Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 145 151
Rank change year-on-year +50 +6 -49
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 347 72 221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.25% 1.51% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 1.63% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 158 41 179
10th Percentile £28,250 £36,188 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,000 £36,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £58,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -18.10% +30.34%
75th Percentile £66,875 £62,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +1.77%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,010 4,425 10,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 93.62% 92.65% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,284 3,614 8,762
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Line Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in the Midlands

Line Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Line Management in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Line Management in the Midlands

Line Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Line Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Line Management in the Midlands

Line Management
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +46 260 £52,500 +5.00% 29
East Midlands +1 87 £38,750 -1.12% 22
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 174 (50.14%) Social Skills
2 132 (38.04%) Service Delivery
3 99 (28.53%) Retail
4 95 (27.38%) Finance
5 89 (25.65%) Information Security
5 89 (25.65%) Facilities Management
6 83 (23.92%) Microsoft
7 81 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (21.04%) Management Information System
9 66 (19.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 54 (15.56%) Degree
11 45 (12.97%) SLA
12 43 (12.39%) Self-Motivation
13 41 (11.82%) Project Management
14 40 (11.53%) Azure
15 37 (10.66%) ITIL
16 35 (10.09%) Microsoft Office
16 35 (10.09%) Mentoring
17 33 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
18 32 (9.22%) Change Management
18 32 (9.22%) Software Engineering
18 32 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
19 31 (8.93%) Games
20 30 (8.65%) Coaching
20 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (8.36%) DevOps
21 29 (8.36%) Project Delivery
22 28 (8.07%) Preventative Maintenance
22 28 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
22 28 (8.07%) Quality Management

Line Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 18 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.58%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) Confluence
4 1 (0.29%) Mendix
4 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.29%) nginx
4 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (10.09%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.88%) AutoCAD
4 6 (1.73%) Revit
5 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) Figma
6 1 (0.29%) InDesign
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.31%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.53%) Azure
2 26 (7.49%) SaaS
3 22 (6.34%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (6.05%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (4.03%) PaaS
6 12 (3.46%) IaaS
7 8 (2.31%) Google Workspace
7 8 (2.31%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.15%) AWS
8 4 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.15%) Azure Logic Apps
8 4 (1.15%) Azure Stack
8 4 (1.15%) Mavenlink
9 2 (0.58%) Serverless
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.29%) GCP
10 1 (0.29%) GitHub
10 1 (0.29%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.29%) Slack
10 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.17%) SAN
2 9 (2.59%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (2.02%) Firewall
4 4 (1.15%) Intranet
4 4 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.86%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) Internet
6 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) ADSL
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.29%) SNMP
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.02%) Power BI
4 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.15%) ZAP BI
6 2 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.58%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.29%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.29%) MySQL
7 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.58%) gulp
1 2 (0.58%) JIRA
1 2 (0.58%) Selenium
2 1 (0.29%) Babel
2 1 (0.29%) Cactus
2 1 (0.29%) Grunt
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 174 (50.14%) Social Skills
2 99 (28.53%) Retail
3 95 (27.38%) Finance
4 31 (8.93%) Games
5 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (8.07%) Local Government
7 24 (6.92%) Organisational Skills
8 23 (6.63%) Law
9 18 (5.19%) Legal
10 12 (3.46%) Marketing
11 10 (2.88%) Presentation Skills
12 9 (2.59%) Public Sector
13 7 (2.02%) Influencing Skills
14 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
15 4 (1.15%) Banking
15 4 (1.15%) Digital Economy
15 4 (1.15%) Social Housing
16 3 (0.86%) Environmental Health
16 3 (0.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 3 (0.86%) Police
Job Titles
1 26 (7.49%) Delivery Manager
2 24 (6.92%) Analyst
3 20 (5.76%) Lead Programmer
3 20 (5.76%) Programmer
4 19 (5.48%) Developer
4 19 (5.48%) Senior Manager
5 17 (4.90%) Project Manager
6 16 (4.61%) Mechanical Engineer
6 16 (4.61%) Team Leader
7 15 (4.32%) Senior Project Manager
8 13 (3.75%) Support Team Leader
9 11 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (2.88%) IT Manager
10 10 (2.88%) Service Manager
10 10 (2.88%) Support Analyst
10 10 (2.88%) Tools Programmer
11 9 (2.59%) Head of Operations
12 8 (2.31%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.31%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.76%) Middleware
2 7 (2.02%) .NET
3 6 (1.73%) CSS
3 6 (1.73%) HTML
4 5 (1.44%) Node.js
5 4 (1.15%) React
5 4 (1.15%) Vue.js
5 4 (1.15%) XML
6 3 (0.86%) .NET Core
7 2 (0.58%) AWT
7 2 (0.58%) JSON
7 2 (0.58%) Laravel
7 2 (0.58%) REST
7 2 (0.58%) Web Services
8 1 (0.29%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.29%) Express
8 1 (0.29%) GraphQL
8 1 (0.29%) PHP-FPM
8 1 (0.29%) Sass
8 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.04%) Management Information System
2 43 (12.39%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (7.78%) Driving Licence
4 22 (6.34%) Data Structures
5 20 (5.76%) Algorithms
5 20 (5.76%) Housing Association
6 10 (2.88%) CCTV
6 10 (2.88%) Security Operations Centre
7 9 (2.59%) Blog
7 9 (2.59%) Replication
8 8 (2.31%) User Experience
9 7 (2.02%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.44%) PDA
10 5 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.15%) EPoS
11 4 (1.15%) Robotics
12 3 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.86%) FMCG
12 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.90%) Windows
2 2 (0.58%) Linux
2 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
2 2 (0.58%) Unix
2 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
2 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.29%) Android
3 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (38.04%) Service Delivery
2 89 (25.65%) Facilities Management
2 89 (25.65%) Information Security
3 81 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (19.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 41 (11.82%) Project Management
6 37 (10.66%) ITIL
7 35 (10.09%) Mentoring
8 32 (9.22%) Change Management
8 32 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (9.22%) Software Engineering
9 30 (8.65%) Coaching
10 29 (8.36%) DevOps
10 29 (8.36%) Project Delivery
11 28 (8.07%) Preventative Maintenance
11 28 (8.07%) Quality Management
11 28 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (7.49%) Resource Management
12 26 (7.49%) TDD
13 25 (7.20%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.49%) C
2 20 (5.76%) C++
3 13 (3.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.17%) SQL
5 5 (1.44%) C#
6 4 (1.15%) VBA
7 3 (0.86%) Java
8 2 (0.58%) PHP
8 2 (0.58%) Python
9 1 (0.29%) ES6
9 1 (0.29%) Go
9 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (15.56%) Degree
2 21 (6.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.31%) CIPD
4 7 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (1.44%) CISSP
6 5 (1.44%) DBS Check
6 5 (1.44%) ISEB
6 5 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.15%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) CISM
10 1 (0.29%) MCP
10 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.97%) SLA
2 21 (6.05%) PMO
3 19 (5.48%) QA
4 11 (3.17%) GDPR
5 8 (2.31%) COSHH
6 6 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.73%) NEBOSH
7 5 (1.44%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.58%) GRC
8 2 (0.58%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.29%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.29%) COBIT
9 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.15%) BitLocker
2 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) Firmware
4 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) SCCM
2 4 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (1.15%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.29%) Grafana
3 1 (0.29%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (23.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.17%) SAP
3 10 (2.88%) Citrix
4 8 (2.31%) Canon
5 7 (2.02%) HP
6 6 (1.73%) Oracle
7 5 (1.44%) Google
7 5 (1.44%) IBM
8 4 (1.15%) Apple
8 4 (1.15%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.15%) Optimizely
8 4 (1.15%) Remedy
8 4 (1.15%) VMware
9 3 (0.86%) Becrypt
9 3 (0.86%) Genesys
9 3 (0.86%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.86%) McAfee
9 3 (0.86%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com