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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 108 88 116
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 132 162 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.31% 2.85% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.97% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 117 148 99
Median salary £48,500 £49,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
5470 5453 5312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.60% 95.80% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4351 4506 4409
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 August 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 August 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 -14 57 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Warwickshire +22 26 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Shropshire +7 14 £46,250 -33.92% 1
Coventry -34 10 £51,250 +3.53% 2
Worcestershire +17 5 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Staffordshire -3 4 £43,750 -5.40% 1
Solihull +12 3 £42,500 -15.00%
West Bromwich +2 2 £62,500 -
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton 0 1 £55,000 -
Walsall -7 1 £39,100 -17.68%
Bilston - 1 £31,500 -
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 84 (26.92%) Project Management
2 67 (21.47%) Finance
3 66 (21.15%) ITIL
4 54 (17.31%) PRINCE2
4 54 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (16.35%) Service Delivery
6 40 (12.82%) Risk Management
7 38 (12.18%) Service Management
8 36 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (11.22%) Retail
10 30 (9.62%) Data Centre
11 29 (9.29%) Windows
11 29 (9.29%) Microsoft
12 26 (8.33%) People Management
13 25 (8.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 25 (8.01%) Information Security
14 23 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (7.05%) Change Management
15 22 (7.05%) Firewall
15 22 (7.05%) ITSM
16 21 (6.73%) Degree
16 21 (6.73%) SDLC
17 20 (6.41%) Line Management
17 20 (6.41%) Legal
17 20 (6.41%) SLA
17 20 (6.41%) MS Excel
18 19 (6.09%) ERP
18 19 (6.09%) PCI DSS
19 17 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
19 17 (5.45%) CISM

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 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.96%) CMS
4 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.64%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.32%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.13%) Office 365
2 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.92%) SaaS
4 4 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.28%) IaaS
5 2 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.05%) Firewall
2 9 (2.88%) VoIP
2 9 (2.88%) WAN
3 5 (1.60%) LAN
4 4 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.96%) Internet
5 3 (0.96%) SAN
5 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.64%) Network Security
6 2 (0.64%) SMTP
6 2 (0.64%) VPN
6 2 (0.64%) Wireless
7 1 (0.32%) DHCP
7 1 (0.32%) DNS
7 1 (0.32%) HTTP
7 1 (0.32%) Intranet
7 1 (0.32%) SMS
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.92%) JIRA
1 6 (1.92%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (1.28%) PVCS
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 67 (21.47%) Finance
2 35 (11.22%) Retail
3 20 (6.41%) Legal
4 14 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.60%) Back Office
6 5 (1.60%) Banking
7 4 (1.28%) Law
7 4 (1.28%) Marketing
8 3 (0.96%) Local Government
9 2 (0.64%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.92%) Velocity
2 3 (0.96%) .NET
3 2 (0.64%) HTML
4 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.32%) HTML5
4 1 (0.32%) jQuery
4 1 (0.32%) JSON
4 1 (0.32%) RESTful
4 1 (0.32%) SOAP
4 1 (0.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.88%) FMCG
4 8 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 6 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.28%) Physics
8 3 (0.96%) EPoS
8 3 (0.96%) iPad
8 3 (0.96%) Life Science
8 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.64%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.64%) iPhone
10 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.29%) Windows
2 12 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.96%) Linux
3 3 (0.96%) Unix
3 3 (0.96%) VMS
3 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.64%) Android
4 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.92%) Project Management
2 66 (21.15%) ITIL
3 54 (17.31%) PRINCE2
3 54 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (16.35%) Service Delivery
5 40 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 38 (12.18%) Service Management
7 36 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (8.33%) People Management
9 25 (8.01%) Information Security
10 23 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (7.05%) Change Management
11 22 (7.05%) ITSM
12 21 (6.73%) SDLC
13 20 (6.41%) Line Management
14 19 (6.09%) ERP
15 17 (5.45%) Business Continuity
15 17 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (5.13%) CRM
16 16 (5.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.92%) Java
1 6 (1.92%) SQL
2 5 (1.60%) C
3 2 (0.64%) C#
3 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (6.73%) Degree
2 17 (5.45%) CISM
3 15 (4.81%) CISSP
4 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.60%) CISA
9 4 (1.28%) PMP
10 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.64%) CISMP
11 2 (0.64%) CRISC
12 1 (0.32%) APMP
12 1 (0.32%) CCNA
12 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.32%) MCITP
12 1 (0.32%) MCSA
12 1 (0.32%) MCSE
12 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (6.41%) SLA
3 19 (6.09%) PCI DSS
4 16 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (4.17%) QA
6 12 (3.85%) COBIT
7 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.53%) SAP
3 10 (3.21%) Cisco
3 10 (3.21%) Citrix
3 10 (3.21%) VMware
4 8 (2.56%) Remedy
4 8 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.60%) HP
5 5 (1.60%) Oracle
6 3 (0.96%) Sage
7 2 (0.64%) 3PAR
7 2 (0.64%) Apple
7 2 (0.64%) Computacenter
7 2 (0.64%) IBM
7 2 (0.64%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.64%) Sun
8 1 (0.32%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (0.32%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.32%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.32%) WatchGuard
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
St Richard s Hospice
Salary: From £39,763 to £46,029 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago