The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Manager
Rank 862 848 862
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Manager 16 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.046% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 18
Average salary £50,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £97,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-16.29% -3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK.

Senior Technical Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
England -35 14 £50,000 -31.03%
London -22 12 £43,500 -40.00%
Edinburgh - 2 £64,500 -
Scotland - 2 £64,500 -
South East -30 1 £50,000 -28.57%
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Manager in their job title.

1 25 (47.17%) Project Management
2 16 (30.19%) Finance
3 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (26.42%) SQL
5 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2
5 13 (24.53%) Degree
6 12 (22.64%) ITIL
7 10 (18.87%) MS Project
8 9 (16.98%) Banking
9 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (13.21%) CMS
9 7 (13.21%) PMP
9 7 (13.21%) PMI Certification
10 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
10 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 6 (11.32%) Migration
11 5 (9.43%) Workflow
11 5 (9.43%) Information Security
11 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.43%) SAN
11 5 (9.43%) MS Office
11 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.43%) C#
11 5 (9.43%) Windows
12 4 (7.55%) HTML
12 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
12 4 (7.55%) .NET
12 4 (7.55%) UNIX
12 4 (7.55%) CSS
12 4 (7.55%) Middleware

Senior Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) CMS
2 4 (7.55%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Project
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.43%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) PBX
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Front Office
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
1 4 (7.55%) CSS
1 4 (7.55%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.89%) IPTV
1 1 (1.89%) Physics
1 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.89%) Clustering
1 1 (1.89%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 2 (3.77%) AIX
3 2 (3.77%) Solaris
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Project Management
2 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2
4 12 (22.64%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) Migration
7 5 (9.43%) Workflow
7 5 (9.43%) Information Security
8 4 (7.55%) Content Management
8 4 (7.55%) WFM
8 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.55%) Line Management
9 3 (5.66%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.66%) Change Management
9 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.77%) CRM
10 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.89%) VBScript
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) VBA
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) PMP
2 7 (13.21%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) RHCE
4 1 (1.89%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
1 4 (7.55%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.66%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) Brocade
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) EMC
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle