The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 95 98 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 157 179 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.82% 2.78% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 2.88% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 138 150 104
Median salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,600 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.88% +0.20%
IT Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5430 6226 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.52% 96.77% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 5068 5503
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager across the North West region.

IT Manager Salary Trend in the North West

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

IT Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +12 88 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Cheshire +15 23 £41,000 -3.52% 5
Lancashire +1 15 £35,000 -
Merseyside +2 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Cumbria +8 9 £52,500 -8.69%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 North West region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 120 (34.48%) Project Management
2 101 (29.02%) ITIL
3 93 (26.72%) PRINCE2
4 82 (23.56%) Finance
5 65 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (14.94%) Service Delivery
7 49 (14.08%) Windows
8 48 (13.79%) Change Management
9 45 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (12.64%) Service Management
11 38 (10.92%) Microsoft
11 38 (10.92%) Retail
12 36 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 35 (10.06%) Degree
14 33 (9.48%) SLA
15 31 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (8.91%) Windows Server
16 29 (8.33%) Information Security
17 28 (8.05%) VMware
17 28 (8.05%) Risk Management
18 26 (7.47%) Firewall
19 25 (7.18%) Change Control
19 25 (7.18%) Waterfall
20 23 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
21 22 (6.32%) Manufacturing
22 21 (6.03%) Software Delivery
23 20 (5.75%) Line Management
23 20 (5.75%) Matrix Organization
23 20 (5.75%) Project Planning
23 20 (5.75%) Banking

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.57%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.01%) MS Project
3 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) MS Office
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.57%) FastStats
3 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.29%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.29%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.30%) Office 365
2 7 (2.01%) SaaS
3 6 (1.72%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) IaaS
4 1 (0.29%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.47%) Firewall
2 11 (3.16%) VoIP
3 10 (2.87%) IP Telephony
4 8 (2.30%) SAN
5 7 (2.01%) Intranet
5 7 (2.01%) MPLS
6 6 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.44%) DHCP
7 5 (1.44%) DNS
8 4 (1.15%) NAS
8 4 (1.15%) VPN
9 3 (0.86%) LAN
9 3 (0.86%) VLAN
9 3 (0.86%) WAN
10 2 (0.57%) Network Security
10 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.29%) Junos
11 1 (0.29%) PABX
11 1 (0.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.72%) Big Data
3 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 82 (23.56%) Finance
2 38 (10.92%) Retail
3 22 (6.32%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.75%) Banking
5 18 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.74%) Marketing
7 7 (2.01%) Legal
8 6 (1.72%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.44%) Publishing
10 4 (1.15%) Law
11 3 (0.86%) Local Government
12 2 (0.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.29%) Back Office
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.72%) .NET
2 4 (1.15%) HTML
3 3 (0.86%) CSS
4 2 (0.57%) jQuery
4 2 (0.57%) RESTful
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5
5 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.46%) iPad
2 17 (4.89%) FMCG
3 15 (4.31%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.45%) Statistics
6 6 (1.72%) Life Science
7 4 (1.15%) Replication
8 3 (0.86%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.86%) NHS
8 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.57%) EPoS
9 2 (0.57%) Health Informatics
9 2 (0.57%) Informatics
9 2 (0.57%) PMI
9 2 (0.57%) User Experience
10 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.08%) Windows
2 31 (8.91%) Windows Server
3 16 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.59%) Linux
6 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.57%) Unix
8 1 (0.29%) Android
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (34.48%) Project Management
2 101 (29.02%) ITIL
3 93 (26.72%) PRINCE2
4 65 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (14.94%) Service Delivery
6 48 (13.79%) Change Management
7 45 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (12.64%) Service Management
9 31 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 29 (8.33%) Information Security
11 28 (8.05%) Risk Management
12 25 (7.18%) Change Control
12 25 (7.18%) Waterfall
13 21 (6.03%) Software Delivery
14 20 (5.75%) Line Management
14 20 (5.75%) Matrix Organization
14 20 (5.75%) Project Planning
15 19 (5.46%) Business Analysis
16 17 (4.89%) Process Improvement
16 17 (4.89%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.74%) SQL
2 6 (1.72%) C
3 4 (1.15%) C#
3 4 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 35 (10.06%) Degree
3 23 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (5.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (4.89%) CISSP
6 12 (3.45%) CISM
6 12 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 11 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.87%) CISA
8 10 (2.87%) MCSE
9 7 (2.01%) MCSA
9 7 (2.01%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (1.72%) MCITP
11 5 (1.44%) CRISC
11 5 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.86%) MCP
12 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.86%) QiCA
13 2 (0.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.48%) SLA
2 18 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.72%) COBIT
4 6 (1.72%) QA
5 3 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.57%) COSO
7 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
System Software
1 17 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.57%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.05%) VMware
3 20 (5.75%) Cisco
4 16 (4.60%) Citrix
5 12 (3.45%) SAP
6 11 (3.16%) CheckPoint
7 7 (2.01%) Capita
7 7 (2.01%) Google
7 7 (2.01%) HP
7 7 (2.01%) Juniper
7 7 (2.01%) Oracle
8 6 (1.72%) GFI Software
8 6 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.15%) Avaya
9 4 (1.15%) Brocade
9 4 (1.15%) Foundry
9 4 (1.15%) QNAP
9 4 (1.15%) Zoho
10 3 (0.86%) Dell
10 3 (0.86%) IBM
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,000 Car Allowance, 25% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £51500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
onezeero.
Posted: 16 hours ago
London or Manchester
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + company car
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £58000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
RM plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester and Birchwood
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £31,030
Posted: 18 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £160K OTE
Posted: 25 days ago
Salford
Salix Homes
Salary: £42,474 - 43,387 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Salix Homes
Salary: £42,474 - 43,387 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago