Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 63 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +29 -5
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 12 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.90% 2.49% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.87% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 6
Staffordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -36.67% +97.37%
10th Percentile £30,500 £33,825 £62,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £79,000 £88,125
West Midlands median annual salary £62,817 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +19.65% -12.50% -1.23%

IT Strategy 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 575 942 1,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 90.98% 86.82% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 509 793 849
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £59,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Staffordshire

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Staffordshire

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Staffordshire

IT Strategy
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Burton-upon-Trent -3 6 £31,000 -34.74% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -8 4 £57,500 -11.54%
IT Strategy
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT jobs citing IT Strategy 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) GDPR
3 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (8.33%) Telepresence
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Avaya
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) F5
1 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
1 1 (8.33%) Zscaler