The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 26 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 22 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.20% 3.54% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 3.61% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 15
Average salary £35,000 £47,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.70% +22.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
IT Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
331 499 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.24% 98.23% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 274 434 374
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in Lancashire

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Lancashire

IT Manager
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Preston +12 8 £33,250 -26.11%
Blackpool - 2 £40,000 -
Fleetwood - 2 £35,000 -
Blackburn +13 1 £47,500 -13.63%
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 16 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) SAN
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
6 7 (21.88%) DHCP
6 7 (21.88%) DNS
6 7 (21.88%) Change Management
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) SDLC
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (15.63%) Firewall
7 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Information Security
8 4 (12.50%) Document Management
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (12.50%) MS Office
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Server
8 4 (12.50%) Network Management
8 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Line 500
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) DHCP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) Broadband
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 3 (9.38%) PBX
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Change Management
3 7 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (21.88%) SDLC
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Document Management
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Security Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
6 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) BT
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Dell
3 3 (9.38%) Lotus
3 3 (9.38%) Sage
3 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
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