Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 256 249
Rank change year-on-year -46 -7 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 78 107 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.86% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.88% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 56 94 89
North West median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -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 12809 12111 12607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10245 10184 10464
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior Manager in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -31 44 £62,000 +18.10% 8
Cheshire -24 19 £51,250 -28.07% 1
Merseyside +23 8 £52,500 -16.00%
Lancashire -8 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 North West region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 36 (46.15%) Finance
2 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.46%) Project Management
4 23 (29.49%) Retail
5 18 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
8 10 (12.82%) Marketing
8 10 (12.82%) Degree
8 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.54%) Line Management
9 9 (11.54%) ITIL
10 8 (10.26%) SAP
10 8 (10.26%) Change Control
11 7 (8.97%) Analytics
11 7 (8.97%) SDLC
12 6 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
12 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
12 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
12 6 (7.69%) Coaching
13 5 (6.41%) APMP
13 5 (6.41%) Big Data
13 5 (6.41%) Test Management
13 5 (6.41%) Matrix Organization
13 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
13 5 (6.41%) SQL

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 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.85%) SAS
1 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Big Data
2 3 (3.85%) QlikView
2 3 (3.85%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
General
1 36 (46.15%) Finance
2 23 (29.49%) Retail
3 10 (12.82%) Marketing
4 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.13%) Advertising
5 4 (5.13%) Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Law
5 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Billing
7 2 (2.56%) Games
7 2 (2.56%) German Language
8 1 (1.28%) Back Office
8 1 (1.28%) Czech Language
8 1 (1.28%) Electronics
8 1 (1.28%) French Language
8 1 (1.28%) Legal
8 1 (1.28%) Local Government
8 1 (1.28%) Retail Finance
8 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) CGI
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.28%) iSeries
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) Project Management
3 18 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
6 10 (12.82%) Waterfall
7 9 (11.54%) ITIL
7 9 (11.54%) Line Management
8 8 (10.26%) Change Control
9 7 (8.97%) Analytics
9 7 (8.97%) SDLC
10 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.69%) Coaching
10 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.41%) Business Development
11 5 (6.41%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (6.41%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) C
2 2 (2.56%) C#
2 2 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) APMP
3 3 (3.85%) CISA
3 3 (3.85%) CISM
3 3 (3.85%) PMP
3 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.56%) CISMP
4 2 (2.56%) CISSP
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.56%) CRISC
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.56%) PhD
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.56%) SANS
5 1 (1.28%) APMG
5 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) PMO
2 2 (2.56%) GDPR
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 22301
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.28%) NEBOSH
3 1 (1.28%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) SAP
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.13%) Ariba
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) Cognos
4 3 (3.85%) Tableau
5 2 (2.56%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) hybris