The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 88 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 19 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.28% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.17% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Technical Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1432 1199 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.17% 95.01% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 964 769 854
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (45.16%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Line Management
6 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
6 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (22.58%) VMware
6 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (22.58%) APMP
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (19.35%) Workflow
7 6 (19.35%) MPLS
7 6 (19.35%) Nortel
7 6 (19.35%) Cisco
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) Avaya
7 6 (19.35%) Juniper
7 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (16.13%) SAN
8 5 (16.13%) HP
8 5 (16.13%) IBM
8 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (16.13%) DMZ
8 5 (16.13%) Blackberry

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
1 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) MPLS
1 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (16.13%) FCoE
2 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) DMZ
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) MSMQ
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.13%) Replication
3 4 (12.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (16.13%) HPUX
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Phone
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Line Management
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Workflow
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) OpenUP
7 3 (9.68%) Product Management
7 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Use Case
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) Time Management
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) APMP
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Nortel
3 6 (19.35%) Avaya
3 6 (19.35%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Brocade
4 5 (16.13%) Fujitsu
4 5 (16.13%) Clearswift
4 5 (16.13%) BT
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
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