The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 124 126 130
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 154 172 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.21% 2.23% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.28% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 114 148 162
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £82,500 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
IT Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

IT Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +12 65 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -9 38 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Essex 0 21 £58,000 +22.10% 4
Bedfordshire -10 20 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Suffolk +7 6 £42,500 +51.78% 2
Norfolk +16 4 £25,500 -46.31%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 107 (30.48%) Project Management
2 95 (27.07%) PRINCE2
3 75 (21.37%) ITIL
4 66 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (17.95%) Windows
7 58 (16.52%) Microsoft
8 55 (15.67%) Degree
9 50 (14.25%) Finance
10 41 (11.68%) Cisco
11 39 (11.11%) Windows Server
12 36 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (9.69%) Service Delivery
14 33 (9.40%) MS Excel
14 33 (9.40%) CRM
15 32 (9.12%) Legal
16 30 (8.55%) SQL
17 29 (8.26%) Line Management
18 28 (7.98%) Retail
19 27 (7.69%) Service Management
20 26 (7.41%) Change Management
20 26 (7.41%) MS Project
20 26 (7.41%) SAP
20 26 (7.41%) ERP
21 25 (7.12%) Active Directory
22 24 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
23 23 (6.55%) Hyper-V
24 22 (6.27%) SDLC
25 21 (5.98%) Data Centre
25 21 (5.98%) Office 365

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.57%) IIS
4 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.41%) MS Project
3 12 (3.42%) MS Office
4 6 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.28%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.98%) Office 365
2 4 (1.14%) PaaS
3 2 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.98%) VPN
2 15 (4.27%) LAN
3 14 (3.99%) WAN
4 13 (3.70%) Firewall
5 11 (3.13%) Skype
6 10 (2.85%) SAN
7 8 (2.28%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.99%) VoIP
9 6 (1.71%) DNS
9 6 (1.71%) VLAN
10 5 (1.42%) DHCP
11 4 (1.14%) Internet
11 4 (1.14%) Intranet
11 4 (1.14%) MPLS
12 3 (0.85%) Network Security
13 2 (0.57%) DSL
13 2 (0.57%) PPP
13 2 (0.57%) WLAN
14 1 (0.28%) ATM
14 1 (0.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.85%) Big Data
3 3 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.57%) OLAP
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.28%) Essbase
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.14%) JIRA
2 2 (0.57%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.57%) Selenium
2 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.57%) Testopia
3 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (14.25%) Finance
2 32 (9.12%) Legal
3 28 (7.98%) Retail
4 16 (4.56%) Marketing
5 14 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.71%) Banking
8 5 (1.42%) Advertising
8 5 (1.42%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (1.42%) Military
9 4 (1.14%) Electronics
10 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.57%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.28%) EDI
2 1 (0.28%) HTML
2 1 (0.28%) J2EE
2 1 (0.28%) Middleware
2 1 (0.28%) Qt
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.98%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.13%) Replication
4 12 (3.42%) Driving Licence
4 12 (3.42%) PMI
5 10 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.71%) CMDB
8 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.42%) EPoS
8 5 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.42%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.14%) Biotechnology
9 4 (1.14%) FMCG
9 4 (1.14%) Life Science
10 3 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.85%) Statistics
11 2 (0.57%) AS400
11 2 (0.57%) User Experience
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.95%) Windows
2 39 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 24 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (5.70%) Windows 7
4 20 (5.70%) Windows 8
5 17 (4.84%) Windows 10
6 14 (3.99%) Linux
7 4 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.14%) VMS
7 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Unix
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (30.48%) Project Management
2 95 (27.07%) PRINCE2
3 75 (21.37%) ITIL
4 66 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (9.69%) Service Delivery
7 33 (9.40%) CRM
8 29 (8.26%) Line Management
9 27 (7.69%) Service Management
10 26 (7.41%) Change Management
10 26 (7.41%) ERP
11 22 (6.27%) SDLC
12 21 (5.98%) Programme Management
13 20 (5.70%) Business Analysis
13 20 (5.70%) Business Continuity
14 18 (5.13%) Supplier Management
15 17 (4.84%) Business Development
16 15 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (4.27%) IT Audit
16 15 (4.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.55%) SQL
2 12 (3.42%) C
2 12 (3.42%) C#
3 4 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.85%) Java
5 2 (0.57%) C++
5 2 (0.57%) VBA
6 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (15.67%) Degree
2 19 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (4.84%) CISSP
3 17 (4.84%) PMI Certification
4 15 (4.27%) CISA
4 15 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (2.85%) PMP
6 9 (2.56%) ISEB
6 9 (2.56%) QiCA
6 9 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.28%) HND
7 8 (2.28%) MCSE
8 7 (1.99%) APMP
9 6 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.14%) HNC
12 3 (0.85%) CISM
12 3 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.85%) MBA
12 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.70%) SLA
2 8 (2.28%) COBIT
3 5 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.14%) QA
5 3 (0.85%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (7.12%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.55%) Hyper-V
3 16 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.99%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.14%) vSphere
6 2 (0.57%) XenServer
7 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (4.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.68%) Cisco
3 26 (7.41%) SAP
4 21 (5.98%) VMware
5 19 (5.41%) Dell
6 17 (4.84%) Symantec
7 11 (3.13%) Juniper
8 9 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.28%) Oracle
10 7 (1.99%) HP
10 7 (1.99%) IBM
11 6 (1.71%) Qualys
12 5 (1.42%) Aruba
12 5 (1.42%) BT
13 4 (1.14%) IFS
13 4 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.14%) VeriFone
14 3 (0.85%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.85%) iManage
14 3 (0.85%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 5k car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
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