The median annual salary for a IT Manager was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
Rank 40 87 80
Rank change year-on-year +47 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 50 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.93% 1.67% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.20% 1.72% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 13 19
Median salary £51,000 £36,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.72% -33.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £40,800 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

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 962 1047 1178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.87% 97.21% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 731 810 944
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Chelmsford +6 29 £51,000 +47.82%
Brentwood +15 2 - -
Thurrock - 2 £57,500 -
Billericay - 1 - -
Loughton - 1 £47,500 -
IT Manager
East of England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 53 (53.54%) Finance
2 50 (50.51%) Risk Management
3 47 (47.47%) Project Management
4 44 (44.44%) Service Management
4 44 (44.44%) ITIL
5 38 (38.38%) ITSM
6 33 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 23 (23.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 16 (16.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (15.15%) Service Delivery
10 15 (15.15%) Service Continuity Management
11 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
12 12 (12.12%) SLA
12 12 (12.12%) IT Strategy
13 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity
14 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
15 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
15 8 (8.08%) Windows
15 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
16 7 (7.07%) SQL
16 7 (7.07%) MS Office
16 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
16 7 (7.07%) Legal
16 7 (7.07%) Office 365
17 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
17 6 (6.06%) Change Control
17 6 (6.06%) SDLC
17 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
17 6 (6.06%) Retail

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Office 365
2 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.02%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) DNS
2 5 (5.05%) Firewall
2 5 (5.05%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (5.05%) SAN
2 5 (5.05%) SNMP
2 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.05%) VoIP
3 2 (2.02%) Skype
4 1 (1.01%) DHCP
4 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA Agile
General
1 53 (53.54%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Legal
3 6 (6.06%) Retail
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) EDI
1 5 (5.05%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) .NET
2 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.01%) CSS
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.04%) CMDB
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.08%) Windows
2 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.05%) Linux
3 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
3 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.05%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.51%) Risk Management
2 47 (47.47%) Project Management
3 44 (44.44%) ITIL
3 44 (44.44%) Service Management
4 38 (38.38%) ITSM
5 33 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 23 (23.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (16.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (15.15%) Service Continuity Management
8 15 (15.15%) Service Delivery
9 12 (12.12%) IT Strategy
10 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity
11 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.06%) Change Control
12 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
12 6 (6.06%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.06%) SDLC
12 6 (6.06%) Supplier Management
13 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (5.05%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) C#
2 1 (1.01%) Java
2 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 14000
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.02%) PMO
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.01%) ISO22301
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.05%) VMware ESX
2 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Backup Exec
1 5 (5.05%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) VMware
3 5 (5.05%) Cisco
3 5 (5.05%) Citrix
3 5 (5.05%) Sophos
3 5 (5.05%) WatchGuard
4 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow