Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £43,532 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 23 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 86 41
Rank change year-on-year +33 -45 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 15 7 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.61% 0.82% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 0.83% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 29
Leicester median annual salary £43,532 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.08% -16.67% +3.69%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,050 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,000 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £43,355 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.26% +2.78% +3.69%

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 564 840 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.71% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 522 764 691
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (26.67%) APMP
4 4 (26.67%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) PMO
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
6 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) EDI
6 2 (13.33%) ERP

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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Hardware Maintenance
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) APMP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PMO
2 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (6.67%) PMBOK
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp