The median annual salary for a IT Manager was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / East of England
Rank 95 114 117
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 174 169 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.90% 2.32% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 2.41% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 151 135 149
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £69,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5773 7009 7146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.10% 96.32% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5659 5735
Median salary £45,000 £43,641 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.11% +2.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured IT Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in the East of England

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in the East of England

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in the East of England

IT Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +43 51 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Essex +42 50 £51,000 +37.83%
Hertfordshire -16 43 £52,000 -5.45% 6
Cambridgeshire -4 23 £52,500 - 1
Norfolk -13 4 £40,750 +48.18%
Suffolk +29 3 £35,000 -30.00%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 East of England region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 116 (33.43%) Project Management
2 100 (28.82%) ITIL
3 89 (25.65%) Finance
4 62 (17.87%) Risk Management
5 58 (16.71%) Service Management
6 57 (16.43%) Microsoft
7 50 (14.41%) Retail
8 49 (14.12%) Service Delivery
9 48 (13.83%) Windows
10 47 (13.54%) ITSM
11 45 (12.97%) PRINCE2
12 43 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 42 (12.10%) ITIL V3
14 41 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
15 40 (11.53%) IT Strategy
16 36 (10.37%) Degree
16 36 (10.37%) CRM
17 35 (10.09%) SQL Server
18 34 (9.80%) Active Directory
19 31 (8.93%) VMware
20 30 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
21 29 (8.36%) Waterfall
22 27 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
23 26 (7.49%) SQL
24 25 (7.20%) Firewall
25 24 (6.92%) Windows Server
26 23 (6.63%) MS Exchange
27 22 (6.34%) E-Commerce
28 21 (6.05%) MS Excel
28 21 (6.05%) Cisco

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 23 (6.63%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.59%) CMS
4 4 (1.15%) IIS
5 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.76%) MS Office
3 10 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.15%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.03%) Office 365
2 5 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.15%) AdWords
3 4 (1.15%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.20%) Firewall
2 14 (4.03%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.46%) WAN
4 9 (2.59%) SAN
5 8 (2.31%) DNS
5 8 (2.31%) LAN
6 7 (2.02%) VoIP
7 5 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.44%) SNMP
7 5 (1.44%) VPN
8 4 (1.15%) VLAN
9 3 (0.86%) DHCP
10 2 (0.58%) PPP
10 2 (0.58%) Skype
11 1 (0.29%) Internet
11 1 (0.29%) Intranet
11 1 (0.29%) PABX
11 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.44%) MySQL
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.58%) GIS
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.29%) MS Access
6 1 (0.29%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (0.29%) Subversion
1 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (25.65%) Finance
2 50 (14.41%) Retail
3 13 (3.75%) Marketing
4 10 (2.88%) Advertising
4 10 (2.88%) Legal
4 10 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.15%) Banking
7 3 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.58%) Billing
8 2 (0.58%) German Language
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.73%) .NET
2 5 (1.44%) EDI
2 5 (1.44%) Web Services
3 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.58%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) J2EE
5 1 (0.29%) jQuery
5 1 (0.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.76%) Data Centre
1 20 (5.76%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.44%) CMDB
4 5 (1.44%) EPoS
4 5 (1.44%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.15%) Social Media
6 2 (0.58%) FMCG
6 2 (0.58%) iPad
6 2 (0.58%) NHS
6 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.29%) CCTV
7 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.29%) Life Science
7 1 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.83%) Windows
2 24 (6.92%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.76%) Linux
4 12 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.73%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.44%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.44%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.44%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (33.43%) Project Management
2 100 (28.82%) ITIL
3 62 (17.87%) Risk Management
4 58 (16.71%) Service Management
5 49 (14.12%) Service Delivery
6 47 (13.54%) ITSM
7 45 (12.97%) PRINCE2
8 43 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (12.10%) ITIL V3
10 41 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (11.53%) IT Strategy
12 36 (10.37%) CRM
13 30 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (8.36%) Waterfall
15 27 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 22 (6.34%) E-Commerce
17 20 (5.76%) Change Management
17 20 (5.76%) Line Management
18 18 (5.19%) SDLC
19 17 (4.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.49%) SQL
2 3 (0.86%) C
2 3 (0.86%) C#
2 3 (0.86%) Java
3 2 (0.58%) PHP
4 1 (0.29%) C++
4 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (10.37%) Degree
2 16 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (2.31%) MCITP
5 7 (2.02%) PMP
6 6 (1.73%) MCSE
7 5 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.15%) CCNA
8 4 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.86%) CISA
10 2 (0.58%) CCNP
10 2 (0.58%) CISSP
10 2 (0.58%) MCSA
10 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.58%) VCP6
10 2 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.29%) APMP
11 1 (0.29%) CISMP
11 1 (0.29%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.19%) SLA
2 14 (4.03%) PMO
3 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.73%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.86%) QA
6 2 (0.58%) ISO 14000
6 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) HL7
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
System Software
1 34 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.73%) VMware Server
5 5 (1.44%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.31%) SCOM
2 7 (2.02%) SCCM
3 5 (1.44%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.93%) VMware
3 21 (6.05%) Cisco
4 16 (4.61%) Citrix
5 8 (2.31%) Veeam
6 7 (2.02%) SAP
6 7 (2.02%) SolarWinds
6 7 (2.02%) Sophos
7 5 (1.44%) Computacenter
7 5 (1.44%) WatchGuard
8 4 (1.15%) Apple
8 4 (1.15%) Facebook
8 4 (1.15%) Google
8 4 (1.15%) HP
8 4 (1.15%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.15%) Twitter
9 2 (0.58%) 3Com
9 2 (0.58%) EMC
9 2 (0.58%) IBM
9 2 (0.58%) Sage
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