Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 105 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 -29 +83
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 384 431 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.06% 2.82% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 3.09% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 275 270 388
Midlands median annual salary £44,619 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.07% -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.60% +5.71% -4.55%

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 11,488 13,927 15,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.57% 91.18% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,654 11,308 12,579
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in the Midlands

Line Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Line Management in the Midlands

Line Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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 +31 302 £42,500 -10.05% 39
East Midlands -17 82 £47,500 - 11
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 122 (31.77%) Project Management
1 122 (31.77%) Data Centre
2 102 (26.56%) ITIL
3 98 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (22.92%) Microsoft
5 84 (21.88%) Retail
5 84 (21.88%) Degree
6 79 (20.57%) .NET
7 76 (19.79%) Finance
8 75 (19.53%) Service Delivery
9 74 (19.27%) Problem-Solving
10 70 (18.23%) SQL
11 67 (17.45%) GDPR
12 62 (16.15%) Web Services
12 62 (16.15%) Service Management
12 62 (16.15%) TOGAF
12 62 (16.15%) Data Protection
13 61 (15.89%) Internet
14 60 (15.63%) PRINCE2
14 60 (15.63%) Windows
15 59 (15.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 59 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
16 58 (15.10%) Change Management
16 58 (15.10%) VMware
17 57 (14.84%) Big Data
17 57 (14.84%) Presales
18 55 (14.32%) ITIL V3
19 52 (13.54%) Software Engineering
19 52 (13.54%) Self-Motivation
20 49 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure

