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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 380 365 385
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 58 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 50
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £31,000 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% -1.11%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Berkshire +8 22 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Oxfordshire +7 15 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Hampshire -16 11 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Surrey -10 6 £57,500 +9.52%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Middlesex +7 1 £37,701 -34.43%
Kent -7 1 £60,000 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 59 (50.43%) Windows
2 48 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 36 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 34 (29.06%) ITIL
5 31 (26.50%) MS Excel
6 28 (23.93%) SQL Server
7 27 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 26 (22.22%) Project Management
9 23 (19.66%) SQL
10 22 (18.80%) Finance
11 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (17.09%) MS Office
12 20 (17.09%) Information Security
13 19 (16.24%) Degree
14 18 (15.38%) ERP
14 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (14.53%) Linux
15 17 (14.53%) VMware
16 16 (13.68%) Management Information System
17 14 (11.97%) Cisco
17 14 (11.97%) Wireless
18 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
18 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
19 12 (10.26%) ISO 9001
19 12 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 12 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
20 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
20 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
21 10 (8.55%) DNS
21 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.98%) IIS
4 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.71%) CMS
6 2 (1.71%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 31 (26.50%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) SalesLogix
2 4 (3.42%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) SaaS
1 3 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) Wireless
2 10 (8.55%) DNS
3 9 (7.69%) Internet
4 8 (6.84%) LAN
4 8 (6.84%) Firewall
5 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.98%) SAN
6 5 (4.27%) WAN
6 5 (4.27%) DHCP
7 4 (3.42%) VPN
7 4 (3.42%) VoIP
7 4 (3.42%) VLAN
8 3 (2.56%) Network Security
8 3 (2.56%) WLAN
8 3 (2.56%) Intranet
8 3 (2.56%) Extranet
8 3 (2.56%) RFID
9 2 (1.71%) ISDN
9 2 (1.71%) MPLS
9 2 (1.71%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.98%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.56%) CorVu
6 2 (1.71%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (18.80%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.27%) Automotive
5 4 (3.42%) Retail
6 3 (2.56%) Marketing
6 3 (2.56%) Law
7 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 2 (1.71%) Publishing
7 2 (1.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) HTML
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) CSS
3 2 (1.71%) HTML5
4 1 (0.85%) COM
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) XHTML
4 1 (0.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.69%) Social Media
4 8 (6.84%) Open Source
5 3 (2.56%) Kindle
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
5 3 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.71%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.85%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.85%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) CCTV
7 1 (0.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 59 (50.43%) Windows
2 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (14.53%) Linux
5 12 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.98%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.27%) UNIX
8 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) ITIL
2 26 (22.22%) Project Management
3 20 (17.09%) Information Security
4 18 (15.38%) ERP
5 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
7 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (7.69%) Line Management
8 9 (7.69%) People Management
9 8 (6.84%) CRM
9 8 (6.84%) Security Management
10 7 (5.98%) Information Security Management
10 7 (5.98%) Change Management
11 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.13%) Supplier Management
12 5 (4.27%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (4.27%) Stress Testing
12 5 (4.27%) Business Continuity
12 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.66%) SQL
2 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.71%) PHP
4 2 (1.71%) Java
5 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) MCITP
2 7 (5.98%) MCSE
2 7 (5.98%) CCIE
2 7 (5.98%) CCNA
2 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.42%) MCP
4 4 (3.42%) CCDP
4 4 (3.42%) MCSA
5 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) ISO 9001
1 12 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) SLA
3 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.42%) COBIT
4 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) SCCM
2 4 (3.42%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.56%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.53%) VMware
3 14 (11.97%) Cisco
4 6 (5.13%) Mitel
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle
6 4 (3.42%) SAP
6 4 (3.42%) Epicor
6 4 (3.42%) SonicWALL
7 3 (2.56%) F5
7 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.56%) Websense
7 3 (2.56%) SolidWorks
7 3 (2.56%) Juniper
7 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.56%) Aquila
8 2 (1.71%) Sage
8 2 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.71%) Citrix
9 1 (0.85%) Avaya
9 1 (0.85%) Dell
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP To 40k +30 days hols +Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago