The median annual salary for a Senior Incident Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Incident Manager
UK
Rank 840 939 959
Rank change year-on-year +99 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Incident Manager 20 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.016% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.017% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 3
Median salary £80,000 £60,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +36.36%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
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%  

Senior Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Incident Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Incident Manager in the UK

Senior Incident Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Incident Manager in the UK

Senior Incident Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Incident Manager over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Incident Manager in the UK

Senior Incident 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 Senior Incident Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +111 20 £80,000 +33.33%
London +97 19 £80,000 -20.00%
South East +49 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire +24 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Wokingham +1 1 £55,000 -0.90%

Senior Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Incident Manager in the job title.

1 26 (78.79%) Incident Management
2 17 (51.52%) Finance
3 16 (48.48%) Information Security
3 16 (48.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (48.48%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (48.48%) Attack Monitoring
4 15 (45.45%) Cyber Attack
5 14 (42.42%) ServiceNow
5 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
5 14 (42.42%) Threat Analysis
5 14 (42.42%) GIAC
5 14 (42.42%) Data Security
5 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
5 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
6 13 (39.39%) Regulatory Compliance
7 12 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
7 12 (36.36%) SANS
7 12 (36.36%) Security Operations
7 12 (36.36%) ITIL
7 12 (36.36%) Cybercrime
7 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) CEH
7 12 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (21.21%) Banking
9 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
10 4 (12.12%) SLA

Senior Incident 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.03%) MPLS
1 1 (3.03%) SDH
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Cyber Attack
2 12 (36.36%) Cybercrime
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Incident Management
2 16 (48.48%) Attack Monitoring
2 16 (48.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (48.48%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (48.48%) Information Security
3 14 (42.42%) Data Security
3 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
3 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
3 14 (42.42%) Threat Analysis
4 13 (39.39%) Regulatory Compliance
5 12 (36.36%) ITIL
5 12 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
5 12 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 12 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) GIAC
2 12 (36.36%) CEH
2 12 (36.36%) DV Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) SANS
2 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) PMO
3 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) ServiceNow
2 3 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco