Period
to 25 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 261 268
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 697 810 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.37% 1.30% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.36% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 532 604 759
London median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £51,100
90th Percentile £104,750 £102,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

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 48,193 59,520 66,017
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 95.34% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39,042 48,729 54,885
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 -11 97 £75,000 -6.25% 13
West London +11 25 £67,500 -3.57% 5
South London +21 24 £60,000 -7.69%
North London -1 14 £57,500 -14.81% 1
East London +16 11 £47,039 -39.31% 2
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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.

1 254 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (32.57%) Finance
3 213 (30.56%) Project Management
4 144 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (16.64%) Project Delivery
6 88 (12.63%) Degree
7 78 (11.19%) PRINCE2
8 74 (10.62%) Analytics
9 73 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
9 73 (10.47%) Marketing
10 71 (10.19%) Retail
10 71 (10.19%) Scrum
11 68 (9.76%) Public Sector
12 65 (9.33%) Programme Management
13 63 (9.04%) Microsoft
14 60 (8.61%) Coaching
15 59 (8.46%) E-Commerce
16 58 (8.32%) Business Development
16 58 (8.32%) User Experience
17 56 (8.03%) Risk Management
18 53 (7.60%) Cybersecurity
19 52 (7.46%) Banking
20 47 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
21 46 (6.60%) Mentoring
22 43 (6.17%) PMP
23 41 (5.88%) AWS
23 41 (5.88%) SDLC
24 40 (5.74%) Decision-Making
25 38 (5.45%) Waterfall
25 38 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement

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 27 (3.87%) CMS
2 11 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (1.00%) Drupal
5 6 (0.86%) SAS
6 5 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (0.72%) Confluence
6 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.43%) WordPress
8 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.14%) Appian
9 1 (0.14%) Documentum
9 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (4.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (3.30%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.43%) InVision
5 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.29%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.29%) Sketch
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.87%) Front Arena
1 13 (1.87%) Markit EDM
1 13 (1.87%) thinkFolio
2 11 (1.58%) Magento
3 10 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.43%) SAP Hybris
4 8 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.43%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.43%) Shopify
8 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.29%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.14%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.88%) AWS
2 33 (4.73%) Azure
3 27 (3.87%) Office 365
4 20 (2.87%) SaaS
5 13 (1.87%) G Suite
6 10 (1.43%) Google Analytics
7 9 (1.29%) Power Platform
8 5 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.72%) Serverless
9 4 (0.57%) Akamai
9 4 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.43%) Azure Functions
10 3 (0.43%) GCP
10 3 (0.43%) PaaS
10 3 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.29%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.73%) WAN
2 22 (3.16%) Internet
3 21 (3.01%) Firewall
4 15 (2.15%) MPLS
4 15 (2.15%) Unified Communications
5 10 (1.43%) LAN
6 8 (1.15%) RTP
7 6 (0.86%) Broadband
8 5 (0.72%) Extranet
8 5 (0.72%) Network Security
8 5 (0.72%) Skype
9 3 (0.43%) DNS
9 3 (0.43%) HTTP
9 3 (0.43%) SAN
9 3 (0.43%) SSL
9 3 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.29%) 3G
10 2 (0.29%) 4G
10 2 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.01%) Blockchain
3 12 (1.72%) Big Data
4 9 (1.29%) Power BI
4 9 (1.29%) QlikView
5 6 (0.86%) Qlik Sense
5 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.43%) mvBase
6 3 (0.43%) MySQL
6 3 (0.43%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.43%) UniData
7 2 (0.29%) KDB
7 2 (0.29%) Mixpanel
7 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (3.01%) JIRA
2 3 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.43%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.29%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.14%) Balsamiq
4 1 (0.14%) Selenium
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 227 (32.57%) Finance
2 73 (10.47%) Marketing
3 71 (10.19%) Retail
4 68 (9.76%) Public Sector
5 52 (7.46%) Banking
6 19 (2.73%) Legal
6 19 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.58%) Advertising
7 18 (2.58%) Front Office
8 14 (2.01%) Law
9 12 (1.72%) Billing
10 8 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.00%) Games
12 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.29%) Back Office
14 2 (0.29%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.01%) .NET
2 12 (1.72%) OAuth
2 12 (1.72%) OpenID
3 9 (1.29%) HTML
3 9 (1.29%) SailPoint
3 9 (1.29%) SAML
4 8 (1.15%) Web Services
5 5 (0.72%) CSS
5 5 (0.72%) Velocity
6 4 (0.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.57%) NumPy
6 4 (0.57%) Pandas
6 4 (0.57%) React
7 3 (0.43%) Backbone.js
7 3 (0.43%) Esper
7 3 (0.43%) J2EE
7 3 (0.43%) LDAP
7 3 (0.43%) Pyramid
7 3 (0.43%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.32%) User Experience
2 47 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (3.16%) Virtual Team
5 21 (3.01%) Data Centre
6 19 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.44%) Derivative
7 17 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (1.87%) Equities
9 13 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.87%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.87%) Internet of Things
10 11 (1.58%) PMI
11 8 (1.15%) iPad
12 7 (1.00%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.86%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.86%) Fibre Optics
14 5 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.43%) Windows
2 8 (1.15%) Linux
3 6 (0.86%) Android
4 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.72%) Unix
5 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (30.56%) Project Management
3 144 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 116 (16.64%) Project Delivery
5 78 (11.19%) PRINCE2
6 74 (10.62%) Analytics
7 73 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
8 71 (10.19%) Scrum
9 65 (9.33%) Programme Management
10 60 (8.61%) Coaching
11 59 (8.46%) E-Commerce
12 58 (8.32%) Business Development
13 56 (8.03%) Risk Management
14 53 (7.60%) Cybersecurity
15 46 (6.60%) Mentoring
16 41 (5.88%) SDLC
17 40 (5.74%) Decision-Making
18 38 (5.45%) Change Management
18 38 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (4.88%) SQL
2 29 (4.16%) Java
3 21 (3.01%) C
4 15 (2.15%) Python
5 8 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.72%) C#
7 4 (0.57%) C++
7 4 (0.57%) R
7 4 (0.57%) VB
8 3 (0.43%) UniBasic
9 2 (0.29%) Java 8
9 2 (0.29%) Scala
10 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.14%) BrightScript
10 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (12.63%) Degree
2 43 (6.17%) PMP
3 25 (3.59%) PMI Certification
4 24 (3.44%) CISSP
5 23 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.44%) CCNP
7 16 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (1.72%) Master's Degree
10 11 (1.58%) CISA
10 11 (1.58%) CRISC
10 11 (1.58%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.43%) CIPD
11 10 (1.43%) CISM
12 9 (1.29%) CCNA
13 8 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.00%) CESG Certified Professional
14 7 (1.00%) SANS
14 7 (1.00%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.72%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.88%) PMO
2 27 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.30%) SLA
4 18 (2.58%) QA
5 12 (1.72%) GDPR
6 10 (1.43%) Data Quality
6 10 (1.43%) NIST
7 2 (0.29%) Basel III
7 2 (0.29%) COBIT
7 2 (0.29%) MiFID
7 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.43%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.29%) Docker
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.43%) Ansible
1 3 (0.43%) BladeLogic
1 3 (0.43%) SCCM
1 3 (0.43%) Terraform
2 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.14%) EnCase
3 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.14%) FTK
3 1 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.87%) Google
3 23 (3.30%) SAP
4 22 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (2.87%) Oracle
6 18 (2.58%) Cisco
7 15 (2.15%) Adobe
8 14 (2.01%) SimCorp
9 13 (1.87%) Calypso
9 13 (1.87%) Charles River
9 13 (1.87%) Eze Castle Integration
9 13 (1.87%) Sitecore
10 12 (1.72%) ForgeRock
11 11 (1.58%) Remedy
12 10 (1.43%) hybris
13 9 (1.29%) CyberArk
14 7 (1.00%) Demandware
15 6 (0.86%) TOWER Software
16 5 (0.72%) ServiceNow
16 5 (0.72%) Teradata