The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 158 162 150
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,521 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.04% -5.50%
IT Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2950 3096 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1974 2148
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Scotland region.

IT Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

IT Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Edinburgh -3 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Access
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) SMS
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) H.323
6 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (10.00%) PMP

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maximo
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) H.323
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) SAP