Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 122 102
Rank change year-on-year +5 -20 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 102 97 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.28% 2.21% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.27% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 89 73 142
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% -1.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £69,750 £83,750
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 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 4,335 4,279 4,922
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.40% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,690 3,569 4,078
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 -2 20 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Watford -2 18 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Welwyn Garden City -10 8 £40,000 -36.00%
Letchworth - 6 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -10 3 £31,000 -20.00% 3
Stevenage - 3 £55,000 -
St Albans +4 2 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Rickmansworth -9 1 £70,000 -6.67%
Broxbourne - 1 £95,000 -
IT Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 33 (32.35%) Project Management
2 28 (27.45%) Windows
3 24 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (21.57%) PRINCE2
5 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
6 19 (18.63%) VMware
7 18 (17.65%) Finance
8 17 (16.67%) Advertising
8 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 17 (16.67%) PMO
9 16 (15.69%) SAN
10 15 (14.71%) VoIP
10 15 (14.71%) Line Management
11 14 (13.73%) MS Exchange
12 13 (12.75%) PMP
13 12 (11.76%) Windows Server
13 12 (11.76%) Waterfall
14 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.78%) Change Control
14 11 (10.78%) Performance Management
14 11 (10.78%) People Management
14 11 (10.78%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (10.78%) CCNP
14 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (10.78%) ITIL
15 10 (9.80%) TCP/IP
15 10 (9.80%) Citrix
15 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
16 9 (8.82%) Programme Management

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 14 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.94%) CMS
5 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.98%) Confluence
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (1.96%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) SAN
2 15 (14.71%) VoIP
3 10 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.84%) DNS
4 8 (7.84%) Internet
4 8 (7.84%) Wireless
5 7 (6.86%) VLAN
6 6 (5.88%) Firewall
7 4 (3.92%) VPN
8 3 (2.94%) DHCP
8 3 (2.94%) NAS
8 3 (2.94%) VPLS
8 3 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Advertising
3 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.88%) Retail
5 5 (4.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.92%) Games
6 4 (3.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) .NET
1 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.98%) CSS
1 1 (0.98%) EDI
1 1 (0.98%) HTML
1 1 (0.98%) JavaBeans
1 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.96%) FMCG
3 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.98%) EPoS
4 1 (0.98%) Social Media
4 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.45%) Windows
2 12 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.90%) Linux
5 5 (4.90%) Unix
6 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.94%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Project Management
2 24 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (21.57%) PRINCE2
4 17 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.71%) Line Management
6 12 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.78%) Change Control
7 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (10.78%) ITIL
7 11 (10.78%) People Management
7 11 (10.78%) Performance Management
8 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 7 (6.86%) IT Strategy
12 6 (5.88%) Change Management
12 6 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
14 4 (3.92%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 1 (0.98%) C#
2 1 (0.98%) Java
2 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.98%) PHP
2 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) PMP
2 11 (10.78%) CCNP
2 11 (10.78%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.90%) Degree
5 3 (2.94%) CCNA
5 3 (2.94%) MCSA
5 3 (2.94%) MCSE
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.96%) CISA
6 2 (1.96%) CISM
6 2 (1.96%) CISSP
6 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.98%) APMP
7 1 (0.98%) ISEB
7 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) PMO
2 6 (5.88%) GAMP
2 6 (5.88%) GxP
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (1.96%) COBIT
4 2 (1.96%) GDPR
4 2 (1.96%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.98%) GMP
5 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.96%) Ceph
5 1 (0.98%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.63%) VMware
3 10 (9.80%) Citrix
4 8 (7.84%) Aruba
4 8 (7.84%) Cisco
5 6 (5.88%) Zeacom
6 3 (2.94%) Avaya
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle
7 2 (1.96%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) IBM
7 2 (1.96%) Juniper
7 2 (1.96%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.96%) Splunk
8 1 (0.98%) FireEye
8 1 (0.98%) Sage
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) Symantec
8 1 (0.98%) Veeam