The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £54,250 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

IT Manager
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 46 63
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 37 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.87% 4.35% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 4.56% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 33
Median salary £54,250 £61,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.78% +6.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £82,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 915 942 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.81% 95.34% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 769 766 952
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured IT Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +6 13 £52,500 -16.00%
Chelmsford -21 6 £55,000 -10.56% 1
Billericay - 4 - -
Harlow - 3 £50,000 -
Maldon - 1 £51,859 - 1
IT Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 38 (43.68%) Project Management
2 34 (39.08%) Finance
3 24 (27.59%) Risk Management
4 21 (24.14%) Service Management
4 21 (24.14%) ITIL
5 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 17 (19.54%) ITSM
7 15 (17.24%) IT Strategy
8 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
10 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
10 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (12.64%) ITIL V3
11 10 (11.49%) Process Improvement
11 10 (11.49%) SLA
11 10 (11.49%) PMI Certification
12 9 (10.34%) Degree
13 8 (9.20%) JIRA
13 8 (9.20%) PMP
13 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (9.20%) Legal
13 8 (9.20%) JIRA Agile
14 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
14 7 (8.05%) Service Continuity Management
14 7 (8.05%) Line Management
14 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
15 6 (6.90%) Supplier Management
15 6 (6.90%) Windows
15 6 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (5.75%) Active Directory

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 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (2.30%) IIS
1 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.15%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Skype
2 1 (1.15%) DHCP
2 1 (1.15%) DNS
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) IPsec
2 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.15%) LAN
2 1 (1.15%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.15%) PBX
2 1 (1.15%) Softphone
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.15%) WAN
2 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) JIRA
1 8 (9.20%) JIRA Agile
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Legal
3 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Law
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) French Language
5 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.15%) Billing
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) .NET
1 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) PMI
3 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.15%) CMDB
4 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Project Management
2 24 (27.59%) Risk Management
3 21 (24.14%) ITIL
3 21 (24.14%) Service Management
4 17 (19.54%) ITSM
5 15 (17.24%) IT Strategy
6 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (12.64%) ITIL V3
8 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
9 10 (11.49%) Process Improvement
10 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
11 7 (8.05%) Line Management
11 7 (8.05%) Service Continuity Management
12 6 (6.90%) Supplier Management
13 5 (5.75%) Change Management
13 5 (5.75%) Release Management
13 5 (5.75%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
3 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) PMI Certification
2 9 (10.34%) Degree
3 8 (9.20%) PMP
4 6 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) CISSP
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 14000
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
3 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) VMware
3 2 (2.30%) Citrix
3 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Apple
4 1 (1.15%) Dell
4 1 (1.15%) HP
4 1 (1.15%) Open-E
4 1 (1.15%) Veeam
Chelmsford, Essex
I3
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Maldon, Essex
Maldon District Council
Salary: £48,963 - £54,754 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago