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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 102 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 7 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.59% 1.05% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.10% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +79.10%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +8.60%
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
1133 1186 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.10% 95.41% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1052 665
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 2 £41,875 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £75,000 -
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com