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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 122 78 93
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 108 153 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.98% 3.01% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.10% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 86 129 132
Median salary £47,625 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
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
5282 4941 5523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.86% 97.15% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4201 4153 4876
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -51 34 £45,000 - 5
Coventry +12 24 £48,875 +0.25% 4
Warwickshire +1 11 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Staffordshire -6 9 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Solihull -1 8 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton +7 5 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Worcestershire -10 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Walsall +17 2 £38,750 +6.16%
West Bromwich 0 1 £47,500 +30.13%
Shropshire -12 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 85 (34.27%) Project Management
2 65 (26.21%) Finance
3 60 (24.19%) PRINCE2
4 55 (22.18%) ITIL
5 49 (19.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (14.11%) Windows
8 33 (13.31%) Service Delivery
9 28 (11.29%) Microsoft
10 27 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (10.48%) Retail
12 25 (10.08%) SLA
13 24 (9.68%) Service Management
14 22 (8.87%) Degree
15 21 (8.47%) CRM
16 20 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
16 20 (8.06%) Change Management
16 20 (8.06%) Risk Management
16 20 (8.06%) Legal
17 19 (7.66%) ERP
17 19 (7.66%) SQL
17 19 (7.66%) People Management
17 19 (7.66%) Data Centre
18 18 (7.26%) SAP
18 18 (7.26%) Management Information System
18 18 (7.26%) Information Security
19 17 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 17 (6.85%) Firewall
19 17 (6.85%) WAN
20 16 (6.45%) Matrix Organization

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 6 (2.42%) MS Exchange
1 6 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.40%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.24%) Office 365
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.85%) Firewall
1 17 (6.85%) WAN
2 11 (4.44%) LAN
3 6 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.02%) SAN
5 4 (1.61%) DHCP
5 4 (1.61%) VoIP
6 3 (1.21%) DNS
7 2 (0.81%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.81%) Internet
7 2 (0.81%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.81%) Network Security
7 2 (0.81%) Skype
7 2 (0.81%) SMTP
7 2 (0.81%) SNMP
7 2 (0.81%) VLAN
7 2 (0.81%) VPN
7 2 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) Big Data
3 1 (0.40%) MS Access
3 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (4.44%) JIRA
2 5 (2.02%) JIRA Agile
3 4 (1.61%) PVCS
4 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (26.21%) Finance
2 26 (10.48%) Retail
3 20 (8.06%) Legal
4 12 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.42%) Marketing
6 5 (2.02%) Law
7 3 (1.21%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Billing
8 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.44%) .NET
2 5 (2.02%) HTML
2 5 (2.02%) Velocity
3 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.81%) HTML5
3 2 (0.81%) jQuery
3 2 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) JSON
4 1 (0.40%) RESTful
4 1 (0.40%) SOAP
4 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.66%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.42%) EPoS
6 5 (2.02%) iPhone
6 5 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.61%) FMCG
7 4 (1.61%) iPad
7 4 (1.61%) Physics
8 3 (1.21%) Fintech
8 3 (1.21%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.40%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.40%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.11%) Windows
2 14 (5.65%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.42%) Linux
5 6 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.02%) Unix
7 4 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.21%) VMS
8 3 (1.21%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.81%) Android
9 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (34.27%) Project Management
2 60 (24.19%) PRINCE2
3 55 (22.18%) ITIL
4 49 (19.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (13.31%) Service Delivery
7 27 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (9.68%) Service Management
9 21 (8.47%) CRM
10 20 (8.06%) Change Management
10 20 (8.06%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.66%) ERP
11 19 (7.66%) People Management
12 18 (7.26%) Information Security
13 16 (6.45%) Line Management
13 16 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
14 15 (6.05%) Programme Management
15 14 (5.65%) Scrum
15 14 (5.65%) Waterfall
16 13 (5.24%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.66%) SQL
2 5 (2.02%) Java
3 3 (1.21%) C
3 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.81%) C#
4 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.40%) Clipper
Qualifications
1 22 (8.87%) Degree
2 20 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (4.44%) CISM
4 11 (4.44%) CISSP
5 7 (2.82%) PMP
5 7 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.42%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.61%) MCSA
7 4 (1.61%) MCSE
8 3 (1.21%) MCITP
9 2 (0.81%) APMP
9 2 (0.81%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.40%) CRISC
10 1 (0.40%) ISEB
10 1 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.40%) SANS
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.08%) SLA
2 17 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.84%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.42%) QA
6 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.81%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.26%) SAP
3 15 (6.05%) VMware
4 8 (3.23%) Citrix
5 7 (2.82%) Cisco
5 7 (2.82%) Computacenter
6 6 (2.42%) Oracle
6 6 (2.42%) Sage
7 4 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.61%) NetSuite
7 4 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.21%) Epicor
8 3 (1.21%) IFS
8 3 (1.21%) QAD
8 3 (1.21%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.21%) SYSPRO
9 2 (0.81%) 3PAR
9 2 (0.81%) Apple
9 2 (0.81%) HP
9 2 (0.81%) Meraki
Shropshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an attractive car allowance and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stratford-upon-avon, Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £64000 per annum + Car Allowance + 15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago