The median annual salary for an Incident Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Incident Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 782 795
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Manager 99 158 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 74 103 148
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £37,000 £23,850 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £41,750 £44,750
% change year-on-year +22.75% -6.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Manager over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Manager in the UK

Incident Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 98 £55,000 +10.00% 13
UK excluding London -37 51 £51,250 +22.75% 8
London +35 47 £57,500 -11.53% 5
South East +36 24 £71,250 +42.50% 2
East of England -12 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North of England -13 7 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Midlands -18 4 £44,000 -2.22% 1
South West -4 2 £45,000 +7.78% 3

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Incident 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 Incident Manager in the job title.

1 145 (61.70%) Incident Management
2 143 (60.85%) ITIL
3 102 (43.40%) Finance
4 95 (40.43%) Problem Management
5 74 (31.49%) Service Management
6 64 (27.23%) Service Delivery
7 53 (22.55%) Degree
8 49 (20.85%) ITSM
9 48 (20.43%) Change Management
10 44 (18.72%) ITIL Certification
11 39 (16.60%) Cybersecurity
12 38 (16.17%) Project Management
12 38 (16.17%) Information Security
13 37 (15.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
15 32 (13.62%) Data Analysis
16 31 (13.19%) Security Cleared
17 28 (11.91%) Banking
17 28 (11.91%) Microsoft Excel
17 28 (11.91%) Windows
18 27 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
19 26 (11.06%) SLA
20 25 (10.64%) Management Information System
20 25 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
21 24 (10.21%) User Experience
21 24 (10.21%) ServiceNow
21 24 (10.21%) QA
21 24 (10.21%) DV Cleared
22 23 (9.79%) Trend Analysis
22 23 (9.79%) SC Cleared

Incident 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 20 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.98%) Confluence
3 3 (1.28%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.43%) JCAPS
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (11.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.83%) NetScaler
2 5 (2.13%) DHCP
2 5 (2.13%) DNS
2 5 (2.13%) Firewall
2 5 (2.13%) Frame Relay
2 5 (2.13%) LAN
2 5 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.13%) VPN
2 5 (2.13%) WAN
3 3 (1.28%) Broadband
3 3 (1.28%) Intranet
3 3 (1.28%) Skype
4 2 (0.85%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.40%) JIRA
General
1 102 (43.40%) Finance
2 28 (11.91%) Banking
3 15 (6.38%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.40%) Law
7 4 (1.70%) Legal
7 4 (1.70%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 24 (10.21%) User Experience
3 21 (8.94%) Cyberthreat
4 15 (6.38%) Cyber Attack
5 12 (5.11%) Cybercrime
6 10 (4.26%) CMDB
7 9 (3.83%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.98%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.98%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.98%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.28%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.85%) Fintech
10 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.85%) NHS
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.91%) Windows
2 18 (7.66%) Unix
3 12 (5.11%) Linux
4 11 (4.68%) Solaris
5 6 (2.55%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (61.70%) Incident Management
2 143 (60.85%) ITIL
3 95 (40.43%) Problem Management
4 74 (31.49%) Service Management
5 64 (27.23%) Service Delivery
6 49 (20.85%) ITSM
7 48 (20.43%) Change Management
8 39 (16.60%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (16.17%) Information Security
9 38 (16.17%) Project Management
10 37 (15.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (13.62%) Data Analysis
12 23 (9.79%) Trend Analysis
13 20 (8.51%) Process Improvement
14 19 (8.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
15 18 (7.66%) Mentoring
16 17 (7.23%) ITIL V3
16 17 (7.23%) Knowledge Management
16 17 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (6.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.23%) SQL
2 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (22.55%) Degree
2 44 (18.72%) ITIL Certification
3 31 (13.19%) Security Cleared
4 24 (10.21%) DV Cleared
5 23 (9.79%) SC Cleared
6 20 (8.51%) GIAC
6 20 (8.51%) SANS
7 12 (5.11%) CEH
8 9 (3.83%) CISSP
8 9 (3.83%) ISEB
8 9 (3.83%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (3.40%) CISM
10 7 (2.98%) CISA
10 7 (2.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.55%) GCIH
12 4 (1.70%) CREST Certified
12 4 (1.70%) GCFA
13 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
14 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.06%) SLA
2 24 (10.21%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 2 (0.85%) CSIRT
1 2 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.43%) AppManager
2 1 (0.43%) EnCase
2 1 (0.43%) FTK
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.21%) ServiceNow
3 23 (9.79%) Cisco
4 18 (7.66%) Remedy
5 11 (4.68%) Sun
6 10 (4.26%) Oracle
7 9 (3.83%) Hitachi
7 9 (3.83%) IBM
7 9 (3.83%) Sybase
7 9 (3.83%) Veritas
8 3 (1.28%) Citrix
9 2 (0.85%) BMC
9 2 (0.85%) Google
9 2 (0.85%) Peregrine
9 2 (0.85%) SAP
9 2 (0.85%) Splunk
9 2 (0.85%) VMware
10 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.43%) Juniper
10 1 (0.43%) LogRhythm
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