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The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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

IT Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 168 97 117
Rank change year-on-year -71 +20 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 132 117 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.78% 2.59% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.82% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 112 95 68
10th Percentile £41,103 £39,000 £30,875
25th Percentile £45,150 £42,500 £42,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -16.67%
75th Percentile £70,000 £59,875 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,000 £71,375
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% - +1.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,698 4,144 3,465
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.18% 91.88% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,990 2,465 2,694
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £26,325
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,079
Median % change year-on-year - +8.51% -2.99%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in the East of England

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex -24 46 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Hertfordshire -41 34 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Cambridgeshire -55 27 £62,500 +47.06% 6
Bedfordshire -18 14 £53,500 +17.79% 4
Suffolk -17 7 £49,750 +10.56% 1
Norfolk +1 4 £46,865 -6.27% 2
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT Manager job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 42 (31.82%) Project Management
2 34 (25.76%) Social Skills
3 32 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 27 (20.45%) ITIL
5 25 (18.94%) Finance
6 23 (17.42%) PRINCE2
6 23 (17.42%) ERP
7 21 (15.91%) Management Information System
8 19 (14.39%) Degree
9 18 (13.64%) Microsoft 365
10 16 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.36%) Logistics
11 15 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (10.61%) SLA
13 13 (9.85%) RPG
14 12 (9.09%) Risk Management
14 12 (9.09%) SQL
14 12 (9.09%) iSeries
14 12 (9.09%) Line Management
14 12 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
15 11 (8.33%) Azure
15 11 (8.33%) Change Management
15 11 (8.33%) Windows
16 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
16 10 (7.58%) AWS
16 10 (7.58%) Presentation Skills
16 10 (7.58%) Documentation Skills

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.52%) WordPress
3 1 (0.76%) Ethereum
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.76%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Magento
1 2 (1.52%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.52%) Shopify
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.64%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (8.33%) Azure
3 10 (7.58%) AWS
4 5 (3.79%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.76%) GCP
6 1 (0.76%) GitHub
6 1 (0.76%) GitHub Actions
6 1 (0.76%) Google Kubernetes Engine
6 1 (0.76%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.76%) Serverless
6 1 (0.76%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) LAN
2 4 (3.03%) Firewall
2 4 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.27%) DHCP
3 3 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (1.52%) VLAN
4 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.76%) Broadband
5 1 (0.76%) NAS
5 1 (0.76%) SAN
5 1 (0.76%) VoIP
5 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.76%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
1 1 (0.76%) Travis CI
General
1 34 (25.76%) Social Skills
2 25 (18.94%) Finance
3 16 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.58%) Documentation Skills
4 10 (7.58%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.55%) Marketing
5 6 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.79%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.03%) Law
7 4 (3.03%) Local Government
8 3 (2.27%) Advertising
8 3 (2.27%) Banking
8 3 (2.27%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.27%) Retail
9 2 (1.52%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) EDI
2 3 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.09%) iSeries
3 6 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.27%) AS400
4 3 (2.27%) NHS
5 2 (1.52%) Blog
5 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.52%) Industry 4.0
5 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Social Media
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.76%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) IoT
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.52%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.82%) Project Management
2 27 (20.45%) ITIL
3 23 (17.42%) ERP
3 23 (17.42%) PRINCE2
4 16 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (11.36%) Logistics
5 15 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (9.09%) Line Management
6 12 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 11 (8.33%) Change Management
8 9 (6.82%) Agile
8 9 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (6.82%) Project Delivery
9 8 (6.06%) Document Management
9 8 (6.06%) Information Management
9 8 (6.06%) IT Strategy
9 8 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (5.30%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.85%) RPG
2 12 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (0.76%) Bash
4 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (14.39%) Degree
2 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 6 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.55%) PMP
3 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.03%) AWS Certification
5 4 (3.03%) CCNP
5 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.03%) MCSE
5 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.27%) APMP
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.52%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) SLA
2 4 (3.03%) PMO
3 3 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.27%) Snort
3 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) Docker
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Ansible
1 1 (0.76%) Grafana
1 1 (0.76%) Kibana
1 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.76%) Prometheus
1 1 (0.76%) Terraform
1 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.55%) IBM
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle
2 6 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (4.55%) VMware
3 5 (3.79%) SAP
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco
4 4 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 4 (3.03%) Mitel
4 4 (3.03%) NetApp
4 4 (3.03%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (2.27%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.52%) Facebook
6 2 (1.52%) Google
6 2 (1.52%) HubSpot
6 2 (1.52%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.52%) JDA
6 2 (1.52%) Pardot
6 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.76%) Sophos