Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 6 months to 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 206 235
Rank change year-on-year +14 +29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 86 99 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.11% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.15% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 54
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +22.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £57,500 £59,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year +0.92% -8.40% +8.18%

Performance 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 7,118 8,572 8,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.94% 91.08% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5,466 6,579 7,372
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance 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 Performance Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Birmingham +33 44 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Solihull +14 16 £68,750 +111.54%
Worcestershire -12 13 £47,500 -9.05% 2
Staffordshire -11 5 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Warwickshire -2 4 £52,500 -32.26%
Coventry +26 2 £52,500 +2.44%
Shropshire -10 2 £42,500 -10.53%
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT jobs citing Performance 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 Performance Management.

1 45 (52.33%) Finance
2 34 (39.53%) ITIL
3 33 (38.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (29.07%) Cisco
5 24 (27.91%) GDPR
6 23 (26.74%) ITSM
7 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
8 20 (23.26%) WAN
9 19 (22.09%) SLA
9 19 (22.09%) Contract Management
10 18 (20.93%) Firewall
10 18 (20.93%) SolarWinds
11 17 (19.77%) Data Protection
11 17 (19.77%) Project Management
12 16 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (17.44%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (16.28%) Active Directory
14 14 (16.28%) MPLS
14 14 (16.28%) Windows
14 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (16.28%) Windows Server
15 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Excel
15 13 (15.12%) ISEB
15 13 (15.12%) CCDP
15 13 (15.12%) CCSP
15 13 (15.12%) Veeam
15 13 (15.12%) Capacity Management
15 13 (15.12%) JNCIA
15 13 (15.12%) JNCIP
15 13 (15.12%) JNCIE

Performance 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 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (8.14%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) JBoss
2 3 (3.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Line 500
1 3 (3.49%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.16%) HFM
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.16%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) WAN
2 18 (20.93%) Firewall
3 14 (16.28%) MPLS
4 12 (13.95%) VPN
5 11 (12.79%) VPLS
6 10 (11.63%) BGP
6 10 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (11.63%) Ethernet
6 10 (11.63%) OSPF
6 10 (11.63%) SAN
6 10 (11.63%) xDSL
7 7 (8.14%) Skype
8 6 (6.98%) LAN
9 4 (4.65%) VLAN
9 4 (4.65%) Wireless
10 3 (3.49%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.49%) DNS
10 3 (3.49%) DSL
10 3 (3.49%) VoIP
11 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) Informix
3 1 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.16%) Selenium
1 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (52.33%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Project Manager
2 14 (16.28%) Architect
3 11 (12.79%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 11 (12.79%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
3 11 (12.79%) Security Manager
3 11 (12.79%) Security Project Manager
4 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Lead Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Network Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Core Network Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Head of Operations
7 4 (4.65%) Head of Technical Operations
7 4 (4.65%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Service Support Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.16%) COM
1 1 (1.16%) CSS
1 1 (1.16%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.16%) HTML
1 1 (1.16%) OAuth
1 1 (1.16%) OpenID
1 1 (1.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Replication
2 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Windows
1 14 (16.28%) Windows Server
2 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.65%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.49%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) ITIL
2 33 (38.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (26.74%) ITSM
4 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
5 19 (22.09%) Contract Management
6 17 (19.77%) Data Protection
6 17 (19.77%) Project Management
7 16 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (15.12%) Capacity Management
10 12 (13.95%) Technology Roadmap
11 11 (12.79%) Critical Success Factor
11 11 (12.79%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (12.79%) Escalation Management
11 11 (12.79%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (12.79%) Presales
11 11 (12.79%) Statistics
11 11 (12.79%) Systems Engineering
12 10 (11.63%) Change Control
12 10 (11.63%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.49%) Java
4 2 (2.33%) C
4 2 (2.33%) VBA
5 1 (1.16%) C#
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.12%) CCDP
2 13 (15.12%) CCSP
2 13 (15.12%) ISEB
2 13 (15.12%) JNCIA
2 13 (15.12%) JNCIE
2 13 (15.12%) JNCIP
3 10 (11.63%) CCIE
4 8 (9.30%) MCSE
4 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.14%) MCP
5 7 (8.14%) MCSA
6 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.49%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (3.49%) Degree
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.33%) PMP
8 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.91%) GDPR
2 19 (22.09%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) NCSC
4 1 (1.16%) NIST
4 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) Firmware
3 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (8.14%) vSphere
4 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.49%) NLBS
6 3 (3.49%) Xen
7 2 (2.33%) PowerHA
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.16%) NFS
8 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Cacti
1 10 (11.63%) Observium
2 9 (10.47%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.49%) WSUS
4 1 (1.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Cisco
2 18 (20.93%) SolarWinds
3 13 (15.12%) Veeam
4 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.79%) VMware
5 7 (8.14%) Cadence
5 7 (8.14%) Citrix
5 7 (8.14%) ServiceNow
6 6 (6.98%) BT
6 6 (6.98%) Virgin Media
7 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.65%) F5
8 3 (3.49%) McAfee
8 3 (3.49%) NetApp
8 3 (3.49%) Sage
8 3 (3.49%) Sophos
8 3 (3.49%) Symantec
8 3 (3.49%) Trend Micro
8 3 (3.49%) Zerto
9 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com