The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Strategic Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Management
England / North West
Rank 252 236 251
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Management 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.033% 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.040% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £28,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £77,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -25.80% +29.16%  

Strategic Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5555 5000 5806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.37% 87.98% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4609 4158 4662
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Strategic Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Strategic Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Management in the North West

Strategic Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Strategic Management in the North West.

Salary trend for Strategic Management in the North West

Strategic Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 2 - -
Strategic Management
England

Strategic Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Strategic Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Strategic Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) PlayStation
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

Strategic Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visualfiles
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Innovation Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft