The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 69 71
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 5 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.79% 2.02% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 2.15% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 10
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - -1.96%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 609 745 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.06% 94.18% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 467 617 806
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Bedfordshire

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in Bedfordshire

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in Bedfordshire

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Luton +1 3 £55,250 +16.31%
Bedford +11 1 - -
Biggleswade - 1 £25,000 -
Technical Manager
East of England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
1 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
2 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
2 7 (41.18%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (41.18%) QA
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) hybris
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Veeam
4 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) IPv4
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JMeter
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) AIX
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
1 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
2 7 (41.18%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) hybris
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Veeam
2 1 (5.88%) arcserve
2 1 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.88%) NetApp
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds