The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 215 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 10 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 9
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £74,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
Strategic Planning
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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Strategic Planning Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Strategic Planning Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
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 Strategic Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Birmingham -7 6 £47,500 +10.04% 1
Coventry -13 3 £85,000 +21.42%
Warwickshire -14 1 £42,500 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning.

1 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (45.00%) Coaching
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (20.00%) People Management
4 4 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) DoDAF
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) MS Office
6 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Windows

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP GTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.00%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Head of IT
3 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Support
4 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Planning Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (45.00%) Coaching
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) DoDAF
3 4 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (20.00%) People Management
3 4 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
1 1 (5.00%) VB
1 1 (5.00%) VB6
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) NetApp
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP