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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 159 127 126
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 397 509 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.06% 2.44% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.51% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 346 389 334
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -1 91 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Berkshire -37 89 £56,250 +7.14% 12
Hampshire -23 49 £54,250 +14.21% 13
Buckinghamshire -13 45 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Oxfordshire -14 29 £47,500 -2.06% 4
West Sussex +3 28 £46,000 +12.19% 3
Kent -1 28 £47,500 -9.52% 2
East Sussex +14 22 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Middlesex +12 7 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Sussex +2 1 - -
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 254 (31.63%) Project Management
2 200 (24.91%) PRINCE2
3 197 (24.53%) Finance
4 179 (22.29%) ITIL
5 140 (17.43%) Windows
6 120 (14.94%) Degree
7 116 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (14.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 104 (12.95%) Microsoft
9 95 (11.83%) Information Security
10 94 (11.71%) VMware
11 91 (11.33%) Service Delivery
12 81 (10.09%) Active Directory
13 74 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 74 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
14 70 (8.72%) Cisco
15 68 (8.47%) Data Centre
16 66 (8.22%) Change Management
17 62 (7.72%) Risk Management
17 62 (7.72%) Linux
17 62 (7.72%) MS Excel
18 60 (7.47%) Line Management
19 59 (7.35%) Telecoms
20 58 (7.22%) PMI Certification
21 57 (7.10%) CISSP
21 57 (7.10%) Service Management
22 56 (6.97%) Firewall
23 55 (6.85%) Management Information System
23 55 (6.85%) Citrix
24 54 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 22 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (1.12%) IIS
5 6 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.62%) Apache
6 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.50%) CMS
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.25%) SAS
8 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.12%) nginx
9 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 62 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.37%) MS Office
2 19 (2.37%) MS Project
3 12 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.37%) HFM
3 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.25%) AWD
4 2 (0.25%) Maximo
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.24%) Office 365
2 17 (2.12%) IaaS
3 15 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.74%) SaaS
5 12 (1.49%) PaaS
6 11 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.50%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.97%) Firewall
2 48 (5.98%) SAN
3 39 (4.86%) WAN
4 38 (4.73%) LAN
5 25 (3.11%) Wireless
6 22 (2.74%) Network Security
7 13 (1.62%) Internet
7 13 (1.62%) IP Telephony
8 12 (1.49%) TCP/IP
9 11 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
9 11 (1.37%) DNS
10 10 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (1.00%) VoIP
12 7 (0.87%) 4G
13 6 (0.75%) DHCP
13 6 (0.75%) Intranet
13 6 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (0.62%) NAS
14 5 (0.62%) VPN
14 5 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (1.74%) MySQL
5 13 (1.62%) Big Data
6 9 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.50%) QlikView
11 3 (0.37%) Essbase
11 3 (0.37%) GIS
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.25%) Informix
12 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.75%) Subversion
2 6 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.62%) JIRA
4 4 (0.50%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.37%) Selenium
6 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.25%) Bazaar
6 2 (0.25%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.25%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 197 (24.53%) Finance
2 59 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 52 (6.48%) Legal
4 51 (6.35%) Retail
5 39 (4.86%) Marketing
6 22 (2.74%) Banking
6 22 (2.74%) Law
6 22 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (2.37%) Billing
9 11 (1.37%) Games
10 9 (1.12%) Electronics
11 8 (1.00%) German Language
12 6 (0.75%) Back Office
12 6 (0.75%) Local Government
13 5 (0.62%) Advertising
14 4 (0.50%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.37%) Automotive
15 3 (0.37%) Russian Language
15 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.12%) .NET
2 8 (1.00%) Web Services
3 6 (0.75%) COM
3 6 (0.75%) Middleware
4 5 (0.62%) LAMP
5 4 (0.50%) CSS
5 4 (0.50%) HTML
6 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.25%) CSS3
6 2 (0.25%) HTML5
6 2 (0.25%) jQuery
6 2 (0.25%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.12%) EDI
7 1 (0.12%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.12%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 55 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 39 (4.86%) PMI
5 19 (2.37%) Driving Licence
6 17 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.37%) Replication
8 8 (1.00%) Economics
9 7 (0.87%) FMCG
9 7 (0.87%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.87%) NHS
9 7 (0.87%) Smart Meter
10 6 (0.75%) CMDB
10 6 (0.75%) Life Science
10 6 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (0.75%) User Experience
11 4 (0.50%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.37%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 140 (17.43%) Windows
2 62 (7.72%) Linux
3 53 (6.60%) Windows Server
4 36 (4.48%) Unix
5 14 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.37%) Windows Vista
7 10 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.50%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.37%) CentOS
10 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (31.63%) Project Management
2 200 (24.91%) PRINCE2
3 179 (22.29%) ITIL
4 116 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (14.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (11.83%) Information Security
6 91 (11.33%) Service Delivery
7 66 (8.22%) Change Management
8 62 (7.72%) Risk Management
9 60 (7.47%) Line Management
10 57 (7.10%) Service Management
11 54 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 49 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 45 (5.60%) Programme Management
14 43 (5.35%) SDLC
15 40 (4.98%) Waterfall
16 39 (4.86%) CRM
16 39 (4.86%) Mentoring
17 37 (4.61%) Change Control
17 37 (4.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 44 (5.48%) SQL
2 11 (1.37%) Java
2 11 (1.37%) Shell Script
3 7 (0.87%) Bash Shell
3 7 (0.87%) C
3 7 (0.87%) PHP
4 4 (0.50%) C++
4 4 (0.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.25%) Bourne shell
5 2 (0.25%) C#
5 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.25%) Perl
5 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 120 (14.94%) Degree
2 58 (7.22%) PMI Certification
3 57 (7.10%) CISSP
4 41 (5.11%) CISM
5 31 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 25 (3.11%) CISA
7 24 (2.99%) PMP
8 23 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 21 (2.62%) Security Cleared
10 19 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.37%) MCSE
13 10 (1.25%) CITP
14 9 (1.12%) MCITP
15 8 (1.00%) APMP
16 7 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (0.87%) CRISC
16 7 (0.87%) MCSA
17 6 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (5.98%) SLA
3 28 (3.49%) PCI DSS
4 22 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (2.24%) QA
6 16 (1.99%) COBIT
7 8 (1.00%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.50%) ISO22301
10 3 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.37%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.37%) P3O
10 3 (0.37%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.25%) ISO 14000
11 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.25%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.25%) TickIT
12 1 (0.12%) COSO
12 1 (0.12%) GAMP
12 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 81 (10.09%) Active Directory
2 74 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.24%) vSphere
5 16 (1.99%) XenApp
6 4 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.12%) iptables
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.12%) Backup Exec
2 6 (0.75%) SCCM
3 2 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.12%) Nagios
4 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 104 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.71%) VMware
3 70 (8.72%) Cisco
4 55 (6.85%) Citrix
5 51 (6.35%) Oracle
6 33 (4.11%) HP
7 24 (2.99%) SAP
8 17 (2.12%) ServiceNow
9 14 (1.74%) Google
10 13 (1.62%) Dell
11 11 (1.37%) EMC
12 7 (0.87%) NetApp
13 6 (0.75%) Remedy
13 6 (0.75%) Symantec
14 5 (0.62%) Epicor
14 5 (0.62%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.50%) Adobe
15 4 (0.50%) Apple
15 4 (0.50%) BMC
15 4 (0.50%) Informatica
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
aap3
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Alton, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car or travel allowance + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Thame
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 15 days ago