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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 104 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 25 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 1.59% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.69% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 6
Average salary £50,000 £63,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1890 1837 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.47% 94.21% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1589 1672
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
3 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) Life Science
4 10 (27.78%) Change Management
5 8 (22.22%) Firewall
5 8 (22.22%) Project Management
5 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.22%) CCNA
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (19.44%) NetApp
6 7 (19.44%) Citrix
7 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) OSPF
7 6 (16.67%) BGP
7 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Change Control
7 6 (16.67%) Multicast
7 6 (16.67%) VMware
7 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 5 (13.89%) Marketing
8 5 (13.89%) Workflow
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.67%) OSPF
2 6 (16.67%) BGP
2 6 (16.67%) Multicast
3 4 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (5.56%) IPv4
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) WLAN
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
1 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (30.56%) Life Science
3 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Change Management
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.67%) Change Control
4 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Workflow
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Line Management
8 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.78%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.78%) Video Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) CCNA
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCA
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
2 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Citrix
2 7 (19.44%) NetApp
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Cognos
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
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