The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 177 176 168
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 44 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 21
Average salary £53,750 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,750 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5109 5255 4660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.82% 94.82% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4411 4051
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Manager
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +11 27 £65,000 +35.41%
Coventry +10 5 £52,500 -25.00% 2
Warwickshire +12 4 £36,000 -50.34%
Staffordshire -8 4 £18,000 -28.00% 1
Solihull -5 3 - -
Wolverhampton -2 2 £36,250 -3.33%
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 55 (55.00%) ITIL
2 28 (28.00%) Finance
3 21 (21.00%) Incident Management
4 20 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 19 (19.00%) Windows
5 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (17.00%) MS Office
7 15 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (14.00%) ITIL V3
8 14 (14.00%) Server Monitoring
8 14 (14.00%) WSUS
8 14 (14.00%) Operations Management
9 12 (12.00%) PRINCE
10 10 (10.00%) Project Management
10 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (9.00%) VMware
12 6 (6.00%) Performance Management
12 6 (6.00%) Cisco
12 6 (6.00%) Citrix
12 6 (6.00%) UNIX
13 5 (5.00%) Linux
13 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
13 5 (5.00%) Firewall
13 5 (5.00%) QA
13 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
14 4 (4.00%) Migration
14 4 (4.00%) NetApp
14 4 (4.00%) SAN
14 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
14 4 (4.00%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Office
2 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Firewall
2 4 (4.00%) SAN
2 4 (4.00%) WAN
3 3 (3.00%) VPN
3 3 (3.00%) Broadband
3 3 (3.00%) LAN
3 3 (3.00%) DSL
4 2 (2.00%) VLAN
4 2 (2.00%) MPLS
4 2 (2.00%) BGP
4 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.00%) PPP
5 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.00%) Multicast
5 1 (1.00%) VoIP
5 1 (1.00%) WLAN
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Back Office
3 3 (3.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) HTML
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.00%) FMCG
1 1 (1.00%) Firmware
1 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) UNIX
3 5 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) HPUX
5 1 (1.00%) Solaris
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) ITIL
2 21 (21.00%) Incident Management
3 20 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 15 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (14.00%) ITIL V3
5 14 (14.00%) Server Monitoring
5 14 (14.00%) Operations Management
6 12 (12.00%) PRINCE
7 10 (10.00%) Project Management
8 6 (6.00%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.00%) Migration
9 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.00%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.00%) Fault Management
10 3 (3.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.00%) Manual Testing
11 2 (2.00%) Matrix Management
11 2 (2.00%) Release Management
11 2 (2.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) VB
3 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) vCloud
3 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) VMware
3 6 (6.00%) Cisco
3 6 (6.00%) Citrix
4 4 (4.00%) NetApp
4 4 (4.00%) HP
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) BT
5 3 (3.00%) Fujitsu
6 2 (2.00%) Juniper
6 2 (2.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.00%) IBM
6 2 (2.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.00%) F5
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos
7 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.00%) Northgate
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago