Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 82 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 -27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 171 136 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.08% 2.74% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.01% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 117 78 133
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £42,120
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +19.90% +1.49%
10th Percentile £32,300 £29,338 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £73,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +1.01%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5061 4520 5882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.14% 91.15% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3277 2798 3716
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Scotland

Change Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Change Management in Scotland

Change Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Change Management in Scotland

Change Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Glasgow +17 80 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Edinburgh -19 78 £57,500 - 13
South Lanarkshire -4 6 £44,705 -14.85%
Aberdeen - 5 £77,500 - 1
Inverclyde -2 2 £37,750 +0.67% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £43,750 -
West Lothian -5 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £52,500 -
Fife - 1 £44,000 - 2
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 80 (46.78%) Finance
2 63 (36.84%) ITIL
3 56 (32.75%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (29.24%) Project Management
5 44 (25.73%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 32 (18.71%) PRINCE2
8 31 (18.13%) Banking
9 29 (16.96%) Windows
10 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (16.37%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (15.79%) Active Directory
12 26 (15.20%) PMP
12 26 (15.20%) Windows Server
13 24 (14.04%) VMware
14 23 (13.45%) Hyper-V
15 22 (12.87%) SDLC
15 22 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (12.28%) SQL
16 21 (12.28%) DNS
17 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
17 19 (11.11%) Business Analysis
17 19 (11.11%) PowerShell
17 19 (11.11%) SCCM
18 18 (10.53%) Performance Management
18 18 (10.53%) Ansible
18 18 (10.53%) PMI Certification
18 18 (10.53%) Citrix
18 18 (10.53%) Cisco
18 18 (10.53%) Oracle

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.26%) IIS
2 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.17%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.17%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.58%) JBoss
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.58%) SAS
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.17%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.34%) Finacle
2 4 (2.34%) Infor M3
2 4 (2.34%) Summit
3 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.58%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.37%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.09%) Office 365
3 5 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.28%) DNS
2 17 (9.94%) Internet
3 15 (8.77%) DHCP
4 13 (7.60%) Firewall
4 13 (7.60%) VoIP
5 12 (7.02%) Unified Communications
6 9 (5.26%) VPN
7 7 (4.09%) HTTP
7 7 (4.09%) LAN
7 7 (4.09%) WAN
8 6 (3.51%) SMTP
8 6 (3.51%) SSL
8 6 (3.51%) TCP/IP
9 5 (2.92%) IPsec
10 4 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.75%) MPLS
11 3 (1.75%) S/MIME
11 3 (1.75%) SNMP
11 3 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.58%) MySQL
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) JIRA
2 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 80 (46.78%) Finance
2 31 (18.13%) Banking
3 15 (8.77%) Retail
3 15 (8.77%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (19.88%) Project Manager
2 30 (17.54%) Analyst
3 23 (13.45%) IT Manager
4 17 (9.94%) IT Project Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.60%) IT Engineer
6 13 (7.60%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.60%) Senior Manager
7 12 (7.02%) Consultant
7 12 (7.02%) Retail Banking Project Manager
8 11 (6.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 10 (5.85%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Change Manager
9 10 (5.85%) Service Manager
9 10 (5.85%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (5.26%) Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
11 8 (4.68%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.09%) .NET
2 6 (3.51%) XML
3 5 (2.92%) Middleware
4 4 (2.34%) Spring
4 4 (2.34%) Spring Cloud
5 3 (1.75%) CSS
6 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.17%) HTML
6 2 (1.17%) jQuery
7 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.58%) CGI
7 1 (0.58%) OC4J
7 1 (0.58%) ODBC
7 1 (0.58%) React
7 1 (0.58%) REST
7 1 (0.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.02%) Virtual Team
3 9 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.51%) PKI
6 4 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.75%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.17%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.17%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) PMI
9 1 (0.58%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.96%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (8.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (7.02%) Linux
5 10 (5.85%) Unix
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) AIX
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
7 1 (0.58%) Debian
7 1 (0.58%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.84%) ITIL
2 56 (32.75%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.24%) Project Management
4 32 (18.71%) PRINCE2
5 22 (12.87%) SDLC
5 22 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 18 (10.53%) Performance Management
8 17 (9.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (9.94%) Service Management
8 17 (9.94%) Software Delivery
9 16 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (9.36%) Matrix Management
9 16 (9.36%) Service Delivery
10 15 (8.77%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (8.77%) Waterfall
11 14 (8.19%) Incident Management
11 14 (8.19%) Problem Management
11 14 (8.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.28%) SQL
2 19 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.85%) Python
4 9 (5.26%) C#
5 7 (4.09%) Java
6 6 (3.51%) C++
6 6 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.34%) Perl
9 3 (1.75%) C
10 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.58%) R
10 1 (0.58%) Scala
10 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (15.20%) PMP
2 18 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 13 (7.60%) MCSE
3 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.43%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.68%) Degree
6 6 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.51%) HND
6 6 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.75%) CCNP
10 2 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.17%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.58%) APMP
11 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.58%) IIBA
11 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.02%) SLA
2 7 (4.09%) QA
3 4 (2.34%) PMO
4 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.58%) TickIT
System Software
1 27 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.45%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (8.19%) XenApp
4 12 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.02%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.17%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (11.11%) SCCM
2 18 (10.53%) Ansible
3 15 (8.77%) SCOM
4 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.75%) Puppet
5 2 (1.17%) Iperf
6 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.58%) Nagios
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.04%) VMware
3 18 (10.53%) Cisco
3 18 (10.53%) Citrix
3 18 (10.53%) Oracle
4 15 (8.77%) Google
5 12 (7.02%) SolarWinds
6 8 (4.68%) ServiceNow
7 6 (3.51%) Remedy
8 4 (2.34%) Avaloq
8 4 (2.34%) FIS
8 4 (2.34%) Fiserv
8 4 (2.34%) Infor
8 4 (2.34%) Misys
8 4 (2.34%) Peregrine
9 3 (1.75%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.75%) Juniper
9 3 (1.75%) SAP
9 3 (1.75%) Tagetik
9 3 (1.75%) TIBCO