The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 133 172 87
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -85
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 111 72 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.11% 1.24% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.28% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 103 63 154
Median salary £44,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.37% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,400 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5115 5639 5718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.24% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4327 4728 4767
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured IT Manager in the job title.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager across the South West region.

IT Manager Salary Trend in the South West

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

IT Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +25 41 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Wiltshire +22 27 £51,250 +2.50%
Gloucestershire +4 15 £42,000 -6.66% 4
Somerset -2 12 £44,000 -11.64% 1
Dorset +5 8 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Devon +4 6 £37,500 -2.59%
Cornwall -11 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 73 (33.95%) Finance
2 62 (28.84%) Project Management
3 59 (27.44%) ITIL
4 42 (19.53%) Telecoms
5 39 (18.14%) PRINCE2
5 39 (18.14%) Windows
5 39 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (15.81%) SAP
6 34 (15.81%) Microsoft
7 32 (14.88%) Service Delivery
8 30 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (13.95%) Marketing
9 29 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (13.02%) Programme Management
11 26 (12.09%) Windows Server
12 23 (10.70%) Manufacturing
13 21 (9.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (9.30%) Degree
14 20 (9.30%) VMware
14 20 (9.30%) Mentoring
15 19 (8.84%) Waterfall
15 19 (8.84%) Firewall
15 19 (8.84%) SQL Server
16 18 (8.37%) MS Exchange
16 18 (8.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (8.37%) Line Management
17 17 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (7.91%) Electronics
17 17 (7.91%) Business Development
17 17 (7.91%) SAP Oil and Gas

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.37%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.58%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.86%) IIS
6 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.93%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.12%) MS Office
3 8 (3.72%) MS Project
4 2 (0.93%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (7.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.86%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.86%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.40%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.65%) Office 365
2 6 (2.79%) SaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.84%) Firewall
2 9 (4.19%) SAN
3 8 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (3.72%) VPN
3 8 (3.72%) WAN
4 7 (3.26%) LAN
5 6 (2.79%) DNS
5 6 (2.79%) Internet
6 5 (2.33%) iSCSI
6 5 (2.33%) Unified Communications
6 5 (2.33%) Wireless
7 3 (1.40%) DHCP
7 3 (1.40%) Extranet
7 3 (1.40%) Intranet
7 3 (1.40%) PPP
7 3 (1.40%) SSL
7 3 (1.40%) VoIP
7 3 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.93%) ISDN
8 2 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MSI
1 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (33.95%) Finance
2 42 (19.53%) Telecoms
3 30 (13.95%) Marketing
4 23 (10.70%) Manufacturing
5 17 (7.91%) Electronics
6 15 (6.98%) Retail
7 14 (6.51%) Banking
8 12 (5.58%) Legal
9 4 (1.86%) Law
10 2 (0.93%) Local Government
11 1 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.19%) .NET
2 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.47%) HTML
4 1 (0.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.05%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.12%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.86%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.86%) PMI
6 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.40%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.40%) Replication
6 3 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.93%) CESG
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.14%) Windows
2 26 (12.09%) Windows Server
3 21 (9.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (8.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.40%) Linux
5 3 (1.40%) OS/400
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.84%) Project Management
2 59 (27.44%) ITIL
3 39 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (18.14%) PRINCE2
4 32 (14.88%) Service Delivery
5 30 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (13.02%) Programme Management
8 20 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 19 (8.84%) Waterfall
10 18 (8.37%) Line Management
11 17 (7.91%) Business Development
11 17 (7.91%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (7.44%) Coaching
13 15 (6.98%) Risk Management
13 15 (6.98%) Service Management
14 13 (6.05%) ERP
15 12 (5.58%) Process Improvement
16 11 (5.12%) E-Commerce
16 11 (5.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.72%) SQL
2 4 (1.86%) Java
3 3 (1.40%) C#
3 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.40%) RPG
3 3 (1.40%) VB
4 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.30%) Degree
2 12 (5.58%) MCSE
2 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.19%) MCITP
3 9 (4.19%) PMI Certification
3 9 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (3.72%) CCNA
4 8 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.26%) PMP
6 5 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.40%) APMP
8 3 (1.40%) CCA
8 3 (1.40%) CISA
8 3 (1.40%) CISSP
8 3 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.05%) SLA
2 10 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.93%) COBIT
4 2 (0.93%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.47%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.86%) XenApp
3 4 (1.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.93%) ACF2
5 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 34 (15.81%) Microsoft
1 34 (15.81%) SAP
2 20 (9.30%) VMware
3 14 (6.51%) HP
4 11 (5.12%) Dell
5 9 (4.19%) Cisco
6 5 (2.33%) Veeam
7 4 (1.86%) Citrix
7 4 (1.86%) Oracle
8 3 (1.40%) Avaya
8 3 (1.40%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.40%) Sophos
9 1 (0.47%) Apple
9 1 (0.47%) BT
9 1 (0.47%) Google
9 1 (0.47%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.47%) NetApp
9 1 (0.47%) Sage
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