Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 120 116
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 59 58 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.41% 1.77% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.82% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 80
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.51% -2.63%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £67,500 £72,875
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4,056 3,194 3,932
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.41% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,046 2,659 3,335
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +1.12% +4.71%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Manager
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Cambridge -31 27 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Peterborough -7 22 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Huntingdon +1 3 £35,000 -26.32%
IT Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 30 (50.85%) PRINCE2
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.81%) Windows
4 16 (27.12%) Project Management
5 13 (22.03%) Degree
6 12 (20.34%) Scrum
6 12 (20.34%) VMware
6 12 (20.34%) B2B
6 12 (20.34%) Cisco
6 12 (20.34%) SDLC
7 10 (16.95%) Change Management
8 9 (15.25%) Finance
8 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (15.25%) SAP
9 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (13.56%) ITIL
9 8 (13.56%) WAN
9 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
9 8 (13.56%) LAN
9 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (13.56%) IBM
9 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
9 8 (13.56%) HP
9 8 (13.56%) Citrix
9 8 (13.56%) CISSP
9 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
10 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
11 6 (10.17%) GDPR

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 4 (6.78%) G Suite
2 4 (6.78%) GitHub
2 4 (6.78%) Slack
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) LAN
1 8 (13.56%) WAN
2 5 (8.47%) Internet
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) Network Security
3 4 (6.78%) VoIP
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (6.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Mac OS
3 4 (6.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) PRINCE2
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.12%) Project Management
4 12 (20.34%) B2B
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
4 12 (20.34%) SDLC
5 10 (16.95%) Change Management
6 8 (13.56%) ITIL
6 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.47%) People Management
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (8.47%) Security Management
8 5 (8.47%) Security Operations
8 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.78%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (6.78%) Network Management
9 4 (6.78%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (13.56%) CISSP
4 5 (8.47%) CCNP
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.78%) APMP
5 4 (6.78%) CCIE
5 4 (6.78%) CCSP
5 4 (6.78%) CSSLP
5 4 (6.78%) GCWN
5 4 (6.78%) ISSAP
5 4 (6.78%) ISSEP
5 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.78%) RHCA
5 4 (6.78%) RHCE
5 4 (6.78%) SSCP
5 4 (6.78%) VCDX
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) GDPR
2 4 (6.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) GAMP
3 1 (1.69%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Cisco
1 12 (20.34%) VMware
2 9 (15.25%) SAP
3 8 (13.56%) Citrix
3 8 (13.56%) HP
3 8 (13.56%) IBM
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) Proofpoint
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Cadence
5 1 (1.69%) Graphisoft
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle