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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 620 652 613
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 263 264 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 235 233 252
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -11 66 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South East -34 58 £45,000 +5.88% 7
East of England +50 40 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West +29 35 £42,500 -1.44% 2
East Midlands +26 28 £47,500 - 6
Yorkshire +13 13 £42,750 +6.87% 7
West Midlands -18 12 £49,000 +4.25% 4
North East - 6 £45,000 -
South West -24 3 £30,000 -29.41% 4
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 220 (44.27%) Windows
2 183 (36.82%) Microsoft
3 145 (29.18%) Project Management
4 117 (23.54%) VMware
5 112 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 107 (21.53%) Finance
7 104 (20.93%) Active Directory
8 98 (19.72%) MS Exchange
9 97 (19.52%) ITIL
10 84 (16.90%) MS Excel
11 79 (15.90%) Cisco
12 78 (15.69%) SQL
13 72 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 70 (14.08%) SQL Server
15 64 (12.88%) ERP
16 61 (12.27%) Firewall
17 59 (11.87%) Windows Server 2012
17 59 (11.87%) Degree
18 58 (11.67%) LAN
19 57 (11.47%) SAN
20 56 (11.27%) Service Delivery
21 55 (11.07%) DNS
22 53 (10.66%) SharePoint
22 53 (10.66%) MS Office
22 53 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
23 51 (10.26%) Linux
23 51 (10.26%) WAN
24 48 (9.66%) DHCP
24 48 (9.66%) TCP/IP
25 47 (9.46%) Manufacturing

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 98 (19.72%) MS Exchange
2 53 (10.66%) SharePoint
3 39 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.82%) IIS
7 9 (1.81%) Lync
8 5 (1.01%) Apache
8 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.80%) WordPress
9 4 (0.80%) Moodle
10 2 (0.40%) CMS
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.20%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.20%) nginx
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 84 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 53 (10.66%) MS Office
3 11 (2.21%) SOLIDWORKS
4 7 (1.41%) Solid Edge
5 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) Epicor Vantage
2 4 (0.80%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.40%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.40%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.40%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.20%) Primavera
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.43%) Office 365
2 8 (1.61%) SaaS
3 5 (1.01%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.80%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.40%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 61 (12.27%) Firewall
2 58 (11.67%) LAN
3 57 (11.47%) SAN
4 55 (11.07%) DNS
5 51 (10.26%) WAN
6 48 (9.66%) DHCP
6 48 (9.66%) TCP/IP
7 34 (6.84%) VPN
8 29 (5.84%) VoIP
9 26 (5.23%) Wireless
10 22 (4.43%) NAS
11 21 (4.23%) VLAN
12 20 (4.02%) Internet
13 14 (2.82%) Intranet
14 12 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.41%) SMTP
15 11 (2.21%) Network Security
16 10 (2.01%) iSCSI
17 8 (1.61%) OpenVPN
17 8 (1.61%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.41%) MySQL
4 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.41%) MS Access
6 6 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.60%) CorVu
9 3 (0.60%) Big Data
10 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.40%) QlikView
10 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.20%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) OLAP
11 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.20%) OLTP
11 1 (0.20%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) JIRA
1 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 107 (21.53%) Finance
2 47 (9.46%) Manufacturing
3 40 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.43%) Legal
5 20 (4.02%) Retail
6 11 (2.21%) Banking
7 10 (2.01%) Marketing
7 10 (2.01%) Back Office
8 9 (1.81%) Advertising
9 8 (1.61%) Law
10 7 (1.41%) Automotive
10 7 (1.41%) French Language
10 7 (1.41%) Billing
11 6 (1.21%) Games
12 4 (0.80%) Publishing
13 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.40%) Electronics
13 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.42%) .NET
2 12 (2.41%) EDI
3 9 (1.81%) HTML
4 7 (1.41%) CSS
5 5 (1.01%) LAMP
5 5 (1.01%) RESTful
6 4 (0.80%) HTML5
6 4 (0.80%) Java EE
7 3 (0.60%) WAP
7 3 (0.60%) Web Services
8 2 (0.40%) Flash
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.40%) Silverlight
8 2 (0.40%) LINQ
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.20%) Ajax
9 1 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.45%) Management Information System
2 39 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.62%) iSeries
3 13 (2.62%) AS400
4 12 (2.41%) Open Source
5 11 (2.21%) FMCG
6 10 (2.01%) CCTV
7 7 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.01%) Clustering
8 5 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (0.80%) PDA
9 4 (0.80%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.80%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.60%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.60%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 220 (44.27%) Windows
2 112 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (11.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (10.26%) Linux
5 46 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 26 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (4.23%) Windows 8
8 13 (2.62%) Mac OS X
9 10 (2.01%) UNIX
10 9 (1.81%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.01%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.80%) Solaris
14 3 (0.60%) Android
15 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.20%) HPUX
16 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.18%) Project Management
2 97 (19.52%) ITIL
3 64 (12.88%) ERP
4 56 (11.27%) Service Delivery
5 53 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 43 (8.65%) PRINCE2
7 29 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (5.63%) Information Security
8 28 (5.63%) Change Management
9 27 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 25 (5.03%) Software Licensing
11 24 (4.83%) People Management
11 24 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (4.63%) CRM
12 23 (4.63%) Business Analysis
13 22 (4.43%) Data Security
14 21 (4.23%) Line Management
15 20 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (3.02%) Asset Management
17 13 (2.62%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (15.69%) SQL
2 22 (4.43%) PHP
3 16 (3.22%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.41%) C#
5 10 (2.01%) Java
5 10 (2.01%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.01%) RPG
6 5 (1.01%) C
7 2 (0.40%) R
7 2 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.40%) VB
7 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) VBScript
8 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (11.87%) Degree
2 35 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (6.84%) CCNA
4 31 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (4.63%) MCSE
6 19 (3.82%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.41%) MCITP
7 12 (2.41%) MCP
8 10 (2.01%) JNCIA
9 9 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.61%) MCSA
10 8 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.61%) MCTS
11 7 (1.41%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.41%) CCNP
12 6 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.01%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.80%) PMP
15 2 (0.40%) CCENT
16 1 (0.20%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.23%) SLA
2 9 (1.81%) COBIT
3 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.80%) QA
5 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) GAMP
System Software
1 104 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 72 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.63%) XenApp
5 21 (4.23%) vSphere
6 20 (4.02%) XenServer
7 13 (2.62%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.60%) pfSense
9 3 (0.60%) Squid
9 3 (0.60%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.60%) Xsan
9 3 (0.60%) Samba
10 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.20%) NFS
11 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.83%) SCCM
2 14 (2.82%) WSUS
3 11 (2.21%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.61%) SCOM
5 7 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.40%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 183 (36.82%) Microsoft
2 117 (23.54%) VMware
3 79 (15.90%) Cisco
4 46 (9.26%) HP
5 36 (7.24%) Citrix
6 34 (6.84%) Dell
7 20 (4.02%) SAP
8 15 (3.02%) Symantec
9 14 (2.82%) Sophos
10 13 (2.62%) Juniper
10 13 (2.62%) Apple
11 11 (2.21%) Oracle
11 11 (2.21%) EMC
11 11 (2.21%) Epicor
12 10 (2.01%) IBM
12 10 (2.01%) Veeam
13 9 (1.81%) Google
13 9 (1.81%) Avaya
14 8 (1.61%) Mitel
14 8 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
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