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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
South East / Kent
Rank 52 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 34 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.12% 2.81% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 2.88% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 26
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,624 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,800 £72,500
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
805 1008 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.46% 97.58% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 641 898 975
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -7 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Tunbridge Wells +19 5 £65,000 +23.80%
West Malling -4 5 £57,500 +21.05%
Dartford -8 3 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £55,000 -
Rochester - 2 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 1 - -
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 27 (50.94%) Project Management
2 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
3 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
4 14 (26.42%) Finance
5 13 (24.53%) Windows
6 12 (22.64%) Degree
6 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (20.75%) ITIL
7 11 (20.75%) MS Office
8 8 (15.09%) VMware
8 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (15.09%) MS Project
8 8 (15.09%) Line Management
9 7 (13.21%) SDLC
9 7 (13.21%) Cisco
9 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
9 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
9 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (11.32%) ITSM
10 6 (11.32%) SLA
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
11 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (9.43%) LAN
11 5 (9.43%) WAN
11 5 (9.43%) Service Management
12 4 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (7.55%) SAN
12 4 (7.55%) Law

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 4 (7.55%) CMS
1 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.75%) MS Office
3 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (15.09%) MS Project
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.89%) Magento
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LAN
1 5 (9.43%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) Skype
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Law
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) COM
2 1 (1.89%) EDI
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) PMI
4 2 (3.77%) AS400
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) iSeries
4 2 (3.77%) Tandem
4 2 (3.77%) VAX
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) PDA
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Project Management
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Line Management
4 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
4 7 (13.21%) SDLC
4 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.32%) ITSM
5 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.43%) Service Management
7 4 (7.55%) Change Control
7 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.66%) ERP
8 3 (5.66%) Information Security
8 3 (5.66%) Network Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.77%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) COBOL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.89%) CEH
5 1 (1.89%) CISMP
5 1 (1.89%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) Firmware
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Nessus
1 1 (1.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.77%) Mitel
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe
6 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Infor
6 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com