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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 222 226 266
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1536 1359 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.35% 1.25% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.32% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1050 948
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 £42,500 £43,975 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 1450 £62,500 -3.84% 184
London +8 695 £67,500 -3.57% 83
South East +22 266 £60,000 -4.76% 28
City of London +14 153 £62,500 -10.71% 29
North West +39 110 £55,000 -8.33% 13
Yorkshire -2 100 £50,000 +6.38% 16
Berkshire +7 98 £61,000 -9.62% 9
East of England -2 95 £67,500 +15.38% 13
West Yorkshire -8 77 £50,000 +9.28% 5
West Midlands -9 75 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Manchester +23 61 £52,500 - 7
Leeds -3 61 £52,500 +16.66% 3
South West -16 56 £55,000 - 15
Hertfordshire +6 50 £65,000 -7.14% 6
Birmingham -2 44 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Reading -12 37 £62,500 -9.09% 2
Surrey -19 33 £57,500 -8.00% 4
West Sussex +31 32 £52,500 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +17 30 £62,500 -9.09% 3
Essex +13 29 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Scotland +3 29 £55,000 -6.38% 9
East Midlands -7 26 £68,750 +52.77% 3
Oxfordshire +23 25 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Wiltshire +2 25 £55,000 - 3
Wales +12 24 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Cheshire -1 22 £67,500 -15.62% 3
Swindon +14 21 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Watford +1 20 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Kent +11 18 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Merseyside - 17 £60,000 - 2

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1344 (44.46%) Project Management
2 1064 (35.20%) Finance
3 892 (29.51%) PRINCE2
4 719 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
5 460 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 404 (13.36%) Degree
7 392 (12.97%) Marketing
8 337 (11.15%) ITIL
9 279 (9.23%) Retail
10 275 (9.10%) Microsoft
11 273 (9.03%) Banking
12 250 (8.27%) Scrum
13 233 (7.71%) Risk Management
13 233 (7.71%) PMI Certification
14 229 (7.58%) MS Excel
15 224 (7.41%) Telecoms
16 221 (7.31%) Oracle
17 219 (7.24%) Programme Management
18 218 (7.21%) Waterfall
19 217 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
20 212 (7.01%) Mentoring
21 209 (6.91%) Service Delivery
22 200 (6.62%) MS Project
23 188 (6.22%) Line Management
24 182 (6.02%) Change Management
25 173 (5.72%) E-Commerce
26 172 (5.69%) Analytics
27 169 (5.59%) Business Development
28 161 (5.33%) CRM
29 159 (5.26%) SAP

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 47 (1.55%) SAS
3 40 (1.32%) CMS
4 22 (0.73%) MS Project Server
5 19 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 13 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.30%) Apache
8 9 (0.30%) Lync
9 7 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.20%) Confluence
10 6 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.13%) nginx
12 4 (0.13%) JBoss
12 4 (0.13%) Documentum
13 3 (0.099%) IIS
13 3 (0.099%) Drupal
Applications
1 229 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 200 (6.62%) MS Project
3 122 (4.04%) MS Office
4 73 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.26%) SPSS
8 5 (0.17%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.066%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.066%) InDesign
11 2 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.033%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.033%) Stata
Business Applications
1 33 (1.09%) Google Analytics
2 30 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 16 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (0.50%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.46%) HFM
6 14 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (0.43%) SAP BPC
8 12 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
8 12 (0.40%) Magento
9 11 (0.36%) SAP GRC
9 11 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (0.33%) Tridion
11 9 (0.30%) SAP SD
12 8 (0.26%) SAP FI
12 8 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (0.26%) SAP CO
12 8 (0.26%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.75%) SaaS
2 25 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.36%) Basecamp
4 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.33%) Office 365
5 4 (0.13%) PaaS
5 4 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.13%) IaaS
6 2 (0.066%) Heroku
7 1 (0.033%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.033%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.033%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 62 (2.05%) Internet
2 41 (1.36%) WAN
3 31 (1.03%) SAN
4 28 (0.93%) Unified Communications
5 26 (0.86%) Wireless
6 25 (0.83%) Firewall
6 25 (0.83%) LAN
7 21 (0.69%) Broadband
8 19 (0.63%) VoIP
8 19 (0.63%) MVNO
9 16 (0.53%) DNS
10 13 (0.43%) IP Telephony
11 12 (0.40%) DHCP
12 11 (0.36%) VPN
12 11 (0.36%) MPLS
13 10 (0.33%) 2G
13 10 (0.33%) 4G
13 10 (0.33%) Network Security
13 10 (0.33%) 3G
13 10 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 27 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (0.83%) MySQL
7 23 (0.76%) Big Data
8 20 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 19 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 15 (0.50%) Oracle Database
11 14 (0.46%) OLAP
12 13 (0.43%) Essbase
13 12 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (0.36%) PerformancePoint
14 11 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.36%) SAP BW
14 11 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
15 10 (0.33%) QlikView
16 8 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (1.26%) JIRA
2 16 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (0.50%) Subversion
4 9 (0.30%) ClearQuest
4 9 (0.30%) ClearCase
5 8 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.26%) Selenium
6 6 (0.20%) Hudson
6 6 (0.20%) Axure RP
6 6 (0.20%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.13%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.099%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.099%) NUnit
9 2 (0.066%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.066%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.066%) Redmine
10 1 (0.033%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.033%) WiX
General
1 1064 (35.20%) Finance
2 392 (12.97%) Marketing
3 279 (9.23%) Retail
4 273 (9.03%) Banking
5 224 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 100 (3.31%) Advertising
7 99 (3.27%) Legal
8 72 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 68 (2.25%) Law
10 53 (1.75%) Games
11 49 (1.62%) Billing
12 40 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 37 (1.22%) Investment Banking
14 35 (1.16%) Back Office
15 27 (0.89%) Aerospace
16 26 (0.86%) Publishing
16 26 (0.86%) Retail Banking
17 25 (0.83%) Financial Institution
18 19 (0.63%) Front Office
19 18 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (3.31%) .NET
2 60 (1.98%) HTML
3 38 (1.26%) CSS
4 28 (0.93%) J2EE
5 24 (0.79%) XML
6 21 (0.69%) Web Services
7 19 (0.63%) Middleware
8 13 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 13 (0.43%) HTML5
8 13 (0.43%) CSS3
9 12 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (0.40%) ATL
10 11 (0.36%) Apache Flex
11 10 (0.33%) Velocity
12 8 (0.26%) jQuery
12 8 (0.26%) J2ME
12 8 (0.26%) SailPoint
13 7 (0.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 7 (0.23%) JSP
14 6 (0.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 217 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (4.47%) PMI
3 117 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 86 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 71 (2.35%) User Experience
6 68 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 56 (1.85%) Social Media
8 48 (1.59%) Digital Media
9 46 (1.52%) FMCG
10 39 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (0.96%) NHS
12 26 (0.86%) Statistics
12 26 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 19 (0.63%) Visualisation
14 18 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (0.50%) Economics
15 15 (0.50%) Over-the-Top Content
16 14 (0.46%) IPTV
16 14 (0.46%) DTV
17 13 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 128 (4.23%) Windows
2 38 (1.26%) Android
2 38 (1.26%) Apple iOS
3 36 (1.19%) UNIX
4 32 (1.06%) Linux
5 25 (0.83%) Windows 7
6 20 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.40%) AIX
7 12 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.23%) Solaris
10 6 (0.20%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.099%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.066%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.066%) OpenSolaris
14 1 (0.033%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1344 (44.46%) Project Management
2 892 (29.51%) PRINCE2
3 719 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
4 460 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 337 (11.15%) ITIL
6 250 (8.27%) Scrum
7 233 (7.71%) Risk Management
8 219 (7.24%) Programme Management
9 218 (7.21%) Waterfall
10 212 (7.01%) Mentoring
11 209 (6.91%) Service Delivery
12 188 (6.22%) Line Management
13 182 (6.02%) Change Management
14 173 (5.72%) E-Commerce
15 172 (5.69%) Analytics
16 169 (5.59%) Business Development
17 161 (5.33%) CRM
18 157 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
19 147 (4.86%) People Management
20 135 (4.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (4.90%) SQL
2 92 (3.04%) Java
3 49 (1.62%) C
4 48 (1.59%) C#
5 26 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 24 (0.79%) PHP
7 17 (0.56%) Perl
8 16 (0.53%) PL/SQL
8 16 (0.53%) C++
9 15 (0.50%) VB
10 13 (0.43%) Objective-C
11 12 (0.40%) T-SQL
12 11 (0.36%) VBA
12 11 (0.36%) Python
13 10 (0.33%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.17%) R
14 5 (0.17%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.17%) PowerHouse
15 4 (0.13%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 404 (13.36%) Degree
2 233 (7.71%) PMI Certification
3 150 (4.96%) Security Cleared
4 149 (4.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 148 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 128 (4.23%) PMP
7 114 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 80 (2.65%) ISEB
9 61 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
10 49 (1.62%) CISA
11 34 (1.12%) ISTQB
11 34 (1.12%) CISSP
12 33 (1.09%) CISM
13 32 (1.06%) ACCA
14 31 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
15 30 (0.99%) APMP
16 18 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (0.56%) CCNA
17 17 (0.56%) CIMA
17 17 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (4.43%) QA
2 65 (2.15%) SLA
3 45 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.33%) COBIT
7 6 (0.20%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.17%) GCP
9 4 (0.13%) IEC 61508
10 3 (0.099%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.099%) Basel II
10 3 (0.099%) P3O
10 3 (0.099%) COREP
10 3 (0.099%) FINREP
11 2 (0.066%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.066%) FATCA
11 2 (0.066%) Basel III
11 2 (0.066%) COSO
System Software
1 36 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.30%) Samba
5 7 (0.23%) vSphere
6 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.13%) Nmap
7 4 (0.13%) vCloud
8 2 (0.066%) Kerio MailServer
8 2 (0.066%) XenServer
9 1 (0.033%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.033%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.033%) Firmware
9 1 (0.033%) NFS
9 1 (0.033%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.33%) SCCM
2 6 (0.20%) ZABBIX
3 5 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
3 5 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (0.17%) WebInspect
4 4 (0.13%) Nessus
5 3 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.066%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.066%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.066%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.033%) Puppet
7 1 (0.033%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.033%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.033%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.033%) MOM
7 1 (0.033%) Nagios
7 1 (0.033%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 275 (9.10%) Microsoft
2 221 (7.31%) Oracle
3 159 (5.26%) SAP
4 71 (2.35%) VMware
5 64 (2.12%) Cisco
6 49 (1.62%) Google
7 33 (1.09%) Hyperion
8 28 (0.93%) Citrix
9 27 (0.89%) HP
9 27 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (0.76%) Fujitsu
11 20 (0.66%) IBM
12 17 (0.56%) Hitachi
13 16 (0.53%) Cognizant
13 16 (0.53%) EPiServer
13 16 (0.53%) hybris
14 15 (0.50%) Tableau
14 15 (0.50%) Adobe
15 14 (0.46%) Cognos
16 13 (0.43%) Juniper
London
TK Maxx
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Capita
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Advantage XPO
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent commision structure and
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Future
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Xceed
Salary: Negotiable Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bens and 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Zebra People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday