Period
to 31 May 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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

IT Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 164 207
Rank change year-on-year +8 +43 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 104 186 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.53% 1.84% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.93% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 97 162 145
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.81% +3.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,000 £93,750 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £61,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.40% +4.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,411 9,652 10,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.45% 95.37% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5,580 8,593 9,042
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +6.56% +1.67%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,550 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in the City of London

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Manager in the City of London

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in the City of London

IT Manager
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
London Bridge - 1 £55,000 -
IT Manager
Central London

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 City of London region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 28 (26.92%) Project Management
3 26 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.27%) PRINCE2
5 18 (17.31%) Marketing
5 18 (17.31%) Decision-Making
6 17 (16.35%) Project Delivery
7 15 (14.42%) Business Development
7 15 (14.42%) Banking
8 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 14 (13.46%) Marketing Strategy
8 14 (13.46%) B2B
8 14 (13.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (13.46%) B2B Sales
9 13 (12.50%) ITIL
9 13 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 13 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.54%) Risk Management
10 12 (11.54%) Windows
10 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 11 (10.58%) Management Information System
12 10 (9.62%) Migration
12 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (7.69%) Reinsurance
14 8 (7.69%) Office 365
14 8 (7.69%) Data Migration
14 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
14 8 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (6.73%) Information Security

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.96%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.96%) Maya
2 1 (0.96%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) FastStats
1 2 (1.92%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Office 365
2 5 (4.81%) AWS
2 5 (4.81%) Azure
2 5 (4.81%) SaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) IaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.88%) DHCP
2 3 (2.88%) DNS
2 3 (2.88%) Intranet
2 3 (2.88%) VoIP
2 3 (2.88%) VPN
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.92%) LAN
3 2 (1.92%) Network Security
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.92%) VLAN
3 2 (1.92%) WAN
3 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.96%) Broadband
4 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 18 (17.31%) Marketing
3 15 (14.42%) Banking
4 7 (6.73%) Legal
4 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.81%) International Banking
5 5 (4.81%) Retail
6 3 (2.88%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.92%) Police
8 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.96%) Back Office
8 1 (0.96%) Law
8 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) JSON
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.69%) Reinsurance
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.92%) EFT
4 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.96%) Animation
5 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) Fibre Optics
5 1 (0.96%) Media Streaming
5 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Windows
2 7 (6.73%) Linux
3 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) Project Management
2 26 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.27%) PRINCE2
4 18 (17.31%) Decision-Making
5 17 (16.35%) Project Delivery
6 15 (14.42%) Business Development
7 14 (13.46%) B2B
7 14 (13.46%) B2B Sales
7 14 (13.46%) Marketing Strategy
7 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 13 (12.50%) ITIL
8 13 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 13 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.54%) Risk Management
10 10 (9.62%) Migration
11 8 (7.69%) Data Migration
11 8 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (6.73%) Information Security
12 7 (6.73%) IT Audit
13 6 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.77%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) Python
3 3 (2.88%) C#
3 3 (2.88%) Java
3 3 (2.88%) PHP
3 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 5 (4.81%) PMP
4 4 (3.85%) CISA
4 4 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.92%) CISM
5 2 (1.92%) CISSP
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.96%) CCNA
6 1 (0.96%) CEH
6 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) GIAC
6 1 (0.96%) IISP
6 1 (0.96%) ISEB
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) MCSA
6 1 (0.96%) MCSE
6 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 3 (2.88%) PMO
4 2 (1.92%) GDPR
5 1 (0.96%) COBIT
5 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.96%) ITGC
5 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Docker
3 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.96%) XenApp
4 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.92%) SCCM
1 2 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.96%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Cisco
2 5 (4.81%) Dell
2 5 (4.81%) IBM
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) VMware
4 3 (2.88%) EMC
4 3 (2.88%) HP
5 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 2 (1.92%) Apteco
5 2 (1.92%) Planview
5 2 (1.92%) SAP
5 2 (1.92%) Symantec
5 2 (1.92%) Veritas
6 1 (0.96%) F5
6 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.96%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.96%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk