The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 26 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 10 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.45% 7.53% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.54% 7.53% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 1
Average salary £42,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.18% +15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
IT Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region. 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 146 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 98.71% 100.00% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 123 137 96
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Wakefield region.

IT Manager Salary Trend in Wakefield

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (68.75%) Incident Management
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Change Management
3 11 (68.75%) Management Information System
3 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) NHS
3 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
3 11 (68.75%) Problem Management
3 11 (68.75%) Release Management
3 11 (68.75%) Time Management
3 11 (68.75%) Data Management
3 11 (68.75%) Customer Engagement
3 11 (68.75%) ITIL V3
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) LAN
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Firebird
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Management Information System
1 11 (68.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (68.75%) Change Management
2 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
2 11 (68.75%) Customer Engagement
2 11 (68.75%) Data Management
2 11 (68.75%) Incident Management
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL V3
2 11 (68.75%) Problem Management
2 11 (68.75%) Release Management
2 11 (68.75%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec