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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 218 246 203
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1554 1385 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.19% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.26% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 978 1139
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £59,600
% change year-on-year
- -3.52%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +26 1454 £62,500 -3.84% 188
London +34 798 £67,500 -3.57% 104
South East -7 213 £57,500 -4.16% 24
City of London +46 168 £65,000 -10.34% 18
East of England +40 118 £65,450 +4.72% 10
Berkshire +19 90 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Yorkshire +29 88 £52,500 +16.66% 12
West Midlands -2 75 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South West -4 68 £55,000 - 10
North West -9 57 £50,000 -1.57% 17
West Yorkshire +8 55 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East Midlands +19 52 £57,500 -6.12% 4
Leeds +6 48 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Reading +15 47 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Scotland +24 44 £47,500 -15.55% 2
Hertfordshire +9 42 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Cambridgeshire +43 35 £67,500 +31.06% 5
Surrey +9 35 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Manchester -9 35 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Coventry +18 34 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow +27 31 £47,500 -4.52% 1
Essex +1 28 £72,750 +3.92%
Maidenhead +38 26 £57,500 -32.35%
Nottinghamshire +7 25 £57,500 - 2
Nottingham +19 24 £57,500 - 2
South Wales +7 24 £60,000 +4.34%
Wales +1 24 £60,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -4 24 £62,500 -3.84%
Edinburgh +7 22 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Bristol -6 22 £57,500 +36.01% 2

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1202 (39.63%) Project Management
2 973 (32.08%) Finance
3 880 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
4 667 (21.99%) PRINCE2
5 588 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 415 (13.68%) Degree
7 412 (13.58%) Marketing
8 384 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
9 382 (12.59%) Retail
10 312 (10.29%) Microsoft
11 301 (9.92%) Telecoms
12 299 (9.86%) Scrum
13 281 (9.26%) ITIL
14 276 (9.10%) Change Management
15 237 (7.81%) Waterfall
16 234 (7.72%) Risk Management
17 229 (7.55%) Banking
18 228 (7.52%) E-Commerce
19 222 (7.32%) Programme Management
20 218 (7.19%) Analytics
21 211 (6.96%) CRM
22 210 (6.92%) Oracle
23 208 (6.86%) Data Centre
24 190 (6.26%) Service Delivery
25 185 (6.10%) MS Excel
26 180 (5.93%) SQL
27 174 (5.74%) Coaching
28 173 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
29 168 (5.54%) People Management
30 166 (5.47%) Business Development

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 67 (2.21%) SAS
2 65 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 47 (1.55%) CMS
4 41 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 29 (0.96%) JBoss
6 26 (0.86%) WebSphere
7 22 (0.73%) Confluence
8 18 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 17 (0.56%) Lync
10 13 (0.43%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.20%) MS Project Server
11 6 (0.20%) Apache
11 6 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.20%) WordPress
11 6 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.16%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.13%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.13%) WorkSite
13 4 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 185 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 128 (4.22%) MS Project
3 114 (3.76%) MS Office
4 49 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (1.48%) SPSS
6 44 (1.45%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.23%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.066%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.033%) InDesign
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.49%) Unica
5 12 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.26%) Endur
8 6 (0.20%) Magento
9 4 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.13%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.13%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.13%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.099%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.099%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.099%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.099%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 113 (3.73%) SaaS
2 26 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 20 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.49%) PaaS
6 11 (0.36%) IaaS
7 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.16%) Office 365
10 4 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.099%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.066%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.066%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.033%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 122 (4.02%) WAN
2 59 (1.95%) LAN
3 53 (1.75%) Internet
4 47 (1.55%) Firewall
5 35 (1.15%) MPLS
6 32 (1.06%) SAN
7 30 (0.99%) VoIP
8 26 (0.86%) SMS
9 25 (0.82%) TCP/IP
10 24 (0.79%) VPN
11 21 (0.69%) Broadband
12 19 (0.63%) Wireless
13 18 (0.59%) Intranet
14 15 (0.49%) DNS
15 14 (0.46%) PBX
16 12 (0.40%) Unified Communications
17 11 (0.36%) DHCP
18 10 (0.33%) CTI
18 10 (0.33%) LTE
18 10 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (2.57%) Big Data
2 68 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 55 (1.81%) Hadoop
4 46 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (1.22%) Data Mining
6 31 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 30 (0.99%) MySQL
8 29 (0.96%) QlikView
9 27 (0.89%) NoSQL
10 25 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 24 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.63%) MongoDB
14 18 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.53%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.49%) DB2
17 13 (0.43%) RDBMS
18 12 (0.40%) Spotfire
19 10 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (1.68%) JIRA
2 37 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 29 (0.96%) Subversion
4 28 (0.92%) Hudson
5 18 (0.59%) Selenium
6 13 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 12 (0.40%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.30%) Maven
9 7 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.20%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.16%) TestDirector
12 4 (0.13%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.13%) QADirector
12 4 (0.13%) ERwin
13 3 (0.099%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.099%) Rational Functional Tester
13 3 (0.099%) RequisitePro
13 3 (0.099%) SilkTest
General
1 973 (32.08%) Finance
2 412 (13.58%) Marketing
3 382 (12.59%) Retail
4 301 (9.92%) Telecoms
5 229 (7.55%) Banking
6 114 (3.76%) Legal
7 81 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 81 (2.67%) Advertising
8 64 (2.11%) Games
9 55 (1.81%) Law
10 52 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 47 (1.55%) Electronics
12 40 (1.32%) Investment Banking
13 35 (1.15%) Billing
14 30 (0.99%) Back Office
15 24 (0.79%) Front Office
16 22 (0.73%) Multimedia
17 20 (0.66%) Automotive
18 19 (0.63%) Publishing
18 19 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (3.76%) .NET
2 68 (2.24%) HTML
3 45 (1.48%) XML
4 28 (0.92%) CSS
5 26 (0.86%) Web Services
6 20 (0.66%) Ajax
7 19 (0.63%) CGI
8 18 (0.59%) ASP.NET
9 15 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
10 14 (0.46%) LAMP
11 13 (0.43%) SOAP
12 12 (0.40%) Middleware
12 12 (0.40%) HTML5
13 11 (0.36%) jQuery
14 8 (0.26%) CSS3
14 8 (0.26%) J2EE
15 7 (0.23%) .NET Framework
16 6 (0.20%) MDX
16 6 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 5 (0.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 384 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (6.86%) Data Centre
3 124 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 100 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 75 (2.47%) User Experience
6 70 (2.31%) PMI
7 69 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 62 (2.04%) Social Media
9 53 (1.75%) Digital Media
10 48 (1.58%) FMCG
11 45 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 44 (1.45%) Visualisation
13 32 (1.06%) Handset
14 30 (0.99%) DTV
15 29 (0.96%) GIS
16 27 (0.89%) Online Games
17 26 (0.86%) Mathematics
18 24 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 23 (0.76%) Client/Server
20 22 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 116 (3.82%) Windows
2 69 (2.27%) UNIX
3 46 (1.52%) Linux
4 18 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 16 (0.53%) Android
6 13 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.16%) AIX
10 3 (0.099%) zOS
10 3 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.066%) CentOS
11 2 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.033%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.033%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.033%) SUSE
12 1 (0.033%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.033%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1202 (39.63%) Project Management
2 880 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
3 667 (21.99%) PRINCE2
4 588 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 299 (9.86%) Scrum
6 281 (9.26%) ITIL
7 276 (9.10%) Change Management
8 237 (7.81%) Waterfall
9 234 (7.72%) Risk Management
10 228 (7.52%) E-Commerce
11 222 (7.32%) Programme Management
12 218 (7.19%) Analytics
13 211 (6.96%) CRM
14 190 (6.26%) Service Delivery
15 174 (5.74%) Coaching
16 173 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
17 168 (5.54%) People Management
18 166 (5.47%) Business Development
19 160 (5.28%) SDLC
20 146 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 180 (5.93%) SQL
2 94 (3.10%) Java
3 78 (2.57%) Python
4 76 (2.51%) C#
5 74 (2.44%) C
6 53 (1.75%) PHP
7 48 (1.58%) JavaScript
8 37 (1.22%) C++
9 32 (1.06%) R
10 27 (0.89%) Jython
11 24 (0.79%) Perl
12 19 (0.63%) VBA
13 17 (0.56%) T-SQL
14 16 (0.53%) VB.NET
15 14 (0.46%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.36%) Ruby
17 10 (0.33%) COBOL
18 5 (0.16%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.13%) MATLAB
19 4 (0.13%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 415 (13.68%) Degree
2 158 (5.21%) PMI Certification
3 128 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 121 (3.99%) PMP
5 117 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 107 (3.53%) Security Cleared
7 61 (2.01%) SC Cleared
8 58 (1.91%) CISSP
9 44 (1.45%) CISM
10 41 (1.35%) ISEB
10 41 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (1.25%) APMP
12 31 (1.02%) CISA
13 30 (0.99%) MBA
14 25 (0.82%) ISTQB
15 18 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (0.53%) DV Cleared
17 13 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (0.43%) CCNP
17 13 (0.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (5.14%) QA
2 108 (3.56%) SLA
3 52 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 47 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.99%) COBIT
6 22 (0.73%) GMP
7 12 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.26%) P3O
9 7 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.20%) EMIR
10 6 (0.20%) MiFID
11 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.16%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.16%) FATCA
11 5 (0.16%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.13%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.099%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.099%) COREP
13 3 (0.099%) FINREP
System Software
1 33 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 30 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.63%) KVM
4 16 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.23%) vCloud
5 7 (0.23%) HDFS
5 7 (0.23%) GPFS
6 2 (0.066%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.033%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.033%) NFS
7 1 (0.033%) Postfix
7 1 (0.033%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.033%) XenApp
7 1 (0.033%) vSphere
7 1 (0.033%) iptables
Systems Management
1 23 (0.76%) Puppet
2 18 (0.59%) Graphite
3 9 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.26%) Graylog
4 8 (0.26%) Zenoss
4 8 (0.26%) Nagios
5 7 (0.23%) ZABBIX
5 7 (0.23%) Kibana
6 6 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.099%) SCCM
9 2 (0.066%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.066%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.066%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.066%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.033%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.033%) logstash
10 1 (0.033%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.033%) Netcool
Vendors
1 312 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 210 (6.92%) Oracle
3 120 (3.96%) SAP
4 68 (2.24%) IBM
5 57 (1.88%) Cisco
5 57 (1.88%) Tableau
6 40 (1.32%) VMware
7 36 (1.19%) Google
8 26 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (0.86%) HP
9 24 (0.79%) Adobe
10 21 (0.69%) Cognizant
11 19 (0.63%) Informatica
12 18 (0.59%) Cognos
12 18 (0.59%) Computacenter
13 17 (0.56%) ATG
13 17 (0.56%) hybris
13 17 (0.56%) Facebook
14 16 (0.53%) Red Hat
15 15 (0.49%) Teradata
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