Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

IT Manager
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 73 61
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 21 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.33% 2.93% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.13% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 25
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,650 £40,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £65,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 857 1,184 928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 93.67% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 683 870 709
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £56,250 £56,350
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Merseyside

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Merseyside

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Merseyside

IT Manager
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Liverpool +11 19 £45,000 -10.00%
IT Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Project Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Time Management
6 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) ITSM
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Siebel
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Change Control
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) DBS Check
7 3 (14.29%) Service Design
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL V2
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Citrix
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Information Security

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) Maximo
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Contactless
2 1 (4.76%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Project Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Change Control
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL V2
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Service Design
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Siebel
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) IFS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle