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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 128 144 148
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 33 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 7
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £51,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Technical Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3487 2925 2990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.78% 94.60% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2236 1923 2073
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 Scotland

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Edinburgh +2 17 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Stirling - 7 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow -5 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Dundee - 2 £42,500 -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Project Management
3 17 (32.69%) Windows
4 12 (23.08%) SQL
4 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
6 10 (19.23%) Oracle
6 10 (19.23%) QA
7 9 (17.31%) Degree
7 9 (17.31%) Product Management
7 9 (17.31%) .NET
7 9 (17.31%) C#
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) Cisco
8 8 (15.38%) Java
8 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 7 (13.46%) Python
9 7 (13.46%) ISEB
9 7 (13.46%) VMware
9 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (13.46%) ISTQB
9 7 (13.46%) Selenium
9 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
10 6 (11.54%) UNIX
11 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) nginx
2 2 (3.85%) Lync
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
1 5 (9.62%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) DMZ
2 4 (7.69%) FCoE
2 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (7.69%) MPLS
2 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.69%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) DB2
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Automotive
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.62%) CSS
2 5 (9.62%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) MSMQ
3 4 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.54%) UNIX
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) HPUX
5 4 (7.69%) Linux
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Phone
6 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.85%) Solaris
7 2 (3.85%) OpenSolaris
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Project Management
3 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
4 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
4 9 (17.31%) Product Management
5 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Workflow
8 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.69%) ITIL
9 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.69%) Time Management
9 4 (7.69%) OpenUP
10 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.77%) Analytics
10 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) C#
3 8 (15.38%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) Python
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) C
6 3 (5.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) ISEB
2 7 (13.46%) ISTQB
3 5 (9.62%) APMP
4 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCIE
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) VMware
5 4 (7.69%) Clearswift
5 4 (7.69%) BT
5 4 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) Nortel
5 4 (7.69%) Avaya
5 4 (7.69%) Juniper
5 4 (7.69%) Brocade
5 4 (7.69%) Fujitsu
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Dell
7 2 (3.85%) Veeam
7 2 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
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