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The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

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

IT Manager
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 254 263 247
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 1,091 531 66
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.46% 1.28% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.37% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 900 447 57
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £41,640
25th Percentile £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.48% +2.86% -4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,000 £80,500
UK median annual salary £56,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.12% -2.27% +3.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 69,644 38,689 8,354
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.45% 93.23% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42,545 29,699 7,308
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

IT Manager
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured IT Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

IT Manager trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Manager
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing IT Manager.

IT Manager salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Manager
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing IT Manager over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

IT Manager salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT Manager job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 471 (43.17%) Project Management
2 364 (33.36%) Agile
3 340 (31.16%) Finance
4 331 (30.34%) Social Skills
5 280 (25.66%) Microsoft
6 232 (21.26%) PRINCE2
7 221 (20.26%) Project Delivery
8 219 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 208 (19.07%) ITIL
10 164 (15.03%) Waterfall
11 143 (13.11%) Retail
12 142 (13.02%) Azure
13 135 (12.37%) Microsoft 365
13 135 (12.37%) Change Management
14 120 (11.00%) Service Delivery
15 108 (9.90%) Microsoft Project
16 105 (9.62%) Degree
17 95 (8.71%) ERP
18 93 (8.52%) Service Management
19 92 (8.43%) Programme Management
20 78 (7.15%) Risk Management
20 78 (7.15%) Windows
21 77 (7.06%) Marketing
22 74 (6.78%) SharePoint
23 73 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
24 72 (6.60%) Scrum
25 71 (6.51%) Migration
25 71 (6.51%) Information Security
25 71 (6.51%) Cybersecurity
26 68 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 74 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 43 (3.94%) MS Project Server
3 7 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.37%) CMS
5 4 (0.37%) Confluence
6 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.18%) JBoss
7 2 (0.18%) WordPress
8 1 (0.092%) Apache
8 1 (0.092%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.092%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.092%) nginx
8 1 (0.092%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.092%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 108 (9.90%) Microsoft Project
2 42 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.092%) Revit
6 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.64%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.27%) Shopify
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.18%) Magento
4 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.18%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.092%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.092%) Maximo
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.092%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.092%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.092%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.092%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 142 (13.02%) Azure
2 135 (12.37%) Microsoft 365
3 61 (5.59%) SaaS
4 32 (2.93%) AWS
5 21 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
7 16 (1.47%) Power Platform
8 9 (0.82%) GCP
8 9 (0.82%) IaaS
9 8 (0.73%) PaaS
10 7 (0.64%) OneDrive
11 6 (0.55%) Google Workspace
12 5 (0.46%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.37%) Slack
14 3 (0.27%) Basecamp
14 3 (0.27%) Power Automate
15 2 (0.18%) PowerApps
16 1 (0.092%) SAP Commerce Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.94%) Firewall
2 28 (2.57%) LAN
2 28 (2.57%) WAN
3 15 (1.37%) DNS
4 12 (1.10%) VoIP
4 12 (1.10%) VPN
5 11 (1.01%) DHCP
6 9 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.64%) Network Security
8 7 (0.64%) SAN
9 6 (0.55%) SD-WAN
9 6 (0.55%) VLAN
10 5 (0.46%) DMZ
10 5 (0.46%) IP Telephony
10 5 (0.46%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.37%) Cisco Firepower
11 4 (0.37%) Intranet
11 4 (0.37%) IPsec
12 3 (0.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.37%) Power BI
3 14 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (0.82%) Electronic Patient Records
5 8 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.46%) Tableau
7 3 (0.27%) Big Data
8 2 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.092%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.092%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.092%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (1.37%) JIRA
2 9 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.092%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.092%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle APEX
General
1 340 (31.16%) Finance
2 331 (30.34%) Social Skills
3 143 (13.11%) Retail
4 77 (7.06%) Marketing
5 73 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (6.05%) Influencing Skills
7 59 (5.41%) Organisational Skills
8 53 (4.86%) Presentation Skills
9 52 (4.77%) Public Sector
10 50 (4.58%) Legal
11 42 (3.85%) Aviation
11 42 (3.85%) Law
11 42 (3.85%) Telecoms
12 40 (3.67%) Aerospace
12 40 (3.67%) Manufacturing
13 34 (3.12%) Banking
14 26 (2.38%) Documentation Skills
15 19 (1.74%) Back Office
16 17 (1.56%) Electronics
17 16 (1.47%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.74%) COM
2 9 (0.82%) .NET
3 7 (0.64%) EDI
3 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Graph
4 5 (0.46%) Web Services
5 4 (0.37%) Velocity
6 3 (0.27%) ADO
7 2 (0.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.18%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.18%) Middleware
7 2 (0.18%) XML
8 1 (0.092%) CSS
8 1 (0.092%) HTML
8 1 (0.092%) LAMP
8 1 (0.092%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.092%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.092%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.32%) Data Centre
2 53 (4.86%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (2.20%) NHS
5 20 (1.83%) Driving Licence
6 17 (1.56%) PMI
7 11 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 10 (0.92%) Public Cloud
9 9 (0.82%) Legacy Systems
10 8 (0.73%) User Experience
11 7 (0.64%) Life Science
12 6 (0.55%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.55%) FMCG
12 6 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (0.55%) Industry 4.0
12 6 (0.55%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.15%) Windows
2 38 (3.48%) Windows Server
3 13 (1.19%) Windows 10
4 11 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (0.92%) Linux
6 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.27%) VMS
9 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.092%) Android
10 1 (0.092%) CentOS
10 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.092%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (43.17%) Project Management
2 364 (33.36%) Agile
3 232 (21.26%) PRINCE2
4 221 (20.26%) Project Delivery
5 219 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 208 (19.07%) ITIL
7 164 (15.03%) Waterfall
8 135 (12.37%) Change Management
9 120 (11.00%) Service Delivery
10 95 (8.71%) ERP
11 93 (8.52%) Service Management
12 92 (8.43%) Programme Management
13 78 (7.15%) Risk Management
14 72 (6.60%) Scrum
15 71 (6.51%) Cybersecurity
15 71 (6.51%) Information Security
15 71 (6.51%) Migration
16 68 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 62 (5.68%) ITSM
17 62 (5.68%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (2.47%) SQL
2 16 (1.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (0.73%) C#
4 5 (0.46%) C
4 5 (0.46%) Python
4 5 (0.46%) RPG
5 4 (0.37%) Java
6 3 (0.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.092%) Bash
7 1 (0.092%) Go
7 1 (0.092%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.092%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 105 (9.62%) Degree
2 53 (4.86%) PMP
3 45 (4.12%) PMI Certification
4 38 (3.48%) Security Cleared
5 35 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 33 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (2.47%) CISM
7 27 (2.47%) CISSP
8 23 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (1.28%) CISA
11 13 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (1.10%) ISEB
12 12 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 7 (0.64%) Azure Certification
15 7 (0.64%) DBS Check
16 5 (0.46%) CASP
16 5 (0.46%) CompTIA CySA+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.77%) PMO
2 54 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.93%) NIST
4 31 (2.84%) GDPR
4 31 (2.84%) QA
5 21 (1.92%) PCI DSS
6 20 (1.83%) COBIT
7 19 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
7 19 (1.74%) SLA
8 15 (1.37%) SOC 2
9 11 (1.01%) SOC 1
10 10 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.82%) COSO
11 9 (0.82%) ITGC
12 8 (0.73%) GRC
13 7 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
15 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 58 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.092%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.092%) Docker
8 1 (0.092%) NFS
8 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.092%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (0.73%) SCCM
3 4 (0.37%) WSUS
4 3 (0.27%) Ansible
4 3 (0.27%) CASB
4 3 (0.27%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.27%) SCOM
4 3 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.18%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.092%) Cacti
6 1 (0.092%) Nagios
6 1 (0.092%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.092%) Puppet
6 1 (0.092%) QRadar
6 1 (0.092%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.092%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 280 (25.66%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.13%) SAP
3 37 (3.39%) VMware
4 29 (2.66%) Cisco
5 21 (1.92%) Oracle
6 19 (1.74%) ServiceNow
7 18 (1.65%) Darktrace
8 14 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.01%) HP
10 9 (0.82%) Google
10 9 (0.82%) IBM
10 9 (0.82%) Veeam
11 8 (0.73%) Apple
12 7 (0.64%) Citrix
12 7 (0.64%) Ruckus Wireless
13 6 (0.55%) Adobe
13 6 (0.55%) EMC
13 6 (0.55%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.46%) Mitel
14 5 (0.46%) Palo Alto