Period
to 7 August 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 7 August 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 82 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 12 36 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 1.79% 2.41% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.47% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 47
Median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.18% +4.76% +40.00%
10th Percentile £36,875 £31,250 £41,700
90th Percentile £82,625 £57,875 £85,000
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +20.00%

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 649 1,459 1,328
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.72% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 541 1,219 1,173
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,250 £65,000 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Southampton

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in Southampton.

Salary trend for IT Manager in Southampton

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in Southampton over the 6 months to 7 August 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 7 August 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 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Power Platform
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Power BI
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA

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 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
1 2 (16.67%) Power Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle