The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 129 119 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.18% 0.47% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.50% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +97.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
IT Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2148 2012 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.21% 93.67% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1819 1358
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Birmingham region.

IT Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Manager in their job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PDA
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) VMware