Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 104 118
Rank change year-on-year +28 +14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 379 354 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.78% 3.03% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 3.33% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 320 245 230
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,450 £30,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £80,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.94%

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 9,339 10,637 12,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.18% 90.95% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7,344 8,557 9,544
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 November 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 19 November 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 +53 267 £45,000 -21.74% 24
Lancashire +1 40 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Cheshire -33 35 £42,500 - 9
Merseyside +22 25 £43,750 -2.78% 5
Cumbria -8 14 - - 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 117 (30.87%) Analytics
2 116 (30.61%) Business Analysis
2 116 (30.61%) User Experience
3 110 (29.02%) Line Management
4 105 (27.70%) Systems Analysis
4 105 (27.70%) Customer-Centricity
5 104 (27.44%) Workshop Facilitation
6 102 (26.91%) Use Case
6 102 (26.91%) Customer Engagement
7 101 (26.65%) BPR
7 101 (26.65%) Sprint Planning
8 100 (26.39%) MoSCoW
8 100 (26.39%) Wireframes
8 100 (26.39%) Workflow Analysis
8 100 (26.39%) Workflow
8 100 (26.39%) Competitor Analysis
9 99 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
10 97 (25.59%) ITIL
11 89 (23.48%) Microsoft
12 67 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
13 50 (13.19%) Service Management
14 49 (12.93%) Windows
15 48 (12.66%) Active Directory
16 46 (12.14%) Mentoring
17 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Office
18 44 (11.61%) SQL
18 44 (11.61%) Coaching
18 44 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (11.08%) Cisco
19 42 (11.08%) Problem 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 9 (2.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.11%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.58%) IIS
4 5 (1.32%) Confluence
5 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.26%) Site Server
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.44%) AWS
1 32 (8.44%) Office 365
2 31 (8.18%) Azure
3 13 (3.43%) SaaS
4 12 (3.17%) PaaS
5 11 (2.90%) Serverless
6 10 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.11%) IaaS
8 7 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
8 7 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (1.85%) Power Platform
8 7 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (1.58%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (1.58%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (1.58%) AWS OpsWorks
9 6 (1.58%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.44%) Network Security
2 26 (6.86%) DHCP
3 25 (6.60%) WAN
4 24 (6.33%) DNS
5 20 (5.28%) LAN
6 18 (4.75%) Firewall
7 13 (3.43%) TCP/IP
8 12 (3.17%) VoIP
9 11 (2.90%) MPLS
10 10 (2.64%) BGP
10 10 (2.64%) OSPF
10 10 (2.64%) WLAN
11 8 (2.11%) Skype
11 8 (2.11%) VPLS
11 8 (2.11%) VRRP
12 7 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.85%) VLAN
13 6 (1.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (1.58%) HSRP
13 6 (1.58%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (2.64%) DB2
3 10 (2.64%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.85%) Power BI
6 6 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.32%) DTS
7 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.06%) Big Data
8 4 (1.06%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.53%) MySQL
10 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.53%) QlikView
10 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (3.69%) JIRA
2 5 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.26%) Hudson
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (10.55%) Finance
2 22 (5.80%) Banking
2 22 (5.80%) Public Sector
3 8 (2.11%) Legal
3 8 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.06%) Retail
6 3 (0.79%) Billing
6 3 (0.79%) General Ledger
6 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
8 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 124 (32.72%) Analyst
2 107 (28.23%) Business Analyst
3 97 (25.59%) Digital Business Analyst
4 87 (22.96%) Digital Analyst
4 87 (22.96%) UX Analyst
5 75 (19.79%) Process Analyst
6 74 (19.53%) Business Process Analyst
7 27 (7.12%) Developer
8 25 (6.60%) Service Manager
9 20 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (4.75%) Consultant
11 15 (3.96%) DBA
12 14 (3.69%) Support Engineer
13 13 (3.43%) Cloud Engineer
