Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 131 134
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 50 96 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.30% 2.02% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.09% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 77
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,500 £86,250
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -11.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Senior Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in Birmingham

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 36 (72.00%) Project Management
2 29 (58.00%) PRINCE2
3 27 (54.00%) Finance
4 23 (46.00%) ITIL
4 23 (46.00%) Data Centre
5 19 (38.00%) Retail
6 17 (34.00%) Manufacturing
6 17 (34.00%) Project Planning
7 15 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
7 15 (30.00%) APMP
7 15 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
8 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.00%) Transition Management
9 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (16.00%) ISEB
10 8 (16.00%) Service Management
11 7 (14.00%) Business Development
11 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
12 6 (12.00%) Law
12 6 (12.00%) ITSM
12 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.00%) Banking
13 5 (10.00%) Marketing
14 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
14 4 (8.00%) Analytics
14 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
15 3 (6.00%) Change Control

Senior Manager Skill Set
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 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) Retail
3 17 (34.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (12.00%) Law
6 5 (10.00%) Banking
6 5 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (4.00%) Back Office
8 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Project Management
2 29 (58.00%) PRINCE2
3 23 (46.00%) ITIL
4 17 (34.00%) Project Planning
5 15 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
5 15 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
6 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.00%) Transition Management
7 8 (16.00%) Service Management
8 7 (14.00%) Business Development
9 6 (12.00%) ITSM
9 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
10 4 (8.00%) Analytics
10 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.00%) Change Control
11 3 (6.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 3 (6.00%) CRM
11 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) APMP
2 10 (20.00%) Degree
3 8 (16.00%) ISEB
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Intel
3 1 (2.00%) JDA