The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 73 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.26% - 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
IT Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 504 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.26% 96.92% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 626 426 556
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Somerset

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

IT Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 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
Frome - 2 £45,000 -
IT Manager
South West

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Data Security
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Sun
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Sage
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (40.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Data Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Security
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Sage
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam