Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Strategy Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Strategy Manager
England > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 363 357
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 5 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.044% 0.091% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.094% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 6
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -14.06% +39.13%
10th Percentile £40,656 £39,000 £58,875
90th Percentile £68,239 £66,000 £73,250
England median annual salary £67,377 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.29% - -7.69%

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 10,950 12,733 12,069
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.68% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,887 10,202 10,156
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Strategy Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategy Manager in the North West

Strategy Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Strategy Manager in the North West.

Salary trend for Strategy Manager in the North West

Strategy Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Strategy Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Strategy Manager in the North West

Strategy 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 Strategy Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Cheshire - 2 £57,272 -
Merseyside +11 1 £60,000 -
Manchester -6 1 £55,000 -5.58%
Lancashire - 1 £39,500 -
Strategy Manager
England

Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Strategy 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 Strategy Manager in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) MCDST
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

Strategy 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP