Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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

IT Manager
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 92 61 85
Rank change year-on-year -31 +24 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 21 25 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.57% 2.62% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 2.69% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 15
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,950 £29,767
25th Percentile £41,631 £42,125 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.16% +9.20% -0.35%
75th Percentile £49,375 £57,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £59,750 £51,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,225 928 1,241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.49% 97.17% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 902 788 907
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,563 £33,750 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -2.44%
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in the North East

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in the North East

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in the North East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in the North East

IT Manager
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Tyne and Wear -30 11 £46,000 -12.38% 16
Durham -5 10 £42,500 +11.84% 2
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 North East region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Supplier Management
2 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) BPR
2 5 (23.81%) Contract Management
2 5 (23.81%) Inventory Management
2 5 (23.81%) Inventory Control
2 5 (23.81%) Social Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) ITSM
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (4.76%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 5 (23.81%) Social Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) BPR
2 5 (23.81%) Contract Management
2 5 (23.81%) Inventory Control
2 5 (23.81%) Inventory Management
2 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) Supplier Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITSM
4 3 (14.29%) People Management
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) SAP