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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 112 81 108
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 14 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 1.81% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.90% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 2
Average salary £56,250 £63,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £44,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
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
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 22 May 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Life Science
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (10.00%) CCNP
7 2 (10.00%) CCNA
7 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.00%) CCA
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.00%) MCITP
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) IPsec
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) IPv4
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WLAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Life Science
2 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Video Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCA
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCITP
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + 20% Bonus, Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, home working
Posted: 4 days ago