The table below looks at the statistics for the Incident Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Manager
Rank 779 772 807
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 156 165 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 111 110 87
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,400 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Incident Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Incident Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Incident Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Incident Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK.

Incident Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Incident Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Incident Manager over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Incident Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Incident Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 131 £55,000 - 10
London +20 54 £55,000 -2.22% 3
South East +20 42 £59,500 +22.05% 3
Berkshire -4 34 £59,500 +19.00% 1
Reading -3 11 £59,375 -1.04%
South West -10 11 £47,500 +55.73% 1
Essex +2 10 £60,000 +5.26%
East of England -3 10 £60,000 +5.26%
Yorkshire -5 8 £35,000 -58.82% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 - - 1
Cheltenham - 8 - - 1
Colchester - 7 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 7 £57,750 -
Hampshire - 7 £49,500 - 1
Leeds -9 6 £36,750 -56.76% 1
West Yorkshire -17 6 £36,750 -56.76% 1
Maidenhead -5 5 £60,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +11 4 £36,250 -53.22%
Edinburgh +6 4 £46,250 - 1
Nottingham +6 4 £36,250 -53.22%
East Midlands +5 4 £36,250 -23.68%
Scotland -1 4 £46,250 -8.86% 2
Basingstoke - 4 - - 1
Bristol -8 3 £47,500 -
Southampton - 3 £49,500 -
North West +20 2 £35,500 -32.38%
East Yorkshire - 2 £33,250 -
Hull - 2 £33,250 -
Cheshire +21 1 £31,000 -43.63%
Manchester +17 1 £40,000 +5.26%

Incident Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Incident Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Incident Manager in their job title.

1 183 (63.99%) ITIL
2 158 (55.24%) Incident Management
3 127 (44.41%) Problem Management
4 101 (35.31%) Service Management
5 66 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 57 (19.93%) SLA
7 52 (18.18%) Finance
8 46 (16.08%) Remedy
9 40 (13.99%) Information Security
10 38 (13.29%) Degree
10 38 (13.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 36 (12.59%) ITSM
12 35 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (11.54%) CISSP
14 32 (11.19%) GIAC
14 32 (11.19%) CEH
15 31 (10.84%) Cyberthreat
15 31 (10.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 29 (10.14%) ITIL V3
16 29 (10.14%) GCIH
17 28 (9.79%) Windows
17 28 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
18 27 (9.44%) Change Management
19 26 (9.09%) Telecoms
19 26 (9.09%) Management Information System
19 26 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
20 25 (8.74%) Threat Analysis
21 21 (7.34%) Legal
21 21 (7.34%) Unix
22 20 (6.99%) Cyber Attack

Incident Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Incident Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Incident Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (3.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.85%) MS Office
2 8 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.45%) assyst
3 6 (2.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 6 (2.10%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.70%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) SAN
2 7 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.10%) VoIP
3 6 (2.10%) VPN
4 5 (1.75%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.75%) Firewall
4 5 (1.75%) MPLS
4 5 (1.75%) SDH
5 4 (1.40%) LAN
5 4 (1.40%) TETRA
6 3 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.05%) WLAN
7 1 (0.35%) 2G
7 1 (0.35%) 3G
7 1 (0.35%) Internet
7 1 (0.35%) LTE
7 1 (0.35%) PBX
7 1 (0.35%) SMS
7 1 (0.35%) SONET
7 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.20%) RDBMS
1 12 (4.20%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Hudson
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 52 (18.18%) Finance
2 26 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.34%) Legal
4 17 (5.94%) Front Office
5 13 (4.55%) Banking
6 11 (3.85%) Retail
7 10 (3.50%) Law
8 7 (2.45%) Online Betting
9 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.05%) Back Office
10 3 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.70%) Billing
11 2 (0.70%) German Language
11 2 (0.70%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.70%) Publishing
11 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Marketing
12 1 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.40%) Middleware
2 2 (0.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.84%) Cyberthreat
1 31 (10.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 26 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.99%) Cyber Attack
4 19 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.90%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (3.50%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.45%) IPTV
8 7 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.45%) Over-the-Top Content
9 4 (1.40%) PMI
10 3 (1.05%) Equities
10 3 (1.05%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) CMDB
11 2 (0.70%) FMCG
11 2 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.35%) AS400
12 1 (0.35%) Replication
12 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.79%) Windows
2 21 (7.34%) Unix
3 12 (4.20%) Linux
4 10 (3.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.10%) HPUX
5 6 (2.10%) Solaris
5 6 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.70%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (63.99%) ITIL
2 158 (55.24%) Incident Management
3 127 (44.41%) Problem Management
4 101 (35.31%) Service Management
5 66 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 40 (13.99%) Information Security
7 38 (13.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 36 (12.59%) ITSM
9 29 (10.14%) ITIL V3
10 28 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
11 27 (9.44%) Change Management
12 26 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
13 25 (8.74%) Threat Analysis
14 20 (6.99%) Computer Security
15 19 (6.64%) Project Management
16 18 (6.29%) Data Privacy
17 16 (5.59%) Process Improvement
18 14 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (4.90%) Ticket Management
19 13 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.45%) SQL
2 6 (2.10%) Java
2 6 (2.10%) Perl
2 6 (2.10%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.75%) C++
3 5 (1.75%) Python
4 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.05%) C
4 3 (1.05%) PHP
4 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.05%) VBA
5 2 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (13.29%) Degree
2 35 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (11.54%) CISSP
4 32 (11.19%) CEH
4 32 (11.19%) GIAC
5 29 (10.14%) GCIH
6 16 (5.59%) CISM
7 12 (4.20%) GCIA
7 12 (4.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (2.80%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.80%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.10%) CCNP
9 6 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.75%) CCNA
10 5 (1.75%) JNCIA
10 5 (1.75%) JNCIP
11 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.70%) HNC
12 2 (0.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (19.93%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.05%) QA
4 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.15%) XenApp
3 6 (2.10%) NFS
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) WMI
Vendors
1 46 (16.08%) Remedy
2 14 (4.90%) Huawei
3 13 (4.55%) Citrix
3 13 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.85%) Oracle
4 11 (3.85%) SAP
5 10 (3.50%) BMC
6 9 (3.15%) NetApp
7 8 (2.80%) Google
8 7 (2.45%) Cisco
9 3 (1.05%) Computacenter
9 3 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.05%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.05%) Sybase
10 2 (0.70%) VMware
11 1 (0.35%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.35%) EMC
11 1 (0.35%) HP
11 1 (0.35%) IBM
11 1 (0.35%) Mercator
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 12 days ago
UK Wide
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Victoria, London
Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Salary: £30,595
Posted: 13 days ago
United Kingdom
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago