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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / North West
Rank 137 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 114 161 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 2.89% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 3.01% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 90 137 173
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 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
5750 5342 6680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.61% 96.04% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4856 4490 5708
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,413 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -36 58 £50,000 +8.69% 9
Cheshire -2 26 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Merseyside -10 13 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Lancashire -20 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 96 (37.50%) Project Management
2 67 (26.17%) PRINCE2
3 62 (24.22%) Finance
4 58 (22.66%) ITIL
5 52 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (16.80%) Microsoft
7 34 (13.28%) Degree
8 32 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 28 (10.94%) Programme Management
10 25 (9.77%) Banking
10 25 (9.77%) Management Information System
11 24 (9.38%) Change Management
11 24 (9.38%) PMP
12 22 (8.59%) MS Excel
12 22 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 21 (8.20%) MS Project
13 21 (8.20%) Risk Management
14 19 (7.42%) Manufacturing
14 19 (7.42%) SAP
14 19 (7.42%) Windows
14 19 (7.42%) Citrix
14 19 (7.42%) SDLC
15 18 (7.03%) ERP
15 18 (7.03%) SQL
15 18 (7.03%) Retail
16 17 (6.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 17 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 17 (6.64%) Software Delivery
17 15 (5.86%) Legal

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 8 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.78%) Site Server
4 1 (0.39%) ThingWorx
4 1 (0.39%) Zimbra
Applications
1 22 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.20%) MS Project
3 15 (5.86%) MS Office
4 12 (4.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.39%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.39%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.78%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.39%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.91%) Office 365
2 5 (1.95%) SaaS
3 3 (1.17%) IaaS
3 3 (1.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.73%) Firewall
2 5 (1.95%) Network Security
2 5 (1.95%) SAN
2 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.95%) VoIP
2 5 (1.95%) VPN
3 3 (1.17%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (1.17%) Wireless
4 2 (0.78%) DHCP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) Internet
4 2 (0.78%) SSL
4 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.78%) VLAN
4 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.39%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (24.22%) Finance
2 25 (9.77%) Banking
3 19 (7.42%) Manufacturing
4 18 (7.03%) Retail
5 15 (5.86%) Legal
6 6 (2.34%) Automotive
7 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Marketing
7 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.17%) Law
9 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Military
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.56%) .NET
2 3 (1.17%) CSS
2 3 (1.17%) HTML
2 3 (1.17%) jQuery
2 3 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.39%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.39%) RequireJS
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.39%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.77%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.86%) FMCG
3 10 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.91%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.52%) PMI
5 6 (2.34%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.56%) NHS
7 3 (1.17%) iPad
7 3 (1.17%) User Experience
8 2 (0.78%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.39%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.39%) Life Science
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.42%) Windows
2 14 (5.47%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.95%) Linux
4 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Debian
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (37.50%) Project Management
2 67 (26.17%) PRINCE2
3 58 (22.66%) ITIL
4 52 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 28 (10.94%) Programme Management
8 24 (9.38%) Change Management
9 22 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 21 (8.20%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.42%) SDLC
12 18 (7.03%) ERP
13 17 (6.64%) Software Delivery
14 15 (5.86%) Service Management
15 14 (5.47%) Business Transformation
15 14 (5.47%) CRM
15 14 (5.47%) Information Security
16 13 (5.08%) Supplier Management
17 12 (4.69%) Mentoring
17 12 (4.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.03%) SQL
2 4 (1.56%) C#
3 3 (1.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.39%) ABAP
5 1 (0.39%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) PHP
5 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (13.28%) Degree
2 24 (9.38%) PMP
3 17 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (5.47%) PMI Certification
5 12 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (3.91%) MCSE
7 9 (3.52%) CISSP
8 8 (3.13%) CISM
9 5 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.95%) MCP
9 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.56%) CISA
10 4 (1.56%) ISEB
11 3 (1.17%) CCNA
11 3 (1.17%) CEH
11 3 (1.17%) CRISC
12 2 (0.78%) CASP
12 2 (0.78%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.78%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.91%) SLA
3 8 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.73%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.95%) COBIT
6 3 (1.17%) QA
6 3 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.34%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (1.56%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.42%) Citrix
2 19 (7.42%) SAP
3 13 (5.08%) VMware
4 9 (3.52%) Cisco
5 6 (2.34%) HP
6 5 (1.95%) CA
6 5 (1.95%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.56%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.56%) IFS
7 4 (1.56%) Oracle
8 3 (1.17%) NetApp
9 2 (0.78%) Epicor
9 2 (0.78%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.78%) Juniper
9 2 (0.78%) Mitel
9 2 (0.78%) Progress
9 2 (0.78%) RedGate
9 2 (0.78%) Sage
9 2 (0.78%) Symantec
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