Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Technical Manager
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 284 298
Rank change year-on-year +17 +14 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 132 138 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.85% 0.76% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.79% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 100 97 119
Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14937 17546 17926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.74% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12317 13883 14760
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Technical Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the Midlands

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in the Midlands

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in the Midlands

Technical Manager
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -7 82 £55,000 +5.95% 4
East Midlands +51 50 £70,000 +3.70% 3
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Midlands region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 47 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.58%) Microsoft
3 38 (28.79%) Data Centre
4 36 (27.27%) ITIL
5 34 (25.76%) Finance
6 32 (24.24%) Change Management
7 30 (22.73%) Project Management
8 29 (21.97%) Service Delivery
9 24 (18.18%) Scrum
10 22 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (16.67%) Retail
11 21 (15.91%) RUP
12 20 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (14.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 18 (13.64%) Line Management
15 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (12.12%) Office 365
16 16 (12.12%) Service Management
17 15 (11.36%) Migration
18 14 (10.61%) Matrix Management
19 13 (9.85%) User Experience
20 12 (9.09%) PRINCE2
20 12 (9.09%) C#
20 12 (9.09%) DevOps
20 12 (9.09%) Big Data
21 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
21 11 (8.33%) Windows
21 11 (8.33%) Validation
22 10 (7.58%) VMware
22 10 (7.58%) Firewall

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (5.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (2.27%) SAS
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.12%) Office 365
3 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.52%) SaaS
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) Firewall
2 6 (4.55%) WAN
3 3 (2.27%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.27%) LAN
3 3 (2.27%) NAS
3 3 (2.27%) SAN
3 3 (2.27%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (2.27%) VLAN
3 3 (2.27%) WLAN
4 2 (1.52%) VoIP
5 1 (0.76%) BGP
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) Extranet
5 1 (0.76%) Network Security
5 1 (0.76%) OSPF
5 1 (0.76%) Skype
5 1 (0.76%) SMS
5 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) Big Data
2 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.27%) Power BI
4 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.52%) Endeca
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) JIRA
1 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) Mocha
2 1 (0.76%) MSI
2 1 (0.76%) Protractor
2 1 (0.76%) Selenium
2 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.76%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 34 (25.76%) Finance
2 22 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (5.30%) Banking
4 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Marketing
6 3 (2.27%) Electronics
6 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) .NET
2 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.52%) HTML
4 2 (1.52%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.52%) REST
4 2 (1.52%) SOAP
5 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.76%) Chai
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) CSS3
5 1 (0.76%) HTML5
5 1 (0.76%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.76%) Laravel
5 1 (0.76%) React
5 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (28.79%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.85%) User Experience
3 9 (6.82%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.76%) FMCG
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.33%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.27%) ITIL
3 32 (24.24%) Change Management
4 30 (22.73%) Project Management
5 29 (21.97%) Service Delivery
6 24 (18.18%) Scrum
7 22 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (15.91%) RUP
9 20 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (13.64%) Line Management
11 16 (12.12%) Service Management
12 15 (11.36%) Migration
13 14 (10.61%) Matrix Management
14 12 (9.09%) DevOps
14 12 (9.09%) PRINCE2
15 11 (8.33%) Validation
16 7 (5.30%) People Management
16 7 (5.30%) Process Improvement
16 7 (5.30%) Risk Analysis
16 7 (5.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.09%) C#
2 6 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.55%) SQL
3 4 (3.03%) Java
4 2 (1.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (1.52%) PHP
4 2 (1.52%) XPath
5 1 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.76%) C++
5 1 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.76%) Ruby
5 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.03%) Degree
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (2.27%) CCNA
2 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.27%) MCITP
2 3 (2.27%) MCSA
2 3 (2.27%) MCSE
2 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.76%) HNC
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PMP
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) QA
3 2 (1.52%) PMO
4 1 (0.76%) GDPR
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (14.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.52%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 43 (32.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.58%) VMware
3 9 (6.82%) Citrix
4 5 (3.79%) Cisco
4 5 (3.79%) NetApp
5 4 (3.03%) Dell
5 4 (3.03%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.27%) Fortinet
6 3 (2.27%) HP
6 3 (2.27%) Veeam
7 1 (0.76%) F5
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle
7 1 (0.76%) Remedy
7 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow