The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 144 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 73 71 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.32% 1.30% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.36% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 60 49
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £42,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £90,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
Senior 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
5201 5215 5229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.75% 95.44% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4316 4323 4441
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Senior Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
Coventry +17 34 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham +5 24 £62,500 -3.84%
Warwickshire -9 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Staffordshire +9 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Shropshire - 2 £57,500 -
Worcestershire -8 1 £45,500 +2.24%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title.

1 72 (50.35%) Project Management
2 54 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (37.06%) PRINCE2
4 48 (33.57%) Finance
5 39 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (23.78%) Scrum
7 32 (22.38%) Retail
7 32 (22.38%) Security Cleared
8 31 (21.68%) SC Cleared
8 31 (21.68%) DSDM
9 23 (16.08%) ITIL
10 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
11 19 (13.29%) SLA
11 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.59%) People Management
13 16 (11.19%) Agile Project Management
14 15 (10.49%) Project Planning
14 15 (10.49%) Business Development
14 15 (10.49%) Degree
15 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
16 12 (8.39%) Change Management
16 12 (8.39%) Programme Management
17 10 (6.99%) WAN
18 9 (6.29%) Active Directory
18 9 (6.29%) SAN
18 9 (6.29%) VMware
18 9 (6.29%) Portfolio Management
19 8 (5.59%) Line Management
19 8 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
19 8 (5.59%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.70%) Moodle
4 1 (0.70%) Lync
4 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.59%) MS Project
3 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) WAN
2 9 (6.29%) SAN
3 6 (4.20%) VoIP
3 6 (4.20%) DNS
4 5 (3.50%) DHCP
4 5 (3.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.50%) VPN
5 4 (2.80%) LAN
6 1 (0.70%) SMS
6 1 (0.70%) CTI
6 1 (0.70%) Firewall
6 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Selenium
General
1 48 (33.57%) Finance
2 32 (22.38%) Retail
3 3 (2.10%) Marketing
4 2 (1.40%) Law
4 2 (1.40%) Games
4 2 (1.40%) Banking
4 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) .NET
1 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.50%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.40%) IVR
5 2 (1.40%) EPoS
5 2 (1.40%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.50%) Windows
1 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (50.35%) Project Management
2 54 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (37.06%) PRINCE2
4 39 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (23.78%) Scrum
6 31 (21.68%) DSDM
7 23 (16.08%) ITIL
8 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
9 18 (12.59%) People Management
10 16 (11.19%) Agile Project Management
11 15 (10.49%) Project Planning
11 15 (10.49%) Business Development
12 12 (8.39%) Programme Management
12 12 (8.39%) Change Management
13 9 (6.29%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (5.59%) Line Management
14 8 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (4.20%) Service Management
15 6 (4.20%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.70%) C#
1 1 (0.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (22.38%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.68%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.49%) Degree
4 7 (4.90%) MCSE
4 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.50%) MCSA
5 5 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.50%) MCITP
6 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.70%) CCNP
8 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.80%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) P3O
3 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.29%) VMware
3 5 (3.50%) Dell
4 4 (2.80%) Cisco
4 4 (2.80%) IBM
5 3 (2.10%) BT
5 3 (2.10%) ATG
5 3 (2.10%) Intershop
5 3 (2.10%) Actinic
5 3 (2.10%) hybris
5 3 (2.10%) Venda
5 3 (2.10%) Demandware
6 2 (1.40%) Computacenter
6 2 (1.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle
7 1 (0.70%) Citrix
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) HP
7 1 (0.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.70%) NEC
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