Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 17 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 78 94
Rank change year-on-year -42 +16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 13 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.75% 2.71% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 2.82% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 28
Southampton median annual salary £53,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.89% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,325 £36,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £50,175 £61,375
Hampshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -

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 1,664 1,206 1,372
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 96.25% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 1,069 1,258
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Southampton region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) PLM
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) French Language
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) PLM
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
4 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds