The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 65 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 7 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 1.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £50,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Technical Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
572 552 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.45% 97.70% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 502 469 568
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Taunton - 4 £50,500 -
Bath +10 2 £50,750 +4.10%
Technical Manager
South West

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Compliance Audit
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Compliance Audit
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware