Period
to 25 January 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

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

IT Manager
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 98 124
Rank change year-on-year -13 +26 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 11 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.72% 1.13% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.18% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Southampton median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -1.87% +18.89%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,250 £31,325
90th Percentile £63,125 £85,000 £76,250
Hampshire median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +0.96% +12.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,512 1,274 1,712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.50% 96.30% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 1,076 1,548
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Southampton

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Southampton

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Southampton over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 Southampton region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) IT Governance
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (18.18%) IT Audit
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Contingency Planning
1 4 (36.36%) IT Governance
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (18.18%) IT Audit
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds