02%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.28%) Hadoop
3 10 (2.52%) Big Data
4 9 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.02%) Apache Hive
5 8 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (2.02%) Data Lake
5 8 (2.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.76%) Power BI
7 5 (1.26%) Amazon Athena
7 5 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.26%) Flink
7 5 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.50%) Endeca
9 2 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (7.05%) JIRA
2 5 (1.26%) Balsamiq
3 3 (0.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.25%) ERwin
4 1 (0.25%) Hudson
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 60 (15.11%) Finance
2 40 (10.08%) Banking
3 13 (3.27%) Retail
3 13 (3.27%) Retail Banking
4 10 (2.52%) Law
4 10 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.27%) Billing
5 9 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.76%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.76%) Legal
7 2 (0.50%) Back Office
7 2 (0.50%) Front Office
7 2 (0.50%) German Language
7 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 145 (36.52%) Analyst
2 118 (29.72%) Business Analyst
3 79 (19.90%) Digital Business Analyst
4 73 (18.39%) Digital Analyst
5 68 (17.13%) Process Analyst
6 67 (16.88%) Business Process Analyst
7 65 (16.37%) UX Analyst
8 40 (10.08%) Project Manager
9 23 (5.79%) IT Manager
10 21 (5.29%) Network Engineer
11 20 (5.04%) Service Manager
12 17 (4.28%) Consultant
13 16 (4.03%) IP Engineer
14 15 (3.78%) Data Engineer
15 12 (3.02%) Applications Support
16 11 (2.77%) Senior Data Engineer
16 11 (2.77%) Senior Manager
16 11 (2.77%) Software Project Manager
17 10 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
18 9 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.28%) Web Services
2 9 (2.27%) .NET
2 9 (2.27%) Kafka
3 6 (1.51%) Flash
4 5 (1.26%) Spark Streaming
4 5 (1.26%) XML
5 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.76%) Node.js
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.50%) J2EE
6 2 (0.50%) JSON
6 2 (0.50%) Middleware
6 2 (0.50%) SOAP
6 2 (0.50%) WSDL
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.25%) CSS
7 1 (0.25%) HTML
7 1 (0.25%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 106 (26.70%) User Experience
2 46 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.30%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (2.27%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.76%) Replication
7 7 (1.76%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.51%) FlexPod
8 6 (1.51%) NHS
9 5 (1.26%) PKI
10 4 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.76%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.50%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.57%) Windows
2 17 (4.28%) Unix
2 17 (4.28%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.27%) Linux
4 9 (2.27%) CentOS
4 9 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.02%) Debian
5 8 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.51%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (31.23%) Business Analysis
2 109 (27.46%) Use Case
3 106 (26.70%) Analytics
3 106 (26.70%) Line Management
4 105 (26.45%) Workflow
4 105 (26.45%) Workshop Facilitation
5 101 (25.44%) Wireframes
6 100 (25.19%) Sprint Planning
7 98 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (24.69%) Customer Engagement
7 98 (24.69%) Customer-Centricity
7 98 (24.69%) Systems Analysis
8 94 (23.68%) BPR
8 94 (23.68%) Competitor Analysis
8 94 (23.68%) MoSCoW
8 94 (23.68%) Workflow Analysis
9 91 (22.92%) ITIL
10 84 (21.16%) Project Management
11 49 (12.34%) Migration
12 43 (10.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.81%) SQL
2 25 (6.30%) Python
3 20 (5.04%) Java
4 12 (3.02%) C#
4 12 (3.02%) PowerShell
5 11 (2.77%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.52%) C
7 9 (2.27%) Scala
8 8 (2.02%) U-SQL
9 4 (1.01%) COBOL
9 4 (1.01%) R
10 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 59 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (10.33%) CCNA
2 41 (10.33%) Degree
3 20 (5.04%) PMP
4 19 (4.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (4.03%) CCNP
5 16 (4.03%) JNCIA
6 13 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.77%) CISSP
7 11 (2.77%) SSCP
8 10 (2.52%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.52%) Security Cleared
9 9 (2.27%) CCIE
9 9 (2.27%) MCSA
9 9 (2.27%) PMI Certification
10 8 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (1.76%) CEH
11 7 (1.76%) GSEC
11 7 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.51%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.05%) SLA
2 21 (5.29%) PMO
3 18 (4.53%) GDPR
4 12 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (2.52%) QA
6 7 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.50%) NIST
8 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.76%) BitLocker
4 6 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.51%) NFS
4 6 (1.51%) VMware NSX
5 4 (1.01%) Docker
6 2 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.27%) SCCM
2 6 (1.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (1.51%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.50%) Nagios
3 2 (0.50%) SCOM
3 2 (0.50%) Terraform
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 64 (16.12%) Cisco
3 26 (6.55%) Juniper
4 21 (5.29%) VMware
5 16 (4.03%) BT
5 16 (4.03%) Ericsson
5 16 (4.03%) Huawei
5 16 (4.03%) Redback
6 10 (2.52%) F5
7 8 (2.02%) Arista
7 8 (2.02%) Databricks
7 8 (2.02%) Dell
8 7 (1.76%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (1.76%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.76%) HP
8 7 (1.76%) Meraki
9 6 (1.51%) Adobe
9 6 (1.51%) IBM
9 6 (1.51%) NetApp
9 6 (1.51%) Oracle