The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 463 360 364
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 572 905 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.84% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.88% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 465 722 771
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £38,400 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Manager
Salary Trend

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -97 546 £55,000 - 74
London -60 272 £60,000 +4.34% 26
South East -72 104 £50,000 -9.09% 10
West Midlands +1 54 £52,500 -4.54% 9
East of England +25 38 £48,750 +0.72% 10
City of London +40 36 £62,500 +4.16% 7
Surrey +9 27 £70,000 +64.70% 2
Hampshire +13 26 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Birmingham -4 25 £47,500 -22.44% 3
Berkshire -17 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South West -1 22 £47,500 +8.57% 8
North West -10 21 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Hertfordshire +25 19 £53,750 +7.50%
East Midlands +8 17 £50,000 +5.26%
Yorkshire -32 13 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Nottinghamshire +7 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Stevenage - 11 £60,000 -
Coventry +9 10 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 10 £46,250 -19.56% 4
Bracknell -5 10 £56,250 +2.73%
West Sussex -7 10 £59,000 +7.27% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £40,500 -14.73%
Nottingham +14 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Reading +7 9 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Scotland -14 9 £50,500 -12.17% 1
Basingstoke - 9 £34,500 - 1
Wales 0 8 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Warwickshire -10 8 £55,000 -
Manchester -10 8 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Guildford +3 7 £45,000 -21.73%

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Technical Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 439 (35.55%) Project Management
2 321 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
3 302 (24.45%) Finance
4 227 (18.38%) Microsoft
5 209 (16.92%) ITIL
6 196 (15.87%) SQL
7 195 (15.79%) Degree
8 194 (15.71%) PRINCE2
9 169 (13.68%) Scrum
10 166 (13.44%) Windows
11 163 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 160 (12.96%) .NET
13 140 (11.34%) SQL Server
14 133 (10.77%) Java
15 123 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
16 119 (9.64%) Telecoms
17 118 (9.55%) C#
17 118 (9.55%) MS Excel
18 110 (8.91%) Presales
19 103 (8.34%) Data Centre
20 95 (7.69%) Service Delivery
21 93 (7.53%) Linux
22 85 (6.88%) Computer Science
22 85 (6.88%) Windows Server
23 84 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
24 83 (6.72%) VMware
25 81 (6.56%) Retail
25 81 (6.56%) Marketing
25 81 (6.56%) Product Management
26 80 (6.48%) SDLC

