Period
to 21 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 334 293 320
Rank change year-on-year -41 +27 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 396 1,422 1,678
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.87% 1.10% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.14% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 311 1,169 1,355
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -

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 43,106 124,197 150,137
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 95.80% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35,517 99,702 121,944
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in England

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Manager in England.

Salary trend for Senior Manager in England

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Manager in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 -27 217 £80,000 +10.34% 24
South East +51 79 £66,438 +3.81% 3
Midlands +101 30 £55,000 -15.38% 9
South West +84 24 £56,612 +7.83% 5
North of England +71 24 £62,375 +10.40% 4
East of England +110 19 £87,500 +25.00% 4
West Midlands +73 17 £54,675 -15.88% 7
North West +83 14 £72,500 +31.82% 1
East Midlands +93 13 £60,000 -14.29% 2
Yorkshire +117 9 £47,500 -20.83% 2
North East +16 1 £38,000 -33.65% 1
Senior Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, Senior 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 Senior Manager in the job title.

1 159 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (31.06%) Project Management
3 92 (23.23%) Finance
4 88 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (13.89%) PRINCE2
6 53 (13.38%) Analytics
7 50 (12.63%) Scrum
8 48 (12.12%) Degree
9 45 (11.36%) ITIL
10 44 (11.11%) Project Delivery
11 43 (10.86%) Mentoring
11 43 (10.86%) Information Security
12 35 (8.84%) Microsoft
13 33 (8.33%) CISSP
13 33 (8.33%) Coaching
14 32 (8.08%) Cybersecurity
15 31 (7.83%) Security Cleared
16 30 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 30 (7.58%) Telecoms
16 30 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (6.57%) Banking
17 26 (6.57%) CRM
18 25 (6.31%) Marketing
18 25 (6.31%) Public Sector
18 25 (6.31%) Problem-Solving
19 24 (6.06%) SC Cleared
20 23 (5.81%) Azure
21 22 (5.56%) Product Management
21 22 (5.56%) SAP
21 22 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence

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 10 (2.53%) Apache Spark
1 10 (2.53%) CMS
2 6 (1.52%) SAS
3 4 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (1.01%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.51%) Confluence
5 2 (0.51%) Drupal
5 2 (0.51%) IIS
5 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Figma
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Odoo
2 4 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.76%) Actimize
3 3 (0.76%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.51%) FastStats
4 2 (0.51%) Magento
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.51%) Unica
5 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.81%) Azure
2 15 (3.79%) AWS
3 13 (3.28%) SaaS
4 12 (3.03%) Office 365
5 11 (2.78%) Power Platform
6 10 (2.53%) GCP
7 5 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.26%) Trello
8 3 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.76%) Slack
9 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.25%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.25%) G Suite
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.25%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.25%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.02%) Wireless
2 6 (1.52%) Firewall
2 6 (1.52%) Internet
3 5 (1.26%) DNS
4 4 (1.01%) Skype
4 4 (1.01%) VoIP
5 3 (0.76%) 5G
5 3 (0.76%) Broadband
5 3 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (0.76%) DHCP
5 3 (0.76%) Intranet
5 3 (0.76%) LAN
5 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.76%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.76%) VPN
6 2 (0.51%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.51%) MPLS
6 2 (0.51%) VLAN
6 2 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.28%) Big Data
2 11 (2.78%) Power BI
3 7 (1.77%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.26%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.01%) BigQuery
5 4 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.76%) QlikView
7 2 (0.51%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.25%) GIS
8 1 (0.25%) OLAP
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 92 (23.23%) Finance
2 30 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.57%) Banking
4 25 (6.31%) Marketing
4 25 (6.31%) Public Sector
5 20 (5.05%) Retail
6 19 (4.80%) Back Office
6 19 (4.80%) Legal
7 18 (4.55%) Games
8 16 (4.04%) Law
9 8 (2.02%) Local Government
10 5 (1.26%) Electronics
10 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.01%) Front Office
11 4 (1.01%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.76%) Fire and Rescue
12 3 (0.76%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.76%) Police
13 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.51%) Housing Association
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.54%) .NET
2 12 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
3 8 (2.02%) OAuth
3 8 (2.02%) OpenID
3 8 (2.02%) SailPoint
3 8 (2.02%) SAML
4 7 (1.77%) NumPy
4 7 (1.77%) Pandas
4 7 (1.77%) SciPy
5 6 (1.52%) Keras
5 6 (1.52%) Matplotlib
5 6 (1.52%) NetworkX
5 6 (1.52%) PySpark
5 6 (1.52%) PyTorch
5 6 (1.52%) scikit-learn
5 6 (1.52%) Shiny
5 6 (1.52%) SpaCy
5 6 (1.52%) TensorFlow
5 6 (1.52%) XGBoost
6 4 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.80%) User Experience
3 15 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (1.77%) Algorithms
5 7 (1.77%) Data Centre
5 7 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.77%) Freedom of Information Act
5 7 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (1.77%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
7 5 (1.26%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.26%) NHS
8 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.01%) Life Science
8 4 (1.01%) Mobile Games
8 4 (1.01%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.78%) Windows
2 8 (2.02%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.52%) Android
4 5 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.01%) Linux
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.25%) Unix
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (31.06%) Project Management
3 88 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (13.89%) PRINCE2
5 53 (13.38%) Analytics
6 50 (12.63%) Scrum
7 45 (11.36%) ITIL
8 44 (11.11%) Project Delivery
9 43 (10.86%) Information Security
9 43 (10.86%) Mentoring
10 33 (8.33%) Coaching
11 32 (8.08%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (6.57%) CRM
13 25 (6.31%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
14 22 (5.56%) Product Management
15 21 (5.30%) E-Commerce
15 21 (5.30%) ERP
15 21 (5.30%) Risk Management
16 20 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.55%) Python
2 16 (4.04%) SQL
3 15 (3.79%) Java
4 13 (3.28%) R
5 11 (2.78%) C#
6 6 (1.52%) MATLAB
7 5 (1.26%) C
8 4 (1.01%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.25%) C++
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (12.12%) Degree
2 33 (8.33%) CISSP
3 31 (7.83%) Security Cleared
4 24 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (3.54%) CompTIA Security+
7 11 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.78%) CISM
7 11 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (2.53%) CCNP
8 10 (2.53%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.27%) CCNA
10 8 (2.02%) PMP
11 7 (1.77%) PMI Certification
12 6 (1.52%) Master's Degree
13 5 (1.26%) CISA
14 4 (1.01%) CSSLP
15 3 (0.76%) ISEB
15 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.80%) NIST
3 14 (3.54%) PMO
3 14 (3.54%) QA
4 6 (1.52%) SLA
5 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.01%) MiFID
6 2 (0.51%) EMIR
6 2 (0.51%) GDPR
6 2 (0.51%) NEBOSH
6 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.25%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.25%) ITGC
7 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.25%) PSD2
7 1 (0.25%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Ansible
1 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (0.51%) Terraform
2 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.56%) SAP
3 16 (4.04%) Oracle
4 13 (3.28%) Cisco
5 11 (2.78%) Tableau
6 10 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.02%) CyberArk
7 8 (2.02%) ForgeRock
8 6 (1.52%) Adobe
8 6 (1.52%) Capita
8 6 (1.52%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.52%) Databricks
8 6 (1.52%) Infor
8 6 (1.52%) Sage
9 5 (1.26%) Citrix
9 5 (1.26%) VMware
10 4 (1.01%) Apple
10 4 (1.01%) Dell
10 4 (1.01%) Google
10 4 (1.01%) Polycom