The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 173 177 184
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 11 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £43,125 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3721 3593 3912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.48% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 3069 3389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Stockport - 3 £47,500 -
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) Magento
5 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
5 10 (37.04%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) EDI
6 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
7 8 (29.63%) CRM
7 8 (29.63%) Time Management
8 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) ERP
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) Project Management
9 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
11 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) MS Office
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (14.81%) FMCG
12 3 (11.11%) Windows 7

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (37.04%) Magento
2 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Broadband
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) EDI
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) FMCG
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) CRM
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (29.63%) Time Management
3 6 (22.22%) ERP
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Software Licensing
5 3 (11.11%) People Management
5 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.41%) WSUS
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) ProCurve
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £45k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Posted: 19 days ago