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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 92 92 136
Rank change year-on-year
0 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 178 202 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.03% 3.08% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 3.18% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 156 172 103
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
5738 6361 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.85% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 5184 5540
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £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 28 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 28 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 -13 98 £47,875 -4.25% 17
Cheshire +28 32 £42,000 -1.17% 8
Lancashire +16 20 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Merseyside -2 17 £45,750 -1.08% 2
Cumbria +4 7 £62,500 +8.69%
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 122 (33.15%) Project Management
2 95 (25.82%) ITIL
3 92 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 88 (23.91%) Finance
5 70 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (15.22%) Service Delivery
7 49 (13.32%) Windows
8 47 (12.77%) Microsoft
9 46 (12.50%) Change Management
10 45 (12.23%) Retail
11 44 (11.96%) Service Management
12 42 (11.41%) Degree
13 36 (9.78%) SLA
14 33 (8.97%) Risk Management
15 32 (8.70%) Windows Server
15 32 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (8.15%) Information Security
16 30 (8.15%) VMware
17 29 (7.88%) Manufacturing
17 29 (7.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 29 (7.88%) Change Control
18 27 (7.34%) Firewall
19 26 (7.07%) Waterfall
20 24 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
20 24 (6.52%) Cisco
21 23 (6.25%) Business Analysis
22 21 (5.71%) Banking
22 21 (5.71%) Telecoms
22 21 (5.71%) Management Information System

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 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) Confluence
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.26%) MS Project
3 5 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS Office
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.09%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.54%) FastStats
3 2 (0.54%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.54%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.45%) Office 365
2 7 (1.90%) SaaS
3 6 (1.63%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.27%) AdWords
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.34%) Firewall
2 10 (2.72%) IP Telephony
2 10 (2.72%) VoIP
3 8 (2.17%) Intranet
4 7 (1.90%) MPLS
4 7 (1.90%) SAN
5 6 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (1.63%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.09%) DHCP
6 4 (1.09%) DNS
6 4 (1.09%) LAN
6 4 (1.09%) NAS
6 4 (1.09%) VPN
6 4 (1.09%) WAN
7 3 (0.82%) Network Security
7 3 (0.82%) VLAN
8 2 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.27%) Internet
9 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.63%) Big Data
3 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.54%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (23.91%) Finance
2 45 (12.23%) Retail
3 29 (7.88%) Manufacturing
4 21 (5.71%) Banking
4 21 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.08%) Marketing
6 6 (1.63%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.63%) Legal
7 5 (1.36%) Publishing
8 4 (1.09%) Law
9 3 (0.82%) Local Government
10 2 (0.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.17%) .NET
2 7 (1.90%) HTML
3 6 (1.63%) CSS
4 5 (1.36%) jQuery
5 4 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.54%) RESTful
8 1 (0.27%) HTML5
8 1 (0.27%) Web Services
8 1 (0.27%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.71%) iPad
1 21 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.35%) FMCG
3 15 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.26%) Statistics
6 7 (1.90%) Life Science
7 5 (1.36%) NHS
7 5 (1.36%) User Experience
8 4 (1.09%) PMI
8 4 (1.09%) Replication
8 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.54%) EPoS
10 2 (0.54%) Health Informatics
10 2 (0.54%) Informatics
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.32%) Windows
2 32 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 16 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.72%) Linux
5 4 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.54%) Unix
7 1 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (33.15%) Project Management
2 95 (25.82%) ITIL
3 92 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 70 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (15.22%) Service Delivery
5 56 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (12.50%) Change Management
7 44 (11.96%) Service Management
8 33 (8.97%) Risk Management
9 32 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (8.15%) Information Security
11 29 (7.88%) Change Control
12 26 (7.07%) Waterfall
13 23 (6.25%) Business Analysis
14 21 (5.71%) Line Management
15 18 (4.89%) SDLC
15 18 (4.89%) Supplier Management
16 17 (4.62%) ERP
16 17 (4.62%) ITSM
16 17 (4.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.08%) SQL
2 7 (1.90%) C#
2 7 (1.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.09%) C
5 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (11.41%) Degree
2 29 (7.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (5.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (4.62%) CISSP
6 13 (3.53%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.99%) MCSE
9 10 (2.72%) CISA
9 10 (2.72%) CISM
10 8 (2.17%) MCSA
11 7 (1.90%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (1.63%) CRISC
12 6 (1.63%) MCITP
12 6 (1.63%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.36%) PMP
13 5 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.82%) ISSAP
14 3 (0.82%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.78%) SLA
2 20 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.63%) QA
4 6 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.09%) COBIT
6 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) GAMP
7 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 18 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.15%) VMware
3 24 (6.52%) Cisco
4 20 (5.43%) Citrix
5 13 (3.53%) SAP
6 11 (2.99%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.99%) Oracle
7 8 (2.17%) Google
8 7 (1.90%) Capita
8 7 (1.90%) HP
8 7 (1.90%) Juniper
9 6 (1.63%) GFI Software
9 6 (1.63%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.09%) Avaya
10 4 (1.09%) Brocade
10 4 (1.09%) Foundry
10 4 (1.09%) QNAP
10 4 (1.09%) Zoho
11 3 (0.82%) Dell
11 3 (0.82%) IBM
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,000 Car Allowance, 25% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: plus pension and private health
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Rochdale Boroughwide Housing
Salary: £33,857 - 37,483 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
XPO Logistics
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Rochdale Boroughwide Housing
Salary: £37,483 - 40,217 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 6 hours ago