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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 396 362 390
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 58 91 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 55 77 56
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £63,250 £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
20471 22682 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.69% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16465 18087 17977
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 £25,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Hampshire +10 14 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Surrey +3 11 £36,000 -31.42% 1
Berkshire -22 11 £52,500 +61.53% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £42,500 -32.00%
Oxfordshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Kent +22 3 £45,000 -41.93%
West Sussex +12 2 £48,000 -23.20%
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 53 (48.18%) Microsoft
2 45 (40.91%) Windows
3 37 (33.64%) Project Management
4 29 (26.36%) MS Exchange
5 27 (24.55%) ERP
5 27 (24.55%) Degree
5 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
6 23 (20.91%) MS Office
6 23 (20.91%) Firewall
7 22 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 21 (19.09%) Linux
8 21 (19.09%) SQL
8 21 (19.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (19.09%) Management Information System
9 20 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
11 18 (16.36%) VMware
11 18 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (15.45%) Finance
13 15 (13.64%) Wireless
14 14 (12.73%) ITIL
14 14 (12.73%) Hyper-V
15 13 (11.82%) LAN
16 12 (10.91%) Information Security
16 12 (10.91%) VoIP
16 12 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (10.00%) Software Licensing
17 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (9.09%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (26.36%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.91%) CMS
6 1 (0.91%) Lync
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (20.91%) MS Office
2 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
3 10 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
4 7 (6.36%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Epicor Vantage
2 2 (1.82%) SalesLogix
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Office 365
2 3 (2.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.91%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) Firewall
2 15 (13.64%) Wireless
3 13 (11.82%) LAN
4 12 (10.91%) VoIP
5 10 (9.09%) WAN
6 8 (7.27%) Internet
6 8 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (7.27%) DNS
6 8 (7.27%) SAN
7 7 (6.36%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.45%) iSCSI
8 6 (5.45%) NAS
8 6 (5.45%) Intranet
9 5 (4.55%) Extranet
9 5 (4.55%) DHCP
10 3 (2.73%) WLAN
10 3 (2.73%) MPLS
10 3 (2.73%) VLAN
10 3 (2.73%) Wireless Security
11 2 (1.82%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) MS Access
3 6 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.73%) CorVu
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.91%) Redis
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) QlikView
6 1 (0.91%) MySQL
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.36%) Automotive
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Billing
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) .NET
2 2 (1.82%) EDI
3 1 (0.91%) LAMP
3 1 (0.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.18%) Open Source
3 8 (7.27%) CCTV
3 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.36%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.45%) FMCG
6 5 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.73%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.82%) iSeries
8 2 (1.82%) Kindle
8 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.82%) AS400
9 1 (0.91%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.91%) Life Science
9 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.91%) User Experience
9 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.91%) Windows
2 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (19.09%) Linux
4 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.27%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.73%) UNIX
9 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) Project Management
2 27 (24.55%) ERP
3 21 (19.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (12.73%) ITIL
5 12 (10.91%) Information Security
5 12 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (10.00%) Software Licensing
7 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.09%) Data Security
8 8 (7.27%) CAD
9 7 (6.36%) CRM
9 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.36%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (6.36%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.45%) Information Management
10 6 (5.45%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.45%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (4.55%) Release Management
11 5 (4.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) SQL
2 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.73%) C#
4 2 (1.82%) RPG
4 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.91%) Java
5 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (24.55%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) MCSE
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.91%) MCITP
5 1 (0.91%) MCSA
5 1 (0.91%) CCNP
5 1 (0.91%) CCNA
5 1 (0.91%) CCDP
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.91%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.91%) GAMP
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.91%) XenServer
4 1 (0.91%) vSphere
4 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (4.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.82%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.91%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.91%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 53 (48.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.36%) VMware
3 10 (9.09%) Cisco
4 8 (7.27%) Epicor
5 7 (6.36%) Mitel
6 5 (4.55%) Aquila
6 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
7 2 (1.82%) HP
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.82%) Symantec
7 2 (1.82%) MAPICS
7 2 (1.82%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.82%) ProCurve
7 2 (1.82%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.91%) Meraki
8 1 (0.91%) Sophos
8 1 (0.91%) Wyse
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