The median annual salary for a Incident Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 221 186
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 0 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.30% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 29
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4869 6012 5192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 97.21% 96.33% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 4781 4394
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Incident Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified

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:

General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA