IT Manager


IT MAN 2487365


3rd Line Support / Helpdesk, Engineers and Maintenance, Exchange Specialist, Firewall & Security, Helpdesk Manager, Infrastructure, Infrastructure Consolidation, LAN/WAN, Microsoft Infrastructure, Network Administrator, Network and Telecommunications, Network Manager, Other, Other IT Roles, PC Engineer, Server Administrator, Server Engineer, Service Desk Analyst 1-3rd Line, Solutions Architect, Support and Training, Systems / Support Analyst


£38,000 to £48,000 Per Annum


+ bens



Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector.  We have an excellent opportunity for an IT Manager to join a company based in Essex.

IT Manager’s Core Duties

  • Implement/Support key department SLAs such as uptime, and customer service standards
  • Support the IT team by handling escalations and mentoring staff as appropriate.
  • Research and Implement solutions for projects across the entire business
  • Management of the IT budget and cost saving exercises to ensure operational excellence.
  • Maintaining positive business relationships with external IT stakeholders
  • Perform upgrades and maintenance on the infrastructure
  • Ensuring the stability, security and performance of the infrastructure supporting a 24/7 business.
  • Minimizing downtime through pro-activity and performance monitoring
  • Keeping up to date with developments within the industry and upskilling.
  • Managing the IT Support schedule to ensure staffing at peak times as well as the on-call rota to ensure out of hours coverage.

IT Manager’s Key Skills

  • Microsoft OS (Windows 7 Onwards / Windows Server 2003 Onwards)
  • Microsoft Products (Exchange, SQL Server, IIS, RDS, Office)
  • VMWare Hypervisor
  • Networking technical experience
  • Project management experience
  • SQL scripting experience
  • Server technical experience
  • Management experience

IT Manager’s NOT essential but advantageous skills

  • Mitel Connect Phone System
  • Veeam Backup & Replication (or equivalent)
  • Sophos Central/XG/Mobile Device Management
  • WordPress
  • Cisco Switches
  • HP/Nimble Storage
  • Cisco Meraki Security Appliance/Wireless
  • Public Cloud (Azure/AWS/GCP)

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