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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 92 89 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 24 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 1.67% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.73% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 2
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,088 £32,400 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
3 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.00%) ERP
4 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.50%) Presales
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) ITSM
5 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (10.00%) Process Management
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 4 (10.00%) VMS
6 4 (10.00%) IFS
6 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
6 4 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (10.00%) Life Science

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Basecamp
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Essbase
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Life Science
3 2 (5.00%) Biotechnology
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.00%) VMS
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) ERP
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) ITSM
4 5 (12.50%) Presales
4 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (10.00%) Process Management
5 4 (10.00%) QMS
5 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) Market Research
6 3 (7.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) ACCA
3 1 (2.50%) CIMA
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) KVM
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) IFS
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) Epicor
4 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) VMware