Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Incident Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England 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.

Incident Manager
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 963 913 1036
Rank change year-on-year -50 +123 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 196 275 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 163 178 195
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,600 £67,875 £87,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +1.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in England

Incident Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Incident Manager in England

Incident Manager
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Incident Manager in England

Incident Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the England 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
London +25 95 £58,525 +11.48% 1
South East -8 32 £57,500 +21.05%
North of England -3 28 £42,500 - 1
East of England -5 19 £47,500 +5.56% 2
West Midlands -6 19 £27,750 -38.33%
Midlands -7 19 £27,750 -38.33%
North East - 12 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +22 10 £35,000 -41.67% 1
North West -30 6 £48,750 +31.31%
South West -12 3 £45,000 -21.74%
Incident Manager
UK

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Incident 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 England region featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 148 (75.51%) ITIL
2 129 (65.82%) Incident Management
3 93 (47.45%) Problem Management
4 74 (37.76%) Finance
5 71 (36.22%) Service Management
6 53 (27.04%) ITSM
7 48 (24.49%) Service Delivery
8 36 (18.37%) ITIL Certification
9 34 (17.35%) Change Management
10 22 (11.22%) ITIL V3
11 19 (9.69%) Unix
11 19 (9.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (8.67%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (8.67%) Project Management
13 16 (8.16%) Windows
13 16 (8.16%) Trend Analysis
13 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
14 15 (7.65%) Degree
14 15 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (7.65%) SLA
15 14 (7.14%) SQL
15 14 (7.14%) Remedy
16 13 (6.63%) Management Information System
16 13 (6.63%) Cisco
16 13 (6.63%) Business Continuity
16 13 (6.63%) Data Centre
17 12 (6.12%) SC Cleared
17 12 (6.12%) Microsoft
17 12 (6.12%) Oracle
17 12 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery

Incident Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (2.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (2.04%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.57%) NetScaler
2 4 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.04%) VPN
3 3 (1.53%) Firewall
3 3 (1.53%) Internet
3 3 (1.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.02%) Network Security
5 1 (0.51%) DNS
5 1 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.55%) JIRA
General
1 74 (37.76%) Finance
2 8 (4.08%) Law
3 7 (3.57%) Banking
3 7 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.57%) Retail
4 6 (3.06%) Advertising
5 4 (2.04%) Marketing
5 4 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.02%) Legal
6 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.63%) Data Centre
1 13 (6.63%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.61%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.53%) NHS
6 3 (1.53%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.02%) CMDB
7 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.02%) Fintech
8 1 (0.51%) Derivative
8 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.69%) Unix
2 16 (8.16%) Windows
3 11 (5.61%) Solaris
4 10 (5.10%) Linux
5 4 (2.04%) HPUX
6 2 (1.02%) VMS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (75.51%) ITIL
2 129 (65.82%) Incident Management
3 93 (47.45%) Problem Management
4 71 (36.22%) Service Management
5 53 (27.04%) ITSM
6 48 (24.49%) Service Delivery
7 34 (17.35%) Change Management
8 22 (11.22%) ITIL V3
9 19 (9.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (8.67%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (8.67%) Project Management
11 16 (8.16%) Trend Analysis
12 15 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.63%) Business Continuity
14 12 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (5.61%) Data Analysis
15 11 (5.61%) Proactive Management
15 11 (5.61%) Service Delivery Management
15 11 (5.61%) SIEM
16 10 (5.10%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (1.53%) C
3 2 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (18.37%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.65%) Degree
4 12 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.61%) SANS
6 9 (4.59%) CISSP
6 9 (4.59%) GCIH
7 7 (3.57%) ISEB
7 7 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (3.06%) CISA
8 6 (3.06%) CISM
9 5 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.04%) CEH
10 4 (2.04%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.53%) CCNA
11 3 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.53%) GCIA
11 3 (1.53%) GIAC
12 2 (1.02%) CCIE
12 2 (1.02%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.65%) SLA
2 11 (5.61%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) NFS
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.51%) Nessus
1 1 (0.51%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (7.14%) Remedy
2 13 (6.63%) Cisco
3 12 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.12%) Oracle
4 9 (4.59%) Sun
5 8 (4.08%) Google
6 7 (3.57%) Hitachi
6 7 (3.57%) IBM
6 7 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 7 (3.57%) Sybase
6 7 (3.57%) Veritas
7 6 (3.06%) SAP
8 2 (1.02%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.51%) BeyondTrust
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix
9 1 (0.51%) hybris
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper
9 1 (0.51%) VMware