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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 136 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 58 72 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.60% 2.29% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 2.39% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 103
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
3506 3017 3793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.77% 95.99% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3019 2522 3273
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Rochdale - 4 £35,000 -
Bolton -12 2 £47,500 +46.15%
Cheadle +11 1 £44,000 +2.32%
Stockport +6 1 £19,000 -57.77% 1
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
IT Manager
North West

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 43 (33.59%) Project Management
2 32 (25.00%) ITIL
2 32 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (18.75%) Finance
6 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 17 (13.28%) Citrix
7 17 (13.28%) Service Delivery
8 16 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 14 (10.94%) Change Management
10 13 (10.16%) Legal
10 13 (10.16%) Manufacturing
10 13 (10.16%) VMware
10 13 (10.16%) SQL
10 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (10.16%) Degree
11 12 (9.38%) FMCG
11 12 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (8.59%) MCSE
12 11 (8.59%) SAP
12 11 (8.59%) Retail
12 11 (8.59%) Waterfall
13 10 (7.81%) Windows
13 10 (7.81%) CRM
14 9 (7.03%) ERP
14 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
14 9 (7.03%) Scrum
14 9 (7.03%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.56%) Site Server
3 1 (0.78%) ThingWorx
3 1 (0.78%) Zimbra
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.78%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.78%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (7.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.56%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.78%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.78%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Firewall
2 5 (3.91%) SAN
3 4 (3.13%) VPN
4 2 (1.56%) Network Security
4 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.78%) Broadband
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.78%) Junos
5 1 (0.78%) LAN
5 1 (0.78%) MPLS
5 1 (0.78%) VLAN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Legal
2 13 (10.16%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.59%) Retail
4 4 (3.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Automotive
5 2 (1.56%) Law
5 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) .NET
2 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (1.56%) CSS
2 2 (1.56%) HTML
2 2 (1.56%) jQuery
2 2 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) FMCG
2 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.69%) PMI
3 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) iPad
5 3 (2.34%) NHS
6 2 (1.56%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.81%) Windows
2 7 (5.47%) Windows Server
2 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.34%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.59%) Project Management
2 32 (25.00%) ITIL
2 32 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (13.28%) Service Delivery
6 16 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.94%) Change Management
8 11 (8.59%) Waterfall
9 10 (7.81%) CRM
10 9 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.03%) ERP
10 9 (7.03%) Resource Management
10 9 (7.03%) Scrum
10 9 (7.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (7.03%) Supplier Management
11 8 (6.25%) Data Protection
11 8 (6.25%) SDLC
11 8 (6.25%) Service Management
12 7 (5.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.16%) SQL
2 3 (2.34%) C#
3 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
1 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.59%) MCSE
3 8 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (5.47%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.47%) PMP
5 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.34%) CCNA
6 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.34%) MCSA
7 2 (1.56%) CCA
7 2 (1.56%) CISSP
7 2 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.56%) ISEB
7 2 (1.56%) MCITP
7 2 (1.56%) MCP
7 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.78%) CISA
8 1 (0.78%) CISM
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.47%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.91%) SLA
4 4 (3.13%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.34%) QA
6 1 (0.78%) COBIT
6 1 (0.78%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.78%) XenApp
5 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (3.13%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.28%) Citrix
3 13 (10.16%) VMware
4 11 (8.59%) SAP
5 7 (5.47%) Cisco
6 6 (4.69%) HP
7 5 (3.91%) JD Edwards
8 4 (3.13%) CA
8 4 (3.13%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.34%) NetApp
10 2 (1.56%) IFS
10 2 (1.56%) Juniper
10 2 (1.56%) Oracle
10 2 (1.56%) Progress
10 2 (1.56%) Sage
10 2 (1.56%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.78%) Adobe
11 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.78%) CommVault
11 1 (0.78%) Dell
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