Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £50,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 131 101
Rank change year-on-year +12 -30 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 104 93 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.38% 2.08% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.15% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 96 71 157
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.64% - -
10th Percentile £31,875 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £89,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4219 4335 5224
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.98% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3586 3629 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hatfield +6 19 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Watford -12 11 £40,000 -33.33%
Hemel Hempstead +1 7 £37,500 - 1
Letchworth - 7 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -7 6 £40,000 -31.91%
Rickmansworth +1 4 £47,500 -22.45%
Borehamwood -10 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Stevenage +2 3 £55,000 +7.32%
Berkhamsted - 2 £37,500 -
St Albans +3 1 £30,000 -51.02%
Potters Bar - 1 £50,000 -
Broxbourne - 1 £95,000 -
Hertford - 1 £40,000 -
IT Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 36 (34.62%) Project Management
2 32 (30.77%) Windows
3 27 (25.96%) PRINCE2
4 25 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (23.08%) Finance
5 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (20.19%) Advertising
7 19 (18.27%) Active Directory
8 18 (17.31%) PMP
8 18 (17.31%) Waterfall
8 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (16.35%) Windows Server
9 17 (16.35%) PMO
9 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (15.38%) ITIL
10 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 16 (15.38%) People Management
11 15 (14.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (14.42%) Change Control
11 15 (14.42%) Performance Management
12 14 (13.46%) SAN
12 14 (13.46%) Risk Management
13 13 (12.50%) VMware
13 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (11.54%) Cisco
14 12 (11.54%) MS Exchange
14 12 (11.54%) VoIP
15 11 (10.58%) Citrix
16 10 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (9.62%) CCNP

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.88%) CMS
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.96%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Office 365
1 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) SAN
2 12 (11.54%) VoIP
3 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.73%) Wireless
5 6 (5.77%) Internet
6 5 (4.81%) Firewall
7 4 (3.85%) DNS
7 4 (3.85%) VPN
8 3 (2.88%) DHCP
8 3 (2.88%) NAS
8 3 (2.88%) PPP
8 3 (2.88%) VLAN
9 2 (1.92%) LAN
9 2 (1.92%) MPLS
9 2 (1.92%) Skype
9 2 (1.92%) WAN
10 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
1 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 21 (20.19%) Advertising
3 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.77%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.85%) Retail
7 3 (2.88%) Law
7 3 (2.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.85%) Replication
3 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.92%) HP Storage
3 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (0.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.77%) Windows
2 17 (16.35%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.73%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.92%) Android
8 2 (1.92%) Linux
8 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.62%) Project Management
2 27 (25.96%) PRINCE2
3 25 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.31%) Waterfall
6 16 (15.38%) ITIL
6 16 (15.38%) People Management
7 15 (14.42%) Change Control
7 15 (14.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (14.42%) Performance Management
8 14 (13.46%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.62%) IT Strategy
9 10 (9.62%) Line Management
10 8 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.69%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.73%) Change Management
11 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 6 (5.77%) Business Continuity
13 5 (4.81%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (4.81%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (17.31%) PMP
2 10 (9.62%) CCNP
2 10 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.69%) Degree
4 7 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.88%) APMP
5 3 (2.88%) CCNA
5 3 (2.88%) MCSA
5 3 (2.88%) MCSE
5 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.92%) CISA
6 2 (1.92%) CISM
6 2 (1.92%) CISSP
6 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.35%) PMO
2 6 (5.77%) GAMP
2 6 (5.77%) GxP
3 4 (3.85%) SLA
4 2 (1.92%) COBIT
4 2 (1.92%) GDPR
4 2 (1.92%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.96%) GMP
System Software
1 19 (18.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.50%) VMware
3 12 (11.54%) Cisco
4 11 (10.58%) Citrix
5 7 (6.73%) Aruba
6 6 (5.77%) Zeacom
7 4 (3.85%) Dell
7 4 (3.85%) Symantec
8 3 (2.88%) Avaya
9 2 (1.92%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.92%) Splunk
10 1 (0.96%) BMC
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle
10 1 (0.96%) Sage
10 1 (0.96%) SAP
10 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds