Period
to 18 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 25 41
Rank change year-on-year -18 +16 +23
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 143 339 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.92% 8.63% 5.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.74% 20.63% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 117 111 122
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £67,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

Self-Motivation is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,218 1,643 1,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 41.93% 41.83% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1,018 1,100
Birmingham median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,125 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing Self-Motivation 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 Self-Motivation.

1 60 (41.96%) Data Centre
2 55 (38.46%) ITIL
3 53 (37.06%) Microsoft
4 46 (32.17%) VMware
5 43 (30.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (28.67%) Windows
7 39 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (25.87%) Hyper-V
8 37 (25.87%) Active Directory
9 36 (25.17%) SQL
9 36 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (25.17%) SCCM
10 33 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (22.38%) Cisco
11 32 (22.38%) Project Management
12 31 (21.68%) IBM
12 31 (21.68%) PRINCE2
13 30 (20.98%) Presales
14 29 (20.28%) Line Management
15 28 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
16 27 (18.88%) DNS
16 27 (18.88%) DHCP
17 26 (18.18%) HP
17 26 (18.18%) SharePoint
18 25 (17.48%) ITIL Certification
18 25 (17.48%) Degree
18 25 (17.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 24 (16.78%) ITIL V3
19 24 (16.78%) Service Management
20 23 (16.08%) Symantec

Self-Motivation
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 26 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.19%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.90%) Adobe XD
3 7 (4.90%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 15 (10.49%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (10.49%) Amazon ECS
3 15 (10.49%) Amazon S3
3 15 (10.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 15 (10.49%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (10.49%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (10.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 13 (9.09%) IaaS
4 13 (9.09%) PaaS
5 5 (3.50%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.80%) Office 365
7 3 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.10%) SaaS
8 1 (0.70%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.88%) DHCP
1 27 (18.88%) DNS
2 16 (11.19%) Firewall
3 12 (8.39%) Internet
4 6 (4.20%) BGP
4 6 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.20%) VPN
5 5 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (3.50%) FWSM
5 5 (3.50%) IPsec
5 5 (3.50%) OSPF
5 5 (3.50%) SNMP
5 5 (3.50%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (2.80%) WAN
7 3 (2.10%) VoIP
8 2 (1.40%) SAN
9 1 (0.70%) LAN
9 1 (0.70%) MPLS
9 1 (0.70%) OpenScape
9 1 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (10.49%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (10.49%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.50%) Power BI
5 5 (3.50%) QlikView
5 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Balsamiq
2 5 (3.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.10%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Hudson
4 1 (0.70%) Selenium
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (7.69%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.50%) General Ledger
3 5 (3.50%) Publishing
4 4 (2.80%) Legal
4 4 (2.80%) Marketing
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (21.68%) Architect
2 22 (15.38%) Analyst
2 22 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (10.49%) Cloud Architect
3 15 (10.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (10.49%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (9.09%) Designer
5 12 (8.39%) Developer
5 12 (8.39%) UX Designer
6 11 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.69%) UI Designer
6 11 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
7 10 (6.99%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.59%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) SCCM Architect
10 6 (4.20%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Designer
10 6 (4.20%) Senior UX Designer
11 5 (3.50%) Senior UI Designer
11 5 (3.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) Web Services
2 15 (10.49%) HTML
3 13 (9.09%) CSS
4 9 (6.29%) HTML5
5 8 (5.59%) CSS3
6 7 (4.90%) .NET
6 7 (4.90%) jQuery
7 5 (3.50%) LDAP
8 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.10%) Spring
9 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.40%) Angular 2
9 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.40%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.70%) JSON
10 1 (0.70%) Middleware
10 1 (0.70%) WCF
10 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (41.96%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (12.59%) Public Cloud
4 17 (11.89%) User Experience
5 15 (10.49%) Private Cloud
6 12 (8.39%) Internet of Things
7 11 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (6.99%) Management Information System
9 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
10 5 (3.50%) CMDB
10 5 (3.50%) PKI
10 5 (3.50%) Virtual Team
11 3 (2.10%) Social Media
12 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.40%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (1.40%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.40%) Robotics
13 1 (0.70%) CCTV
13 1 (0.70%) iPhone
13 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.67%) Windows
2 22 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.20%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.80%) Linux
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.46%) ITIL
2 39 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (22.38%) Project Management
5 31 (21.68%) PRINCE2
6 30 (20.98%) Presales
7 29 (20.28%) Line Management
8 25 (17.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 24 (16.78%) ITIL V3
9 24 (16.78%) Service Management
10 22 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
10 22 (15.38%) Patch Management
10 22 (15.38%) Web Filtering
11 20 (13.99%) Technology Roadmap
12 18 (12.59%) Computer Science
12 18 (12.59%) Load Balancing
12 18 (12.59%) Service Delivery
13 16 (11.19%) Requirements Analysis
13 16 (11.19%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (11.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) SQL
2 15 (10.49%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.90%) C#
4 5 (3.50%) Java
4 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.10%) VBScript
6 2 (1.40%) Python
6 2 (1.40%) R
6 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (17.48%) Degree
1 25 (17.48%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (8.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 11 (7.69%) PMP
4 10 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.29%) CCNP
6 6 (4.20%) ISEB
6 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.50%) CEH
7 5 (3.50%) CISSP
7 5 (3.50%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (2.80%) MCP
9 3 (2.10%) MCSE
10 2 (1.40%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.70%) CCIE
11 1 (0.70%) CCIE Service Provider
11 1 (0.70%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.70%) MCSA
11 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.29%) GDPR
2 14 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.90%) SLA
4 6 (4.20%) Data Quality
5 5 (3.50%) GPG13
6 2 (1.40%) PMO
7 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 43 (30.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (25.87%) Active Directory
2 37 (25.87%) Hyper-V
3 15 (10.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.70%) vSphere
4 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (25.17%) SCCM
2 22 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.10%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.10%) WSUS
4 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (37.06%) Microsoft
2 46 (32.17%) VMware
3 32 (22.38%) Cisco
4 31 (21.68%) IBM
5 26 (18.18%) HP
6 23 (16.08%) Dell
6 23 (16.08%) Symantec
7 22 (15.38%) Forcepoint
7 22 (15.38%) McAfee
8 14 (9.79%) Adobe
8 14 (9.79%) CheckPoint
9 10 (6.99%) Citrix
10 9 (6.29%) Juniper
11 8 (5.59%) F5
11 8 (5.59%) Fortinet
12 7 (4.90%) Apple
13 6 (4.20%) NetApp
14 5 (3.50%) CA
14 5 (3.50%) EMC
15 3 (2.10%) BMC