The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 187 197 181
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 42 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 13
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £27,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the West Midlands region.

Technical Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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
Staffordshire +14 16 £51,500 +47.14% 1
Birmingham +4 12 £60,250 -7.30% 1
Walsall - 4 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -20 1 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 28 (34.57%) Project Management
2 27 (33.33%) Windows
3 20 (24.69%) ITIL
4 18 (22.22%) VMware
4 18 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 17 (20.99%) Service Delivery
6 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (16.05%) Finance
7 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
8 12 (14.81%) Service Management
8 12 (14.81%) Linux
8 12 (14.81%) Windows Server
9 11 (13.58%) Unified Communications
9 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
9 11 (13.58%) Citrix
10 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
10 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.11%) Change Management
11 9 (11.11%) SQL
11 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
12 8 (9.88%) SAN
12 8 (9.88%) Office 365
12 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (8.64%) Release Management
13 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (8.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (8.64%) Presales
13 7 (8.64%) VoIP
13 7 (8.64%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS Project
4 2 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
2 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) Unified Communications
2 8 (9.88%) SAN
3 7 (8.64%) VoIP
4 4 (4.94%) LAN
4 4 (4.94%) WAN
5 3 (3.70%) HTTP
6 2 (2.47%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) Firewall
7 1 (1.23%) Intranet
7 1 (1.23%) IPsec
7 1 (1.23%) SSL
7 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Big Data
2 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.47%) DB2
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Legal
2 3 (3.70%) Military
3 2 (2.47%) Billing
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.47%) Ajax
2 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (2.47%) Flash
2 2 (2.47%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) JSON
2 2 (2.47%) REST
2 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (2.47%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) CSS
3 1 (1.23%) HTML5
3 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Photography
5 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) Linux
2 12 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) Project Management
2 20 (24.69%) ITIL
3 17 (20.99%) Service Delivery
4 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (14.81%) Service Management
6 9 (11.11%) Change Management
6 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.64%) Information Security
7 7 (8.64%) Presales
7 7 (8.64%) Release Management
8 6 (7.41%) Coaching
8 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.94%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.94%) Matrix Management
9 4 (4.94%) Validation
9 4 (4.94%) Workflow
10 3 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.70%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) ABAP
3 2 (2.47%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) CCA
2 3 (3.70%) CISA
2 3 (3.70%) CISM
2 3 (3.70%) CISSP
2 3 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.70%) CRISC
2 3 (3.70%) MCITP
2 3 (3.70%) MCSE
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) COBIT
1 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) VMware
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.58%) Citrix
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco
5 4 (4.94%) SAP
5 4 (4.94%) Siebel
6 2 (2.47%) Greenplum
6 2 (2.47%) Netezza
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.47%) Teradata
6 2 (2.47%) Vertica
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