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

Line Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 115 87
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 +50
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 400 412 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.84% 2.69% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.96% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 225 286 398
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% +1.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,675
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 12,787 13,903 16,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.87% 90.94% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10,062 11,407 13,237
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 August 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 August 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 +22 306 £48,500 +7.78% 37
East Midlands -14 94 £47,500 +26.67% 20
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 134 (33.50%) ITIL
2 129 (32.25%) Data Centre
3 112 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 100 (25.00%) Project Management
5 96 (24.00%) Degree
6 89 (22.25%) Microsoft
7 87 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (19.50%) Self-Motivation
9 77 (19.25%) Presales
10 76 (19.00%) PRINCE2
11 70 (17.50%) Finance
12 67 (16.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 65 (16.25%) Due Diligence
13 65 (16.25%) Firewall
14 63 (15.75%) Service Management
15 61 (15.25%) C#
16 60 (15.00%) .NET
16 60 (15.00%) ITIL V3
17 59 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
18 57 (14.25%) VMware
19 53 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
20 52 (13.00%) Software Engineering
20 52 (13.00%) SQL
21 50 (12.50%) CheckPoint
22 49 (12.25%) Citrix
23 47 (11.75%) Requirements Analysis
24 46 (11.50%) Web Services
25 45 (11.25%) Windows
25 45 (11.25%) Cisco
26 44 (11.00%) TOGAF

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 20 (5.00%) Confluence
2 8 (2.00%) IIS
3 4 (1.00%) Apache
3 4 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.50%) CMS
5 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Line 500
2 2 (0.50%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.25%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.25%) HFM
3 1 (0.25%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.25%) OPENContractor
3 1 (0.25%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.25%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.25%) PaaS
3 25 (6.25%) IaaS
4 12 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (2.75%) Office 365
6 10 (2.50%) SaaS
7 6 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 65 (16.25%) Firewall
2 26 (6.50%) WAN
3 19 (4.75%) DNS
4 18 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (4.50%) DHCP
4 18 (4.50%) VPN
5 14 (3.50%) BGP
6 13 (3.25%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (3.00%) FWSM
7 12 (3.00%) Internet
7 12 (3.00%) IPsec
7 12 (3.00%) OSPF
7 12 (3.00%) SNMP
7 12 (3.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 10 (2.50%) LAN
9 5 (1.25%) MPLS
10 4 (1.00%) DMZ
11 3 (0.75%) PBX
11 3 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (5.25%) Power BI
4 19 (4.75%) Big Data
5 10 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.75%) MySQL
7 5 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.50%) Informix
10 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.25%) GIS
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.25%) Redis
10 1 (0.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 39 (9.75%) JIRA
2 23 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 20 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 20 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 12 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (2.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.00%) Subversion
7 3 (0.75%) Ant
7 3 (0.75%) Maven
7 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.25%) JUnit
8 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.25%) Sikuli
8 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (17.50%) Finance
2 31 (7.75%) Publishing
3 24 (6.00%) Retail
4 20 (5.00%) Automotive
5 19 (4.75%) Billing
6 17 (4.25%) Marketing
7 11 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.25%) Back Office
8 5 (1.25%) Legal
8 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
9 3 (0.75%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (18.75%) Architect
2 45 (11.25%) Analyst
3 42 (10.50%) Solutions Architect
4 40 (10.00%) Developer
5 26 (6.50%) Lead Developer
6 23 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.50%) Service Manager
7 22 (5.50%) Technical Manager
8 21 (5.25%) IT Manager
8 21 (5.25%) Technical Services Manager
9 20 (5.00%) Business Analyst
10 14 (3.50%) Technical Specialist
11 13 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (3.00%) Network Specialist
12 12 (3.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 12 (3.00%) Senior Manager
12 12 (3.00%) Senior Network Specialist
12 12 (3.00%) Team Leader
13 11 (2.75%) IT Support
13 11 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.00%) .NET
2 46 (11.50%) Web Services
3 34 (8.50%) CSS
4 33 (8.25%) HTML
5 32 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 30 (7.50%) ASP.NET
7 28 (7.00%) jQuery
8 24 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (5.50%) Ajax
11 21 (5.25%) Entity Framework
11 21 (5.25%) WCF
12 20 (5.00%) ASP.NET Core
12 20 (5.00%) Sass
13 12 (3.00%) LDAP
14 8 (2.00%) CSS3
14 8 (2.00%) HTML5
15 7 (1.75%) RESTful
16 6 (1.50%) Velocity
16 6 (1.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (32.25%) Data Centre
2 78 (19.50%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (9.50%) Computer Science
4 36 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (8.25%) CMDB
6 30 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 21 (5.25%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.00%) PKI
9 9 (2.25%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.25%) Public Cloud
10 8 (2.00%) Social Media
11 6 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.50%) NHS
11 6 (1.50%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.50%) User Experience
12 5 (1.25%) AS400
12 5 (1.25%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.00%) Infotainment
13 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.25%) Windows
2 24 (6.00%) Linux
3 14 (3.50%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.75%) Unix
4 7 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Android
8 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.25%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (33.50%) ITIL
2 112 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 100 (25.00%) Project Management
4 87 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (19.25%) Presales
6 76 (19.00%) PRINCE2
7 67 (16.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 65 (16.25%) Due Diligence
9 63 (15.75%) Service Management
10 60 (15.00%) ITIL V3
11 52 (13.00%) Software Engineering
12 47 (11.75%) Requirements Analysis
13 44 (11.00%) TOGAF
14 40 (10.00%) Information Security
14 40 (10.00%) IT Strategy
14 40 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 39 (9.75%) Scrum
16 38 (9.50%) CRM
17 37 (9.25%) Change Management
17 37 (9.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 61 (15.25%) C#
2 52 (13.00%) SQL
3 33 (8.25%) Java
4 30 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.75%) C++
7 8 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.25%) C
8 5 (1.25%) PHP
8 5 (1.25%) Python
8 5 (1.25%) Scala
9 3 (0.75%) Perl
9 3 (0.75%) RPG
9 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.50%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 96 (24.00%) Degree
2 39 (9.75%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (9.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (9.50%) PMI Certification
4 37 (9.25%) PMP
5 34 (8.50%) CCNP
6 33 (8.25%) ISEB
7 32 (8.00%) CISSP
8 21 (5.25%) CEH
8 21 (5.25%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 16 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
10 14 (3.50%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.75%) CISM
11 11 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (2.50%) MCSE
12 10 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (2.25%) MCP
14 7 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (9.50%) GDPR
3 21 (5.25%) GPG13
4 17 (4.25%) QA
5 12 (3.00%) PMO
5 12 (3.00%) SLA
6 8 (2.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.50%) COBIT
9 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.25%) GCP
10 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 53 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (10.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.75%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.00%) vSphere
6 2 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) iptables
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.25%) Postfix
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (5.25%) SCVMM
2 11 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.25%) Ansible
4 4 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.00%) NetVault Backup
4 4 (1.00%) Terraform
5 3 (0.75%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.75%) Puppet
6 2 (0.50%) Nagios
6 2 (0.50%) SCCM
7 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.25%) SELinux
7 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 89 (22.25%) Microsoft
2 57 (14.25%) VMware
3 50 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 49 (12.25%) Citrix
5 45 (11.25%) Cisco
6 34 (8.50%) Juniper
7 29 (7.25%) F5
7 29 (7.25%) Fortinet
8 26 (6.50%) NetApp
9 25 (6.25%) HP
10 24 (6.00%) EMC
11 21 (5.25%) BMC
12 17 (4.25%) Brocade
13 12 (3.00%) CA
14 8 (2.00%) IBM
15 6 (1.50%) Dell
15 6 (1.50%) Oracle
15 6 (1.50%) SAP
15 6 (1.50%) ServiceNow
16 5 (1.25%) Intel