The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 82 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 33 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.72% 0.80% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.85% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 12
Average salary £65,000 £48,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -54.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1802 1880 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.90% 93.67% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1657 1403
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Manager
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 34 (53.97%) ITIL
2 21 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (17.46%) Finance
4 11 (17.46%) PRINCE
5 6 (9.52%) Project Management
5 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
6 4 (6.35%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco
7 3 (4.76%) Linux
7 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.76%) UNIX
7 3 (4.76%) Windows
7 3 (4.76%) Firewall
8 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (3.17%) MPLS
8 2 (3.17%) Juniper
8 2 (3.17%) SAN
8 2 (3.17%) NetApp
8 2 (3.17%) HP
8 2 (3.17%) EMC
8 2 (3.17%) HPUX
8 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
8 2 (3.17%) .NET
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) LAN

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) VLAN
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.17%) PPP
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) MPLS
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.59%) Multicast
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.59%) Firmware
1 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.59%) Statistics
1 1 (1.59%) FMCG
1 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) UNIX
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) HPUX
3 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) ITIL
2 21 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (17.46%) PRINCE
5 6 (9.52%) Project Management
5 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.17%) Network Design
7 2 (3.17%) Matrix Management
7 2 (3.17%) Release Management
7 2 (3.17%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.59%) Change Control
8 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.59%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.59%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.59%) Service Management
8 1 (1.59%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.59%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.35%) Citrix
1 4 (6.35%) VMware
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) EMC
3 2 (3.17%) Juniper
3 2 (3.17%) NetApp
3 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.59%) F5
4 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint