The median annual salary for a Change Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 665 698
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Change Manager 223 282 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 179 259 238
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £36,900 £37,388 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Change Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in the UK

Change Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Change Manager in the UK

Change Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Manager over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Change Manager in the UK

Change Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 214 £57,500 +4.54% 18
UK excluding London -42 126 £52,500 -0.94% 13
London +44 93 £71,250 +9.61% 6
South East +45 42 £57,500 +4.54% 1
East of England -4 33 £54,000 +13.68% 4
North of England -40 21 £47,500 -20.83% 3
South West -17 13 £67,500 +68.75%
Midlands -18 11 £44,500 -19.09% 4
Scotland +5 5 £33,500 -29.47% 1
Wales - 1 £40,500 -

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Change Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 259 (63.33%) Change Management
2 155 (37.90%) ITIL
3 144 (35.21%) Finance
4 115 (28.12%) Project Management
5 102 (24.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (16.87%) PRINCE2
8 64 (15.65%) Release Management
9 60 (14.67%) Degree
10 50 (12.22%) Programme Management
10 50 (12.22%) ITIL Certification
11 49 (11.98%) Business Transformation
12 42 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
12 42 (10.27%) Configuration Management
13 38 (9.29%) Service Delivery
13 38 (9.29%) ITIL V3
14 37 (9.05%) Service Management
14 37 (9.05%) Banking
15 36 (8.80%) Business Analysis
15 36 (8.80%) Problem Management
16 34 (8.31%) Microsoft
17 32 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
17 32 (7.82%) Process Improvement
18 31 (7.58%) QA
19 30 (7.33%) SAP
20 29 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
20 29 (7.09%) Management Information System
21 28 (6.85%) Coaching
22 27 (6.60%) Waterfall
23 25 (6.11%) ITSM

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (1.96%) Confluence
2 4 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.24%) SAS
4 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.73%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.44%) Intranet
2 9 (2.20%) NetScaler
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) SMS
4 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) MPLS
5 1 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.24%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) Skype
5 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.98%) SQL Server
1 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.49%) OLAP
3 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.24%) Power BI
4 1 (0.24%) QlikView
4 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.24%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 144 (35.21%) Finance
2 37 (9.05%) Banking
3 23 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.89%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.16%) Retail
6 14 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.18%) Front Office
7 13 (3.18%) Marketing
8 11 (2.69%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (2.20%) Legal
9 9 (2.20%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.96%) Electronics
11 6 (1.47%) Back Office
11 6 (1.47%) Billing
12 5 (1.22%) International Banking
13 4 (0.98%) Advertising
14 3 (0.73%) Law
14 3 (0.73%) Publishing
15 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.18%) .NET
2 4 (0.98%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.49%) COM
3 2 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.24%) Middleware
4 1 (0.24%) SOAP
4 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.87%) CMDB
4 11 (2.69%) User Experience
5 8 (1.96%) Fintech
6 7 (1.71%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.22%) Equities
8 4 (0.98%) Derivative
8 4 (0.98%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.98%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.98%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.73%) PMI
9 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.49%) Exotic Derivative
10 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.49%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.67%) Windows
2 13 (3.18%) Unix
3 12 (2.93%) Solaris
4 4 (0.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (63.33%) Change Management
2 155 (37.90%) ITIL
3 115 (28.12%) Project Management
4 102 (24.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (23.72%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (16.87%) PRINCE2
7 64 (15.65%) Release Management
8 50 (12.22%) Programme Management
9 49 (11.98%) Business Transformation
10 42 (10.27%) Configuration Management
11 38 (9.29%) ITIL V3
11 38 (9.29%) Service Delivery
12 37 (9.05%) Service Management
13 36 (8.80%) Business Analysis
13 36 (8.80%) Problem Management
14 32 (7.82%) Process Improvement
15 28 (6.85%) Coaching
16 27 (6.60%) Waterfall
17 25 (6.11%) ITSM
18 24 (5.87%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.18%) SQL
2 9 (2.20%) C
3 4 (0.98%) C#
4 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.49%) VB
4 2 (0.49%) VB6
5 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (14.67%) Degree
2 50 (12.22%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (3.42%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.93%) ISEB
4 12 (2.93%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 10 (2.44%) PMP
7 8 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.71%) APMP
8 7 (1.71%) CIMA
8 7 (1.71%) CIPD
8 7 (1.71%) MBA
9 6 (1.47%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.73%) APMG
10 3 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.58%) QA
2 13 (3.18%) PMO
3 9 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.20%) SLA
4 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.49%) MiFID
6 2 (0.49%) P3O
7 1 (0.24%) GDPR
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.33%) SAP
3 12 (2.93%) Oracle
4 9 (2.20%) Cisco
4 9 (2.20%) Hitachi
4 9 (2.20%) IBM
4 9 (2.20%) Sybase
4 9 (2.20%) Veritas
5 3 (0.73%) Northgate
5 3 (0.73%) Snow
6 2 (0.49%) Planview
6 2 (0.49%) Progress
7 1 (0.24%) Remedy
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.24%) Software AG
7 1 (0.24%) Tableau
7 1 (0.24%) Talend
7 1 (0.24%) Temenos
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