Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Incident Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 901 954 881
Rank change year-on-year +53 -73 +135
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 190 196 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 115 165 195
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -12.84%
10th Percentile £33,591 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,530 £80,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £47,750 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.05% +16.67% -16.67%

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 134,802 155,150 159,703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.13% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 108,911 126,983 133,902
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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
South East +76 61 £45,000 -2.17% 2
East of England +36 40 £52,500 +16.67% 2
London -12 40 £65,354 +13.66% 3
North of England +35 32 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Yorkshire +35 20 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Midlands +28 15 £42,500 +95.40% 2
North West +34 9 £57,500 +9.52%
East Midlands +9 8 £41,250 -2.94% 1
West Midlands +28 7 £42,500 +165.63% 1
North East -4 3 £36,635 -54.21%
South West - 2 £60,000 -
Incident Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, Incident Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 133 (70.00%) ITIL
2 127 (66.84%) Incident Management
3 74 (38.95%) Problem Management
4 50 (26.32%) Service Management
5 40 (21.05%) CISM
6 35 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
7 34 (17.89%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (17.37%) CISSP
8 33 (17.37%) CEH
9 30 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (15.79%) Security Operations
10 29 (15.26%) Security Operations Centre
10 29 (15.26%) Workflow
11 28 (14.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 28 (14.74%) SANS
12 27 (14.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 27 (14.21%) IaaS
12 27 (14.21%) OWASP
12 27 (14.21%) MongoDB
12 27 (14.21%) Node.js
12 27 (14.21%) WordPress
12 27 (14.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (14.21%) ExpressionEngine
12 27 (14.21%) SaaS
12 27 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (14.21%) Internet
12 27 (14.21%) SSCP
13 26 (13.68%) CCSP
14 25 (13.16%) Information Security

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 27 (14.21%) ExpressionEngine
1 27 (14.21%) WordPress
2 3 (1.58%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.05%) Confluence
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (14.21%) IaaS
1 27 (14.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 27 (14.21%) SaaS
2 20 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.21%) Internet
2 6 (3.16%) Firewall
3 5 (2.63%) LAN
3 5 (2.63%) WAN
4 3 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.58%) Skype
5 2 (1.05%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (0.53%) DMZ
6 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.21%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) JIRA
General
1 23 (12.11%) Publishing
2 16 (8.42%) Finance
3 9 (4.74%) Retail
4 4 (2.11%) Banking
5 3 (1.58%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.21%) Node.js
2 5 (2.63%) .NET
2 5 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (15.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.74%) Smart Meter
6 8 (4.21%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.11%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.05%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.53%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.53%) FMCG
10 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.16%) Linux
2 5 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (70.00%) ITIL
2 127 (66.84%) Incident Management
3 74 (38.95%) Problem Management
4 50 (26.32%) Service Management
5 34 (17.89%) Cybersecurity
6 30 (15.79%) Security Operations
7 29 (15.26%) Workflow
8 28 (14.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 27 (14.21%) OWASP
10 25 (13.16%) Information Security
11 23 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (11.58%) ITSM
13 20 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (10.53%) Coaching
13 20 (10.53%) ITIL V3
14 17 (8.95%) Service Delivery
15 15 (7.89%) Change Management
16 14 (7.37%) Risk Management
16 14 (7.37%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (21.05%) CISM
2 35 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (17.37%) CEH
3 33 (17.37%) CISSP
4 28 (14.74%) SANS
5 27 (14.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 27 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (14.21%) SSCP
6 26 (13.68%) CCSP
7 15 (7.89%) Degree
8 13 (6.84%) CISMP
8 13 (6.84%) ISACA
9 8 (4.21%) GCIH
10 6 (3.16%) MBA
11 5 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (2.63%) GCIA
11 5 (2.63%) GSEC
12 4 (2.11%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.58%) SLA
2 6 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.16%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (10.53%) Google
2 13 (6.84%) Remedy
3 5 (2.63%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.53%) BMC
5 1 (0.53%) hybris
5 1 (0.53%) Sun