The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 90 134 138
Rank change year-on-year +44 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 15 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.22% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.66% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
Median salary £37,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1191 1826 2265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.22% 93.83% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1476 1551
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 £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Reading

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in Reading

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Reading over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in Reading

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) SOA
2 8 (30.77%) Jaspersoft
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (23.08%) Big Data
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) Network Design
4 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
4 4 (15.38%) CISA
4 4 (15.38%) CISM
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source
4 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Data Security
4 4 (15.38%) JMeter
4 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 4 (15.38%) JUnit
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) CISSP

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Big Data
2 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) JMeter
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
1 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
1 4 (15.38%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (30.77%) SOA
2 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Network Design
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Coaching
4 4 (15.38%) Data Security
4 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source
4 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) CISA
2 4 (15.38%) CISM
2 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco