The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
North West / Lancashire
Rank 49 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 9 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.00% 6.23% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 6.61% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 21
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £36,000 £55,000
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 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
444 333 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.45% 94.33% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 411 282 425
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured IT Manager in the job title.

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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Preston -14 5 £42,500 +25.00%
Chorley - 3 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £44,000 -
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Lancashire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 16 (48.48%) Project Management
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 9 (27.27%) MS Project
3 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) SDLC
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.09%) Legal
7 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.09%) MCP
7 3 (9.09%) SLA
7 3 (9.09%) ISEB
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (9.09%) Case Management
7 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
7 3 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (6.06%) Business Development
8 2 (6.06%) NHS
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.06%) SAP

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Project
1 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Project Management
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Case Management
7 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.06%) B2C
8 2 (6.06%) Business Development
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.06%) Service Management
9 1 (3.03%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (9.09%) MCP
2 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CGEIT
3 1 (3.03%) CISA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) VMware