Period
to 21 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Knowledge Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 275 304
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 -14
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 21 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 9
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.47% -23.00% -24.53%
England median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.00% -13.04%

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 8,702 9,314 9,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.26% 90.07% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,793 7,317 7,961
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 February 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 February 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 +6 14 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Wolverhampton - 7 £26,000 - 1
Knowledge Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 13 (61.90%) Manufacturing
3 13 (61.90%) Project Management
3 13 (61.90%) Retail
3 13 (61.90%) Project Planning
3 13 (61.90%) PRINCE2
3 13 (61.90%) APMP
4 11 (52.38%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) SAP EWM
6 7 (33.33%) ABAP
6 7 (33.33%) SAP
6 7 (33.33%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
7 1 (4.76%) COBIT
7 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.76%) Demand Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (4.76%) IT Audit

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SAP EWM
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) Manufacturing
2 13 (61.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Project Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Graduate
3 7 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) SAP Support
3 7 (33.33%) SAP Support Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) PRINCE2
2 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 13 (61.90%) Project Planning
3 11 (52.38%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Demand Management
5 1 (4.76%) IT Audit
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Service Design
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Remedy
1 7 (33.33%) SAP