The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 153 176 200
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 71 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.27% 0.73% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.75% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 31
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,820 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+3.64% -4.76%
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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

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 5 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Birmingham +11 44 £52,500 +5.00%
Coventry - 11 £52,500 -
Staffordshire -9 5 £35,000 -18.12%
Solihull -5 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Warwickshire +13 3 £45,000 +12.50%
West Bromwich - 1 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 50 (46.30%) ITIL
2 36 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 30 (27.78%) Service Delivery
5 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (24.07%) Project Management
7 25 (23.15%) Finance
8 22 (20.37%) MS Excel
8 22 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (18.52%) Cisco
10 18 (16.67%) VMware
11 17 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (14.81%) Change Management
12 16 (14.81%) SLA
13 15 (13.89%) Citrix
14 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2
15 12 (11.11%) Retail
15 12 (11.11%) Performance Management
16 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (10.19%) SQL
17 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
17 10 (9.26%) Unix
17 10 (9.26%) HP
17 10 (9.26%) Business Continuity
18 9 (8.33%) Line Management
18 9 (8.33%) Change Control
18 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
18 9 (8.33%) Scrum
18 9 (8.33%) Linux
19 8 (7.41%) Oracle

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (1.85%) FormScape
1 2 (1.85%) SAS
2 1 (0.93%) JBoss
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.85%) IaaS
2 2 (1.85%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.56%) Network Security
3 5 (4.63%) BGP
3 5 (4.63%) Multicast
3 5 (4.63%) OSPF
4 4 (3.70%) Firewall
4 4 (3.70%) Internet
4 4 (3.70%) LAN
4 4 (3.70%) WAN
5 3 (2.78%) DNS
5 3 (2.78%) SAN
5 3 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.85%) DSL
6 2 (1.85%) IPv4
6 2 (1.85%) IPv6
6 2 (1.85%) MPLS
6 2 (1.85%) VPLS
6 2 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) HTTP
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) GIS
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 25 (23.15%) Finance
2 12 (11.11%) Retail
3 6 (5.56%) Back Office
4 5 (4.63%) Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
1 7 (6.48%) HTML
2 4 (3.70%) Web Services
3 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.78%) Middleware
4 2 (1.85%) HTML5
4 2 (1.85%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) J2EE
5 1 (0.93%) JDBC
5 1 (0.93%) REST
5 1 (0.93%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) Spring
5 1 (0.93%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.93%) WSDL
5 1 (0.93%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) NHS
4 2 (1.85%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) LLPG
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Unix
2 9 (8.33%) Linux
3 7 (6.48%) Solaris
4 6 (5.56%) Windows
5 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.85%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.30%) ITIL
2 30 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (24.07%) Project Management
5 22 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (14.81%) Change Management
7 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2
8 12 (11.11%) Performance Management
9 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.26%) Business Continuity
11 9 (8.33%) Change Control
11 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 9 (8.33%) Line Management
11 9 (8.33%) Scrum
12 8 (7.41%) Kanban
12 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
13 7 (6.48%) People Management
13 7 (6.48%) Service Management
14 6 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.63%) C#
4 4 (3.70%) Java
5 3 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (1.85%) VB
6 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.85%) VBA
6 2 (1.85%) VBScript
7 1 (0.93%) Perl
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) CCNA
1 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.63%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.78%) CCNP
3 3 (2.78%) PMP
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.93%) APMP
5 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.93%) SCOM
1 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.52%) Cisco
3 18 (16.67%) VMware
4 15 (13.89%) Citrix
5 10 (9.26%) HP
6 8 (7.41%) Oracle
7 7 (6.48%) NetApp
8 6 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.70%) F5
10 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.85%) CODA
11 2 (1.85%) Cognos
11 2 (1.85%) IFS
11 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.85%) Netezza
11 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow