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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 198 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 16 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,543 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -5.46%
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
5389 5056 4406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.14% 95.45% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4756 4339 3809
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Birmingham -14 4 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Staffordshire +2 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Warwickshire -1 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Coventry -6 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Shropshire - 2 £40,000 -
Dudley - 1 £37,500 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) VMware
5 8 (25.81%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
5 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (22.58%) VPN
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) Citrix
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) DNS
7 6 (19.35%) LAN
7 6 (19.35%) WAN
7 6 (19.35%) DHCP
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.13%) MCSE
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.90%) SAN
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (12.90%) Dell
9 4 (12.90%) MCSA
9 4 (12.90%) C
9 4 (12.90%) MS Office
9 4 (12.90%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) VPN
3 6 (19.35%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) EDI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) EqualLogic
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 2 (6.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
6 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) MCSE
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.90%) MCITP
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) XenServer
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
5 3 (9.68%) Adobe
6 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 days A/L, 5% Pension, Life Assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 11 days ago