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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 87 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 180 179 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.92% 3.15% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.25% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 160 150 152
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,550 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +0.10%
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
5932 5504 5150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.17% 96.83% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4561 4366
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -2 67 £52,500 -8.69% 5
Shropshire 0 23 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Warwickshire +3 21 £52,000 +15.55% 4
Coventry -4 19 £51,000 -5.55% 1
Walsall +5 18 £39,100 -17.68%
Staffordshire -14 11 £52,500 +5.00%
Worcestershire +10 3 £45,000 - 3
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton -4 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
West Bromwich -8 1 £70,000 -
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 107 (29.81%) Project Management
2 95 (26.46%) ITIL
3 71 (19.78%) PRINCE2
4 68 (18.94%) Finance
5 67 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (13.93%) Service Delivery
7 46 (12.81%) Service Management
7 46 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (11.42%) Risk Management
9 40 (11.14%) Retail
10 37 (10.31%) Data Centre
11 34 (9.47%) Change Management
12 32 (8.91%) People Management
13 31 (8.64%) Microsoft
14 30 (8.36%) Windows
15 28 (7.80%) MS Excel
15 28 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (7.52%) ITSM
17 26 (7.24%) Line Management
18 25 (6.96%) Process Improvement
19 23 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 23 (6.41%) SDLC
20 22 (6.13%) Information Security
21 21 (5.85%) Business Analysis
22 19 (5.29%) Supplier Management
22 19 (5.29%) Firewall
22 19 (5.29%) ERP
23 18 (5.01%) CRM
23 18 (5.01%) ITIL Certification
23 18 (5.01%) Degree

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 11 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.11%) CMS
4 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.39%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.18%) SaaS
2 12 (3.34%) Office 365
3 7 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.56%) IaaS
5 2 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.29%) Firewall
2 12 (3.34%) VoIP
3 7 (1.95%) WAN
4 6 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.39%) LAN
5 5 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.84%) HTTP
6 3 (0.84%) Internet
6 3 (0.84%) Wireless
7 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.28%) Intranet
8 1 (0.28%) Network Security
8 1 (0.28%) SAN
8 1 (0.28%) SMS
8 1 (0.28%) SMTP
8 1 (0.28%) VPN
8 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.84%) SQL Server
1 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.11%) JIRA
1 4 (1.11%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.28%) PVCS
2 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 68 (18.94%) Finance
2 40 (11.14%) Retail
3 15 (4.18%) Legal
4 11 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.95%) Back Office
7 6 (1.67%) Banking
8 4 (1.11%) Local Government
8 4 (1.11%) Marketing
9 3 (0.84%) Games
10 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.11%) .NET
1 4 (1.11%) Velocity
2 2 (0.56%) EDI
2 2 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.28%) HTML5
3 1 (0.28%) jQuery
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.31%) Data Centre
2 10 (2.79%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.51%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.95%) FMCG
6 4 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.84%) EPoS
7 3 (0.84%) iPad
7 3 (0.84%) Life Science
7 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (0.84%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.56%) PMI
9 1 (0.28%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.28%) NHS
9 1 (0.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.36%) Windows
2 14 (3.90%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.67%) Unix
4 4 (1.11%) Linux
4 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.84%) VMS
5 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (29.81%) Project Management
2 95 (26.46%) ITIL
3 71 (19.78%) PRINCE2
4 67 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (13.93%) Service Delivery
6 46 (12.81%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (12.81%) Service Management
7 41 (11.42%) Risk Management
8 34 (9.47%) Change Management
9 32 (8.91%) People Management
10 28 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (7.52%) ITSM
12 26 (7.24%) Line Management
13 25 (6.96%) Process Improvement
14 23 (6.41%) SDLC
15 22 (6.13%) Information Security
16 21 (5.85%) Business Analysis
17 19 (5.29%) ERP
17 19 (5.29%) Supplier Management
18 18 (5.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.39%) SQL
2 4 (1.11%) Java
3 3 (0.84%) C
3 3 (0.84%) C#
4 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.28%) VB
5 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (5.01%) Degree
1 18 (5.01%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (2.79%) CISM
2 10 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.23%) CISSP
5 6 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.67%) PMP
6 5 (1.39%) MBA
6 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.11%) CISA
7 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) CCNA
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CISMP
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.28%) PgMP
9 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (4.46%) COBIT
3 14 (3.90%) SLA
4 12 (3.34%) PCI DSS
4 12 (3.34%) QA
4 12 (3.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Vendors
1 31 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.18%) Remedy
2 15 (4.18%) SAP
2 15 (4.18%) ServiceNow
3 10 (2.79%) VMware
4 9 (2.51%) Cisco
5 8 (2.23%) Citrix
6 6 (1.67%) Oracle
7 3 (0.84%) HP
8 2 (0.56%) IBM
8 2 (0.56%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.56%) Sage
8 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.56%) Sun
9 1 (0.28%) arcserve
9 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.28%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (0.28%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.28%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.28%) Nokia
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Warwick
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Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
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