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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / North West
Rank 143 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 109 166 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 2.97% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 3.07% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 86 140 187
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £61,344
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -

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
5782 5407 6655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 96.61% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4823 4541 5512
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,364 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 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
Manchester -48 48 £52,000 +9.47% 9
Cheshire -11 28 £58,750 +56.66% 1
Merseyside +2 13 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Lancashire -13 12 £47,000 +34.28%
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 North West region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 77 (32.35%) Project Management
2 59 (24.79%) Finance
3 53 (22.27%) ITIL
4 49 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (18.91%) PRINCE2
6 38 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (15.55%) Microsoft
8 30 (12.61%) Service Delivery
9 26 (10.92%) Degree
10 23 (9.66%) PMO
11 19 (7.98%) Programme Management
11 19 (7.98%) Change Management
11 19 (7.98%) Management Information System
12 18 (7.56%) MS Office
12 18 (7.56%) MS Excel
12 18 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (7.14%) Data Centre
13 17 (7.14%) SDLC
13 17 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (6.72%) Banking
14 16 (6.72%) PMP
14 16 (6.72%) Legal
15 15 (6.30%) Citrix
15 15 (6.30%) ERP
15 15 (6.30%) FMCG
16 14 (5.88%) Supplier Management
16 14 (5.88%) SharePoint
16 14 (5.88%) Windows
16 14 (5.88%) SQL
16 14 (5.88%) Service Management

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 14 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.84%) Site Server
4 1 (0.42%) ThingWorx
4 1 (0.42%) Zimbra
Applications
1 18 (7.56%) MS Excel
1 18 (7.56%) MS Office
2 13 (5.46%) MS Project
3 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.42%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.42%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.46%) Office 365
2 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.52%) SaaS
4 2 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) SAN
1 5 (2.10%) VPN
2 4 (1.68%) DHCP
2 4 (1.68%) DNS
2 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.26%) Network Security
3 3 (1.26%) VoIP
3 3 (1.26%) Wireless
4 2 (0.84%) Firewall
4 2 (0.84%) Internet
4 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.42%) Broadband
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.42%) MySQL
General
1 59 (24.79%) Finance
2 16 (6.72%) Banking
2 16 (6.72%) Legal
3 13 (5.46%) Retail
4 10 (4.20%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.52%) Marketing
6 5 (2.10%) Automotive
7 4 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.26%) Advertising
8 3 (1.26%) Law
9 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.68%) .NET
2 2 (0.84%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.98%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.30%) FMCG
4 8 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.94%) NHS
6 6 (2.52%) PMI
7 5 (2.10%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.26%) User Experience
9 2 (0.84%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.84%) iPad
10 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.42%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.88%) Windows
2 12 (5.04%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.10%) Linux
3 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (32.35%) Project Management
2 53 (22.27%) ITIL
3 49 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (18.91%) PRINCE2
5 38 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (12.61%) Service Delivery
7 19 (7.98%) Change Management
7 19 (7.98%) Programme Management
8 18 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (7.14%) SDLC
10 15 (6.30%) ERP
11 14 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 14 (5.88%) Service Management
11 14 (5.88%) Supplier Management
12 13 (5.46%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.04%) CRM
14 11 (4.62%) Business Transformation
14 11 (4.62%) Information Security
14 11 (4.62%) Migration
15 10 (4.20%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (1.68%) C#
3 2 (0.84%) PHP
4 1 (0.42%) ABAP
4 1 (0.42%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (10.92%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) PMP
3 13 (5.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.20%) PMI Certification
6 8 (3.36%) MCSE
7 7 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.52%) CISM
8 6 (2.52%) MCP
9 5 (2.10%) CISSP
9 5 (2.10%) ISEB
9 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.26%) MCSA
11 2 (0.84%) APMP
11 2 (0.84%) CEH
11 2 (0.84%) CISA
11 2 (0.84%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.84%) MCITP
11 2 (0.84%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.66%) PMO
2 17 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.78%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.94%) SLA
5 6 (2.52%) PCI DSS
6 5 (2.10%) COBIT
7 3 (1.26%) QA
7 3 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (1.68%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.42%) Ansible
2 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.30%) Citrix
3 13 (5.46%) SAP
4 10 (4.20%) CA
5 8 (3.36%) Cisco
5 8 (3.36%) VMware
6 5 (2.10%) Palo Alto
6 5 (2.10%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.68%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.68%) HP
7 4 (1.68%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.68%) NetApp
7 4 (1.68%) Oracle
7 4 (1.68%) Veeam
8 3 (1.26%) IFS
8 3 (1.26%) Symantec
9 2 (0.84%) CommVault
9 2 (0.84%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.84%) Sage
10 1 (0.42%) SonicWALL
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