The median annual salary for a Senior IT Manager was £60,000 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
Senior IT Manager
UK
Rank 755 794 789
Rank change year-on-year +39 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Manager 112 170 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 86 142 147
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £86,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.69% -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 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%  

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 25 March 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 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 +41 106 £60,000 -7.69% 10
London +51 57 £70,000 +3.70% 7
South East +80 18 £53,750 -23.21%
City of London +45 17 £62,000 -4.61% 2
Yorkshire +31 17 £47,500 -5.00%
West Yorkshire +36 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Bradford - 8 £47,500 -
Hampshire +26 6 £52,500 -22.22%
West Midlands +27 5 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £52,500 -25.00%
Milton Keynes +9 5 £52,500 -25.00%
Berkshire +34 4 £73,750 +18.00%
South Yorkshire +11 4 - -
Sheffield +11 4 - -
North West -23 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire +10 3 £62,500 +19.04%
Basingstoke +10 3 £50,000 -23.07%
East Midlands +1 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Reading +33 2 £72,500 +16.00%
Surrey +30 2 £55,000 -21.42%
Northampton +18 2 £52,750 -4.09%
East of England +17 2 £70,000 +19.14% 1
Northamptonshire +15 2 £52,750 -4.09%
North Yorkshire +4 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Harrogate +4 2 £50,000 -23.07%
Northern Ireland -4 2 £87,500 -
County Antrim -5 2 £87,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £62,500 -
Winchester - 2 £62,500 -
Belfast - 2 £87,500 -

Senior IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 122 (45.69%) Project Management
2 89 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 84 (31.46%) Finance
4 80 (29.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (16.10%) Degree
6 42 (15.73%) Change Management
7 40 (14.98%) Retail
8 39 (14.61%) Microsoft
9 37 (13.86%) ITIL
9 37 (13.86%) Mentoring
10 28 (10.49%) IT Strategy
11 26 (9.74%) Windows
12 23 (8.61%) MS Excel
13 21 (7.87%) Risk Management
13 21 (7.87%) Project Planning
13 21 (7.87%) Line Management
14 20 (7.49%) SDLC
14 20 (7.49%) Change Control
15 19 (7.12%) ERP
16 18 (6.74%) PMI Certification
16 18 (6.74%) Coaching
16 18 (6.74%) PMO
17 17 (6.37%) Business Transformation
17 17 (6.37%) Waterfall
17 17 (6.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 17 (6.37%) Service Delivery
18 16 (5.99%) CISA
19 15 (5.62%) CRM
19 15 (5.62%) Linux

Senior IT 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 12 (4.49%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.87%) IIS
3 4 (1.50%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.24%) MS Project
3 9 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.25%) MS Office
4 6 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.12%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.87%) Firewall
2 7 (2.62%) VoIP
3 5 (1.87%) DNS
3 5 (1.87%) MPLS
4 4 (1.50%) CTI
4 4 (1.50%) VPLS
4 4 (1.50%) WAN
4 4 (1.50%) Wireless
5 3 (1.12%) Broadband
6 2 (0.75%) Network Security
7 1 (0.37%) DHCP
7 1 (0.37%) Intranet
7 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.37%) LAN
7 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.37%) VLAN
7 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.50%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.37%) Big Data
3 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.37%) GIS
3 1 (0.37%) QlikView
3 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 84 (31.46%) Finance
2 40 (14.98%) Retail
3 13 (4.87%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.12%) Banking
5 9 (3.37%) Marketing
6 7 (2.62%) Back Office
7 6 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.87%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.50%) .NET
2 2 (0.75%) AngularJS
2 2 (0.75%) CSS
2 2 (0.75%) CSS3
2 2 (0.75%) HTML
2 2 (0.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.87%) Data Centre
1 13 (4.87%) PMI
2 9 (3.37%) EPoS
3 6 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.50%) FMCG
5 4 (1.50%) IVR
5 4 (1.50%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.12%) CMDB
7 1 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.37%) Derivative
7 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.37%) Equities
7 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.74%) Windows
2 15 (5.62%) Linux
3 4 (1.50%) Android
3 4 (1.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.12%) Unix
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (45.69%) Project Management
2 89 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 80 (29.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (15.73%) Change Management
6 37 (13.86%) ITIL
6 37 (13.86%) Mentoring
7 28 (10.49%) IT Strategy
8 21 (7.87%) Line Management
8 21 (7.87%) Project Planning
8 21 (7.87%) Risk Management
9 20 (7.49%) Change Control
9 20 (7.49%) SDLC
10 19 (7.12%) ERP
11 18 (6.74%) Coaching
12 17 (6.37%) Business Transformation
12 17 (6.37%) Service Delivery
12 17 (6.37%) Waterfall
13 15 (5.62%) CRM
14 14 (5.24%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.62%) SQL
2 2 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (16.10%) Degree
2 18 (6.74%) PMI Certification
3 17 (6.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (5.99%) CISA
5 14 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (4.87%) CISSP
7 11 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (3.37%) PMP
9 8 (3.00%) APMP
10 6 (2.25%) CISM
11 4 (1.50%) AWS Certification
11 4 (1.50%) QiCA
12 3 (1.12%) CIMA
12 3 (1.12%) ISEB
13 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.37%) CCAB
14 1 (0.37%) MBA
14 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.74%) PMO
2 8 (3.00%) QA
2 8 (3.00%) SLA
3 7 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.25%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.50%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.37%) QRadar
Vendors
1 39 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.49%) Oracle
3 11 (4.12%) SAP
4 8 (3.00%) VMware
5 4 (1.50%) Apple
5 4 (1.50%) Cisco
5 4 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.12%) Computacenter
6 3 (1.12%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.12%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.75%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.75%) Dell
7 2 (0.75%) Intel Security
7 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.75%) Symantec
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) JDA
8 1 (0.37%) Unisys
8 1 (0.37%) Workday
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