The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 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
Senior Manager
Rank 268 232 262
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1208 1433 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.35% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.40% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1094 867
Average salary £65,000 £64,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Manager
Salary Trend

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

Senior Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Manager over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 1123 £65,000 +0.38% 154
London -47 573 £70,000 +7.69% 75
South East -33 170 £61,750 +2.91% 27
City of London -16 83 £70,000 +7.69% 19
East of England -6 81 £68,500 +1.48% 7
South West +26 77 £58,750 +6.81% 8
North West +11 69 £52,500 -17.96% 13
West Midlands -8 68 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Berkshire -47 63 £60,000 - 7
Yorkshire -8 57 £55,000 -6.38% 9
Scotland +21 51 £55,000 - 6
West Yorkshire -17 39 £60,000 -2.04% 9
Surrey +10 38 £68,750 +25.00% 5
Manchester -1 37 £50,000 -23.07% 10
Wiltshire +30 34 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Birmingham +3 33 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Reading -11 32 £60,000 - 2
Swindon +28 31 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Bristol -14 29 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Cheshire +39 27 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Hertfordshire +7 27 £77,500 +14.81%
Essex +6 26 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Leeds +1 25 £55,000 -21.42% 7
Edinburgh +8 20 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Warrington +23 18 £52,500 -16.66%
Hampshire +20 18 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Hillingdon +9 18 - -
Glasgow -12 18 £57,500 -23.33% 1
East Midlands -14 18 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Watford +23 15 £80,000 +39.13%

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Manager in their job title.

1 959 (35.89%) Project Management
2 944 (35.33%) Finance
3 783 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
4 616 (23.05%) PRINCE2
5 509 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 407 (15.23%) Degree
7 361 (13.51%) Marketing
8 327 (12.24%) Retail
9 306 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
10 288 (10.78%) Analytics
11 283 (10.59%) ITIL
12 243 (9.09%) Scrum
13 240 (8.98%) Microsoft
14 220 (8.23%) Change Management
15 213 (7.97%) Waterfall
16 206 (7.71%) Risk Management
16 206 (7.71%) Banking
17 203 (7.60%) PMI Certification
18 202 (7.56%) Telecoms
18 202 (7.56%) Programme Management
19 192 (7.19%) E-Commerce
20 174 (6.51%) SQL
21 166 (6.21%) Oracle
22 160 (5.99%) MS Excel
23 158 (5.91%) Line Management
24 156 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
25 151 (5.65%) PMP
26 150 (5.61%) Business Development
27 144 (5.39%) Service Delivery
28 140 (5.24%) Big Data

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (1.76%) CMS
2 44 (1.65%) SAS
3 33 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 28 (1.05%) Skype for Business
5 21 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 19 (0.71%) Confluence
7 18 (0.67%) Apache
8 17 (0.64%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.41%) JBoss
12 10 (0.37%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.34%) Drupal
14 8 (0.30%) Alfresco
14 8 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.22%) Moodle
15 6 (0.22%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.22%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 160 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 117 (4.38%) MS Project
3 88 (3.29%) MS Office
4 38 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 31 (1.16%) SPSS
7 13 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.19%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.15%) Revit
10 2 (0.075%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.037%) InDesign
11 1 (0.037%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 18 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (0.37%) WebTrends
6 9 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (0.34%) Primavera
7 7 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 6 (0.22%) SAP BPC
9 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.15%) CSG Singleview
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle SCM
10 4 (0.15%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 64 (2.40%) SaaS
2 55 (2.06%) Google Analytics
3 28 (1.05%) Office 365
4 22 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
8 7 (0.26%) AdWords
8 7 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.22%) IaaS
9 6 (0.22%) PaaS
10 4 (0.15%) GitHub
10 4 (0.15%) Heroku
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.11%) Force.com
12 1 (0.037%) Taleo
12 1 (0.037%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.037%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (1.68%) LAN
2 44 (1.65%) WAN
3 39 (1.46%) Unified Communications
4 25 (0.94%) Firewall
5 23 (0.86%) Internet
6 21 (0.79%) MPLS
6 21 (0.79%) Wireless
7 18 (0.67%) SAN
8 15 (0.56%) Network Security
9 12 (0.45%) DHCP
9 12 (0.45%) VoIP
10 11 (0.41%) 4G
10 11 (0.41%) LTE
10 11 (0.41%) VPN
11 10 (0.37%) Skype
12 9 (0.34%) DNS
13 8 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (0.30%) PBX
13 8 (0.30%) VLAN
13 8 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (5.24%) Big Data
2 96 (3.59%) SQL Server
3 59 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 40 (1.50%) Data Mining
8 28 (1.05%) QlikView
9 24 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (0.75%) GIS
10 20 (0.75%) MySQL
11 16 (0.60%) NoSQL
12 12 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.34%) DB2
14 9 (0.34%) Spotfire
15 8 (0.30%) HBase
15 8 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (0.30%) SAP HANA
16 7 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 40 (1.50%) JIRA
2 17 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 17 (0.64%) Selenium
3 15 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.34%) Subversion
6 8 (0.30%) Hudson
7 5 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
7 5 (0.19%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.15%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.15%) JUnit
8 4 (0.15%) NetBeans
8 4 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.15%) Rational Functional Tester
8 4 (0.15%) SilkTest
8 4 (0.15%) WATIR
9 3 (0.11%) ERwin
9 3 (0.11%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.11%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.075%) RequisitePro
General
1 944 (35.33%) Finance
2 361 (13.51%) Marketing
3 327 (12.24%) Retail
4 206 (7.71%) Banking
5 202 (7.56%) Telecoms
6 86 (3.22%) Manufacturing
7 76 (2.84%) Legal
8 69 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 57 (2.13%) Advertising
10 36 (1.35%) Back Office
11 34 (1.27%) Billing
11 34 (1.27%) Games
12 32 (1.20%) Law
13 26 (0.97%) Retail Banking
14 25 (0.94%) Front Office
15 24 (0.90%) Electronics
15 24 (0.90%) Financial Institution
16 20 (0.75%) Investment Banking
17 18 (0.67%) Publishing
18 14 (0.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (4.27%) .NET
2 38 (1.42%) HTML
3 36 (1.35%) XML
4 31 (1.16%) CSS
5 17 (0.64%) Web Services
6 16 (0.60%) Middleware
7 15 (0.56%) HTML5
8 11 (0.41%) Apache Flex
9 10 (0.37%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.34%) SOAP
11 7 (0.26%) J2EE
11 7 (0.26%) XMPP
12 6 (0.22%) AngularJS
12 6 (0.22%) CSS3
12 6 (0.22%) EDI
13 5 (0.19%) jQuery
13 5 (0.19%) Spring
14 4 (0.15%) Ajax
14 4 (0.15%) CakePHP
14 4 (0.15%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 306 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (4.64%) Data Centre
3 108 (4.04%) User Experience
4 98 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 91 (3.41%) PMI
6 71 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 56 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 54 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 51 (1.91%) Visualisation
10 32 (1.20%) NHS
10 32 (1.20%) Smart Meter
10 32 (1.20%) Social Media
11 30 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 29 (1.09%) Fintech
13 28 (1.05%) Economics
14 26 (0.97%) Digital Media
15 23 (0.86%) Driving Licence
16 20 (0.75%) Video on Demand
17 19 (0.71%) Client/Server
17 19 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 76 (2.84%) Windows
2 51 (1.91%) Linux
3 36 (1.35%) Unix
4 25 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.79%) Android
6 18 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.11%) AIX
11 3 (0.11%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.075%) Solaris
13 1 (0.037%) Debian
13 1 (0.037%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.037%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.037%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.037%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.037%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 959 (35.89%) Project Management
2 783 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
3 616 (23.05%) PRINCE2
4 509 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 288 (10.78%) Analytics
6 283 (10.59%) ITIL
7 243 (9.09%) Scrum
8 220 (8.23%) Change Management
9 213 (7.97%) Waterfall
10 206 (7.71%) Risk Management
11 202 (7.56%) Programme Management
12 192 (7.19%) E-Commerce
13 158 (5.91%) Line Management
14 156 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
15 150 (5.61%) Business Development
16 144 (5.39%) Service Delivery
17 135 (5.05%) Mentoring
17 135 (5.05%) SDLC
18 125 (4.68%) CRM
19 123 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 174 (6.51%) SQL
2 116 (4.34%) Java
3 82 (3.07%) C#
4 55 (2.06%) C
5 47 (1.76%) Python
6 39 (1.46%) JavaScript
7 35 (1.31%) PHP
8 31 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 25 (0.94%) T-SQL
10 20 (0.75%) C++
11 19 (0.71%) R
12 13 (0.49%) Ruby
13 10 (0.37%) Groovy
13 10 (0.37%) VB
14 9 (0.34%) COBOL
15 8 (0.30%) Jython
15 8 (0.30%) Perl
16 7 (0.26%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.22%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 407 (15.23%) Degree
2 203 (7.60%) PMI Certification
3 151 (5.65%) PMP
4 128 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 124 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 77 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 67 (2.51%) CISSP
8 51 (1.91%) CISM
9 44 (1.65%) CISA
10 42 (1.57%) APMP
11 41 (1.53%) ISEB
12 40 (1.50%) MBA
13 32 (1.20%) SC Cleared
14 31 (1.16%) ISTQB
14 31 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (0.75%) CCNP
17 19 (0.71%) CRISC
18 14 (0.52%) CITP
19 13 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.87%) QA
2 87 (3.26%) SLA
3 53 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.57%) Data Quality
5 32 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 20 (0.75%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.71%) COBIT
8 16 (0.60%) GMP
9 15 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 15 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.41%) MiFID
11 10 (0.37%) SEPA
12 7 (0.26%) FATCA
13 5 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.15%) EMIR
15 3 (0.11%) COREP
15 3 (0.11%) FINREP
15 3 (0.11%) ISO22301
16 2 (0.075%) ISO15022
16 2 (0.075%) ISO20022
System Software
1 36 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.37%) Xen
4 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.19%) Docker
5 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.11%) HDFS
7 3 (0.11%) vCloud
7 3 (0.11%) XenApp
8 2 (0.075%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.037%) LXC
9 1 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.037%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.037%) vSphere
9 1 (0.037%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (0.37%) Puppet
2 9 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.15%) Ansible
6 4 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (0.15%) Nagios
6 4 (0.15%) yum
7 2 (0.075%) PaperCut
7 2 (0.075%) SCCM
8 1 (0.037%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.037%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.037%) Graphite
8 1 (0.037%) Netcool
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.037%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.037%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 240 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 166 (6.21%) Oracle
3 123 (4.60%) SAP
4 67 (2.51%) Tableau
5 61 (2.28%) Google
6 59 (2.21%) Cisco
7 48 (1.80%) VMware
8 37 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 32 (1.20%) HP
9 32 (1.20%) IBM
10 29 (1.09%) Citrix
11 24 (0.90%) Cognizant
12 23 (0.86%) Adobe
13 17 (0.64%) Hyperion
14 14 (0.52%) CheckPoint
15 12 (0.45%) EMC
15 12 (0.45%) hybris
15 12 (0.45%) Teradata
16 11 (0.41%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.41%) Cognos
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Deltek
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Deltek
Posted: Yesterday
London
Xcede
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
CGI
Salary: £71000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Telefnica
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
EE
Salary: Competitive plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Save The Children
Salary: £40,000 - £44,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Volaris Exec
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: 3 days a week
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Car
Posted: 4 days ago