Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds 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 110 97 154
Rank change year-on-year -13 +57 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 111 163 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.22% 2.99% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 3.05% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 95 130 103
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £35,323 £32,375 £34,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4849 5340 6703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.04% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4608 5385
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,850 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Leeds

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Leeds

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Leeds

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

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 Leeds region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 42 (37.84%) Project Management
2 41 (36.94%) Finance
3 33 (29.73%) PRINCE2
4 30 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (18.92%) Change Management
6 21 (18.92%) ITIL
7 19 (17.12%) PMP
8 16 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (12.61%) Resource Management
9 14 (12.61%) Driving Licence
9 14 (12.61%) Resource Allocation
10 13 (11.71%) SDLC
10 13 (11.71%) Data Protection
10 13 (11.71%) SAP
10 13 (11.71%) Oracle
11 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
11 12 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (9.91%) GDPR
12 11 (9.91%) WAN
12 11 (9.91%) CRM
12 11 (9.91%) ERP
13 10 (9.01%) CISA
13 10 (9.01%) SLA
13 10 (9.01%) IT Audit
14 9 (8.11%) PCI DSS
14 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
15 8 (7.21%) Information Security
15 8 (7.21%) ACCA

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.90%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.90%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) WAN
2 6 (5.41%) Internet
2 6 (5.41%) LAN
2 6 (5.41%) SAN
3 5 (4.50%) Firewall
4 2 (1.80%) MPLS
4 2 (1.80%) Network Security
4 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.80%) VLAN
5 1 (0.90%) 802.11
5 1 (0.90%) DHCP
5 1 (0.90%) DNS
5 1 (0.90%) PBX
5 1 (0.90%) VPN
5 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.80%) SAP HANA
1 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (36.94%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Legal
3 6 (5.41%) Marketing
4 3 (2.70%) Back Office
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Billing
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) .NET
1 1 (0.90%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.90%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (0.90%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) PMI
4 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.80%) iPad
5 1 (0.90%) CMDB
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.90%) New Media
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.41%) Windows
2 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Debian
6 1 (0.90%) Linux
6 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.84%) Project Management
2 33 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 30 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.92%) Change Management
5 21 (18.92%) ITIL
6 16 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (12.61%) Resource Allocation
7 14 (12.61%) Resource Management
8 13 (11.71%) Data Protection
8 13 (11.71%) SDLC
9 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
10 11 (9.91%) CRM
10 11 (9.91%) ERP
11 10 (9.01%) IT Audit
12 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.21%) Information Security
14 7 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (6.31%) Matrix Organization
14 7 (6.31%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.90%) C#
1 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.90%) Python
1 1 (0.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) PMP
2 10 (9.01%) CISA
3 8 (7.21%) ACCA
3 8 (7.21%) CIMA
3 8 (7.21%) PMI Certification
3 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.70%) APMP
5 3 (2.70%) Degree
6 2 (1.80%) CISSP
6 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.80%) QiCA
7 1 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.91%) GDPR
3 10 (9.01%) SLA
4 9 (8.11%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.70%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.80%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.80%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) pfSense
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) vSphere
2 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.90%) Aspera SmartTrack
1 1 (0.90%) Rsyslog
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Oracle
1 13 (11.71%) SAP
2 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) Cisco
4 4 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.60%) VMware
5 2 (1.80%) Citrix
5 2 (1.80%) Peregrine
5 2 (1.80%) Remedy
5 2 (1.80%) Veeam
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Ariba
6 1 (0.90%) Avaya
6 1 (0.90%) Google
6 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.90%) Snow
6 1 (0.90%) SonicWALL