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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 402 390 393
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 41 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 39
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £34,600 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £58,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
19661 21486 20910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.91% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16220 17143 17233
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 £62,500 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Surrey +13 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Berkshire +12 8 £45,750 -23.75% 1
Hampshire +10 6 £48,750 +8.33% 3
West Sussex -2 6 £52,500 +23.52%
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +3 4 £43,750 -12.50% 1
East Sussex +13 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Kent 0 1 £29,000 -31.76% 1
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 49 (50.00%) Windows
2 38 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 31 (31.63%) Firewall
4 28 (28.57%) VMware
5 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (24.49%) MS Exchange
7 23 (23.47%) Project Management
8 22 (22.45%) ITIL
9 21 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 20 (20.41%) SQL
11 19 (19.39%) ERP
11 19 (19.39%) Linux
12 18 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
14 16 (16.33%) SharePoint
14 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (14.29%) Degree
16 14 (14.29%) MS Office
16 14 (14.29%) LAN
16 14 (14.29%) Active Directory
17 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
18 12 (12.24%) Finance
18 12 (12.24%) Cisco
18 12 (12.24%) SAN
18 12 (12.24%) VoIP
19 11 (11.22%) WAN
19 11 (11.22%) Windows 7
20 10 (10.20%) SC Cleared
20 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 3 (3.06%) CMS
6 2 (2.04%) Lync
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.02%) WordPress
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) MS Office
2 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (6.12%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.04%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (2.04%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (1.02%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) SaaS
2 3 (3.06%) Office 365
3 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.63%) Firewall
2 14 (14.29%) LAN
3 12 (12.24%) SAN
3 12 (12.24%) VoIP
4 11 (11.22%) WAN
5 7 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 7 (7.14%) NAS
5 7 (7.14%) DNS
6 6 (6.12%) DHCP
6 6 (6.12%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.10%) Wireless
8 4 (4.08%) VPN
9 2 (2.04%) VLAN
9 2 (2.04%) VPLS
9 2 (2.04%) Intranet
9 2 (2.04%) Internet
9 2 (2.04%) MPLS
9 2 (2.04%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) MS Access
3 2 (2.04%) CorVu
3 2 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.02%) QlikView
4 1 (1.02%) Redis
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.08%) Legal
5 3 (3.06%) Advertising
6 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.02%) Billing
7 1 (1.02%) Electronics
7 1 (1.02%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) .NET
2 2 (2.04%) LAMP
3 1 (1.02%) Ajax
3 1 (1.02%) J2EE
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.02%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) CCTV
3 6 (6.12%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.10%) FMCG
4 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.08%) iSeries
5 4 (4.08%) AS400
6 3 (3.06%) Life Science
6 3 (3.06%) IVR
7 2 (2.04%) CMDB
8 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.02%) Handset
8 1 (1.02%) Replication
8 1 (1.02%) NHS
8 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (19.39%) Linux
3 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.22%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.18%) UNIX
6 9 (9.18%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.02%) CentOS
8 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) Project Management
2 22 (22.45%) ITIL
3 19 (19.39%) ERP
4 18 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.16%) Data Security
6 7 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.14%) Software Licensing
7 6 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.12%) CAD
8 5 (5.10%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.10%) Information Security
8 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.08%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.08%) Logistics
9 4 (4.08%) Service Management
9 4 (4.08%) CRM
10 3 (3.06%) Change Management
10 3 (3.06%) ITSM
10 3 (3.06%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.41%) SQL
2 5 (5.10%) C#
2 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.08%) RPG
4 2 (2.04%) Java
4 2 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.08%) MCSE
4 4 (4.08%) CCNA
4 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.06%) MCSA
5 3 (3.06%) CCIE
6 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.02%) MCITP
7 1 (1.02%) CCENT
7 1 (1.02%) PMP
7 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.02%) CCNP
7 1 (1.02%) MCP
7 1 (1.02%) CCDP
7 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.06%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) GAMP
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 14 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.06%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.02%) WSUS
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.02%) DameWare
Vendors
1 38 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.57%) VMware
3 12 (12.24%) Cisco
4 6 (6.12%) Oracle
5 5 (5.10%) Citrix
6 4 (4.08%) HP
6 4 (4.08%) Epicor
6 4 (4.08%) MAPICS
7 3 (3.06%) Symantec
7 3 (3.06%) Mitel
8 2 (2.04%) Meraki
8 2 (2.04%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.04%) Google
8 2 (2.04%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.04%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.04%) Remedy
8 2 (2.04%) Avaya
8 2 (2.04%) BMC
8 2 (2.04%) EMC
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