Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

IT Manager
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 101 114
Rank change year-on-year +39 +13 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 86 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.83% 2.23% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 2.30% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 53
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2,187 1,999 2,428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 96.80% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,865 1,785 2,260
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% +5.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +23 20 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Crawley +16 20 £55,000 +2.33% 2
Worthing -4 14 £50,000 +31.58%
Chichester - 3 £42,500 -
Horsham -5 2 £43,750 -7.89%
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 55 (63.95%) Project Management
2 40 (46.51%) Finance
3 39 (45.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (34.88%) PRINCE2
6 25 (29.07%) ITIL
7 23 (26.74%) Decision-Making
8 21 (24.42%) ITIL V3
9 18 (20.93%) Waterfall
9 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
10 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
10 17 (19.77%) Degree
11 16 (18.60%) Scrum
11 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Project
12 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (15.12%) MS Visio
13 13 (15.12%) Self-Motivation
14 12 (13.95%) Line Management
14 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (13.95%) PMP
14 12 (13.95%) PMI Certification
14 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (12.79%) QA
15 11 (12.79%) Performance Management
15 11 (12.79%) Matrix Organization
16 10 (11.63%) SDLC
16 10 (11.63%) Quality Management
16 10 (11.63%) Change Management
16 10 (11.63%) Time Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (15.12%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) WLAN
2 2 (2.33%) DHCP
2 2 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.16%) 2G
3 1 (1.16%) 3G
3 1 (1.16%) 4G
3 1 (1.16%) LTE
3 1 (1.16%) TETRA
3 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (46.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Marketing
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
2 13 (15.12%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.98%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.49%) CCTV
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) CMDB
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Fintech
6 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.95%) Project Management
2 39 (45.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (34.88%) PRINCE2
5 25 (29.07%) ITIL
6 23 (26.74%) Decision-Making
7 21 (24.42%) ITIL V3
8 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (20.93%) Waterfall
9 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
10 16 (18.60%) Scrum
11 12 (13.95%) Line Management
12 11 (12.79%) Matrix Organization
12 11 (12.79%) Performance Management
13 10 (11.63%) Change Management
13 10 (11.63%) Quality Management
13 10 (11.63%) SDLC
13 10 (11.63%) Time Management
14 9 (10.47%) IT Strategy
14 9 (10.47%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) C
2 7 (8.14%) SQL
3 3 (3.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) PMI Certification
2 12 (13.95%) PMP
2 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.49%) BICSI RCDD
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.33%) MCSA
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) PMO
3 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.33%) GDPR
5 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.30%) ServiceNow
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) Capita
3 3 (3.49%) Fujitsu
4 2 (2.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) EMC
5 1 (1.16%) Veeam
5 1 (1.16%) VMware