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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 186 181 180
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 30 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.60% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 17
Average salary £51,250 £42,750 £45,663
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.88% -6.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £28,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
5252 5203 4655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 95.10% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 4434 3969
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -1 19 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Coventry -1 6 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Warwickshire +11 2 - -
Staffordshire -15 2 £40,000 -3.61%
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 54 (59.34%) ITIL
2 23 (25.27%) Incident Management
3 18 (19.78%) Windows
4 17 (18.68%) Finance
5 16 (17.58%) Line Management
6 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (15.38%) People Management
7 14 (15.38%) MS Office
7 14 (15.38%) PRINCE
8 13 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.19%) Service Delivery
10 11 (12.09%) VMware
11 10 (10.99%) Project Management
12 8 (8.79%) WAN
13 7 (7.69%) LAN
14 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
14 6 (6.59%) Cisco
14 6 (6.59%) HP
14 6 (6.59%) Citrix
14 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (6.59%) Firewall
14 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
14 6 (6.59%) Operations Management
14 6 (6.59%) ITIL V3
14 6 (6.59%) Server Monitoring
14 6 (6.59%) WSUS
15 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
15 5 (5.49%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) WAN
2 7 (7.69%) LAN
3 6 (6.59%) Firewall
4 3 (3.30%) Broadband
4 3 (3.30%) DSL
4 3 (3.30%) VoIP
4 3 (3.30%) WLAN
4 3 (3.30%) VPN
4 3 (3.30%) SAN
5 2 (2.20%) BGP
5 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.10%) Multicast
6 1 (1.10%) VLAN
6 1 (1.10%) Network Security
6 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.10%) Internet
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.10%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Back Office
4 2 (2.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) NHS
3 1 (1.10%) Firmware
3 1 (1.10%) Statistics
3 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) UNIX
3 4 (4.40%) Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) HPUX
5 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) ITIL
2 23 (25.27%) Incident Management
3 16 (17.58%) Line Management
4 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (15.38%) People Management
5 14 (15.38%) PRINCE
6 12 (13.19%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.99%) Project Management
8 6 (6.59%) Operations Management
8 6 (6.59%) ITIL V3
8 6 (6.59%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.40%) Migration
10 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.30%) Automation Testing
11 3 (3.30%) Fault Management
11 3 (3.30%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.30%) Manual Testing
11 3 (3.30%) Data Migration
11 3 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) SQL
1 3 (3.30%) VB
1 3 (3.30%) R
2 2 (2.20%) Python
2 2 (2.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.49%) Degree
3 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) ISEB
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.20%) CCNA
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.30%) vSphere
4 2 (2.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) VMware
3 6 (6.59%) HP
3 6 (6.59%) Citrix
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco
4 4 (4.40%) NetApp
5 3 (3.30%) Fujitsu
5 3 (3.30%) BT
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle
6 2 (2.20%) EMC
6 2 (2.20%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.10%) F5
7 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.10%) Northgate
7 1 (1.10%) Juniper
7 1 (1.10%) Cognos
7 1 (1.10%) IBM
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Yoh
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £ 46,3000 per annum
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