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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Manager
Rank 771 823 761
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Manager 177 162 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 149 134 183
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +8.00%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Manager
Top 30 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 May 2016. 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 +44 165 £62,500 -7.40% 11
London +36 86 £65,000 -3.70% 6
South East -2 21 £62,500 -10.71% 3
City of London +62 19 £65,000 -
North West +23 16 £50,000 -7.83% 1
Northamptonshire +22 12 £55,000 -
Northampton +19 12 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +15 12 £55,000 +15.78%
East Midlands +13 12 £55,000 -4.34%
Manchester +16 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Surrey +3 9 £70,000 +180.00% 1
South West -5 9 £62,500 +25.00%
Scotland +3 8 £57,500 +55.40%
West Yorkshire +14 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire +13 7 £60,000 -14.28%
Leeds +11 7 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England -1 5 £46,000 -44.24% 1
Basingstoke -5 5 £60,000 -14.28%
Milton Keynes +28 4 £55,000 -18.51%
Buckinghamshire +22 4 £55,000 -18.51%
Cheshire +20 4 £52,500 -1.86%
Edinburgh +8 4 £62,500 +68.91%
Bristol -2 4 £65,000 +30.00%
West Midlands -33 4 £65,000 -21.21%
Woking - 4 £70,000 -
South Wales +9 3 £60,090 +20.17%
Wales +7 3 £60,090 +20.17%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
North Yorkshire 0 3 £61,250 +19.51%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £44,930 -

Senior IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 147 (43.62%) Project Management
2 121 (35.91%) Finance
3 112 (33.23%) PRINCE2
4 95 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (17.51%) Retail
6 58 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (14.54%) Waterfall
8 43 (12.76%) Degree
8 43 (12.76%) SDLC
9 41 (12.17%) ITIL
10 40 (11.87%) Programme Management
11 39 (11.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 38 (11.28%) Microsoft
13 37 (10.98%) Banking
14 36 (10.68%) PMI Certification
15 35 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (9.20%) CISA
16 31 (9.20%) IT Audit
17 30 (8.90%) Service Delivery
17 30 (8.90%) ERP
18 27 (8.01%) MS Excel
18 27 (8.01%) Change Management
19 26 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 26 (7.72%) Risk Management
19 26 (7.72%) PMP
20 24 (7.12%) Business Analysis
21 23 (6.82%) Legal
22 22 (6.53%) Windows
23 21 (6.23%) Telecoms
23 21 (6.23%) Analytical Skills

Senior IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (4.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.89%) SAS
4 3 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.89%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.59%) CMS
5 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.59%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.93%) MS Project
3 7 (2.08%) MS Office
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) SaaS
2 4 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) IaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) WAN
2 7 (2.08%) LAN
3 6 (1.78%) Wireless
4 5 (1.48%) Firewall
5 4 (1.19%) VPN
6 3 (0.89%) DNS
6 3 (0.89%) Intranet
6 3 (0.89%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.89%) SAN
6 3 (0.89%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.59%) 802.11
7 2 (0.59%) Extranet
7 2 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.59%) Internet
7 2 (0.59%) MPLS
7 2 (0.59%) OSPF
7 2 (0.59%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.59%) VLAN
7 2 (0.59%) VoIP
7 2 (0.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.59%) GIS
6 1 (0.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 121 (35.91%) Finance
2 59 (17.51%) Retail
3 37 (10.98%) Banking
4 23 (6.82%) Legal
5 21 (6.23%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.56%) Marketing
7 10 (2.97%) Law
8 9 (2.67%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.78%) Games
10 5 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.48%) Italian Language
10 5 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.19%) Advertising
11 4 (1.19%) Back Office
12 3 (0.89%) Front Office
13 2 (0.59%) French Language
14 1 (0.30%) Electronics
14 1 (0.30%) German Language
14 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.30%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.97%) .NET
2 2 (0.59%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.30%) HTML
3 1 (0.30%) HTML5
3 1 (0.30%) jQuery
3 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.75%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.45%) PMI
5 6 (1.78%) FMCG
6 5 (1.48%) iPad
7 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.89%) Derivative
7 3 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (0.89%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.59%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.59%) Fintech
8 2 (0.59%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.59%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (0.59%) iPhone
8 2 (0.59%) Physics
8 2 (0.59%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.53%) Windows
2 14 (4.15%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.19%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.89%) Android
6 3 (0.89%) Linux
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.59%) Unix
7 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (43.62%) Project Management
2 112 (33.23%) PRINCE2
3 95 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (14.54%) Waterfall
6 43 (12.76%) SDLC
7 41 (12.17%) ITIL
8 40 (11.87%) Programme Management
9 35 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (9.20%) IT Audit
11 30 (8.90%) ERP
11 30 (8.90%) Service Delivery
12 27 (8.01%) Change Management
13 26 (7.72%) Risk Management
14 24 (7.12%) Business Analysis
15 19 (5.64%) CRM
15 19 (5.64%) E-Commerce
16 18 (5.34%) Coaching
16 18 (5.34%) People Management
17 16 (4.75%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.97%) SQL
2 6 (1.78%) Java
3 3 (0.89%) C
4 2 (0.59%) C#
5 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (12.76%) Degree
2 39 (11.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 36 (10.68%) PMI Certification
4 31 (9.20%) CISA
5 26 (7.72%) PMP
5 26 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (4.75%) CISM
7 15 (4.45%) CISSP
8 11 (3.26%) CRISC
9 7 (2.08%) APMP
10 4 (1.19%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.19%) MBA
11 3 (0.89%) CIMA
11 3 (0.89%) MCSE
11 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.89%) QiCA
12 2 (0.59%) ACCA
12 2 (0.59%) ISEB
12 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (2.97%) COBIT
3 9 (2.67%) SLA
4 6 (1.78%) QA
5 5 (1.48%) FATCA
5 5 (1.48%) MiFID
6 2 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.30%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.59%) VMFS
3 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) RSA Archer
2 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.59%) SnapMirror
2 2 (0.59%) SnapVault
2 2 (0.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 38 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.45%) Oracle
3 11 (3.26%) SAP
4 8 (2.37%) Cisco
4 8 (2.37%) VMware
5 7 (2.08%) HP
6 6 (1.78%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.89%) BMC
7 3 (0.89%) Citrix
7 3 (0.89%) Dell
7 3 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.89%) Remedy
8 2 (0.59%) Apple
8 2 (0.59%) Meraki
8 2 (0.59%) Mitel
8 2 (0.59%) NetApp
8 2 (0.59%) Twitter
8 2 (0.59%) Veeam
8 2 (0.59%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.30%) Eze Software Group
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