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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 84 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 177 186 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.91% 3.51% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.62% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 152 150 158
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
5858 5143 4966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.11% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4617 4308 4188
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +6 76 £55,000 - 2
Coventry -6 19 £47,500 -2.06% 2
Walsall +8 18 £38,050 -40.07%
Warwickshire -6 18 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Shropshire -14 15 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Staffordshire 0 13 £55,000 +2.32%
Worcestershire 0 4 £45,000 -
Solihull +11 3 £65,000 +136.36%
Wolverhampton -5 3 £32,500 -27.77%
Dudley +9 1 £32,500 -45.83%
West Bromwich -11 1 £70,000 +27.27%
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 105 (29.17%) Project Management
2 102 (28.33%) ITIL
3 76 (21.11%) PRINCE2
4 61 (16.94%) Finance
5 59 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 53 (14.72%) Service Delivery
7 49 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (13.06%) Service Management
9 40 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 39 (10.83%) Change Management
10 39 (10.83%) Retail
11 37 (10.28%) Microsoft
12 35 (9.72%) Data Centre
13 33 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (8.33%) People Management
15 29 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
15 29 (8.06%) MS Excel
16 28 (7.78%) Business Analysis
17 27 (7.50%) Windows
17 27 (7.50%) ITSM
17 27 (7.50%) Process Improvement
18 24 (6.67%) Line Management
19 23 (6.39%) Degree
20 20 (5.56%) SDLC
21 19 (5.28%) Information Security
21 19 (5.28%) Legal
21 19 (5.28%) SAP
22 18 (5.00%) SLA
22 18 (5.00%) COBIT
22 18 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 17 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.11%) CMS
4 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.22%) MS Office
3 6 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.39%) MS Project
5 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.94%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.44%) SaaS
2 11 (3.06%) Office 365
3 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.56%) IaaS
5 2 (0.56%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.72%) Firewall
2 9 (2.50%) VoIP
2 9 (2.50%) WAN
3 6 (1.67%) LAN
4 5 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.83%) HTTP
5 3 (0.83%) Intranet
5 3 (0.83%) Wireless
6 2 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) Extranet
6 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
7 1 (0.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) VLAN
7 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 61 (16.94%) Finance
2 39 (10.83%) Retail
3 19 (5.28%) Legal
4 13 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.22%) Back Office
7 7 (1.94%) Marketing
8 5 (1.39%) Banking
9 4 (1.11%) Local Government
10 3 (0.83%) Games
11 2 (0.56%) Automotive
11 2 (0.56%) Electronics
11 2 (0.56%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.22%) .NET
2 2 (0.56%) EDI
2 2 (0.56%) HTML
2 2 (0.56%) WPF
3 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.28%) HTML5
3 1 (0.28%) jQuery
3 1 (0.28%) Velocity
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 10 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 8 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.67%) FMCG
6 4 (1.11%) EPoS
7 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.83%) Life Science
7 3 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.83%) PMI
7 3 (0.83%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.56%) iPad
8 2 (0.56%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.56%) Statistics
9 1 (0.28%) Clustering
9 1 (0.28%) CMDB
9 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.50%) Windows
2 14 (3.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.39%) Unix
5 4 (1.11%) Linux
5 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (29.17%) Project Management
2 102 (28.33%) ITIL
3 76 (21.11%) PRINCE2
4 59 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (14.72%) Service Delivery
6 49 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (13.06%) Service Management
8 40 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 39 (10.83%) Change Management
10 33 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (8.33%) People Management
12 28 (7.78%) Business Analysis
13 27 (7.50%) ITSM
13 27 (7.50%) Process Improvement
14 24 (6.67%) Line Management
15 20 (5.56%) SDLC
16 19 (5.28%) Information Security
17 17 (4.72%) CRM
17 17 (4.72%) ERP
17 17 (4.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.94%) C#
1 7 (1.94%) SQL
2 4 (1.11%) C
2 4 (1.11%) VB
3 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.28%) Java
4 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
2 23 (6.39%) Degree
3 12 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.50%) CISM
6 7 (1.94%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.67%) CISSP
7 6 (1.67%) MBA
7 6 (1.67%) PMP
8 5 (1.39%) CISA
8 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.83%) MCSE
10 3 (0.83%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.56%) CCNA
11 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.56%) CISMP
11 2 (0.56%) MCSD
11 2 (0.56%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.00%) COBIT
1 18 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (5.00%) SLA
2 10 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.22%) QA
5 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.28%) SAP
3 15 (4.17%) Remedy
3 15 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 14 (3.89%) VMware
5 10 (2.78%) Cisco
6 8 (2.22%) Citrix
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle
8 3 (0.83%) HP
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.28%) arcserve
10 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.28%) Hummingbird
10 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.28%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.28%) NetApp
10 1 (0.28%) Nokia
10 1 (0.28%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Beoley Mill Software
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + OTE, car, benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago