The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 204 189 181
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 24 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.56% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.59% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 37
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £28,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £77,500 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5729 5287 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.48% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 4476 4897
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bristol -4 12 £46,250 -40.32% 1
Somerset - 4 £42,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -9 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Dorset -18 3 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Wiltshire -9 2 £37,500 +31.57%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Project Management
3 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 11 (21.57%) Degree
6 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
6 10 (19.61%) Finance
7 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 9 (17.65%) Scrum
7 9 (17.65%) VMware
8 8 (15.69%) ITIL
8 8 (15.69%) CRM
8 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
8 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
10 6 (11.76%) Java
10 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (9.80%) .NET
11 5 (9.80%) HTML
11 5 (9.80%) OO
11 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (9.80%) HTML5
11 5 (9.80%) Statistics
11 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.84%) Java EE
12 4 (7.84%) NASTRAN
12 4 (7.84%) Retail
12 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) CATIA
2 4 (7.84%) NASTRAN
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) HTML
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
1 5 (9.80%) HTML5
2 4 (7.84%) Java EE
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Statistics
3 3 (5.88%) PMI
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Project Management
3 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
5 9 (17.65%) Scrum
6 8 (15.69%) CRM
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
7 5 (9.80%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.88%) Service Management
9 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.88%) Information Security
10 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.92%) Test Management
10 2 (3.92%) Data Security
11 1 (1.96%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.92%) Perforce
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday, great pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago