Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Senior Manager
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 265 253
Rank change year-on-year -51 -12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1,640 2,151 2,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.01% 1.28% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.33% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,331 1,701 1,938
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -2.34%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -

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 155,736 162,015 186,712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 96.48% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 127,478 135,899 157,582
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in England

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in England

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in England

Senior 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 Senior Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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 -33 885 £75,000 +7.14% 141
South East -59 218 £70,000 +7.69% 32
North of England -18 200 £57,500 +9.52% 33
Midlands -24 167 £55,000 -4.35% 17
West Midlands -23 119 £57,500 - 9
East of England -71 106 £62,500 -10.71% 19
Yorkshire -8 97 £55,000 -6.38% 9
North West 0 88 £57,500 +15.00% 20
South West -37 55 £57,500 +4.55% 12
East Midlands +13 48 £55,000 +4.76% 8
North East -17 15 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Senior Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Manager in the job title.

1 617 (37.62%) Finance
2 605 (36.89%) Project Management
3 544 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
4 368 (22.44%) PRINCE2
5 336 (20.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 217 (13.23%) Marketing
7 197 (12.01%) Retail
8 180 (10.98%) Degree
9 140 (8.54%) Programme Management
10 137 (8.35%) Analytics
11 135 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
12 130 (7.93%) Scrum
13 125 (7.62%) Microsoft
14 122 (7.44%) Product Management
14 122 (7.44%) Risk Management
15 115 (7.01%) Change Management
16 113 (6.89%) CRM
17 111 (6.77%) Waterfall
18 110 (6.71%) ITIL
19 107 (6.52%) Line Management
20 103 (6.28%) Banking
21 102 (6.22%) Mentoring
22 96 (5.85%) User Experience
22 96 (5.85%) Data Centre
22 96 (5.85%) E-Commerce
23 94 (5.73%) ERP
24 90 (5.49%) Service Delivery
25 87 (5.30%) SDLC
26 86 (5.24%) Windows
27 84 (5.12%) Business Development

Senior 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 38 (2.32%) MS Exchange
1 38 (2.32%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.52%) SAS
3 24 (1.46%) CMS
4 15 (0.91%) Apache Spark
5 12 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (0.49%) WordPress
7 7 (0.43%) Drupal
7 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.30%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.30%) Confluence
9 5 (0.30%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.18%) Apache
11 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.18%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (3.35%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.43%) SPSS
6 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.12%) InDesign
10 1 (0.061%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
1 26 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.61%) SAP GRC
3 8 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.43%) BPCS
4 7 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
8 3 (0.18%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.18%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 73 (4.45%) SaaS
2 55 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (1.83%) Office 365
5 20 (1.22%) Adobe Analytics
6 16 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
7 15 (0.91%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.61%) PaaS
9 9 (0.55%) IaaS
10 7 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 6 (0.37%) AdWords
11 6 (0.37%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
12 4 (0.24%) Sage Pay
13 3 (0.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.01%) DNS
2 32 (1.95%) WAN
3 26 (1.59%) DHCP
3 26 (1.59%) LAN
4 25 (1.52%) Internet
4 25 (1.52%) Wireless
5 24 (1.46%) VoIP
6 22 (1.34%) VPN
7 19 (1.16%) Firewall
8 13 (0.79%) Network Security
8 13 (0.79%) VLAN
8 13 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (0.73%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.55%) PBX
11 8 (0.49%) Unified Communications
12 7 (0.43%) DMVPN
12 7 (0.43%) FCoE
12 7 (0.43%) HSRP
12 7 (0.43%) ISDN
12 7 (0.43%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (4.21%) Big Data
2 30 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 25 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 23 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (1.28%) QlikView
6 19 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 14 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 14 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 13 (0.79%) Blockchain
8 13 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 10 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (0.55%) MySQL
10 9 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.55%) SAP BW
10 9 (0.55%) Spotfire
11 8 (0.49%) Apache Hive
11 8 (0.49%) HBase
11 8 (0.49%) Power BI
12 7 (0.43%) SAP HANA
13 6 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 57 (3.48%) JIRA
2 5 (0.30%) Axure RP
2 5 (0.30%) Selenium
3 4 (0.24%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.24%) Zephyr
4 3 (0.18%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.18%) Mocha
5 2 (0.12%) Babel
5 2 (0.12%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.12%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.12%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.12%) Maven
5 2 (0.12%) Ranorex
5 2 (0.12%) Subversion
5 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.12%) webpack
6 1 (0.061%) Protractor
General
1 617 (37.62%) Finance
2 217 (13.23%) Marketing
3 197 (12.01%) Retail
4 103 (6.28%) Banking
5 83 (5.06%) Legal
6 75 (4.57%) Telecoms
7 68 (4.15%) Manufacturing
8 43 (2.62%) Law
9 35 (2.13%) Advertising
10 24 (1.46%) Back Office
10 24 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 21 (1.28%) Retail Banking
12 15 (0.91%) Front Office
12 15 (0.91%) Publishing
13 12 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.61%) Billing
14 10 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.61%) Games
15 8 (0.49%) Electronics
16 6 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.01%) .NET
2 20 (1.22%) HTML
3 14 (0.85%) CSS
4 13 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (0.49%) REST
6 7 (0.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (0.43%) Web Services
7 6 (0.37%) Mason
7 6 (0.37%) SAP PI
8 5 (0.30%) D3.js
8 5 (0.30%) HTML5
8 5 (0.30%) Middleware
9 4 (0.24%) Gherkin
9 4 (0.24%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (0.24%) Node.js
9 4 (0.24%) XML
10 3 (0.18%) Apache Avro
10 3 (0.18%) CSS3
10 3 (0.18%) JSON
10 3 (0.18%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 135 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (5.85%) Data Centre
2 96 (5.85%) User Experience
3 35 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 33 (2.01%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.01%) Mobile App
4 33 (2.01%) Virtual Team
5 32 (1.95%) PMI
6 28 (1.71%) Fintech
7 16 (0.98%) Driving Licence
7 16 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (0.85%) FMCG
9 11 (0.67%) Credit Risk
9 11 (0.67%) Fixed Income
9 11 (0.67%) Public Cloud
10 10 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (0.61%) Social Media
11 9 (0.55%) Life Science
11 9 (0.55%) Smart Energy
12 8 (0.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 86 (5.24%) Windows
2 32 (1.95%) Windows Server
3 30 (1.83%) Linux
4 21 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 19 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 18 (1.10%) Unix
6 18 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.73%) Android
8 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.12%) VMS
10 1 (0.061%) CentOS
10 1 (0.061%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.061%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.061%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (36.89%) Project Management
2 544 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
3 368 (22.44%) PRINCE2
4 336 (20.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 140 (8.54%) Programme Management
6 137 (8.35%) Analytics
7 130 (7.93%) Scrum
8 122 (7.44%) Product Management
8 122 (7.44%) Risk Management
9 115 (7.01%) Change Management
10 113 (6.89%) CRM
11 111 (6.77%) Waterfall
12 110 (6.71%) ITIL
13 107 (6.52%) Line Management
14 102 (6.22%) Mentoring
15 96 (5.85%) E-Commerce
16 94 (5.73%) ERP
17 90 (5.49%) Service Delivery
18 87 (5.30%) SDLC
19 84 (5.12%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (4.15%) SQL
2 33 (2.01%) C
3 30 (1.83%) Java
4 26 (1.59%) Python
5 16 (0.98%) C#
6 13 (0.79%) R
7 11 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.55%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.37%) Ruby
10 6 (0.37%) Scala
11 3 (0.18%) PHP
11 3 (0.18%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.18%) VBScript
12 2 (0.12%) ABAP
12 2 (0.12%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.12%) C++
12 2 (0.12%) ES6
12 2 (0.12%) GraphQL
12 2 (0.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 180 (10.98%) Degree
2 67 (4.09%) PMP
3 65 (3.96%) PMI Certification
4 63 (3.84%) CISSP
5 54 (3.29%) CISM
6 52 (3.17%) APMP
6 52 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 47 (2.87%) ISEB
8 40 (2.44%) CISA
8 40 (2.44%) Security Cleared
9 37 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 27 (1.65%) SC Cleared
11 24 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (1.34%) CCNP
13 20 (1.22%) CCNA
14 17 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (0.85%) ISTQB
16 13 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 11 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.66%) PMO
2 57 (3.48%) QA
3 42 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (2.32%) SLA
5 34 (2.07%) PCI DSS
6 28 (1.71%) Data Quality
7 22 (1.34%) GDPR
8 9 (0.55%) COBIT
9 7 (0.43%) NIST 800
10 5 (0.30%) ISO 13485
11 4 (0.24%) GMP
11 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.18%) IFRS
12 3 (0.18%) IFRS 9
12 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.18%) MiFID
12 3 (0.18%) PSD2
13 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
13 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 45 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.30%) Docker
4 3 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.18%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.18%) HDFS
4 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.12%) XenApp
6 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.061%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.061%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.061%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (0.24%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.24%) SCCM
5 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.18%) Puppet
5 3 (0.18%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.18%) vRealize
5 3 (0.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.061%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.061%) Sonobuoy
6 1 (0.061%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.061%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 125 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 81 (4.94%) SAP
3 78 (4.76%) Oracle
4 34 (2.07%) Cisco
4 34 (2.07%) Google
5 30 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (1.77%) Adobe
7 28 (1.71%) Tableau
8 23 (1.40%) HP
9 14 (0.85%) VMware
10 13 (0.79%) Capita
10 13 (0.79%) Infor
11 11 (0.67%) Sage
12 9 (0.55%) EMC
12 9 (0.55%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.49%) Ariba
13 8 (0.49%) Citrix
13 8 (0.49%) Epicor
13 8 (0.49%) IBM
13 8 (0.49%) IFS