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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 105 88 105
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 69 116 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.09% 2.94% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 3.05% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 111 77
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Cheadle - 5 £46,000 -
Bolton +16 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 70 (35.71%) Project Management
2 69 (35.20%) ITIL
3 53 (27.04%) Finance
4 50 (25.51%) PRINCE2
5 47 (23.98%) Change Management
6 45 (22.96%) Service Delivery
7 37 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (16.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (14.29%) Service Management
10 24 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (10.71%) Risk Management
11 21 (10.71%) SLA
12 19 (9.69%) Degree
13 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
13 18 (9.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 17 (8.67%) Information Security
15 15 (7.65%) Software Delivery
15 15 (7.65%) SDLC
16 14 (7.14%) Release Management
17 13 (6.63%) Project Planning
17 13 (6.63%) Retail
17 13 (6.63%) Supplier Management
17 13 (6.63%) Legal
17 13 (6.63%) MS Excel
17 13 (6.63%) MS Project
18 11 (5.61%) ITIL V3
18 11 (5.61%) Firewall
18 11 (5.61%) Scrum
18 11 (5.61%) VMware
18 11 (5.61%) CRM

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (3.57%) CMS
2 4 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (6.63%) MS Excel
1 13 (6.63%) MS Project
2 8 (4.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.02%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.57%) SaaS
2 4 (2.04%) Office 365
3 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.61%) Firewall
2 5 (2.55%) WAN
3 4 (2.04%) Network Security
4 3 (1.53%) DHCP
4 3 (1.53%) DNS
4 3 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.02%) VoIP
5 2 (1.02%) VPN
6 1 (0.51%) Internet
6 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.51%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.02%) OLAP
3 2 (1.02%) Power BI
3 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 53 (27.04%) Finance
2 13 (6.63%) Legal
2 13 (6.63%) Retail
3 10 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.08%) Banking
4 8 (4.08%) Publishing
5 4 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.02%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.10%) .NET
2 2 (1.02%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.10%) Statistics
2 8 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.06%) FMCG
5 3 (1.53%) Blog
6 2 (1.02%) EPoS
6 2 (1.02%) Fintech
6 2 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) iPad
7 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.61%) Windows
2 6 (3.06%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) Unix
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) HPUX
6 1 (0.51%) Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.71%) Project Management
2 69 (35.20%) ITIL
3 50 (25.51%) PRINCE2
4 47 (23.98%) Change Management
5 45 (22.96%) Service Delivery
6 37 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (16.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (14.29%) Service Management
9 24 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (10.71%) Risk Management
11 17 (8.67%) Information Security
12 15 (7.65%) SDLC
12 15 (7.65%) Software Delivery
13 14 (7.14%) Release Management
14 13 (6.63%) Project Planning
14 13 (6.63%) Supplier Management
15 11 (5.61%) CRM
15 11 (5.61%) ITIL V3
15 11 (5.61%) Scrum
16 10 (5.10%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.57%) Java
1 7 (3.57%) SQL
2 5 (2.55%) C++
3 4 (2.04%) PHP
4 3 (1.53%) C
4 3 (1.53%) C#
4 3 (1.53%) Objective-C
4 3 (1.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (9.69%) Degree
2 18 (9.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.06%) CISSP
4 6 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.55%) CCNA
5 5 (2.55%) CCNP
5 5 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.53%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (1.53%) CISM
6 3 (1.53%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.02%) CISA
7 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.51%) MCITP
8 1 (0.51%) MCP
8 1 (0.51%) MCSA
8 1 (0.51%) MCSE
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.71%) SLA
2 10 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.57%) QA
4 4 (2.04%) COBIT
5 2 (1.02%) COSO
5 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.61%) VMware
3 6 (3.06%) SAP
4 5 (2.55%) IBM
4 5 (2.55%) Oracle
5 4 (2.04%) Cisco
6 2 (1.02%) Citrix
6 2 (1.02%) NetApp
6 2 (1.02%) Tableau
6 2 (1.02%) Talend
6 2 (1.02%) Vertica
7 1 (0.51%) Aruba
7 1 (0.51%) Avaya
7 1 (0.51%) HP
7 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.51%) Polycom
7 1 (0.51%) Sybase
7 1 (0.51%) Twitter
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