Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Strategic Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Planning over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Planning
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 300 318
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 21 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.37% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 12
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +30.84% -23.57%
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £66,625 £95,000 £90,950
England median annual salary £59,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.60% +4.17% -5.88%

Strategic Planning 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 8975 10081 9567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.89% 89.13% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7261 7878 7887
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Strategic Planning in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Strategic Planning in the West Midlands

Strategic 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 Strategic Planning within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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 +14 11 £42,500 -39.29% 1
Coventry +11 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Warwickshire -15 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Strategic Planning
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Strategic 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 Strategic Planning.

1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Marketing
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) Product Management
3 6 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (28.57%) SaaS
3 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) MCSA
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (28.57%) NetApp
3 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 6 (28.57%) Pricing Strategy
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (23.81%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (23.81%) VBScript
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Strategic 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) SaaS
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) NaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Product Manager
1 6 (28.57%) Software Manager
1 6 (28.57%) Software Product Manager
1 6 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Product Owner
3 3 (14.29%) Communications Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Communications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) NetBackup Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Training Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Pricing Strategy
2 6 (28.57%) Product Management
2 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) VBScript
3 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSA
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (23.81%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) NetApp
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Xamarin