The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 114 83 113
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 11 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 1.90% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.99% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 3
Average salary £70,000 £61,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Technical Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1754 1705 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.37% 95.15% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1489 1325
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) NetApp
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) MCITP
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) CCNP
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) CCA
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WLAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Video Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCA
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) NetApp
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, work from home, pension etc.
Posted: 13 days ago