Period
to 22 January 2018

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

Change Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 79 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 172 121 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.11% 2.63% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.88% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 113 86 123
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £42,120
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +19.90% -0.90%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £67,500
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 5,043 4,202 5,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.24% 91.31% 90.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,317 2,658 3,552
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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
Glasgow +30 85 £45,000 +13.92% 5
Edinburgh -25 73 £57,500 - 21
South Lanarkshire -4 6 £44,705 -14.85%
Stirling -4 3 £52,500 +47.89%
Inverclyde +1 2 £37,750 -0.66%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £43,750 -
Dundee - 1 £60,000 - 1
Fife - 1 £44,000 - 2
West Lothian - 1 - -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 73 (42.44%) Finance
2 68 (39.53%) ITIL
3 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (31.98%) Project Management
5 40 (23.26%) PRINCE2
6 37 (21.51%) Microsoft
7 35 (20.35%) Banking
8 34 (19.77%) PMP
8 34 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 34 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
8 34 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (18.60%) Microsoft Project
10 30 (17.44%) SDLC
11 28 (16.28%) Windows
12 26 (15.12%) Active Directory
12 26 (15.12%) Software Delivery
13 25 (14.53%) Configuration Management
13 25 (14.53%) Project Planning
14 24 (13.95%) SQL
15 23 (13.37%) DNS
15 23 (13.37%) Retail Banking
15 23 (13.37%) Windows Server
16 22 (12.79%) Retail
17 21 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (11.63%) VMware
19 19 (11.05%) Service Delivery
19 19 (11.05%) Oracle
19 19 (11.05%) Ansible
19 19 (11.05%) Hyper-V
20 18 (10.47%) PowerShell

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 10 (5.81%) IIS
2 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.16%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (18.60%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.33%) Finacle
2 4 (2.33%) Infor M3
2 4 (2.33%) Summit
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.58%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.07%) Office 365
4 3 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.37%) DNS
2 18 (10.47%) Firewall
3 14 (8.14%) VPN
4 13 (7.56%) VoIP
5 12 (6.98%) DHCP
5 12 (6.98%) HTTP
5 12 (6.98%) Internet
5 12 (6.98%) Unified Communications
6 11 (6.40%) SMTP
6 11 (6.40%) SSL
6 11 (6.40%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.81%) IPsec
8 9 (5.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (4.07%) LAN
9 7 (4.07%) WAN
10 3 (1.74%) MPLS
10 3 (1.74%) S/MIME
10 3 (1.74%) SNMP
11 2 (1.16%) SAN
11 2 (1.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) Big Data
3 2 (1.16%) GIS
3 2 (1.16%) Spatial Data
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.58%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (4.65%) JIRA
2 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 73 (42.44%) Finance
2 35 (20.35%) Banking
3 23 (13.37%) Retail Banking
4 22 (12.79%) Retail
5 6 (3.49%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (25.58%) Project Manager
2 32 (18.60%) Analyst
3 21 (12.21%) IT Manager
4 17 (9.88%) IT Project Manager
5 15 (8.72%) Software Project Manager
6 13 (7.56%) Consultant
6 13 (7.56%) Retail Banking Project Manager
7 12 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Senior Manager
8 11 (6.40%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 10 (5.81%) Administrator
9 10 (5.81%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Change Manager
10 9 (5.23%) IT Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Security Administrator
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (4.65%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.81%) .NET
2 7 (4.07%) XML
3 6 (3.49%) Middleware
4 3 (1.74%) CSS
5 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.16%) HTML
5 2 (1.16%) jQuery
6 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.58%) CGI
6 1 (0.58%) LDAP
6 1 (0.58%) ODBC
6 1 (0.58%) React
6 1 (0.58%) REST
6 1 (0.58%) SOAP
6 1 (0.58%) Spring
6 1 (0.58%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.56%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.65%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 6 (3.49%) PKI
6 4 (2.33%) Clustering
6 4 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.33%) Replication
7 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.16%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.28%) Windows
2 23 (13.37%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.81%) Linux
3 10 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.23%) Unix
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.53%) ITIL
2 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (31.98%) Project Management
4 40 (23.26%) PRINCE2
5 30 (17.44%) SDLC
6 26 (15.12%) Software Delivery
7 25 (14.53%) Configuration Management
7 25 (14.53%) Project Planning
8 21 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (11.05%) Service Delivery
10 18 (10.47%) Business Analysis
10 18 (10.47%) Service Management
11 16 (9.30%) Problem Management
12 15 (8.72%) Incident Management
13 14 (8.14%) Performance Management
13 14 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 12 (6.98%) Contract Management
15 12 (6.98%) Matrix Management
15 12 (6.98%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.95%) SQL
2 18 (10.47%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.98%) Python
4 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.23%) Perl
5 8 (4.65%) C#
6 5 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.33%) C
7 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.74%) Java
9 2 (1.16%) C++
10 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.58%) R
10 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (19.77%) PMP
2 17 (9.88%) PMI Certification
3 11 (6.40%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.23%) MCSE
4 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.07%) Degree
6 6 (3.49%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.49%) HND
6 6 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.16%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.58%) CCENT
9 1 (0.58%) IIBA
9 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) SLA
2 8 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.16%) PMO
3 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.05%) Hyper-V
3 12 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (6.40%) XenApp
5 10 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.16%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) Ansible
2 16 (9.30%) SCCM
3 12 (6.98%) SCOM
4 8 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (4.65%) Puppet
5 2 (1.16%) Iperf
6 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.58%) Nagios
6 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.63%) VMware
3 19 (11.05%) Oracle
4 15 (8.72%) Citrix
5 13 (7.56%) Cisco
6 11 (6.40%) Google
7 10 (5.81%) SolarWinds
8 8 (4.65%) ServiceNow
9 6 (3.49%) Remedy
10 4 (2.33%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.33%) Avaloq
10 4 (2.33%) FIS
10 4 (2.33%) Fiserv
10 4 (2.33%) Infor
10 4 (2.33%) Misys
10 4 (2.33%) Peregrine
10 4 (2.33%) SAP
10 4 (2.33%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.74%) Capita
11 3 (1.74%) Tagetik