Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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

IT Manager
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 136 160
Rank change year-on-year -46 +24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 243 298 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.69% 2.36% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.46% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 218 283 318
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £61,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -2.64% +2.71%
10th Percentile £42,125 £40,033 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,625 £82,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 13,835 12,122 16,488
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 95.96% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12,264 10,984 14,859
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Central London

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Central London

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Central London over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Central London

IT Manager
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
City of London -45 172 £65,000 +8.33% 10
West End of London -19 12 £57,500 +9.52% 2
City of Westminster +8 7 £60,000 +41.06%
Southwark -14 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Camden - 2 £38,500 -
IT Manager
London

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Central London region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 117 (48.15%) Finance
2 57 (23.46%) Project Management
3 52 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (18.11%) ITIL
5 43 (17.70%) Windows
6 38 (15.64%) PRINCE2
7 36 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (13.99%) Service Delivery
9 30 (12.35%) PMO
10 29 (11.93%) Active Directory
10 29 (11.93%) Information Security
11 28 (11.52%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (10.29%) CISSP
13 24 (9.88%) CISM
13 24 (9.88%) Banking
14 22 (9.05%) CRM
14 22 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (8.23%) Business Continuity
15 20 (8.23%) Service Management
15 20 (8.23%) Risk Management
15 20 (8.23%) SLA
16 19 (7.82%) Microsoft
16 19 (7.82%) Linux
17 18 (7.41%) SQL
17 18 (7.41%) Supplier Management
17 18 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 18 (7.41%) Windows Server
18 17 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 17 (7.00%) CISA
18 17 (7.00%) Change Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 4 (1.65%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.65%) WordPress
2 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
3 1 (0.41%) IIS
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.17%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (5.35%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) IntelliMatch
1 6 (2.47%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.82%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.41%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.94%) Office 365
3 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) G Suite
5 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.00%) Firewall
2 9 (3.70%) SAN
3 8 (3.29%) Intranet
3 8 (3.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.47%) DNS
5 5 (2.06%) WAN
6 4 (1.65%) VPN
6 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.23%) Network Security
8 2 (0.82%) LAN
8 2 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.82%) SMS
8 2 (0.82%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.41%) DHCP
9 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.41%) PBX
9 1 (0.41%) VoIP
9 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.06%) Big Data
3 4 (1.65%) Power BI
4 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
6 1 (0.41%) QlikView
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 117 (48.15%) Finance
2 24 (9.88%) Banking
3 16 (6.58%) Legal
4 15 (6.17%) Law
5 9 (3.70%) Back Office
5 9 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.29%) Advertising
6 8 (3.29%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.29%) Retail
7 6 (2.47%) International Banking
7 6 (2.47%) Marketing
8 5 (2.06%) Billing
8 5 (2.06%) French Language
9 3 (1.23%) Publishing
9 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.82%) Front Office
10 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) .NET
2 3 (1.23%) Web Services
3 2 (0.82%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (0.82%) REST
3 2 (0.82%) SOAP
3 2 (0.82%) WCF
4 1 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.53%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.70%) Fintech
5 7 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.88%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.88%) PMI
6 6 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.47%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.65%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.65%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.23%) Clustering
9 3 (1.23%) CMDB
9 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.82%) Derivative
10 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.70%) Windows
2 19 (7.82%) Linux
3 18 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.82%) CentOS
8 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.46%) Project Management
2 52 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (18.11%) ITIL
4 38 (15.64%) PRINCE2
5 36 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (13.99%) Service Delivery
7 29 (11.93%) Information Security
8 28 (11.52%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (9.05%) CRM
10 20 (8.23%) Business Continuity
10 20 (8.23%) Risk Management
10 20 (8.23%) Service Management
11 18 (7.41%) Supplier Management
12 17 (7.00%) Change Management
13 15 (6.17%) Incident Management
13 15 (6.17%) Mentoring
13 15 (6.17%) Migration
13 15 (6.17%) People Management
13 15 (6.17%) Process Improvement
14 14 (5.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.41%) SQL
2 4 (1.65%) C
2 4 (1.65%) Java
3 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.82%) C#
4 2 (0.82%) Python
5 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.41%) VB
5 1 (0.41%) VBA
5 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (10.29%) CISSP
2 24 (9.88%) CISM
3 18 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (7.00%) CISA
5 11 (4.53%) CRISC
6 9 (3.70%) Degree
7 8 (3.29%) PMI Certification
8 7 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.47%) DBS Check
9 6 (2.47%) MCSE
9 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.06%) CCNA
10 5 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.06%) MCSA
11 3 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.82%) ISEB
12 2 (0.82%) MCP
12 2 (0.82%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.35%) PMO
2 20 (8.23%) SLA
3 17 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (5.76%) GDPR
5 7 (2.88%) COBIT
5 7 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (2.88%) QA
6 5 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.65%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (1.23%) FINREP
8 3 (1.23%) ISO 22301
8 3 (1.23%) MiFID
9 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.82%) NEBOSH
9 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.65%) vSphere
4 3 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.23%) XenApp
4 3 (1.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.41%) KVM
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (1.23%) SCCM
3 2 (0.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) Cryoserver
Vendors
1 19 (7.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.76%) VMware
3 8 (3.29%) Cisco
4 6 (2.47%) Blue Prism
4 6 (2.47%) Concur
4 6 (2.47%) IBM
4 6 (2.47%) Temenos
5 5 (2.06%) Citrix
6 4 (1.65%) Capita
6 4 (1.65%) Google
7 3 (1.23%) Apple
7 3 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.23%) Snow
8 2 (0.82%) Avaya
8 2 (0.82%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.82%) EMC
8 2 (0.82%) Huawei
8 2 (0.82%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.82%) Workday
9 1 (0.41%) SonicWALL