The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Control
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 184 140
Rank change year-on-year +56 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Change Control 87 60 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.81% 0.97% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.10% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 52
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  

Change Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5436 4272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.03% 88.19% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 4374 3574
Median salary £42,500 £42,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,375 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Change Control as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in the West Midlands

Change Control
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Change Control in the West Midlands

Change Control
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Change Control in the West Midlands

Change Control
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Birmingham +49 55 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Warwickshire +24 10 £44,000 +11.39% 1
West Bromwich - 6 £42,500 -
Staffordshire +15 4 £42,500 +80.85%
Shropshire -3 3 £56,500 +105.45%
Worcestershire - 2 £36,250 - 1
Coventry +13 1 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Solihull -20 1 £45,000 -50.00% 1
Walsall - 1 - -
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Change Control 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 78 (39.59%) Service Delivery
2 68 (34.52%) ITIL
3 49 (24.87%) Customer Requirements
4 44 (22.34%) Project Management
5 41 (20.81%) Firewall
6 40 (20.30%) Data Centre
7 32 (16.24%) Cisco
7 32 (16.24%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (16.24%) Presales
8 31 (15.74%) Windows
9 29 (14.72%) CCNP
9 29 (14.72%) CCNA
9 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
10 26 (13.20%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (13.20%) Mentoring
11 22 (11.17%) WAN
11 22 (11.17%) Linux
12 21 (10.66%) Project Planning
12 21 (10.66%) Service Design
12 21 (10.66%) Network Security
13 20 (10.15%) TCP/IP
13 20 (10.15%) MS Excel
14 19 (9.64%) SLA
14 19 (9.64%) PRINCE2
14 19 (9.64%) Business Development
14 19 (9.64%) Finance
14 19 (9.64%) Public Cloud
15 18 (9.14%) Windows Server
16 16 (8.12%) Configuration Management
16 16 (8.12%) Unix

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.57%) Confluence
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
3 1 (0.51%) JBoss
3 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.57%) Simulink
3 8 (4.06%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Workfront
2 3 (1.52%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.57%) Office 365
2 8 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.81%) Firewall
2 22 (11.17%) WAN
3 21 (10.66%) Network Security
4 20 (10.15%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.61%) LAN
6 14 (7.11%) VoIP
7 10 (5.08%) BGP
7 10 (5.08%) OSPF
8 9 (4.57%) Profibus
8 9 (4.57%) SAN
9 8 (4.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (4.06%) VPN
10 7 (3.55%) HTTP
10 7 (3.55%) NAS
10 7 (3.55%) VLAN
11 6 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (2.54%) MPLS
12 5 (2.54%) Wireless
12 5 (2.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.05%) MS Access
1 6 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) MySQL
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (4.57%) Git (software)
1 9 (4.57%) JIRA
1 9 (4.57%) SonarQube
1 9 (4.57%) Subversion
2 2 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 19 (9.64%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.57%) Electronics
4 5 (2.54%) Back Office
4 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.03%) Automotive
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) Military
7 2 (1.02%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (29.95%) Architect
1 59 (29.95%) Service Architect
2 38 (19.29%) Project Manager
3 18 (9.14%) Cloud Architect
4 17 (8.63%) Network Engineer
4 17 (8.63%) Senior Manager
4 17 (8.63%) Senior Project Manager
5 16 (8.12%) Data Architect
5 16 (8.12%) Data Centre Architect
6 12 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.58%) IT Manager
8 10 (5.08%) Security Engineer
9 9 (4.57%) Technical Manager
10 8 (4.06%) Security Operations Specialist
10 8 (4.06%) Security Specialist
10 8 (4.06%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.06%) Voice Architect
11 7 (3.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 7 (3.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.55%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) XML
2 2 (1.02%) CSS
2 2 (1.02%) HTML
2 2 (1.02%) HTML5
2 2 (1.02%) jQuery
2 2 (1.02%) Middleware
2 2 (1.02%) Spring
3 1 (0.51%) Flash
3 1 (0.51%) JSON
3 1 (0.51%) OAuth
3 1 (0.51%) OpenID
3 1 (0.51%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.51%) SAML
3 1 (0.51%) SOAP
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.30%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.64%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (4.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.02%) Handset
7 2 (1.02%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.51%) User Experience
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.74%) Windows
2 22 (11.17%) Linux
3 18 (9.14%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.12%) Unix
5 9 (4.57%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.52%) Solaris
7 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.51%) SUSE
8 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.59%) Service Delivery
2 68 (34.52%) ITIL
3 49 (24.87%) Customer Requirements
4 44 (22.34%) Project Management
5 32 (16.24%) Presales
6 26 (13.20%) Mentoring
7 21 (10.66%) Project Planning
7 21 (10.66%) Service Design
8 19 (9.64%) Business Development
8 19 (9.64%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.12%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (8.12%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (7.11%) Problem Management
11 14 (7.11%) Validation
12 10 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.08%) Information Security
12 10 (5.08%) Release Management
12 10 (5.08%) Service Management
13 9 (4.57%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.57%) C
1 9 (4.57%) MATLAB
1 9 (4.57%) Python
2 6 (3.05%) VB
3 5 (2.54%) SQL
4 3 (1.52%) Java
5 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.02%) Korn
5 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) C#
6 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (16.24%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (14.72%) CCNA
2 29 (14.72%) CCNP
3 26 (13.20%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.09%) Security Cleared
5 11 (5.58%) CISSP
5 11 (5.58%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.08%) CISM
7 8 (4.06%) CEH
7 8 (4.06%) GCIA
7 8 (4.06%) GCIH
7 8 (4.06%) GIAC
7 8 (4.06%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (4.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (4.06%) SANS
8 6 (3.05%) Degree
9 4 (2.03%) PMP
10 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.02%) CCSP
11 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.64%) SLA
2 9 (4.57%) QA
3 8 (4.06%) IEC 61508
4 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.03%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.52%) PMO
7 1 (0.51%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.54%) Firmware
2 5 (2.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.51%) GPFS
4 1 (0.51%) iptables
4 1 (0.51%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.02%) Nagios
1 2 (1.02%) SCCM
1 2 (1.02%) SCOM
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.51%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (0.51%) SELinux
2 1 (0.51%) SnapMirror
2 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (16.24%) Cisco
2 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.11%) Juniper
4 12 (6.09%) Avaya
5 10 (5.08%) Oracle
6 9 (4.57%) Atlassian
6 9 (4.57%) Coverity
6 9 (4.57%) Mitel
6 9 (4.57%) ServiceNow
7 7 (3.55%) VMware
8 6 (3.05%) F5
8 6 (3.05%) HP
8 6 (3.05%) Palo Alto
9 5 (2.54%) ProCurve
9 5 (2.54%) Riverbed
10 4 (2.03%) IBM
10 4 (2.03%) LANDesk
10 4 (2.03%) NetApp
10 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.03%) SolarWinds
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus company car allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Experian
Posted: 8 days ago