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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 154 151 152
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 2147 2158 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.22% 2.09% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.17% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1813 1831
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
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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 +8 835 £60,000 +4.34% 59
South East -2 413 £52,500 +6.06% 30
North West +28 190 £45,000 +2.27% 23
West Midlands -7 186 £48,500 -7.61% 22
Yorkshire +4 157 £46,000 +6.97% 12
East of England +5 154 £52,500 - 16
South West +36 115 £45,000 -5.26% 17
East Midlands -11 98 £48,750 -2.50% 8
North East -1 9 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Midlands -1 3 £57,500 -2.12%
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1327 (31.52%) Project Management
2 1135 (26.96%) Finance
3 1025 (24.35%) ITIL
4 969 (23.02%) PRINCE2
5 734 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
6 618 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 599 (14.23%) Windows
8 597 (14.18%) Microsoft
9 543 (12.90%) Degree
10 478 (11.35%) Service Delivery
11 408 (9.69%) Retail
12 369 (8.76%) Change Management
13 339 (8.05%) Information Security
13 339 (8.05%) MS Excel
14 329 (7.81%) Service Management
15 317 (7.53%) VMware
16 303 (7.20%) Risk Management
17 300 (7.13%) Data Centre
18 296 (7.03%) Active Directory
19 290 (6.89%) Legal
20 284 (6.75%) Windows Server
21 268 (6.37%) SDLC
22 262 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
22 262 (6.22%) Banking
23 255 (6.06%) CISSP
23 255 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
24 254 (6.03%) Cisco
25 246 (5.84%) SLA
26 243 (5.77%) Firewall
27 242 (5.75%) SQL Server

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 160 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 147 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 53 (1.26%) CMS
4 52 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (1.12%) IIS
6 32 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (0.59%) Skype for Business
8 14 (0.33%) MS Project Server
9 10 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.21%) EPiServer CMS
10 9 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.21%) SAS
11 8 (0.19%) Confluence
11 8 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.17%) Apache
12 7 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.17%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.12%) Zimbra
Applications
1 339 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 166 (3.94%) MS Office
3 155 (3.68%) MS Project
4 41 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.071%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.071%) Revit
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.024%) Maya
9 1 (0.024%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 38 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.57%) SAP ERP
4 23 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
6 13 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.14%) SunGard APT
10 5 (0.12%) Maximo
11 4 (0.095%) SAP CO
11 4 (0.095%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.095%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.071%) Line 500
12 3 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.071%) SAP HR
12 3 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 166 (3.94%) Office 365
2 98 (2.33%) SaaS
3 79 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 75 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (0.95%) PaaS
6 39 (0.93%) IaaS
7 33 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.29%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.048%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.048%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.024%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.024%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.024%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.024%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.024%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 243 (5.77%) Firewall
2 163 (3.87%) WAN
3 159 (3.78%) SAN
4 154 (3.66%) LAN
5 89 (2.11%) VPN
6 83 (1.97%) DNS
6 83 (1.97%) VoIP
7 74 (1.76%) TCP/IP
8 67 (1.59%) Network Security
9 63 (1.50%) Internet
10 61 (1.45%) DHCP
11 47 (1.12%) Wireless
12 36 (0.86%) IP Telephony
13 33 (0.78%) Intranet
14 31 (0.74%) VLAN
15 27 (0.64%) Unified Communications
16 26 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
17 24 (0.57%) Skype
17 24 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (0.55%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 56 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (1.24%) Big Data
4 28 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 18 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.33%) QlikView
11 10 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.21%) GIS
13 8 (0.19%) MySQL
13 8 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (0.19%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.14%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.14%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (1.02%) JIRA
2 31 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 25 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 24 (0.57%) Subversion
4 24 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.33%) Artifactory
6 10 (0.24%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.21%) Ant
7 9 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (0.19%) Hudson
8 8 (0.19%) Maven
8 8 (0.19%) MSBuild
8 8 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.12%) Gradle
9 5 (0.12%) Selenium
9 5 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.095%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.071%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.071%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.048%) CruiseControl
General
1 1135 (26.96%) Finance
2 408 (9.69%) Retail
3 290 (6.89%) Legal
4 262 (6.22%) Banking
5 231 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 189 (4.49%) Marketing
7 135 (3.21%) Manufacturing
8 113 (2.68%) Law
9 57 (1.35%) Back Office
10 54 (1.28%) Electronics
11 53 (1.26%) Investment Banking
12 49 (1.16%) Front Office
13 42 (1.00%) Advertising
14 35 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (0.62%) Aerospace
16 22 (0.52%) Billing
17 21 (0.50%) Local Government
17 21 (0.50%) Publishing
18 20 (0.48%) Games
19 13 (0.31%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (3.37%) .NET
2 50 (1.19%) HTML
3 33 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 33 (0.78%) Web Services
