Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 86 57
Rank change year-on-year +28 -29 +35
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 441 376 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.32% 3.30% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 3.70% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 299 228 305
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,400 £27,608 £27,920
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 9052 10159 9516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.76% 89.15% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7329 7943 7843
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +21 197 £47,500 +7.34% 6
Shropshire -5 46 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Solihull +27 44 £75,000 +191.26% 1
Warwickshire +21 44 £44,000 -20.00% 1
Staffordshire +23 29 £37,500 -36.71% 4
Coventry 0 26 £47,500 +10.47% 2
Worcestershire -5 12 £36,250 +11.54%
Wolverhampton +6 5 £31,500 -51.54%
Herefordshire +5 4 £51,250 +46.43%
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 169 (38.32%) ITIL
2 143 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 125 (28.34%) Project Management
4 99 (22.45%) Problem Management
5 82 (18.59%) Service Delivery
6 81 (18.37%) Service Management
7 79 (17.91%) Finance
7 79 (17.91%) Windows
8 76 (17.23%) Data Centre
9 58 (13.15%) SAP
9 58 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (12.70%) PRINCE2
12 54 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 53 (12.02%) Manufacturing
14 52 (11.79%) PowerShell
15 50 (11.34%) Linux
16 48 (10.88%) Degree
17 47 (10.66%) Process Improvement
18 44 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
19 43 (9.75%) Windows Server
20 41 (9.30%) Line Management
20 41 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (9.07%) SQL
22 39 (8.84%) Active Directory
22 39 (8.84%) SCCM
23 38 (8.62%) DevOps
24 36 (8.16%) Incident Management
24 36 (8.16%) ERP
25 35 (7.94%) Java

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 14 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.59%) JBoss
3 7 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.45%) Apache
5 2 (0.45%) SAS
5 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (7.71%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (4.31%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (5.90%) SAP ERP
2 19 (4.31%) SAP MM
3 17 (3.85%) SAP VC
4 11 (2.49%) assyst
5 9 (2.04%) SAP FI
6 5 (1.13%) SAP CO
6 5 (1.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (1.13%) Workfront
7 4 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.91%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.68%) Maximo
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.23%) iTrent
10 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.80%) Office 365
3 22 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (3.85%) SaaS
5 9 (2.04%) IaaS
5 9 (2.04%) PaaS
6 8 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.31%) WAN
2 18 (4.08%) Firewall
2 18 (4.08%) LAN
2 18 (4.08%) NetScaler
3 14 (3.17%) SAN
4 12 (2.72%) DNS
5 9 (2.04%) DHCP
5 9 (2.04%) NAS
6 7 (1.59%) Network Security
7 6 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.13%) SMS
9 4 (0.91%) VoIP
10 3 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.68%) PABX
10 3 (0.68%) Skype
10 3 (0.68%) WLAN
11 2 (0.45%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (0.45%) MPLS
11 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.40%) MySQL
3 15 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.68%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.45%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.45%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.45%) QlikView
8 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (5.67%) TeamCity
2 20 (4.54%) NuGet
2 20 (4.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (1.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.13%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.13%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.13%) IntelliJ
4 5 (1.13%) JBehave
4 5 (1.13%) JMeter
4 5 (1.13%) Maven
4 5 (1.13%) Selenium
4 5 (1.13%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.13%) Subversion
4 5 (1.13%) WATIR
4 5 (1.13%) WebDriver
5 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.68%) Grunt
6 3 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 79 (17.91%) Finance
2 53 (12.02%) Manufacturing
3 21 (4.76%) Retail
4 18 (4.08%) Electronics
5 15 (3.40%) Banking
6 10 (2.27%) Marketing
7 8 (1.81%) Legal
8 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.13%) Automotive
9 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.91%) Law
10 4 (0.91%) Military
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) Billing
11 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.45%) French Language
11 2 (0.45%) Front Office
11 2 (0.45%) German Language
11 2 (0.45%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.45%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 85 (19.27%) Analyst
2 59 (13.38%) Project Manager
3 33 (7.48%) Service Manager
4 29 (6.58%) Technical Manager
5 26 (5.90%) IT Manager
5 26 (5.90%) Technical Services Manager
6 25 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 23 (5.22%) Technical Leader
8 22 (4.99%) Developer
9 20 (4.54%) Support Analyst
10 19 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
10 19 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 17 (3.85%) Server Support
12 16 (3.63%) Development Engineer
12 16 (3.63%) Operations Engineer
12 16 (3.63%) SAP Manager
13 15 (3.40%) .NET Developer
13 15 (3.40%) IT Project Manager
13 15 (3.40%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.44%) .NET
2 17 (3.85%) HTML
3 15 (3.40%) CSS
4 14 (3.17%) CSS3
4 14 (3.17%) HTML5
4 14 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (2.04%) WAP
6 5 (1.13%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.68%) RESTful
8 2 (0.45%) Java EE
8 2 (0.45%) REST
8 2 (0.45%) Web Services
9 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.23%) COM
9 1 (0.23%) Express
9 1 (0.23%) MFC
9 1 (0.23%) Node.js
9 1 (0.23%) Sequelize
9 1 (0.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.23%) Data Centre
2 41 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.08%) Robotics
5 14 (3.17%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.04%) Clustering
8 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.59%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.59%) Fintech
10 6 (1.36%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.13%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (0.91%) iPad
12 4 (0.91%) SCADA
12 4 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.91%) User Experience
12 4 (0.91%) VHDL
12 4 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (17.91%) Windows
2 50 (11.34%) Linux
3 43 (9.75%) Windows Server
4 22 (4.99%) Unix
5 19 (4.31%) Android
5 19 (4.31%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.36%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (38.32%) ITIL
2 125 (28.34%) Project Management
3 99 (22.45%) Problem Management
4 82 (18.59%) Service Delivery
5 81 (18.37%) Service Management
6 58 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (12.70%) PRINCE2
9 54 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 47 (10.66%) Process Improvement
11 41 (9.30%) Line Management
12 38 (8.62%) DevOps
13 36 (8.16%) ERP
13 36 (8.16%) Incident Management
14 34 (7.71%) Matrix Management
15 33 (7.48%) Test Automation
16 29 (6.58%) SDLC
17 28 (6.35%) Coaching
18 27 (6.12%) Project Planning
19 26 (5.90%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (11.79%) PowerShell
2 40 (9.07%) SQL
3 35 (7.94%) Java
4 19 (4.31%) Ruby
5 18 (4.08%) C
6 17 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.85%) VB
7 16 (3.63%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.17%) VB6
9 12 (2.72%) Perl
10 11 (2.49%) Python
11 10 (2.27%) VBScript
12 9 (2.04%) C#
13 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.13%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.91%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.91%) C++
16 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (10.88%) Degree
2 13 (2.95%) Master's Degree
3 12 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.81%) CPIM
6 8 (1.81%) MCSA
6 8 (1.81%) MCSE
6 8 (1.81%) PMP
6 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.36%) CISSP
7 6 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.36%) MCITP
8 5 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.13%) MOS
9 4 (0.91%) CCNA
9 4 (0.91%) CEH
9 4 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.58%) QA
2 13 (2.95%) PMO
3 12 (2.72%) SLA
4 11 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.23%) P3O
System Software
1 39 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.04%) UAG
5 8 (1.81%) Docker
6 5 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.91%) Snort
8 3 (0.68%) Firmware
8 3 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.45%) XenApp
10 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (8.84%) SCCM
2 28 (6.35%) SCOM
3 24 (5.44%) Ansible
3 24 (5.44%) Puppet
4 23 (5.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 14 (3.17%) WSUS
6 11 (2.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (2.49%) Tivoli
7 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.13%) Salt
8 5 (1.13%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (0.91%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
11 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 143 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.15%) SAP
3 29 (6.58%) VMware
4 24 (5.44%) Cisco
5 19 (4.31%) ServiceNow
6 10 (2.27%) Citrix
6 10 (2.27%) Dell
6 10 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 9 (2.04%) NetApp
7 9 (2.04%) Oracle
8 8 (1.81%) EqualLogic
9 7 (1.59%) LANDesk
10 6 (1.36%) Remedy
11 5 (1.13%) BMC
11 5 (1.13%) McAfee
11 5 (1.13%) Symantec
12 4 (0.91%) Capita
12 4 (0.91%) HP
12 4 (0.91%) Sybase
13 3 (0.68%) Xilinx