Period
to 27 November 2021

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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

IT Manager
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -42 +17 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 4 1 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.52% 0.32% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
10th Percentile £42,875 " "
25th Percentile £43,438 " £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 - £40,000
75th Percentile £62,188 " £42,500
90th Percentile £63,875 " "
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 661 306 534
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.07% 96.53% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 433 154 396
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year - +2.86% +5.42%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,875 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Northern Ireland

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for IT Manager in Northern Ireland

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Northern Ireland

IT Manager
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
County Antrim - 4 £50,000 - 1
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) PMO
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) Presentation Skills

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO