Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 69 48
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 37 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.97% 1.81% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 1.84% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 20
Leicester median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,125
Leicestershire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%

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 602 706 678
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.19% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 560 650 561
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £60,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 17 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (37.84%) Project Management
3 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
5 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
5 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
6 8 (21.62%) Coaching
7 7 (18.92%) Line Management
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) Office 365
9 5 (13.51%) Change Control
9 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
9 5 (13.51%) SIEM
9 5 (13.51%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 5 (13.51%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (13.51%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (13.51%) Email Filtering
9 5 (13.51%) Web Filtering
9 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (13.51%) Decision-Making
9 5 (13.51%) GDPR
9 5 (13.51%) SSCP
9 5 (13.51%) CISM
9 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery

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 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (13.51%) SSL
1 5 (13.51%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 2 (5.41%) PMI
5 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (37.84%) Project Management
3 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
5 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) Coaching
7 7 (18.92%) Line Management
8 5 (13.51%) Change Control
8 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
8 5 (13.51%) Email Filtering
8 5 (13.51%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
8 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (13.51%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (13.51%) SIEM
8 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) CISM
1 5 (13.51%) CISSP
1 5 (13.51%) SSCP
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.41%) APMP
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) GDPR
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) SAP