Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Knowledge Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 287 319
Rank change year-on-year +17 +32 -23
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 27 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 13
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.46% - -56.67%
10th Percentile £28,857 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £43,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -11.50%

Knowledge Management 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,153 9,111 10,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.20% 91.37% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,252 7,515 8,456
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Knowledge Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Knowledge Management in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Knowledge Management in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
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 Knowledge Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 August 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 +20 24 £56,250 +120.07% 1
Warwickshire +15 1 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Coventry 0 1 £22,575 -31.07% 1
Solihull - 1 £31,500 -
Knowledge Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Knowledge Management 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Project Management
3 18 (66.67%) ITIL
3 18 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 17 (62.96%) Manufacturing
4 17 (62.96%) Retail
4 17 (62.96%) Project Planning
4 17 (62.96%) APMP
4 17 (62.96%) Data Centre
4 17 (62.96%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (29.63%) GDPR
5 8 (29.63%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Business Development
6 3 (11.11%) Practice Management
6 3 (11.11%) Internal Audit
7 2 (7.41%) PMO
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 2 (7.41%) QA
7 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
7 2 (7.41%) Verint
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) Lotus

Knowledge Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 17 (62.96%) Manufacturing
2 17 (62.96%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
3 1 (3.70%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (3.70%) Swedish Language
3 1 (3.70%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Project Manager
1 17 (62.96%) Senior Manager
1 17 (62.96%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Audit Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Risk Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
3 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (3.70%) Account Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
3 1 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
3 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Project Management
2 18 (66.67%) ITIL
2 18 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 17 (62.96%) Matrix Organization
3 17 (62.96%) Project Planning
4 8 (29.63%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Business Development
5 3 (11.11%) Internal Audit
5 3 (11.11%) Practice Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
7 1 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.70%) Decision-Making
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) Kanban
7 1 (3.70%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) APMP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 2 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Verint
2 1 (3.70%) Apple
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) Lotus
2 1 (3.70%) SAP