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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 82 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.57% 0.11% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.11% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
831 877 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.41% 96.37% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 690 746 715
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) CRM
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) Stress Testing
6 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (41.67%) SalesLogix
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) Mitel
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) ERP
7 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (16.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Stress Testing
3 4 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Mitel
1 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Aquila