The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 533 505 540
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 85 110 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 82 103 88
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,745 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £79,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IT Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in London

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in London

IT Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
City of London +1 15 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Croydon - 4 £43,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £88,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £62,500 -
Wembley - 1 £67,500 -
Harrow - 1 £35,000 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 70 (40.94%) Windows
2 55 (32.16%) Project Management
3 43 (25.15%) Microsoft
4 36 (21.05%) SQL
4 36 (21.05%) Finance
4 36 (21.05%) VMware
5 32 (18.71%) Active Directory
5 32 (18.71%) ITIL
5 32 (18.71%) MS Exchange
6 30 (17.54%) MS Excel
6 30 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (16.96%) Management Information System
7 29 (16.96%) SQL Server
8 28 (16.37%) Telecoms
9 25 (14.62%) SharePoint
10 21 (12.28%) Firewall
10 21 (12.28%) Project Planning
10 21 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (10.53%) Supplier Management
11 18 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (10.53%) SAN
11 18 (10.53%) CRM
12 17 (9.94%) Citrix
12 17 (9.94%) Windows 7
13 16 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (9.36%) Change Management
14 15 (8.77%) Retail
14 15 (8.77%) Degree
15 14 (8.19%) Performance Management

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (18.71%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.62%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.51%) IIS
6 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.34%) Lync
8 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.17%) Confluence
9 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 30 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.60%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS Project
4 2 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.17%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.75%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.17%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.58%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
1 3 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.28%) Firewall
2 18 (10.53%) SAN
3 13 (7.60%) DNS
4 12 (7.02%) VoIP
5 10 (5.85%) DHCP
6 9 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.09%) NAS
7 7 (4.09%) Network Security
7 7 (4.09%) WAN
7 7 (4.09%) LAN
8 6 (3.51%) VPN
9 5 (2.92%) Intranet
9 5 (2.92%) Internet
10 4 (2.34%) FTP
11 3 (1.75%) ISDN
12 2 (1.17%) Extranet
12 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.17%) LDAP
12 2 (1.17%) SMTP
12 2 (1.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.75%) MS Access
5 3 (1.75%) MySQL
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.17%) JIRA
1 2 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 36 (21.05%) Finance
2 28 (16.37%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.77%) Retail
4 9 (5.26%) Marketing
5 7 (4.09%) Back Office
6 5 (2.92%) Banking
6 5 (2.92%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.17%) Front Office
8 2 (1.17%) Legal
8 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.58%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Law
9 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.19%) .NET
2 4 (2.34%) XML
2 4 (2.34%) HTML
3 3 (1.75%) EDI
3 3 (1.75%) Web Services
3 3 (1.75%) XSLT
4 2 (1.17%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.17%) CGI
4 2 (1.17%) jQuery
5 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.58%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.96%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.51%) NHS
3 6 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.34%) iPhone
6 3 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.75%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.17%) iPad
7 2 (1.17%) PACS
7 2 (1.17%) Replication
7 2 (1.17%) Clustering
7 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.17%) Informatics
7 2 (1.17%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.58%) Open Source
8 1 (0.58%) CMDB
8 1 (0.58%) CCTV
8 1 (0.58%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.94%) Windows
2 21 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (9.94%) Windows 7
5 14 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (7.02%) Linux
7 11 (6.43%) Mac OS X
8 7 (4.09%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.51%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.34%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.34%) Android
11 3 (1.75%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (1.75%) UNIX
12 2 (1.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.16%) Project Management
2 32 (18.71%) ITIL
3 30 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (12.28%) Project Planning
5 18 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 18 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.53%) CRM
6 16 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.36%) Change Management
7 14 (8.19%) Performance Management
8 13 (7.60%) ERP
9 12 (7.02%) Line Management
9 12 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.43%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.85%) Service Delivery
12 8 (4.68%) Data Protection
13 7 (4.09%) People Management
14 6 (3.51%) Asset Management
15 5 (2.92%) Programme Management
15 5 (2.92%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.05%) SQL
2 7 (4.09%) Java
2 7 (4.09%) C#
3 5 (2.92%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.75%) VBA
5 2 (1.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.17%) C
6 1 (0.58%) C++
6 1 (0.58%) VB
6 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.77%) Degree
2 14 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.85%) MCSE
3 10 (5.85%) MCSA
4 8 (4.68%) MCITP
5 5 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.92%) MCP
5 5 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.34%) MCTS
7 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.17%) CCNA
8 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) CCA
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) SLA
1 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.75%) QA
3 2 (1.17%) COREP
3 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (18.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.17%) Xsan
4 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.17%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenServer
5 1 (0.58%) Kerio MailServer
5 1 (0.58%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.58%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) SCCM
1 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.17%) WSUS
3 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.05%) VMware
3 17 (9.94%) Citrix
4 12 (7.02%) Cisco
5 11 (6.43%) SAP
6 10 (5.85%) Apple
7 7 (4.09%) Oracle
8 6 (3.51%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.75%) Adobe
9 3 (1.75%) NEC
9 3 (1.75%) Reuters
9 3 (1.75%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.75%) Murex
10 2 (1.17%) HP
10 2 (1.17%) Dell
10 2 (1.17%) Sage
10 2 (1.17%) Symantec
10 2 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.17%) Mitel
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus of 20% + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum + considerable benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits + 28 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago