Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 57 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26 -22
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 344 440 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.20% 4.37% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 4.78% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 244 305 203
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -7.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 7,460 9,196 10,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.01% 91.32% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,650 7,431 7,949
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -16 143 £51,502 +8.43% 16
Coventry +30 43 £47,500 - 5
Worcestershire +15 28 £50,000 +37.93% 3
Solihull -10 25 £52,500 -30.00% 6
Warwickshire +13 21 £51,500 +20.47% 7
Herefordshire +6 17 £50,000 -
Staffordshire +13 16 £35,000 -4.11% 4
Shropshire -21 16 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Walsall - 15 £38,500 - 2
Wolverhampton +12 8 £40,000 +26.98%
Wednesbury - 6 £32,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £30,000 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 (36.63%) ITIL
2 84 (24.42%) Finance
2 84 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (23.55%) Project Management
4 79 (22.97%) Microsoft
5 65 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (18.60%) Service Delivery
7 60 (17.44%) Service Management
7 60 (17.44%) SQL
8 58 (16.86%) Data Centre
9 50 (14.53%) Data Protection
10 49 (14.24%) GDPR
11 47 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (13.37%) Line Management
13 43 (12.50%) ISEB
14 41 (11.92%) Windows
14 41 (11.92%) ITIL V3
15 38 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (10.47%) Incident Management
16 36 (10.47%) Degree
17 35 (10.17%) ITSM
17 35 (10.17%) Web Services
18 34 (9.88%) Configuration Management
19 33 (9.59%) SLA
19 33 (9.59%) Workshop Facilitation
20 32 (9.30%) Problem Management
21 31 (9.01%) Matrix Management
21 31 (9.01%) PRINCE2
22 30 (8.72%) Business Analysis
22 30 (8.72%) Problem-Solving

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 13 (3.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.33%) IIS
3 8 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.58%) Confluence
5 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (7.56%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.78%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.16%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.29%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.74%) Sentinel
3 4 (1.16%) assyst
4 3 (0.87%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.29%) SAP VC
6 1 (0.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.20%) SaaS
4 10 (2.91%) Serverless
5 9 (2.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (2.62%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.62%) AWS CloudTrail
5 9 (2.62%) AWS CodePipeline
5 9 (2.62%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (2.62%) CloudFront
5 9 (2.62%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (2.62%) Office 365
5 9 (2.62%) SoftLayer
6 2 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.65%) WAN
2 15 (4.36%) LAN
3 12 (3.49%) Firewall
4 11 (3.20%) Internet
4 11 (3.20%) VoIP
5 9 (2.62%) VLAN
6 7 (2.03%) Network Security
6 7 (2.03%) Wireless
7 6 (1.74%) BGP
7 6 (1.74%) MPLS
7 6 (1.74%) OSPF
7 6 (1.74%) VPN
8 5 (1.45%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.45%) Junos
8 5 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.45%) WLAN
9 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.29%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.29%) SAN
10 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.69%) MySQL
2 18 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.58%) QlikView
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.29%) Power BI
8 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 84 (24.42%) Finance
2 16 (4.65%) Billing
3 13 (3.78%) Retail
4 11 (3.20%) Legal
4 11 (3.20%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.16%) Banking
7 3 (0.87%) Electronics
8 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.58%) Automotive
8 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.58%) Law
8 2 (0.58%) Local Government
8 2 (0.58%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.29%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (25.87%) Analyst
2 48 (13.95%) Business Analyst
3 36 (10.47%) Service Manager
4 29 (8.43%) Project Manager
5 25 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 21 (6.10%) Technical Manager
7 20 (5.81%) Technical Services Manager
8 17 (4.94%) Software Analyst
9 16 (4.65%) Change Manager
10 13 (3.78%) IT Manager
10 13 (3.78%) Lead Business Analyst
