Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 334 310
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 3 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.030% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 13
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% +9.09% +34.15%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,150 £42,500 £44,500
England median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.50% +11.11% -

Postgraduate is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2374 3000 2736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.44% 26.25% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 2196 2179
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,480
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in the West Midlands

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Postgraduate in the West Midlands

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Postgraduate in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Postgraduate in the West Midlands

Postgraduate
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 Postgraduate within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 2 £33,500 +11.67%
Warwickshire - 1 £47,500 -
Postgraduate
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365

Postgraduate
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 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) VMware