The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 201 188 181
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 13 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.24% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 23
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -12.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IT Manager
England

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
5103 4706 4800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.37% 95.40% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 3939 4011
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 1 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Birmingham -14 5 £42,500 -15.84% 4
Staffordshire +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Bilston 0 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Warwickshire -11 1 £39,000 -2.50%
Worcestershire - 1 £57,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) ERP
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (15.38%) WAN
5 3 (11.54%) EDI
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Epicor
5 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) Budget Control
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) OLTP
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) EDI
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) ERP
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Budget Control
5 2 (7.69%) People Management
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Epicor
3 2 (7.69%) Sage
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
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