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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 216 216 238
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1545 1622 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.35% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.43% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1218 1050
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,040 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.45% +7.27%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -1 1432 £65,000 +4.00% 216
London +2 711 £70,000 +3.70% 107
South East -40 284 £65,000 +13.04% 34
City of London +36 187 £70,000 -3.44% 28
Berkshire +14 154 £65,000 +8.33% 7
East of England +54 124 £75,000 +25.00% 8
Reading +51 105 £75,000 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire +8 94 £55,000 +4.76% 9
West Midlands -7 71 £67,500 +14.89% 8
West Yorkshire +19 69 £65,000 +13.04% 5
East Midlands +47 59 £60,000 +4.34% 13
North West +13 53 £55,000 +4.76% 16
South West -25 49 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Birmingham 0 45 £75,000 +12.78% 3
Scotland +37 43 £55,000 -8.33% 10
Hertfordshire +14 42 £75,000 -9.09% 3
Bristol +13 37 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Bedfordshire +45 32 £70,000 +16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 32 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Leeds -14 32 £55,715 +3.65% 5
Nottinghamshire +19 30 £57,500 -18.14% 2
Surrey -36 30 £55,000 - 4
Nottingham +19 28 £57,500 -18.14% 2
Manchester +3 27 £53,750 - 8
Hampshire -7 24 £60,099 +37.36% 4
Edinburgh +25 23 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Oxfordshire +9 23 £52,500 -20.75% 4
Hemel Hempstead -6 23 £75,000 -
Milton Keynes -15 22 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Essex +6 20 £75,000 +9.09% 1

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1164 (39.11%) Project Management
2 989 (33.23%) Finance
3 817 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 765 (25.71%) PRINCE2
5 539 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 406 (13.64%) Degree
7 400 (13.44%) Marketing
8 378 (12.70%) Retail
9 325 (10.92%) Microsoft
10 307 (10.32%) ITIL
11 303 (10.18%) Telecoms
12 301 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
13 296 (9.95%) Scrum
13 296 (9.95%) Banking
14 259 (8.70%) Waterfall
15 239 (8.03%) Change Management
16 232 (7.80%) MS Excel
17 221 (7.43%) E-Commerce
17 221 (7.43%) Service Delivery
18 218 (7.33%) Oracle
19 213 (7.16%) Coaching
20 208 (6.99%) Mentoring
21 182 (6.12%) PMI Certification
22 176 (5.91%) Windows
23 170 (5.71%) Risk Management
24 164 (5.51%) CRM
25 156 (5.24%) Analytics
26 152 (5.11%) Programme Management
26 152 (5.11%) MS Project
27 151 (5.07%) Business Development

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 58 (1.95%) SAS
2 52 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 29 (0.97%) CMS
4 19 (0.64%) WebLogic
5 17 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 12 (0.40%) Umbraco
6 12 (0.40%) Confluence
7 11 (0.37%) Lync
8 10 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.34%) JBoss
9 9 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 9 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.27%) Drupal
11 7 (0.24%) WorkSite
11 7 (0.24%) IIS
11 7 (0.24%) WordPress
12 4 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.13%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.13%) Apache
12 4 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 232 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 152 (5.11%) MS Project
3 130 (4.37%) MS Office
4 54 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 46 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.84%) SPSS
7 11 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.20%) InDesign
9 4 (0.13%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.034%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.034%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.034%) Windchill
11 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.54%) Magento
4 14 (0.47%) SAP ERP
4 14 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 11 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (0.37%) SAP CO
6 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.34%) SAP BPC
7 10 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
9 8 (0.27%) Primavera
9 8 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
9 8 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
9 8 (0.27%) thinkFolio
10 6 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.20%) SAP SD
11 5 (0.17%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 84 (2.82%) SaaS
2 44 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 15 (0.50%) Office 365
7 10 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.20%) PaaS
9 5 (0.17%) IaaS
10 4 (0.13%) Basecamp
10 4 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.067%) Route 53
12 2 (0.067%) CheetahMail
12 2 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.067%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.034%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.034%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.034%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.96%) WAN
2 73 (2.45%) Internet
3 56 (1.88%) LAN
4 50 (1.68%) Firewall
5 48 (1.61%) MPLS
6 44 (1.48%) VPN
7 42 (1.41%) Wireless
8 36 (1.21%) Intranet
9 30 (1.01%) DNS
10 29 (0.97%) Broadband
11 27 (0.91%) DHCP
12 25 (0.84%) Extranet
13 23 (0.77%) Ethernet
13 23 (0.77%) VoIP
14 18 (0.60%) TCP/IP
15 14 (0.47%) PBX
15 14 (0.47%) Frame Relay
16 13 (0.44%) SAN
17 11 (0.37%) Unified Communications
18 9 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (1.44%) Big Data
4 31 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 29 (0.97%) MySQL
6 23 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 21 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (0.60%) QlikView
8 18 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 17 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 17 (0.57%) OLAP
10 16 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 14 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 13 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.37%) DataStage
13 11 (0.37%) SAP BI
14 10 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (0.94%) JIRA
2 13 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.37%) Selenium
3 11 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.34%) Axure RP
5 9 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.27%) Subversion
6 8 (0.27%) Hudson
7 6 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.13%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.13%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.10%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.067%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.067%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.034%) Ant
12 1 (0.034%) RequisitePro
12 1 (0.034%) JMeter
General
1 989 (33.23%) Finance
2 400 (13.44%) Marketing
3 378 (12.70%) Retail
4 303 (10.18%) Telecoms
5 296 (9.95%) Banking
6 131 (4.40%) Legal
7 105 (3.53%) Advertising
8 87 (2.92%) Manufacturing
9 82 (2.76%) Billing
10 75 (2.52%) Law
11 45 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 43 (1.44%) Games
13 38 (1.28%) Investment Banking
14 28 (0.94%) Back Office
15 24 (0.81%) Electronics
15 24 (0.81%) Publishing
16 23 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 20 (0.67%) Front Office
18 19 (0.64%) Retail Banking
19 16 (0.54%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (4.57%) .NET
2 74 (2.49%) HTML
3 38 (1.28%) CSS
4 31 (1.04%) XML
5 26 (0.87%) Web Services
6 24 (0.81%) J2EE
6 24 (0.81%) jQuery
7 21 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 18 (0.60%) Ajax
9 16 (0.54%) SOAP
10 15 (0.50%) .NET Framework
10 15 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (0.40%) AngularJS
12 11 (0.37%) Entity Framework
12 11 (0.37%) Velocity
13 10 (0.34%) HTML5
14 9 (0.30%) Silverlight
14 9 (0.30%) LINQ
14 9 (0.30%) Flash
15 8 (0.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 301 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (3.73%) PMI
3 110 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 87 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 76 (2.55%) User Experience
6 75 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 65 (2.18%) Social Media
8 48 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 46 (1.55%) FMCG
10 43 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 33 (1.11%) Client/Server
12 28 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 25 (0.84%) Credit Risk
14 23 (0.77%) Open Source
15 22 (0.74%) Visualisation
16 20 (0.67%) Statistics
17 19 (0.64%) DTV
18 18 (0.60%) EPoS
19 17 (0.57%) GIS
19 17 (0.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 176 (5.91%) Windows
2 59 (1.98%) UNIX
3 58 (1.95%) Windows 7
4 50 (1.68%) Linux
5 39 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (0.74%) Windows 8
7 21 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.67%) Android
9 15 (0.50%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.30%) AIX
12 6 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.20%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.067%) Solaris
13 2 (0.067%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1164 (39.11%) Project Management
2 817 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 765 (25.71%) PRINCE2
4 539 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 307 (10.32%) ITIL
6 296 (9.95%) Scrum
7 259 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 239 (8.03%) Change Management
9 221 (7.43%) Service Delivery
9 221 (7.43%) E-Commerce
10 213 (7.16%) Coaching
11 208 (6.99%) Mentoring
12 170 (5.71%) Risk Management
13 164 (5.51%) CRM
14 156 (5.24%) Analytics
15 152 (5.11%) Programme Management
16 151 (5.07%) Business Development
17 147 (4.94%) Business Analysis
18 145 (4.87%) Resource Management
19 141 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 134 (4.50%) SQL
2 91 (3.06%) Java
3 81 (2.72%) C#
4 60 (2.02%) C
5 50 (1.68%) JavaScript
6 45 (1.51%) PHP
7 28 (0.94%) C++
7 28 (0.94%) Python
8 18 (0.60%) Perl
9 16 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 11 (0.37%) R
11 9 (0.30%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.27%) COBOL
12 8 (0.27%) Jython
12 8 (0.27%) Ruby
13 7 (0.24%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.20%) MATLAB
14 6 (0.20%) VBA
14 6 (0.20%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 406 (13.64%) Degree
2 182 (6.12%) PMI Certification
3 114 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 109 (3.66%) PMP
5 101 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 99 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 76 (2.55%) SC Cleared
8 57 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
9 47 (1.58%) ISEB
10 37 (1.24%) CISSP
11 35 (1.18%) ISTQB
12 29 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
13 28 (0.94%) CISM
14 27 (0.91%) CCNA
15 25 (0.84%) CCNP
15 25 (0.84%) MBA
16 23 (0.77%) CCIE
17 19 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (0.64%) MAPM
18 18 (0.60%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (3.66%) SLA
2 108 (3.63%) QA
3 29 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.74%) COBIT
6 16 (0.54%) PMBOK
7 14 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 10 (0.34%) GMP
10 9 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (0.27%) Basel II
12 6 (0.20%) FATCA
12 6 (0.20%) P3O
12 6 (0.20%) EMIR
13 5 (0.17%) MiFID
13 5 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.13%) CRD IV
14 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.10%) HIPAA
System Software
1 66 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 26 (0.87%) KVM
4 20 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.13%) Samba
6 1 (0.034%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.034%) XenApp
6 1 (0.034%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (0.34%) Puppet
2 9 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.20%) Graphite
4 3 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.067%) SCCM
5 2 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.067%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.034%) SCOM
6 1 (0.034%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.034%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.034%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.034%) WSUS
6 1 (0.034%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 325 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 218 (7.33%) Oracle
3 136 (4.57%) SAP
4 92 (3.09%) VMware
5 57 (1.92%) Cisco
6 48 (1.61%) IBM
7 46 (1.55%) Google
8 45 (1.51%) Citrix
9 36 (1.21%) HP
10 31 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (1.04%) Tableau
11 28 (0.94%) ATG
12 27 (0.91%) hybris
13 19 (0.64%) Ab Initio
14 16 (0.54%) Demandware
14 16 (0.54%) Remedy
15 14 (0.47%) Cognizant
15 14 (0.47%) Adobe
16 13 (0.44%) JD Edwards
16 13 (0.44%) Sage
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85 000 to £120 000 basic (+excellent package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum plus package
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £45000 - £72000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus (approx. 10%) + exc bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
QA
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aon
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Posted: 2 days ago