Period
to 9 December 2021

The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

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
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 90 54
Rank change year-on-year +15 -36 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 33 13 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.73% 1.25% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 1.28% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 71
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,000 £40,500
25th Percentile £55,625 £42,500 £41,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +21.05% -13.64%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £56,000
90th Percentile £80,625 " £68,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% -9.09%

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 1,123 1,017 2,169
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.73% 98.07% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 766 756 1,801
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £43,750 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in West Sussex.

Salary trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in West Sussex over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

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 9 December 2021. 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
Worthing +7 16 £63,750 +17.51% 3
Crawley +19 8 £65,000 +44.44%
Gatwick +3 4 £90,000 +143.24%
Burgess Hill -14 2 - -
Chichester - 1 £52,500 -
Littlehampton - 1 - -
IT Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, 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 20 (60.61%) Project Management
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Project Delivery
4 12 (36.36%) ITIL
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
6 10 (30.30%) Service Management
6 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (24.24%) People Management
7 8 (24.24%) SDLC
7 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
7 8 (24.24%) Social Skills
8 7 (21.21%) Legal
8 7 (21.21%) Advertising
8 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (21.21%) Azure
8 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
9 6 (18.18%) IT Governance
9 6 (18.18%) DevOps
9 6 (18.18%) ITSM
9 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
9 6 (18.18%) Information Security
9 6 (18.18%) GDPR
10 5 (15.15%) Virtual Team
10 5 (15.15%) VMware
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Change Management
10 5 (15.15%) Migration

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 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.03%) Asana
3 1 (3.03%) Boomi
3 1 (3.03%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 4 (12.12%) SD-WAN
2 4 (12.12%) WLAN
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) MPLS
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Social Skills
3 7 (21.21%) Advertising
3 7 (21.21%) Legal
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Economy
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 2 (6.06%) Presentation Skills
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Virtual Team
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (9.09%) Cybercrime
4 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.03%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Project Management
2 15 (45.45%) Project Delivery
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
4 10 (30.30%) Service Management
5 8 (24.24%) People Management
5 8 (24.24%) SDLC
5 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
6 7 (21.21%) Performance Management
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 6 (18.18%) DevOps
7 6 (18.18%) Information Security
7 6 (18.18%) IT Governance
7 6 (18.18%) ITSM
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Change Management
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) CGEIT
3 3 (9.09%) CISA
3 3 (9.09%) CISM
3 3 (9.09%) CRISC
3 3 (9.09%) FFIEC
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) GDPR
2 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (9.09%) NIST
3 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (9.09%) SLA
4 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Workday
5 1 (3.03%) Ariba
5 1 (3.03%) Concur
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Kronos
5 1 (3.03%) OutSystems
5 1 (3.03%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) SAP