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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 104 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.068% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £38,802 £52,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.09% +64.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
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
1418 1637 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.06% 95.62% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1441 1656
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft