The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 110 160 131
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 42 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.42% 0.34% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.36% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 17
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £54,000 £52,318
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Senior 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
2758 3633 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.40% 94.83% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2378 1810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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 +29 19 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Glasgow +20 19 £60,000 - 1
West Lothian - 3 £55,000 -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title.

1 49 (68.06%) Finance
2 29 (40.28%) Project Management
3 22 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (23.61%) Degree
4 17 (23.61%) ITIL
5 16 (22.22%) Banking
6 15 (20.83%) Information Security
7 14 (19.44%) PRINCE2
8 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.28%) Linux
9 11 (15.28%) CISM
10 10 (13.89%) COBIT
11 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 9 (12.50%) Windows
11 9 (12.50%) SQL
12 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (9.72%) CISA
13 7 (9.72%) LAN
13 7 (9.72%) CISSP
14 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (8.33%) Benchmarking
14 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
14 6 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (8.33%) UNIX
14 6 (8.33%) Oracle
14 6 (8.33%) WLAN
14 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
14 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 6 (8.33%) MBA

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) JBoss
1 2 (2.78%) Apache
1 2 (2.78%) SAS
1 2 (2.78%) Liferay
1 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) LAN
2 6 (8.33%) WLAN
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (68.06%) Finance
2 16 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (6.94%) Retail
5 4 (5.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
1 3 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (2.78%) Spring
2 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.78%) HTML5
2 2 (2.78%) jQuery
2 2 (2.78%) GWT
3 1 (1.39%) J2EE
3 1 (1.39%) WPF
3 1 (1.39%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 6 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (8.33%) SCADA
4 2 (2.78%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
4 2 (2.78%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.39%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.78%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Project Management
2 22 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (23.61%) ITIL
4 15 (20.83%) Information Security
5 14 (19.44%) PRINCE2
6 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.33%) Benchmarking
8 6 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (8.33%) Coaching
8 6 (8.33%) Cyber Security
8 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 6 (8.33%) Information Assurance
9 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.94%) Line Management
9 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.56%) WFM
10 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.56%) Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C#
2 3 (4.17%) Java
2 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) VB
3 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) CISM
3 7 (9.72%) CISA
3 7 (9.72%) CISSP
4 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (8.33%) MBA
4 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.78%) PMP
6 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.39%) APMP
7 1 (1.39%) ISEB
7 1 (1.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) COBIT
2 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Google
2 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Symantec
3 1 (1.39%) Planview
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
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