Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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

IT Manager
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 81 47
Rank change year-on-year +41 -34 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 31 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.28% 1.13% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 1.13% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 29
Leicester median annual salary £56,250 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +13.89% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,100 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% +27.27% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 577 793 779
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.30% 99.75% 99.24%
Number of salaries quoted 526 749 686
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Leicester

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Leicester

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Project Management
2 15 (48.39%) ITIL
3 13 (41.94%) PRINCE2
4 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 6 (19.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) EDI
6 6 (19.35%) ERP
6 6 (19.35%) SAN
6 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (19.35%) APMP
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) High Availability
6 6 (19.35%) Office 365
6 6 (19.35%) Hardware Maintenance
6 6 (19.35%) Strategic Thinking
7 5 (16.13%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) Back Office
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 4 (12.90%) C++

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (9.68%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) EDI
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Project Management
2 15 (48.39%) ITIL
3 13 (41.94%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (19.35%) ERP
5 6 (19.35%) Hardware Maintenance
5 6 (19.35%) High Availability
5 6 (19.35%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
8 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (9.68%) Line Management
8 3 (9.68%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) APMP
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CISM
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) SSCP
3 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (12.90%) PMO
3 3 (9.68%) GDPR
3 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft