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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 525 516 583
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 96 100 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 92 62
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,500 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -14 17 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Harrow - 2 £35,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £54,250 -
Uxbridge - 2 £66,250 -
Croydon -7 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Bromley - 1 £52,500 -
Wembley - 1 £67,500 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 84 (48.28%) Windows
2 48 (27.59%) Project Management
3 44 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 44 (25.29%) Active Directory
4 43 (24.71%) MS Exchange
5 42 (24.14%) VMware
6 40 (22.99%) Finance
7 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
8 33 (18.97%) ITIL
9 31 (17.82%) SQL
10 29 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 28 (16.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (13.22%) SharePoint
13 23 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (12.64%) Management Information System
15 20 (11.49%) Telecoms
15 20 (11.49%) SAN
15 20 (11.49%) Citrix
15 20 (11.49%) .NET
16 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (10.34%) Supplier Management
17 17 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (9.77%) Hyper-V
17 17 (9.77%) Windows 7
18 16 (9.20%) Project Planning
18 16 (9.20%) Degree
18 16 (9.20%) DNS
18 16 (9.20%) Cisco
18 16 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (24.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.22%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.60%) IIS
6 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.30%) Lync
8 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.15%) Confluence
9 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.57%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 29 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.62%) MS Office
3 3 (1.72%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) IntelliMatch
1 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.45%) SaaS
1 6 (3.45%) Office 365
2 4 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.49%) SAN
2 16 (9.20%) DNS
3 15 (8.62%) Firewall
4 14 (8.05%) DHCP
5 13 (7.47%) TCP/IP
6 12 (6.90%) VoIP
7 8 (4.60%) WAN
7 8 (4.60%) LAN
8 7 (4.02%) NAS
9 5 (2.87%) Intranet
9 5 (2.87%) VPN
10 4 (2.30%) Network Security
11 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.72%) SMTP
12 2 (1.15%) Internet
12 2 (1.15%) Extranet
12 2 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.57%) VLAN
13 1 (0.57%) MPLS
13 1 (0.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.30%) MySQL
4 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.72%) MS Access
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 40 (22.99%) Finance
2 20 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.05%) Retail
4 12 (6.90%) Marketing
5 6 (3.45%) Banking
6 5 (2.87%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.87%) Back Office
7 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.15%) Front Office
7 2 (1.15%) Law
7 2 (1.15%) Legal
7 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.15%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.49%) .NET
2 6 (3.45%) HTML
3 5 (2.87%) Web Services
4 4 (2.30%) XML
5 3 (1.72%) XSLT
6 2 (1.15%) EDI
6 2 (1.15%) CGI
6 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.15%) CSS
6 2 (1.15%) jQuery
6 2 (1.15%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.64%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.45%) NHS
2 6 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (2.87%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.30%) iPhone
4 4 (2.30%) Clustering
5 3 (1.72%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.72%) Replication
5 3 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.72%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.15%) Open Source
6 2 (1.15%) iPad
6 2 (1.15%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.15%) Informatics
6 2 (1.15%) PACS
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Equities
7 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 84 (48.28%) Windows
2 28 (16.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (9.77%) Windows 7
5 16 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.90%) Linux
7 8 (4.60%) Mac OS X
8 6 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.72%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.15%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.15%) UNIX
10 2 (1.15%) Android
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.59%) Project Management
2 33 (18.97%) ITIL
3 23 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (10.34%) Supplier Management
5 16 (9.20%) Project Planning
5 16 (9.20%) Change Management
6 15 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 15 (8.62%) CRM
7 14 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.90%) ERP
9 11 (6.32%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.17%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.60%) Programme Management
12 7 (4.02%) Migration
12 7 (4.02%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (3.45%) Data Protection
13 6 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (2.87%) Asset Management
14 5 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (2.87%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.82%) SQL
2 9 (5.17%) C#
3 7 (4.02%) Java
4 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.72%) PHP
5 3 (1.72%) VBA
6 2 (1.15%) VB
6 2 (1.15%) C
7 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.20%) Degree
3 14 (8.05%) MCSE
4 10 (5.75%) MCSA
4 10 (5.75%) MCITP
5 7 (4.02%) MCP
6 6 (3.45%) MCTS
7 5 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.72%) CCNA
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.57%) MBA
10 1 (0.57%) CIMA
10 1 (0.57%) CCA
10 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.15%) COREP
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 44 (25.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.72%) Xsan
4 2 (1.15%) XenApp
5 1 (0.57%) vCloud
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
5 1 (0.57%) XenServer
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) WSUS
1 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.14%) VMware
3 20 (11.49%) Citrix
4 16 (9.20%) Cisco
5 12 (6.90%) SAP
6 7 (4.02%) Apple
7 4 (2.30%) Adobe
8 3 (1.72%) SonicWALL
8 3 (1.72%) Veeam
8 3 (1.72%) Reuters
8 3 (1.72%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.72%) Murex
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle
9 2 (1.15%) NetApp
9 2 (1.15%) Telerik
10 1 (0.57%) Teradata
10 1 (0.57%) Mitel
10 1 (0.57%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.57%) NEC
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