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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 163 148 148
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 10 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.24% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 14
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £50,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
3547 2965 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.64% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 1956 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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
Glasgow -18 6 £40,750 -18.50%
Edinburgh -8 1 £45,000 -
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) H.323
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) IIS
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (18.75%) H.323
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco