The median annual salary for a IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 24 68 63
Rank change year-on-year +44 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 51 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 8.04% 2.15% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.37% 2.28% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 13 25
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 609 745 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.06% 94.18% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 467 617 806
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured IT Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Bedfordshire

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Bedfordshire

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Bedfordshire

IT Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bedford +22 11 £30,000 -58.62%
Luton +8 10 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Biggleswade - 1 £25,000 -
IT Manager
East of England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT 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 Bedfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 31 (34.44%) Retail
2 23 (25.56%) ITIL
3 21 (23.33%) CRM
3 21 (23.33%) Project Management
3 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.11%) Waterfall
5 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (15.56%) Windows
7 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
8 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (12.22%) Degree
9 11 (12.22%) Computer Science
9 11 (12.22%) Release Management
10 10 (11.11%) Service Management
10 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 10 (11.11%) Line Management
11 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (8.89%) Service Design
12 8 (8.89%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.89%) MCITP
12 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (7.78%) SCCM
13 7 (7.78%) SCOM
13 7 (7.78%) Performance Management
13 7 (7.78%) SolarWinds
13 7 (7.78%) Marketing

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) LAN
3 2 (2.22%) SAN
3 2 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (34.44%) Retail
2 7 (7.78%) Marketing
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) FMCG
4 2 (2.22%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.44%) Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) ITIL
2 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) CRM
2 21 (23.33%) Project Management
3 19 (21.11%) Waterfall
4 13 (14.44%) PRINCE2
5 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 11 (12.22%) Release Management
6 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.11%) Line Management
7 10 (11.11%) Service Management
8 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.89%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (8.89%) Service Design
10 7 (7.78%) Demand Management
10 7 (7.78%) ITSM
10 7 (7.78%) Performance Management
10 7 (7.78%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.89%) MCITP
4 2 (2.22%) CCNA
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.22%) MCSA
4 2 (2.22%) VCP6
4 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) SCCM
1 7 (7.78%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) SolarWinds
2 7 (7.78%) VMware
3 2 (2.22%) 3Com
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco
3 2 (2.22%) EMC
3 2 (2.22%) HP
3 2 (2.22%) Veeam
4 1 (1.11%) arcserve
4 1 (1.11%) CA
4 1 (1.11%) Citrix
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago