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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 84 71 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 21 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.94% 2.45% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.55% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 13
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,750 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
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
1065 942 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.25% 96.22% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 925 850 987
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Tunbridge Wells +12 13 £52,500 +5.00%
Chatham - 1 £45,000 -
West Malling - 1 £40,000 -
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 25 (51.02%) Information Security
2 21 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 21 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 21 (42.86%) CISM
3 20 (40.82%) ITIL
3 20 (40.82%) Threat Management
3 20 (40.82%) Internal Audit
4 16 (32.65%) Finance
5 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
6 13 (26.53%) Project Management
7 11 (22.45%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (20.41%) Legal
8 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (18.37%) Cisco
10 8 (16.33%) OWASP
10 8 (16.33%) ISMS
10 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
10 8 (16.33%) Office 365
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (14.29%) Windows
12 6 (12.24%) LAN
12 6 (12.24%) WAN
12 6 (12.24%) SAN
12 6 (12.24%) VMware
12 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery

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 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.33%) Office 365
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) LAN
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
1 6 (12.24%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
2 3 (6.12%) VLAN
2 3 (6.12%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Legal
3 4 (8.16%) Back Office
3 4 (8.16%) Front Office
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
1 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Information Security
2 21 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 20 (40.82%) Internal Audit
3 20 (40.82%) ITIL
3 20 (40.82%) Threat Management
4 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 11 (22.45%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (16.33%) ISMS
8 8 (16.33%) OWASP
8 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.24%) Release Management
9 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
10 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (8.16%) People Management
10 4 (8.16%) PRINCE
11 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) CISM
1 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.12%) SLA
4 2 (4.08%) COBIT
5 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Cisco
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Symantec