The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 137 131 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 13 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.58% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.62% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 21
Average salary £60,000 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.86% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Technical Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2213 2258 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.63% 93.38% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1695 1628
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,527 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (58.06%) PRINCE2
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
3 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 12 (38.71%) Degree
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) Open Source
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL
6 9 (29.03%) Wireless
7 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
7 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) SQL
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 6 (19.35%) Statistics
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) F5
10 5 (16.13%) BIG-IP
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (16.13%) Firewall
10 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Wireless
2 5 (16.13%) BIG-IP
2 5 (16.13%) MPLS
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) WAN
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) J2EE
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) JMS
1 1 (3.23%) WCF
1 1 (3.23%) WPF
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Open Source
2 6 (19.35%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.23%) MPEG
5 1 (3.23%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) PRINCE2
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL
4 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
4 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Data Management
7 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (3.23%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.23%) ITSM
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Workflow
9 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (16.13%) MCSE
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) F5
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) ATG
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
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