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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 220 218 234
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1468 1654 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.40% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.48% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1242 1037
Average salary £65,000 £63,900 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% +2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 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 26 May 2015 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 26 May 2015. 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 -3 1353 £65,000 +1.56% 181
London +5 714 £70,000 - 96
South East -44 269 £65,000 +13.04% 27
City of London +41 179 £70,000 -6.66% 31
Berkshire +20 133 £70,000 +12.00% 7
East of England +40 107 £73,750 +13.46% 8
Reading +19 78 £75,000 +17.18% 3
Yorkshire -22 74 £52,500 - 11
West Midlands -11 68 £70,000 +16.66% 8
East Midlands +30 61 £57,500 +4.54% 7
North West +4 51 £53,500 +1.90% 13
South West -15 46 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Scotland +56 44 £57,500 -4.16% 8
Birmingham -13 44 £75,000 +15.38% 5
West Yorkshire -2 43 £65,000 +23.80% 8
Hertfordshire +8 34 £75,000 - 2
Surrey -31 34 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Nottinghamshire +18 31 £62,750 +11.06% 1
Bedfordshire +44 30 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Nottingham +11 29 £61,250 +8.40% 1
Manchester +8 27 £52,500 -2.32% 7
Bristol 0 27 £50,000 -2.43% 3
Buckinghamshire -9 26 £67,500 +17.39% 3
Hemel Hempstead -3 24 £78,750 +5.00%
Essex +11 23 £75,000 +11.11% 4
Oxfordshire +8 23 £65,000 - 1
Hampshire -2 23 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Leeds -3 22 £55,357 +18.41% 5
Edinburgh +23 20 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Glasgow +23 20 £60,000 - 1

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 1114 (38.55%) Project Management
2 950 (32.87%) Finance
3 802 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
4 696 (24.08%) PRINCE2
5 535 (18.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 416 (14.39%) Degree
7 398 (13.77%) Marketing
8 355 (12.28%) Retail
9 310 (10.73%) Microsoft
10 302 (10.45%) Telecoms
11 297 (10.28%) Scrum
12 284 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
13 277 (9.58%) ITIL
14 255 (8.82%) Banking
15 247 (8.55%) Change Management
16 233 (8.06%) Data Centre
17 221 (7.65%) Waterfall
18 215 (7.44%) Oracle
19 214 (7.40%) MS Excel
20 213 (7.37%) Coaching
21 202 (6.99%) E-Commerce
22 194 (6.71%) SDLC
23 190 (6.57%) CRM
24 184 (6.37%) Service Delivery
25 176 (6.09%) Mentoring
26 175 (6.06%) Risk Management
27 155 (5.36%) Windows
28 154 (5.33%) Analytics
29 149 (5.16%) Resource Management
30 148 (5.12%) Business Analysis

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 55 (1.90%) SAS
2 52 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 26 (0.90%) CMS
4 22 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 18 (0.62%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.48%) JBoss
6 14 (0.48%) Lync
7 13 (0.45%) Confluence
8 10 (0.35%) WordPress
8 10 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.24%) Apache
10 7 (0.24%) IIS
10 7 (0.24%) WorkSite
11 6 (0.21%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.14%) Drupal
13 4 (0.14%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.10%) CloudStack
Applications
1 214 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 137 (4.74%) MS Office
3 124 (4.29%) MS Project
4 56 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 32 (1.11%) SPSS
7 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.17%) InDesign
8 4 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.14%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.035%) Windchill
10 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 10 (0.35%) Magento
5 10 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 8 (0.28%) Unica
7 8 (0.28%) thinkFolio
7 8 (0.28%) Endur
8 7 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
9 6 (0.21%) HFM
9 6 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
10 5 (0.17%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 102 (3.53%) SaaS
2 33 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 13 (0.45%) Office 365
7 9 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.28%) IaaS
9 7 (0.24%) PaaS
10 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.10%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.069%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.069%) CheetahMail
12 2 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.069%) Route 53
13 1 (0.035%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.035%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 101 (3.49%) WAN
2 66 (2.28%) Internet
3 58 (2.01%) LAN
4 51 (1.76%) MPLS
4 51 (1.76%) Firewall
5 42 (1.45%) VPN
6 40 (1.38%) Wireless
7 35 (1.21%) Intranet
8 30 (1.04%) Broadband
9 26 (0.90%) VoIP
10 22 (0.76%) TCP/IP
11 21 (0.73%) Extranet
11 21 (0.73%) Ethernet
12 20 (0.69%) DNS
13 17 (0.59%) PBX
14 16 (0.55%) DHCP
15 15 (0.52%) SAN
16 12 (0.42%) SMS
16 12 (0.42%) Frame Relay
16 12 (0.42%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (1.28%) MySQL
4 36 (1.25%) Big Data
5 30 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 27 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 23 (0.80%) QlikView
8 22 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (0.73%) Data Mining
10 20 (0.69%) RDBMS
10 20 (0.69%) OLAP
11 17 (0.59%) Oracle Database
11 17 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (0.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 14 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
13 12 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.38%) DataStage
14 11 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (1.11%) JIRA
2 14 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (0.38%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.35%) Subversion
5 10 (0.35%) Hudson
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.28%) Selenium
7 5 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (0.17%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (0.17%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.14%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.10%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.069%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.069%) Maven
10 2 (0.069%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.035%) Ant
11 1 (0.035%) RequisitePro
11 1 (0.035%) JMeter
General
1 950 (32.87%) Finance
2 398 (13.77%) Marketing
3 355 (12.28%) Retail
4 302 (10.45%) Telecoms
5 255 (8.82%) Banking
6 118 (4.08%) Legal
7 112 (3.88%) Advertising
8 76 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 71 (2.46%) Law
10 65 (2.25%) Billing
11 47 (1.63%) Games
12 43 (1.49%) Investment Banking
13 41 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 29 (1.00%) Back Office
15 26 (0.90%) Electronics
15 26 (0.90%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.83%) Publishing
17 23 (0.80%) Front Office
18 17 (0.59%) Retail Banking
19 13 (0.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (5.09%) .NET
2 77 (2.66%) HTML
3 37 (1.28%) CSS
4 30 (1.04%) XML
5 24 (0.83%) jQuery
6 22 (0.76%) Web Services
7 20 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 19 (0.66%) J2EE
8 19 (0.66%) Ajax
9 18 (0.62%) SOAP
10 16 (0.55%) .NET Framework
11 14 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (0.38%) AngularJS
13 10 (0.35%) Entity Framework
14 8 (0.28%) LINQ
14 8 (0.28%) Silverlight
14 8 (0.28%) Java EE
14 8 (0.28%) Flash
15 7 (0.24%) Middleware
15 7 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 284 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 99 (3.43%) Management Information System
4 90 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 76 (2.63%) PMI
6 64 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 62 (2.15%) User Experience
8 55 (1.90%) Social Media
9 47 (1.63%) Digital Media
10 45 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 44 (1.52%) FMCG
12 32 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 28 (0.97%) Visualisation
14 27 (0.93%) Mathematics
15 24 (0.83%) Credit Risk
16 20 (0.69%) Statistics
16 20 (0.69%) GIS
17 17 (0.59%) EPoS
17 17 (0.59%) Handset
18 16 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 155 (5.36%) Windows
2 57 (1.97%) UNIX
3 52 (1.80%) Linux
4 43 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 26 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (0.42%) Android
7 10 (0.35%) Windows 8
7 10 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.14%) AIX
12 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.069%) Solaris
13 2 (0.069%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.069%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1114 (38.55%) Project Management
2 802 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
3 696 (24.08%) PRINCE2
4 535 (18.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 297 (10.28%) Scrum
6 277 (9.58%) ITIL
7 247 (8.55%) Change Management
8 221 (7.65%) Waterfall
9 213 (7.37%) Coaching
10 202 (6.99%) E-Commerce
11 194 (6.71%) SDLC
12 190 (6.57%) CRM
13 184 (6.37%) Service Delivery
14 176 (6.09%) Mentoring
15 175 (6.06%) Risk Management
16 154 (5.33%) Analytics
17 149 (5.16%) Resource Management
18 148 (5.12%) Business Analysis
19 146 (5.05%) Programme Management
19 146 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 145 (5.02%) SQL
2 86 (2.98%) C#
3 80 (2.77%) Java
4 67 (2.32%) C
5 55 (1.90%) PHP
6 49 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 37 (1.28%) C++
8 33 (1.14%) Python
9 17 (0.59%) Perl
10 16 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 16 (0.55%) R
11 11 (0.38%) VBA
12 10 (0.35%) Jython
12 10 (0.35%) COBOL
13 8 (0.28%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.28%) VB.NET
13 8 (0.28%) Ruby
14 6 (0.21%) MATLAB
14 6 (0.21%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 416 (14.39%) Degree
2 145 (5.02%) PMI Certification
3 105 (3.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 100 (3.46%) PMP
5 96 (3.32%) Security Cleared
6 89 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 71 (2.46%) SC Cleared
8 50 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
9 47 (1.63%) ISEB
10 40 (1.38%) CISSP
11 36 (1.25%) ISTQB
12 33 (1.14%) CISM
13 28 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (0.90%) CCNA
15 24 (0.83%) CCNP
16 23 (0.80%) MBA
17 21 (0.73%) CCIE
18 19 (0.66%) CISA
19 16 (0.55%) APMP
20 13 (0.45%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (4.29%) QA
2 118 (4.08%) SLA
3 34 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 33 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.80%) COBIT
6 14 (0.48%) GMP
7 11 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.31%) PMBOK
9 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.28%) Basel II
10 7 (0.24%) P3O
11 6 (0.21%) EMIR
11 6 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.21%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.17%) MiFID
12 5 (0.17%) CRD IV
13 4 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.10%) FATCA
14 3 (0.10%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 54 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.90%) KVM
4 23 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.069%) vCloud
6 1 (0.035%) Postfix
6 1 (0.035%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.035%) XenApp
6 1 (0.035%) iptables
6 1 (0.035%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (0.48%) Puppet
2 10 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (0.24%) Graphite
4 5 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.069%) Nagios
6 2 (0.069%) SCCM
6 2 (0.069%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.069%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.069%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.069%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.069%) Graylog
7 1 (0.035%) logstash
7 1 (0.035%) Kibana
7 1 (0.035%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.035%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.035%) SCOM
7 1 (0.035%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.035%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 310 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 215 (7.44%) Oracle
3 110 (3.81%) SAP
4 73 (2.53%) VMware
5 56 (1.94%) Cisco
6 48 (1.66%) IBM
7 40 (1.38%) Tableau
8 36 (1.25%) HP
9 34 (1.18%) Google
10 31 (1.07%) Citrix
11 27 (0.93%) ATG
12 25 (0.87%) hybris
13 23 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (0.59%) Remedy
14 17 (0.59%) Ab Initio
15 16 (0.55%) Cognizant
16 14 (0.48%) Avaya
16 14 (0.48%) Adobe
16 14 (0.48%) Demandware
17 13 (0.45%) Informatica
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Commission OTE £66,800+Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Futurestep UK Ltd - Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Commission
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Anson McCade Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and extensive career progression opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday