The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 228 231 225
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 14 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 23
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Manager
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Manchester +5 5 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Lancashire -2 5 £40,000 -44.82% 1
Cheshire - 3 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,500 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) SQL
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) MCSE
5 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) SAN
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) ERP
6 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) MySQL
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) WSUS
7 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 4 (18.18%) SCCM
7 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
7 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 4 (18.18%) ProCurve
7 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.55%) Social Media
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 4 (18.18%) Debian
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ERP
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Document Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) B2C
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 4 (18.18%) VBScript
3 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Squid
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
1 4 (18.18%) vCloud
1 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) WSUS
2 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) ProCurve
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) EMC
5 4 (18.18%) Symantec
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Adobe
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) Google
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Car Allowance
Posted: 22 days ago