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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 220 233 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1534 1487 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.26% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.34% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1081 1122
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 £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
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 £67,500 £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 28 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 28 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 +10 1420 £62,500 -3.84% 199
London +36 790 £67,500 -6.89% 107
South East +2 233 £61,250 +2.08% 29
City of London +35 180 £68,750 -12.14% 35
East of England +39 127 £67,500 -3.57% 14
Berkshire +17 103 £62,500 +4.16% 9
Yorkshire -10 77 £50,000 +8.69% 11
West Midlands -24 73 £57,500 -4.16% 5
South West +3 63 £52,500 +23.85% 18
Reading +19 57 £67,500 +5.46% 4
East Midlands -1 48 £55,000 - 5
North West -6 47 £50,000 +2.04% 10
Hertfordshire +8 46 £67,500 -3.57% 6
Scotland +31 43 £47,500 -8.65% 7
West Yorkshire -9 43 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Surrey -20 40 £62,500 +6.38% 2
Nottinghamshire +16 33 £62,500 +10.61% 2
Nottingham +13 31 £62,500 +10.61% 2
Birmingham -14 31 £75,000 +15.38% 2
Essex -2 30 £73,000 +14.50%
Leeds -19 30 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South Wales +7 28 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Wales +3 28 £60,000 +48.14% 2
Maidenhead +34 27 £57,500 -20.68% 2
Glasgow +28 27 £47,500 -17.03% 2
Coventry +5 27 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 26 £65,450 +12.84% 5
Manchester -1 25 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Bristol -20 23 £60,000 +41.92% 4
Dorset +20 21 £35,000 -41.66% 3

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 1208 (39.21%) Project Management
2 979 (31.78%) Finance
3 877 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
4 690 (22.40%) PRINCE2
5 568 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 427 (13.86%) Degree
7 411 (13.34%) Marketing
8 373 (12.11%) Retail
9 350 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
10 344 (11.17%) Microsoft
11 329 (10.68%) Telecoms
12 302 (9.80%) Scrum
13 293 (9.51%) ITIL
14 279 (9.06%) Change Management
15 239 (7.76%) Waterfall
16 235 (7.63%) Data Centre
17 234 (7.59%) Banking
18 225 (7.30%) CRM
19 214 (6.95%) E-Commerce
20 211 (6.85%) MS Excel
21 208 (6.75%) Oracle
22 206 (6.69%) Risk Management
23 203 (6.59%) Programme Management
24 188 (6.10%) Service Delivery
25 186 (6.04%) Coaching
26 183 (5.94%) Analytics
27 176 (5.71%) SDLC
28 166 (5.39%) SQL
29 165 (5.36%) Business Development
30 164 (5.32%) Business Intelligence

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 70 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 59 (1.91%) SAS
3 36 (1.17%) WebLogic
4 35 (1.14%) CMS
5 25 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 22 (0.71%) JBoss
6 22 (0.71%) OpenStack
7 20 (0.65%) Lync
8 16 (0.52%) Confluence
9 13 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.32%) Apache
11 7 (0.23%) WorkSite
12 6 (0.19%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.19%) WordPress
12 6 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.16%) IIS
14 4 (0.13%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.097%) CloudStack
Applications
1 211 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 137 (4.45%) MS Project
3 132 (4.28%) MS Office
4 58 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (1.40%) SPSS
5 43 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.032%) InDesign
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.032%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 16 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.49%) Unica
6 10 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.29%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.29%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.26%) Endur
8 8 (0.26%) thinkFolio
9 6 (0.19%) Magento
10 5 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.13%) WebTrends
11 4 (0.13%) HFM
11 4 (0.13%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.13%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.13%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 112 (3.64%) SaaS
2 34 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 20 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (0.58%) PaaS
7 12 (0.39%) IaaS
8 11 (0.36%) Office 365
9 10 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.097%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.097%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.065%) Route 53
12 2 (0.065%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.065%) CheetahMail
12 2 (0.065%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.032%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.032%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.09%) WAN
2 66 (2.14%) Internet
3 65 (2.11%) LAN
4 64 (2.08%) Firewall
5 44 (1.43%) MPLS
6 38 (1.23%) VPN
7 34 (1.10%) Broadband
8 33 (1.07%) Wireless
9 31 (1.01%) TCP/IP
10 30 (0.97%) VoIP
11 27 (0.88%) Intranet
12 26 (0.84%) SAN
13 25 (0.81%) SMS
14 20 (0.65%) DNS
15 17 (0.55%) Unified Communications
15 17 (0.55%) PBX
16 16 (0.52%) DHCP
17 15 (0.49%) Extranet
18 14 (0.45%) Network Security
19 10 (0.32%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 56 (1.82%) Big Data
3 49 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 38 (1.23%) MySQL
6 29 (0.94%) Data Mining
6 29 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 26 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 24 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (0.75%) QlikView
10 22 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (0.65%) NoSQL
12 18 (0.58%) MongoDB
13 17 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (0.55%) OLAP
14 15 (0.49%) RDBMS
15 14 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (0.39%) Mahout
17 12 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 46 (1.49%) JIRA
2 27 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 19 (0.62%) Subversion
4 18 (0.58%) Hudson
5 17 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 13 (0.42%) Selenium
8 12 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.36%) Visual Studio
10 9 (0.29%) Maven
11 7 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.16%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.097%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.097%) QADirector
13 3 (0.097%) TestDirector
14 2 (0.065%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.065%) ERwin
14 2 (0.065%) HP UFT
14 2 (0.065%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.065%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 979 (31.78%) Finance
2 411 (13.34%) Marketing
3 373 (12.11%) Retail
4 329 (10.68%) Telecoms
5 234 (7.59%) Banking
6 121 (3.93%) Legal
7 92 (2.99%) Advertising
8 75 (2.43%) Law
9 74 (2.40%) Manufacturing
10 59 (1.91%) Games
11 48 (1.56%) Billing
12 46 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 44 (1.43%) Electronics
14 42 (1.36%) Investment Banking
15 29 (0.94%) Back Office
16 26 (0.84%) Publishing
17 25 (0.81%) Front Office
18 22 (0.71%) Automotive
19 21 (0.68%) Financial Institution
20 17 (0.55%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (4.51%) .NET
2 82 (2.66%) HTML
3 39 (1.27%) CSS
4 38 (1.23%) XML
5 27 (0.88%) Web Services
6 22 (0.71%) Ajax
7 21 (0.68%) CGI
8 20 (0.65%) ASP.NET
9 18 (0.58%) LAMP
10 16 (0.52%) jQuery
11 15 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
12 14 (0.45%) SOAP
13 12 (0.39%) HTML5
14 11 (0.36%) .NET Framework
14 11 (0.36%) Middleware
14 11 (0.36%) J2EE
15 10 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (0.26%) CSS3
17 6 (0.19%) AngularJS
17 6 (0.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 350 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 235 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 130 (4.22%) Management Information System
4 109 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 79 (2.56%) PMI
6 62 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 61 (1.98%) User Experience
8 54 (1.75%) Social Media
9 50 (1.62%) FMCG
10 48 (1.56%) Digital Media
11 36 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (1.07%) Visualisation
12 33 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 29 (0.94%) Handset
14 28 (0.91%) Mathematics
15 25 (0.81%) GIS
16 23 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 22 (0.71%) Statistics
18 20 (0.65%) Online Games
19 19 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 151 (4.90%) Windows
2 64 (2.08%) UNIX
3 60 (1.95%) Linux
4 33 (1.07%) Windows 7
5 24 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (0.39%) Android
9 10 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.26%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.16%) AIX
13 2 (0.065%) zOS
13 2 (0.065%) CentOS
13 2 (0.065%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.032%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.032%) SUSE
14 1 (0.032%) Solaris
14 1 (0.032%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1208 (39.21%) Project Management
2 877 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 690 (22.40%) PRINCE2
4 568 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 302 (9.80%) Scrum
6 293 (9.51%) ITIL
7 279 (9.06%) Change Management
8 239 (7.76%) Waterfall
9 225 (7.30%) CRM
10 214 (6.95%) E-Commerce
11 206 (6.69%) Risk Management
12 203 (6.59%) Programme Management
13 188 (6.10%) Service Delivery
14 186 (6.04%) Coaching
15 183 (5.94%) Analytics
16 176 (5.71%) SDLC
17 165 (5.36%) Business Development
18 164 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
19 161 (5.23%) People Management
20 157 (5.10%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 166 (5.39%) SQL
2 89 (2.89%) Java
3 87 (2.82%) C#
4 76 (2.47%) C
5 63 (2.04%) PHP
6 58 (1.88%) JavaScript
7 57 (1.85%) Python
8 39 (1.27%) C++
9 28 (0.91%) R
10 27 (0.88%) Perl
11 18 (0.58%) Jython
11 18 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.49%) T-SQL
12 15 (0.49%) VBA
13 12 (0.39%) COBOL
14 11 (0.36%) Ruby
15 9 (0.29%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.19%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.16%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.13%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 427 (13.86%) Degree
2 156 (5.06%) PMI Certification
3 117 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 115 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 107 (3.47%) PMP
6 98 (3.18%) Security Cleared
7 64 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 56 (1.82%) CISSP
9 44 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
10 41 (1.33%) CISM
11 36 (1.17%) ISEB
12 34 (1.10%) APMP
13 33 (1.07%) MBA
14 31 (1.01%) CISA
15 30 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (0.88%) CCNA
17 25 (0.81%) CCNP
18 23 (0.75%) ISTQB
19 20 (0.65%) CCIE
20 13 (0.42%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (4.84%) QA
2 113 (3.67%) SLA
3 51 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 46 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (0.84%) COBIT
6 21 (0.68%) GMP
7 10 (0.32%) P3O
8 9 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.19%) EMIR
10 6 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.16%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.16%) MiFID
12 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.13%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.097%) FATCA
13 3 (0.097%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.097%) Basel II
14 2 (0.065%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 53 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.14%) KVM
3 24 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.23%) HDFS
4 7 (0.23%) GPFS
4 7 (0.23%) vCloud
5 2 (0.065%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.032%) iptables
6 1 (0.032%) vSphere
6 1 (0.032%) XenApp
6 1 (0.032%) Postfix
6 1 (0.032%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.032%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (0.94%) Puppet
2 22 (0.71%) Graphite
3 11 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.26%) Nagios
4 8 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.26%) Zenoss
4 8 (0.26%) Graylog
5 7 (0.23%) Kibana
5 7 (0.23%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.097%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.097%) SCCM
9 2 (0.065%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.065%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.065%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.065%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.032%) logstash
10 1 (0.032%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 344 (11.17%) Microsoft
2 208 (6.75%) Oracle
3 99 (3.21%) SAP
4 71 (2.30%) Cisco
5 64 (2.08%) VMware
6 57 (1.85%) IBM
7 44 (1.43%) Tableau
8 40 (1.30%) Google
9 29 (0.94%) HP
10 24 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (0.75%) Cognizant
12 22 (0.71%) ATG
12 22 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 21 (0.68%) hybris
14 18 (0.58%) Computacenter
15 16 (0.52%) Adobe
15 16 (0.52%) Citrix
16 14 (0.45%) Cognos
16 14 (0.45%) Epiphany
17 12 (0.39%) Informatica
Brough, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£84,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum +c20% bonus + car allowance + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits!!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £55k plus excellent benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £55k plus excellent benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The University of Northampton
Salary: £38,142 - 46,873 per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Network ITR
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65000-75000 + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Holiday and more
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago