Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 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 > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 251 222
Rank change year-on-year -21 -29 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 61 96 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.89% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.91% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 119
South West median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £87,000 £68,000 £73,099
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 South 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10082 10518 11474
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8354 8888 9712
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,713 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in the South West

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in the South West

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in the South West

Senior Manager
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bristol -44 31 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Wiltshire -2 17 £56,500 +2.73% 1
Gloucestershire +27 7 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Somerset -1 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Devon +17 2 £52,500 +26.51% 1
Dorset 0 2 £57,500 -
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 27 (44.26%) PRINCE2
1 27 (44.26%) Project Management
2 23 (37.70%) Finance
3 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.03%) ITIL
6 10 (16.39%) SQL
6 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
6 10 (16.39%) Retail
6 10 (16.39%) Knowledge Management
6 10 (16.39%) Project Planning
6 10 (16.39%) APMP
6 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
6 10 (16.39%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (11.48%) Business Development
8 6 (9.84%) Marketing
8 6 (9.84%) Software Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.20%) Analytics
9 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.20%) Smart Energy
9 5 (8.20%) JIRA
9 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
9 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
9 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.20%) Risk Management

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.28%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.28%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
2 10 (16.39%) Retail
3 6 (9.84%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Smart Energy
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Android
1 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
1 2 (3.28%) Unix
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) PRINCE2
1 27 (44.26%) Project Management
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.03%) ITIL
5 10 (16.39%) Knowledge Management
5 10 (16.39%) Matrix Organization
5 10 (16.39%) Project Planning
6 7 (11.48%) Business Development
7 6 (9.84%) Proactive Monitoring
7 6 (9.84%) Software Delivery
8 5 (8.20%) Analytics
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
9 4 (6.56%) Change Control
9 4 (6.56%) Change Management
9 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C
3 2 (3.28%) R
4 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) APMP
2 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.56%) CIMA
3 4 (6.56%) CIPD
3 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) MBA
3 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) GDPR
1 1 (1.64%) PMO
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
1 1 (1.64%) SCOM
1 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.28%) Tableau
3 1 (1.64%) CA
3 1 (1.64%) Capita
3 1 (1.64%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) NetApp