The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 166 167 177
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 20 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.57% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.67% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -27.41%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +18.27%
Strategic Planning
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3365 3414 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.68% 83.94% 79.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2818 2745 2631
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Strategic Planning Salary Trend in Manchester

Strategic Planning
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Strategic Planning Salary Histogram in Manchester

Strategic Planning
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 4 - -
Oldham - 1 £42,500 -
Stockport - 1 £37,000 -
Strategic Planning
North West

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Strategic Planning also 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 that cited Strategic Planning.

1 16 (55.17%) Finance
1 16 (55.17%) Performance Management
2 14 (48.28%) Supplier Management
2 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
3 13 (44.83%) Project Management
4 12 (41.38%) ITIL
4 12 (41.38%) Service Management
4 12 (41.38%) Programme Management
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (37.93%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
6 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (34.48%) Retail
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) SLA
9 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
9 5 (17.24%) Firewall
9 5 (17.24%) Analytics
9 5 (17.24%) People Management
10 4 (13.79%) SIEM
10 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (13.79%) Internet
10 4 (13.79%) VPN
10 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
10 4 (13.79%) Information Management
10 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Strategic Planning also 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 that cited Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Programme Manager
1 10 (34.48%) IT Programme Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Service Manager
2 7 (24.14%) IT Services Manager
3 6 (20.69%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Lead Designer
4 5 (17.24%) Designer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) IT Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) IT Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Performance Management
2 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
2 14 (48.28%) Supplier Management
3 13 (44.83%) Project Management
4 12 (41.38%) Service Management
4 12 (41.38%) ITIL
4 12 (41.38%) Programme Management
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
6 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) People Management
8 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.79%) SIEM
9 4 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (13.79%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ACCA
2 1 (3.45%) CISA
2 1 (3.45%) CISM
2 1 (3.45%) CIMA
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS