Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Major Incident Manager was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Major Incident Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1127 1144 1244
Rank change year-on-year +17 +100 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Major Incident Manager 62 75 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.042% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 52
UK median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £55,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% -18.55% +16.32%
10th Percentile £36,821 £41,250 £33,875
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £64,960
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -21.74% +26.37%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Major Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Major Incident Manager in the UK

Major Incident Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Major Incident Manager in the UK

Major Incident Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Major Incident Manager over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Major Incident Manager in the UK

Major Incident Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Major Incident Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +33 61 £45,000 - 5
UK excluding London +15 51 £45,000 - 4
East of England +8 15 £47,500 - 3
North of England +13 14 £39,131 -10.56%
South East +42 12 £47,500 -18.45% 1
London +2 11 £72,500 -19.44% 1
Midlands -16 7 £39,131 -13.04%
West Midlands -17 7 £39,131 -13.04%
North East - 6 £39,131 -
Yorkshire +7 5 £42,500 -8.11%
North West -10 3 £37,500 -14.29%
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

Major Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Major 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 Major Incident Manager in the job title.

1 56 (90.32%) ITIL
2 51 (82.26%) Incident Management
3 41 (66.13%) Problem Management
4 33 (53.23%) Service Management
5 25 (40.32%) Change Management
6 21 (33.87%) Service Delivery
7 20 (32.26%) ITSM
7 20 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
9 12 (19.35%) ITIL V3
9 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
10 10 (16.13%) Time Management
11 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
11 9 (14.52%) Finance
11 9 (14.52%) Sun
12 8 (12.90%) Google
12 8 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (12.90%) Coaching
13 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (11.29%) Linux
14 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
14 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
15 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
16 4 (6.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
16 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
16 4 (6.45%) SAP
16 4 (6.45%) Oracle
16 4 (6.45%) Windows
16 4 (6.45%) HPUX
16 4 (6.45%) Solaris

Major 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:

Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (6.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.45%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Advertising
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) NHS
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) HPUX
2 4 (6.45%) Solaris
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (90.32%) ITIL
2 51 (82.26%) Incident Management
3 41 (66.13%) Problem Management
4 33 (53.23%) Service Management
5 25 (40.32%) Change Management
6 21 (33.87%) Service Delivery
7 20 (32.26%) ITSM
8 12 (19.35%) ITIL V3
9 10 (16.13%) Time Management
10 8 (12.90%) Coaching
11 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
13 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
13 4 (6.45%) ERP
13 4 (6.45%) Project Management
14 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
14 3 (4.84%) Data Centre Operations
14 3 (4.84%) Matrix Management
14 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
3 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Sun
2 8 (12.90%) Google
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Remedy
3 4 (6.45%) SAP
4 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) VMware