Period
to 27 November 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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

Senior Manager
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 274 281 270
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 692 209 705
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.34% 0.96% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.03% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 505 164 537
10th Percentile £55,000 £50,375 £52,345
25th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,146
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £77,750 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% -
75th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,450 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%

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 46,477 20,303 51,549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.01% 93.65% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32,514 17,336 42,423
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £103,750 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Manager in London.

Salary trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Manager in London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in London

Senior 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 Senior Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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 -45 45 £80,000 +2.89% 31
West London -73 18 £71,250 +46.15% 9
South London -25 9 £47,969 -19.05%
North London -11 5 £65,000 +33.90% 1
East London - 5 £48,750 - 4
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 271 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (29.91%) Finance
3 205 (29.62%) Project Management
4 191 (27.60%) Social Skills
5 142 (20.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 120 (17.34%) Project Delivery
7 110 (15.90%) Marketing
8 103 (14.88%) Analytics
9 90 (13.01%) PRINCE2
10 85 (12.28%) AWS
11 84 (12.14%) SaaS
12 75 (10.84%) Azure
13 71 (10.26%) Scrum
14 69 (9.97%) Degree
14 69 (9.97%) Product Roadmap
15 65 (9.39%) Coaching
16 64 (9.25%) Product Management
17 63 (9.10%) Microsoft
17 63 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
18 62 (8.96%) Retail
19 59 (8.53%) Mentoring
20 58 (8.38%) Product Strategy
21 56 (8.09%) Risk Management
21 56 (8.09%) E-Commerce
22 55 (7.95%) CRM
22 55 (7.95%) Change Management
23 53 (7.66%) Migration
24 51 (7.37%) Management Information System
24 51 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
25 50 (7.23%) Business Development

Senior 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 16 (2.31%) CMS
2 13 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.30%) Confluence
4 8 (1.16%) Documentum
5 6 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.43%) Apache
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.43%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) Moodle
8 2 (0.29%) SAS
8 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) IIS
9 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (5.92%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.14%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 23 (3.32%) Oracle ERP
2 19 (2.75%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.59%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (1.16%) SAP MDG
6 6 (0.87%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.87%) Shopify
7 3 (0.43%) Magento
7 3 (0.43%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) FastStats
8 1 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.14%) Toggl
8 1 (0.14%) Unica
8 1 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 85 (12.28%) AWS
2 84 (12.14%) SaaS
3 75 (10.84%) Azure
4 34 (4.91%) GCP
5 16 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.02%) PaaS
7 11 (1.59%) Serverless
8 10 (1.45%) Smartsheet
8 10 (1.45%) Veeva
9 9 (1.30%) Microsoft 365
10 8 (1.16%) IaaS
11 7 (1.01%) Power Platform
11 7 (1.01%) Twitch
12 6 (0.87%) Snowflake
13 5 (0.72%) npm
14 4 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.58%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.58%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.88%) Broadband
2 12 (1.73%) Internet
3 7 (1.01%) Firewall
3 7 (1.01%) WAN
4 4 (0.58%) DHCP
4 4 (0.58%) DNS
4 4 (0.58%) Network Security
4 4 (0.58%) SD-WAN
4 4 (0.58%) Unified Communications
4 4 (0.58%) VPN
4 4 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.43%) LAN
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (0.29%) Extranet
6 2 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.14%) 5G
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.14%) GPON
7 1 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.30%) Data Lake
3 8 (1.16%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.16%) SAP HANA
4 7 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (1.01%) Power BI
4 7 (1.01%) SAP BW
5 6 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (0.87%) MySQL
5 6 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.87%) Tableau
6 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.43%) BigQuery
7 3 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (2.89%) JIRA
2 8 (1.16%) webpack
3 5 (0.72%) Grunt
3 5 (0.72%) gulp
4 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.43%) Cypress.io
5 3 (0.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.29%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.29%) Selenium
6 2 (0.29%) WiX
7 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 207 (29.91%) Finance
2 191 (27.60%) Social Skills
3 110 (15.90%) Marketing
4 63 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (8.96%) Retail
6 35 (5.06%) Banking
6 35 (5.06%) Organisational Skills
7 34 (4.91%) Legal
8 31 (4.48%) Advertising
9 29 (4.19%) Documentation Skills
10 27 (3.90%) Presentation Skills
11 25 (3.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 20 (2.89%) Games
13 19 (2.75%) Public Sector
13 19 (2.75%) Publishing
14 18 (2.60%) Influencing Skills
14 18 (2.60%) Telecoms
15 14 (2.02%) Law
15 14 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.89%) React
2 17 (2.46%) Node.js
3 11 (1.59%) HTML
4 10 (1.45%) Velocity
5 9 (1.30%) CSS
5 9 (1.30%) GraphQL
6 7 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 7 (1.01%) Spring
6 7 (1.01%) Spring Boot
6 7 (1.01%) Web Services
7 6 (0.87%) RESTful
8 5 (0.72%) .NET
8 5 (0.72%) Flask
8 5 (0.72%) gRPC
8 5 (0.72%) REST
8 5 (0.72%) Sass
8 5 (0.72%) SQLAlchemy
9 4 (0.58%) Pandas
10 3 (0.43%) Redux
10 3 (0.43%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.37%) Management Information System
2 45 (6.50%) User Experience
3 35 (5.06%) Social Media
4 16 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.02%) Life Science
6 13 (1.88%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.73%) Cloud Native
8 11 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.59%) FMCG
8 11 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.45%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.45%) PMI
10 9 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
12 6 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.72%) Housing Association
13 5 (0.72%) Marketing Technology
14 4 (0.58%) Animation
14 4 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.46%) Windows
2 7 (1.01%) Apple iOS
2 7 (1.01%) Linux
3 6 (0.87%) Android
4 5 (0.72%) Unix
5 4 (0.58%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.43%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.29%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.14%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.14%) VMS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (29.62%) Project Management
3 142 (20.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 120 (17.34%) Project Delivery
5 103 (14.88%) Analytics
6 90 (13.01%) PRINCE2
7 71 (10.26%) Scrum
8 69 (9.97%) Product Roadmap
9 65 (9.39%) Coaching
10 64 (9.25%) Product Management
11 59 (8.53%) Mentoring
12 58 (8.38%) Product Strategy
13 56 (8.09%) E-Commerce
13 56 (8.09%) Risk Management
14 55 (7.95%) Change Management
14 55 (7.95%) CRM
15 53 (7.66%) Migration
16 51 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (7.23%) Business Development
18 46 (6.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (4.05%) Python
2 24 (3.47%) SQL
3 23 (3.32%) JavaScript
4 18 (2.60%) Java
5 13 (1.88%) C
5 13 (1.88%) TypeScript
6 10 (1.45%) C#
7 6 (0.87%) Go
8 5 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.58%) C++
10 3 (0.43%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.29%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.29%) R
12 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.14%) PHP
12 1 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 69 (9.97%) Degree
2 40 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.61%) PMI Certification
4 20 (2.89%) PMP
5 19 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (2.75%) Oracle Certification
6 15 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.02%) CISSP
8 9 (1.30%) GIAC
9 8 (1.16%) Master's Degree
10 7 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.01%) SANS
11 6 (0.87%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.58%) CISA
12 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.58%) OSCP
13 3 (0.43%) CISM
13 3 (0.43%) ISACA
13 3 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.06%) QA
2 24 (3.47%) PMO
3 20 (2.89%) GDPR
4 14 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (1.59%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.87%) Accessibility
8 5 (0.72%) NIST
9 4 (0.58%) COBIT
9 4 (0.58%) SLA
10 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.29%) GLBA
11 2 (0.29%) GRC
12 1 (0.14%) COPPA
12 1 (0.14%) MiFID
12 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.14%) PSD2
12 1 (0.14%) SOC 2
12 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (0.72%) Docker
2 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.58%) Firmware
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.72%) Grafana
2 5 (0.72%) Prometheus
3 3 (0.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 3 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.14%) EnCase
4 1 (0.14%) FTK
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 63 (9.10%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.06%) Oracle
3 23 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (2.75%) SAP
5 15 (2.17%) Google
6 12 (1.73%) Facebook
7 11 (1.59%) Instagram
7 11 (1.59%) Snapchat
8 9 (1.30%) Splunk
8 9 (1.30%) YouTube
9 8 (1.16%) OpenText
10 7 (1.01%) Cadence
10 7 (1.01%) Infor
10 7 (1.01%) TikTok
11 6 (0.87%) Informatica
12 5 (0.72%) Refinitiv
12 5 (0.72%) Twitter
13 4 (0.58%) LexisNexis
13 4 (0.58%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.58%) Spotify