Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 129 89
Rank change year-on-year +19 -40 -11
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 348 334 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.96% 2.62% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.88% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 236 208 295
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £23,872 £32,500 £30,600
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,750 £69,000
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 10,706 11,608 11,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.92% 90.89% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,582 9,216 9,228
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 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +24 164 £55,000 +22.22% 30
Cheshire -6 105 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Lancashire +24 36 £40,000 - 8
Merseyside +11 26 £47,500 +14.46% 2
Cumbria +12 10 £45,000 -19.64%
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 154 (44.25%) ITIL
2 106 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (29.02%) Service Management
4 94 (27.01%) Incident Management
5 90 (25.86%) Problem Management
6 87 (25.00%) Project Management
7 68 (19.54%) Cisco
8 64 (18.39%) Finance
9 60 (17.24%) Windows
10 58 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 56 (16.09%) SQL
11 56 (16.09%) Telecoms
12 54 (15.52%) Degree
13 53 (15.23%) Firewall
13 53 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
14 50 (14.37%) Huawei
14 50 (14.37%) Knowledge Management
15 49 (14.08%) VMware
16 48 (13.79%) Network+ Certification
16 48 (13.79%) Statistics
16 48 (13.79%) Fortinet
17 41 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (11.78%) Service Delivery
18 40 (11.49%) PRINCE2
19 39 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
20 38 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
21 34 (9.77%) Banking
22 33 (9.48%) Active Directory
23 32 (9.20%) Configuration Management
23 32 (9.20%) Risk Management

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 21 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 17 (4.89%) Apache
3 17 (4.89%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.31%) Skype for Business
5 10 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.87%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) IIS
8 2 (0.57%) JBoss
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (6.61%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.02%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.44%) Oracle HRMS
2 5 (1.44%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (1.44%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.86%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.57%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.91%) Office 365
2 20 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (4.60%) Amazon EMR
6 10 (2.87%) IaaS
7 2 (0.57%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 53 (15.23%) Firewall
2 28 (8.05%) SAN
3 20 (5.75%) WAN
4 18 (5.17%) LAN
4 18 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 17 (4.89%) VoIP
6 16 (4.60%) VPN
7 14 (4.02%) Network Security
8 13 (3.74%) Skype
9 11 (3.16%) ADSL
9 11 (3.16%) Internet
9 11 (3.16%) VLAN
10 10 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (2.87%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (2.59%) MPLS
12 8 (2.30%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (2.30%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (2.30%) Wireless
13 6 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (1.72%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (7.18%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.17%) Big Data
3 18 (5.17%) Hadoop
3 18 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.60%) Amazon Athena
4 16 (4.60%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (4.60%) Flink
4 16 (4.60%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.74%) MySQL
7 9 (2.59%) OLAP
7 9 (2.59%) OLTP
7 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (8.62%) JIRA
2 9 (2.59%) ERwin
3 6 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.86%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.86%) Gradle
4 3 (0.86%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.29%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.29%) Subversion
6 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (18.39%) Finance
2 56 (16.09%) Telecoms
3 34 (9.77%) Banking
4 23 (6.61%) Law
5 17 (4.89%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.31%) Retail
7 9 (2.59%) Marketing
8 8 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.01%) Legal
10 5 (1.44%) Billing
11 3 (0.86%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (34.77%) Analyst
2 64 (18.39%) Service Analyst
3 52 (14.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (8.62%) Business Analyst
4 30 (8.62%) IT Manager
5 27 (7.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 21 (6.03%) Architect
7 21 (6.03%) Server Analyst
7 21 (6.03%) Service Manager
7 21 (6.03%) Support Analyst
8 20 (5.75%) IT Analyst
8 20 (5.75%) Technical Manager
9 19 (5.46%) Data Architect
10 16 (4.60%) Telecoms Analyst
11 15 (4.31%) Delivery Manager
11 15 (4.31%) Network Engineer
12 14 (4.02%) Service Desk Support
12 14 (4.02%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 13 (3.74%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.17%) Web Services
2 17 (4.89%) Kafka
3 16 (4.60%) Spark Streaming
4 6 (1.72%) .NET
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.15%) HTML
7 2 (0.57%) Ajax
7 2 (0.57%) Django
7 2 (0.57%) JSON
7 2 (0.57%) MDX
7 2 (0.57%) XML
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.29%) CSS3
8 1 (0.29%) Flash
8 1 (0.29%) HTML5
8 1 (0.29%) Java EE
8 1 (0.29%) React
8 1 (0.29%) Velocity
8 1 (0.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.45%) User Experience
4 11 (3.16%) Internet of Things
5 10 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.87%) Smart Meter
6 9 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.01%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.44%) Clustering
9 5 (1.44%) Fintech
10 4 (1.15%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.15%) Replication
10 4 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.86%) PMI
11 3 (0.86%) SCADA
12 2 (0.57%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.57%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.24%) Windows
2 29 (8.33%) Linux
2 29 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 24 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.16%) Unix
6 10 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.30%) Android
7 8 (2.30%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.86%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) AIX
9 1 (0.29%) CentOS
9 1 (0.29%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (44.25%) ITIL
2 106 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (29.02%) Service Management
4 94 (27.01%) Incident Management
5 90 (25.86%) Problem Management
6 87 (25.00%) Project Management
7 50 (14.37%) Knowledge Management
8 48 (13.79%) Statistics
9 41 (11.78%) Service Delivery
9 41 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (11.49%) PRINCE2
11 39 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
12 32 (9.20%) Configuration Management
12 32 (9.20%) Risk Management
13 31 (8.91%) Business Analysis
13 31 (8.91%) Data Modelling
14 30 (8.62%) ITIL V3
15 28 (8.05%) Business Continuity
16 27 (7.76%) Coaching
16 27 (7.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.09%) SQL
2 29 (8.33%) Java
3 25 (7.18%) Python
4 17 (4.89%) Scala
5 7 (2.01%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.44%) Perl
7 4 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.86%) C
8 3 (0.86%) C#
8 3 (0.86%) PHP
9 2 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) R
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (15.52%) Degree
2 48 (13.79%) Network+ Certification
3 38 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (8.62%) CCNA
5 19 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (4.60%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (3.45%) CCNP
8 11 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.87%) HNC
10 8 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.01%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.01%) PMP
12 6 (1.72%) CCDP
12 6 (1.72%) CISSP
12 6 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
15 3 (0.86%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.61%) SLA
2 16 (4.60%) QA
3 15 (4.31%) PMO
4 9 (2.59%) GDPR
5 5 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.44%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.29%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 31 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.03%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.30%) Firmware
6 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.57%) pfSense
8 1 (0.29%) Docker
8 1 (0.29%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.16%) SCCM
2 9 (2.59%) SCVMM
3 8 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.72%) Nessus
4 6 (1.72%) TrustSec
5 3 (0.86%) Nagios
5 3 (0.86%) WSUS
6 2 (0.57%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.29%) Ansible
7 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.29%) Cacti
7 1 (0.29%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) Puppet
7 1 (0.29%) RANCID
Vendors
1 68 (19.54%) Cisco
2 58 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 50 (14.37%) Huawei
4 49 (14.08%) VMware
5 48 (13.79%) Fortinet
6 21 (6.03%) SAP
7 17 (4.89%) CA Agile Central
8 15 (4.31%) Oracle
9 13 (3.74%) Citrix
10 11 (3.16%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.87%) HP
12 8 (2.30%) Tableau
13 5 (1.44%) Juniper
13 5 (1.44%) Sun
14 4 (1.15%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.15%) JD Edwards
14 4 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.15%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.86%) Remedy
15 3 (0.86%) SolarWinds