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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 378 330 388
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +58
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 52 80 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.42% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 70 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 £35,500 £30,000 £33,175
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Berkshire -21 21 £52,500 +35.48% 2
Hampshire -29 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -4 9 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Surrey -18 5 £70,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £56,351 -
West Sussex -2 1 £45,000 -28.00% 1
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 46 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 33 (28.95%) Project Management
4 29 (25.44%) MS Excel
5 27 (23.68%) ITIL
5 27 (23.68%) Active Directory
6 25 (21.93%) Degree
7 21 (18.42%) SQL
7 21 (18.42%) Linux
7 21 (18.42%) MS Exchange
8 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
8 20 (17.54%) MS Office
8 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (16.67%) ERP
9 19 (16.67%) Finance
9 19 (16.67%) Information Security
10 18 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (13.16%) Wireless
12 15 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (13.16%) VMware
13 14 (12.28%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
14 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.65%) ISO 9001
16 10 (8.77%) Cisco
16 10 (8.77%) Open Source
16 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.28%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) CMS
4 2 (1.75%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (25.44%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) SalesLogix
2 3 (2.63%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (1.75%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) Wireless
2 8 (7.02%) LAN
3 7 (6.14%) Internet
3 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.14%) Firewall
4 6 (5.26%) WAN
4 6 (5.26%) Intranet
5 5 (4.39%) VoIP
5 5 (4.39%) Extranet
5 5 (4.39%) DNS
5 5 (4.39%) SAN
6 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.75%) VLAN
6 2 (1.75%) Wireless Security
6 2 (1.75%) MPLS
6 2 (1.75%) RFID
6 2 (1.75%) WLAN
7 1 (0.88%) ISDN
7 1 (0.88%) NAS
7 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.14%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.75%) MySQL
4 2 (1.75%) MS Access
4 2 (1.75%) CorVu
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Automotive
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Law
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) HTML
1 2 (1.75%) .NET
1 2 (1.75%) CSS
1 2 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.77%) Open Source
4 8 (7.02%) Social Media
5 5 (4.39%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (4.39%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.63%) CCTV
6 3 (2.63%) Kindle
6 3 (2.63%) User Experience
7 2 (1.75%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.75%) FMCG
7 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.88%) AS400
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 21 (18.42%) Linux
3 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.75%) UNIX
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Project Management
2 27 (23.68%) ITIL
3 19 (16.67%) ERP
3 19 (16.67%) Information Security
4 15 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 12 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (7.02%) Line Management
7 8 (7.02%) CRM
8 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.14%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.14%) People Management
9 6 (5.26%) Information Security Management
9 6 (5.26%) Security Management
9 6 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (4.39%) Release Management
10 5 (4.39%) Information Management
10 5 (4.39%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Degree
2 8 (7.02%) MCSE
2 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.14%) CCIE
3 7 (6.14%) CCNA
3 7 (6.14%) MCITP
4 5 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.51%) MCP
5 4 (3.51%) CCDP
5 4 (3.51%) MCSA
5 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) ISO 9001
2 9 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (6.14%) SLA
4 4 (3.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (4.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (4.39%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 46 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.16%) VMware
3 10 (8.77%) Cisco
4 6 (5.26%) SAP
4 6 (5.26%) Mitel
5 5 (4.39%) Aquila
5 5 (4.39%) Epicor
5 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.51%) SolidWorks
6 4 (3.51%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.75%) Sage
7 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle
7 2 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
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