The table below looks at the statistics for IT Governance skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Governance over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Governance
Rank 203 208 210
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.093% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.12% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
IT Governance
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4733 4342 4305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.47% 80.45% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3874 3606 3659
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Governance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Governance Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Governance
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Governance across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

IT Governance Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Governance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Coventry - 5 £30,000 -
Birmingham -3 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
IT Governance
England

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IT Governance 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 IT Governance.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Military
4 5 (20.83%) Validation
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Coaching
5 4 (16.67%) Software Licensing
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (12.50%) CISM
6 3 (12.50%) CISSP
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) SCCM
7 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) SLA
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) MS Project
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Windows

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IT Governance 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 IT Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Military
3 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Head of Technology
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) IT Governance Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Coaching
2 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 5 (20.83%) Validation
3 4 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 3 (12.50%) People Management
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CISM
1 3 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) HP
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) BT
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
2 1 (4.17%) Qualys
2 1 (4.17%) 3PAR