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 15 (3.91%) IIS
2 6 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.30%) CMS
3 5 (1.30%) Confluence
3 5 (1.30%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.26%) Apache
5 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.78%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (5.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 21 (5.47%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (5.47%) Amazon S3
3 21 (5.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (5.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 21 (5.47%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (5.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 17 (4.43%) IaaS
4 17 (4.43%) PaaS
5 15 (3.91%) Office 365
6 7 (1.82%) SaaS
7 4 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.26%) NuGet
9 1 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 61 (15.89%) Internet
2 28 (7.29%) Firewall
3 16 (4.17%) WAN
4 13 (3.39%) Network Security
5 10 (2.60%) BGP
5 10 (2.60%) MPLS
6 7 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (1.82%) L2TP
6 7 (1.82%) RSVP
6 7 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.30%) LAN
7 5 (1.30%) VPN
8 4 (1.04%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.04%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.78%) DNS
9 3 (0.78%) FWSM
9 3 (0.78%) SNMP
9 3 (0.78%) VLAN
9 3 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.84%) Big Data
2 29 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 21 (5.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 21 (5.47%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (5.47%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (3.65%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.60%) Power BI
7 9 (2.34%) MySQL
8 7 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.78%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (6.51%) JIRA
2 19 (4.95%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (1.30%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.04%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.78%) Subversion
7 1 (0.26%) Sikuli
General
1 84 (21.88%) Retail
2 76 (19.79%) Finance
3 40 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 37 (9.64%) Automotive
5 20 (5.21%) Publishing
6 7 (1.82%) Billing
6 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.82%) Marketing
7 6 (1.56%) Legal
8 5 (1.30%) Back Office
9 4 (1.04%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.52%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (25.00%) Architect
2 71 (18.49%) Solutions Architect
3 51 (13.28%) Analyst
4 46 (11.98%) Developer
5 45 (11.72%) Team Leader
6 24 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
6 24 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 24 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 22 (5.73%) Service Manager
8 19 (4.95%) Cloud Architect
8 19 (4.95%) Technical Manager
8 19 (4.95%) Technical Services Manager
9 18 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.69%) Technical Architect
10 17 (4.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.17%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.65%) Lead Business Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Network Engineer
14 12 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.57%) .NET
2 62 (16.15%) Web Services
3 33 (8.59%) CSS
4 30 (7.81%) .NET Framework
5 24 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 22 (5.73%) jQuery
7 17 (4.43%) HTML
8 15 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.13%) XML
10 11 (2.86%) HTML5 Canvas
10 11 (2.86%) JSON
11 9 (2.34%) CSS3
11 9 (2.34%) HTML5
12 8 (2.08%) Ajax
12 8 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.82%) REST
14 6 (1.56%) RESTful
15 5 (1.30%) Entity Framework
15 5 (1.30%) Laravel
15 5 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 122 (31.77%) Data Centre
2 59 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (13.54%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (7.29%) Internet of Things
5 22 (5.73%) Management Information System
6 21 (5.47%) Private Cloud
6 21 (5.47%) Public Cloud
7 19 (4.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (4.69%) NHS
9 16 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (3.65%) CMDB
11 10 (2.60%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.82%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.56%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.04%) Fat Client
14 4 (1.04%) PDA
14 4 (1.04%) PMI
14 4 (1.04%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.78%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.63%) Windows
2 26 (6.77%) Linux
3 17 (4.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.65%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.34%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.08%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.30%) Unix
9 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (31.77%) Project Management
2 102 (26.56%) ITIL
3 98 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (19.53%) Service Delivery
5 74 (19.27%) Problem-Solving
6 62 (16.15%) Data Protection
6 62 (16.15%) Service Management
6 62 (16.15%) TOGAF
7 60 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 58 (15.10%) Change Management
9 57 (14.84%) Presales
10 55 (14.32%) ITIL V3
11 52 (13.54%) Software Engineering
12 40 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
13 39 (10.16%) CRM
14 36 (9.38%) Scrum
15 35 (9.11%) Load Balancing
16 33 (8.59%) Cybersecurity
17 32 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
17 32 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 70 (18.23%) SQL
2 46 (11.98%) C#
3 38 (9.90%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.59%) C
5 22 (5.73%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.91%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.13%) Java
8 11 (2.86%) Python
9 8 (2.08%) PHP
10 7 (1.82%) Perl
11 5 (1.30%) Ruby
12 4 (1.04%) C++
12 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.04%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.78%) ABAP
14 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.26%) RPG
Qualifications
1 84 (21.88%) Degree
2 36 (9.38%) ISEB
3 27 (7.03%) TOGAF Certification
4 21 (5.47%) CCNP
4 21 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.43%) CISSP
5 17 (4.43%) PMI Certification
6 16 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (3.39%) CEH
7 13 (3.39%) CompTIA Security+
7 13 (3.39%) PMP
8 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.08%) MCSE
9 8 (2.08%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.82%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.56%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.30%) CCNA
13 3 (0.78%) CCDP
13 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (17.45%) GDPR
2 17 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.91%) PMO
4 13 (3.39%) GPG13
4 13 (3.39%) QA
5 11 (2.86%) SLA
6 3 (0.78%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.52%) COSHH
7 2 (0.52%) DO-160
8 1 (0.26%) P3O
System Software
1 49 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (9.90%) Hyper-V
3 30 (7.81%) Active Directory
4 21 (5.47%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.08%) XenApp
5 8 (2.08%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.52%) Firmware
6 2 (0.52%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) iptables
7 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.86%) SCVMM
3 8 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (2.08%) SCCM
3 8 (2.08%) SCOrch
4 5 (1.30%) Puppet
5 4 (1.04%) Ansible
5 4 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.78%) QRadar
7 2 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.52%) NetVault Backup
7 2 (0.52%) Terraform
8 1 (0.26%) Nagios
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.26%) SELinux
Vendors
1 88 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 58 (15.10%) VMware
3 33 (8.59%) Citrix
4 29 (7.55%) CheckPoint
5 27 (7.03%) Cisco
6 21 (5.47%) HP
7 15 (3.91%) EMC
8 14 (3.65%) Fortinet
9 13 (3.39%) NetApp
10 11 (2.86%) BMC
10 11 (2.86%) Brocade
10 11 (2.86%) F5
10 11 (2.86%) Juniper
11 10 (2.60%) SAP
12 9 (2.34%) IBM
13 8 (2.08%) Ivanti
14 7 (1.82%) Remedy
15 6 (1.56%) Intel
16 5 (1.30%) UiPath
17 4 (1.04%) Dell