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (3.72%) IIS
2 37 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.51%) SAS
4 27 (2.19%) MS Exchange
5 25 (2.02%) CMS
6 18 (1.46%) Apache
7 12 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.73%) JBoss
10 8 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.40%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.40%) WordPress
13 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 118 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 66 (5.34%) MS Project
3 60 (4.86%) MS Office
4 30 (2.43%) SPSS
5 23 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.32%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.24%) OrCAD
8 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.16%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.16%) Stata
10 1 (0.081%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.65%) Primavera
3 7 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.49%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.49%) Unica
5 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.32%) Magento
5 4 (0.32%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.24%) FastStats
7 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.16%) Toggl
8 1 (0.081%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.081%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (4.86%) SaaS
2 33 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.70%) IaaS
5 19 (1.54%) Office 365
6 16 (1.30%) PaaS
7 15 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.73%) GitHub
9 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.16%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.081%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.081%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.081%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.081%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.081%) Heroku
11 1 (0.081%) Route 53
11 1 (0.081%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.64%) SAN
2 39 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 36 (2.91%) Internet
4 30 (2.43%) LAN
4 30 (2.43%) WAN
5 23 (1.86%) DNS
6 22 (1.78%) Firewall
6 22 (1.78%) VoIP
7 16 (1.30%) VPN
8 15 (1.21%) Unified Communications
9 13 (1.05%) DHCP
9 13 (1.05%) Wireless
10 11 (0.89%) Broadband
10 11 (0.89%) HTTP
10 11 (0.89%) NAS
10 11 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (0.81%) GSM
11 10 (0.81%) MPLS
12 9 (0.73%) Network Security
12 9 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.75%) Big Data
3 42 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
4 35 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 33 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (2.51%) Hadoop
7 28 (2.27%) GIS
7 28 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.94%) MySQL
9 16 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.05%) Data Mining
10 13 (1.05%) SAP BI
11 11 (0.89%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.81%) SAP HANA
13 9 (0.73%) MongoDB
14 8 (0.65%) DB2
15 6 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.49%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 53 (4.29%) JIRA
2 13 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 12 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.73%) Selenium
6 8 (0.65%) Subversion
7 7 (0.57%) HP UFT
7 7 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.49%) JUnit
8 6 (0.49%) Maven
9 5 (0.40%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.32%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.32%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.24%) Ant
11 3 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.24%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.24%) VersionOne
11 3 (0.24%) ZenHub
12 2 (0.16%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.16%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 302 (24.45%) Finance
2 119 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 81 (6.56%) Marketing
3 81 (6.56%) Retail
4 75 (6.07%) Banking
5 34 (2.75%) Advertising
6 33 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.86%) Games
7 23 (1.86%) German Language
8 22 (1.78%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.62%) Law
10 19 (1.54%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.46%) Billing
12 15 (1.21%) Front Office
12 15 (1.21%) Legal
13 13 (1.05%) French Language
14 11 (0.89%) Back Office
14 11 (0.89%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.73%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.65%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (12.96%) .NET
2 72 (5.83%) HTML
3 45 (3.64%) XML
4 42 (3.40%) CSS
5 36 (2.91%) Web Services
6 33 (2.67%) ASP.NET
7 23 (1.86%) FIX Protocol
8 18 (1.46%) .NET Framework
8 18 (1.46%) HTML5
8 18 (1.46%) Middleware
9 13 (1.05%) Ajax
10 10 (0.81%) jQuery
10 10 (0.81%) SOAP
11 9 (0.73%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.73%) J2EE
11 9 (0.73%) Velocity
12 8 (0.65%) JSON
13 7 (0.57%) REST
13 7 (0.57%) SAP Basis
14 6 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 123 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (8.34%) Data Centre
3 85 (6.88%) Computer Science
4 41 (3.32%) User Experience
5 35 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 33 (2.67%) Visualisation
7 32 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 24 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.94%) Fintech
9 23 (1.86%) Derivative
10 21 (1.70%) Equities
11 17 (1.38%) PMI
12 16 (1.30%) Mainframe
13 14 (1.13%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.13%) Replication
14 13 (1.05%) Social Media
15 11 (0.89%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.81%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.73%) Blog
17 9 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 166 (13.44%) Windows
2 93 (7.53%) Linux
3 85 (6.88%) Windows Server
4 45 (3.64%) Unix
5 38 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (2.83%) Android
6 35 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (2.35%) Apple iOS
8 23 (1.86%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.81%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.24%) Debian
12 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.16%) NetWare
13 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.081%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (35.55%) Project Management
2 321 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (16.92%) ITIL
4 194 (15.71%) PRINCE2
5 169 (13.68%) Scrum
6 163 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 110 (8.91%) Presales
8 95 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 84 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
10 81 (6.56%) Product Management
11 80 (6.48%) SDLC
12 71 (5.75%) Analytics
12 71 (5.75%) Line Management
13 70 (5.67%) Change Management
14 59 (4.78%) Programme Management
15 57 (4.62%) Business Analysis
15 57 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 57 (4.62%) E-Commerce
16 55 (4.45%) Service Management
17 52 (4.21%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 196 (15.87%) SQL
2 133 (10.77%) Java
3 118 (9.55%) C#
4 73 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 69 (5.59%) Python
6 44 (3.56%) PHP
7 34 (2.75%) VB.NET
8 31 (2.51%) T-SQL
9 24 (1.94%) C++
10 19 (1.54%) C
11 16 (1.30%) Ruby
12 11 (0.89%) Perl
13 9 (0.73%) ABAP
13 9 (0.73%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.57%) VBScript
15 6 (0.49%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.49%) VB
16 5 (0.40%) sed
17 4 (0.32%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 195 (15.79%) Degree
2 60 (4.86%) PMI Certification
3 49 (3.97%) PMP
4 24 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.70%) APMP
5 21 (1.70%) MCSE
6 20 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (1.38%) Security Cleared
9 15 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.73%) MCITP
12 8 (0.65%) CISA
12 8 (0.65%) CISM
12 8 (0.65%) CISSP
12 8 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (0.57%) CCNP
13 7 (0.57%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.49%) PhD
15 5 (0.40%) BICSI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.51%) SLA
2 66 (5.34%) QA
3 25 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.13%) COBIT
4 14 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.40%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.081%) EMIR
9 1 (0.081%) FATCA
9 1 (0.081%) HL7
System Software
1 53 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.57%) Terminal Server
5 6 (0.49%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.49%) vSphere
6 5 (0.40%) KVM
6 5 (0.40%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
7 4 (0.32%) XenApp
8 3 (0.24%) Docker
8 3 (0.24%) Varnish
8 3 (0.24%) vCloud
9 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.081%) Firmware
10 1 (0.081%) Snort
10 1 (0.081%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (0.97%) SCCM
2 5 (0.40%) Cacti
3 4 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.32%) SCOM
4 3 (0.24%) Ansible
4 3 (0.24%) Ganglia
4 3 (0.24%) Graphite
4 3 (0.24%) Nagios
5 2 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.16%) Nessus
5 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.16%) Nmap
5 2 (0.16%) Puppet
5 2 (0.16%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.081%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.081%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.081%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.081%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 227 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 83 (6.72%) VMware
3 79 (6.40%) SAP
4 66 (5.34%) Oracle
5 51 (4.13%) Cisco
6 31 (2.51%) Tableau
7 29 (2.35%) IBM
8 26 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (2.02%) Citrix
10 19 (1.54%) HP
11 14 (1.13%) CheckPoint
12 12 (0.97%) Juniper
12 12 (0.97%) Rally
13 8 (0.65%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.57%) Apple
14 7 (0.57%) Google
14 7 (0.57%) Nokia Networks
14 7 (0.57%) Redknee
14 7 (0.57%) Remedy
15 6 (0.49%) EPiServer
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
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Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
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West London
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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