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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 369 388 382
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 60 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 57
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Hampshire -3 14 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East Sussex -19 11 £47,500 +7.95% 1
Surrey +3 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Oxfordshire +11 7 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Berkshire -10 7 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire - 7 £47,500 - 2
West Sussex -9 4 £37,500 -
Kent -1 1 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Middlesex - 1 £80,000 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 90 (63.38%) Windows
2 60 (42.25%) ITIL
3 44 (30.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (28.17%) VoIP
5 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 38 (26.76%) SQL Server
6 37 (26.06%) MS Exchange
6 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (24.65%) Information Security
8 34 (23.94%) Security Management
8 34 (23.94%) Active Directory
8 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
9 32 (22.54%) SQL
9 32 (22.54%) VMware
10 28 (19.72%) Information Security Management
11 26 (18.31%) Project Management
11 26 (18.31%) Linux
11 26 (18.31%) Project Planning
12 25 (17.61%) Firewall
13 23 (16.20%) Finance
13 23 (16.20%) Samba
13 23 (16.20%) Mac OS X
13 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (16.20%) LDAP
13 23 (16.20%) MS Excel
13 23 (16.20%) Mac OS
13 23 (16.20%) Mac OS X Server
13 23 (16.20%) Asterisk PBX
13 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (15.49%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (26.06%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.04%) IIS
5 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.82%) Lync
8 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.11%) Epicor Vantage
2 3 (2.11%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.11%) Exchequer
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.41%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.70%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) SaaS
1 6 (4.23%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) IaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.17%) VoIP
2 25 (17.61%) Firewall
3 23 (16.20%) Asterisk PBX
3 23 (16.20%) LDAP
4 18 (12.68%) VPN
5 16 (11.27%) SAN
6 13 (9.15%) Internet
7 11 (7.75%) WAN
7 11 (7.75%) Wireless
8 10 (7.04%) DHCP
8 10 (7.04%) LAN
9 8 (5.63%) DNS
10 5 (3.52%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.82%) Wireless Security
11 4 (2.82%) NAS
11 4 (2.82%) VLAN
11 4 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.82%) Intranet
11 4 (2.82%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.11%) CorVu
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (16.20%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
2 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.82%) Billing
4 3 (2.11%) Retail
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Law
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) .NET
2 5 (3.52%) HTML
3 4 (2.82%) CSS
4 3 (2.11%) HTML5
5 2 (1.41%) Web Services
6 1 (0.70%) XHTML
6 1 (0.70%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Social Media
2 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.82%) Biotechnology
3 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.82%) FMCG
3 4 (2.82%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.11%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.41%) iSeries
6 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.70%) Statistics
6 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 90 (63.38%) Windows
2 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (23.94%) Windows 7
4 26 (18.31%) Linux
5 23 (16.20%) Mac OS X Server
5 23 (16.20%) Mac OS X
5 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (16.20%) Mac OS
5 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (15.49%) Ubuntu
7 8 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.82%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.82%) UNIX
8 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.25%) ITIL
2 35 (24.65%) Information Security
3 34 (23.94%) Security Management
4 28 (19.72%) Information Security Management
5 26 (18.31%) Project Management
5 26 (18.31%) Project Planning
6 14 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (8.45%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.75%) Business Continuity
9 10 (7.04%) Supplier Management
9 10 (7.04%) ERP
10 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.63%) Change Management
12 7 (4.93%) CRM
12 7 (4.93%) Social Media Monitoring
13 6 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (3.52%) Programme Management
14 5 (3.52%) Time Management
15 4 (2.82%) Document Management
15 4 (2.82%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.54%) SQL
2 7 (4.93%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.82%) C
4 3 (2.11%) C#
4 3 (2.11%) Java
5 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.56%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.52%) MCP
4 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.11%) MCSE
5 3 (2.11%) CCNA
6 2 (1.41%) CCIE
6 2 (1.41%) CCNP
6 2 (1.41%) HNC
6 2 (1.41%) HND
6 2 (1.41%) MCITP
6 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
7 1 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (30.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.15%) SLA
3 10 (7.04%) ISO 9001
4 9 (6.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.41%) Basel II
7 1 (0.70%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (23.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (16.20%) Samba
3 15 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (8.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.41%) vCloud
7 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.82%) WSUS
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
2 3 (2.11%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 32 (22.54%) VMware
3 18 (12.68%) Cisco
4 8 (5.63%) Sage
5 7 (4.93%) Oracle
6 6 (4.23%) Dell
7 5 (3.52%) Avaya
8 3 (2.11%) Juniper
8 3 (2.11%) Epicor
8 3 (2.11%) Websense
8 3 (2.11%) SolidWorks
8 3 (2.11%) Citrix
8 3 (2.11%) Aruba
8 3 (2.11%) F5
8 3 (2.11%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.41%) IBM
9 2 (1.41%) SAP
9 2 (1.41%) Symantec
10 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
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