Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £46,750 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

IT Manager
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 72 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 39 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.53% 2.97% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 2.98% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 38
Dorset median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £36,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £52,425
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,688
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.62% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1088 1075 1434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.37% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 943 958 1116
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Dorset

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Dorset

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Dorset over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Dorset

IT Manager
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Poole -2 27 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bournemouth +18 11 £48,500 +14.12% 1
IT Manager
South West

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 31 (79.49%) Project Management
2 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 13 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 11 (28.21%) Programme Management
5 11 (28.21%) Office 365
6 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.51%) CRM
8 8 (20.51%) Marketing
9 6 (15.38%) Retail
9 6 (15.38%) Intranet
9 6 (15.38%) Finance
10 4 (10.26%) ITIL
10 4 (10.26%) PMP
10 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
10 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (10.26%) Contingency Planning
11 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team Management
11 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
11 2 (5.13%) Lead Generation
11 2 (5.13%) PMO
11 2 (5.13%) Programme Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
11 2 (5.13%) Presales
11 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (5.13%) Telesales

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Intranet
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Project Management
2 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 13 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 11 (28.21%) Programme Management
6 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.51%) CRM
9 4 (10.26%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL
10 2 (5.13%) Change Management
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.13%) Data Governance
10 2 (5.13%) ERP
10 2 (5.13%) Lead Generation
10 2 (5.13%) Programme Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) Project Governance
10 2 (5.13%) Security Management
10 2 (5.13%) Telesales
10 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
1 4 (10.26%) PMP
1 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft