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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 213 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1563 1598 1429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.36% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.44% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1182 1071
Average salary £63,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +2 1434 £65,000 - 182
London +35 794 £67,500 -3.57% 91
South East -42 229 £66,250 +15.21% 24
City of London +29 175 £70,000 -3.44% 24
East of England +38 126 £67,500 +3.84% 14
Berkshire +22 108 £66,250 +6.00% 6
West Midlands -14 81 £61,250 +2.08% 13
Yorkshire -14 78 £50,000 - 6
East Midlands +25 72 £55,000 - 6
Reading +20 58 £74,500 +16.40% 3
South West -6 58 £47,500 -9.52% 17
Hertfordshire +12 52 £75,000 +7.14% 4
West Yorkshire -1 48 £52,500 - 6
North West -7 47 £50,000 - 7
Scotland +28 46 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Birmingham -10 40 £75,000 +15.38% 5
Nottinghamshire +19 39 £62,500 +12.10% 3
Nottingham +20 37 £62,500 +12.10% 3
Leeds -7 32 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Surrey -35 31 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South Wales +9 29 £60,000 +48.14% 2
Wales +3 29 £60,000 +48.14% 2
Glasgow +11 28 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Essex +4 27 £67,500 +5.88% 2
Manchester +1 27 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Coventry +8 26 £58,750 +6.81% 3
Bristol -14 25 £52,500 +24.18% 10
Maidenhead +26 24 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Cardiff +5 22 £60,000 +48.14% 2
Hampshire +1 21 £70,000 +21.73% 2

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1203 (38.78%) Project Management
2 1009 (32.53%) Finance
3 869 (28.01%) Agile Software Development
4 715 (23.05%) PRINCE2
5 567 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 444 (14.31%) Degree
7 415 (13.38%) Marketing
8 369 (11.90%) Retail
9 341 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
10 339 (10.93%) Microsoft
11 331 (10.67%) Telecoms
12 310 (9.99%) Scrum
13 300 (9.67%) ITIL
14 277 (8.93%) Change Management
15 246 (7.93%) Banking
16 243 (7.83%) Waterfall
17 236 (7.61%) Data Centre
18 230 (7.41%) MS Excel
19 225 (7.25%) CRM
20 223 (7.19%) Oracle
21 217 (7.00%) E-Commerce
22 205 (6.61%) Risk Management
23 202 (6.51%) Coaching
24 192 (6.19%) SDLC
25 191 (6.16%) Service Delivery
26 183 (5.90%) Programme Management
27 169 (5.45%) Analytics
28 168 (5.42%) SQL
29 167 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
30 165 (5.32%) Business Development

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 66 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 62 (2.00%) SAS
3 32 (1.03%) WebLogic
4 27 (0.87%) CMS
5 22 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 19 (0.61%) JBoss
6 19 (0.61%) Lync
7 18 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 14 (0.45%) Confluence
9 13 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.29%) Apache
11 7 (0.23%) IIS
11 7 (0.23%) WorkSite
12 6 (0.19%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.19%) WordPress
13 5 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.097%) CloudStack
15 3 (0.097%) Tomcat
Applications
1 230 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 139 (4.48%) MS Project
3 137 (4.42%) MS Office
4 61 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (1.35%) SPSS
6 39 (1.26%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.13%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.032%) InDesign
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.032%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 37 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.48%) Unica
3 15 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (0.29%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.29%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.26%) thinkFolio
7 8 (0.26%) Endur
8 7 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
9 6 (0.19%) Magento
10 5 (0.16%) SAP BPC
10 5 (0.16%) HFM
10 5 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
11 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 113 (3.64%) SaaS
2 32 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 28 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.58%) Google Analytics
6 14 (0.45%) PaaS
7 12 (0.39%) Office 365
8 10 (0.32%) IaaS
8 10 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.097%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.097%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.064%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.064%) CheetahMail
11 2 (0.064%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.064%) Route 53
12 1 (0.032%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.032%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.97%) WAN
2 70 (2.26%) Internet
3 64 (2.06%) LAN
4 62 (2.00%) Firewall
5 48 (1.55%) MPLS
6 40 (1.29%) VPN
7 36 (1.16%) Wireless
8 35 (1.13%) Broadband
9 34 (1.10%) Intranet
10 33 (1.06%) VoIP
11 32 (1.03%) TCP/IP
12 25 (0.81%) SMS
13 23 (0.74%) DNS
14 22 (0.71%) SAN
15 19 (0.61%) DHCP
16 18 (0.58%) PBX
17 17 (0.55%) Extranet
18 16 (0.52%) Unified Communications
19 15 (0.48%) Network Security
20 13 (0.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 61 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (1.61%) Big Data
4 47 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 38 (1.23%) MySQL
6 31 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 27 (0.87%) Data Mining
8 26 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (0.81%) QlikView
10 24 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 21 (0.68%) OLAP
12 18 (0.58%) NoSQL
13 17 (0.55%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (0.48%) MongoDB
16 14 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 11 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
17 11 (0.35%) Mahout
17 11 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 41 (1.32%) JIRA
2 22 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 16 (0.52%) Subversion
4 15 (0.48%) Hudson
5 14 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.39%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.32%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.29%) Selenium
9 7 (0.23%) Maven
10 6 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.13%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.097%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.064%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.064%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.064%) HP UFT
14 1 (0.032%) RequisitePro
14 1 (0.032%) ERwin
14 1 (0.032%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.032%) NUnit
General
1 1009 (32.53%) Finance
2 415 (13.38%) Marketing
3 369 (11.90%) Retail
4 331 (10.67%) Telecoms
5 246 (7.93%) Banking
6 128 (4.13%) Legal
7 105 (3.38%) Advertising
8 76 (2.45%) Law
9 75 (2.42%) Manufacturing
10 58 (1.87%) Billing
11 52 (1.68%) Games
12 43 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 40 (1.29%) Investment Banking
14 35 (1.13%) Electronics
15 31 (1.00%) Publishing
16 28 (0.90%) Back Office
17 24 (0.77%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.74%) Front Office
19 16 (0.52%) Automotive
19 16 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (4.61%) .NET
2 83 (2.68%) HTML
3 41 (1.32%) CSS
4 35 (1.13%) XML
5 24 (0.77%) Web Services
6 23 (0.74%) Ajax
7 21 (0.68%) ASP.NET
8 19 (0.61%) jQuery
9 14 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (0.45%) SOAP
9 14 (0.45%) LAMP
10 13 (0.42%) CGI
11 12 (0.39%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (0.32%) J2EE
13 9 (0.29%) Middleware
13 9 (0.29%) HTML5
14 8 (0.26%) Entity Framework
14 8 (0.26%) AngularJS
15 6 (0.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 341 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 236 (7.61%) Data Centre
3 126 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 111 (3.58%) Computer Science
5 88 (2.84%) PMI
6 62 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 61 (1.97%) User Experience
8 54 (1.74%) FMCG
9 52 (1.68%) Digital Media
10 50 (1.61%) Social Media
11 43 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
12 32 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 31 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 28 (0.90%) GIS
14 28 (0.90%) Mathematics
15 27 (0.87%) Handset
16 21 (0.68%) Statistics
17 20 (0.64%) Credit Risk
18 18 (0.58%) DTV
19 16 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 164 (5.29%) Windows
2 64 (2.06%) UNIX
3 60 (1.93%) Linux
4 38 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 30 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (0.35%) Android
10 10 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.19%) AIX
14 2 (0.064%) Solaris
14 2 (0.064%) CentOS
14 2 (0.064%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.032%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.032%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1203 (38.78%) Project Management
2 869 (28.01%) Agile Software Development
3 715 (23.05%) PRINCE2
4 567 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 310 (9.99%) Scrum
6 300 (9.67%) ITIL
7 277 (8.93%) Change Management
8 243 (7.83%) Waterfall
9 225 (7.25%) CRM
10 217 (7.00%) E-Commerce
11 205 (6.61%) Risk Management
12 202 (6.51%) Coaching
13 192 (6.19%) SDLC
14 191 (6.16%) Service Delivery
15 183 (5.90%) Programme Management
16 169 (5.45%) Analytics
17 167 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
18 165 (5.32%) Business Development
19 164 (5.29%) People Management
20 162 (5.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 168 (5.42%) SQL
2 92 (2.97%) Java
3 91 (2.93%) C#
4 74 (2.39%) C
5 60 (1.93%) PHP
6 57 (1.84%) JavaScript
7 49 (1.58%) Python
8 39 (1.26%) C++
9 26 (0.84%) R
10 24 (0.77%) Perl
11 18 (0.58%) T-SQL
12 15 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.48%) Jython
13 14 (0.45%) VBA
14 12 (0.39%) COBOL
15 10 (0.32%) VB.NET
16 9 (0.29%) Ruby
17 6 (0.19%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.16%) MATLAB
19 4 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 444 (14.31%) Degree
2 160 (5.16%) PMI Certification
3 110 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 105 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 103 (3.32%) PMP
6 101 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 71 (2.29%) SC Cleared
8 57 (1.84%) CISSP
9 50 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 40 (1.29%) CISM
11 39 (1.26%) ISEB
12 35 (1.13%) APMP
13 30 (0.97%) MBA
14 29 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
15 28 (0.90%) CISA
16 27 (0.87%) ISTQB
16 27 (0.87%) CCNA
17 25 (0.81%) CCNP
18 20 (0.64%) CCIE
19 14 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (4.67%) QA
2 120 (3.87%) SLA
3 47 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 44 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (0.87%) COBIT
6 18 (0.58%) GMP
7 10 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.29%) P3O
9 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.19%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.19%) EMIR
10 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.19%) Basel II
11 5 (0.16%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.16%) MiFID
11 5 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.097%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.097%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.097%) FATCA
System Software
1 55 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 32 (1.03%) KVM
4 24 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.19%) HDFS
5 6 (0.19%) GPFS
6 5 (0.16%) vCloud
7 2 (0.064%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.032%) iptables
8 1 (0.032%) Postfix
8 1 (0.032%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (0.77%) Puppet
2 17 (0.55%) Graphite
3 10 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.19%) Zenoss
5 6 (0.19%) Nagios
5 6 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (0.19%) Graylog
6 5 (0.16%) Kibana
6 5 (0.16%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.097%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.097%) SCCM
8 3 (0.097%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.064%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.064%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.064%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.064%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.064%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.032%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 339 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 223 (7.19%) Oracle
3 101 (3.26%) SAP
4 68 (2.19%) VMware
5 67 (2.16%) Cisco
6 57 (1.84%) IBM
7 46 (1.48%) Tableau
8 37 (1.19%) Google
8 37 (1.19%) HP
9 24 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (0.74%) ATG
10 23 (0.74%) Citrix
11 21 (0.68%) hybris
12 20 (0.64%) Cognizant
12 20 (0.64%) Red Hat
13 18 (0.58%) Cognos
13 18 (0.58%) Business Objects
14 17 (0.55%) Informatica
15 15 (0.48%) Computacenter
16 14 (0.45%) Epiphany
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 43 minutes ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonuses, Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago