The first table below looks at the demand for Knowledge Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 187 197 182
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 21 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 11
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -59.52%
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.63% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4095 4286 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.88% 76.78% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 3616 3124
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the West Midlands region.

Knowledge Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Knowledge Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
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 Knowledge Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +10 21 £70,000 +69.69%
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Knowledge Management also 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 that cited Knowledge Management.

1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) Migration
2 11 (40.74%) TOGAF
3 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
4 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 9 (33.33%) Back Office
4 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) Taxonomies
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) Metadata Management
5 8 (29.63%) Open Text
5 8 (29.63%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (29.63%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (29.63%) Business Development
5 8 (29.63%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) EMC
5 8 (29.63%) CRM
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) EDRMS
6 7 (25.93%) Change Management
7 6 (22.22%) Service Management
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Multimedia
8 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
8 5 (18.52%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (18.52%) User Experience Design
8 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
8 5 (18.52%) Problem Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Knowledge Management also 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 that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (33.33%) Back Office
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Architect
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Senior SharePoint Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Support Officer
5 2 (7.41%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Strategy Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Taxonomies
2 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
3 4 (14.81%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) Migration
2 11 (40.74%) TOGAF
3 8 (29.63%) Metadata Management
3 8 (29.63%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Business Development
3 8 (29.63%) SOA
3 8 (29.63%) CRM
4 7 (25.93%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
6 5 (18.52%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (18.52%) User Experience Design
6 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
6 5 (18.52%) Release Management
7 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) ACCA
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
4 1 (3.70%) CIMA
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Open Text
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (29.63%) EMC
2 4 (14.81%) BMC
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software