Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £42,396 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 60 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 20 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.37% 3.26% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.53% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 26
Merseyside median annual salary £42,396 £45,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% -6.74% -3.50%
10th Percentile £38,685 £36,350 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 834 907 1,146
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.82% 92.46% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 650 680 830
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,450 £26,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,875 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -3 10 £42,396 -10.75% 4
Bootle - 4 £40,349 -
Wirral +6 1 £50,000 -
IT Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT 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 Merseyside region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Design
5 4 (20.00%) PMO
5 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (20.00%) Co-Creation
5 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) SLA
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (15.00%) CMDB
7 2 (10.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.00%) New Relic
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.00%) Network Management
7 2 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (10.00%) Dynatrace
7 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (10.00%) Server Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) Co-Creation
5 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Design
5 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (10.00%) Network Management
7 2 (10.00%) Server Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) MOM
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.00%) Dynatrace
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) New Relic
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds