The median annual salary for a Transition Manager was £48,250 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.

Transition Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 830 736
Rank change year-on-year +14 -94  
Permanent jobs requiring a Transition Manager 58 105 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43 92 165
Median salary £48,250 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.09% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,245 £41,674 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £83,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.66%  

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 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Transition 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 +3 56 £48,250 -8.09% 5
UK excluding London -8 43 £47,500 -5.00% 4
London +28 15 £57,500 +6.97% 3
North of England -17 14 £47,500 +13.09%
South East +28 13 £57,500 -4.16%
Midlands +9 8 £44,062 -29.50% 1
East of England -16 6 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Scotland +20 2 - - 2

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 125 (83.89%) ITIL
2 68 (45.64%) Project Management
3 47 (31.54%) Service Delivery
4 45 (30.20%) Service Management
5 39 (26.17%) ITIL Certification
6 38 (25.50%) Service Design
7 35 (23.49%) ITSM
7 35 (23.49%) Transition Management
8 33 (22.15%) Finance
9 31 (20.81%) Degree
10 28 (18.79%) PRINCE2
11 27 (18.12%) Release Management
12 26 (17.45%) ITIL V3
12 26 (17.45%) Change Management
13 22 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (14.09%) SLA
15 18 (12.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 17 (11.41%) Retail
16 17 (11.41%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (10.74%) Information Management
17 16 (10.74%) E-Commerce
18 15 (10.07%) Configuration Management
18 15 (10.07%) QA
19 13 (8.72%) DevOps
19 13 (8.72%) Multichannel Retail
19 13 (8.72%) SDLC
20 12 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
20 12 (8.05%) Knowledge Management
21 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
22 10 (6.71%) Data Centre

Transition 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 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.37%) SaaS
2 6 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.03%) IaaS
2 6 (4.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) SAN
2 3 (2.01%) Firewall
2 3 (2.01%) WAN
3 2 (1.34%) DHCP
3 2 (1.34%) DNS
3 2 (1.34%) Wireless
4 1 (0.67%) LAN
4 1 (0.67%) LTE
4 1 (0.67%) TETRA
4 1 (0.67%) WebEx
4 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.67%) WLAN
General
1 33 (22.15%) Finance
2 17 (11.41%) Retail
3 9 (6.04%) Marketing
4 7 (4.70%) Banking
5 5 (3.36%) Law
6 4 (2.68%) Automotive
6 4 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.68%) Legal
6 4 (2.68%) Military
6 4 (2.68%) Publishing
7 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) German Language
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.71%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.04%) Virtual Team
4 8 (5.37%) CMDB
5 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.01%) PMI
7 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.67%) Fintech
8 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (83.89%) ITIL
2 68 (45.64%) Project Management
3 47 (31.54%) Service Delivery
4 45 (30.20%) Service Management
5 38 (25.50%) Service Design
6 35 (23.49%) ITSM
6 35 (23.49%) Transition Management
7 28 (18.79%) PRINCE2
8 27 (18.12%) Release Management
9 26 (17.45%) Change Management
9 26 (17.45%) ITIL V3
10 22 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (12.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 17 (11.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (10.74%) E-Commerce
13 16 (10.74%) Information Management
14 15 (10.07%) Configuration Management
15 13 (8.72%) DevOps
15 13 (8.72%) Multichannel Retail
15 13 (8.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (26.17%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (20.81%) Degree
3 5 (3.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.68%) ISEB
5 3 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.01%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ACCA
6 1 (0.67%) EXIN
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.09%) SLA
2 15 (10.07%) QA
3 5 (3.36%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (2.68%) ServiceNow
2 3 (2.01%) Cisco
2 3 (2.01%) Computacenter
3 2 (1.34%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.34%) Remedy
4 1 (0.67%) Citrix
4 1 (0.67%) SAP
4 1 (0.67%) VMware
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