The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 300 308 297
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 14 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 26
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £42,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% -1.11%
IT Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (35.48%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
4 7 (22.58%) Retail
5 6 (19.35%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
5 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.90%) MS Office
7 4 (12.90%) Internet
8 3 (9.68%) C
8 3 (9.68%) C#
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
8 3 (9.68%) Firewall
8 3 (9.68%) NEC
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Information Security
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) Lync
8 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.68%) Software Licensing
8 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.45%) HTML
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.45%) .NET
9 2 (6.45%) SAP

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Lync
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) ISDN
3 2 (6.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) FCoE
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.23%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) RESTful
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.68%) Information Security
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) Software Licensing
4 2 (6.45%) Coaching
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (6.45%) CQRS
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.45%) Web Development
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C
2 3 (9.68%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) CCNP
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) NEC
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec