The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 195 200 186
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 23 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 9
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -59.52%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
Knowledge Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4240 4305 3572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.59% 77.43% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3643 3031
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +16 22 £70,000 +69.69%
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (50.00%) Migration
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
4 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
5 11 (32.35%) Back Office
5 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
6 10 (29.41%) Metadata Management
6 10 (29.41%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (29.41%) Taxonomies
6 10 (29.41%) Open Text
6 10 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (29.41%) SOA
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) EMC
6 10 (29.41%) CRM
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) EDRMS
6 10 (29.41%) Service Management
6 10 (29.41%) Change Management
7 9 (26.47%) Capacity Management
7 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
7 9 (26.47%) Degree
8 8 (23.53%) Business Development
8 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
8 8 (23.53%) Release Management
9 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
9 7 (20.59%) CMDB
9 7 (20.59%) BMC

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (29.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (32.35%) Back Office
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Architect
2 10 (29.41%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 10 (29.41%) SharePoint Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Senior SharePoint Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Support Officer
5 2 (5.88%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Taxonomies
2 7 (20.59%) CMDB
3 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Migration
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
4 10 (29.41%) Metadata Management
4 10 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (29.41%) SOA
4 10 (29.41%) CRM
4 10 (29.41%) Service Management
4 10 (29.41%) Change Management
5 9 (26.47%) Capacity Management
5 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
6 8 (23.53%) Business Development
6 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 8 (23.53%) Release Management
7 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
7 7 (20.59%) Supplier Management
8 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (14.71%) User Experience Design
9 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) ACCA
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) CIMA
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Open Text
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 10 (29.41%) EMC
2 7 (20.59%) BMC
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) TOWER Software