11 12 (3.49%) Consultant
11 12 (3.49%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (3.49%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.20%) Agile Business Analyst
13 10 (2.91%) Developer
13 10 (2.91%) Head of Infrastructure
14 9 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (2.62%) Lead DevOps
14 9 (2.62%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.17%) Web Services
2 10 (2.91%) Node.js
3 9 (2.62%) SAML
4 5 (1.45%) Middleware
5 3 (0.87%) HTML
6 2 (0.58%) COM
6 2 (0.58%) CSS
6 2 (0.58%) OLE
6 2 (0.58%) REST
6 2 (0.58%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.29%) .NET
7 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.29%) EDI
7 1 (0.29%) React
7 1 (0.29%) React Native
7 1 (0.29%) Redux
7 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.86%) Data Centre
2 47 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.14%) CMDB
4 17 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 16 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (4.07%) Clustering
7 13 (3.78%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.74%) PMI
9 5 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (1.16%) ASIC
10 4 (1.16%) CESG
10 4 (1.16%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.16%) User Experience
10 4 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.58%) PKI
12 2 (0.58%) VHDL
12 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.92%) Windows
2 25 (7.27%) Linux
3 20 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.78%) Unix
5 6 (1.74%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.58%) SUSE
7 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.29%) Android
8 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (36.63%) ITIL
2 84 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (23.55%) Project Management
4 65 (18.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (18.60%) Service Delivery
6 60 (17.44%) Service Management
7 50 (14.53%) Data Protection
8 46 (13.37%) Line Management
9 41 (11.92%) ITIL V3
10 38 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (10.47%) Incident Management
12 35 (10.17%) ITSM
13 34 (9.88%) Configuration Management
14 33 (9.59%) Workshop Facilitation
15 32 (9.30%) Problem Management
16 31 (9.01%) Matrix Management
16 31 (9.01%) PRINCE2
17 30 (8.72%) Business Analysis
17 30 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (6.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 60 (17.44%) SQL
2 9 (2.62%) Python
3 8 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 7 (2.03%) Java
5 6 (1.74%) C
6 3 (0.87%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.87%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.58%) C#
7 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.29%) C++
8 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.29%) VBA
8 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (12.50%) ISEB
2 36 (10.47%) Degree
3 25 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 23 (6.69%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.23%) SC Cleared
7 13 (3.78%) CCNP
8 12 (3.49%) CCNA
9 8 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.03%) CCA
10 7 (2.03%) CCAA
10 7 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (2.03%) HNC
10 7 (2.03%) VCAP
11 6 (1.74%) CISM
11 6 (1.74%) CISSP
11 6 (1.74%) JNCIS
11 6 (1.74%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (14.24%) GDPR
2 33 (9.59%) SLA
3 14 (4.07%) PMO
4 9 (2.62%) QA
5 7 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.45%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.87%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.58%) DO-160
10 1 (0.29%) P3O
System Software
1 22 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.62%) Docker
4 4 (1.16%) Firmware
5 2 (0.58%) XenApp
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.49%) Linux-HA
2 10 (2.91%) Ansible
3 9 (2.62%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.62%) Mesos
3 9 (2.62%) rkt
3 9 (2.62%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (2.62%) Terraform
4 5 (1.45%) SCCM
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.58%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.58%) WSUS
8 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.29%) SCOM
8 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 79 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.85%) ServiceNow
3 23 (6.69%) VMware
4 17 (4.94%) SAP
5 16 (4.65%) Oracle
5 16 (4.65%) Remedy
6 15 (4.36%) Cisco
6 15 (4.36%) Citrix
7 13 (3.78%) HP
8 10 (2.91%) IBM
9 7 (2.03%) BMC
9 7 (2.03%) Juniper
10 6 (1.74%) Avaya
10 6 (1.74%) Dell
11 5 (1.45%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.45%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (1.45%) Nokia
12 4 (1.16%) Northgate
13 3 (0.87%) Ivanti