Period
to 15 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

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

Senior Manager
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 245 240 243
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 90 119 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.81% 0.96% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.99% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 76 133
Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +1.77% +2.73%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,300 £71,875 £84,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 10,656 11,962 14,914
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.45% 96.07% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8,840 9,183 12,233
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in the Midlands

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in the Midlands

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in the Midlands

Senior Manager
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 Senior Manager within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 December 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 0 67 £62,500 +8.70% 17
East Midlands +5 23 £57,500 - 1
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, Senior Manager job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 33 (36.67%) Project Management
2 25 (27.78%) Finance
3 18 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.56%) Project Delivery
6 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
7 12 (13.33%) Degree
8 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
9 10 (11.11%) Line Management
9 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.00%) CCTV
10 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
11 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
11 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.89%) Analytics
11 8 (8.89%) Coaching
12 7 (7.78%) People Management
12 7 (7.78%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (7.78%) Matrix Management
12 7 (7.78%) SQL
12 7 (7.78%) Oracle
12 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (7.78%) Retail
12 7 (7.78%) Migration
12 7 (7.78%) Customer Requirements
13 6 (6.67%) PMO
13 6 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
13 6 (6.67%) Programme Management

Senior Manager Skill Set
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 3 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Azure
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) AWS
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Wireless
2 4 (4.44%) MPLS
3 3 (3.33%) DPNSS
3 3 (3.33%) Network Security
3 3 (3.33%) PABX
3 3 (3.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.33%) WAN
4 2 (2.22%) LAN
4 2 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.11%) 4G
5 1 (1.11%) ADSL
5 1 (1.11%) Broadband
5 1 (1.11%) DNS
5 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.11%) Firewall
5 1 (1.11%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.11%) VSAN
5 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.22%) QlikView
3 2 (2.22%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) JIRA
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.78%) Retail
4 6 (6.67%) Marketing
5 3 (3.33%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) Middleware
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) CCTV
2 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) SCADA
4 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.22%) FMCG
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) EPoS
5 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.11%) Life Science
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Project Management
2 18 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.56%) Project Delivery
5 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.11%) Line Management
6 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
7 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.89%) Analytics
8 8 (8.89%) Coaching
8 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.78%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (7.78%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.78%) Matrix Management
9 7 (7.78%) Migration
9 7 (7.78%) People Management
10 6 (6.67%) Change Management
10 6 (6.67%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.33%) PMP
5 2 (2.22%) APMP
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) PMO
2 5 (5.56%) QA
3 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.22%) SLA
5 1 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.22%) vSphere
3 2 (2.22%) XenApp
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) AppDNA
1 2 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco
4 3 (3.33%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) IBM
4 3 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) Tableau
5 2 (2.22%) Virgin Media
6 1 (1.11%) Avaya
6 1 (1.11%) Dell
6 1 (1.11%) Mitel
6 1 (1.11%) Snow