The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 193 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 15 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 9
Average salary £52,500 £41,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.04% -28.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £40,400 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £70,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
4859 3890 4498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.09% 94.60% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4193 3173 3859
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -8 5 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Birmingham -13 3 - - 2
Wednesbury - 2 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £57,500 - 1
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Manager in their job title.

1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (13.33%) CCNP
5 4 (13.33%) CCNA
5 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Epicor
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) EDI
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Logistics

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Business One
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) WAN
1 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) OLAP
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) OLTP
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) EDI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) CMDB
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Software Licensing
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Logistics
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) CCNP
1 4 (13.33%) CCNA
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Epicor
4 2 (6.67%) Sage
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Pegasus
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