Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £54,750 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 22 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 61 69
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 36 85 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.57% 3.99% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 4.29% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 74 68
Essex median annual salary £54,750 £58,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +27.03% -11.90%
10th Percentile £45,000 £34,900 £29,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £72,750
East of 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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1330 1980 2481
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 92.87% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1525 1836
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,050 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Essex

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Essex

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Essex

IT Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Chelmsford -18 10 £58,250 -5.28%
Colchester +7 6 £53,500 -10.83%
Billericay +6 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Harlow - 2 £49,500 -
Maldon - 1 £51,859 -
IT Manager
East of England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (30.56%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
5 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (19.44%) Release Management
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 6 (16.67%) Data Security
6 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) CISM
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
7 5 (13.89%) Information Security
7 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (13.89%) CISSP
7 5 (13.89%) SSCP
7 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.89%) SQL
7 5 (13.89%) LAN
7 5 (13.89%) WAN
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.11%) ERP
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
9 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (2.78%) Zimbra
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
1 5 (13.89%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.78%) PBX
3 1 (2.78%) Softphone
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) French Language
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (19.44%) Release Management
5 6 (16.67%) Data Security
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
6 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
6 5 (13.89%) Information Security
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
2 5 (13.89%) CISSP
2 5 (13.89%) SSCP
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Open-E
3 1 (2.78%) Veeam