Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 201 193
Rank change year-on-year -50 -8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 43 80 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 1.07% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.09% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 66 51
Manchester median annual salary £62,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.10% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,875 £90,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Manchester

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in Manchester

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in Manchester

Senior Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bolton -2 2 - -
Senior Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) Finance
4 11 (25.58%) Retail
5 9 (20.93%) Degree
6 8 (18.60%) Marketing
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
6 8 (18.60%) SAP
7 7 (16.28%) Line Management
8 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) Unix
8 5 (11.63%) SQL
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.63%) Big Data
9 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.30%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) ERP
9 4 (9.30%) Ariba
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) Advertising
9 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Test Management
10 3 (6.98%) Email Marketing
10 3 (6.98%) Copywriting
10 3 (6.98%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (6.98%) Change Control

Senior Manager Skill Set
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 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Retail
3 8 (18.60%) Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Advertising
5 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.65%) Billing
6 2 (4.65%) Games
6 2 (4.65%) German Language
7 1 (2.33%) Banking
7 1 (2.33%) Czech Language
7 1 (2.33%) Electronics
7 1 (2.33%) French Language
7 1 (2.33%) Law
7 1 (2.33%) Local Government
7 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) iSeries
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
3 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.28%) Line Management
5 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.30%) ERP
6 4 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
6 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.30%) Test Management
6 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Coaching
7 3 (6.98%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.98%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (6.98%) Source to Pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) CISA
2 3 (6.98%) CISM
3 2 (4.65%) CISMP
3 2 (4.65%) CISSP
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.65%) CRISC
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.65%) PhD
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SANS
4 1 (2.33%) ACCA
4 1 (2.33%) CIPFA
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PMO
2 2 (4.65%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 22301
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Ariba
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) hybris