Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an ICT Manager was £48,450 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

ICT Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1121 1160 1211
Rank change year-on-year +39 +51 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Manager 90 62 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.033% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.034% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 74 57 77
UK median annual salary £48,450 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.10% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £33,250 £37,500 £33,900
90th Percentile £59,275 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +35.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

ICT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ICT Manager in the UK

ICT Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ICT Manager in the UK

ICT Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ICT Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ICT Manager in the UK

ICT Manager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England +71 86 £48,500 -3.00% 7
London +28 47 £50,000 -
UK excluding London +56 42 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Midlands +46 16 £51,000 +24.39% 2
West Midlands +25 11 £58,000 +41.46% 2
South West +26 9 £28,000 -11.11% 1
South East +41 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
North of England +14 5 £48,500 -7.62% 2
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
North East +7 3 £48,500 -7.62% 1
Scotland -7 2 £34,500 -
North West -22 2 £45,000 +8.20% 1
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
East of England +11 1 £35,372 -16.77% 1

ICT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, ICT 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 featuring ICT Manager in the job title.

1 38 (42.22%) ITIL
2 23 (25.56%) Degree
3 21 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 21 (23.33%) Change Management
4 20 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 19 (21.11%) Local Government
6 18 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (18.89%) Project Management
8 15 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 15 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 14 (15.56%) Windows
9 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
10 13 (14.44%) Finance
10 13 (14.44%) Portfolio Management
10 13 (14.44%) Driving Licence
10 13 (14.44%) Windows Server
11 11 (12.22%) Strategic Planning
12 9 (10.00%) Coaching
13 8 (8.89%) Line Management
13 8 (8.89%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 8 (8.89%) Office 365
13 8 (8.89%) Data Protection
13 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
13 8 (8.89%) Business Development
13 8 (8.89%) Information Management
13 8 (8.89%) Service Management
14 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
14 7 (7.78%) Information Security
14 7 (7.78%) Programme Management

ICT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Infor CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (1.11%) GitHub
4 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Firewall
1 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.22%) LAN
3 2 (2.22%) VLAN
3 2 (2.22%) VoIP
3 2 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (1.11%) DSL
4 1 (1.11%) MPLS
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.22%) Lumira
3 2 (2.22%) Power BI
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (21.11%) Local Government
2 13 (14.44%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) Back Office
3 6 (6.67%) Legal
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.56%) French Language
5 3 (3.33%) Advertising
5 3 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.11%) CSS3
2 1 (1.11%) HTML
2 1 (1.11%) HTML5
2 1 (1.11%) jQuery
2 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.11%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Driving Licence
2 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.33%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.22%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.22%) Tandem
7 1 (1.11%) BYOD
7 1 (1.11%) Life Science
7 1 (1.11%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 13 (14.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) ITIL
2 21 (23.33%) Change Management
2 21 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 20 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 18 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (18.89%) Project Management
6 15 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 15 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 13 (14.44%) Portfolio Management
8 11 (12.22%) Strategic Planning
9 9 (10.00%) Coaching
10 8 (8.89%) Business Development
10 8 (8.89%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 8 (8.89%) Data Protection
10 8 (8.89%) Information Management
10 8 (8.89%) Line Management
10 8 (8.89%) Service Management
11 7 (7.78%) Information Security
11 7 (7.78%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.11%) C
3 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.11%) PHP
3 1 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) CISA
3 3 (3.33%) CISM
3 3 (3.33%) CISMP
3 3 (3.33%) CISSP
3 3 (3.33%) CRISC
4 2 (2.22%) ACCA
4 2 (2.22%) CCAB
4 2 (2.22%) CIMA
4 2 (2.22%) CIPFA
4 2 (2.22%) ICAEW
4 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.11%) APMP
5 1 (1.11%) CCA
5 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.11%) PMP
5 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.44%) SLA
3 3 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.11%) GDPR
5 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Citrix
2 3 (3.33%) VMware
3 2 (2.22%) Apple
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco
3 2 (2.22%) Google
3 2 (2.22%) HP
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle
3 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.11%) BMC
4 1 (1.11%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.11%) Remedy
4 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow