The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.05% 1.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 460 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.96% 93.69% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 364 409 423
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Manager
North West

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Blackburn - 3 £40,000 -
Preston +2 2 £40,000 -44.82%
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle