The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 74 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 16 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.66% 0.70% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.72% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 10
Average salary £47,950 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.86% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
926 1113 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.36% 96.70% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 821 956 864
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

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 August 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
(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
Bedford +2 7 £37,500 -
Luton +4 3 £76,000 +21.60%
Technical Manager
East of England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (38.89%) SLA
2 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
2 13 (36.11%) CRM
3 12 (33.33%) ITIL
4 11 (30.56%) Fault Management
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 6 (16.67%) APMP
7 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Retail
9 4 (11.11%) Back Office
9 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.33%) FMCG
10 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 3 (8.33%) VPN
10 3 (8.33%) LAN
10 3 (8.33%) WAN
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.33%) MPLS
10 3 (8.33%) Project Management
10 3 (8.33%) Coaching
10 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
11 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
11 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (5.56%) Intel
11 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (5.56%) MCSE

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Moodle
1 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
1 3 (8.33%) MPLS
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) WebEx
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) FMCG
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.78%) VLE
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) New Media
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) CRM
1 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Fault Management
4 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.78%) Migration
9 1 (2.78%) ERP
9 1 (2.78%) B2B
9 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
9 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C++
1 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (16.67%) APMP
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Intel
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Blackboard