The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 95 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 191 181 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.08% 2.64% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.75% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 161 152 211
Median salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.81% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £72,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09%  

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 6029 6586 7877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.23% 96.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5599 6495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Hertfordshire +7 64 £50,000 -4.76% 14
Cambridgeshire -23 42 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Bedfordshire +34 40 £55,000 - 4
Essex -5 37 £54,250 -11.78% 2
Suffolk -6 8 £48,000 +23.87% 2
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 113 (31.22%) Project Management
2 97 (26.80%) Finance
3 78 (21.55%) ITIL
4 70 (19.34%) PRINCE2
5 65 (17.96%) Windows
6 63 (17.40%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (15.75%) Microsoft
8 50 (13.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (12.98%) Retail
10 43 (11.88%) Service Delivery
10 43 (11.88%) Waterfall
10 43 (11.88%) People Management
11 41 (11.33%) Degree
12 38 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 37 (10.22%) Active Directory
14 36 (9.94%) Risk Management
14 36 (9.94%) Windows Server
15 35 (9.67%) Change Management
16 34 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (9.12%) IT Strategy
17 33 (9.12%) VMware
17 33 (9.12%) ITSM
18 31 (8.56%) Service Management
19 30 (8.29%) PMP
20 29 (8.01%) Performance Management
21 28 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
21 28 (7.73%) SLA
22 26 (7.18%) CRM
23 25 (6.91%) SQL Server
24 24 (6.63%) Firewall

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 16 (4.42%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.38%) IIS
5 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.83%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.55%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.28%) Zimbra
Applications
1 22 (6.08%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.55%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.63%) Office 365
2 6 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.28%) AdWords
5 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.63%) Firewall
2 20 (5.52%) WAN
3 17 (4.70%) LAN
4 14 (3.87%) VLAN
5 12 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.66%) VPN
7 5 (1.38%) Skype
8 4 (1.10%) PPP
9 3 (0.83%) VoIP
9 3 (0.83%) Wireless
10 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.55%) DHCP
10 2 (0.55%) DNS
10 2 (0.55%) Internet
10 2 (0.55%) MPLS
10 2 (0.55%) SAN
11 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.28%) NAS
11 1 (0.28%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.28%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.55%) MS Access
4 2 (0.55%) OLAP
4 2 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (2.21%) JIRA
1 8 (2.21%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (26.80%) Finance
2 47 (12.98%) Retail
3 21 (5.80%) Advertising
4 13 (3.59%) Legal
5 12 (3.31%) Marketing
6 7 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.83%) Billing
8 3 (0.83%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.49%) .NET
2 7 (1.93%) ASP.NET
2 7 (1.93%) Web Services
3 4 (1.10%) HTML
4 3 (0.83%) CSS
5 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (0.55%) COM
5 2 (0.55%) jQuery
6 1 (0.28%) CSS3
6 1 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.93%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.10%) iPad
6 4 (1.10%) PMI
7 3 (0.83%) EPoS
7 3 (0.83%) NHS
7 3 (0.83%) Replication
8 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.55%) FMCG
8 2 (0.55%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.28%) CMDB
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.28%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.28%) Social Media
9 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (17.96%) Windows
2 36 (9.94%) Windows Server
3 28 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (5.25%) Linux
5 18 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.31%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.49%) Windows 10
7 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.22%) Project Management
2 78 (21.55%) ITIL
3 70 (19.34%) PRINCE2
4 63 (17.40%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (13.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (11.88%) People Management
6 43 (11.88%) Service Delivery
6 43 (11.88%) Waterfall
7 38 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (9.94%) Risk Management
9 35 (9.67%) Change Management
10 33 (9.12%) IT Strategy
10 33 (9.12%) ITSM
11 31 (8.56%) Service Management
12 29 (8.01%) Performance Management
13 26 (7.18%) CRM
14 22 (6.08%) Process Improvement
14 22 (6.08%) Supplier Management
15 21 (5.80%) Change Control
15 21 (5.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.08%) SQL
2 8 (2.21%) C#
2 8 (2.21%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.66%) C
4 5 (1.38%) PHP
5 3 (0.83%) Java
6 2 (0.55%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (11.33%) Degree
2 30 (8.29%) PMP
3 16 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (3.59%) PMI Certification
5 12 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (2.21%) MCITP
7 5 (1.38%) APMP
8 4 (1.10%) CCNA
8 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.10%) MCSE
9 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.55%) CCNP
10 2 (0.55%) CISM
10 2 (0.55%) CISSP
11 1 (0.28%) ACCA
11 1 (0.28%) CIMA
11 1 (0.28%) CISA
11 1 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.73%) SLA
2 12 (3.31%) PMO
3 9 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.21%) QA
5 6 (1.66%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.55%) ISO 14000
7 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.28%) P3O
System Software
1 37 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.70%) Hyper-V
3 14 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.38%) XenApp
5 2 (0.55%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (3.31%) SCOM
2 10 (2.76%) SCCM
3 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.83%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.28%) WSUS
4 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.12%) VMware
3 22 (6.08%) Cisco
4 18 (4.97%) Citrix
5 12 (3.31%) Apple
6 11 (3.04%) HP
6 11 (3.04%) SolarWinds
7 8 (2.21%) IBM
7 8 (2.21%) NETGEAR
7 8 (2.21%) Veeam
8 6 (1.66%) SAP
9 4 (1.10%) Dell
9 4 (1.10%) Freshdesk
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle
10 2 (0.55%) BMC
10 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.55%) Computacenter
10 2 (0.55%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.55%) Sophos
10 2 (0.55%) Symantec
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car al. + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 60k-70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
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Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: to £65,000
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Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £48,963 - £54,754 plus excellent benefits
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Salary: Bonus + Car
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Salary: Bonus + Car
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Salary: Bonus + Car
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Salary: Bonus + Car
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Salary: Bonus + Car
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