Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

IT Manager
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 86 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 19 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.53% 2.32% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 2.38% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 27
Somerset median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% -5.15%
10th Percentile £38,825 £37,500 £34,800
90th Percentile £64,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1,208 1,218 1,215
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.44% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,028 1,042 1,031
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,175 £24,000 £24,992
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,625 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Somerset

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Somerset

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Somerset

IT Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Bath -13 16 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Taunton +17 2 £47,500 +22.58%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £24,000 -
IT Manager
South West

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT 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 Somerset region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Moodle
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) VLE
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Google
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) PMO
5 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) SaaS
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Electronics
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) SAP

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (26.32%) Moodle
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) VLE
2 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SYSPRO