Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Incident Manager was £16,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Incident Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 292 308
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 -55
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 17 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.29% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.30% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 9
West Midlands median annual salary £16,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.44% +45.16% -40.95%
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -12.84% +9.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,483 10,150 10,031
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.84% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,601 8,064 8,422
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Incident Manager in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Incident Manager in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Birmingham +17 9 £16,000 -64.44%
Wolverhampton - 4 - -
Shropshire +3 3 £39,131 -21.74% 1
Coventry -7 1 £27,500 -36.78%
Incident Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Incident Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (58.82%) Service Management
3 8 (47.06%) SLA
3 8 (47.06%) Problem Management
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) Change Management
5 6 (35.29%) Supplier Management
5 6 (35.29%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) Process Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (23.53%) Time Management
6 4 (23.53%) ITSM
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Sun
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Information Security
8 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management

Incident Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Service Management
3 8 (47.06%) Problem Management
4 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 6 (35.29%) Process Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) Supplier Management
5 6 (35.29%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 4 (23.53%) ITSM
6 4 (23.53%) Time Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
8 2 (11.76%) Information Security
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Service Design
9 1 (5.88%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Sun