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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 166 148 119
Rank change year-on-year -18 -29 +29
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 100 84 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.74% 1.70% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.80% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 68 20
10th Percentile £32,097 £25,625 £46,375
25th Percentile £43,750 £46,250 £62,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.92% -7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £78,313
90th Percentile £105,781 £87,500 £97,500
North West median annual salary £57,257 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.57% -7.69% +8.33%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,548 4,678 2,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 96.69% 94.91% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,868 3,540 2,379
10th Percentile £32,410 £31,500 £33,000
25th Percentile £41,512 £39,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +13.33%
75th Percentile £71,265 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Manchester

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Strategy in Manchester.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Manchester

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Strategy in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Manchester

IT Strategy
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Wigan +2 2 £86,250 +80.63% 2
Stockport -12 1 £66,000 +151.43%
Oldham - 1 - -
IT Strategy
North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 60 (60.00%) Agile
2 58 (58.00%) Technology Strategy
3 42 (42.00%) Social Skills
4 31 (31.00%) Service Management
4 31 (31.00%) Blog
5 23 (23.00%) ITSM
6 22 (22.00%) Finance
7 21 (21.00%) Thought Leadership
8 18 (18.00%) ITIL
9 17 (17.00%) Azure
10 16 (16.00%) Banking
11 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (15.00%) Customer Experience
12 14 (14.00%) DevOps
12 14 (14.00%) Service Delivery
13 13 (13.00%) Retail
13 13 (13.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (13.00%) Public Cloud
13 13 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (13.00%) Business Strategy
14 12 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (12.00%) AWS
14 12 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
15 11 (11.00%) Java
15 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
15 11 (11.00%) Microservices
15 11 (11.00%) Strategic Roadmap
16 10 (10.00%) Inclusion and Diversity

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.00%) Azure
2 12 (12.00%) AWS
3 9 (9.00%) SaaS
4 7 (7.00%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (6.00%) GCP
6 5 (5.00%) PaaS
7 4 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (4.00%) Power Automate
7 4 (4.00%) Power Platform
7 4 (4.00%) PowerApps
8 2 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (2.00%) IaaS
8 2 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.00%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) SSL
1 5 (5.00%) VPN
2 3 (3.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) Big Data
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.00%) Data Lake
3 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.00%) DataStage
4 1 (1.00%) DynamoDB
4 1 (1.00%) Power BI
4 1 (1.00%) Redis
4 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 42 (42.00%) Social Skills
2 22 (22.00%) Finance
3 16 (16.00%) Banking
4 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (13.00%) Retail
6 10 (10.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (7.00%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (5.00%) Retail Banking
9 4 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (2.00%) Front Office
10 2 (2.00%) Law
10 2 (2.00%) Marketing
10 2 (2.00%) Public Sector
11 1 (1.00%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Architect
2 19 (19.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (11.00%) Senior Manager
4 10 (10.00%) Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Service Manager
6 8 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 7 (7.00%) Junior
8 6 (6.00%) Configuration Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Product Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Configuration Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Digital Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Presales Solution Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Service Assurance Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Service Management Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Principal Technical Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) JWT
1 7 (7.00%) React
1 7 (7.00%) Spring Boot
2 5 (5.00%) Ajax
2 5 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.00%) HTML
2 5 (5.00%) LDAP
2 5 (5.00%) SAML
2 5 (5.00%) SOAP
2 5 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (5.00%) Web Services
2 5 (5.00%) XML
3 4 (4.00%) .NET
4 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.00%) Spring
5 2 (2.00%) Middleware
6 1 (1.00%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.00%) J2EE
6 1 (1.00%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.00%) Blog
2 13 (13.00%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.00%) User Experience
4 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.00%) Private Cloud
5 6 (6.00%) CMDB
6 5 (5.00%) NHS
7 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.00%) EPoS
8 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.00%) Agile
2 58 (58.00%) Technology Strategy
3 31 (31.00%) Service Management
4 23 (23.00%) ITSM
5 21 (21.00%) Thought Leadership
6 18 (18.00%) ITIL
7 15 (15.00%) Customer Experience
8 14 (14.00%) DevOps
8 14 (14.00%) Service Delivery
9 13 (13.00%) Business Strategy
9 13 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (13.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (12.00%) Data Modelling
10 12 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (11.00%) Microservices
11 11 (11.00%) Strategic Roadmap
11 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
12 9 (9.00%) Customer Service
12 9 (9.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) Java
2 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.00%) Python
3 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.00%) Bash
4 1 (1.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) DBS Check
1 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.00%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
3 1 (1.00%) Azure Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CISM
3 1 (1.00%) CISSP
3 1 (1.00%) CITP
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) GDPR
1 1 (1.00%) GRC
1 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (8.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (7.00%) Istio
4 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
2 10 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.00%) Autodesk
3 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.00%) Aareon
4 1 (1.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.00%) Pega
4 1 (1.00%) Zoomdata