The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Manager
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 165 157
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 39 82 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 1.31% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.36% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 65
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -14.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,040
% change year-on-year - -1.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4769 6008 5163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 97.21% 96.25% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4019 4796 4379
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
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 Senior Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 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 -17 20 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Warwickshire +24 8 £68,750 +14.58% 2
Coventry +5 4 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Walsall +12 1 - -
Staffordshire +7 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Shropshire +6 1 - - 1
Solihull -18 1 £52,500 -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Senior Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 40 (36.70%) Project Management
2 38 (34.86%) Finance
3 29 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (25.69%) PRINCE2
5 23 (21.10%) Analytics
6 19 (17.43%) People Management
7 17 (15.60%) ITIL
8 16 (14.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 16 (14.68%) Change Control
9 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.93%) Military
10 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
10 13 (11.93%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (11.01%) Degree
12 11 (10.09%) Information Security
12 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
13 10 (9.17%) Retail
13 10 (9.17%) Virtual Team
14 9 (8.26%) Data Centre
14 9 (8.26%) Line Management
14 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (8.26%) Office 365
15 8 (7.34%) Translating Business Requirements
15 8 (7.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (7.34%) Data Governance
15 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
15 8 (7.34%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (6.42%) CISSP
16 7 (6.42%) Digital TV
16 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence

Senior Manager Skill Set
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 4 (3.67%) SAS
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.83%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.92%) BPCS
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Office 365
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) Trello
4 1 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) LAN
1 3 (2.75%) MPLS
1 3 (2.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.83%) Big Data
2 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.83%) QlikView
2 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Axure RP
1 2 (1.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.83%) Selenium
1 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
1 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (34.86%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Military
3 10 (9.17%) Retail
4 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
5 7 (6.42%) Marketing
6 2 (1.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Law
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) .NET
1 3 (2.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Virtual Team
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.42%) Digital TV
4 6 (5.50%) NHS
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.83%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.83%) EPoS
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Windows
1 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.92%) Android
2 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) Project Management
2 29 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (25.69%) PRINCE2
4 23 (21.10%) Analytics
5 19 (17.43%) People Management
6 17 (15.60%) ITIL
7 16 (14.68%) Change Control
8 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (11.93%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
10 11 (10.09%) Information Security
11 9 (8.26%) Line Management
12 8 (7.34%) Data Governance
12 8 (7.34%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.42%) Data Privacy
13 7 (6.42%) Project Planning
13 7 (6.42%) Time Management
14 6 (5.50%) Data Management
14 6 (5.50%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.59%) SQL
2 2 (1.83%) Python
2 2 (1.83%) R
2 2 (1.83%) VBA
3 1 (0.92%) C
3 1 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (11.01%) Degree
3 8 (7.34%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (6.42%) CISSP
5 5 (4.59%) APMP
5 5 (4.59%) CLAS
6 3 (2.75%) ISEB
7 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.92%) CISM
8 1 (0.92%) CISMP
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.75%) PMO
4 2 (1.83%) COBIT
4 2 (1.83%) GDPR
4 2 (1.83%) QA
5 1 (0.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Sage
4 2 (1.83%) Cognos
4 2 (1.83%) Tableau
5 1 (0.92%) Epicor
5 1 (0.92%) hybris
5 1 (0.92%) IBM
5 1 (0.92%) IFS
5 1 (0.92%) Infor
5 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.92%) SAP
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