The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 606 648 628
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 269 247 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 243 224 206
Average salary £45,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,211 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,600 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
IT Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in England

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in England

IT Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
London +39 96 £55,000 - 7
East of England +9 41 £51,250 +7.89% 2
South East -9 40 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Yorkshire +27 30 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -8 21 £42,500 -12.82% 3
North West +14 20 £38,424 -3.93% 5
North East -6 9 £31,250 -34.21%
East Midlands +5 5 £37,500 -23.07% 4
South West -32 3 £41,500 +3.00% 2
IT Manager
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IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 290 (53.60%) Windows
2 187 (34.57%) Microsoft
3 165 (30.50%) VMware
4 137 (25.32%) Project Management
5 127 (23.48%) Active Directory
6 115 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (18.85%) ITIL
8 101 (18.67%) MS Exchange
8 101 (18.67%) Finance
9 100 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 97 (17.93%) SQL
11 92 (17.01%) ERP
12 90 (16.64%) MS Excel
13 83 (15.34%) Firewall
14 79 (14.60%) SAN
15 77 (14.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 76 (14.05%) Cisco
17 73 (13.49%) SQL Server
18 71 (13.12%) LAN
19 70 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
20 69 (12.75%) WAN
21 68 (12.57%) Hyper-V
22 61 (11.28%) DNS
23 60 (11.09%) DHCP
23 60 (11.09%) Linux
23 60 (11.09%) Degree
24 58 (10.72%) Microsoft Certification
25 54 (9.98%) TCP/IP
26 51 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
27 50 (9.24%) Windows 7

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 101 (18.67%) MS Exchange
2 51 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (9.06%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (3.88%) IIS
6 18 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.48%) Lync
8 5 (0.92%) SugarCRM
8 5 (0.92%) CMS
9 4 (0.74%) Apache
9 4 (0.74%) Moodle
10 3 (0.55%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.55%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.37%) Confluence
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 90 (16.64%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.87%) MS Office
3 9 (1.66%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (1.11%) Solid Edge
5 2 (0.37%) Maya
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.48%) SAP Business One
3 5 (0.92%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.74%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.55%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.37%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.37%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.18%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.36%) Office 365
2 13 (2.40%) SaaS
3 9 (1.66%) Google Apps
4 7 (1.29%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.37%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.37%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (15.34%) Firewall
2 79 (14.60%) SAN
3 71 (13.12%) LAN
4 69 (12.75%) WAN
5 61 (11.28%) DNS
6 60 (11.09%) DHCP
7 54 (9.98%) TCP/IP
8 38 (7.02%) VoIP
9 35 (6.47%) VPN
10 27 (4.99%) VLAN
10 27 (4.99%) NAS
11 18 (3.33%) Wireless
12 17 (3.14%) Internet
12 17 (3.14%) iSCSI
13 15 (2.77%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.22%) ADSL
15 11 (2.03%) VDSL
16 9 (1.66%) Intranet
17 8 (1.48%) SMTP
18 7 (1.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.14%) MySQL
3 13 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.11%) MS Access
5 6 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.74%) Big Data
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.55%) CorVu
7 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.37%) DB2
8 2 (0.37%) QlikView
9 1 (0.18%) Essbase
9 1 (0.18%) Redis
9 1 (0.18%) OLAP
9 1 (0.18%) OLTP
9 1 (0.18%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 101 (18.67%) Finance
2 50 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 46 (8.50%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.25%) Retail
5 22 (4.07%) Legal
6 15 (2.77%) Law
6 15 (2.77%) Marketing
7 13 (2.40%) Banking
8 12 (2.22%) Back Office
9 10 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.66%) Advertising
11 8 (1.48%) Billing
12 7 (1.29%) Games
12 7 (1.29%) French Language
13 4 (0.74%) Electronics
14 2 (0.37%) Automotive
14 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Local Government
15 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.18%) .NET
2 19 (3.51%) CSS
2 19 (3.51%) EDI
3 16 (2.96%) HTML
4 14 (2.59%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.40%) LAMP
6 5 (0.92%) RESTful
7 3 (0.55%) HTML5
7 3 (0.55%) Web Services
7 3 (0.55%) XML
7 3 (0.55%) Java EE
8 2 (0.37%) Silverlight
8 2 (0.37%) LINQ
8 2 (0.37%) Flash
8 2 (0.37%) J2EE
8 2 (0.37%) Ajax
8 2 (0.37%) Middleware
9 1 (0.18%) Yii
9 1 (0.18%) CSS3
9 1 (0.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 35 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.99%) AS400
4 25 (4.62%) iSeries
5 14 (2.59%) FMCG
6 12 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.03%) CCTV
8 10 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.66%) EqualLogic
9 9 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.48%) Replication
10 8 (1.48%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.29%) Biotechnology
12 5 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (0.74%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.74%) LIMS
13 4 (0.74%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.74%) Informatics
13 4 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 290 (53.60%) Windows
2 115 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (14.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (11.09%) Linux
5 50 (9.24%) Windows 7
6 30 (5.55%) Windows 8
7 23 (4.25%) Mac OS X
8 19 (3.51%) UNIX
9 15 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.40%) Windows XP
11 11 (2.03%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.74%) Solaris
12 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.55%) Android
14 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.18%) CentOS
15 1 (0.18%) Debian
15 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (25.32%) Project Management
2 102 (18.85%) ITIL
3 92 (17.01%) ERP
4 70 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (9.24%) People Management
6 47 (8.69%) Service Delivery
7 43 (7.95%) PRINCE2
8 40 (7.39%) Mentoring
9 39 (7.21%) CRM
10 34 (6.28%) Change Management
10 34 (6.28%) Line Management
11 31 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (5.36%) Business Continuity
13 27 (4.99%) Information Security
13 27 (4.99%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (4.99%) Software Licensing
14 26 (4.81%) Migration
15 24 (4.44%) Risk Management
16 23 (4.25%) Data Security
17 19 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (17.93%) SQL
2 25 (4.62%) C#
3 22 (4.07%) PHP
4 18 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 16 (2.96%) Java
6 14 (2.59%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.66%) RPG
7 9 (1.66%) C
8 6 (1.11%) VB
9 5 (0.92%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.92%) VBA
9 5 (0.92%) Perl
10 4 (0.74%) C++
11 2 (0.37%) VBScript
11 2 (0.37%) Python
11 2 (0.37%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.37%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.18%) J#
Qualifications
1 60 (11.09%) Degree
2 58 (10.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (8.50%) MCSE
4 36 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (6.47%) CCNA
6 28 (5.18%) MCITP
7 22 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (3.51%) MCP
9 13 (2.40%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.22%) MCTS
11 11 (2.03%) JNCIA
11 11 (2.03%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.03%) MCSA
12 10 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.92%) CISA
15 4 (0.74%) PMP
16 3 (0.55%) Postgraduate
16 3 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.28%) SLA
2 10 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.66%) COBIT
4 6 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.11%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) GAMP
System Software
1 127 (23.48%) Active Directory
2 100 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.25%) vSphere
5 21 (3.88%) XenApp
5 21 (3.88%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.77%) XenServer
7 13 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.92%) vCloud
8 5 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.55%) Squid
9 3 (0.55%) pfSense
9 3 (0.55%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.55%) Samba
10 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.18%) KVM
10 1 (0.18%) iptables
10 1 (0.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.51%) SCCM
1 19 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 12 (2.22%) WSUS
3 9 (1.66%) SCOM
4 8 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (0.74%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.18%) DameWare
8 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.18%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 187 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 165 (30.50%) VMware
3 76 (14.05%) Cisco
4 46 (8.50%) HP
4 46 (8.50%) Citrix
5 36 (6.65%) Dell
6 26 (4.81%) Oracle
7 25 (4.62%) SAP
8 22 (4.07%) Symantec
9 19 (3.51%) Juniper
10 17 (3.14%) Apple
11 14 (2.59%) Veeam
12 13 (2.40%) Google
12 13 (2.40%) IBM
13 11 (2.03%) EMC
14 9 (1.66%) Avaya
15 7 (1.29%) NetApp
15 7 (1.29%) Sophos
15 7 (1.29%) ProCurve
16 6 (1.11%) Fortinet
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Verwood, Dorset
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stansted, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Global Witness
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Witness
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Lewis Paige
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
networx
Salary: Up to £29,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago