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

Change Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 104 69
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35 -1
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 363 273 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.68% 2.64% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 2.93% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 167 294
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,775 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 8,704 9,306 9,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 90.11% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,797 7,322 8,030
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 February 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 February 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 +29 184 £42,500 -12.82% 16
Staffordshire +33 36 £32,500 -34.34% 6
Solihull +18 35 £71,250 +176.70% 4
Coventry -10 32 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Warwickshire +15 31 £48,000 +28.00% 7
Shropshire +9 15 £40,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 8 £49,000 -
Worcestershire +10 7 £51,270 +38.57% 2
Wolverhampton - 7 £34,000 - 3
Walsall - 1 £39,000 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 178 (49.04%) ITIL
2 124 (34.16%) Microsoft
3 100 (27.55%) Project Management
4 84 (23.14%) Service Delivery
4 84 (23.14%) Data Centre
5 70 (19.28%) Service Management
6 63 (17.36%) Finance
7 56 (15.43%) Line Management
8 55 (15.15%) Problem Management
9 53 (14.60%) Windows
10 51 (14.05%) Matrix Management
11 48 (13.22%) PRINCE2
12 47 (12.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 40 (11.02%) Degree
13 40 (11.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
15 35 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (9.64%) SQL
15 35 (9.64%) ERP
16 34 (9.37%) Amazon AWS
17 33 (9.09%) Validation
18 32 (8.82%) Active Directory
18 32 (8.82%) Process Improvement
18 32 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (8.54%) Cisco
20 30 (8.26%) SAP
20 30 (8.26%) Management Information System
21 29 (7.99%) WAN
21 29 (7.99%) Office 365
22 28 (7.71%) LAN

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 11 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.93%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.38%) JBoss
5 3 (0.83%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) IIS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (5.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (4.96%) SAP ERP
2 10 (2.75%) SAP VC
3 8 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.20%) SAP R/3
4 6 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.10%) assyst
5 4 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.10%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.83%) Maximo
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.55%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.28%) iTrent
8 1 (0.28%) Primavera
8 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (9.37%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (7.99%) Office 365
4 3 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.99%) WAN
2 28 (7.71%) Firewall
2 28 (7.71%) LAN
3 12 (3.31%) WLAN
4 11 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (3.03%) MPLS
4 11 (3.03%) Wireless
5 10 (2.75%) SAN
6 9 (2.48%) NetScaler
7 6 (1.65%) SMS
7 6 (1.65%) VPN
8 5 (1.38%) NAS
8 5 (1.38%) VLAN
9 4 (1.10%) Network Security
10 3 (0.83%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.83%) Internet
10 3 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.55%) DNS
11 2 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.93%) MySQL
4 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.83%) QlikView
6 3 (0.83%) Spotfire
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (4.13%) TeamCity
2 10 (2.75%) NuGet
2 10 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (1.93%) Subversion
4 6 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.38%) Bitbucket
5 5 (1.38%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.38%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.38%) IntelliJ
5 5 (1.38%) JBehave
5 5 (1.38%) JMeter
5 5 (1.38%) Maven
5 5 (1.38%) Selenium
5 5 (1.38%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.38%) WATIR
5 5 (1.38%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 63 (17.36%) Finance
2 23 (6.34%) Manufacturing
2 23 (6.34%) Retail
3 12 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.03%) Electronics
5 10 (2.75%) Banking
6 5 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.10%) Marketing
7 4 (1.10%) Military
8 3 (0.83%) Automotive
8 3 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.83%) Front Office
9 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (16.53%) Service Manager
2 52 (14.33%) Analyst
2 52 (14.33%) Technical Manager
3 50 (13.77%) Technical Services Manager
4 42 (11.57%) Project Manager
5 41 (11.29%) IT Manager
6 22 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
7 19 (5.23%) Developer
8 17 (4.68%) Technical Leader
9 15 (4.13%) SAP Manager
9 15 (4.13%) Support Analyst
10 13 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.31%) IT Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (3.03%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (3.03%) Network Engineer
13 10 (2.75%) Consultant
14 9 (2.48%) Cisco Engineer
14 9 (2.48%) Operations Manager
14 9 (2.48%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.86%) .NET
2 7 (1.93%) CSS
2 7 (1.93%) HTML
2 7 (1.93%) Middleware
2 7 (1.93%) XML
3 6 (1.65%) CSS3
3 6 (1.65%) HTML5
3 6 (1.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (1.65%) SOAP
3 6 (1.65%) WCF
4 5 (1.38%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) COM
5 1 (0.28%) Express
5 1 (0.28%) Kafka
5 1 (0.28%) Node.js
5 1 (0.28%) RESTful
5 1 (0.28%) Sequelize
5 1 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 84 (23.14%) Data Centre
2 32 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.26%) Management Information System
4 23 (6.34%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (2.48%) Robotics
6 7 (1.93%) CMDB
7 5 (1.38%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.10%) BYOD
8 4 (1.10%) Fintech
8 4 (1.10%) User Experience
9 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.83%) ASIC
9 3 (0.83%) CPLD
9 3 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.83%) SCADA
9 3 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.83%) VHDL
10 2 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.60%) Windows
2 27 (7.44%) Linux
3 22 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.58%) Unix
5 10 (2.75%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.65%) Android
6 6 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.55%) Debian
7 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (49.04%) ITIL
2 100 (27.55%) Project Management
3 84 (23.14%) Service Delivery
4 70 (19.28%) Service Management
5 56 (15.43%) Line Management
6 55 (15.15%) Problem Management
7 51 (14.05%) Matrix Management
8 48 (13.22%) PRINCE2
9 40 (11.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (9.64%) ERP
11 33 (9.09%) Validation
12 32 (8.82%) Process Improvement
13 27 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (6.89%) Incident Management
15 23 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (6.06%) Coaching
16 22 (6.06%) Project Planning
16 22 (6.06%) Test Automation
17 21 (5.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.64%) SQL
2 19 (5.23%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.96%) Java
4 15 (4.13%) C
5 13 (3.58%) C#
6 11 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.48%) Ruby
8 8 (2.20%) Perl
8 8 (2.20%) Python
8 8 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.65%) VB
9 6 (1.65%) VB6
10 4 (1.10%) C++
10 4 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.83%) Assembly Language
11 3 (0.83%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.83%) VBScript
12 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (11.02%) Degree
2 14 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.03%) CCNA
4 11 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (2.75%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.48%) CCNP
6 9 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.20%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.65%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (1.38%) CPIM
9 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.38%) PMP
10 4 (1.10%) CISSP
11 3 (0.83%) CEH
11 3 (0.83%) GIAC
11 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.55%) GCIA
12 2 (0.55%) GCIH
12 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.51%) QA
2 12 (3.31%) PMO
3 11 (3.03%) SLA
4 7 (1.93%) GDPR
5 6 (1.65%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.28%) COBIT
8 1 (0.28%) P3O
8 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 32 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.10%) Docker
5 3 (0.83%) Firmware
5 3 (0.83%) Snort
5 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 47 (12.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 20 (5.51%) SCCM
3 13 (3.58%) Ansible
3 13 (3.58%) Puppet
4 12 (3.31%) SCOM
5 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (1.65%) WSUS
7 5 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.38%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.83%) Salt
8 3 (0.83%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.55%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.28%) Nagios
10 1 (0.28%) Netcool
Vendors
1 124 (34.16%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.54%) Cisco
3 30 (8.26%) SAP
4 20 (5.51%) VMware
5 16 (4.41%) Oracle
6 14 (3.86%) SolarWinds
7 13 (3.58%) Citrix
7 13 (3.58%) ServiceNow
8 12 (3.31%) Juniper
9 11 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 11 (3.03%) Dell
9 11 (3.03%) NetApp
10 9 (2.48%) EqualLogic
11 7 (1.93%) BMC
12 5 (1.38%) Capita
12 5 (1.38%) Remedy
13 4 (1.10%) Symantec
14 3 (0.83%) EMC
14 3 (0.83%) McAfee
14 3 (0.83%) TIBCO