The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 99 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.098% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £34,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £60,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1039 996 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.80% 97.27% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 939 832 924
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 1 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Dover +1 1 £29,000 -51.66%
Stansted - 1 £40,000 -
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (66.67%) RPG
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
1 4 (66.67%) MAPICS
1 4 (66.67%) AS400
1 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) AS400
1 4 (66.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) RPG
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) MAPICS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix