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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 148 165 144
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.064% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £57,148
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -43.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £53,194
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £62,644
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
2924 3149 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.42% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 2033 1970
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
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 27 January 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
Edinburgh +4 2 £45,000 -
Dundee - 2 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) SMS
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Brio
4 1 (10.00%) Maximo
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) DTS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
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 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Brio
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP