Period
to 23 February 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

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
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 181 158
Rank change year-on-year -23 -23 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 185 260 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.42% 1.73% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.81% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 165 234 240
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £46,550 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £83,000 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 12,473 14,361 12,295
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 95.56% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11,142 12,593 11,181
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019. 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 -6 151 £60,000 -7.69% 23
West End of London -2 3 £57,500 -
City of Westminster -12 2 - -
IT Manager
London

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 75 (40.54%) Finance
2 60 (32.43%) Project Management
3 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
3 44 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (20.54%) Office 365
5 37 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 37 (20.00%) Windows
6 36 (19.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (16.76%) ITIL
8 26 (14.05%) Degree
9 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Office
10 22 (11.89%) Legal
10 22 (11.89%) Change Management
11 21 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (11.35%) SharePoint
12 20 (10.81%) Law
13 19 (10.27%) VMware
13 19 (10.27%) Cisco
14 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
15 17 (9.19%) Service Delivery
15 17 (9.19%) Retail
16 16 (8.65%) Skype for Business
16 16 (8.65%) Skype
16 16 (8.65%) Windows Server
17 15 (8.11%) Windows 10
17 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (8.11%) SQL
18 14 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (7.57%) Banking
19 13 (7.03%) Programme 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 21 (11.35%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.65%) Skype for Business
3 10 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.32%) IIS
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.54%) Confluence
7 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.62%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.54%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.54%) Office 365
2 11 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.62%) SaaS
5 2 (1.08%) GitHub
5 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.08%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.08%) Yammer
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.65%) Skype
2 11 (5.95%) Firewall
3 10 (5.41%) DHCP
3 10 (5.41%) DNS
3 10 (5.41%) LAN
3 10 (5.41%) VoIP
3 10 (5.41%) WAN
4 7 (3.78%) SAN
4 7 (3.78%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.24%) VPN
6 4 (2.16%) MPLS
6 4 (2.16%) Network Security
6 4 (2.16%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.62%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.62%) H.323
7 3 (1.62%) Internet
7 3 (1.62%) ISDN
7 3 (1.62%) VLAN
8 2 (1.08%) BGP
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.08%) Power BI
4 1 (0.54%) Big Data
4 1 (0.54%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 75 (40.54%) Finance
2 22 (11.89%) Legal
3 20 (10.81%) Law
4 17 (9.19%) Retail
5 14 (7.57%) Banking
6 10 (5.41%) Advertising
7 7 (3.78%) French Language
8 4 (2.16%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.08%) Back Office
9 2 (1.08%) Front Office
10 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.62%) Web Services
2 2 (1.08%) .NET
2 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.54%) CSS
3 1 (0.54%) HTML
3 1 (0.54%) HTML5
3 1 (0.54%) LDAP
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (3.24%) Virtual Team
3 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.70%) Fintech
3 5 (2.70%) PMI
4 3 (1.62%) CMDB
4 3 (1.62%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.62%) EPoS
4 3 (1.62%) Market Risk
4 3 (1.62%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (1.08%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.08%) Replication
5 2 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.00%) Windows
2 16 (8.65%) Windows Server
3 15 (8.11%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.24%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.70%) Linux
7 3 (1.62%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) Android
9 1 (0.54%) Unix
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.43%) Project Management
2 44 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 36 (19.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (16.76%) ITIL
6 22 (11.89%) Change Management
7 21 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (9.19%) Service Delivery
9 14 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.03%) Business Analysis
10 13 (7.03%) Programme Management
10 13 (7.03%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.49%) Resource Management
12 10 (5.41%) IT Strategy
13 9 (4.86%) Computer Science
13 9 (4.86%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.86%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.78%) CRM
14 7 (3.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.11%) SQL
2 8 (4.32%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.24%) C
4 2 (1.08%) C#
4 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.54%) Java
5 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Degree
2 10 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.32%) PMP
4 7 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.24%) CISM
5 6 (3.24%) CISSP
6 5 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.62%) CCNA
7 3 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.62%) CRISC
7 3 (1.62%) MCSA
7 3 (1.62%) MCSE
7 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.08%) APMP
8 2 (1.08%) CCA
8 2 (1.08%) CCNP
8 2 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.49%) SLA
2 10 (5.41%) PMO
3 6 (3.24%) GDPR
3 6 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.70%) QA
5 3 (1.62%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.08%) FINREP
6 2 (1.08%) MiFID
6 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.54%) COBIT
7 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.16%) XenApp
5 2 (1.08%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) SCCM
2 3 (1.62%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.62%) vCenter Server
2 3 (1.62%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.08%) Puppet
3 2 (1.08%) Terraform
4 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.27%) Cisco
2 19 (10.27%) VMware
3 7 (3.78%) Oracle
4 6 (3.24%) Citrix
4 6 (3.24%) iManage
5 5 (2.70%) Avaya
6 3 (1.62%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.62%) Blue Coat
6 3 (1.62%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.62%) Google
6 3 (1.62%) IronPort
6 3 (1.62%) Riverbed
6 3 (1.62%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.62%) SonicWALL
6 3 (1.62%) Veeam
7 2 (1.08%) Apple
7 2 (1.08%) LogicMonitor
7 2 (1.08%) Sun
8 1 (0.54%) HP