The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 175 150
Rank change year-on-year +17 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 49 72 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.17% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.32% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 54
Median salary £42,500 £39,220 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.36% -17.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £28,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4292 5449 4295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.00% 88.26% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 4384 3593
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Project Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the West Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in the West Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the West Midlands

Project Planning
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 Project Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +8 27 £40,000 - 4
West Bromwich - 6 £55,000 -
Coventry +15 4 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Staffordshire +14 4 £90,001 +100.00%
Warwickshire +24 2 £39,250 +12.14%
Shropshire -4 2 £40,000 +39.13% 1
Solihull -16 2 £51,500 +83.92%
Walsall - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,000 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 38 (38.00%) Project Management
2 28 (28.00%) Cisco
3 27 (27.00%) ITIL
4 26 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 24 (24.00%) Telecoms
7 23 (23.00%) MS Excel
8 22 (22.00%) Data Centre
9 21 (21.00%) Change Control
10 19 (19.00%) Windows
10 19 (19.00%) Finance
10 19 (19.00%) Firewall
11 18 (18.00%) Manufacturing
12 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
12 17 (17.00%) CCNA
12 17 (17.00%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (17.00%) Logistics
13 16 (16.00%) Active Directory
13 16 (16.00%) WAN
13 16 (16.00%) LAN
13 16 (16.00%) VMware
14 15 (15.00%) VoIP
14 15 (15.00%) Windows Server
15 14 (14.00%) Mitel
15 14 (14.00%) Avaya
15 14 (14.00%) SAP
16 13 (13.00%) Unix
17 12 (12.00%) Linux
17 12 (12.00%) MS Exchange
17 12 (12.00%) CCNP

Project Planning
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 12 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.00%) JBoss
3 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (23.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.00%) MS Project
3 2 (2.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Workfront
2 4 (4.00%) SAP R/3
3 3 (3.00%) SAP QM
4 2 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.00%) Yammer
4 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) Firewall
2 16 (16.00%) LAN
2 16 (16.00%) WAN
3 15 (15.00%) VoIP
4 10 (10.00%) DHCP
4 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (6.00%) PABX
7 5 (5.00%) Network Security
8 3 (3.00%) Internet
9 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.00%) DSL
9 2 (2.00%) MPLS
9 2 (2.00%) VLAN
9 2 (2.00%) VPLS
10 1 (1.00%) DMZ
10 1 (1.00%) VPN
10 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.00%) LSMW
2 2 (2.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.00%) JUnit
2 2 (2.00%) MSTest
2 2 (2.00%) NUnit
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) Selenium
3 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (19.00%) Finance
3 18 (18.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.00%) Retail
5 8 (8.00%) Billing
6 3 (3.00%) Automotive
6 3 (3.00%) Marketing
7 2 (2.00%) Publishing
8 1 (1.00%) Advertising
8 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Project Manager
2 14 (14.00%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Consultant
4 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Senior Manager
5 7 (7.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Project Officer
6 6 (6.00%) Project Support Officer
6 6 (6.00%) Scrum Master
6 6 (6.00%) Support Officer
7 5 (5.00%) Logistics Consultant
7 5 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Developer
8 4 (4.00%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) EDI
2 5 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.00%) ATL
3 2 (2.00%) Java EE
3 2 (2.00%) MFC
3 2 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.00%) JSON
4 1 (1.00%) Laravel
4 1 (1.00%) OLE
4 1 (1.00%) REST
4 1 (1.00%) SOAP
4 1 (1.00%) Symfony
4 1 (1.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (22.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.00%) LIMS
4 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Handset
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) EPoS
6 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Windows
2 15 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (13.00%) Unix
4 12 (12.00%) Linux
5 7 (7.00%) SUSE
6 2 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.00%) Project Management
2 27 (27.00%) ITIL
3 25 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 21 (21.00%) Change Control
5 17 (17.00%) Logistics
6 12 (12.00%) Change Management
7 11 (11.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (11.00%) Migration
7 11 (11.00%) Problem Management
8 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (9.00%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.00%) Demand Management
10 8 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (8.00%) Scrum
10 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.00%) Java
2 8 (8.00%) ABAP
3 5 (5.00%) Scala
4 4 (4.00%) SQL
5 3 (3.00%) C#
5 3 (3.00%) C++
6 2 (2.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.00%) VC++
7 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) CCNA
1 17 (17.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.00%) CCNP
3 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.00%) APMP
4 5 (5.00%) Degree
4 5 (5.00%) MCSA
4 5 (5.00%) MCSE
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.00%) CCDA
6 2 (2.00%) CCDP
7 1 (1.00%) ISEB
7 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.00%) MCTS
7 1 (1.00%) NCDA
7 1 (1.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) PMO
2 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) SCOM
2 3 (3.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.00%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (28.00%) Cisco
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.00%) VMware
4 14 (14.00%) Avaya
4 14 (14.00%) Mitel
4 14 (14.00%) SAP
5 7 (7.00%) LANDesk
5 7 (7.00%) Remedy
5 7 (7.00%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.00%) NetApp
7 3 (3.00%) Nortel
8 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.00%) Juniper
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle
9 1 (1.00%) Cadence
9 1 (1.00%) Epicor
9 1 (1.00%) HP
9 1 (1.00%) Intel
9 1 (1.00%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.00%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago