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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 234 205 198
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 21 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.65% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 39
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
5473 6027 5644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.76% 97.41% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4590 4942 4723
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,648
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
Somerset -6 7 £50,500 +18.82%
Bristol -9 5 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Wiltshire -3 4 £28,500 -43.00% 1
Dorset +7 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Devon +11 1 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Gloucestershire -2 1 £70,000 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 22 (45.83%) Project Management
2 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.67%) ITIL
5 8 (16.67%) Degree
6 7 (14.58%) Finance
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) SAP
7 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (12.50%) ERP
8 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.42%) B2B
8 5 (10.42%) SAP BI
8 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
8 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management
8 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.42%) SAP HANA
8 5 (10.42%) Business Transformation
8 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) VMware
9 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) FastStats
1 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) LAN
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) ADSL
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SAP BI
1 5 (10.42%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) Doctrine
2 1 (2.08%) LAMP
2 1 (2.08%) Symfony
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.08%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Project Management
2 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.50%) ERP
7 5 (10.42%) B2B
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) Business Transformation
7 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management
7 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.25%) Compliance Audit
9 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCITP
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) Iron Mountain
5 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.08%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.08%) Sophos
5 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago