The median annual salary for a IT Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / London
Rank 170 171 184
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 644 835 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.92% 1.99% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.07% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 521 718 659
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,457 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in London

IT Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in London

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in London

IT Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 105 £62,500 -3.84% 13
Wimbledon +26 14 £57,500 +15.00%
Bromley +5 13 £65,000 +60.66%
West End of London +15 6 £52,500 -40.00% 3
Uxbridge +10 6 £62,500 +28.20%
Kingston Upon Thames +13 4 £38,870 -29.32%
Westminster -7 3 £42,536 -10.45% 1
Croydon -3 2 - -
Canary Wharf -9 2 £60,000 -14.28%
Beckenham - 2 - -
Ilford - 2 £42,500 -
New Malden - 2 £40,000 - 1
Teddington - 2 £56,250 -
Brentford 0 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Chiswick -9 1 £64,500 +7.50%
Hayes - 1 £75,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £55,000 -
Wembley - 1 £36,250 -
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 - 1
Ealing - 1 £55,500 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 479 (35.35%) Finance
2 415 (30.63%) Project Management
3 289 (21.33%) PRINCE2
4 265 (19.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 258 (19.04%) ITIL
6 253 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (11.88%) Retail
7 161 (11.88%) Microsoft
8 158 (11.66%) Windows
9 157 (11.59%) Degree
10 150 (11.07%) Service Delivery
11 128 (9.45%) Banking
12 118 (8.71%) Risk Management
13 116 (8.56%) Service Management
14 115 (8.49%) Marketing
15 112 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 110 (8.12%) Change Management
17 109 (8.04%) Active Directory
18 100 (7.38%) Data Centre
19 94 (6.94%) VMware
20 93 (6.86%) CISSP
21 91 (6.72%) Information Security
22 90 (6.64%) SDLC
23 88 (6.49%) Windows Server
24 85 (6.27%) IT Strategy
24 85 (6.27%) Firewall
25 82 (6.05%) Business Analysis
26 80 (5.90%) CRM
27 79 (5.83%) PMI Certification
27 79 (5.83%) Legal

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 47 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 28 (2.07%) MS Exchange
3 13 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (0.66%) Apache
5 9 (0.66%) CMS
5 9 (0.66%) IIS
6 7 (0.52%) Confluence
7 4 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.30%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.15%) Moodle
9 2 (0.15%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.15%) SAS
9 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.074%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.074%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 76 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.21%) MS Office
3 43 (3.17%) MS Project
4 17 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) Vectorworks
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.44%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.22%) Maximo
5 2 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.074%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.074%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.074%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.074%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.074%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.074%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.13%) Office 365
2 48 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (1.70%) SaaS
6 10 (0.74%) IaaS
7 6 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.37%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.15%) AdWords
11 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.074%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 85 (6.27%) Firewall
2 55 (4.06%) WAN
3 51 (3.76%) LAN
4 43 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 28 (2.07%) SAN
6 24 (1.77%) DNS
7 22 (1.62%) Internet
7 22 (1.62%) VoIP
8 16 (1.18%) DHCP
8 16 (1.18%) VLAN
9 13 (0.96%) Intranet
10 12 (0.89%) VPN
11 11 (0.81%) Network Security
11 11 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.81%) Wireless
12 9 (0.66%) MPLS
13 7 (0.52%) CTI
13 7 (0.52%) NAS
13 7 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
13 7 (0.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.44%) Big Data
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.37%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.30%) DB2
5 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.15%) EDMS
7 2 (0.15%) MySQL
7 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.074%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.074%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.074%) GIS
8 1 (0.074%) Lumira
8 1 (0.074%) QlikView
8 1 (0.074%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.074%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 8 (0.59%) JIRA
3 2 (0.15%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.074%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.074%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.074%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.074%) Gradle
4 1 (0.074%) Hudson
4 1 (0.074%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.074%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.074%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.074%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.074%) Selenium
4 1 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.074%) TeamCity
General
1 479 (35.35%) Finance
2 161 (11.88%) Retail
3 128 (9.45%) Banking
4 115 (8.49%) Marketing
5 79 (5.83%) Legal
6 56 (4.13%) Law
7 47 (3.47%) Back Office
8 45 (3.32%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.21%) Front Office
10 21 (1.55%) Billing
11 17 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 16 (1.18%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.11%) Advertising
14 10 (0.74%) Publishing
15 8 (0.59%) Games
16 7 (0.52%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.37%) Local Government
18 4 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
18 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.14%) .NET
2 9 (0.66%) Web Services
3 7 (0.52%) XML
4 6 (0.44%) EDI
5 5 (0.37%) HTML
5 5 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.30%) CSS
6 4 (0.30%) HTML5
7 3 (0.22%) CSS3
7 3 (0.22%) LAMP
8 2 (0.15%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.15%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.15%) Spring
9 1 (0.074%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.074%) Ajax
9 1 (0.074%) JMS
9 1 (0.074%) Middleware
9 1 (0.074%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.074%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 100 (7.38%) Data Centre
2 64 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 61 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (3.32%) EPoS
5 38 (2.80%) PMI
6 32 (2.36%) FMCG
7 23 (1.70%) Virtual Team
8 22 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
9 17 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 12 (0.89%) e-Learning
10 12 (0.89%) iPad
10 12 (0.89%) Social Media
11 11 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (0.81%) NHS
12 9 (0.66%) User Experience
13 8 (0.59%) Chip and PIN
13 8 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.52%) Derivative
14 7 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 158 (11.66%) Windows
2 88 (6.49%) Windows Server
3 61 (4.50%) Linux
4 45 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (2.07%) Mac OS X
7 26 (1.92%) Apple iOS
8 24 (1.77%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.81%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.59%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.52%) Unix
14 4 (0.30%) Android
14 4 (0.30%) MVS
15 3 (0.22%) Debian
15 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (30.63%) Project Management
2 289 (21.33%) PRINCE2
3 265 (19.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 258 (19.04%) ITIL
5 253 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (11.07%) Service Delivery
7 118 (8.71%) Risk Management
8 116 (8.56%) Service Management
9 112 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 110 (8.12%) Change Management
11 91 (6.72%) Information Security
12 90 (6.64%) SDLC
13 85 (6.27%) IT Strategy
14 82 (6.05%) Business Analysis
15 80 (5.90%) CRM
16 76 (5.61%) Scrum
17 69 (5.09%) Business Transformation
18 61 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
18 61 (4.50%) Waterfall
19 60 (4.43%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 50 (3.69%) SQL
2 27 (1.99%) C
3 24 (1.77%) Java
4 21 (1.55%) C#
5 11 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 8 (0.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.44%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.30%) PHP
8 4 (0.30%) Python
8 4 (0.30%) RPG
9 2 (0.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.074%) Ruby
10 1 (0.074%) VB
10 1 (0.074%) VBA
Qualifications
1 157 (11.59%) Degree
2 93 (6.86%) CISSP
3 79 (5.83%) PMI Certification
4 77 (5.68%) CISM
5 73 (5.39%) PMP
6 66 (4.87%) CISA
7 42 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 37 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
9 35 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 21 (1.55%) CRISC
12 16 (1.18%) MCSE
13 11 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.74%) CIMA
15 9 (0.66%) APMP
16 8 (0.59%) CGEIT
16 8 (0.59%) MBA
17 7 (0.52%) MCSA
18 6 (0.44%) Security Cleared
19 5 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (5.02%) SLA
3 39 (2.88%) PMO
4 33 (2.44%) QA
5 24 (1.77%) COBIT
6 17 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 16 (1.18%) MiFID
8 9 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.59%) GDPR
10 5 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.30%) ISO22301
11 4 (0.30%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 3 (0.22%) EMIR
12 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.15%) FATCA
14 1 (0.074%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.074%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.074%) HL7
14 1 (0.074%) ISO27002
14 1 (0.074%) SEPA
System Software
1 109 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 59 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.66%) vSphere
5 8 (0.59%) XenApp
6 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.15%) iptables
8 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.074%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.074%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.074%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.074%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.33%) SCCM
2 6 (0.44%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.30%) Puppet
3 4 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.22%) Ansible
4 3 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.074%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.074%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.074%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.074%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.074%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.074%) Nessus
6 1 (0.074%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.074%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.074%) SCOM
6 1 (0.074%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 161 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 94 (6.94%) VMware
3 73 (5.39%) Cisco
4 45 (3.32%) Oracle
5 33 (2.44%) SAP
6 31 (2.29%) Apple
7 23 (1.70%) HP
8 17 (1.25%) Citrix
9 13 (0.96%) Dell
9 13 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.66%) Cognizant
11 7 (0.52%) IBM
11 7 (0.52%) Mitel
11 7 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.52%) ServiceNow
11 7 (0.52%) SonicWALL
12 6 (0.44%) Cognos
12 6 (0.44%) Sage
13 5 (0.37%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.37%) Fortinet
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60 - 80k plus bonus, plus bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
C & C Housing Trust
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Ebury
Salary: £58000.00 - £63000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience - excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37794.00 - £47278.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago