Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 63 74
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 291 422 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.34% 4.29% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 4.71% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 192 282 276
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,525 £27,875
90th Percentile £66,125 £77,500 £70,000
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 7,869 8,969 10,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.27% 91.24% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6,018 7,381 8,407
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £64,300
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -25 115 £47,500 - 18
Warwickshire +33 38 £51,500 +21.18% 7
Staffordshire +23 33 £32,500 -12.16% 3
Coventry -1 26 £50,000 - 5
Solihull -17 17 £44,250 -41.00%
Shropshire -22 12 £43,750 +9.38% 8
Worcestershire +6 11 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Walsall - 11 £39,000 -
Wolverhampton +10 8 £40,000 +26.98%
Herefordshire +18 7 £50,000 -2.44% 2
Wednesbury - 4 £32,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £30,000 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 101 (34.71%) ITIL
2 73 (25.09%) Service Management
3 60 (20.62%) Finance
4 57 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (19.24%) Project Management
5 56 (19.24%) Microsoft
6 54 (18.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 52 (17.87%) Service Delivery
8 51 (17.53%) ITIL V3
8 51 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (15.81%) ITSM
10 44 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (13.40%) SQL
11 39 (13.40%) Data Centre
11 39 (13.40%) Degree
12 36 (12.37%) Problem Management
13 34 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (11.00%) Data Protection
15 31 (10.65%) Line Management
16 29 (9.97%) Incident Management
17 27 (9.28%) Web Services
17 27 (9.28%) Windows
17 27 (9.28%) SLA
17 27 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (8.59%) Configuration Management
18 25 (8.59%) GDPR
19 24 (8.25%) Customer Requirements
19 24 (8.25%) ServiceNow
20 23 (7.90%) Decision-Making
21 22 (7.56%) Performance Metrics

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 (1.37%) OpenEdge
2 3 (1.03%) Confluence
3 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.34%) Liferay
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (6.87%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.50%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (6.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.41%) assyst
2 7 (2.41%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.69%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.69%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.34%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.75%) Office 365
3 7 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.72%) SaaS
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.37%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (1.37%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.37%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (1.37%) Serverless
5 4 (1.37%) SoftLayer
6 2 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.09%) Internet
2 6 (2.06%) Firewall
2 6 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.72%) Network Security
4 4 (1.37%) SAN
4 4 (1.37%) VoIP
5 3 (1.03%) BGP
5 3 (1.03%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.03%) Junos
5 3 (1.03%) LAN
5 3 (1.03%) MPLS
5 3 (1.03%) OSPF
5 3 (1.03%) VPN
5 3 (1.03%) WAN
5 3 (1.03%) Wireless
5 3 (1.03%) WLAN
6 2 (0.69%) DHCP
6 2 (0.69%) DNS
6 2 (0.69%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.47%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (3.09%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.37%) MySQL
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.69%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.34%) QlikView
8 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Grunt
2 4 (1.37%) JIRA
2 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.03%) Bower
3 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.03%) gulp
3 3 (1.03%) Jasmine
3 3 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.03%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.34%) StarTeam
General
1 60 (20.62%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Games
2 16 (5.50%) Legal
3 11 (3.78%) Billing
4 9 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.41%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Banking
7 4 (1.37%) Automotive
7 4 (1.37%) Electronics
7 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.03%) Front Office
9 2 (0.69%) Back Office
9 2 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.69%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.69%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (26.12%) Analyst
2 35 (12.03%) Service Manager
3 27 (9.28%) Business Analyst
3 27 (9.28%) Developer
4 25 (8.59%) Support Analyst
5 24 (8.25%) Consultant
6 20 (6.87%) Implementation Consultant
6 20 (6.87%) Project Manager
7 17 (5.84%) Change Manager
7 17 (5.84%) Technical Manager
7 17 (5.84%) Technical Services Manager
8 16 (5.50%) IT Manager
9 13 (4.47%) Applications Support
10 11 (3.78%) Software Consultant
10 11 (3.78%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 10 (3.44%) Operations Manager
12 9 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (3.09%) Support Specialist
13 8 (2.75%) Service Operations Manager
13 8 (2.75%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.28%) Web Services
2 12 (4.12%) HTML
3 10 (3.44%) CSS
4 6 (2.06%) Node.js
5 5 (1.72%) RESTful
6 4 (1.37%) SAML
7 3 (1.03%) Middleware
8 2 (0.69%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.69%) jQuery
8 2 (0.69%) JSON
8 2 (0.69%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.34%) .NET
9 1 (0.34%) EDI
9 1 (0.34%) HTML5
9 1 (0.34%) OLE
9 1 (0.34%) React
9 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (13.40%) Data Centre
3 20 (6.87%) CMDB
4 16 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (4.47%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.78%) User Experience
7 7 (2.41%) CESG
7 7 (2.41%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.69%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.69%) PMI
11 2 (0.69%) Replication
12 1 (0.34%) ASIC
12 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.34%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.28%) Windows
2 21 (7.22%) Unix
3 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.37%) Linux
5 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) SUSE
6 2 (0.69%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (34.71%) ITIL
2 73 (25.09%) Service Management
3 57 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (19.24%) Project Management
5 54 (18.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 52 (17.87%) Service Delivery
7 51 (17.53%) ITIL V3
8 46 (15.81%) ITSM
9 44 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (12.37%) Problem Management
11 34 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
12 32 (11.00%) Data Protection
13 31 (10.65%) Line Management
14 29 (9.97%) Incident Management
15 27 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (8.59%) Configuration Management
17 24 (8.25%) Customer Requirements
18 23 (7.90%) Decision-Making
19 22 (7.56%) Performance Metrics
19 22 (7.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.40%) SQL
2 14 (4.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.47%) Java
4 8 (2.75%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.37%) Python
6 3 (1.03%) C++
6 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.69%) C
7 2 (0.69%) C#
8 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (13.40%) Degree
2 21 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.87%) ISEB
4 18 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (6.19%) SC Cleared
5 17 (5.84%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (3.09%) CISM
6 9 (3.09%) CISSP
7 7 (2.41%) CISA
7 7 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.03%) CCDP
8 3 (1.03%) CCNA
8 3 (1.03%) CCNP
8 3 (1.03%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.03%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.69%) CCA
9 2 (0.69%) CIPD
9 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.28%) SLA
2 25 (8.59%) GDPR
3 18 (6.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (5.15%) QA
5 10 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (3.09%) PCI DSS
7 8 (2.75%) PMO
8 7 (2.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (2.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.34%) MiFID
9 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.41%) Docker
2 7 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Ansible
1 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
1 4 (1.37%) Mesos
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (1.37%) rkt
1 4 (1.37%) SCCM
1 4 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
1 4 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (1.37%) Terraform
2 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 56 (19.24%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.25%) ServiceNow
3 22 (7.56%) Oracle
4 21 (7.22%) SAP
5 18 (6.19%) Remedy
6 15 (5.15%) BMC
7 11 (3.78%) Informatica
8 10 (3.44%) VMware
9 6 (2.06%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.72%) Tableau
11 4 (1.37%) Avaya
11 4 (1.37%) Cisco
11 4 (1.37%) IBM
11 4 (1.37%) Juniper
11 4 (1.37%) Northgate
12 3 (1.03%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.03%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.03%) Dell
12 3 (1.03%) Extreme Networks
12 3 (1.03%) Nokia