The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Manager
England / South West
Rank 212 181 211
Rank change year-on-year -31 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 28 76 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 1.30% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.34% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 21
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £46,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £59,750 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -0.41% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4917 5654 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.70% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4106 4670 4874
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -11 12 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Wiltshire -10 7 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Somerset -10 4 £67,500 +42.10% 2
Dorset +26 2 £60,000 +75.18% 1
Gloucestershire -2 1 £37,500 -48.27%
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 58 (71.60%) Finance
2 55 (67.90%) Project Management
3 40 (49.38%) PRINCE2
4 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (22.22%) ITIL
6 17 (20.99%) Programme Management
7 14 (17.28%) Data Centre
8 13 (16.05%) APMP
8 13 (16.05%) Retail
9 12 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
9 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
9 12 (14.81%) Project Planning
9 12 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (12.35%) Scrum
12 9 (11.11%) Degree
12 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
13 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
14 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
14 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
15 6 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
15 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (7.41%) Business Transformation
15 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
15 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (6.17%) JIRA
16 5 (6.17%) ISEB
16 5 (6.17%) Microsoft

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (6.17%) Confluence
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.70%) SAP HCM
1 3 (3.70%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) SMS
2 1 (1.23%) BGP
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) MPLS
2 1 (1.23%) OSPF
2 1 (1.23%) RIP
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 58 (71.60%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Retail
3 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.94%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Flash
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.23%) jQuery
2 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) FMCG
4 1 (1.23%) Blog
4 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Android
1 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.94%) Linux
1 4 (4.94%) Mac OS
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.90%) Project Management
2 40 (49.38%) PRINCE2
3 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.22%) ITIL
4 18 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.99%) Programme Management
6 12 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
6 12 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
6 12 (14.81%) Project Planning
7 10 (12.35%) Scrum
8 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
9 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (7.41%) Business Transformation
12 5 (6.17%) DSDM
12 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.94%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) C#
2 2 (2.47%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.23%) Python
3 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) APMP
2 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (11.11%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (6.17%) ISEB
6 2 (2.47%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PMP
6 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Apple
2 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.94%) SAP
3 3 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.47%) Cadence
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
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