IT Manager Jobs with Work from Home Options

IT Manager
UK > Work from Home

The median IT Manager salary for remote or hybrid work is £55,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 22 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
22 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 152 193 259
Rank change year-on-year +41 +66 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 737 690 1,168
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.07% 1.84% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.92% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 608 574 937
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,210 £40,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +5.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,140
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.28% +1.17%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with WFH or hybrid options. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 34,224 35,954 73,616
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 95.93% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25,903 26,270 42,683
10th Percentile £33,250 £36,875 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,447 £45,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

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 22 June 2024.

IT Manager salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Job Vacancies with WFH Options

For the 6 months to 22 June 2024, IT Manager job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with remote work options featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 248 (33.65%) Social Skills
2 178 (24.15%) Project Management
3 153 (20.76%) Microsoft
4 152 (20.62%) Finance
5 146 (19.81%) ITIL
6 128 (17.37%) Agile
7 104 (14.11%) Microsoft 365
8 99 (13.43%) Azure
9 93 (12.62%) PRINCE2
10 87 (11.80%) Cybersecurity
11 86 (11.67%) Windows
12 83 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 80 (10.85%) ITSM
14 77 (10.45%) Service Management
15 76 (10.31%) Service Delivery
16 66 (8.96%) Mentoring
17 65 (8.82%) Degree
18 64 (8.68%) Active Directory
19 61 (8.28%) Risk Management
19 61 (8.28%) Project Delivery
20 54 (7.33%) Waterfall
21 53 (7.19%) Coaching
22 50 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
22 50 (6.78%) Public Sector
23 49 (6.65%) Change Management
24 48 (6.51%) Firewall
24 48 (6.51%) Windows Server
25 47 (6.38%) Legal
26 46 (6.24%) CRM
26 46 (6.24%) Problem-Solving

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.76%) Documentum
3 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Exchange
3 9 (1.22%) WordPress
4 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 11 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.54%) Trello
4 2 (0.27%) CATIA
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.76%) TrackWise
1 13 (1.76%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.27%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 104 (14.11%) Microsoft 365
2 99 (13.43%) Azure
3 26 (3.53%) AWS
3 26 (3.53%) Entra ID
4 23 (3.12%) SaaS
5 22 (2.99%) Power Platform
6 21 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.49%) GCP
8 9 (1.22%) OneDrive
8 9 (1.22%) PowerApps
9 8 (1.09%) IaaS
9 8 (1.09%) PaaS
10 6 (0.81%) WhatsApp
11 5 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.54%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.54%) Azure DevOps
12 4 (0.54%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.41%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.51%) Firewall
2 26 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
3 20 (2.71%) WAN
4 16 (2.17%) LAN
5 12 (1.63%) Network Security
5 12 (1.63%) VPN
6 11 (1.49%) Wireless
7 10 (1.36%) Intranet
8 9 (1.22%) DNS
9 8 (1.09%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.09%) VLAN
9 8 (1.09%) VoIP
10 6 (0.81%) NAS
10 6 (0.81%) SAN
10 6 (0.81%) SD-WAN
11 5 (0.68%) BIG-IP
11 5 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.68%) DHCP
11 5 (0.68%) LTE
11 5 (0.68%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.76%) DB2
2 11 (1.49%) Power BI
3 4 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (1.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 248 (33.65%) Social Skills
2 152 (20.62%) Finance
3 50 (6.78%) Public Sector
4 47 (6.38%) Legal
5 35 (4.75%) Presentation Skills
6 31 (4.21%) Law
7 30 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (3.66%) Manufacturing
8 27 (3.66%) Telecoms
9 25 (3.39%) Retail
10 21 (2.85%) Influencing Skills
11 17 (2.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 17 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (2.17%) Marketing
13 14 (1.90%) Publishing
14 10 (1.36%) Banking
15 9 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
16 7 (0.95%) Electronics
17 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.54%) LDAP
1 4 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (0.27%) ADO
2 2 (0.27%) EDI
2 2 (0.27%) Express.js
2 2 (0.27%) MERN Stack
2 2 (0.27%) Node.js
2 2 (0.27%) React
2 2 (0.27%) REST
3 1 (0.14%) ERC20
3 1 (0.14%) Smart Contracts
3 1 (0.14%) Truffle
3 1 (0.14%) web3js
3 1 (0.14%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 22 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 14 (1.90%) Life Science
5 13 (1.76%) LIMS
6 12 (1.63%) FMCG
7 11 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.36%) Cyber Threat
9 9 (1.22%) Security Posture
10 7 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.95%) NHS
11 6 (0.81%) CCTV
11 6 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.81%) Onboarding
11 6 (0.81%) PMI
11 6 (0.81%) Product Ownership
12 5 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (0.68%) Low-Code
12 5 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.67%) Windows
2 48 (6.51%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.58%) Linux
4 14 (1.90%) Windows 10
5 13 (1.76%) Unix
6 5 (0.68%) Windows Vista
7 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) Android
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (24.15%) Project Management
2 146 (19.81%) ITIL
3 128 (17.37%) Agile
4 93 (12.62%) PRINCE2
5 87 (11.80%) Cybersecurity
6 83 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (10.85%) ITSM
8 77 (10.45%) Service Management
9 76 (10.31%) Service Delivery
10 66 (8.96%) Mentoring
11 61 (8.28%) Project Delivery
11 61 (8.28%) Risk Management
12 54 (7.33%) Waterfall
13 53 (7.19%) Coaching
14 50 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (6.65%) Change Management
16 46 (6.24%) CRM
16 46 (6.24%) Problem-Solving
17 43 (5.83%) ERP
18 40 (5.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.93%) SQL
2 10 (1.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.27%) Python
4 1 (0.14%) Solidity
4 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (8.82%) Degree
2 32 (4.34%) CISSP
3 30 (4.07%) PMP
4 29 (3.93%) PMI Certification
5 23 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (2.85%) Security Cleared
7 18 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.17%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.04%) CCNA
10 14 (1.90%) CISA
11 13 (1.76%) Azure Certification
11 13 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (1.36%) CCNP
14 9 (1.22%) CISM
15 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (0.95%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
18 3 (0.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 3 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (4.61%) SLA
3 25 (3.39%) PMO
4 24 (3.26%) GDPR
5 22 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 22 (2.99%) QA
6 16 (2.17%) GRC
7 14 (1.90%) GxP
8 13 (1.76%) GMP
8 13 (1.76%) Good Clinical Practice
8 13 (1.76%) ITGC
9 6 (0.81%) ISO 22301
9 6 (0.81%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 5 (0.68%) NIST
11 4 (0.54%) Accessibility
11 4 (0.54%) ISO 14000
12 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.14%) GAMP
13 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (8.68%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.49%) IAG
4 3 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.68%) SCOM
2 5 (0.68%) WSUS
3 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.27%) CASB
4 2 (0.27%) Nessus
5 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.14%) PaperCut
5 1 (0.14%) SafeCom
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 153 (20.76%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.21%) Cisco
3 29 (3.93%) SAP
4 26 (3.53%) VMware
5 25 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 22 (2.99%) Oracle
7 16 (2.17%) Sage
8 15 (2.04%) Salesforce
9 12 (1.63%) CrowdStrike
10 10 (1.36%) Fortinet
11 8 (1.09%) Citrix
11 8 (1.09%) iManage
12 7 (0.95%) HP
12 7 (0.95%) Qualys
13 6 (0.81%) Google
13 6 (0.81%) Meraki
13 6 (0.81%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.68%) Apple
14 5 (0.68%) BT
14 5 (0.68%) CheckPoint