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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 67 81 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 24 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.76% 2.08% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.13% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 41
Median salary £52,500 £44,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,250 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
IT Manager
South East

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
855 1031 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.39% 97.36% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 758 947 798
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Folkestone +6 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £52,500 -
Westerham - 2 £26,500 -
Dartford - 2 £65,000 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
Rochester - 1 £42,500 -
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 20 (43.48%) Project Management
2 14 (30.43%) ITIL
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) Finance
4 11 (23.91%) Legal
4 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
4 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 11 (23.91%) People Management
5 10 (21.74%) Information Security
5 10 (21.74%) VMware
5 10 (21.74%) Degree
6 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
6 9 (19.57%) Citrix
6 9 (19.57%) PRINCE
7 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (17.39%) Front Office
7 8 (17.39%) Back Office
7 8 (17.39%) Business Continuity
7 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 8 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
8 7 (15.22%) Cisco
9 6 (13.04%) MS Office
9 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
9 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
9 6 (13.04%) vSphere
10 5 (10.87%) SIEM
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement

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 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (10.87%) LAN
2 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.87%) WAN
3 2 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Legal
3 8 (17.39%) Back Office
3 8 (17.39%) Front Office
4 4 (8.70%) Advertising
5 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) AS400
3 2 (4.35%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
3 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Tandem
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) VAX
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) PDA
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Project Management
2 14 (30.43%) ITIL
3 11 (23.91%) People Management
3 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
4 10 (21.74%) Information Security
5 9 (19.57%) PRINCE
6 8 (17.39%) Business Continuity
6 8 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
7 5 (10.87%) SIEM
8 4 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.35%) Escalation Management
10 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) COBOL
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (10.87%) CISSP
4 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.17%) CEH
5 1 (2.17%) CISM
5 1 (2.17%) CISMP
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.17%) ISO19770
2 1 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) vSphere
3 5 (10.87%) XenApp
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Nessus
1 4 (8.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.87%) LogRhythm
7 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.17%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.17%) Google
8 1 (2.17%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.17%) Splunk