The median annual salary for a IT Manager was £52,525 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

IT Manager
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 44 55
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 11 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.96% 3.07% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 3.17% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Median salary £52,525 £53,568 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.94% +0.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,015 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £63,875
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 568 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 94.48% 96.93% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 445 493 383
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Watford

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in Watford

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Watford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Watford

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 across the Watford region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) IT Strategy
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) PMO
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) SEO
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Advertising
5 2 (9.09%) CMS
5 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) NHS
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) AdWords
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) NHS
1 2 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) IT Strategy
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) Contract Management
5 2 (9.09%) Integrated Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) SEO
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PMO
2 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Facebook
1 2 (9.09%) Google
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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