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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 430 415 376
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 606 740 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.68% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.70% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 488 605 694
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,820 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.64% -

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -8 578 £55,000 +3.77% 67
London +13 250 £65,000 +8.33% 26
South East -41 97 £56,250 +3.21% 12
North West +21 48 £51,500 +5.64% 6
East of England +2 48 £51,250 -6.81% 4
City of London +55 43 £65,000 +8.33% 10
West Midlands -2 42 £53,750 +8.04% 3
South West +14 37 £51,820 +21.92% 7
Yorkshire -5 36 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Manchester +8 27 £51,820 -9.87% 5
Berkshire +9 24 £60,500 +5.21% 3
Birmingham -14 24 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridgeshire +24 23 £53,500 +0.94% 3
Surrey +31 21 £82,500 +29.41% 4
Hertfordshire +34 20 £47,500 -20.83%
Bristol +18 19 £51,820 +21.92% 3
Staines +9 16 £90,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire +4 16 £40,250 -5.29% 2
West Yorkshire -7 16 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Scotland +21 15 £51,000 -7.27% 4
Cambridge +17 15 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Leeds +9 15 £36,250 -27.50% 3
Oxfordshire +6 15 £45,000 -18.18%
Brighton +5 14 £50,000 +53.84% 1
East Sussex -2 14 £50,000 +53.84% 1
East Midlands +11 13 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Hampshire +2 12 £43,500 -17.14% 2
Merseyside - 12 £51,000 -
Liverpool - 12 £51,000 -
St Albans - 11 £54,500 -

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 449 (38.12%) Project Management
2 334 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (21.65%) Finance
4 223 (18.93%) PRINCE2
5 197 (16.72%) Microsoft
6 190 (16.13%) ITIL
7 170 (14.43%) Degree
8 166 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 162 (13.75%) Scrum
10 158 (13.41%) SQL
11 133 (11.29%) .NET
12 132 (11.21%) Java
13 123 (10.44%) Windows
14 112 (9.51%) Linux
15 110 (9.34%) Service Delivery
16 104 (8.83%) MS Excel
17 99 (8.40%) SQL Server
17 99 (8.40%) SDLC
18 97 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
19 91 (7.72%) Presales
20 83 (7.05%) JavaScript
21 80 (6.79%) HTML
22 78 (6.62%) Data Centre
22 78 (6.62%) C#
22 78 (6.62%) Marketing
23 77 (6.54%) Cisco
24 73 (6.20%) VMware
25 72 (6.11%) Service Management
26 69 (5.86%) Active Directory
27 68 (5.77%) Change Management

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 29 (2.46%) IIS
2 25 (2.12%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.12%) SAS
3 20 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.44%) CMS
5 13 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 10 (0.85%) Apache
7 9 (0.76%) Confluence
7 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.68%) Drupal
8 8 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.59%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.42%) JBoss
11 5 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 104 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.74%) MS Project
3 34 (2.89%) MS Office
4 24 (2.04%) SPSS
5 19 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.085%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 15 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.59%) Magento
3 5 (0.42%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.34%) Unica
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.25%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.17%) Primavera
6 2 (0.17%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.085%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.01%) SaaS
2 46 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.63%) IaaS
5 28 (2.38%) PaaS
6 19 (1.61%) Office 365
7 10 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.25%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.085%) AdWords
12 1 (0.085%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.085%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.085%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.09%) Firewall
2 49 (4.16%) SAN
3 46 (3.90%) LAN
4 44 (3.74%) WAN
5 38 (3.23%) Internet
6 32 (2.72%) DNS
7 29 (2.46%) Network Security
8 19 (1.61%) DHCP
8 19 (1.61%) TCP/IP
9 18 (1.53%) WLAN
10 16 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (1.36%) Wireless
11 15 (1.27%) VPN
12 14 (1.19%) VLAN
13 12 (1.02%) VoIP
14 11 (0.93%) GSM
14 11 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
15 9 (0.76%) HTTP
15 9 (0.76%) NAS
15 9 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.75%) Big Data
3 45 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
4 41 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 29 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (2.12%) GIS
7 25 (2.12%) Hadoop
8 23 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.02%) MySQL
10 12 (1.02%) SAP HANA
11 10 (0.85%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.42%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.42%) QlikView
13 5 (0.42%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (3.74%) JIRA
2 7 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.51%) HP UFT
3 6 (0.51%) Maven
4 5 (0.42%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.42%) Subversion
5 4 (0.34%) Hudson
5 4 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (0.34%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.17%) Log4j
7 2 (0.17%) Selenium
7 2 (0.17%) VersionOne
7 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.085%) Ant
8 1 (0.085%) AppScan
8 1 (0.085%) JIRA Agile
General
1 255 (21.65%) Finance
2 78 (6.62%) Marketing
3 65 (5.52%) Banking
4 58 (4.92%) Retail
5 54 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.87%) Billing
8 21 (1.78%) Games
9 20 (1.70%) Advertising
9 20 (1.70%) Front Office
10 19 (1.61%) Back Office
11 18 (1.53%) German Language
12 14 (1.19%) Electronics
13 13 (1.10%) Law
14 12 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 12 (1.02%) Legal
15 10 (0.85%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.68%) Automotive
16 8 (0.68%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (11.29%) .NET
2 80 (6.79%) HTML
3 44 (3.74%) CSS
4 37 (3.14%) XML
5 27 (2.29%) Web Services
6 21 (1.78%) HTML5
7 20 (1.70%) Middleware
8 19 (1.61%) ASP.NET
9 15 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
10 13 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 13 (1.10%) SOAP
11 12 (1.02%) Spring
12 10 (0.85%) .NET Framework
12 10 (0.85%) jQuery
12 10 (0.85%) SAP Fiori
12 10 (0.85%) SAPUI5
13 9 (0.76%) J2EE
14 8 (0.68%) LAMP
14 8 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (0.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 55 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 39 (3.31%) NHS
5 36 (3.06%) User Experience
6 35 (2.97%) Fintech
7 29 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.46%) Visualisation
8 26 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.87%) Virtual Team
11 16 (1.36%) PMI
12 14 (1.19%) Derivative
13 13 (1.10%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.93%) Smartphone
15 10 (0.85%) Equities
16 9 (0.76%) Digital Media
16 9 (0.76%) Life Science
16 9 (0.76%) Public Cloud
17 8 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 123 (10.44%) Windows
2 112 (9.51%) Linux
3 62 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 57 (4.84%) Unix
5 24 (2.04%) Solaris
6 22 (1.87%) Android
7 19 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.53%) OpenVMS
9 16 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.10%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.93%) AIX
12 8 (0.68%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.51%) HPUX
13 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.25%) Debian
16 2 (0.17%) CentOS
16 2 (0.17%) Fedora
16 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (38.12%) Project Management
2 334 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (18.93%) PRINCE2
4 190 (16.13%) ITIL
5 166 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 162 (13.75%) Scrum
7 110 (9.34%) Service Delivery
8 99 (8.40%) SDLC
9 91 (7.72%) Presales
10 72 (6.11%) Service Management
11 68 (5.77%) Change Management
11 68 (5.77%) Line Management
12 60 (5.09%) E-Commerce
12 60 (5.09%) Mentoring
13 59 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
14 58 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 56 (4.75%) CRM
16 55 (4.67%) Business Analysis
17 54 (4.58%) Analytics
18 48 (4.07%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 158 (13.41%) SQL
2 132 (11.21%) Java
3 83 (7.05%) JavaScript
4 78 (6.62%) C#
5 58 (4.92%) Python
6 33 (2.80%) PHP
7 32 (2.72%) VB.NET
8 28 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 20 (1.70%) C
10 10 (0.85%) C++
10 10 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 9 (0.76%) ABAP
11 9 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.59%) Perl
13 5 (0.42%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.34%) Ruby
15 3 (0.25%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.25%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.25%) X++
16 2 (0.17%) Cython
Qualifications
1 170 (14.43%) Degree
2 56 (4.75%) PMI Certification
3 55 (4.67%) PMP
4 52 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 18 (1.53%) APMP
7 18 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.27%) MCSE
8 15 (1.27%) Security Cleared
9 14 (1.19%) CCNA
9 14 (1.19%) CCNP
10 11 (0.93%) BICSI Certification
11 10 (0.85%) CCIP
12 7 (0.59%) CISSP
13 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.34%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.25%) CISA
15 3 (0.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.84%) SLA
2 36 (3.06%) QA
3 23 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.68%) COBIT
7 7 (0.59%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.42%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.25%) EMIR
9 3 (0.25%) MiFID
9 3 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.085%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.085%) HL7
10 1 (0.085%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.085%) WCAG
System Software
1 69 (5.86%) Active Directory
2 45 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.68%) Terminal Server
5 5 (0.42%) Docker
5 5 (0.42%) KVM
5 5 (0.42%) vSphere
6 4 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.34%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.25%) Firmware
7 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.085%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.085%) Varnish
8 1 (0.085%) vCloud
8 1 (0.085%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.085%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (1.36%) SCCM
2 12 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (0.59%) WSUS
4 5 (0.42%) Ansible
4 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.25%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.25%) Cacti
5 3 (0.25%) Graphite
5 3 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.25%) Nagios
5 3 (0.25%) Nessus
5 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.25%) Puppet
6 2 (0.17%) Control-M
6 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.17%) Nmap
7 1 (0.085%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.085%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.085%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.085%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 197 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 77 (6.54%) Cisco
3 73 (6.20%) VMware
4 67 (5.69%) SAP
5 47 (3.99%) Oracle
6 28 (2.38%) Citrix
6 28 (2.38%) HP
7 24 (2.04%) Tableau
8 22 (1.87%) NetApp
9 18 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.36%) Juniper
11 15 (1.27%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.02%) IBM
13 11 (0.93%) CheckPoint
13 11 (0.93%) Google
14 9 (0.76%) Becrypt
15 6 (0.51%) Palo Alto
15 6 (0.51%) Sun
15 6 (0.51%) Sybase
16 5 (0.42%) Apple
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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