13 13 (3.43%) IT Manager
13 13 (3.43%) Project Manager
14 12 (3.17%) Network Engineer
15 11 (2.90%) Transition Manager
16 10 (2.64%) DB2 DBA
16 10 (2.64%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.28%) .NET
2 14 (3.69%) ASP.NET
3 11 (2.90%) JSON
3 11 (2.90%) Web Services
4 10 (2.64%) LDAP
5 7 (1.85%) Ajax
6 6 (1.58%) Flash
7 5 (1.32%) jQuery
8 4 (1.06%) Kafka
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.79%) Middleware
9 3 (0.79%) XML
10 2 (0.53%) COM
10 2 (0.53%) Django
11 1 (0.26%) .NET Core
11 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.26%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.26%) CSS
11 1 (0.26%) EDI
11 1 (0.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 116 (30.61%) User Experience
2 44 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.65%) Management Information System
4 25 (6.60%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.37%) Clustering
6 8 (2.11%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.11%) Replication
6 8 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
7 7 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.58%) FlexPod
8 6 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.58%) Wiki
9 5 (1.32%) PKI
9 5 (1.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 4 (1.06%) Cyberattack
10 4 (1.06%) iPad
10 4 (1.06%) NHS
10 4 (1.06%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.93%) Windows
2 34 (8.97%) Linux
3 29 (7.65%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.69%) Unix
5 10 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.37%) Solaris
6 9 (2.37%) SUSE
6 9 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.85%) Android
7 7 (1.85%) CentOS
8 6 (1.58%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (1.58%) Debian
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (30.87%) Analytics
2 116 (30.61%) Business Analysis
3 110 (29.02%) Line Management
4 105 (27.70%) Customer-Centricity
4 105 (27.70%) Systems Analysis
5 104 (27.44%) Workshop Facilitation
6 102 (26.91%) Customer Engagement
6 102 (26.91%) Use Case
7 101 (26.65%) BPR
7 101 (26.65%) Sprint Planning
8 100 (26.39%) Competitor Analysis
8 100 (26.39%) MoSCoW
8 100 (26.39%) Wireframes
8 100 (26.39%) Workflow
8 100 (26.39%) Workflow Analysis
9 99 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
10 97 (25.59%) ITIL
11 67 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
12 50 (13.19%) Service Management
13 46 (12.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.61%) SQL
2 20 (5.28%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.96%) C#
4 12 (3.17%) Python
5 11 (2.90%) C
6 7 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.58%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.32%) R
9 4 (1.06%) COBOL
9 4 (1.06%) Java
9 4 (1.06%) Scala
10 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) PHP
12 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.86%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.17%) CCNA
5 11 (2.90%) CISSP
5 11 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.64%) Degree
7 8 (2.11%) MCSE
7 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.58%) CEH
8 6 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.32%) CCNP
9 5 (1.32%) GIAC
9 5 (1.32%) GSEC
9 5 (1.32%) MCSA
10 4 (1.06%) CISA
10 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.06%) PMP
10 4 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.06%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.65%) SLA
2 13 (3.43%) PMO
3 12 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.17%) QA
4 10 (2.64%) GDPR
5 5 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.06%) NIST
7 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 48 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.69%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (3.43%) XenApp
6 8 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.58%) NFS
7 6 (1.58%) VMware NSX
7 6 (1.58%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.53%) Docker
10 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (4.75%) SCCM
2 13 (3.43%) SCOM
3 7 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.85%) Nagios
3 7 (1.85%) SCOrch
3 7 (1.85%) SCVMM
3 7 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.53%) Puppet
5 2 (0.53%) Salt
5 2 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 89 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.08%) Cisco
3 36 (9.50%) Oracle
4 32 (8.44%) VMware
5 30 (7.92%) HP
6 25 (6.60%) Citrix
7 22 (5.80%) CheckPoint
8 12 (3.17%) Genesys
9 11 (2.90%) Juniper
10 9 (2.37%) Sun
11 8 (2.11%) Zscaler
12 7 (1.85%) NetApp
13 6 (1.58%) Arista
13 6 (1.58%) Dell
13 6 (1.58%) Meraki
13 6 (1.58%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.58%) Veeam
14 5 (1.32%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (1.06%) Remedy