4 29 (0.69%) CSS
5 21 (0.50%) Middleware
6 19 (0.45%) .NET Framework
6 19 (0.45%) XML
7 11 (0.26%) jQuery
8 10 (0.24%) AngularJS
9 8 (0.19%) EDI
9 8 (0.19%) J2EE
10 6 (0.14%) HTML5
10 6 (0.14%) XSL
11 5 (0.12%) 802.1X
11 5 (0.12%) CGI
11 5 (0.12%) LAMP
11 5 (0.12%) SOAP
11 5 (0.12%) Software Packaging
12 4 (0.095%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 300 (7.13%) Data Centre
2 262 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 224 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 96 (2.28%) PMI
5 82 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 70 (1.66%) FMCG
7 59 (1.40%) Driving Licence
8 56 (1.33%) Replication
9 44 (1.05%) NHS
10 41 (0.97%) EPoS
11 27 (0.64%) Life Science
12 24 (0.57%) iPad
12 24 (0.57%) User Experience
13 22 (0.52%) Client/Server
14 21 (0.50%) Statistics
15 19 (0.45%) Mainframe
16 18 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 18 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
18 16 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 599 (14.23%) Windows
2 284 (6.75%) Windows Server
3 141 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 128 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 126 (2.99%) Linux
6 92 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 71 (1.69%) Unix
8 43 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 41 (0.97%) Windows 10
10 23 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.29%) Android
13 9 (0.21%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.19%) VMS
14 8 (0.19%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.12%) CentOS
16 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1327 (31.52%) Project Management
2 1025 (24.35%) ITIL
3 969 (23.02%) PRINCE2
4 734 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
5 618 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 478 (11.35%) Service Delivery
7 369 (8.76%) Change Management
8 339 (8.05%) Information Security
9 329 (7.81%) Service Management
10 303 (7.20%) Risk Management
11 268 (6.37%) SDLC
12 255 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 241 (5.72%) CRM
14 238 (5.65%) Line Management
15 235 (5.58%) Waterfall
16 212 (5.04%) ERP
17 204 (4.85%) Business Analysis
18 202 (4.80%) Programme Management
19 185 (4.39%) E-Commerce
20 182 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 214 (5.08%) SQL
2 60 (1.43%) Java
3 57 (1.35%) C#
4 48 (1.14%) JavaScript
5 46 (1.09%) C
6 21 (0.50%) PowerShell
7 19 (0.45%) C++
8 15 (0.36%) VB
9 11 (0.26%) PHP
10 9 (0.21%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.19%) VBA
12 7 (0.17%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.14%) Python
13 6 (0.14%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.12%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.071%) R
15 3 (0.071%) RPG
16 2 (0.048%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.048%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.048%) Perl
Qualifications
1 543 (12.90%) Degree
2 255 (6.06%) CISSP
3 209 (4.96%) PMI Certification
4 197 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 188 (4.47%) CISM
6 168 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
7 159 (3.78%) CISA
8 136 (3.23%) PMP
8 136 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 94 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 64 (1.52%) MCSE
11 60 (1.43%) CRISC
12 56 (1.33%) Security Cleared
13 44 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
14 43 (1.02%) APMP
15 40 (0.95%) CCNA
16 37 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 36 (0.86%) MCITP
18 35 (0.83%) MCSA
19 32 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (5.84%) SLA
2 212 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 139 (3.30%) COBIT
4 108 (2.57%) PCI DSS
5 87 (2.07%) QA
6 72 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 32 (0.76%) ISO 9001
8 13 (0.31%) COSO
8 13 (0.31%) PMBOK
9 12 (0.29%) Data Quality
10 10 (0.24%) ISO22301
11 9 (0.21%) FATCA
11 9 (0.21%) MiFID
12 8 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 8 (0.19%) ISO27005
13 6 (0.14%) GAMP
13 6 (0.14%) ISO27002
14 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 4 (0.095%) GxP
15 4 (0.095%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 296 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 220 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 55 (1.31%) vSphere
5 43 (1.02%) XenApp
6 18 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.33%) VMware Server
8 9 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.21%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (0.17%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.12%) Xen
12 4 (0.095%) Snort
12 4 (0.095%) VMFS
13 3 (0.071%) XenServer
14 2 (0.048%) ACF2
14 2 (0.048%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (0.86%) Backup Exec
2 21 (0.50%) SCCM
3 11 (0.26%) Puppet
4 10 (0.24%) Nagios
5 9 (0.21%) WSUS
6 8 (0.19%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.17%) Ansible
7 7 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.12%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.12%) RSA Archer
8 5 (0.12%) SCOM
9 4 (0.095%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.095%) SnapMirror
9 4 (0.095%) SnapVault
9 4 (0.095%) vMotion
10 3 (0.071%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.071%) Nessus
11 2 (0.048%) QRadar
11 2 (0.048%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 597 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 317 (7.53%) VMware
3 254 (6.03%) Cisco
4 178 (4.23%) SAP
5 135 (3.21%) Oracle
6 117 (2.78%) Citrix
7 103 (2.45%) HP
8 63 (1.50%) Dell
9 46 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 46 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (0.86%) IBM
11 33 (0.78%) NetApp
12 31 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 31 (0.74%) Symantec
13 26 (0.62%) Remedy
14 23 (0.55%) Google
15 21 (0.50%) EMC
15 21 (0.50%) Juniper
16 20 (0.48%) LANDesk
16 20 (0.48%) Veeam
Wigan, Lancashire
Intech 7
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cornwall
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum (£100,000 OTE) + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits inc equity share
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + Car/car allowance & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, 25 Days Holiday, LI, Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ongar, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Eurobase People
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Harvard Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44K plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Pension + other Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum + commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago