The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
South East / Kent
Rank 67 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 22 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.62% 2.54% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.60% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 21
Median salary £56,250 £47,500 £59,425
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,737 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
816 1076 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.14% 97.55% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 628 935 892
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured IT Manager in the job title.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in Kent

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

IT Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -11 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Tunbridge Wells +18 3 £65,000 +36.84%
West Malling -2 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Sevenoaks - 3 £55,000 -
Stansted - 2 £45,000 -
Chatham - 1 £33,000 -
Folkestone - 1 - - 1
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 22 (46.81%) Project Management
2 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.66%) Windows
5 11 (23.40%) Finance
6 10 (21.28%) ITIL
6 10 (21.28%) Degree
6 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (19.15%) MS Office
7 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
8 8 (17.02%) MS Project
8 8 (17.02%) Line Management
8 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
9 7 (14.89%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.89%) VMware
10 6 (12.77%) SLA
10 6 (12.77%) Cisco
10 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
10 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (10.64%) CMS
11 5 (10.64%) Law
11 5 (10.64%) Legal
11 5 (10.64%) Service Management
11 5 (10.64%) ITSM
12 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
12 4 (8.51%) LAN
12 4 (8.51%) WAN
12 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) CMS
2 4 (8.51%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.15%) MS Office
3 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (17.02%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) LAN
1 4 (8.51%) SAN
1 4 (8.51%) Skype
1 4 (8.51%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) OLAP
3 1 (2.13%) OLTP
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Law
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) French Language
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) EDI
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Tandem
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
4 8 (17.02%) Line Management
5 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
5 7 (14.89%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) ITSM
6 5 (10.64%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) Change Control
7 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
7 4 (8.51%) People Management
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.26%) Change Management
9 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Mitel
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) Infor
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com