Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 104 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 -16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 350 451 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.90% 3.03% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.33% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 211 239 347
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £20,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,700 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 11,079 13,556 14,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.69% 90.99% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8,156 10,835 11,430
Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,155
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.72% +3.48%

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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 +7 314 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Midlands -48 36 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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.

1 155 (44.29%) Project Management
2 101 (28.86%) ITIL
3 88 (25.14%) Microsoft
4 83 (23.71%) Degree
5 77 (22.00%) Data Centre
6 74 (21.14%) Problem-Solving
7 71 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
7 71 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (20.29%) Software Engineering
8 67 (19.14%) Service Management
8 67 (19.14%) Service Delivery
9 66 (18.86%) Retail
9 66 (18.86%) VMware
10 64 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 61 (17.43%) Internet
11 61 (17.43%) PRINCE2
12 60 (17.14%) Finance
13 58 (16.57%) GDPR
14 57 (16.29%) Self-Motivation
14 57 (16.29%) Presales
15 56 (16.00%) Telecoms
16 53 (15.14%) SQL
16 53 (15.14%) Data Protection
17 52 (14.86%) Active Directory
17 52 (14.86%) Automotive
18 51 (14.57%) Internet of Things
18 51 (14.57%) ITIL V3
18 51 (14.57%) Big Data
18 51 (14.57%) Data Analytics
18 51 (14.57%) Analytics

