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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 178 183 170
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 8 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 9
Average salary £51,250 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.69% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £30,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £38,600 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
3717 3867 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.75% 95.08% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 3193 3186
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 - 2 £48,750 -
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) ERP
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (22.73%) People Management
6 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
6 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (22.73%) MCSE
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) EDI
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) SLA
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) ERP
2 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (22.73%) People Management
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Release Management
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.55%) BCP
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
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