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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 102 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 60 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 1.44% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.51% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 41
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,878 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +14 32 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Glasgow -4 13 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Stirling +11 8 £62,500 +37.36%
Fife - 4 £37,500 - 1
Inverclyde - 2 £44,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 64 (57.66%) Project Management
2 63 (56.76%) Finance
3 52 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.23%) Banking
5 25 (22.52%) PRINCE2
6 21 (18.92%) Web Analytics
6 21 (18.92%) Analytics
7 20 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (16.22%) Degree
9 17 (15.32%) SDLC
9 17 (15.32%) ITIL
10 14 (12.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.71%) WAN
12 11 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (9.91%) Windows
13 10 (9.01%) LAN
13 10 (9.01%) MS Exchange
13 10 (9.01%) Coaching
13 10 (9.01%) People Management
14 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
14 9 (8.11%) Line Management
15 8 (7.21%) Risk Management
15 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
15 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (6.31%) VoIP
16 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
16 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
16 7 (6.31%) CISA
16 7 (6.31%) Change Management

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (9.01%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.80%) Maximo
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) WAN
2 10 (9.01%) LAN
3 7 (6.31%) VoIP
4 4 (3.60%) DHCP
4 4 (3.60%) DNS
4 4 (3.60%) SAN
5 2 (1.80%) Internet
5 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.80%) Wireless
6 1 (0.90%) Firewall
6 1 (0.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
General
1 63 (56.76%) Finance
2 28 (25.23%) Banking
3 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.70%) Statistics
3 3 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.80%) Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) PMI
5 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.91%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Unix
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.80%) Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.66%) Project Management
2 52 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.52%) PRINCE2
4 21 (18.92%) Analytics
4 21 (18.92%) Web Analytics
5 20 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (15.32%) ITIL
6 17 (15.32%) SDLC
7 11 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (9.01%) Coaching
8 10 (9.01%) People Management
9 9 (8.11%) Line Management
10 8 (7.21%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.31%) Change Management
12 6 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (5.41%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (5.41%) Practice Management
12 6 (5.41%) Process Improvement
12 6 (5.41%) Project Governance
12 6 (5.41%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Degree
2 14 (12.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.31%) CISA
4 6 (5.41%) CIMA
5 4 (3.60%) ACCA
5 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.60%) QiCA
6 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.90%) CISSP
8 1 (0.90%) CITP
8 1 (0.90%) CRISC
8 1 (0.90%) ISEB
8 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.90%) MBCS
8 1 (0.90%) PMP
8 1 (0.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.50%) Cisco
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle
2 5 (4.50%) VMware
3 4 (3.60%) Symantec
4 3 (2.70%) NetApp
5 2 (1.80%) IBM
5 2 (1.80%) Syclo
5 2 (1.80%) webMethods
6 1 (0.90%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) EMC
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