The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 226 232 230
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 25 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 28
Average salary £42,500 £43,125 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,845 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
6617 6182 7174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.85% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5490 5121 6055
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Cheshire - 11 £42,500 - 5
Manchester +2 10 £46,250 - 3
Cumbria -3 3 - -
Lancashire -1 1 £42,500 +6.25%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
3 23 (42.59%) Windows
4 20 (37.04%) Manufacturing
5 16 (29.63%) VMware
5 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 13 (24.07%) ERP
7 13 (24.07%) ITIL
7 13 (24.07%) Project Management
8 12 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
10 10 (18.52%) Magento
10 10 (18.52%) Finance
10 10 (18.52%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (18.52%) SCCM
11 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (16.67%) Cisco
11 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.67%) Dell
11 9 (16.67%) CRM
11 9 (16.67%) EDI
12 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
12 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
12 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
13 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.96%) Time Management
13 7 (12.96%) Data Security
13 7 (12.96%) Windows XP

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (18.52%) Magento
2 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) WAN
1 6 (11.11%) DHCP
1 6 (11.11%) DNS
1 6 (11.11%) LAN
2 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.56%) PABX
5 1 (1.85%) ADSL
5 1 (1.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) VDSL
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 20 (37.04%) Manufacturing
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) EDI
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.70%) LINQ
3 2 (3.70%) HTML5
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) Flash
4 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) FMCG
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
1 13 (24.07%) ERP
1 13 (24.07%) Project Management
2 12 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.67%) CRM
3 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.96%) Data Security
5 7 (12.96%) Time Management
6 6 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.26%) People Management
8 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.26%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
4 2 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) VCP4
4 4 (7.41%) MCSE
5 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.85%) MCTS
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
6 1 (1.85%) CCNA
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) COBIT
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) SCOM
2 3 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 9 (16.67%) Dell
4 7 (12.96%) SAP
4 7 (12.96%) HP
5 6 (11.11%) Symantec
6 3 (5.56%) NEC
6 3 (5.56%) Polycom
6 3 (5.56%) ProCurve
6 3 (5.56%) Veeam
6 3 (5.56%) EMC
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.85%) Avaya
8 1 (1.85%) Juniper
8 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
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