The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 395 363 386
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 45 85 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 68 54
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £33,775
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
IT Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20150 21570 21037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.73% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16289 17120 17540
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 the South East

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in the South East

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Hampshire -5 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Berkshire -25 11 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Oxfordshire +12 7 £45,000 -15.49% 1
Surrey -18 4 £37,500 -33.33% 2
West Sussex 0 2 £48,000 -23.20%
Kent +16 1 £62,500 -19.35% 1
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 47 (45.63%) Microsoft
2 39 (37.86%) Windows
3 31 (30.10%) Project Management
4 28 (27.18%) Degree
5 27 (26.21%) ERP
6 25 (24.27%) MS Exchange
6 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
6 25 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (23.30%) MS Office
7 24 (23.30%) SQL
8 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
9 21 (20.39%) MS Excel
10 20 (19.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (18.45%) Linux
12 18 (17.48%) Management Information System
12 18 (17.48%) Finance
13 16 (15.53%) Wireless
13 16 (15.53%) Firewall
14 15 (14.56%) SharePoint
15 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (12.62%) VMware
16 13 (12.62%) ITIL
17 12 (11.65%) VoIP
17 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (10.68%) Software Licensing
18 11 (10.68%) PRINCE2
19 10 (9.71%) LAN
19 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
19 10 (9.71%) SLA

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (24.27%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.94%) IIS
4 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.97%) Lync
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (23.30%) MS Office
2 21 (20.39%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.80%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SalesLogix
1 4 (3.88%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) Firewall
1 16 (15.53%) Wireless
2 12 (11.65%) VoIP
3 10 (9.71%) LAN
3 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.77%) Internet
5 7 (6.80%) WAN
6 6 (5.83%) DNS
6 6 (5.83%) Intranet
7 5 (4.85%) Extranet
8 4 (3.88%) SAN
9 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.91%) VLAN
9 3 (2.91%) Wireless Security
9 3 (2.91%) MPLS
9 3 (2.91%) WLAN
10 1 (0.97%) RFID
10 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.97%) NAS
10 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (6.80%) MS Access
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.91%) CorVu
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.94%) MySQL
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
6 1 (0.97%) Big Data
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Automotive
2 7 (6.80%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.88%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
5 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) EDI
3 1 (0.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.71%) Open Source
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.77%) CCTV
4 7 (6.80%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.83%) FMCG
6 5 (4.85%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (4.85%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.91%) Data Extraction
7 3 (2.91%) Social Media
7 3 (2.91%) User Experience
8 2 (1.94%) Kindle
9 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.97%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.97%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) Windows
2 25 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (18.45%) Linux
4 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.97%) UNIX
8 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Project Management
2 27 (26.21%) ERP
3 20 (19.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (12.62%) ITIL
5 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (10.68%) Software Licensing
6 11 (10.68%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.71%) Data Security
7 10 (9.71%) Information Security
8 8 (7.77%) CAD
8 8 (7.77%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.80%) CRM
9 7 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (6.80%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.83%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.83%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (5.83%) Information Management
11 5 (4.85%) Business Continuity
11 5 (4.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.30%) SQL
2 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.91%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) MCSE
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.94%) MCITP
4 2 (1.94%) CCNA
4 2 (1.94%) CCDP
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.94%) MCSA
5 1 (0.97%) CCIE
5 1 (0.97%) CCNP
5 1 (0.97%) MCP
5 1 (0.97%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) SLA
2 6 (5.83%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) XenServer
4 1 (0.97%) vSphere
4 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (4.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (4.85%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.97%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (45.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) VMware
3 10 (9.71%) SolidWorks
4 9 (8.74%) Cisco
4 9 (8.74%) Mitel
5 8 (7.77%) Epicor
6 5 (4.85%) Aquila
6 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle
7 4 (3.88%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.91%) SAP
9 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.97%) Sophos
10 1 (0.97%) Wyse
10 1 (0.97%) Sage
10 1 (0.97%) Google
10 1 (0.97%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.97%) Novell
10 1 (0.97%) Dell
10 1 (0.97%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago