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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 212 242 261
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1583 1313 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.20% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.26% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 935 1026
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +35 1488 £62,500 -3.84% 161
London +37 744 £65,000 -7.14% 77
South East +19 270 £60,000 -2.83% 21
City of London +26 170 £62,500 -7.40% 30
East of England +20 104 £67,500 +12.50% 6
Berkshire +28 102 £62,500 -7.40% 7
North West +28 98 £62,000 +12.72% 12
Yorkshire -34 92 £50,000 -13.04% 9
West Midlands +28 83 £65,000 +8.33% 14
West Yorkshire -38 63 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Manchester +11 55 £62,500 +25.00% 9
Hertfordshire +20 53 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Birmingham +25 50 £65,000 +4.00% 5
South West 0 46 £55,000 -4.34% 13
Surrey -4 46 £62,500 - 2
Leeds -41 42 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Scotland +12 39 £55,500 -9.38% 6
East Midlands +26 37 £60,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +21 33 £52,500 +24.26% 3
Kent +9 29 £60,000 +2.12% 1
Reading -4 29 £62,500 -7.40% 4
Bristol +29 23 £52,500 -8.69% 11
Buckinghamshire +13 23 £62,500 -26.47% 2
Edinburgh 0 23 £55,500 -14.61% 3
Oxford +14 20 £60,000 +42.01%
Essex -10 20 £60,000 -18.64% 2
Slough +8 19 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 19 £55,000 - 1
Maidenhead +21 18 £60,000 -25.00%
Bedfordshire +12 18 £72,500 +20.83% 1

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1335 (44.47%) Project Management
2 1002 (33.38%) Finance
3 914 (30.45%) PRINCE2
4 739 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
5 463 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 390 (12.99%) Marketing
7 369 (12.29%) Degree
8 344 (11.46%) ITIL
9 276 (9.19%) Waterfall
10 275 (9.16%) Microsoft
11 267 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
12 265 (8.83%) Retail
13 264 (8.79%) Banking
13 264 (8.79%) Scrum
14 253 (8.43%) Service Delivery
15 241 (8.03%) PMI Certification
15 241 (8.03%) Mentoring
16 224 (7.46%) MS Excel
17 223 (7.43%) Oracle
18 221 (7.36%) Telecoms
19 207 (6.90%) Programme Management
20 199 (6.63%) MS Project
21 198 (6.60%) E-Commerce
22 189 (6.30%) Change Management
23 178 (5.93%) Line Management
24 167 (5.56%) SAP
25 163 (5.43%) Analytics
26 155 (5.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
26 155 (5.16%) Risk Management
27 150 (5.00%) Coaching

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 53 (1.77%) SAS
2 47 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 38 (1.27%) CMS
4 27 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (0.43%) Umbraco
6 12 (0.40%) MS Project Server
7 11 (0.37%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.37%) MS Exchange
8 10 (0.33%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.33%) Drupal
9 9 (0.30%) JBoss
10 7 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.23%) Confluence
10 7 (0.23%) Lync
11 6 (0.20%) WordPress
11 6 (0.20%) Apache
12 5 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.13%) nginx
13 4 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 224 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 199 (6.63%) MS Project
3 116 (3.86%) MS Office
4 67 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.43%) SPSS
8 6 (0.20%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.13%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.033%) Stata
10 1 (0.033%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 37 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 36 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.67%) Magento
5 17 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.50%) SAP ERP
6 15 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
8 12 (0.40%) HFM
9 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (0.33%) Tridion
10 10 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
10 10 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
11 9 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
11 9 (0.30%) SAP CO
11 9 (0.30%) SAP FI
11 9 (0.30%) CA Clarity
11 9 (0.30%) SAP BPC
11 9 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 51 (1.70%) SaaS
2 49 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.40%) Basecamp
5 11 (0.37%) Office 365
6 4 (0.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.100%) IaaS
8 2 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.067%) Taleo
8 2 (0.067%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.067%) Heroku
9 1 (0.033%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 53 (1.77%) Internet
2 49 (1.63%) WAN
3 33 (1.10%) SAN
4 28 (0.93%) Wireless
5 26 (0.87%) LAN
6 22 (0.73%) DNS
6 22 (0.73%) Firewall
6 22 (0.73%) Unified Communications
7 21 (0.70%) MPLS
7 21 (0.70%) Broadband
7 21 (0.70%) DHCP
8 20 (0.67%) VPN
9 18 (0.60%) MVNO
10 15 (0.50%) Ethernet
11 13 (0.43%) VoIP
11 13 (0.43%) 3G
11 13 (0.43%) 4G
11 13 (0.43%) 2G
12 11 (0.37%) Intranet
13 10 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 58 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (1.03%) Big Data
4 26 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 24 (0.80%) MySQL
7 23 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 17 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (0.47%) Oracle Database
13 13 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.30%) OLAP
14 9 (0.30%) SAP BW
14 9 (0.30%) PerformancePoint
15 7 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
15 7 (0.23%) Data Mart
15 7 (0.23%) SAP BI
15 7 (0.23%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 31 (1.03%) JIRA
2 16 (0.53%) Subversion
3 15 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (0.47%) Selenium
5 13 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.40%) Axure RP
7 11 (0.37%) ClearQuest
7 11 (0.37%) ClearCase
8 10 (0.33%) Hudson
9 5 (0.17%) TestDirector
10 4 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.100%) NUnit
11 3 (0.100%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.100%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.067%) Webistrano
12 2 (0.067%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.033%) Ant
General
1 1002 (33.38%) Finance
2 390 (12.99%) Marketing
3 265 (8.83%) Retail
4 264 (8.79%) Banking
5 221 (7.36%) Telecoms
6 105 (3.50%) Legal
7 91 (3.03%) Advertising
8 87 (2.90%) Manufacturing
9 66 (2.20%) Billing
10 56 (1.87%) Games
11 43 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 42 (1.40%) Law
13 35 (1.17%) Aerospace
14 26 (0.87%) Back Office
15 21 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 21 (0.70%) Publishing
16 20 (0.67%) Investment Banking
17 18 (0.60%) Electronics
18 17 (0.57%) Front Office
19 15 (0.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (2.90%) .NET
2 61 (2.03%) HTML
3 41 (1.37%) J2EE
4 34 (1.13%) CSS
5 31 (1.03%) Web Services
6 30 (1.00%) XML
7 18 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 18 (0.60%) Velocity
8 17 (0.57%) Middleware
9 13 (0.43%) .NET Framework
9 13 (0.43%) jQuery
10 12 (0.40%) HTML5
11 11 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (0.27%) Apache Flex
13 7 (0.23%) Ajax
13 7 (0.23%) ATL
13 7 (0.23%) SOAP
13 7 (0.23%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 267 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (4.66%) PMI
3 102 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 101 (3.36%) User Experience
5 89 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 70 (2.33%) Social Media
7 55 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 52 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 47 (1.57%) FMCG
9 47 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (0.93%) Statistics
11 22 (0.73%) Tandem
12 21 (0.70%) NHS
13 19 (0.63%) DTV
13 19 (0.63%) Life Science
13 19 (0.63%) Mathematics
14 18 (0.60%) IPTV
14 18 (0.60%) Video on Demand
15 17 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.53%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 141 (4.70%) Windows
2 46 (1.53%) UNIX
3 36 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 34 (1.13%) Android
5 30 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 26 (0.87%) Linux
7 22 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 14 (0.47%) Windows Phone
10 12 (0.40%) AIX
11 6 (0.20%) Solaris
12 3 (0.100%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.100%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.067%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.067%) OpenSolaris
14 1 (0.033%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1335 (44.47%) Project Management
2 914 (30.45%) PRINCE2
3 739 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 463 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 344 (11.46%) ITIL
6 276 (9.19%) Waterfall
7 264 (8.79%) Scrum
8 253 (8.43%) Service Delivery
9 241 (8.03%) Mentoring
10 207 (6.90%) Programme Management
11 198 (6.60%) E-Commerce
12 189 (6.30%) Change Management
13 178 (5.93%) Line Management
14 163 (5.43%) Analytics
15 155 (5.16%) Risk Management
16 150 (5.00%) Coaching
17 149 (4.96%) Service Management
17 149 (4.96%) Business Development
18 140 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
19 134 (4.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 124 (4.13%) SQL
2 93 (3.10%) Java
3 54 (1.80%) C#
4 45 (1.50%) C
5 29 (0.97%) JavaScript
6 27 (0.90%) PHP
7 20 (0.67%) Python
8 18 (0.60%) Perl
9 16 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 12 (0.40%) VB
11 10 (0.33%) T-SQL
11 10 (0.33%) C++
12 9 (0.30%) VBA
12 9 (0.30%) Jython
13 5 (0.17%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.17%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.13%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.100%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.100%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.100%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 369 (12.29%) Degree
2 241 (8.03%) PMI Certification
3 155 (5.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 139 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 138 (4.60%) PMP
6 107 (3.56%) Security Cleared
7 80 (2.66%) ISEB
8 78 (2.60%) SC Cleared
9 69 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
10 41 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (1.10%) ISTQB
12 26 (0.87%) MBA
12 26 (0.87%) MAPM
13 22 (0.73%) CISA
13 22 (0.73%) CISSP
14 21 (0.70%) ACCA
15 20 (0.67%) APMP
16 19 (0.63%) CISM
17 16 (0.53%) Postgraduate
18 13 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (3.66%) QA
2 65 (2.17%) SLA
3 24 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.30%) COBIT
4 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.17%) GCP
8 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.13%) IEC 61508
8 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.100%) FATCA
9 3 (0.100%) P3O
9 3 (0.100%) Basel III
10 2 (0.067%) COSO
10 2 (0.067%) BS25999
10 2 (0.067%) Basel II
10 2 (0.067%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.067%) COREP
System Software
1 42 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.33%) Samba
4 9 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.23%) vSphere
6 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.17%) vCloud
8 2 (0.067%) Nmap
8 2 (0.067%) XenServer
9 1 (0.033%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.033%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.033%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (0.27%) Cisco IPCC
2 5 (0.17%) ZABBIX
2 5 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.13%) SCCM
4 3 (0.100%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.067%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.067%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.067%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.067%) Nessus
5 2 (0.067%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.033%) WSUS
6 1 (0.033%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.033%) Puppet
6 1 (0.033%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.033%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.033%) SCOM
6 1 (0.033%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.033%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 275 (9.16%) Microsoft
2 223 (7.43%) Oracle
3 167 (5.56%) SAP
4 79 (2.63%) VMware
5 55 (1.83%) Cisco
6 51 (1.70%) Google
7 41 (1.37%) Citrix
8 28 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (0.77%) HP
10 22 (0.73%) IBM
11 20 (0.67%) Sage
11 20 (0.67%) hybris
12 17 (0.57%) Cognizant
13 15 (0.50%) Business Objects
13 15 (0.50%) Remedy
14 13 (0.43%) NetApp
14 13 (0.43%) Hitachi
14 13 (0.43%) EPiServer
15 12 (0.40%) CA
15 12 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits + Profit Share
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £58,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £800000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + car allowance and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
House of Fraser
Salary: £60,000 - £69,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
House of Fraser
Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £20000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £5000 car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £43000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £400-450 a day
Posted: Yesterday