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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 222 171 199
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 28 65 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 1.06% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 14
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £59,250
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
5628 5880 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.06% 95.95% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4881 4334
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -44 10 £50,000 -33.33% 2
Cornwall - 8 £30,000 -
Devon -3 5 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 4 £39,000 -23.90% 1
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
Wiltshire -27 1 £50,000 - 2
Dorset - 1 £45,000 -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (30.77%) Project Management
2 16 (24.62%) ITIL
3 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 15 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.46%) Degree
5 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.46%) Service Management
6 11 (16.92%) VMware
7 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
8 8 (12.31%) CSS
8 8 (12.31%) HTML
8 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.31%) Marketing
8 8 (12.31%) Finance
9 7 (10.77%) Java
9 7 (10.77%) SDLC
9 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.77%) WatchGuard
9 7 (10.77%) Time Management
10 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.23%) Veeam
10 6 (9.23%) jQuery
10 6 (9.23%) Line Management
10 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
10 6 (9.23%) MS Project
10 6 (9.23%) Windows
10 6 (9.23%) PMP
10 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Project
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 3 (4.62%) MPLS
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) VLAN
4 1 (1.54%) SMS
4 1 (1.54%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) PCoIP
4 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.23%) Maven
2 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.15%) Ant
3 2 (3.08%) Selenium
3 2 (3.08%) JUnit
3 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (12.31%) Marketing
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Electronics
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Automotive
5 1 (1.54%) Law
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) CSS
1 8 (12.31%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) jQuery
3 5 (7.69%) Ajax
3 5 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (3.08%) RESTful
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.08%) Ember.js
4 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) Lucene
4 2 (3.08%) Spring
4 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Statistics
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.08%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Project Management
2 16 (24.62%) ITIL
3 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 15 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.46%) Service Management
6 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.77%) SDLC
7 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.77%) Time Management
8 6 (9.23%) Line Management
9 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.15%) Change Management
10 4 (6.15%) Scrum
11 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.62%) Coaching
11 3 (4.62%) People Management
11 3 (4.62%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) Java
2 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.15%) C
3 4 (6.15%) C++
3 4 (6.15%) Embedded C
3 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.08%) SQL
4 2 (3.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) PMP
2 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.08%) MAPM
4 2 (3.08%) APMG
4 2 (3.08%) MCP
4 2 (3.08%) MCSE
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.54%) APMP
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) XenApp
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) Firmware
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.54%) KVM
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Zenoss
1 2 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.08%) WSUS
1 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.92%) VMware
3 7 (10.77%) WatchGuard
4 6 (9.23%) Veeam
5 5 (7.69%) Kaspersky
6 2 (3.08%) Sophos
6 2 (3.08%) Symantec
6 2 (3.08%) NetApp
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.08%) Citrix
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) EMC
7 1 (1.54%) Intel
7 1 (1.54%) Apple
7 1 (1.54%) Teradici
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