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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Manager
Rank 233 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 11 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -5.55%
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
5876 4822 5549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.17% 95.20% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4915 4175 4917
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Wiltshire -14 3 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Somerset -15 3 £45,000 -
Devon -25 2 £35,000 -24.32%
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,750 - 1
Bristol -9 1 £32,000 -26.85%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 12 (30.77%) MS Office
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
5 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (25.64%) Project Management
5 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) Firewall
8 7 (17.95%) Information Security
8 7 (17.95%) SAN
8 7 (17.95%) DNS
8 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
9 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
9 6 (15.38%) DHCP
9 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 6 (15.38%) Citrix
9 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.38%) Line Management
10 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
10 5 (12.82%) Data Management
10 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
10 5 (12.82%) Data Security
10 5 (12.82%) SAP
10 5 (12.82%) SQL
11 4 (10.26%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Lync
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) DNS
2 7 (17.95%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) Intranet
4 4 (10.26%) VPN
5 3 (7.69%) LDAP
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) FTP
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Multimedia
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) FMCG
4 2 (5.13%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (5.13%) Android
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
1 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
1 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Information Security
3 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.38%) Line Management
4 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.82%) Data Management
4 5 (12.82%) Data Security
5 4 (10.26%) ERP
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 4 (10.26%) Network Management
6 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Process Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITSM
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) MCSE
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.13%) HNC
3 2 (5.13%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Kerio MailServer
5 1 (2.56%) NFS
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) Samba
5 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.69%) WSUS
2 3 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) VMware
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 5 (12.82%) SAP
5 4 (10.26%) Sun
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Juniper
5 4 (10.26%) Sage
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (5.13%) Apple
7 2 (5.13%) NEC
7 2 (5.13%) Mitel
7 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
7 2 (5.13%) Infor
7 2 (5.13%) Kerio
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.56%) Altiris
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
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