The median annual salary for a Transition Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 846 830
Rank change year-on-year +79 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Transition Manager 91 108 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 75 107
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -11.76%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
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%  

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition 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 Transition Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +99 91 £55,000 +4.76% 7
London +88 45 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Wimbledon - 13 £50,000 -
City of London +41 10 £57,500 -14.81%
West Midlands +38 10 £58,750 +30.55% 2
South East +42 9 £48,750 +30.00% 1
South West +35 9 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +31 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire +28 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
North West -20 6 £55,000 -0.90%
Leeds +20 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Bristol +7 5 £44,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £65,000 -
Berkshire +36 4 £57,500 +53.33%
Manchester -25 4 £55,000 +7.31%
Wiltshire - 4 £52,000 -
Salisbury - 4 £52,000 -
Warwick - 4 £65,000 -
Hampshire +20 3 £40,000 -46.30%
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Coventry +19 2 £46,250 +2.77% 1
East Midlands +9 2 - -
Warrington +9 2 £61,250 -
Cheshire +5 2 £61,250 +10.36%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £37,500 -
North East - 2 £37,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 130 (86.67%) ITIL
2 61 (40.67%) Project Management
3 45 (30.00%) Service Management
4 44 (29.33%) Degree
5 43 (28.67%) Release Management
5 43 (28.67%) Service Design
6 40 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 36 (24.00%) Service Delivery
8 35 (23.33%) ITSM
9 34 (22.67%) Finance
10 30 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (20.00%) Transition Management
11 27 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (17.33%) E-Commerce
13 24 (16.00%) QA
14 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2
15 20 (13.33%) Information Management
16 18 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (12.00%) Change Management
16 18 (12.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 16 (10.67%) SLA
17 16 (10.67%) Retail
18 15 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (9.33%) SDLC
19 14 (9.33%) Banking
20 13 (8.67%) Multichannel Retail
20 13 (8.67%) DevOps
21 12 (8.00%) High Availability
22 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
23 10 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement

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 1 (0.67%) CMS
1 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.33%) IaaS
1 2 (1.33%) PaaS
1 2 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) WAN
General
1 34 (22.67%) Finance
2 16 (10.67%) Retail
3 14 (9.33%) Banking
4 8 (5.33%) Marketing
5 5 (3.33%) Legal
6 4 (2.67%) Automotive
6 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.67%) Military
7 3 (2.00%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.00%) PMI
6 2 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) CMDB
7 1 (0.67%) Fintech
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) Life Science
7 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (86.67%) ITIL
2 61 (40.67%) Project Management
3 45 (30.00%) Service Management
4 43 (28.67%) Release Management
4 43 (28.67%) Service Design
5 40 (26.67%) ITIL V3
6 36 (24.00%) Service Delivery
7 35 (23.33%) ITSM
8 30 (20.00%) Transition Management
9 27 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (17.33%) E-Commerce
11 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2
12 20 (13.33%) Information Management
13 18 (12.00%) Change Management
13 18 (12.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 18 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (9.33%) SDLC
16 13 (8.67%) DevOps
16 13 (8.67%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (29.33%) Degree
2 30 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.33%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ACCA
6 1 (0.67%) EXIN
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) MCP
6 1 (0.67%) MCSE
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.00%) QA
2 16 (10.67%) SLA
3 4 (2.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (4.00%) HP
2 4 (2.67%) SAP
2 4 (2.67%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.00%) Computacenter
3 3 (2.00%) VMware
4 2 (1.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.33%) Remedy
4 2 (1.33%) Veeam
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco
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Network ITR
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago