Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 14 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
London > Central London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 151 154
Rank change year-on-year -53 +3 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 208 297 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.47% 2.17% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.28% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 186 264 278
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -
10th Percentile £41,875 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £85,375
London median annual salary £60,578 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% - -

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 13,567 13,025 13,913
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 95.24% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12,119 11,619 12,627
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.76% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 14 November 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 14 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
City of London -41 154 £62,500 - 17
West End of London -16 10 £53,750 +2.38% 4
City of Westminster 0 4 £65,000 -7.14%
Camden +10 2 £42,750 +6.88%
Southwark +64 1 £45,000 -4.94%
IT Manager
London

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

For the 6 months to 14 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 Central London region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 88 (42.31%) Finance
2 56 (26.92%) Project Management
3 43 (20.67%) Windows
3 43 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (18.27%) ITIL
6 35 (16.83%) PRINCE2
7 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 27 (12.98%) Banking
9 26 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 26 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 23 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
11 23 (11.06%) Office 365
12 22 (10.58%) Windows Server
12 22 (10.58%) Risk Management
13 21 (10.10%) Information Security
14 19 (9.13%) VMware
15 18 (8.65%) Degree
16 17 (8.17%) Legal
16 17 (8.17%) Cisco
16 17 (8.17%) Cybersecurity
17 16 (7.69%) CISSP
17 16 (7.69%) CISM
18 14 (6.73%) CISA
18 14 (6.73%) Law
18 14 (6.73%) SQL
18 14 (6.73%) CRM
18 14 (6.73%) Mentoring
18 14 (6.73%) CRISC

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 13 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.88%) IIS
4 4 (1.92%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.44%) WordPress
6 2 (0.96%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.48%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 2 (0.96%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.06%) Office 365
2 13 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.44%) SaaS
5 2 (0.96%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.96%) Yammer
6 1 (0.48%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.29%) DNS
1 11 (5.29%) SAN
2 10 (4.81%) Firewall
3 8 (3.85%) VoIP
4 7 (3.37%) DHCP
4 7 (3.37%) LAN
4 7 (3.37%) WAN
5 6 (2.88%) Intranet
5 6 (2.88%) VPN
6 5 (2.40%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.92%) Skype
7 4 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.44%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.44%) H.323
8 3 (1.44%) Internet
8 3 (1.44%) ISDN
8 3 (1.44%) Network Security
9 2 (0.96%) BGP
9 2 (0.96%) MPLS
9 2 (0.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.40%) Big Data
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.48%) QlikView
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Hudson
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 88 (42.31%) Finance
2 27 (12.98%) Banking
3 17 (8.17%) Legal
4 14 (6.73%) Law
5 10 (4.81%) Advertising
6 9 (4.33%) Retail
7 8 (3.85%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.40%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.44%) Back Office
10 3 (1.44%) Marketing
11 2 (0.96%) Front Office
12 1 (0.48%) French Language
12 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.44%) Web Services
2 2 (0.96%) OLE
3 1 (0.48%) .NET
3 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.33%) CMDB
4 7 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.88%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.40%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.92%) Fintech
7 4 (1.92%) PMI
7 4 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.44%) Clustering
8 3 (1.44%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.44%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.96%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.96%) Derivative
9 2 (0.96%) EPoS
9 2 (0.96%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.67%) Windows
2 22 (10.58%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.29%) Windows 10
5 10 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.88%) Linux
6 6 (2.88%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.44%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.92%) Project Management
2 43 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (18.27%) ITIL
5 35 (16.83%) PRINCE2
6 26 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 22 (10.58%) Risk Management
8 21 (10.10%) Information Security
9 17 (8.17%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (6.73%) CRM
10 14 (6.73%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (6.25%) ITSM
11 13 (6.25%) Supplier Management
11 13 (6.25%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.77%) Configuration Management
13 11 (5.29%) Change Management
13 11 (5.29%) IT Strategy
14 10 (4.81%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.73%) SQL
2 7 (3.37%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.44%) C
4 2 (0.96%) Java
4 2 (0.96%) Python
4 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (8.65%) Degree
2 16 (7.69%) CISM
2 16 (7.69%) CISSP
3 14 (6.73%) CISA
3 14 (6.73%) CRISC
4 12 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (4.81%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.37%) PMP
6 7 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.40%) MCSE
7 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.92%) CCNA
8 4 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.92%) MCSA
9 2 (0.96%) CCA
9 2 (0.96%) CCNP
9 2 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.25%) GDPR
1 13 (6.25%) PMO
1 13 (6.25%) SLA
2 11 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.40%) COBIT
5 4 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.44%) FINREP
6 3 (1.44%) MiFID
6 3 (1.44%) QA
7 2 (0.96%) NEBOSH
8 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.37%) XenApp
4 5 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.40%) vSphere
5 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.44%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.96%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) SCCM
2 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.44%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (1.44%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.96%) Puppet
3 2 (0.96%) Terraform
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.13%) VMware
3 17 (8.17%) Cisco
4 11 (5.29%) Citrix
5 6 (2.88%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.40%) Google
7 4 (1.92%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.44%) Avaya
8 3 (1.44%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.44%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.44%) iManage
8 3 (1.44%) IronPort
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle
8 3 (1.44%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.44%) Snow
8 3 (1.44%) Veeam
8 3 (1.44%) Workday
9 2 (0.96%) Apple
9 2 (0.96%) LogicMonitor
9 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com