The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 369 348 346
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 834 762 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.69% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.72% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 653 579 769
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 18 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -14 783 £55,000 +10.00% 77
London -35 352 £57,500 - 36
South East +27 208 £50,000 - 19
City of London -31 61 £70,000 +16.66% 10
Surrey +15 56 £48,750 +3.72% 3
West Midlands +21 49 £52,500 +11.70% 6
Berkshire +10 48 £53,250 -3.18% 3
South West +5 38 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Sussex +37 37 £71,500 +24.34% 6
Yorkshire -60 36 £57,500 +15.00% 4
North West -6 35 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East of England -25 35 £47,500 -24.00% 6
Birmingham +30 30 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Horsham - 29 £71,500 - 5
West Yorkshire -44 28 £57,500 +15.00% 4
East Midlands -27 27 £47,500 -7.76% 1
Oxfordshire -1 26 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Manchester +4 22 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hampshire -14 21 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Leeds -34 21 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Scotland -7 20 £42,500 -8.10% 5
Guildford +5 19 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Bristol +15 18 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Solihull +14 15 £42,500 +80.85%
Wiltshire +3 15 £28,500 -34.85%
Reading -8 15 £50,000 -9.09%
Nottinghamshire 0 13 £46,000 -20.00%
Nottingham +5 12 £46,000 -20.00%
East Sussex -10 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Wales - 11 £29,500 - 2

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 607 (39.06%) Project Management
2 375 (24.13%) Finance
3 311 (20.01%) PRINCE2
4 265 (17.05%) ITIL
5 257 (16.54%) Windows
6 248 (15.96%) Microsoft
7 209 (13.45%) Scrum
8 188 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
9 172 (11.07%) .NET
10 168 (10.81%) MS Excel
11 158 (10.17%) SQL
12 146 (9.40%) Degree
13 142 (9.14%) Java
13 142 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 137 (8.82%) Telecoms
14 137 (8.82%) Oracle
15 125 (8.04%) VMware
16 119 (7.66%) SQL Server
17 109 (7.01%) HTML
18 108 (6.95%) Service Delivery
19 104 (6.69%) Retail
19 104 (6.69%) Waterfall
20 99 (6.37%) Service Management
21 93 (5.98%) Active Directory
22 91 (5.86%) Cisco
23 89 (5.73%) Marketing
24 88 (5.66%) Risk Management
24 88 (5.66%) SAN
25 86 (5.53%) C#
26 83 (5.34%) CSS

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 71 (4.57%) CMS
2 61 (3.93%) MS Exchange
3 60 (3.86%) IIS
4 52 (3.35%) SharePoint
5 28 (1.80%) Apache
6 27 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 26 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (1.29%) WebSphere
8 20 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (0.64%) Drupal
10 10 (0.64%) CICS
10 10 (0.64%) SAS
10 10 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.58%) Lync
11 9 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (0.45%) WordPress
13 4 (0.26%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 168 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.73%) MS Project
3 55 (3.54%) MS Office
4 18 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.32%) Mingle
8 2 (0.13%) Houdini
8 2 (0.13%) Maya
9 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.064%) InDesign
9 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.58%) Magento
3 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.32%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.13%) AWD
6 2 (0.13%) AquaLogic BPM
6 2 (0.13%) OpenWorks
6 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.13%) HiPortfolio
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.13%) Summit
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.064%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.064%) BASE24
7 1 (0.064%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.83%) SaaS
2 17 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.03%) Office 365
4 10 (0.64%) Google Apps
5 9 (0.58%) IaaS
6 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.19%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.19%) Heroku
9 3 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 88 (5.66%) SAN
2 58 (3.73%) Firewall
3 52 (3.35%) Internet
4 40 (2.57%) LAN
5 39 (2.51%) WAN
6 34 (2.19%) DNS
7 29 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 19 (1.22%) HTTP
9 18 (1.16%) NAS
10 15 (0.97%) FTP
11 13 (0.84%) Wireless
11 13 (0.84%) VoIP
12 12 (0.77%) SMTP
12 12 (0.77%) MPLS
12 12 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (0.64%) VLAN
13 10 (0.64%) Unified Communications
14 9 (0.58%) LDAP
14 9 (0.58%) SSL
14 9 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.77%) MySQL
3 40 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (2.32%) Relational Database
5 28 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 22 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (1.22%) QlikView
8 17 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
9 15 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 14 (0.90%) DB2
11 13 (0.84%) Spotfire
12 11 (0.71%) Big Data
13 8 (0.51%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.32%) DataStage
15 5 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.32%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 43 (2.77%) JIRA
2 20 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.58%) Subversion
5 8 (0.51%) Maven
6 6 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.39%) Bugzilla
7 5 (0.32%) Selenium
8 4 (0.26%) EasyMock
8 4 (0.26%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.26%) JUnit
9 3 (0.19%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.19%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.13%) Redmine
10 2 (0.13%) LSMW
11 1 (0.064%) NUnit
General
1 375 (24.13%) Finance
2 137 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 104 (6.69%) Retail
4 89 (5.73%) Marketing
5 77 (4.95%) Banking
6 76 (4.89%) Advertising
7 56 (3.60%) Games
8 39 (2.51%) Manufacturing
9 32 (2.06%) Publishing
10 29 (1.87%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.67%) Electronics
12 20 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.22%) Legal
14 17 (1.09%) Billing
15 12 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.64%) Automotive
17 8 (0.51%) Back Office
18 7 (0.45%) Law
19 6 (0.39%) German Language
20 5 (0.32%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (11.07%) .NET
2 109 (7.01%) HTML
3 83 (5.34%) CSS
4 80 (5.15%) XML
5 54 (3.47%) ASP.NET
6 42 (2.70%) J2EE
7 31 (1.99%) Web Services
8 26 (1.67%) LAMP
9 23 (1.48%) Spring
9 23 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (1.42%) HTML5
11 20 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 19 (1.22%) Hibernate
13 17 (1.09%) Middleware
14 16 (1.03%) XSLT
15 15 (0.97%) REST
16 13 (0.84%) iOS SDK
17 10 (0.64%) SAP Basis
18 9 (0.58%) RESTful
19 8 (0.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (3.15%) Computer Science
2 45 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (2.64%) Management Information System
4 39 (2.51%) Digital Media
5 36 (2.32%) Social Media
6 35 (2.25%) Open Source
7 29 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 29 (1.87%) Clustering
8 26 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (1.35%) Derivative
10 19 (1.22%) Equities
11 17 (1.09%) FMCG
12 14 (0.90%) Kindle
12 14 (0.90%) PMI
13 12 (0.77%) CMDB
13 12 (0.77%) New Media
13 12 (0.77%) Mainframe
13 12 (0.77%) Replication
14 11 (0.71%) Firmware
14 11 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 257 (16.54%) Windows
2 67 (4.31%) Linux
3 65 (4.18%) UNIX
4 55 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 53 (3.41%) Android
6 47 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.03%) Solaris
10 15 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (0.77%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.64%) Mac OS
13 9 (0.58%) FreeBSD
13 9 (0.58%) zOS
13 9 (0.58%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.26%) HPUX
16 3 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (39.06%) Project Management
2 311 (20.01%) PRINCE2
3 265 (17.05%) ITIL
4 209 (13.45%) Scrum
5 188 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 108 (6.95%) Service Delivery
8 104 (6.69%) Waterfall
9 99 (6.37%) Service Management
10 88 (5.66%) Risk Management
11 83 (5.34%) E-Commerce
11 83 (5.34%) Software Engineering
12 75 (4.83%) Content Management
13 73 (4.70%) Change Management
14 58 (3.73%) RUP
15 57 (3.67%) Problem Management
16 56 (3.60%) Resource Management
16 56 (3.60%) ITSM
17 53 (3.41%) Web Development
18 52 (3.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (10.17%) SQL
2 142 (9.14%) Java
3 86 (5.53%) C#
4 81 (5.21%) JavaScript
5 40 (2.57%) PHP
6 32 (2.06%) C
7 20 (1.29%) Perl
7 20 (1.29%) VB.NET
8 17 (1.09%) C++
9 13 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 12 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.64%) Ruby
12 9 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 9 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.45%) Groovy
14 6 (0.39%) VB
15 5 (0.32%) Python
16 4 (0.26%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.26%) XQuery
16 4 (0.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 146 (9.40%) Degree
2 63 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
3 61 (3.93%) PMI Certification
4 58 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 54 (3.47%) PMP
6 40 (2.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 38 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (1.48%) MCSE
8 23 (1.48%) Security Cleared
9 18 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.77%) CCNP
11 10 (0.64%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.64%) MCITP
11 10 (0.64%) CCNA
12 9 (0.58%) MCTS
13 8 (0.51%) ISEB
13 8 (0.51%) MCP
14 7 (0.45%) CCDP
15 6 (0.39%) CISSP
16 5 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.18%) QA
2 53 (3.41%) SLA
3 21 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.39%) COBIT
6 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.19%) Basel III
8 2 (0.13%) Dublin Core
8 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.13%) GMP
8 2 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 93 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 66 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.03%) XenApp
5 15 (0.97%) vSphere
6 11 (0.71%) Xen
7 9 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.58%) XenServer
8 8 (0.51%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.19%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.13%) Varnish
11 1 (0.064%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.064%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (1.42%) SCCM
1 22 (1.42%) WSUS
2 11 (0.71%) SCOM
3 10 (0.64%) NetBackup
4 9 (0.58%) OpenView
4 9 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.32%) NSN NetAct
7 4 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.26%) OVPI
7 4 (0.26%) Netcool
7 4 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.26%) TeMIP
7 4 (0.26%) HP NNM
8 3 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.19%) Cacti
9 2 (0.13%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.13%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (0.13%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 248 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 137 (8.82%) Oracle
3 125 (8.04%) VMware
4 91 (5.86%) Cisco
5 80 (5.15%) Citrix
6 52 (3.35%) HP
7 51 (3.28%) IBM
8 49 (3.15%) SAP
9 43 (2.77%) NetApp
10 32 (2.06%) EMC
11 29 (1.87%) Google
12 28 (1.80%) Nokia
13 27 (1.74%) Symbian
13 27 (1.74%) Apple
14 22 (1.42%) Business Objects
15 17 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (1.09%) Tableau
16 16 (1.03%) Dell
17 15 (0.97%) Remedy
17 15 (0.97%) Siebel
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NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5k car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
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Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
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Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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