The median annual salary for a Senior IT Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior IT Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 763 786
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Manager 115 172 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 78 146 125
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £44,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.73% -11.53%  

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Manager in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior IT Manager in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior IT Manager over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior IT Manager in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +5 109 £60,000 +2.12% 8
London +27 55 £65,000 - 2
South East +41 24 £60,000 - 1
City of London +21 8 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Yorkshire -7 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Berkshire +33 7 £58,500 -2.50% 1
East Midlands +24 7 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Oxfordshire +19 7 £65,000 +4.00%
Surrey +29 6 £55,000 -20.00%
East of England -7 6 £57,500 +53.33%
Hertfordshire +6 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Northamptonshire +4 4 £32,500 -40.90%
South West -9 4 £60,000 +31.14% 1
North West -47 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Wakefield - 4 £32,500 -
Newbury - 4 £58,500 -
Abingdon - 4 £65,000 -
Scotland +11 3 £50,000 -10.71%
Northampton +7 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Leeds +1 3 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Edinburgh -8 3 £50,000 -21.56%
Leatherhead - 3 - -
Twickenham - 3 £55,000 -
Bournemouth +1 2 £60,000 -
Dorset +1 2 £60,000 -
Cheshire -34 2 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Manchester -43 2 £42,500 -26.08%
Banbury - 2 £60,000 -
Heathrow - 2 £52,500 -

Senior IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior IT 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 IT Manager in the job title.

1 91 (40.63%) Project Management
2 79 (35.27%) PRINCE2
3 71 (31.70%) Finance
4 62 (27.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (16.52%) Retail
7 35 (15.63%) Mentoring
8 33 (14.73%) ITIL
9 30 (13.39%) Microsoft
9 30 (13.39%) Change Management
10 28 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 27 (12.05%) Risk Management
12 25 (11.16%) IT Strategy
13 24 (10.71%) Programme Management
14 23 (10.27%) Coaching
15 22 (9.82%) SDLC
16 21 (9.38%) PMO
16 21 (9.38%) Business Development
16 21 (9.38%) Windows
17 20 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (8.04%) Business Transformation
19 17 (7.59%) Degree
19 17 (7.59%) PMI Certification
20 16 (7.14%) QA
20 16 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 16 (7.14%) Waterfall
21 15 (6.70%) Line Management
21 15 (6.70%) Matrix Management
21 15 (6.70%) E-Commerce
21 15 (6.70%) ERP

Senior IT 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 10 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.34%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.89%) CMS
4 2 (0.89%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Actimize
2 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.79%) Office 365
2 2 (0.89%) Force.com
2 2 (0.89%) Mimecast
2 2 (0.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.02%) Firewall
2 8 (3.57%) VoIP
3 7 (3.13%) DNS
4 6 (2.68%) CTI
4 6 (2.68%) Wireless
5 4 (1.79%) MPLS
5 4 (1.79%) VPLS
6 3 (1.34%) PPP
6 3 (1.34%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.89%) Intranet
7 2 (0.89%) SAN
7 2 (0.89%) Skype
7 2 (0.89%) SSL
7 2 (0.89%) VPN
8 1 (0.45%) DHCP
8 1 (0.45%) LAN
8 1 (0.45%) Network Security
8 1 (0.45%) WAN
8 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.45%) MS Access
3 1 (0.45%) QlikView
3 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.34%) JIRA
1 3 (1.34%) LoadRunner
1 3 (1.34%) Selenium
2 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (31.70%) Finance
2 37 (16.52%) Retail
3 12 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.57%) Legal
5 7 (3.13%) Banking
6 6 (2.68%) Back Office
7 5 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.34%) Law
8 3 (1.34%) Marketing
9 2 (0.89%) Electronics
9 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.45%) French Language
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
10 1 (0.45%) Local Government
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.34%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
2 1 (0.45%) CSS3
2 1 (0.45%) HTML
2 1 (0.45%) HTML5
2 1 (0.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.46%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.57%) EPoS
3 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.68%) IVR
4 4 (1.79%) Biotechnology
4 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.79%) PMI
5 3 (1.34%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.34%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.34%) FMCG
5 3 (1.34%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Fintech
7 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) iSeries
7 1 (0.45%) Life Science
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.38%) Windows
2 10 (4.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.89%) Linux
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (40.63%) Project Management
2 79 (35.27%) PRINCE2
3 62 (27.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 33 (14.73%) ITIL
7 30 (13.39%) Change Management
8 28 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 27 (12.05%) Risk Management
10 25 (11.16%) IT Strategy
11 24 (10.71%) Programme Management
12 23 (10.27%) Coaching
13 22 (9.82%) SDLC
14 21 (9.38%) Business Development
15 18 (8.04%) Business Transformation
16 16 (7.14%) Waterfall
17 15 (6.70%) E-Commerce
17 15 (6.70%) ERP
17 15 (6.70%) Line Management
17 15 (6.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 7 (3.13%) SQL
2 5 (2.23%) C
3 2 (0.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (7.59%) Degree
2 17 (7.59%) PMI Certification
3 16 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (6.25%) CISA
4 14 (6.25%) PMP
5 8 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.23%) CIMA
6 5 (2.23%) CISSP
7 4 (1.79%) APMP
7 4 (1.79%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.89%) CISM
8 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) ACCA
9 1 (0.45%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.45%) ISEB
9 1 (0.45%) QiCA
9 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.38%) PMO
2 16 (7.14%) QA
3 9 (4.02%) COBIT
4 5 (2.23%) GxP
5 3 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.45%) MiFID
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.89%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) SCOM
2 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.46%) Oracle
3 9 (4.02%) Cognizant
4 8 (3.57%) SAP
4 8 (3.57%) VMware
5 5 (2.23%) Dell
6 4 (1.79%) HP
7 3 (1.34%) Cisco
7 3 (1.34%) hybris
7 3 (1.34%) Progress
8 2 (0.89%) Citrix
8 2 (0.89%) IBM
8 2 (0.89%) Lotus
8 2 (0.89%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.89%) Symantec
8 2 (0.89%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.45%) CA
9 1 (0.45%) JDA
9 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
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