Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North West
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 72 103
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 +39
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 161 424 368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 3.31% 4.02% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 4.28% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 135 334 258
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +6.80%

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 4,478 9,897 11,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.93% 93.94% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,639 7,284 8,961
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,995 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Management in the North West over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 -45 62 £50,000 +17.65% 15
Cheshire +51 50 £42,500 -11.69% 9
Cumbria +3 20 £47,500 -
Lancashire +33 19 £43,750 +2.94%
Merseyside +5 10 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 66 (40.99%) Windows
2 65 (40.37%) Microsoft
3 57 (35.40%) ITIL
4 50 (31.06%) Finance
5 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (27.33%) Linux
6 38 (23.60%) SQL Server
7 36 (22.36%) Oracle
8 35 (21.74%) SQL
9 29 (18.01%) VMware
10 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
12 25 (15.53%) Oracle Reports
13 24 (14.91%) SLA
14 23 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
15 22 (13.66%) PL/SQL
16 21 (13.04%) Financial Institution
16 21 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
16 21 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (12.42%) Data Centre
17 20 (12.42%) Project Management
18 19 (11.80%) Service Delivery
19 18 (11.18%) Incident Management
19 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Office
20 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 16 (9.94%) SAN
21 16 (9.94%) Cisco
21 16 (9.94%) DHCP
21 16 (9.94%) DNS

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 (8.07%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.73%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.11%) Confluence
4 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.62%) IIS
5 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.62%) nginx
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (8.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.48%) Q-Pulse
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.62%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.62%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.59%) Azure
2 5 (3.11%) Office 365
3 4 (2.48%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.24%) Power Automate
4 2 (1.24%) PowerApps
5 1 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.62%) Logic Apps
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.94%) DHCP
1 16 (9.94%) DNS
1 16 (9.94%) SAN
2 14 (8.70%) Network Security
2 14 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 13 (8.07%) LAN
3 13 (8.07%) WAN
4 11 (6.83%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (6.83%) iSCSI
5 9 (5.59%) Firewall
6 6 (3.73%) Software-Defined Networking
7 5 (3.11%) VPN
8 4 (2.48%) FTP
8 4 (2.48%) Internet
8 4 (2.48%) SSL
8 4 (2.48%) tcpdump
8 4 (2.48%) VoIP
8 4 (2.48%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.86%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.53%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.24%) Power BI
5 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.62%) Big Data
6 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.62%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.62%) DB2
6 1 (0.62%) DTS
6 1 (0.62%) EDMS
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.62%) OLAP
6 1 (0.62%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (3.11%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) ERwin
3 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 50 (31.06%) Finance
2 21 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 12 (7.45%) Retail
4 11 (6.83%) Marketing
5 8 (4.97%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.35%) Law
7 6 (3.73%) Banking
8 5 (3.11%) Legal
8 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.62%) Billing
10 1 (0.62%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (19.25%) Analyst
2 13 (8.07%) Business Analyst
2 13 (8.07%) Development Manager
2 13 (8.07%) Oracle Development Manager
3 11 (6.83%) Network Engineer
3 11 (6.83%) Server Engineer
4 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (6.21%) Systems Manager
5 8 (4.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (4.97%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (4.35%) Developer
7 6 (3.73%) IT Manager
7 6 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (3.73%) SAP Manager
7 6 (3.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (3.73%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (3.73%) Systems Development Manager
8 5 (3.11%) Applications Manager
8 5 (3.11%) Business Manager
8 5 (3.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.86%) .NET
2 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.24%) CSS
3 2 (1.24%) HTML
3 2 (1.24%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) Ajax
4 1 (0.62%) COM
4 1 (0.62%) jQuery
4 1 (0.62%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.62%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.62%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.42%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.97%) Clustering
6 5 (3.11%) User Experience
7 4 (2.48%) PKI
7 4 (2.48%) Replication
8 3 (1.86%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.86%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.86%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.24%) CMDB
9 2 (1.24%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.62%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.62%) Handset
10 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.62%) iPad
10 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 66 (40.99%) Windows
2 44 (27.33%) Linux
3 14 (8.70%) Unix
3 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.45%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.83%) Windows 10
5 11 (6.83%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.97%) Solaris
6 8 (4.97%) SUSE
7 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.24%) CentOS
10 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.40%) ITIL
2 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
5 21 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (12.42%) Project Management
7 19 (11.80%) Service Delivery
8 18 (11.18%) Incident Management
9 16 (9.94%) Project Delivery
10 15 (9.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 12 (7.45%) Business Analysis
12 12 (7.45%) Change Control
12 12 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (7.45%) ITIL V3
12 12 (7.45%) Requirements Gathering
12 12 (7.45%) Workshop Facilitation
13 11 (6.83%) Wireframes
14 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.74%) SQL
2 22 (13.66%) PL/SQL
3 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.59%) Python
4 3 (1.86%) C
4 3 (1.86%) C#
5 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.62%) ABAP
6 1 (0.62%) Java
6 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.07%) Degree
3 12 (7.45%) MCSE
4 11 (6.83%) MCSA
5 10 (6.21%) CCNA
5 10 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (6.21%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.21%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.59%) Server+ Certification
7 7 (4.35%) CCNP
8 6 (3.73%) CCIE
8 6 (3.73%) RHCE
9 3 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.86%) HNC
9 3 (1.86%) Postgraduate
10 2 (1.24%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.91%) SLA
2 9 (5.59%) GDPR
3 8 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.73%) QA
5 2 (1.24%) COBIT
5 2 (1.24%) PMO
6 1 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.83%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.86%) Docker
5 3 (1.86%) XenApp
6 1 (0.62%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.62%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.62%) Firmware
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) Ansible
2 8 (4.97%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.48%) SCCM
4 3 (1.86%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.86%) Puppet
5 2 (1.24%) MobiControl
6 1 (0.62%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.62%) Cacti
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.62%) OpenView
Vendors
1 65 (40.37%) Microsoft
2 36 (22.36%) Oracle
3 29 (18.01%) VMware
4 16 (9.94%) Cisco
5 13 (8.07%) SAP
6 10 (6.21%) Citrix
7 8 (4.97%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.97%) Sun
8 7 (4.35%) ServiceNow
9 6 (3.73%) HP
10 5 (3.11%) Hitachi
10 5 (3.11%) Siemens
11 4 (2.48%) IBM
11 4 (2.48%) Juniper
11 4 (2.48%) Mitel
12 3 (1.86%) arcserve
12 3 (1.86%) Intel
12 3 (1.86%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.86%) Sophos
12 3 (1.86%) Wonderware