The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Technical Manager
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 437 444 397
Rank change year-on-year +7 -47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 479 594 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.63% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 384 490 607
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in England

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in England

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in England

Technical Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +23 228 £62,500 +4.16% 31
South East +7 68 £51,250 -6.81% 12
West Midlands +26 46 £46,250 -10.19% 2
South West +45 43 £60,000 +19.40% 2
East of England -7 32 £45,750 -3.68% 2
Yorkshire +36 21 £37,500 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +10 21 £53,750 +34.37% 3
North West -7 18 £42,500 -3.68% 6
North East +7 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 324 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (31.43%) Project Management
3 262 (25.74%) Finance
4 200 (19.65%) Microsoft
5 189 (18.57%) ITIL
6 146 (14.34%) Degree
7 139 (13.65%) PRINCE2
8 131 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 117 (11.49%) SQL
10 114 (11.20%) Java
11 113 (11.10%) Data Centre
12 110 (10.81%) Scrum
13 108 (10.61%) .NET
14 101 (9.92%) MS Excel
15 99 (9.72%) VMware
16 93 (9.14%) Windows
17 92 (9.04%) Service Delivery
18 89 (8.74%) C#
19 87 (8.55%) SQL Server
20 84 (8.25%) QA
21 83 (8.15%) SDLC
22 82 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
22 82 (8.06%) Cisco
23 78 (7.66%) Big Data
24 74 (7.27%) Linux
25 73 (7.17%) Retail
26 70 (6.88%) Marketing
27 66 (6.48%) Banking
28 65 (6.39%) DevOps
28 65 (6.39%) Analytics

