The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 81 52 84
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 9 42 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.16% 4.46% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 4.51% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 4
Average salary £51,500 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £40,300 £51,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £72,500 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
IT Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
770 931 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.84% 98.94% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 716 758 765
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IT Manager Salary Trend in Southampton

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IT Manager Salary Histogram in Southampton

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
4 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 9 (33.33%) Citrix
5 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (29.63%) Unix
5 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
5 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
6 7 (25.93%) Supplier Management
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
7 6 (22.22%) Migration
7 6 (22.22%) High Availability
8 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
8 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
9 4 (14.81%) Security Management
9 4 (14.81%) MS Project
9 4 (14.81%) Information Security
9 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
9 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) ISMS
10 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.93%) Supplier Management
6 6 (22.22%) High Availability
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
7 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Information Security
8 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
8 4 (14.81%) ISMS
8 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
8 4 (14.81%) Security Management
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL
9 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.70%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Citrix
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
4 1 (3.70%) VMware