The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Manager
Rank 875 882 888
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Manager 16 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 7
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £44,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £58,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-12.76% -6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior IT Manager within the UK.

Senior IT Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Manager over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior IT Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
England -14 16 £37,500 -37.50% 2
South West - 5 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £37,500 -
London -4 4 £34,000 -43.33% 1
Leamington Spa - 4 £37,500 -
Swindon - 3 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire +7 1 £67,500 +50.00%
South East +4 1 £67,500 +50.00%
East Midlands - 1 £85,000 -
Northampton - 1 £85,000 -
Reading - 1 £67,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £85,000 -
Warwick - 1 £65,000 -

Senior IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior IT Manager in their job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
4 11 (37.93%) DNS
5 10 (34.48%) DHCP
5 10 (34.48%) MCSE
5 10 (34.48%) MCSA
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (34.48%) MCITP
5 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Project Management
8 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) MCTS
9 6 (20.69%) ERP
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.69%) MCP
9 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
9 6 (20.69%) Firewall
9 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco
10 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (17.24%) SAN

Senior IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) IntelliMatch
1 3 (10.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) SAN
6 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
7 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) EqualLogic
3 3 (10.34%) Hedge funds
3 3 (10.34%) SWIFT
3 3 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.90%) PMI
4 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.45%) PACS
5 1 (3.45%) Informatics
5 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) ERP
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Wealth Management
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) MCSE
1 10 (34.48%) MCSA
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (34.48%) MCITP
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (20.69%) MCTS
3 6 (20.69%) MCP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.34%) CCNP
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Samba
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
5 3 (10.34%) Reuters
5 3 (10.34%) Bloomberg
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Murex
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) HP
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Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus of 20% + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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