The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 150 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 106 109 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 1.85% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.90% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 94 80
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,300 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,000
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 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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol +2 30 £43,750 +2.94% 4
Wiltshire -4 23 £45,000 -7.21% 3
Dorset +9 21 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire 0 11 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Somerset -5 8 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Cornwall - 7 £45,000 -
Devon -2 5 £40,000 -5.43%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 84 (36.21%) Project Management
2 77 (33.19%) Finance
3 61 (26.29%) ITIL
4 59 (25.43%) PRINCE2
5 45 (19.40%) Windows
5 45 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 39 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (15.09%) Service Delivery
9 32 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 31 (13.36%) Windows Server
11 30 (12.93%) Line Management
12 29 (12.50%) Data Centre
13 28 (12.07%) MS Excel
14 27 (11.64%) Retail
15 25 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 22 (9.48%) Marketing
16 22 (9.48%) Degree
16 22 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (8.62%) VMware
17 20 (8.62%) SAN
17 20 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (7.76%) CRM
18 18 (7.76%) MS Office
19 17 (7.33%) MS Exchange
20 16 (6.90%) Office 365
20 16 (6.90%) Mentoring
20 16 (6.90%) Programme Management
20 16 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (7.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.31%) Lync
4 7 (3.02%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.76%) MS Office
3 10 (4.31%) MS Project
4 9 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.90%) Office 365
2 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.62%) SAN
2 10 (4.31%) Firewall
3 8 (3.45%) VoIP
4 6 (2.59%) Internet
4 6 (2.59%) WAN
5 5 (2.16%) PBX
5 5 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.72%) ADSL
6 4 (1.72%) DHCP
6 4 (1.72%) DNS
6 4 (1.72%) LAN
6 4 (1.72%) Network Security
6 4 (1.72%) PPP
6 4 (1.72%) SSL
7 2 (0.86%) DSL
7 2 (0.86%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.86%) Intranet
7 2 (0.86%) MPLS
7 2 (0.86%) VLAN
8 1 (0.43%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.29%) Big Data
3 2 (0.86%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.86%) MS Access
3 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MSI
1 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.43%) Yeoman
General
1 77 (33.19%) Finance
2 32 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 27 (11.64%) Retail
4 22 (9.48%) Marketing
5 13 (5.60%) Legal
6 10 (4.31%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.88%) Banking
8 7 (3.02%) Electronics
9 5 (2.16%) Back Office
9 5 (2.16%) Law
10 4 (1.72%) Advertising
11 2 (0.86%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.17%) .NET
2 4 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.29%) CSS
3 3 (1.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.17%) Replication
4 6 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.59%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.16%) PMI
6 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.29%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.86%) Economics
8 2 (0.86%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.86%) Statistics
8 2 (0.86%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) CESG
9 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.40%) Windows
2 31 (13.36%) Windows Server
3 22 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.60%) Unix
5 8 (3.45%) Linux
6 5 (2.16%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.21%) Project Management
2 61 (26.29%) ITIL
3 59 (25.43%) PRINCE2
4 45 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (15.09%) Service Delivery
7 30 (12.93%) Line Management
8 20 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (7.76%) CRM
10 16 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.90%) Programme Management
11 14 (6.03%) Business Development
11 14 (6.03%) Change Management
11 14 (6.03%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.03%) ERP
12 13 (5.60%) Scrum
12 13 (5.60%) Waterfall
13 11 (4.74%) Coaching
13 11 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.90%) SQL
2 9 (3.88%) C
3 6 (2.59%) Java
4 5 (2.16%) C#
5 4 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.72%) VB
6 3 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (9.48%) Degree
3 9 (3.88%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.59%) MCSA
5 6 (2.59%) MCSE
5 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.59%) PMP
6 5 (2.16%) APMP
6 5 (2.16%) CISA
6 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.72%) CCA
7 4 (1.72%) CCNA
7 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.29%) CISSP
8 3 (1.29%) MCITP
8 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.60%) SLA
2 7 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) GPG13
5 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.43%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 16 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.02%) XenApp
4 6 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.16%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.43%) ACF2
Vendors
1 40 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.62%) VMware
3 15 (6.47%) Citrix
3 15 (6.47%) SAP
4 7 (3.02%) Veeam
5 6 (2.59%) Oracle
6 4 (1.72%) Cisco
6 4 (1.72%) Dell
6 4 (1.72%) HP
6 4 (1.72%) Sophos
7 3 (1.29%) Apple
8 1 (0.43%) BT
8 1 (0.43%) Sage
8 1 (0.43%) Sun
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