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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 197 176 194
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 14 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Average salary £35,000 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.88% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £44,150 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,300 £81,250 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -6.36%
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
4118 3622 3722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.37% 81.16% 76.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3446 2959 3135
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -11 3 - -
Coventry -19 1 £49,500 -13.91%
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 8 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 8 (33.33%) DoDAF
1 8 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Finance
4 4 (16.67%) Copywriting
4 4 (16.67%) Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) Data Security
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) Cognos
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) SLA
6 2 (8.33%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JMeter
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Account Director
4 3 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (4.17%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Governance Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Director
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 8 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 8 (33.33%) DoDAF
1 8 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) Data Security
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) CCAA
2 1 (4.17%) CCA
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCEA
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cognos
1 2 (8.33%) IBM
1 2 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix