Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 80 90
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 32 41 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.08% 2.54% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.59% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 75
Milton Keynes median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,250 £42,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £67,400 £58,750 £63,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +12.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,488 1,580 2,332
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 97.95% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,401 1,953
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,300 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +5.58%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Milton Keynes

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Milton Keynes

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Milton Keynes

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Information Security
3 9 (28.13%) CISSP
4 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 8 (25.00%) CISM
4 8 (25.00%) Data Security
4 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (18.75%) SDLC
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.25%) Finance
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.13%) ISEB
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (3.13%) SAN
9 1 (3.13%) Sage
9 1 (3.13%) EPoS
9 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
9 1 (3.13%) .NET
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle
9 1 (3.13%) SAP

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) RESTful
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) BYOD
1 1 (3.13%) CCTV
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Information Security
3 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.00%) Data Security
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) SDLC
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) Database Optimisation
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (3.13%) IT Audit
8 1 (3.13%) Server Building
8 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CISSP
2 8 (25.00%) CISM
3 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.13%) CISA
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) QiCA
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Sage
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) VMware