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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / South West
Rank 149 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 82 121 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 2.16% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.22% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 70 106 96
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4781 5448 5905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.66% 97.22% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 4636 5015
Median salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +15 25 £43,750 -12.50% 6
Dorset +13 14 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bristol -10 14 £47,500 - 6
Somerset +7 11 £42,500 - 3
Gloucestershire -7 10 £39,500 -31.30% 2
Devon 0 7 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Cornwall -6 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 86 (46.74%) Project Management
2 66 (35.87%) PRINCE2
3 56 (30.43%) Finance
4 54 (29.35%) ITIL
5 41 (22.28%) Microsoft
6 37 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (16.85%) Degree
8 29 (15.76%) Programme Management
8 29 (15.76%) Management Information System
9 28 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (15.22%) MS Excel
10 22 (11.96%) Windows
11 21 (11.41%) Service Delivery
11 21 (11.41%) MS Office
12 19 (10.33%) Firewall
13 17 (9.24%) Active Directory
13 17 (9.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (8.70%) Change Management
15 15 (8.15%) Cisco
15 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
16 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 14 (7.61%) PMP
16 14 (7.61%) Business Transformation
16 14 (7.61%) Data Centre
17 13 (7.07%) Line Management
17 13 (7.07%) Office 365
17 13 (7.07%) Banking
18 12 (6.52%) Hyper-V
19 11 (5.98%) SLA

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 9 (4.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) Confluence
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.41%) MS Office
3 9 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) Office 365
2 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.72%) SaaS
4 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.63%) IaaS
5 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.09%) PaaS
5 2 (1.09%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.33%) Firewall
2 8 (4.35%) DNS
3 7 (3.80%) VPN
4 6 (3.26%) DHCP
4 6 (3.26%) Internet
4 6 (3.26%) Wireless
5 5 (2.72%) VLAN
6 3 (1.63%) LAN
6 3 (1.63%) Network Security
6 3 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (1.63%) SAN
6 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.63%) WAN
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.09%) MPLS
7 2 (1.09%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.54%) BGP
8 1 (0.54%) FTP
8 1 (0.54%) OSPF
8 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.72%) MySQL
3 2 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) QlikView
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 56 (30.43%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Banking
3 10 (5.43%) Marketing
4 9 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.80%) Retail
6 5 (2.72%) Legal
7 4 (2.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.09%) .NET
1 2 (1.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.76%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.61%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.63%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.63%) NHS
4 3 (1.63%) PMI
5 2 (1.09%) AS400
5 2 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.09%) iSeries
5 2 (1.09%) Replication
5 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.54%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.96%) Windows
2 8 (4.35%) Linux
2 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.72%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.72%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.17%) Android
5 4 (2.17%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (46.74%) Project Management
2 66 (35.87%) PRINCE2
3 54 (29.35%) ITIL
4 37 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (15.76%) Programme Management
6 28 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (11.41%) Service Delivery
8 17 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (9.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 16 (8.70%) Change Management
10 14 (7.61%) Business Transformation
11 13 (7.07%) Line Management
12 11 (5.98%) Mentoring
12 11 (5.98%) Waterfall
13 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Management
14 8 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
14 8 (4.35%) ITIL V3
14 8 (4.35%) Logistics
14 8 (4.35%) Service Management
14 8 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.43%) SQL
2 3 (1.63%) Java
2 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.09%) C
3 2 (1.09%) C#
3 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (16.85%) Degree
2 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.61%) PMP
3 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (4.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.26%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.17%) APMP
7 4 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.17%) MCSE
8 3 (1.63%) CCNA
8 3 (1.63%) CISA
8 3 (1.63%) CISM
8 3 (1.63%) CISSP
8 3 (1.63%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.54%) MCITP
9 1 (0.54%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) SLA
2 9 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.26%) COBIT
4 2 (1.09%) QA
5 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) vSphere
3 2 (1.09%) XenServer
4 1 (0.54%) XenApp
4 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) SCCM
1 3 (1.63%) SCOM
2 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (1.09%) Nagios
2 2 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.54%) Nessus
3 1 (0.54%) QRadar
Vendors
1 41 (22.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.15%) Cisco
3 9 (4.89%) HP
3 9 (4.89%) VMware
4 6 (3.26%) Veeam
5 5 (2.72%) Apple
6 4 (2.17%) Juniper
7 3 (1.63%) Draytek
7 3 (1.63%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (1.63%) SAP
7 3 (1.63%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.63%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.09%) Citrix
8 2 (1.09%) Dell
8 2 (1.09%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) Intel
8 2 (1.09%) ProCurve
8 2 (1.09%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.09%) RedGate
8 2 (1.09%) Tableau
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + + car, phone, laptop, credit card etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum £70k - £85k dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £66500 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke, Devon
Talendrone.com
Salary: £16000 - £18000 / Year + Commission
Posted: 23 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St Ives
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
First Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago