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|IT Manager salaries - 47 salaries reported||£56,141/yr|
|IT Manager salaries - 40 salaries reported||£45,296/yr|
|IT Manager salaries - 32 salaries reported||£50,203/yr|
|IT Manager salaries - 23 salaries reported||£81,053/yr|
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|IT Manager salaries - 15 salaries reported||£66,159/yr|
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|IT Manager salaries - 13 salaries reported||£101,615/yr|
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|IT Manager salaries - 11 salaries reported||£58,901/yr|
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|IT Manager salaries - 10 salaries reported||£61,896/yr|
The average salary for an IT Manager is £63,404 per year in United Kingdom. Salaries estimates are based on 3456 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an IT Manager employees in United Kingdom.
The highest salary for an IT Manager in United Kingdom is £85,446 per year.
The lowest salary for an IT Manager in United Kingdom is £47,982 per year.
Information technology (IT) managers earn around the national average salary, but with experience can increase their salary to around six figures. Their relatively high earnings are attributed to their technical skillset, developed via both education and work experience. Those based in Reading, London, Oxford, Birmingham, and Leeds tend to be paid the highest salaries. Salary offered may also vary depending on skillset required for the role, as well as the level of responsibility.
Do you want to make more money as an IT manager? In the fast-paced world of tech, ensure you stay on top of your technical skills, including basic programming, Agile scrum methodology, and Microsoft Office products. You’ll be more competitive if you have a bachelor's degree in computer science or another related subject, and a postgraduate degree will give you the potential to move into better pay brackets faster. Alternatively, consider taking the project management (PMP) certification course and practise your presentation skills. The way to shine above the rest is working on your soft skills, such as meeting deadlines and motivating your team to be the best. These skills, as well as your previous experience, will qualify you for high-paying IT management roles.
It's important to know how to negotiate for the best salary as an IT manager. If you're just applying for IT manager jobs, focus on making a great impression with the interview questions, and discuss your skills or experiences. Evaluate if the posted salary is fair and what you deserve, and go into the negotiation with that figure in mind. If you're trying to negotiate a higher salary in your current job, determine what salary would be appropriate based on your experience and what other comparable jobs pay. Then, negotiate by highlighting where you excel above that and deserve a better salary, based on your experience, skills, and qualifications.
About 73.24% of IT Manager professionals feel satisfied with their salary, according to anonymous Glassdoor ratings. An additional £6,609 in potential pay per year, among other factors, can qualify the annual pay of an IT Manager in United Kingdom as a good salary.
IT Manager professionals in United Kingdom have a wide total pay range, between £37,783 and £114,366 depending on experience, with an estimated total pay of £63,404 following the average career path of an IT Manager.