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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 184 204 184
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 19 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 10
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -59.52%
UK excluding London average salary £59,125 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+24.47% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3993 4261 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.87% 76.73% 74.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3599 3169
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 22 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 22 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 +14 19 £70,000 +69.69%
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (32.00%) Business Development
3 8 (32.00%) Back Office
3 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (28.00%) SOA
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) EMC
4 7 (28.00%) CRM
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) EDRMS
4 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (28.00%) Taxonomies
4 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (28.00%) Open Text
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Metadata Management
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) Service Management
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) Multimedia
6 5 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (20.00%) User Experience Design
6 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (32.00%) Back Office
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Architect
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Support Officer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Taxonomies
2 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (32.00%) Business Development
4 7 (28.00%) SOA
4 7 (28.00%) CRM
4 7 (28.00%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (28.00%) Metadata Management
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) Service Management
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (20.00%) User Experience Design
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
7 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (16.00%) Release Management
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ACCA
3 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (28.00%) EMC
1 7 (28.00%) Open Text
2 3 (12.00%) BMC
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) TOWER Software