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 14 (4.00%) CMS
2 13 (3.71%) Joomla!
3 10 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 9 (2.57%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.57%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 64 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (9.43%) Office 365
4 17 (4.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 17 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (4.86%) Amazon S3
4 17 (4.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (4.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 17 (4.86%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (4.86%) IaaS
4 17 (4.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (4.57%) PaaS
6 5 (1.43%) SaaS
7 3 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.86%) Serverless
7 3 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.57%) Slack
9 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 61 (17.43%) Internet
2 42 (12.00%) Firewall
3 31 (8.86%) DNS
4 28 (8.00%) DHCP
5 17 (4.86%) WAN
6 14 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (4.00%) Wireless
7 13 (3.71%) OSPF
7 13 (3.71%) Unified Communications
8 10 (2.86%) Skype
9 9 (2.57%) PBX
10 8 (2.29%) EIGRP
11 7 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (2.00%) SAN
12 6 (1.71%) VPN
13 5 (1.43%) BGP
13 5 (1.43%) FWSM
13 5 (1.43%) IPsec
13 5 (1.43%) SNMP
13 5 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.57%) Big Data
2 17 (4.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 17 (4.86%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (4.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (3.71%) MySQL
4 3 (0.86%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.29%) Ranorex
1 8 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.14%) JIRA
4 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.57%) JUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.29%) Hudson
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) Selenium
5 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.29%) Subversion
5 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (18.86%) Retail
2 60 (17.14%) Finance
3 56 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 52 (14.86%) Automotive
5 14 (4.00%) Publishing
6 13 (3.71%) Back Office
7 8 (2.29%) Games
8 7 (2.00%) Marketing
9 5 (1.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.57%) Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Billing
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (18.00%) Architect
2 49 (14.00%) Analyst
3 34 (9.71%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (6.86%) Business Analyst
5 22 (6.29%) Network Engineer
6 20 (5.71%) Lead Business Analyst
7 19 (5.43%) Developer
7 19 (5.43%) Team Leader
8 17 (4.86%) Cloud Architect
9 16 (4.57%) Software Analyst
10 15 (4.29%) Agile Business Analyst
10 15 (4.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.29%) Technical Architect
10 15 (4.29%) Technical Manager
11 14 (4.00%) Service Manager
11 14 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
12 13 (3.71%) Data Analyst
12 13 (3.71%) Digital Analyst
12 13 (3.71%) Solutions Analyst
12 13 (3.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.57%) .NET
2 33 (9.43%) Web Services
3 16 (4.57%) CSS
4 13 (3.71%) Laravel
4 13 (3.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (3.14%) Middleware
6 10 (2.86%) WinForms
7 9 (2.57%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.00%) RESTful
9 5 (1.43%) HTML
9 5 (1.43%) LDAP
10 3 (0.86%) HTML5
10 3 (0.86%) jQuery
10 3 (0.86%) Node.js
10 3 (0.86%) REST
10 3 (0.86%) XML
11 2 (0.57%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (0.57%) Kafka
11 2 (0.57%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 71 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (16.29%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (14.57%) Internet of Things
5 31 (8.86%) Management Information System
6 18 (5.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (4.86%) Private Cloud
7 17 (4.86%) Public Cloud
8 16 (4.57%) NHS
9 15 (4.29%) Clustering
9 15 (4.29%) CMDB
10 13 (3.71%) Virtual Team
11 9 (2.57%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.43%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.43%) PKI
13 3 (0.86%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.86%) Smart City
13 3 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.29%) Windows
2 20 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.57%) Linux
4 7 (2.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.43%) Android
5 5 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (44.29%) Project Management
2 101 (28.86%) ITIL
3 74 (21.14%) Problem-Solving
4 71 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (20.29%) Software Engineering
5 67 (19.14%) Service Delivery
5 67 (19.14%) Service Management
6 61 (17.43%) PRINCE2
7 57 (16.29%) Presales
8 53 (15.14%) Data Protection
9 51 (14.57%) Analytics
9 51 (14.57%) Cybersecurity
9 51 (14.57%) Data Analytics
9 51 (14.57%) ITIL V3
10 49 (14.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 49 (14.00%) Data Analysis
10 49 (14.00%) Data Visualisation
10 49 (14.00%) Mathematics
10 49 (14.00%) Visualisation
11 48 (13.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (15.14%) SQL
2 49 (14.00%) C
3 21 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 17 (4.86%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.71%) C#
5 13 (3.71%) PHP
5 13 (3.71%) Ruby
6 10 (2.86%) Java
7 6 (1.71%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.86%) C++
9 1 (0.29%) Groovy
9 1 (0.29%) Scala
9 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (23.71%) Degree
2 36 (10.29%) ISEB
3 26 (7.43%) CCNP
3 26 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (6.00%) PMI Certification
5 20 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (5.71%) PMP
6 17 (4.86%) MCSE
7 16 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (4.00%) CEH
8 14 (4.00%) CISSP
8 14 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (3.14%) CCNA
9 11 (3.14%) MCSA
10 8 (2.29%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.71%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.43%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.86%) APMP
13 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (16.57%) GDPR
2 21 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.29%) SLA
4 14 (4.00%) GPG13
4 14 (4.00%) PMO
5 7 (2.00%) COSHH
5 7 (2.00%) QA
6 6 (1.71%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.86%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.57%) P3O
9 1 (0.29%) COBIT
9 1 (0.29%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 52 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 49 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (9.71%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.86%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.86%) XenApp
5 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.29%) Firmware
7 1 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
1 14 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 13 (3.71%) SCCM
3 4 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.86%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.57%) Kibana
5 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.29%) Ansible
6 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) Puppet
6 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 66 (18.86%) VMware
3 34 (9.71%) Cisco
4 33 (9.43%) Citrix
5 31 (8.86%) CheckPoint
6 23 (6.57%) F5
7 16 (4.57%) EMC
8 15 (4.29%) NetApp
9 14 (4.00%) BMC
9 14 (4.00%) Fortinet
9 14 (4.00%) Juniper
10 13 (3.71%) HP
11 9 (2.57%) Brocade
12 8 (2.29%) Palo Alto
13 7 (2.00%) SAP
14 6 (1.71%) CA
15 5 (1.43%) Dell
16 4 (1.14%) SolarWinds
17 3 (0.86%) Google
17 3 (0.86%) Ivanti