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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 236 204 211
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 4 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 12
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +17.64%
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 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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Devon - 3 £30,000 -
Dorset -30 1 £55,000 +29.41%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.14%) Revit
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Perforce
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
5 1 (7.14%) Infor
5 1 (7.14%) Kerio
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) NEC
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