The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 99 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 24 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.23% 1.55% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.64% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 15
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,887 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £69,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £59,600
% change year-on-year
- -3.52%
Senior 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
1836 2009 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.82% 94.32% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1704 1785
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title.

1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (52.24%) Project Management
3 32 (47.76%) Scrum
4 30 (44.78%) Security Cleared
5 29 (43.28%) SC Cleared
5 29 (43.28%) DSDM
5 29 (43.28%) PRINCE2
6 25 (37.31%) Finance
7 24 (35.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (22.39%) SLA
8 15 (22.39%) People Management
8 15 (22.39%) Agile Project Management
9 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
9 14 (20.90%) Business Development
10 11 (16.42%) Degree
11 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.94%) WAN
13 7 (10.45%) Change Management
14 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
14 6 (8.96%) MS Project
14 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
15 5 (7.46%) VoIP
15 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
15 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
16 4 (5.97%) LAN
16 4 (5.97%) ITIL
16 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
16 4 (5.97%) SAN
16 4 (5.97%) Office Automation
16 4 (5.97%) Waterfall

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.49%) Moodle
1 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Project
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) WAN
2 5 (7.46%) VoIP
3 4 (5.97%) SAN
3 4 (5.97%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) SMS
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) CTI
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Selenium
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.49%) IVR
5 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (52.24%) Project Management
3 32 (47.76%) Scrum
4 29 (43.28%) PRINCE2
4 29 (43.28%) DSDM
5 24 (35.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (22.39%) Agile Project Management
6 15 (22.39%) People Management
7 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
7 14 (20.90%) Business Development
8 7 (10.45%) Change Management
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL
9 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.97%) Office Automation
10 3 (4.48%) SDLC
10 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Security Cleared
2 29 (43.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.42%) Degree
4 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) VMware
2 2 (2.99%) Computacenter
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) Citrix
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco