Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

IT Manager
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 88 88
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 17 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.13% 1.05% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.07% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 13
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% -11.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,700 £60,350 £62,250
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 786 1,025 1,245
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.25% 97.43% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 647 842 1,102
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,400 £55,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Staffordshire

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Staffordshire

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Staffordshire

IT Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 10 £46,250 -15.91% 3
Tamworth - 3 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -13 1 £40,500 -24.65%
IT Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Staffordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) SLA
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
4 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) PMP
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) B2B
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.76%) Spend Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
6 1 (5.88%) GDPR

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Supplier Management
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) B2B
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Spend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam