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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 87 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 182 196 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.94% 3.64% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 3.75% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 153 162 148
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
5953 5221 4826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.25% 96.97% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4706 4421 4042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
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 6 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 6 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 -3 84 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Warwickshire -3 19 £45,000 -15.88% 1
Walsall +10 18 £40,800 -35.23% 1
Coventry -12 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Staffordshire +3 12 £52,500 -
Shropshire -10 9 £45,000 +5.26% 2
Solihull +16 5 £65,000 +136.36% 1
Wolverhampton +4 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Worcestershire -7 4 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Dudley +9 1 £32,500 -43.47%
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 110 (29.81%) Project Management
2 107 (29.00%) ITIL
3 82 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 63 (17.07%) Finance
5 60 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (14.63%) Service Delivery
7 51 (13.82%) Service Management
7 51 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (11.92%) Microsoft
9 40 (10.84%) Business Analysis
10 39 (10.57%) Retail
10 39 (10.57%) Risk Management
11 37 (10.03%) Change Management
12 35 (9.49%) MS Excel
13 31 (8.40%) ITIL Certification
13 31 (8.40%) ITSM
13 31 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (8.40%) Data Centre
14 29 (7.86%) Process Improvement
15 28 (7.59%) Degree
16 27 (7.32%) Windows
16 27 (7.32%) People Management
17 21 (5.69%) VMware
17 21 (5.69%) Firewall
17 21 (5.69%) Line Management
18 20 (5.42%) COBIT
18 20 (5.42%) SLA
18 20 (5.42%) ERP
18 20 (5.42%) Legal
19 19 (5.15%) Information Security

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 18 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.08%) CMS
5 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.27%) nginx
6 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.71%) MS Office
3 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.36%) MS Project
5 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.90%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) Maximo
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.15%) SaaS
2 10 (2.71%) Office 365
3 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.36%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.54%) IaaS
6 2 (0.54%) PaaS
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.69%) Firewall
2 14 (3.79%) WAN
3 9 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.17%) LAN
5 7 (1.90%) VoIP
6 6 (1.63%) DNS
6 6 (1.63%) SAN
7 5 (1.36%) DHCP
7 5 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.36%) VLAN
8 3 (0.81%) HTTP
8 3 (0.81%) Internet
8 3 (0.81%) Intranet
8 3 (0.81%) Wireless
9 2 (0.54%) Extranet
9 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.27%) MySQL
4 1 (0.27%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.27%) JIRA
1 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 63 (17.07%) Finance
2 39 (10.57%) Retail
3 20 (5.42%) Legal
4 15 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.44%) Back Office
6 7 (1.90%) Marketing
6 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.36%) Banking
8 4 (1.08%) Local Government
9 3 (0.81%) Games
10 2 (0.54%) Automotive
10 2 (0.54%) Law
10 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.71%) .NET
2 3 (0.81%) HTML
3 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.54%) EDI
3 2 (0.54%) jQuery
3 2 (0.54%) Web Services
3 2 (0.54%) WPF
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) HTML5
4 1 (0.27%) JSON
4 1 (0.27%) LAMP
4 1 (0.27%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.27%) REST
4 1 (0.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.27%) Symfony
4 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 11 (2.98%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.71%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.63%) FMCG
6 5 (1.36%) Clustering
6 5 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.08%) EPoS
8 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.81%) Life Science
8 3 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.81%) NHS
8 3 (0.81%) PMI
9 2 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.54%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.27%) CMDB
10 1 (0.27%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.32%) Windows
2 16 (4.34%) Windows Server
3 10 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.63%) Unix
6 4 (1.08%) Linux
7 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (29.81%) Project Management
2 107 (29.00%) ITIL
3 82 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 60 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (14.63%) Service Delivery
6 51 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (13.82%) Service Management
7 40 (10.84%) Business Analysis
8 39 (10.57%) Risk Management
9 37 (10.03%) Change Management
10 31 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (8.40%) ITSM
11 29 (7.86%) Process Improvement
12 27 (7.32%) People Management
13 21 (5.69%) Line Management
14 20 (5.42%) ERP
15 19 (5.15%) Information Security
16 18 (4.88%) Presales
16 18 (4.88%) SDLC
17 17 (4.61%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.44%) C#
2 8 (2.17%) SQL
3 4 (1.08%) C
3 4 (1.08%) VB
4 3 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.27%) PHP
5 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (8.40%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (7.59%) Degree
3 11 (2.98%) CISM
3 11 (2.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.90%) CISSP
6 7 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.63%) MBA
7 6 (1.63%) PMP
8 5 (1.36%) CISA
8 5 (1.36%) ISEB
8 5 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.81%) CRISC
9 3 (0.81%) MCSE
9 3 (0.81%) PCI QSA
9 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.54%) CCNA
10 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.42%) COBIT
1 20 (5.42%) SLA
2 19 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.17%) QA
5 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
3 2 (0.54%) XenApp
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.36%) SCCM
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.69%) VMware
3 16 (4.34%) SAP
4 15 (4.07%) Remedy
4 15 (4.07%) ServiceNow
5 12 (3.25%) Cisco
6 5 (1.36%) Citrix
7 2 (0.54%) Forcepoint
7 2 (0.54%) HP
7 2 (0.54%) IBM
7 2 (0.54%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.27%) Google
8 1 (0.27%) Hummingbird
8 1 (0.27%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.27%) Kronos
8 1 (0.27%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.27%) New Relic
8 1 (0.27%) Tableau
8 1 (0.27%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits Package - Pension,
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + OTE circa £90K + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Walsall Housing Group
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Jaama
Salary: £Above market rate + car
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Midcounties Cooperative
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago