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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 214 236 237
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 25 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 11
Average salary £37,962 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
6130 6688 7157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.28% 94.84% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 5421 6129
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Manchester +7 11 £42,500 +7.25% 1
Cheshire +1 11 £34,000 -35.23%
Merseyside +13 3 £38,500 -15.38%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) VMware
3 28 (45.16%) ITIL
4 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (35.48%) SAN
7 21 (33.87%) MCSE
7 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (32.26%) HP
9 18 (29.03%) Cisco
9 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
10 17 (27.42%) Dell
10 17 (27.42%) Project Management
10 17 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (27.42%) Windows 7
10 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
11 16 (25.81%) DHCP
11 16 (25.81%) DNS
11 16 (25.81%) MCP
12 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
13 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
13 13 (20.97%) IBM
13 13 (20.97%) CCNA
13 13 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
13 13 (20.97%) Office 365
13 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
13 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) SAN
2 16 (25.81%) DHCP
2 16 (25.81%) DNS
3 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
4 12 (19.35%) VPN
5 11 (17.74%) ADSL
5 11 (17.74%) VDSL
5 11 (17.74%) VLAN
5 11 (17.74%) NAS
6 8 (12.90%) Firewall
6 8 (12.90%) LAN
6 8 (12.90%) WAN
7 5 (8.06%) iSCSI
8 3 (4.84%) PABX
9 2 (3.23%) VoIP
10 1 (1.61%) Broadband
10 1 (1.61%) Wireless
10 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Essbase
General
1 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
2 10 (16.13%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) EDI
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.23%) CSS
3 2 (3.23%) Flash
3 2 (3.23%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.23%) LINQ
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (27.42%) Windows 7
3 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
5 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) Project Management
3 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 11 (17.74%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (17.74%) ERP
4 11 (17.74%) Change Management
4 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
5 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 10 (16.13%) People Management
6 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (8.06%) Patch Management
8 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
2 10 (16.13%) SQL
3 3 (4.84%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
4 2 (3.23%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (33.87%) MCSE
3 16 (25.81%) MCP
4 13 (20.97%) CCNA
4 13 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (17.74%) JNCIA
5 11 (17.74%) MCTS
5 11 (17.74%) MCITP
6 9 (14.52%) Degree
7 5 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) COBIT
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.06%) vSphere
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.06%) vCloud
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.06%) WSUS
3 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 3 (4.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) VMware
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.26%) HP
4 18 (29.03%) Cisco
5 17 (27.42%) Dell
6 13 (20.97%) IBM
7 11 (17.74%) Juniper
8 9 (14.52%) Symantec
9 7 (11.29%) SAP
10 6 (9.68%) Citrix
11 5 (8.06%) EMC
11 5 (8.06%) ProCurve
12 4 (6.45%) Veeam
13 3 (4.84%) Polycom
13 3 (4.84%) NEC
14 2 (3.23%) Sage
15 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
15 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
15 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
15 1 (1.61%) Avaya
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