Period
to 13 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

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

Technical Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 225 245
Rank change year-on-year +16 +20 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 27 24 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.38% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.40% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 77
10th Percentile " £46,250 £45,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £60,625 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -43.75% +14.29% +19.15%
75th Percentile £61,875 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £93,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% -3.57% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,788 5,971 9,599
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.75% 94.24% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4,244 5,231 8,583
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Technical Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, Technical Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Management Information System
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) ITIL
3 16 (59.26%) VPN
4 10 (37.04%) Citrix
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 5 (18.52%) Product Management
5 5 (18.52%) Electronics
6 4 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Public Sector
7 3 (11.11%) Product Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Product Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Social Skills
7 3 (11.11%) Microservices
7 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (3.70%) AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Google Workspace
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) 2G
2 2 (7.41%) 3G
2 2 (7.41%) 4G
2 2 (7.41%) 5G
2 2 (7.41%) LTE
2 2 (7.41%) MIMO
2 2 (7.41%) VoLTE
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 3 (11.11%) Social Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Presentation Skills
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Product Management
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 3 (11.11%) Kanban
3 3 (11.11%) Microservices
3 3 (11.11%) Product Requirements
3 3 (11.11%) Product Strategy
3 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) B2B
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Logistics
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) VMware