IT Manager Jobs in the Midlands

IT Manager
England > Midlands

The median IT Manager salary in the Midlands is £50,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

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

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 69 149 132
Rank change year-on-year +80 -17 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 383 211 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.41% 2.13% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 2.38% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 336 175 232
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,148 £38,750
25th Percentile £39,406 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £60,397
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,674 £57,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year -10.13% +3.60% +5.71%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 10,571 8,879 10,307
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.06% 89.56% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8,085 4,881 7,234
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £60,741 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in the Midlands

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in the Midlands.

Salary trend for IT Manager in the Midlands

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in the Midlands

IT Manager
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
West Midlands +48 199 £54,825 -0.32% 31
East Midlands +86 169 £50,000 -9.09% 26
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 April 2024, IT Manager job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 127 (33.16%) Social Skills
2 121 (31.59%) Finance
3 116 (30.29%) Project Management
4 81 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (19.84%) Agile
6 73 (19.06%) Problem-Solving
7 72 (18.80%) Microsoft 365
8 61 (15.93%) Risk Management
9 57 (14.88%) Microsoft
10 55 (14.36%) Law
11 54 (14.10%) Azure
12 53 (13.84%) Change Management
12 53 (13.84%) Project Delivery
13 51 (13.32%) Service Delivery
14 48 (12.53%) ERP
15 47 (12.27%) ITIL
16 44 (11.49%) Waterfall
16 44 (11.49%) Business Case
17 41 (10.70%) Retail
17 41 (10.70%) Active Directory
18 39 (10.18%) Business Change Management
19 38 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
20 36 (9.40%) Mentoring
20 36 (9.40%) Windows
21 35 (9.14%) Cybersecurity
22 33 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
23 32 (8.36%) Process Improvement
24 30 (7.83%) Firewall
25 27 (7.05%) Intranet
25 27 (7.05%) Sophos

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) CMS
3 1 (0.26%) Confluence
3 1 (0.26%) Ethereum
3 1 (0.26%) Hyperledger
3 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.78%) Trello
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.52%) Shopify
3 1 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 72 (18.80%) Microsoft 365
2 54 (14.10%) Azure
3 23 (6.01%) Power Platform
4 18 (4.70%) Entra ID
5 16 (4.18%) AWS
6 13 (3.39%) GCP
7 5 (1.31%) SaaS
8 4 (1.04%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.52%) Azure Sentinel
10 2 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.52%) Google Workspace
10 2 (0.52%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.52%) Rubrik
11 1 (0.26%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (0.26%) Discord
11 1 (0.26%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.26%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.26%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.83%) Firewall
2 27 (7.05%) Intranet
3 19 (4.96%) DHCP
3 19 (4.96%) DNS
4 15 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (2.87%) VLAN
6 10 (2.61%) VPN
6 10 (2.61%) WAN
7 9 (2.35%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.09%) Network Security
8 8 (2.09%) VoIP
9 6 (1.57%) LAN
10 5 (1.31%) Internet
10 5 (1.31%) SD-WAN
11 4 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (1.04%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.04%) SNMP
12 3 (0.78%) SAN
13 2 (0.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.01%) Power BI
2 13 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) JIRA
General
1 127 (33.16%) Social Skills
2 121 (31.59%) Finance
3 55 (14.36%) Law
4 41 (10.70%) Retail
5 27 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (6.53%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.39%) Legal
8 12 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
9 10 (2.61%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.83%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (1.57%) Presentation Skills
12 5 (1.31%) Documentation Skills
12 5 (1.31%) Marketing
12 5 (1.31%) Public Sector
13 4 (1.04%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (0.78%) Automotive
14 3 (0.78%) Banking
14 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.04%) .NET
1 4 (1.04%) .NET Core
2 1 (0.26%) EDI
2 1 (0.26%) ERC20
2 1 (0.26%) HTML
2 1 (0.26%) Smart Contracts
2 1 (0.26%) Truffle
2 1 (0.26%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.61%) CCTV
5 8 (2.09%) Cyber Threat
6 7 (1.83%) FMCG
7 5 (1.31%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.04%) Product Ownership
8 4 (1.04%) Replication
9 3 (0.78%) Cyberattack
9 3 (0.78%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.52%) EPoS
10 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.52%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.26%) IoT
11 1 (0.26%) PMI
11 1 (0.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.40%) Windows
2 26 (6.79%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.57%) VMS
3 6 (1.57%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.31%) Android
5 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (30.29%) Project Management
2 81 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (19.84%) Agile
4 73 (19.06%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (15.93%) Risk Management
6 53 (13.84%) Change Management
6 53 (13.84%) Project Delivery
7 51 (13.32%) Service Delivery
8 48 (12.53%) ERP
9 47 (12.27%) ITIL
10 44 (11.49%) Business Case
10 44 (11.49%) Waterfall
11 39 (10.18%) Business Change Management
12 38 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (9.40%) Mentoring
14 35 (9.14%) Cybersecurity
15 32 (8.36%) Process Improvement
16 26 (6.79%) Line Management
17 25 (6.53%) Budget Management
17 25 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.22%) SQL
2 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.26%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 20 (5.22%) Degree
2 9 (2.35%) CISSP
2 9 (2.35%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.09%) PMP
4 6 (1.57%) Azure Certification
4 6 (1.57%) CISM
4 6 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.57%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.04%) CISA
6 4 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.04%) MCSE
7 2 (0.52%) CCIE
7 2 (0.52%) CCNA
7 2 (0.52%) CCNP
7 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.52%) MCSA
8 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.48%) Cyber Essentials
1 21 (5.48%) GDPR
2 16 (4.18%) SLA
3 14 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.13%) ITGC
4 12 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (2.35%) Accessibility
6 6 (1.57%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.31%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.31%) PMO
8 4 (1.04%) QA
9 3 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.52%) NIST
11 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 15 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.04%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (1.83%) SmoothWall
3 5 (1.31%) PaperCut
3 5 (1.31%) WSUS
4 2 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.05%) Sophos
3 26 (6.79%) VMware
4 23 (6.01%) Cisco
5 12 (3.13%) Veeam
6 10 (2.61%) Dell
7 9 (2.35%) Meraki
8 7 (1.83%) Google
9 5 (1.31%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.31%) Facebook
9 5 (1.31%) SAP
9 5 (1.31%) SYSPRO
10 4 (1.04%) Apple
10 4 (1.04%) BroadSoft
10 4 (1.04%) Citrix
10 4 (1.04%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (1.04%) QNAP
10 4 (1.04%) Sage
10 4 (1.04%) Ubiquiti
10 4 (1.04%) Zerto