Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 98 63
Rank change year-on-year +14 -35 +7
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 323 293 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.40% 2.99% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 3.31% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 196 192 300
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,375 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,344 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.12% +2.69% -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,520 8,863 11,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.77% 90.37% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,537 7,284 8,756
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the West Midlands

Change Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Change Management in the West Midlands

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the West Midlands

Change Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Birmingham +10 147 £40,500 -14.74% 11
Staffordshire +35 49 £32,500 -24.64% 4
Warwickshire +31 43 £47,000 +17.50% 16
Coventry -20 29 £47,500 +2.70% 7
Worcestershire +24 14 £51,270 +10.85% 3
Solihull +8 11 £45,000 +55.17%
Shropshire -10 7 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Walsall - 4 £38,250 -
Wolverhampton - 4 £34,000 - 2
Sutton Coldfield +1 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Herefordshire - 3 £52,500 - 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 126 (39.01%) ITIL
2 95 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 77 (23.84%) Project Management
4 67 (20.74%) Service Management
4 67 (20.74%) Finance
5 62 (19.20%) Service Delivery
6 60 (18.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 60 (18.58%) Data Centre
7 50 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
8 48 (14.86%) Tech Ops
9 47 (14.55%) Degree
10 39 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (11.46%) Line Management
11 37 (11.46%) ITSM
12 36 (11.15%) Validation
13 35 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (10.84%) Matrix Management
14 34 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 33 (10.22%) SQL
15 33 (10.22%) Problem Management
16 31 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (8.98%) Decision-Making
18 28 (8.67%) Business Process Analysis
18 28 (8.67%) Customer Requirements
18 28 (8.67%) PRINCE2
18 28 (8.67%) ITIL V3
19 27 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
20 26 (8.05%) Windows
20 26 (8.05%) Oracle
20 26 (8.05%) Computer Science Degree

Change Management
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 4 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.24%) OpenEdge
2 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.62%) Liferay
3 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) Confluence
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) JBoss
4 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (6.81%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (5.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.48%) SAP ERP
3 6 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.55%) assyst
4 5 (1.55%) Sentinel
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.93%) Primavera
6 3 (0.93%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.93%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.62%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.62%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.19%) Office 365
2 16 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) Boomi
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) Internet
1 13 (4.02%) WAN
2 12 (3.72%) Firewall
2 12 (3.72%) LAN
3 8 (2.48%) Cisco Wireless
3 8 (2.48%) MPLS
3 8 (2.48%) Wireless
3 8 (2.48%) WLAN
4 6 (1.86%) SAN
5 4 (1.24%) DNS
5 4 (1.24%) Network Security
5 4 (1.24%) VLAN
6 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.62%) DHCP
7 2 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.62%) NAS
7 2 (0.62%) VPN
8 1 (0.31%) PBX
8 1 (0.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.79%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.24%) Spotfire
6 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.55%) Grunt
3 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.93%) Bower
4 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.93%) gulp
4 3 (0.93%) Jasmine
4 3 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.93%) Subversion
4 3 (0.93%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.93%) Yeoman
5 2 (0.62%) JDeveloper
5 2 (0.62%) JIRA
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.31%) JMeter
6 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
General
1 67 (20.74%) Finance
2 16 (4.95%) Games
3 15 (4.64%) Retail
4 14 (4.33%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.02%) Legal
6 12 (3.72%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.17%) Banking
8 6 (1.86%) Electronics
9 5 (1.55%) Automotive
10 3 (0.93%) Front Office
10 3 (0.93%) Marketing
11 2 (0.62%) Billing
11 2 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.62%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (16.72%) Analyst
2 51 (15.79%) Service Manager
3 42 (13.00%) Technical Manager
4 41 (12.69%) Technical Services Manager
5 30 (9.29%) Project Manager
6 29 (8.98%) Developer
7 28 (8.67%) Consultant
8 25 (7.74%) IT Manager
9 21 (6.50%) Implementation Consultant
10 15 (4.64%) Software Consultant
10 15 (4.64%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 13 (4.02%) Support Analyst
12 12 (3.72%) Applications Specialist
12 12 (3.72%) Applications Support
12 12 (3.72%) Business Manager
13 11 (3.41%) Change Manager
14 10 (3.10%) Operations Manager
15 9 (2.79%) Business Analyst
15 9 (2.79%) SAP Manager
15 9 (2.79%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.41%) HTML
2 9 (2.79%) CSS
3 8 (2.48%) XML
4 7 (2.17%) Web Services
5 5 (1.55%) Middleware
5 5 (1.55%) RESTful
6 4 (1.24%) SOAP
6 4 (1.24%) WCF
7 2 (0.62%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.62%) jQuery
7 2 (0.62%) JSON
7 2 (0.62%) MFC
7 2 (0.62%) Node.js
7 2 (0.62%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.31%) .NET
8 1 (0.31%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.31%) HTML5
8 1 (0.31%) Kafka
8 1 (0.31%) React
8 1 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.58%) Data Centre
2 39 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.74%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (4.95%) CMDB
6 11 (3.41%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.10%) Public Cloud
7 10 (3.10%) User Experience
8 7 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.55%) CESG
10 5 (1.55%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.55%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.93%) Clustering
12 3 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.05%) Windows
2 17 (5.26%) Unix
3 10 (3.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.17%) Linux
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.93%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.62%) Debian
7 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (39.01%) ITIL
2 77 (23.84%) Project Management
3 67 (20.74%) Service Management
4 62 (19.20%) Service Delivery
5 60 (18.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 50 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (14.86%) Tech Ops
8 37 (11.46%) ITSM
8 37 (11.46%) Line Management
9 36 (11.15%) Validation
10 35 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (10.84%) Matrix Management
11 33 (10.22%) Problem Management
12 31 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (8.98%) Decision-Making
14 28 (8.67%) Business Process Analysis
14 28 (8.67%) Customer Requirements
14 28 (8.67%) ITIL V3
14 28 (8.67%) PRINCE2
15 27 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.22%) SQL
2 18 (5.57%) Java
3 14 (4.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.10%) C
5 8 (2.48%) C#
6 5 (1.55%) C++
7 4 (1.24%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.93%) Python
9 2 (0.62%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.62%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (14.55%) Degree
2 26 (8.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.95%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.33%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.10%) CISM
5 10 (3.10%) CISSP
6 9 (2.79%) CCNA
6 9 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.48%) Check Point Certification
8 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.86%) CCNP
10 5 (1.55%) CISA
11 4 (1.24%) MCDBA
11 4 (1.24%) OCP
11 4 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.93%) CPIM
12 3 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.12%) SLA
2 18 (5.57%) QA
2 18 (5.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (4.64%) PMO
4 11 (3.41%) GDPR
5 10 (3.10%) PCI DSS
6 8 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.31%) COBIT
9 1 (0.31%) MiFID
9 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.93%) Docker
4 2 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (1.86%) SCCM
3 5 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.24%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.62%) PowerCLI
6 2 (0.62%) SELinux
6 2 (0.62%) WSUS
7 1 (0.31%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) Netcool
7 1 (0.31%) SCOM
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.05%) Oracle
3 22 (6.81%) SAP
4 19 (5.88%) Remedy
5 17 (5.26%) BMC
6 16 (4.95%) ServiceNow
7 14 (4.33%) SolarWinds
8 11 (3.41%) Informatica
9 10 (3.10%) Cisco
10 9 (2.79%) Juniper
11 8 (2.48%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.48%) VMware
12 6 (1.86%) Hyperion
13 5 (1.55%) Capita
13 5 (1.55%) Citrix
13 5 (1.55%) F5
13 5 (1.55%) Tableau
14 4 (1.24%) NetApp
14 4 (1.24%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.24%) Veeam