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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 238 195 224
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1372 1550 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.42% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.51% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1160 1263
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 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 20 August 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 -32 1279 £65,000 - 160
London -55 646 £70,000 - 89
South East -4 238 £60,000 - 21
City of London -42 144 £72,500 +3.57% 34
Berkshire +2 86 £60,000 -7.69% 7
East of England +6 77 £70,000 +16.66% 7
West Midlands -8 70 £60,000 +4.34% 6
Yorkshire -29 67 £45,000 -9.09% 5
North West -8 66 £49,500 -10.00% 10
West Yorkshire -18 54 £45,000 - 5
South West -18 52 £51,250 -2.38% 14
Leeds -13 49 £45,000 - 3
Manchester -3 45 £47,500 -9.52% 8
East Midlands -7 41 £60,000 +9.09% 7
West Sussex +17 39 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Surrey -25 35 £58,750 -2.08% 2
Hertfordshire +5 34 £70,000 +4.47% 3
Birmingham +4 33 £65,000 - 4
Reading -3 30 £62,500 -1.96% 2
Scotland -12 29 £52,000 -3.25% 5
Buckinghamshire -4 26 £70,000 -3.44%
Essex +11 22 £66,250 +47.22% 3
Bristol -7 19 £42,275 -15.45% 5
Derbyshire +9 18 £70,000 +60.91% 2
Wales +5 18 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Milton Keynes +3 17 £70,000 +7.69%
Wiltshire -5 17 £39,000 -29.09% 3
Crawley +23 16 £75,000 +25.00%
Hemel Hempstead 0 16 £70,000 -15.15% 1
Horsham +1 15 £52,500 - 2

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1304 (42.11%) Project Management
2 1180 (38.10%) Finance
3 880 (28.41%) PRINCE2
4 513 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 448 (14.47%) Degree
6 427 (13.79%) Marketing
7 334 (10.78%) Retail
8 310 (10.01%) Risk Management
9 293 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
10 292 (9.43%) ITIL
11 291 (9.40%) Banking
12 250 (8.07%) Microsoft
13 239 (7.72%) Telecoms
14 231 (7.46%) Scrum
15 229 (7.39%) PMI Certification
16 226 (7.30%) Programme Management
17 221 (7.14%) E-Commerce
18 218 (7.04%) Oracle
19 210 (6.78%) MS Excel
20 207 (6.68%) Service Delivery
21 197 (6.36%) Change Management
22 194 (6.26%) CRM
23 181 (5.84%) MS Project
24 178 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 173 (5.59%) Security Cleared
26 172 (5.55%) SQL
26 172 (5.55%) Waterfall
27 171 (5.52%) Analytics
28 170 (5.49%) Business Development
29 164 (5.30%) SAP

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 51 (1.65%) CMS
2 47 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 44 (1.42%) SAS
4 32 (1.03%) MS Project Server
5 20 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 15 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 14 (0.45%) Lync
8 13 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (0.32%) Apache
9 10 (0.32%) IIS
10 7 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.23%) Drupal
11 5 (0.16%) Confluence
11 5 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (0.13%) nginx
13 3 (0.097%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.097%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 210 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 181 (5.84%) MS Project
3 99 (3.20%) MS Office
4 78 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 50 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.61%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.26%) InDesign
8 8 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.065%) FastStats
10 2 (0.065%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.032%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.032%) Stata
11 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (1.00%) Google Analytics
2 28 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.68%) SAP BPC
4 18 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
5 17 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 16 (0.52%) SAP CRM
7 15 (0.48%) HFM
7 15 (0.48%) SAP SD
8 13 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (0.36%) Temenos T24
10 11 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
11 10 (0.32%) SAP GRC
11 10 (0.32%) SAP MM
11 10 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (0.29%) SAP SCM
12 9 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
12 9 (0.29%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 63 (2.03%) SaaS
2 17 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.36%) Office 365
4 7 (0.23%) Basecamp
5 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.16%) IaaS
6 5 (0.16%) PaaS
7 3 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.097%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.065%) Taleo
9 1 (0.032%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.032%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 79 (2.55%) Internet
2 49 (1.58%) WAN
3 38 (1.23%) Unified Communications
4 33 (1.07%) LAN
5 29 (0.94%) Firewall
6 28 (0.90%) Wireless
6 28 (0.90%) IP Telephony
7 21 (0.68%) DNS
7 21 (0.68%) SAN
8 17 (0.55%) VoIP
9 15 (0.48%) Cisco IPT
10 14 (0.45%) MVNO
11 13 (0.42%) Network Security
12 12 (0.39%) 4G
12 12 (0.39%) DHCP
13 10 (0.32%) VPN
13 10 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.29%) Broadband
15 8 (0.26%) TCP/IP
16 6 (0.19%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
2 57 (1.84%) SQL Server
3 30 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 28 (0.90%) Big Data
4 28 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 19 (0.61%) Essbase
7 19 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (0.58%) QlikView
8 18 (0.58%) OLAP
9 17 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 16 (0.52%) MySQL
11 14 (0.45%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (0.32%) PerformancePoint
12 10 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.29%) SAP BI
14 8 (0.26%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (1.26%) JIRA
2 17 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (0.39%) Subversion
4 11 (0.36%) Selenium
5 10 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.23%) NUnit
7 6 (0.19%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.16%) WatiN
8 5 (0.16%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.16%) FitNesse
9 4 (0.13%) FogBugz
9 4 (0.13%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.097%) Maven
10 3 (0.097%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.097%) Hudson
10 3 (0.097%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.097%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.065%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.065%) SoapUI
General
1 1180 (38.10%) Finance
2 427 (13.79%) Marketing
3 334 (10.78%) Retail
4 291 (9.40%) Banking
5 239 (7.72%) Telecoms
6 115 (3.71%) Advertising
7 113 (3.65%) Legal
8 78 (2.52%) Law
9 62 (2.00%) Manufacturing
10 59 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 55 (1.78%) Investment Banking
12 49 (1.58%) Back Office
13 36 (1.16%) Financial Institution
14 35 (1.13%) Games
14 35 (1.13%) Billing
15 28 (0.90%) Retail Banking
16 27 (0.87%) Front Office
17 25 (0.81%) Publishing
18 15 (0.48%) Local Government
19 14 (0.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (3.84%) .NET
2 69 (2.23%) HTML
3 47 (1.52%) CSS
4 24 (0.77%) XML
5 20 (0.65%) ATL
6 19 (0.61%) Web Services
7 18 (0.58%) HTML5
8 17 (0.55%) ASP.NET
9 16 (0.52%) CSS3
10 13 (0.42%) SailPoint
10 13 (0.42%) jQuery
11 12 (0.39%) J2EE
12 11 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (0.32%) JSP
13 10 (0.32%) J2ME
13 10 (0.32%) Middleware
14 9 (0.29%) SAML
14 9 (0.29%) OpenID
14 9 (0.29%) OAuth
15 8 (0.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 135 (4.36%) Management Information System
2 131 (4.23%) PMI
3 71 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 69 (2.23%) Mobile App
5 49 (1.58%) Social Media
6 48 (1.55%) FMCG
7 36 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (0.87%) NHS
9 24 (0.77%) Digital Media
10 22 (0.71%) Statistics
11 21 (0.68%) Mathematics
11 21 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
12 20 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (0.55%) Credit Risk
14 16 (0.52%) Derivative
15 15 (0.48%) DTV
16 12 (0.39%) IPTV
17 11 (0.36%) Economics
17 11 (0.36%) Reference Data
17 11 (0.36%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 99 (3.20%) Windows
2 37 (1.19%) Linux
3 35 (1.13%) Apple iOS
4 34 (1.10%) Android
5 27 (0.87%) UNIX
6 17 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.16%) AIX
11 4 (0.13%) Solaris
11 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.097%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.097%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.065%) OpenSolaris
13 2 (0.065%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.065%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.032%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.032%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1304 (42.11%) Project Management
2 880 (28.41%) PRINCE2
3 513 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 310 (10.01%) Risk Management
5 293 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
6 292 (9.43%) ITIL
7 231 (7.46%) Scrum
8 226 (7.30%) Programme Management
9 221 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 207 (6.68%) Service Delivery
11 197 (6.36%) Change Management
12 194 (6.26%) CRM
13 172 (5.55%) Waterfall
14 171 (5.52%) Analytics
15 170 (5.49%) Business Development
16 151 (4.88%) Product Management
17 147 (4.75%) Business Analysis
18 144 (4.65%) Service Management
19 143 (4.62%) ERP
20 141 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 172 (5.55%) SQL
2 94 (3.04%) Java
3 72 (2.32%) C#
4 60 (1.94%) C
5 36 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 31 (1.00%) C++
7 25 (0.81%) PHP
8 15 (0.48%) Objective-C
9 13 (0.42%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.32%) R
11 9 (0.29%) Bash Shell
11 9 (0.29%) VB
12 8 (0.26%) Perl
12 8 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.26%) VBA
13 7 (0.23%) Delphi
14 6 (0.19%) Python
15 5 (0.16%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.13%) SAS Macro
17 3 (0.097%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 448 (14.47%) Degree
2 229 (7.39%) PMI Certification
3 178 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 173 (5.59%) Security Cleared
5 158 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 128 (4.13%) SC Cleared
7 124 (4.00%) PMP
8 73 (2.36%) CISA
9 68 (2.20%) ISEB
10 57 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
11 54 (1.74%) CISSP
12 49 (1.58%) CISM
13 33 (1.07%) ISTQB
14 32 (1.03%) ACCA
15 26 (0.84%) APMP
16 25 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
17 24 (0.77%) CCNA
18 16 (0.52%) CIMA
19 15 (0.48%) CCNP
20 13 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (4.68%) QA
2 68 (2.20%) SLA
3 52 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.39%) COBIT
7 9 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.26%) COREP
9 6 (0.19%) Basel III
10 5 (0.16%) Basel II
10 5 (0.16%) EMIR
10 5 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.13%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.13%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.065%) FATCA
12 2 (0.065%) P3O
12 2 (0.065%) FINREP
System Software
1 30 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.26%) vSphere
5 5 (0.16%) Nmap
6 4 (0.13%) XenApp
6 4 (0.13%) XenServer
6 4 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.097%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.097%) vCloud
8 2 (0.065%) Samba
8 2 (0.065%) Kerio MailServer
9 1 (0.032%) NFS
9 1 (0.032%) HDFS
9 1 (0.032%) Xen
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (0.32%) SCCM
2 6 (0.19%) ZABBIX
2 6 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (0.19%) WebInspect
3 5 (0.16%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.16%) Nessus
3 5 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.13%) WSUS
5 2 (0.065%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.065%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.065%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.032%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.032%) OpenView
6 1 (0.032%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.032%) MOM
6 1 (0.032%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.032%) Control-M
6 1 (0.032%) Nagios
Vendors
1 250 (8.07%) Microsoft
2 218 (7.04%) Oracle
3 164 (5.30%) SAP
4 84 (2.71%) Cisco
5 61 (1.97%) VMware
6 47 (1.52%) Google
6 47 (1.52%) Hyperion
7 42 (1.36%) Fujitsu
8 36 (1.16%) Citrix
9 27 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (0.84%) IBM
11 25 (0.81%) HP
12 24 (0.77%) Adobe
13 22 (0.71%) Hitachi
14 20 (0.65%) Cognos
15 19 (0.61%) BT
16 17 (0.55%) EPiServer
17 16 (0.52%) Tableau
18 15 (0.48%) Capita
18 15 (0.48%) Temenos
Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Package & flexible benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Morpheus Group
Salary: bonus + full corp Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Negotiable Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
UK
Roc Search
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
NES Global Talent
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Car + bonus etc
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Horsham, Sussex
networx
Salary: Excellent Benefits inc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £55 - £67000 per annum + 4K Car + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday