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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Manager
Rank 811 788 871
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +83
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 145 192 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90 119 71
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
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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 -47 128 £55,000 +22.22% 8
South East +29 39 £60,000 +50.00% 2
London +14 38 £67,500 +14.89% 1
Berkshire +8 30 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Birmingham -21 19 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -34 19 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West +27 14 £36,000 -31.42% 2
Reading +21 10 £32,250 -35.50% 1
Maidenhead +11 10 £60,000 +50.00%
Manchester +15 8 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Hampshire +24 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +1 7 £50,000 -41.17%
West Yorkshire +1 7 £50,000 -41.17%
Cheshire +34 6 £27,500 -
South West -22 6 £43,500 +42.62% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
Cheltenham - 5 - - 1
Basingstoke - 5 - -
Wales - 4 £21,000 -
Leeds -7 3 £42,000 -50.58%
East of England -9 3 £29,000 -27.50%
South Wales - 3 £21,000 -
Bridgend - 3 £21,000 -
Bradford - 3 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £54,500 -
City of London +45 2 £78,750 +36.95%
Nottingham +11 2 - -
Edinburgh +10 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 2 - -
East Midlands -5 2 - -

Incident Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 206 (67.10%) ITIL
2 178 (57.98%) Incident Management
3 107 (34.85%) Problem Management
4 92 (29.97%) Service Management
5 78 (25.41%) Remedy
6 73 (23.78%) Service Delivery
7 65 (21.17%) SLA
8 47 (15.31%) Finance
9 42 (13.68%) Windows
10 41 (13.36%) ITIL V3
11 39 (12.70%) Telecoms
11 39 (12.70%) Information Security
11 39 (12.70%) Cyberthreat
12 38 (12.38%) CISSP
12 38 (12.38%) ITIL Certification
13 35 (11.40%) Degree
14 30 (9.77%) GCIH
15 29 (9.45%) GIAC
15 29 (9.45%) CEH
15 29 (9.45%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (9.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 27 (8.79%) Ethical Hacking
17 26 (8.47%) Computer Security
17 26 (8.47%) ITSM
17 26 (8.47%) Cyber Attack
18 23 (7.49%) Remedy ITSM
19 22 (7.17%) Root Cause Analysis
20 21 (6.84%) assyst
21 20 (6.51%) Change Management
21 20 (6.51%) Active Directory

Incident Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (2.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.58%) MS Office
2 8 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (7.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (6.84%) assyst
3 6 (1.95%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 6 (1.95%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.61%) SAN
2 7 (2.28%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.28%) TETRA
2 7 (2.28%) VPN
3 5 (1.63%) Firewall
4 4 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.30%) MPLS
4 4 (1.30%) SDH
4 4 (1.30%) VoIP
5 3 (0.98%) LAN
6 2 (0.65%) Extranet
6 2 (0.65%) Internet
6 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.65%) WLAN
7 1 (0.33%) 2G
7 1 (0.33%) 3G
7 1 (0.33%) DHCP
7 1 (0.33%) DNS
7 1 (0.33%) Frame Relay
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.86%) RDBMS
1 18 (5.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (1.30%) GIS
4 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.33%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 47 (15.31%) Finance
2 39 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.19%) Legal
4 16 (5.21%) Front Office
4 16 (5.21%) Retail
5 11 (3.58%) Banking
6 10 (3.26%) Billing
7 9 (2.93%) Law
8 7 (2.28%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.65%) German Language
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.98%) CGI
2 2 (0.65%) Middleware
3 1 (0.33%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.70%) Cyberthreat
2 29 (9.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 26 (8.47%) Cyber Attack
4 18 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.86%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.56%) Management Information System
6 13 (4.23%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.28%) IPTV
7 7 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.28%) Over-the-Top Content
8 6 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.30%) Life Science
10 2 (0.65%) PMI
10 2 (0.65%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.33%) CMDB
11 1 (0.33%) Equities
11 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.68%) Windows
2 20 (6.51%) Unix
3 14 (4.56%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.61%) Linux
5 6 (1.95%) HPUX
5 6 (1.95%) Solaris
5 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (67.10%) ITIL
2 178 (57.98%) Incident Management
3 107 (34.85%) Problem Management
4 92 (29.97%) Service Management
5 73 (23.78%) Service Delivery
6 41 (13.36%) ITIL V3
7 39 (12.70%) Information Security
8 29 (9.45%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (8.79%) Ethical Hacking
10 26 (8.47%) Computer Security
10 26 (8.47%) ITSM
11 22 (7.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (6.51%) Change Management
13 19 (6.19%) Threat Analysis
14 17 (5.54%) Project Management
14 17 (5.54%) Trend Analysis
15 16 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (5.21%) Ticket Management
16 15 (4.89%) SIEM
17 14 (4.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.98%) Perl
1 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
2 2 (0.65%) C
2 2 (0.65%) C++
2 2 (0.65%) Java
2 2 (0.65%) PHP
2 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.65%) Python
2 2 (0.65%) SQL
3 1 (0.33%) C#
3 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (12.38%) CISSP
1 38 (12.38%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (11.40%) Degree
3 30 (9.77%) GCIH
4 29 (9.45%) CEH
4 29 (9.45%) GIAC
5 15 (4.89%) CISM
5 15 (4.89%) GCIA
6 8 (2.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.61%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.30%) CCNA
7 4 (1.30%) CCNP
7 4 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.30%) JNCIA
7 4 (1.30%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.33%) HNC
9 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (21.17%) SLA
2 13 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.93%) XenApp
3 6 (1.95%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) WMI
2 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (25.41%) Remedy
2 17 (5.54%) BMC
3 14 (4.56%) Oracle
4 13 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.91%) Huawei
6 10 (3.26%) Citrix
7 9 (2.93%) Google
7 9 (2.93%) NetApp
7 9 (2.93%) SAP
8 5 (1.63%) Cisco
8 5 (1.63%) VMware
9 3 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.65%) Computacenter
10 2 (0.65%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.65%) Motorola
10 2 (0.65%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.33%) HP
11 1 (0.33%) Mercator
11 1 (0.33%) Sybase
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