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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 100 181 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.13% 3.10% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 3.21% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87 149 145
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -

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
4572 5644 4869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.56% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4659 4166
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -36 26 £51,250 +2.50% 5
Warwickshire +21 19 £55,000 +15.78%
Coventry +7 14 £46,500 -15.45% 4
Staffordshire +1 9 £39,750 -12.63%
Solihull -7 5 £57,500 -26.75%
Worcestershire -8 5 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Shropshire -6 4 £40,000 -30.43% 3
West Bromwich +10 3 £42,500 -
Walsall +14 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Wolverhampton +6 2 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £47,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £55,000 -
Smethwick - 1 - -
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 79 (35.43%) Project Management
2 66 (29.60%) PRINCE2
3 51 (22.87%) ITIL
4 49 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (21.52%) Finance
6 35 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (15.25%) Windows
8 29 (13.00%) Retail
9 28 (12.56%) Microsoft
10 25 (11.21%) Change Management
11 23 (10.31%) Data Centre
12 22 (9.87%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (9.87%) CRM
13 21 (9.42%) VMware
14 20 (8.97%) SQL
14 20 (8.97%) Line Management
15 19 (8.52%) People Management
15 19 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (8.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 18 (8.07%) SLA
16 18 (8.07%) Service Delivery
17 17 (7.62%) Legal
17 17 (7.62%) WAN
17 17 (7.62%) ERP
17 17 (7.62%) Degree
18 16 (7.17%) Service Management
18 16 (7.17%) Management Information System
18 16 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
19 15 (6.73%) Windows Server
19 15 (6.73%) SAP

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 10 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.69%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.04%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.79%) NetSuite
1 4 (1.79%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) Maximo
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.28%) Office 365
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.79%) SaaS
5 3 (1.35%) Intacct
6 2 (0.90%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.62%) WAN
2 11 (4.93%) LAN
3 6 (2.69%) DAB
4 5 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.24%) VoIP
5 4 (1.79%) Firewall
5 4 (1.79%) SAN
6 3 (1.35%) DHCP
6 3 (1.35%) DNS
6 3 (1.35%) Wireless
7 2 (0.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.90%) Skype
7 2 (0.90%) SNMP
7 2 (0.90%) VLAN
8 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.45%) ISDN
8 1 (0.45%) NAS
8 1 (0.45%) Network Security
8 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.79%) Big Data
2 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.45%) MS Access
3 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.48%) JIRA
2 4 (1.79%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (21.52%) Finance
2 29 (13.00%) Retail
3 17 (7.62%) Legal
4 10 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.48%) Marketing
5 3 (1.35%) Advertising
5 3 (1.35%) Law
6 2 (0.90%) Automotive
6 2 (0.90%) Games
6 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) French Language
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.83%) .NET
2 5 (2.24%) HTML
3 4 (1.79%) Velocity
4 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.90%) HTML5
4 2 (0.90%) jQuery
4 2 (0.90%) Web Services
5 1 (0.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.31%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.14%) EPoS
4 6 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.69%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.24%) iPad
6 4 (1.79%) iPhone
7 3 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.35%) Fintech
7 3 (1.35%) NHS
8 2 (0.90%) AS400
8 2 (0.90%) Online Games
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.45%) CCTV
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) iSeries
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.25%) Windows
2 19 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (6.73%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.48%) Linux
5 9 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.14%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.24%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.24%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.79%) Unix
9 3 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.43%) Project Management
2 66 (29.60%) PRINCE2
3 51 (22.87%) ITIL
4 49 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (11.21%) Change Management
7 22 (9.87%) CRM
8 20 (8.97%) Line Management
9 19 (8.52%) People Management
10 18 (8.07%) Service Delivery
11 17 (7.62%) ERP
12 16 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (7.17%) Service Management
13 14 (6.28%) Software Licensing
14 13 (5.83%) Matrix Organization
14 13 (5.83%) Scrum
14 13 (5.83%) Supplier Management
15 12 (5.38%) Mentoring
16 11 (4.93%) Asset Management
16 11 (4.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.97%) SQL
2 5 (2.24%) Java
3 4 (1.79%) C#
3 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) Clipper
5 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) UniBasic
5 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.87%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (8.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 17 (7.62%) Degree
4 12 (5.38%) PMP
5 9 (4.04%) MCSE
5 9 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.69%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.69%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.79%) RHCE
8 3 (1.35%) MCSA
8 3 (1.35%) RHCA
8 3 (1.35%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.90%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.90%) MCITP
10 1 (0.45%) CISSP
10 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.45%) MCP
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) SLA
2 8 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.24%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.90%) ISO27002
4 2 (0.90%) PMO
5 1 (0.45%) GDPR
5 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.90%) SCOM
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.42%) VMware
3 15 (6.73%) SAP
4 8 (3.59%) Oracle
5 7 (3.14%) Computacenter
6 6 (2.69%) Cisco
6 6 (2.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.24%) Citrix
7 5 (2.24%) Epicor
8 4 (1.79%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.79%) New Relic
8 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.35%) IFS
9 3 (1.35%) Infor
9 3 (1.35%) QAD
9 3 (1.35%) Sage
9 3 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.35%) SYSPRO
10 2 (0.90%) ATG
10 2 (0.90%) MAPICS
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Car or Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £35K - £40K per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus,
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago