The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 153 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 48 74 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 2.23% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.30% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 111
Median salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 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
3656 3214 3838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.85% 96.87% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3078 2663 3266
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bolton -9 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Rochdale - 2 £35,000 -
Stockport - 2 £19,000 -
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 34 (28.57%) Project Management
2 26 (21.85%) ITIL
2 26 (21.85%) PRINCE2
3 25 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (19.33%) Finance
6 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
7 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
8 14 (11.76%) Citrix
9 13 (10.92%) FMCG
9 13 (10.92%) MS Office
10 12 (10.08%) Legal
10 12 (10.08%) ERP
10 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
10 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
11 11 (9.24%) Degree
11 11 (9.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (9.24%) SQL
11 11 (9.24%) Service Delivery
12 10 (8.40%) Change Management
12 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (8.40%) Supplier Management
12 10 (8.40%) SDLC
13 9 (7.56%) High Availability
13 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (7.56%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (7.56%) Active Directory
13 9 (7.56%) CA
13 9 (7.56%) Migration
14 8 (6.72%) Service Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.68%) Site Server
3 1 (0.84%) ThingWorx
3 1 (0.84%) Zimbra
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.92%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.84%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.84%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.68%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.84%) Magento
4 1 (0.84%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.84%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) SAN
2 4 (3.36%) VPN
3 2 (1.68%) DHCP
3 2 (1.68%) DNS
3 2 (1.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.84%) Broadband
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.84%) Network Security
4 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.84%) VoIP
4 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Legal
3 8 (6.72%) Retail
4 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.36%) Banking
6 3 (2.52%) Marketing
7 2 (1.68%) Automotive
7 2 (1.68%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Publishing
8 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) FMCG
2 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) PMI
4 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.52%) NHS
5 3 (2.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.68%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.68%) iPad
6 2 (1.68%) Statistics
6 2 (1.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.84%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
3 3 (2.52%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) CentOS
4 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.57%) Project Management
2 26 (21.85%) ITIL
2 26 (21.85%) PRINCE2
3 25 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.08%) ERP
6 11 (9.24%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.40%) Change Management
7 10 (8.40%) SDLC
7 10 (8.40%) Supplier Management
8 9 (7.56%) High Availability
8 9 (7.56%) Migration
8 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (6.72%) CRM
9 8 (6.72%) Service Management
10 7 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.88%) Time Management
10 7 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.24%) SQL
2 1 (0.84%) C#
2 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.72%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.88%) MCSE
4 7 (5.88%) PMP
4 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.68%) APMP
6 2 (1.68%) ISEB
6 2 (1.68%) MCITP
6 2 (1.68%) MCP
6 2 (1.68%) MCSA
6 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.84%) CISA
7 1 (0.84%) CISM
7 1 (0.84%) CRISC
7 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) MBA
7 1 (0.84%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.52%) QA
3 3 (2.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) COBIT
4 1 (0.84%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (3.36%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) Citrix
3 9 (7.56%) CA
4 7 (5.88%) VMware
5 6 (5.04%) Cisco
5 6 (5.04%) SAP
6 5 (4.20%) JD Edwards
7 4 (3.36%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.36%) HP
7 4 (3.36%) NetApp
7 4 (3.36%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.36%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.52%) IFS
8 3 (2.52%) Oracle
9 2 (1.68%) CommVault
9 2 (1.68%) Sage
9 2 (1.68%) Symantec
9 2 (1.68%) Veeam
10 1 (0.84%) Dell
10 1 (0.84%) Juniper
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £40500.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £65000 - £73000 per annum + £4,500 car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago