Period
to 29 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £60,607 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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

Senior Manager
England > North West
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 216 264 288
Rank change year-on-year +48 +24 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 37 67 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.69% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 63
Median annual salary £60,607 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.19% -8.33% +10.60%
10th Percentile £40,179 £47,323 £50,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,535 £90,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,995 9,722 11,793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 95.98% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,764 7,356 9,548
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in the North West

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Manager in the North West.

Salary trend for Senior Manager in the North West

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in the North West

Senior Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
Manchester +57 20 £73,750 +22.92% 1
Cheshire +35 5 - -
Lancashire +31 5 £57,250 +6.86%
Merseyside +18 5 £42,123 -23.41% 1
Cumbria - 2 £60,000 -
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, Senior 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 West region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Degree
3 8 (21.62%) Project Management
3 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
4 7 (18.92%) Coaching
4 7 (18.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 7 (18.92%) Commercial Awareness
4 7 (18.92%) Data Governance
4 7 (18.92%) Analytics
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security
5 6 (16.22%) Data Privacy
5 6 (16.22%) Power BI
5 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (16.22%) Power Platform
6 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (13.51%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.51%) Physics
6 5 (13.51%) Ergonomics
6 5 (13.51%) Human Factors
6 5 (13.51%) Data Protection

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Power Platform
2 4 (10.81%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) Skype
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Power BI
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Economy
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Life Science
2 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
2 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (21.62%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Analytics
3 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.92%) Coaching
3 7 (18.92%) Commercial Awareness
3 7 (18.92%) Data Governance
3 7 (18.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Data Privacy
4 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.51%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) CISM
2 5 (13.51%) CISSP
3 3 (8.11%) CISA
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) SANS
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.70%) HNC
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.70%) PMO
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Apple
2 1 (2.70%) Capita
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle