Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 239 229 210
Rank change year-on-year -10 -19 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 118 167 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.98% 1.13% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.16% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 133 180
Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £79,500 £79,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

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 11,497 14,391 16,057
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.97% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8,678 11,683 12,769
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +5 87 £57,750 +0.43% 13
East Midlands +6 31 £56,250 +2.27% 15
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 39 (33.05%) Finance
2 37 (31.36%) Project Management
3 35 (29.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (25.42%) ITIL
4 30 (25.42%) PRINCE2
5 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.10%) Retail
7 15 (12.71%) Data Centre
8 14 (11.86%) Service Delivery
9 13 (11.02%) Line Management
9 13 (11.02%) GDPR
9 13 (11.02%) PMO
10 12 (10.17%) Data Protection
11 11 (9.32%) Degree
11 11 (9.32%) Project Planning
11 11 (9.32%) Matrix Organization
12 10 (8.47%) Marketing
12 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (8.47%) Risk Management
12 10 (8.47%) Change Management
12 10 (8.47%) SAP
13 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
13 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
13 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
14 8 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.78%) SaaS
14 8 (6.78%) APMP
14 8 (6.78%) Coaching
14 8 (6.78%) Critical Success Factor
14 8 (6.78%) Knowledge 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 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (6.78%) SaaS
2 7 (5.93%) PaaS
3 6 (5.08%) Office 365
4 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) Firewall
1 3 (2.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) IPsec
2 1 (0.85%) IPv6
2 1 (0.85%) MPLS
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.85%) VLAN
2 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) Power BI
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.69%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.69%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) QlikView
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
General
1 39 (33.05%) Finance
2 19 (16.10%) Retail
3 10 (8.47%) Marketing
4 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 2 (1.69%) Automotive
6 2 (1.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (1.69%) Velocity
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.93%) Social Media
4 5 (4.24%) FMCG
4 5 (4.24%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.39%) PMI
6 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.69%) EPoS
8 1 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Equities
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.85%) iPhone
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) Windows
2 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) Project Management
2 35 (29.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (25.42%) ITIL
3 30 (25.42%) PRINCE2
4 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.86%) Service Delivery
6 13 (11.02%) Line Management
7 12 (10.17%) Data Protection
8 11 (9.32%) Matrix Organization
8 11 (9.32%) Project Planning
9 10 (8.47%) Change Management
9 10 (8.47%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
11 8 (6.78%) Coaching
11 8 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.78%) Critical Success Factor
11 8 (6.78%) Decision-Making
11 8 (6.78%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (6.78%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.93%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.69%) Java
1 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.85%) C
2 1 (0.85%) C#
2 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Degree
2 8 (6.78%) APMP
3 4 (3.39%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.54%) PMP
4 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.69%) CISSP
5 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) GDPR
1 13 (11.02%) PMO
2 8 (6.78%) SLA
3 3 (2.54%) QA
4 2 (1.69%) P3O
4 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (8.47%) SAP
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.54%) Citrix
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle
4 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco
4 2 (1.69%) hybris
4 2 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (0.85%) CA
5 1 (0.85%) Cadence
5 1 (0.85%) Dell
5 1 (0.85%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (0.85%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.85%) HP
5 1 (0.85%) NetApp
5 1 (0.85%) Progress
5 1 (0.85%) Remedy
5 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.85%) TOWER Software