Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 122 129
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 26 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.96% 1.25% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.28% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 45
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +18.42% +29.25%
10th Percentile £49,150 £40,125 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,625 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +17.65%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2626 2493 2828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.44% 97.12% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2030 2376
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cambridge region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Apple
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 8 (30.77%) VLAN
3 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 8 (30.77%) NETGEAR
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Office 365
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) Service Management
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) ITSM
6 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (19.23%) IT Strategy
7 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
7 4 (15.38%) Security Management
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 4 (15.38%) SAP
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) IT Strategy
4 5 (19.23%) ITSM
4 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) E-Procurement
7 2 (7.69%) Network Management
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Apple
1 8 (30.77%) NETGEAR
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Veeam
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Posted: 4 days ago
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