The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 94 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 0.84% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.89% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 10
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1112 1016 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.78% 94.86% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 962 922 761
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Manager
East of England

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Luton -11 7 £62,500 +28.20%
Bedford -8 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Technical Manager
East of England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Manager in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (31.58%) IIS
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) MPLS
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (31.58%) F5
4 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Statistics
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (21.05%) MCSE
6 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
1 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
1 6 (31.58%) MPLS
1 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
3 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) APMP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
2 6 (31.58%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Mercator