Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

IT Manager
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 119 127
Rank change year-on-year -36 +8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 28 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.89% 1.20% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.24% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 49
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,350 £33,060
90th Percentile £54,125 £54,875 £76,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year - +13.51% -2.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,049 2,185 2,797
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.37% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,269 1,846 2,355
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Cambridge

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Cambridge

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Cambridge region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) PRINCE2
3 12 (42.86%) B2B
3 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 12 (42.86%) SDLC
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) SaaS
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (17.86%) SAP
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 4 (14.29%) Network Management
7 4 (14.29%) Mac OS
7 4 (14.29%) Proofpoint
7 4 (14.29%) APMP
7 4 (14.29%) G Suite
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.29%) GitHub
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
7 4 (14.29%) Slack
7 4 (14.29%) Behavioural Change
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) G Suite
2 4 (14.29%) GitHub
2 4 (14.29%) Slack
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) PRINCE2
3 12 (42.86%) B2B
3 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 12 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.29%) Behavioural Change
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Network Management
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.57%) Business Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Business Development
8 1 (3.57%) CAD
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) APMP
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GAMP
1 1 (3.57%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 4 (14.29%) Proofpoint
3 1 (3.57%) Cadence
3 1 (3.57%) Graphisoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle