Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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

Senior Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 210 220
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 147 120 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 1.18% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.24% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 129 98 146
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £56,000 £60,138 £53,125
90th Percentile £110,000 £104,125 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 10,545 9,677 11,923
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.06% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,412 8,772 10,902
City of 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 £34,050 £33,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in the City of London

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in the City of London

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Senior 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 Senior Manager in the job title.

1 78 (53.06%) Finance
2 66 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (31.29%) Project Management
4 28 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (17.01%) PRINCE2
6 23 (15.65%) Java
7 19 (12.93%) .NET
8 18 (12.24%) C++
8 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 18 (12.24%) Degree
8 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (12.24%) SDLC
9 16 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (10.88%) Banking
9 16 (10.88%) CISSP
10 15 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (10.20%) Analytics
10 15 (10.20%) Waterfall
11 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Identification
11 14 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 14 (9.52%) PMP
12 13 (8.84%) PMI Certification
12 13 (8.84%) Retail
13 12 (8.16%) Social Network
13 12 (8.16%) Python
13 12 (8.16%) OO
13 12 (8.16%) Internet
13 12 (8.16%) Risk Management
14 11 (7.48%) DevOps
14 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Senior 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 3 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.36%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.36%) FileNet
2 2 (1.36%) SAS
2 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.68%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.68%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) SaaS
2 4 (2.72%) Office 365
3 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.36%) IaaS
4 2 (1.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.68%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.68%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.68%) Serverless
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.16%) Internet
2 3 (2.04%) Firewall
2 3 (2.04%) LAN
2 3 (2.04%) WAN
3 2 (1.36%) Network Security
4 1 (0.68%) DMZ
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) Skype
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) VoIP
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.40%) Big Data
2 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.04%) QlikView
4 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.36%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.68%) GIS
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) OLAP
5 1 (0.68%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.68%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.68%) Selenium
2 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 78 (53.06%) Finance
2 16 (10.88%) Banking
3 13 (8.84%) Retail
4 9 (6.12%) Law
5 8 (5.44%) Marketing
6 7 (4.76%) Games
7 6 (4.08%) Front Office
7 6 (4.08%) Legal
7 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.72%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.04%) Advertising
9 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.36%) Back Office
10 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.36%) International Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) .NET
2 3 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.04%) Mason
2 3 (2.04%) React
2 3 (2.04%) WPF
3 2 (1.36%) Dojo
3 2 (1.36%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) Anaconda
4 1 (0.68%) EDI
4 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.16%) Social Network
3 7 (4.76%) Derivative
4 6 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.40%) Fintech
6 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
8 2 (1.36%) Contactless
8 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.36%) FMCG
8 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.36%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.68%) Blog
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.80%) Windows
2 6 (4.08%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.29%) Project Management
3 28 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (17.01%) PRINCE2
5 18 (12.24%) SDLC
6 16 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (10.20%) Analytics
7 15 (10.20%) Waterfall
8 14 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Identification
9 12 (8.16%) OO
9 12 (8.16%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.48%) CRM
10 11 (7.48%) DevOps
10 11 (7.48%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 11 (7.48%) Target Operating Model
11 10 (6.80%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.12%) Data Analytics
12 9 (6.12%) ITIL
13 8 (5.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.65%) Java
2 18 (12.24%) C++
3 12 (8.16%) Python
4 9 (6.12%) SQL
5 8 (5.44%) C#
6 5 (3.40%) VBA
7 3 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.04%) R
8 2 (1.36%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) Go
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (12.24%) Degree
2 16 (10.88%) CISSP
3 15 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (9.52%) PMP
5 13 (8.84%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.40%) CISA
7 4 (2.72%) CISM
8 3 (2.04%) CEH
8 3 (2.04%) ISEB
8 3 (2.04%) Master's Degree
8 3 (2.04%) MBA
9 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.36%) CRISC
10 1 (0.68%) ECIH
10 1 (0.68%) GCIH
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) QA
2 8 (5.44%) GDPR
3 4 (2.72%) PMO
4 3 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) Ansible
1 2 (1.36%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.68%) Nagios
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.08%) Oracle
2 6 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.72%) Tableau
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco
5 2 (1.36%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.36%) IBM
5 2 (1.36%) Informatica
5 2 (1.36%) Kofax
5 2 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.36%) Sage
6 1 (0.68%) Avaya
6 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.68%) Murex
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Sun
6 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.68%) VMware