The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 175 181 154
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 6 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.22% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 19
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £37,450 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £56,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3914 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.05% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3129 3390 3231
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Manager
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) WSUS
6 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Squid
6 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Debian
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) B2C
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) VBScript
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Squid
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (27.27%) vCloud
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) WSUS
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago