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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 120 144 139
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 36 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.48% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 7
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,650 £43,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2907 3101 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.53% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2012 1895
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram 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 30 January 2015. 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 +25 18 £60,000 - 2
Aberdeen - 5 - -
Glasgow +9 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Stirling -11 3 £48,500 -
Dundee - 3 £53,000 -
Fife - 2 - - 1
Highlands - 2 - -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 20 (28.17%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) Windows
4 19 (26.76%) Project Management
5 17 (23.94%) Java
6 16 (22.54%) Scrum
7 15 (21.13%) Degree
8 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (16.90%) Python
10 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
10 11 (15.49%) Web Services
10 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
10 11 (15.49%) Project Planning
10 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.27%) MS Office
12 8 (11.27%) C#
12 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
12 8 (11.27%) APMP
12 8 (11.27%) SCCM
12 8 (11.27%) Line Management
13 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (9.86%) People Management
13 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (9.86%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (9.86%) Workflow
13 7 (9.86%) VMware
13 7 (9.86%) Banking

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (9.86%) MPLS
2 6 (8.45%) DMZ
2 6 (8.45%) SAN
2 6 (8.45%) Ethernet
2 6 (8.45%) Firewall
2 6 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (8.45%) FCoE
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) HTTP
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) SMTP
5 1 (1.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Selenium
2 4 (5.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) MSMQ
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Blackberry
1 6 (8.45%) Mainframe
1 6 (8.45%) Replication
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.45%) Windows 2000
3 6 (8.45%) HPUX
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Project Management
3 16 (22.54%) Scrum
4 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
5 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.49%) Project Planning
7 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.27%) Line Management
8 7 (9.86%) People Management
8 7 (9.86%) Workflow
8 7 (9.86%) ITIL
9 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.45%) Data Management
9 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.04%) Demand Management
10 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.04%) Operations Management
10 5 (7.04%) Logistics
10 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 17 (23.94%) Java
3 12 (16.90%) Python
4 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.27%) C#
6 3 (4.23%) C
6 3 (4.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) APMP
3 6 (8.45%) ISEB
3 6 (8.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.82%) MCP
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) VMware
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
2 7 (9.86%) Nortel
2 7 (9.86%) Cisco
2 7 (9.86%) Avaya
2 7 (9.86%) Juniper
3 6 (8.45%) Clearswift
3 6 (8.45%) IBM
3 6 (8.45%) HP
3 6 (8.45%) Brocade
3 6 (8.45%) Fujitsu
3 6 (8.45%) BT
4 5 (7.04%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.63%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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