The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 98 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
IT Manager
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1001 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.97% 94.88% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 985 778 740
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in Essex

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

IT Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) HP