The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 132 64 93
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 83 185 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.70% 3.62% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 3.75% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 153 128
Median salary £49,759 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.75% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £65,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4754 4927 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.44% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 4115 4242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured IT Manager in the job title.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Manager
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 IT Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -49 26 £49,759 +9.36% 8
Warwickshire +8 12 £53,750 -6.52% 2
Coventry +2 9 £46,500 -15.45% 4
Staffordshire -5 7 £39,750 -20.50%
Wolverhampton +7 5 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Solihull -8 5 £42,500 -45.85%
Walsall +18 3 £38,750 -8.82%
Worcestershire -9 3 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Shropshire -15 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 84 (39.44%) Project Management
2 63 (29.58%) PRINCE2
3 51 (23.94%) ITIL
3 51 (23.94%) Finance
4 49 (23.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (14.08%) Windows
7 26 (12.21%) Microsoft
8 23 (10.80%) SLA
8 23 (10.80%) Change Management
9 22 (10.33%) Service Delivery
9 22 (10.33%) Retail
10 21 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (9.39%) CRM
12 18 (8.45%) Degree
12 18 (8.45%) Legal
12 18 (8.45%) Management Information System
12 18 (8.45%) Data Centre
13 17 (7.98%) Service Management
13 17 (7.98%) SAP
13 17 (7.98%) SQL
13 17 (7.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (7.51%) WAN
14 16 (7.51%) Matrix Organization
15 15 (7.04%) People Management
15 15 (7.04%) VMware
16 14 (6.57%) ERP
16 14 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (6.10%) Software Licensing

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.29%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Maximo
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.10%) Office 365
2 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.51%) WAN
2 10 (4.69%) LAN
3 7 (3.29%) Firewall
4 5 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.88%) SAN
6 3 (1.41%) DHCP
6 3 (1.41%) DNS
6 3 (1.41%) VoIP
7 2 (0.94%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.94%) Network Security
7 2 (0.94%) Skype
7 2 (0.94%) SNMP
7 2 (0.94%) VLAN
7 2 (0.94%) Wireless
8 1 (0.47%) DAB
8 1 (0.47%) Internet
8 1 (0.47%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.94%) Big Data
2 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) MS Access
3 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.69%) JIRA
2 4 (1.88%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.47%) PVCS
General
1 51 (23.94%) Finance
2 22 (10.33%) Retail
3 18 (8.45%) Legal
4 10 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.76%) Marketing
6 6 (2.82%) Law
7 3 (1.41%) Advertising
8 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.16%) .NET
2 5 (2.35%) HTML
3 4 (1.88%) Velocity
4 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.94%) HTML5
4 2 (0.94%) jQuery
4 2 (0.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.45%) Data Centre
1 18 (8.45%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.82%) EPoS
4 5 (2.35%) iPad
5 4 (1.88%) iPhone
5 4 (1.88%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.41%) Fintech
6 3 (1.41%) NHS
6 3 (1.41%) Physics
7 2 (0.94%) Health Informatics
7 2 (0.94%) Informatics
7 2 (0.94%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.47%) AS400
8 1 (0.47%) iSeries
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.08%) Windows
2 14 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (5.63%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.35%) Linux
5 5 (2.35%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.88%) Unix
6 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.41%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (39.44%) Project Management
2 63 (29.58%) PRINCE2
3 51 (23.94%) ITIL
4 49 (23.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (10.80%) Change Management
7 22 (10.33%) Service Delivery
8 21 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (9.39%) CRM
10 17 (7.98%) Service Management
11 16 (7.51%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (7.04%) People Management
13 14 (6.57%) ERP
14 13 (6.10%) Risk Management
14 13 (6.10%) Scrum
14 13 (6.10%) Software Licensing
15 12 (5.63%) Matrix Management
15 12 (5.63%) Programme Management
15 12 (5.63%) Waterfall
16 11 (5.16%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.98%) SQL
2 4 (1.88%) Java
3 3 (1.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.94%) C#
4 2 (0.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.47%) C
5 1 (0.47%) Clipper
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (8.45%) Degree
3 17 (7.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (3.76%) PMP
5 7 (3.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.35%) MCSE
8 4 (1.88%) MCSA
9 3 (1.41%) MCITP
10 2 (0.94%) APMP
10 2 (0.94%) CISM
10 2 (0.94%) CISSP
10 2 (0.94%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.47%) ISEB
11 1 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.47%) MCP
11 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.80%) SLA
2 6 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.35%) QA
4 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.94%) ISO27002
4 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (4.23%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.98%) SAP
3 15 (7.04%) VMware
4 7 (3.29%) Computacenter
5 6 (2.82%) Cisco
6 5 (2.35%) Citrix
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle
7 4 (1.88%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.88%) NetSuite
7 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.41%) Epicor
8 3 (1.41%) IFS
8 3 (1.41%) QAD
8 3 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.41%) Sage
8 3 (1.41%) SYSPRO
9 2 (0.94%) Meraki
10 1 (0.47%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.47%) HP
10 1 (0.47%) Infor
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £66500 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus incentives
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum c£45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £44k - 66k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago