The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 85 100 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 17 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.23% 1.21% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.22% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,021 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
IT Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1330 1470 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.31% 98.46% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1239 1528
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Cambridge region.

IT Manager Salary Trend in Cambridge

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Manager in their job title.

1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) ERP
3 7 (17.50%) Service Management
4 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 6 (15.00%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
5 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 5 (12.50%) Process Management
5 5 (12.50%) ITSM
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Presales
5 5 (12.50%) Line Management
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) IFS
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.00%) People Management
6 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (10.00%) Life Science
6 4 (10.00%) Biotechnology
6 4 (10.00%) QMS
6 4 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Firewall

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Essbase
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Biotechnology
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Life Science
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.00%) VMS
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) ERP
1 7 (17.50%) Service Management
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) CRM
3 5 (12.50%) ITSM
3 5 (12.50%) Line Management
3 5 (12.50%) Presales
3 5 (12.50%) Process Management
3 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.00%) People Management
4 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.00%) QMS
4 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C++
1 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) HND
3 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) ACCA
5 1 (2.50%) CIMA
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) IFS
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
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Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago