The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 101 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.096% 0.73% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.75% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £29,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Technical Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1011 1068 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.31% 97.71% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 850 917 710
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Aruba
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya