Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 108 108
Rank change year-on-year -26 0 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 278 334 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.31% 2.56% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.66% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 247 277 375
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,280
90th Percentile £71,750 £71,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%

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 11653 12573 14805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.42% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9574 10441 12272
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured IT Manager in the job title as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire +10 99 £50,500 -7.34% 6
Cambridgeshire -35 65 £52,500 -11.76% 8
Bedfordshire +7 46 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Essex -15 36 £55,000 -4.35%
Suffolk +13 26 £47,750 -11.57% 1
Norfolk +7 6 £40,000 -15.79% 2
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 79 (28.42%) PRINCE2
2 75 (26.98%) Project Management
3 64 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (22.30%) Finance
5 57 (20.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (20.14%) ITIL
7 55 (19.78%) Windows
8 42 (15.11%) Waterfall
9 35 (12.59%) Change Management
10 32 (11.51%) Microsoft
10 32 (11.51%) Windows Server
11 31 (11.15%) Active Directory
12 28 (10.07%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (10.07%) Service Delivery
12 28 (10.07%) VMware
13 27 (9.71%) Retail
13 27 (9.71%) PMO
13 27 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (9.35%) SDLC
15 24 (8.63%) People Management
16 22 (7.91%) Degree
16 22 (7.91%) Advertising
16 22 (7.91%) MS Exchange
17 21 (7.55%) Cisco
17 21 (7.55%) Scrum
18 20 (7.19%) Citrix
18 20 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
19 19 (6.83%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 22 (7.91%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.80%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.08%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.36%) Zimbra
Applications
1 20 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.04%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.72%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.24%) Office 365
2 6 (2.16%) SaaS
3 5 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.36%) G Suite
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.76%) LAN
1 16 (5.76%) WAN
2 14 (5.04%) SAN
3 13 (4.68%) VoIP
4 12 (4.32%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.60%) Firewall
6 9 (3.24%) Internet
7 7 (2.52%) VLAN
7 7 (2.52%) Wireless
8 6 (2.16%) VPN
9 5 (1.80%) DNS
10 3 (1.08%) DHCP
10 3 (1.08%) NAS
10 3 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.72%) PPP
12 1 (0.36%) IPsec
12 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.36%) MPLS
12 1 (0.36%) PBX
12 1 (0.36%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.36%) Impala
4 1 (0.36%) OLAP
4 1 (0.36%) Redis
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.44%) JIRA
3 3 (1.08%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (22.30%) Finance
2 27 (9.71%) Retail
3 22 (7.91%) Advertising
4 18 (6.47%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.52%) Marketing
6 7 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.80%) Legal
8 4 (1.44%) Law
9 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 2 (0.72%) French Language
10 1 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.08%) .NET
1 3 (1.08%) Web Services
2 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (0.72%) COM
2 2 (0.72%) CSS
2 2 (0.72%) HTML
2 2 (0.72%) JSON
2 2 (0.72%) RESTful
2 2 (0.72%) SOAP
3 1 (0.36%) CSS3
3 1 (0.36%) HTML5
3 1 (0.36%) jQuery
3 1 (0.36%) LAMP
3 1 (0.36%) scikit-learn
3 1 (0.36%) TensorFlow
3 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.68%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.24%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.80%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.80%) Reinsurance
5 5 (1.80%) Replication
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.72%) PMI
7 1 (0.36%) BYOD
7 1 (0.36%) CCTV
7 1 (0.36%) FMCG
7 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.36%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.36%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.36%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.36%) Social Media
7 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.78%) Windows
2 32 (11.51%) Windows Server
3 27 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.96%) Linux
4 11 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.60%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.60%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.72%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) Unix
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.42%) PRINCE2
2 75 (26.98%) Project Management
3 64 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (20.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (20.14%) ITIL
6 42 (15.11%) Waterfall
7 35 (12.59%) Change Management
8 28 (10.07%) Service Delivery
9 27 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (9.35%) SDLC
11 24 (8.63%) People Management
12 21 (7.55%) Scrum
13 19 (6.83%) Risk Management
14 16 (5.76%) Performance Management
14 16 (5.76%) Programme Management
14 16 (5.76%) Service Management
15 15 (5.40%) ITSM
16 14 (5.04%) Change Control
16 14 (5.04%) Information Security
16 14 (5.04%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.96%) SQL
2 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.72%) C#
3 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.36%) Java
4 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (10.07%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (7.91%) Degree
3 19 (6.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (6.47%) PMP
5 13 (4.68%) APMP
6 11 (3.96%) CCNP
6 11 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.24%) CISSP
8 8 (2.88%) CISM
9 5 (1.80%) SSCP
10 3 (1.08%) CCNA
10 3 (1.08%) CISA
10 3 (1.08%) MCSA
10 3 (1.08%) MCSE
10 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.36%) ISACA
12 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.71%) PMO
2 15 (5.40%) SLA
3 8 (2.88%) GDPR
4 7 (2.52%) GAMP
4 7 (2.52%) GxP
4 7 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.44%) QA
6 3 (1.08%) COBIT
7 2 (0.72%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.36%) GMP
8 1 (0.36%) P3O
8 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (11.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.72%) SCCM
2 2 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.07%) VMware
3 21 (7.55%) Cisco
4 20 (7.19%) Citrix
5 12 (4.32%) HP
6 11 (3.96%) SAP
7 10 (3.60%) IBM
8 7 (2.52%) Aruba
9 6 (2.16%) Zeacom
10 5 (1.80%) Dell
11 4 (1.44%) Apple
11 4 (1.44%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.44%) Planview
11 4 (1.44%) Symantec
12 3 (1.08%) Avaya
12 3 (1.08%) NETGEAR
12 3 (1.08%) Oracle
13 2 (0.72%) Freshdesk
13 2 (0.72%) LogRhythm
13 2 (0.72%) Splunk