Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 58 64
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 +70
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 217 155 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.65% 4.12% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 4.54% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 89
Birmingham median annual salary £49,500 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.88% -1.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £35,900 £33,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,125 £67,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +4.71%

Line Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,507 3,412 4,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.35% 90.65% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,480 2,733 3,160
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Line Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in Birmingham

Line Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Line Management in Birmingham

Line Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Line Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Line Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 136 (62.67%) ITIL
2 133 (61.29%) Data Centre
3 130 (59.91%) Service Delivery
4 95 (43.78%) Degree
5 92 (42.40%) Presales
6 81 (37.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 81 (37.33%) Due Diligence
7 78 (35.94%) Self-Motivation
8 75 (34.56%) Project Management
9 63 (29.03%) PRINCE2
10 61 (28.11%) Firewall
11 60 (27.65%) Requirements Analysis
12 58 (26.73%) Citrix
13 57 (26.27%) VMware
14 56 (25.81%) Service Management
14 56 (25.81%) ITIL V3
15 53 (24.42%) CheckPoint
16 50 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
16 50 (23.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 46 (21.20%) Software Engineering
18 43 (19.82%) Cisco
19 42 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
20 41 (18.89%) Amazon AWS
20 41 (18.89%) Computer Science
20 41 (18.89%) CMDB
20 41 (18.89%) Computer Science Degree
21 40 (18.43%) PMP
21 40 (18.43%) PMI Certification
21 40 (18.43%) Juniper
21 40 (18.43%) Microsoft

Line Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.46%) Apache
2 1 (0.46%) IIS
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (23.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (18.89%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (17.97%) PaaS
4 21 (9.68%) IaaS
5 20 (9.22%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (8.29%) SaaS
7 16 (7.37%) Office 365
8 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (28.11%) Firewall
2 25 (11.52%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (8.76%) BGP
3 19 (8.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (8.76%) DHCP
3 19 (8.76%) DNS
3 19 (8.76%) FWSM
3 19 (8.76%) IPsec
3 19 (8.76%) OSPF
3 19 (8.76%) SNMP
3 19 (8.76%) Software-Defined Networking
3 19 (8.76%) VPN
4 18 (8.29%) WAN
5 6 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.30%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.92%) LAN
8 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 19 (8.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.38%) Ant
2 3 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.38%) Maven
General
1 30 (13.82%) Finance
2 21 (9.68%) Publishing
3 18 (8.29%) Marketing
4 13 (5.99%) Billing
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (23.96%) Architect
2 31 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 31 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 31 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
3 29 (13.36%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (12.90%) Technical Specialist
5 20 (9.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 19 (8.76%) Network Specialist
6 19 (8.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 19 (8.76%) Senior Network Specialist
7 10 (4.61%) Head of Product Management
8 9 (4.15%) Lead Architect
9 8 (3.69%) Network Architect
9 8 (3.69%) Product Manager
10 7 (3.23%) Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (3.23%) Head of Architecture
10 7 (3.23%) Technical Leader
11 6 (2.76%) IT Manager
11 6 (2.76%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.76%) LDAP
2 6 (2.76%) .NET
3 3 (1.38%) Apache Flex
3 3 (1.38%) J2EE
3 3 (1.38%) Web Services
4 2 (0.92%) REST
5 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.46%) CSS
5 1 (0.46%) CSS3
5 1 (0.46%) HTML
5 1 (0.46%) HTML5
5 1 (0.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 133 (61.29%) Data Centre
2 78 (35.94%) Self-Motivation
3 41 (18.89%) CMDB
3 41 (18.89%) Computer Science
4 25 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (11.06%) Management Information System
6 19 (8.76%) PKI
7 18 (8.29%) Social Media
8 14 (6.45%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.38%) User Experience
10 1 (0.46%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.99%) Windows
2 8 (3.69%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.92%) Linux
5 2 (0.92%) Unix
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (62.67%) ITIL
2 130 (59.91%) Service Delivery
3 92 (42.40%) Presales
4 81 (37.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 81 (37.33%) Due Diligence
5 75 (34.56%) Project Management
6 63 (29.03%) PRINCE2
7 60 (27.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 56 (25.81%) ITIL V3
8 56 (25.81%) Service Management
9 46 (21.20%) Software Engineering
10 34 (15.67%) Change Management
11 33 (15.21%) IT Strategy
11 33 (15.21%) Matrix Management
12 32 (14.75%) Information Security
13 31 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 31 (14.29%) Tech Ops
14 28 (12.90%) Validation
15 24 (11.06%) Customer Engagement
16 23 (10.60%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.69%) SQL
2 7 (3.23%) C#
3 4 (1.84%) Java
4 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 95 (43.78%) Degree
2 42 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (18.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (18.43%) PMI Certification
4 40 (18.43%) PMP
5 34 (15.67%) CCNP
6 23 (10.60%) CISSP
7 21 (9.68%) ISEB
7 21 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (9.22%) MCP
9 17 (7.83%) CEH
9 17 (7.83%) CompTIA Security+
9 17 (7.83%) Security Cleared
10 15 (6.91%) SC Cleared
11 9 (4.15%) MCSE
11 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (3.69%) CCNA
12 8 (3.69%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (2.76%) CCSP
13 6 (2.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (7.83%) GPG13
3 11 (5.07%) GDPR
4 6 (2.76%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.30%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.30%) QA
5 5 (2.30%) SLA
6 4 (1.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (1.38%) PMO
8 1 (0.46%) COBIT
8 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 50 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (16.59%) Active Directory
3 20 (9.22%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (7.37%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.76%) XenApp
5 6 (2.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 29 (13.36%) SCVMM
3 6 (2.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.76%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.38%) Ansible
4 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.38%) Terraform
5 2 (0.92%) SCCM
6 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.46%) Nagios
6 1 (0.46%) SCOM
6 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (26.73%) Citrix
2 57 (26.27%) VMware
3 53 (24.42%) CheckPoint
4 43 (19.82%) Cisco
5 40 (18.43%) Juniper
5 40 (18.43%) Microsoft
6 36 (16.59%) F5
6 36 (16.59%) Fortinet
7 31 (14.29%) BMC
8 21 (9.68%) EMC
8 21 (9.68%) NetApp
9 19 (8.76%) CA
10 18 (8.29%) HP
11 17 (7.83%) Brocade
12 11 (5.07%) ServiceNow
13 8 (3.69%) Huawei
14 5 (2.30%) Apple
14 5 (2.30%) Dell
14 5 (2.30%) IBM
14 5 (2.30%) NVIDIA