Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

IT Manager
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 48 54
Rank change year-on-year -26 +6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 24 46 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.25% 4.19% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 4.33% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 59
Bedfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,750 £82,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1,044 1,063 1,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 96.90% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 828 886 1,337
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured IT Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Luton +8 18 £82,500 +26.92%
Dunstable +8 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Bedford -7 1 £45,000 +38.46% 2
IT Manager
East of England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Line Management
3 6 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Retail
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) Qualys
5 3 (12.50%) LogLogic
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
5 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (12.50%) PMO
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) SaaS
6 2 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.33%) Demand Management
6 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 2G
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) IPsec
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) LTE
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TETRA
1 1 (4.17%) VLAN
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) EPoS
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Line Management
3 6 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 5 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) APMP
1 1 (4.17%) MCSA
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PMO
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Dell
1 3 (12.50%) LogLogic
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) Qualys
1 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Cadence
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) VMware