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (2.55%) SAS
2 23 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.08%) IIS
3 11 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 9 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (0.79%) Apache
6 7 (0.69%) Confluence
7 6 (0.59%) CMS
7 6 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.49%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.39%) JBoss
10 3 (0.29%) FormScape
10 3 (0.29%) TPMS
11 2 (0.20%) Drupal
11 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 101 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.32%) MS Project
3 36 (3.54%) MS Office
4 19 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.38%) SPSS
6 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.29%) Magento
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.20%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.098%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.098%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.30%) SaaS
2 49 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (2.26%) Office 365
6 9 (0.88%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.88%) IaaS
7 7 (0.69%) PaaS
8 6 (0.59%) GitHub
9 3 (0.29%) AdWords
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (0.20%) G Suite
11 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.098%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.098%) FinancialForce.com
11 1 (0.098%) Trello
11 1 (0.098%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.54%) Firewall
2 34 (3.34%) LAN
3 30 (2.95%) Internet
4 29 (2.85%) WAN
5 28 (2.75%) Network Security
6 27 (2.65%) SAN
7 18 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.57%) VoIP
9 14 (1.38%) DNS
10 13 (1.28%) MPLS
10 13 (1.28%) VPN
11 11 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.88%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.69%) BGP
13 7 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (0.69%) DHCP
13 7 (0.69%) FTP
13 7 (0.69%) HTTP
14 6 (0.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 78 (7.66%) Big Data
3 32 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (2.26%) QlikView
7 22 (2.16%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.28%) GIS
10 12 (1.18%) MySQL
11 11 (1.08%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 6 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
14 6 (0.59%) SAP BW
14 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (3.93%) JIRA
2 14 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.18%) Maven
4 9 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.69%) JMeter
6 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Blend
6 6 (0.59%) Selenium
7 4 (0.39%) CA Flowdock
7 4 (0.39%) JUnit
7 4 (0.39%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.39%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (0.29%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.20%) Ant
9 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.098%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.098%) Subversion
General
1 262 (25.74%) Finance
2 73 (7.17%) Retail
3 70 (6.88%) Marketing
4 66 (6.48%) Banking
5 60 (5.89%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.75%) Advertising
7 26 (2.55%) Legal
8 24 (2.36%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.28%) Publishing
11 12 (1.18%) Back Office
11 12 (1.18%) German Language
12 10 (0.98%) Billing
12 10 (0.98%) Electronics
12 10 (0.98%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.79%) Law
14 6 (0.59%) Games
15 5 (0.49%) Automotive
16 4 (0.39%) Front Office
17 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (10.61%) .NET
2 62 (6.09%) HTML
3 46 (4.52%) HTML5
4 37 (3.63%) CSS
4 37 (3.63%) XML
5 27 (2.65%) ASP.NET
6 21 (2.06%) Web Services
7 17 (1.67%) jQuery
8 15 (1.47%) REST
8 15 (1.47%) Spring
9 14 (1.38%) Java EE
10 13 (1.28%) CSS3
11 12 (1.18%) Middleware
12 11 (1.08%) .NET Framework
12 11 (1.08%) J2EE
12 11 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (0.98%) AngularJS
13 10 (0.98%) JMS
14 9 (0.88%) Hibernate
14 9 (0.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 113 (11.10%) Data Centre
2 60 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.93%) User Experience
5 27 (2.65%) PMI
6 25 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 20 (1.96%) Fintech
7 20 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.38%) Social Media
10 10 (0.98%) Clustering
10 10 (0.98%) Life Science
10 10 (0.98%) Replication
11 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.79%) Derivative
13 6 (0.59%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.49%) NHS
14 5 (0.49%) Video on Demand
15 4 (0.39%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 93 (9.14%) Windows
2 74 (7.27%) Linux
3 45 (4.42%) Windows Server
4 42 (4.13%) Unix
5 25 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.08%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.88%) Solaris
12 6 (0.59%) Android
12 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.29%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.20%) zOS
16 1 (0.098%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (31.43%) Project Management
3 189 (18.57%) ITIL
4 139 (13.65%) PRINCE2
5 131 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 110 (10.81%) Scrum
7 92 (9.04%) Service Delivery
8 83 (8.15%) SDLC
9 65 (6.39%) Analytics
9 65 (6.39%) DevOps
10 54 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (4.91%) Business Analysis
12 49 (4.81%) Change Management
12 49 (4.81%) Process Improvement
13 48 (4.72%) E-Commerce
13 48 (4.72%) Migration
13 48 (4.72%) Product Management
14 46 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 46 (4.52%) Mentoring
15 44 (4.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 117 (11.49%) SQL
2 114 (11.20%) Java
3 89 (8.74%) C#
4 53 (5.21%) JavaScript
5 31 (3.05%) C
6 20 (1.96%) C++
6 20 (1.96%) PHP
6 20 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.87%) VB.NET
8 18 (1.77%) Python
9 11 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 10 (0.98%) R
11 7 (0.69%) Ruby
11 7 (0.69%) VB
11 7 (0.69%) XAML
12 6 (0.59%) ABAP
12 6 (0.59%) Scala
12 6 (0.59%) VBScript
13 5 (0.49%) CFML
13 5 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 146 (14.34%) Degree
2 47 (4.62%) PMI Certification
3 34 (3.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 30 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.65%) PMP
6 24 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (1.57%) MCSE
8 16 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (1.38%) Security Cleared
10 13 (1.28%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.08%) APMP
11 11 (1.08%) CCNA
11 11 (1.08%) CCNP
12 8 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (0.69%) CISM
13 7 (0.69%) CISSP
14 6 (0.59%) CISA
14 6 (0.59%) MCITP
14 6 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.25%) QA
2 39 (3.83%) SLA
3 27 (2.65%) PMO
4 16 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.18%) EMIR
5 12 (1.18%) MiFID
6 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.98%) COBIT
8 8 (0.79%) SDET
9 5 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.098%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.098%) IFRS
10 1 (0.098%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.098%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (5.70%) Active Directory
3 34 (3.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.29%) vSphere
5 2 (0.20%) Shibboleth
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.098%) Firmware
6 1 (0.098%) KVM
6 1 (0.098%) oVirt
6 1 (0.098%) vCloud
6 1 (0.098%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (0.98%) SCCM
3 5 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (0.49%) SCOM
4 4 (0.39%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.39%) WSUS
5 3 (0.29%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.29%) Puppet
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.098%) Ansible
7 1 (0.098%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.098%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.098%) NetCrunch
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.098%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.098%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.098%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 200 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 99 (9.72%) VMware
3 82 (8.06%) Cisco
4 49 (4.81%) Citrix
5 43 (4.22%) Oracle
6 34 (3.34%) HP
7 28 (2.75%) SAP
8 19 (1.87%) NetApp
8 19 (1.87%) Red Hat
9 17 (1.67%) Tableau
10 16 (1.57%) Dell
10 16 (1.57%) IBM
11 12 (1.18%) Google
11 12 (1.18%) Juniper
12 8 (0.79%) CheckPoint
12 8 (0.79%) F5
12 8 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
12 8 (0.79%) Veeam
13 7 (0.69%) PayPal
13 7 (0.69%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £65000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum healthcare, pension, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago