Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 164 186
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 1468 1590 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.94% 2.09% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.18% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1418 1414
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £84,000 £86,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -6 293 £60,000 - 9
West London 0 94 £55,000 -4.35% 3
South London -10 47 £50,000 -
North London +21 20 £52,575 +31.44% 1
East London -4 14 £65,000 - 2
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 561 (38.22%) Finance
2 359 (24.46%) Project Management
3 294 (20.03%) Banking
4 276 (18.80%) ITIL
5 265 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
6 257 (17.51%) PRINCE2
7 226 (15.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 217 (14.78%) Asset Management
9 203 (13.83%) Windows
10 191 (13.01%) Investment Banking
10 191 (13.01%) Wealth Management
11 182 (12.40%) Retail Banking
12 163 (11.10%) Service Management
13 155 (10.56%) Degree
14 153 (10.42%) Microsoft
15 136 (9.26%) Active Directory
16 135 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
17 131 (8.92%) Change Management
18 130 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
19 126 (8.58%) Service Delivery
20 122 (8.31%) Back Office
21 116 (7.90%) ITSM
22 115 (7.83%) Windows Server
23 111 (7.56%) Legal
23 111 (7.56%) Retail
24 110 (7.49%) Information Security
25 107 (7.29%) Risk Management
26 101 (6.88%) CRM
27 98 (6.68%) Incident Management
28 95 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 27001

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 56 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 24 (1.63%) CMS
4 19 (1.29%) Skype for Business
5 17 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (1.02%) IIS
7 13 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.75%) Documentum
9 9 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.20%) WordPress
14 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.14%) Confluence
14 2 (0.14%) SAS
15 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.068%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.068%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.068%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 94 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (4.43%) Microsoft Project
3 36 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 25 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.14%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.14%) Maya
9 1 (0.068%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 18 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.48%) Temenos T24
3 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.20%) Maximo
5 3 (0.20%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.068%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.068%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.068%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.068%) Primavera
7 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.068%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.068%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.068%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 91 (6.20%) Office 365
2 50 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (1.91%) SaaS
5 13 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (0.89%) IaaS
6 8 (0.54%) Dropbox
6 8 (0.54%) Mimecast
7 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.41%) G Suite
8 4 (0.27%) Cloudflare
8 4 (0.27%) PaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Yammer
9 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.77%) Firewall
2 40 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.59%) VPN
4 37 (2.52%) DNS
4 37 (2.52%) LAN
5 36 (2.45%) WAN
6 35 (2.38%) Network Security
7 31 (2.11%) SAN
8 30 (2.04%) DHCP
8 30 (2.04%) VoIP
9 25 (1.70%) Skype
10 23 (1.57%) Internet
10 23 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (1.29%) SSL
11 19 (1.29%) VLAN
12 15 (1.02%) Intranet
12 15 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (0.95%) Wireless
14 13 (0.89%) HTTP
15 11 (0.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (1.77%) Oracle Database
3 14 (0.95%) Blockchain
4 12 (0.82%) NoSQL
5 11 (0.75%) KDB
5 11 (0.75%) Kdb+
6 8 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.41%) Neo4j
8 4 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.20%) Big Data
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.14%) MySQL
10 2 (0.14%) QlikView
10 2 (0.14%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.068%) DTS
11 1 (0.068%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (1.63%) JIRA
2 13 (0.89%) Maven
3 7 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.48%) Gradle
3 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.27%) Metasploit
5 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.14%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.068%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 561 (38.22%) Finance
2 294 (20.03%) Banking
3 191 (13.01%) Investment Banking
4 182 (12.40%) Retail Banking
5 122 (8.31%) Back Office
6 111 (7.56%) Legal
6 111 (7.56%) Retail
7 79 (5.38%) Law
8 77 (5.25%) Marketing
9 69 (4.70%) Front Office
10 42 (2.86%) Telecoms
11 26 (1.77%) Advertising
12 12 (0.82%) International Banking
12 12 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.61%) Publishing
14 8 (0.54%) German Language
14 8 (0.54%) Local Government
15 7 (0.48%) Electronics
15 7 (0.48%) French Language
16 6 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (1.63%) XML
2 15 (1.02%) Web Services
3 13 (0.89%) Spring
4 11 (0.75%) .NET
5 6 (0.41%) AngularJS
5 6 (0.41%) LAMP
5 6 (0.41%) REST
5 6 (0.41%) Spring Boot
5 6 (0.41%) Spring MVC
6 5 (0.34%) HTML
7 4 (0.27%) MSMQ
7 4 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.20%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.20%) CSS
8 3 (0.20%) Middleware
9 2 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.068%) HTML5
10 1 (0.068%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.068%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 135 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 62 (4.22%) Data Centre
4 45 (3.07%) Equities
5 41 (2.79%) Mainframe
6 40 (2.72%) Reference Data
7 39 (2.66%) Pricing Data
8 28 (1.91%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 17 (1.16%) Fintech
11 17 (1.16%) PMI
12 16 (1.09%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.95%) Data Structures
13 14 (0.95%) User Experience
14 12 (0.82%) CCTV
14 12 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.82%) Mobile App
15 11 (0.75%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.75%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 203 (13.83%) Windows
2 115 (7.83%) Windows Server
3 49 (3.34%) Linux
4 42 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 42 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 39 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (2.25%) Unix
8 14 (0.95%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.89%) Android
10 12 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.34%) AIX
13 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.20%) CentOS
15 2 (0.14%) Debian
15 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.068%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (24.46%) Project Management
2 276 (18.80%) ITIL
3 265 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (17.51%) PRINCE2
5 226 (15.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 217 (14.78%) Asset Management
7 191 (13.01%) Wealth Management
8 163 (11.10%) Service Management
9 131 (8.92%) Change Management
10 130 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 126 (8.58%) Service Delivery
12 116 (7.90%) ITSM
13 110 (7.49%) Information Security
14 107 (7.29%) Risk Management
15 101 (6.88%) CRM
16 98 (6.68%) Incident Management
17 87 (5.93%) SDLC
18 86 (5.86%) Supplier Management
19 82 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
20 81 (5.52%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 58 (3.95%) SQL
2 50 (3.41%) Java
3 28 (1.91%) C#
4 27 (1.84%) C
5 14 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 14 (0.95%) Python
6 13 (0.89%) C++
7 11 (0.75%) MATLAB
7 11 (0.75%) Perl
7 11 (0.75%) R
7 11 (0.75%) Shell Script
7 11 (0.75%) Tcl
8 3 (0.20%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.20%) PHP
8 3 (0.20%) VBA
9 2 (0.14%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.14%) Ruby
9 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.14%) VB
10 1 (0.068%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 155 (10.56%) Degree
2 89 (6.06%) CISSP
3 62 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 61 (4.16%) CISM
5 54 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
6 45 (3.07%) CISA
7 36 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (2.32%) PMP
9 30 (2.04%) PMI Certification
10 29 (1.98%) MCSE
11 27 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 26 (1.77%) CCNA
13 23 (1.57%) Master's Degree
14 18 (1.23%) MCSA
15 13 (0.89%) SANS
16 12 (0.82%) MCP
17 11 (0.75%) CCNP
17 11 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (0.54%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (4.43%) SLA
3 51 (3.47%) PCI DSS
4 38 (2.59%) PMO
5 36 (2.45%) GDPR
6 30 (2.04%) Data Quality
7 23 (1.57%) QA
8 20 (1.36%) COBIT
9 19 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 15 (1.02%) MiFID
11 13 (0.89%) EMIR
11 13 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.61%) FATCA
12 9 (0.61%) ISO 22301
13 6 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
14 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.34%) PMBOK
15 3 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 136 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 49 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.89%) XenApp
5 12 (0.82%) vSphere
6 7 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.20%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.14%) Docker
10 2 (0.14%) KVM
10 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.068%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.068%) XenServer
11 1 (0.068%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 25 (1.70%) SCCM
2 14 (0.95%) SCOM
3 10 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
4 7 (0.48%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.41%) AirWatch
5 6 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.34%) Nessus
7 4 (0.27%) WSUS
8 3 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.14%) SCSM
9 2 (0.14%) vMotion
10 1 (0.068%) Ansible
10 1 (0.068%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.068%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.068%) Puppet
10 1 (0.068%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 153 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.99%) VMware
3 72 (4.90%) Oracle
4 67 (4.56%) Cisco
5 55 (3.75%) SAP
6 39 (2.66%) Citrix
7 23 (1.57%) ServiceNow
8 19 (1.29%) Apple
9 14 (0.95%) HP
10 12 (0.82%) CheckPoint
10 12 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.68%) Adobe
11 10 (0.68%) AppSense
11 10 (0.68%) Palo Alto
12 9 (0.61%) Brocade
12 9 (0.61%) Symantec
13 8 (0.54%) Dell
13 8 (0.54%) Fortinet
13 8 (0.54%) IBM
13 8 (0.54%) McAfee