The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Asset Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Asset Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Asset Manager
Rank 853 938 886
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Asset Manager 47 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Average salary £54,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Asset Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Asset Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Asset Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Asset Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Asset Manager within the UK.

Software Asset Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Asset Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Asset Manager over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Software Asset Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Asset Manager
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Asset Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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 +94 47 £54,750 +51.03% 2
London +55 15 £80,000 +146.15%
South East +8 10 £37,000 -24.10%
South West - 10 - -
Devon - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
Manchester - 5 - -
Bristol - 5 - -
Halifax - 5 - - 1
North West - 5 - -
Basingstoke +22 4 £37,000 -7.50%
Hampshire -3 4 £37,000 -24.10%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £72,500 -

Software Asset Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Asset 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 Software Asset Manager in their job title.

1 56 (90.32%) Asset Management
2 55 (88.71%) Software Asset Management
3 43 (69.35%) Microsoft
4 38 (61.29%) ITIL
5 36 (58.06%) Software Licensing
6 33 (53.23%) Oracle
7 27 (43.55%) MS Excel
7 27 (43.55%) Retail
8 25 (40.32%) VMware
8 25 (40.32%) ISEB
9 22 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (32.26%) Banking
10 20 (32.26%) IBM
10 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
10 20 (32.26%) SAP
11 17 (27.42%) Finance
12 14 (22.58%) Degree
13 12 (19.35%) Linux
14 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
14 11 (17.74%) Windows
14 11 (17.74%) NHS
14 11 (17.74%) Military
14 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
15 10 (16.13%) CMDB
15 10 (16.13%) Legal
16 8 (12.90%) MCP
17 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
17 7 (11.29%) Line Management
18 6 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (9.68%) Service Management

Software Asset Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Asset 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 Software Asset Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 27 (43.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) DSL
2 2 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (43.55%) Retail
2 20 (32.26%) Banking
3 17 (27.42%) Finance
4 11 (17.74%) Military
5 10 (16.13%) Legal
6 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
7 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
1 11 (17.74%) NHS
1 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.13%) CMDB
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Linux
2 11 (17.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (90.32%) Asset Management
2 55 (88.71%) Software Asset Management
3 38 (61.29%) ITIL
4 36 (58.06%) Software Licensing
5 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.29%) Line Management
7 6 (9.68%) Service Management
8 5 (8.06%) IT Asset Management
8 5 (8.06%) Software License Management
9 3 (4.84%) Time Management
10 2 (3.23%) Coaching
11 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.61%) Data Management
11 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.61%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.61%) ETL
11 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) ISEB
2 14 (22.58%) Degree
3 8 (12.90%) MCP
4 6 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (69.35%) Microsoft
2 33 (53.23%) Oracle
3 25 (40.32%) VMware
4 20 (32.26%) SAP
4 20 (32.26%) IBM
5 5 (8.06%) Symantec
6 4 (6.45%) Fujitsu
7 3 (4.84%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.84%) Altiris
7 3 (4.84%) BMC
8 1 (1.61%) Informatica
8 1 (1.61%) Sybase
8 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.61%) Tableau
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £42,500 per annum
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