The median annual salary for a IT Strategy Manager was £48,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Strategy Manager
UK
Rank 860 947 938
Rank change year-on-year +87 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Strategy Manager 7 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.017% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 13
Median salary £48,250 £78,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.53% -10.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £69,575 £63,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £79,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary - £78,500 £71,250
% change year-on-year - +10.17%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Strategy Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured IT Strategy Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy Manager in the UK

IT Strategy Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Strategy Manager in the UK

IT Strategy Manager
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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 +81 4 £48,250 -38.53%
London +73 3 £48,250 -30.65%
West Yorkshire +28 1 - -
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
City of London - 1 £49,000 -

IT Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT Strategy 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 IT Strategy Manager in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) IT Strategy
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Development
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 4 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (18.75%) Scorecard
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) COBIT
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma

IT Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) IT Strategy
2 5 (31.25%) Business Development
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 4 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scorecard
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft