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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 207 185 192
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 37 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.64% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 22
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
5938 5441 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4872 4572 4567
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 -8 10 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Somerset - 10 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 7 - - 1
Dorset - 5 £32,500 - 1
Wiltshire -10 3 £50,000 +75.43% 2
Devon -9 2 £52,500 +52.17%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (34.43%) Service Delivery
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) Project Management
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
5 14 (22.95%) Degree
6 11 (18.03%) Service Management
7 10 (16.39%) Statistics
7 10 (16.39%) Finance
7 10 (16.39%) ITIL
8 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
9 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
10 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.48%) Scrum
10 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
11 6 (9.84%) Time Management
11 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
11 6 (9.84%) PMI Certification
11 6 (9.84%) CRM
11 6 (9.84%) Windows
11 6 (9.84%) HTML
11 6 (9.84%) Java
11 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
12 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.20%) MS Project
12 5 (8.20%) PMP
12 5 (8.20%) Marketing
13 4 (6.56%) CATIA
13 4 (6.56%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (13.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 4 (6.56%) CATIA
3 4 (6.56%) NASTRAN
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.28%) VPN
1 2 (3.28%) MPLS
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
1 2 (3.28%) VLAN
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.56%) Ant
2 4 (6.56%) Maven
2 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.92%) Electronics
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) J2EE
2 4 (6.56%) CSS
2 4 (6.56%) Ajax
2 4 (6.56%) jQuery
3 2 (3.28%) HTML5
3 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Statistics
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) PMI
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Service Delivery
2 20 (32.79%) Project Management
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
5 11 (18.03%) Service Management
6 10 (16.39%) ITIL
7 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.48%) Scrum
9 6 (9.84%) CRM
9 6 (9.84%) Time Management
10 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.56%) Change Management
12 3 (4.92%) PLM
12 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.92%) Resource Management
12 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
12 3 (4.92%) Coaching
13 2 (3.28%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Java
2 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.56%) C
3 3 (4.92%) Embedded C
3 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++
3 3 (4.92%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.20%) PMP
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.28%) MAPM
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) APMG
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.28%) Perforce
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