Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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

Technical Manager
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 446 397 437
Rank change year-on-year -49 +40 -120
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 92 147 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 67 130 147
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% -8.18% +0.92%
10th Percentile £38,400 £36,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £87,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 28,073 27,801 34,354
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.72% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23,338 23,200 28,919
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the South East

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in the South East

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in the South East

Technical Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Thames Valley -11 35 £55,000 - 8
Surrey +3 30 £50,000 +13.64% 2
Berkshire -13 20 £55,000 - 6
Hampshire -30 14 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 13 £50,000 -1.96%
East Sussex -13 6 £48,500 +7.78%
Kent +13 4 £37,500 -6.83%
Oxfordshire -4 2 £46,250 -19.57% 2
West Sussex -3 1 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Middlesex - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 South East region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 47 (51.09%) Project Management
2 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.83%) PRINCE2
4 20 (21.74%) Finance
5 18 (19.57%) ITIL
6 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (16.30%) Data Centre
8 14 (15.22%) Product Management
8 14 (15.22%) Marketing
8 14 (15.22%) VMware
9 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
9 13 (14.13%) Windows
10 12 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (13.04%) .NET
10 12 (13.04%) SLA
11 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.96%) SQL
11 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
12 10 (10.87%) Coaching
12 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (10.87%) Java
13 9 (9.78%) HTML
14 8 (8.70%) Scrum
14 8 (8.70%) PLM
14 8 (8.70%) C#
14 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
14 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Project

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
3 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) SaaS
3 4 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) IaaS
4 2 (2.17%) PaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) SAN
2 6 (6.52%) LAN
2 6 (6.52%) WAN
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) SMS
3 2 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
3 2 (2.17%) Big Data
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) DB2
4 1 (1.09%) GIS
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Marketing
3 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Legal
6 3 (3.26%) Back Office
6 3 (3.26%) Electronics
7 2 (2.17%) Automotive
7 2 (2.17%) Retail
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) .NET
2 9 (9.78%) HTML
3 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.43%) HTML5
5 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.17%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.09%) jQuery
6 1 (1.09%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.09%) LDAP
6 1 (1.09%) React
6 1 (1.09%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.17%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.17%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.09%) CCTV
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) EPoS
5 1 (1.09%) FMCG
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) Solaris
4 3 (3.26%) Unix
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Project Management
2 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.83%) PRINCE2
4 18 (19.57%) ITIL
5 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.22%) Product Management
7 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
8 10 (10.87%) Coaching
8 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (8.70%) PLM
9 8 (8.70%) Scrum
9 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery Management
10 7 (7.61%) DevOps
10 7 (7.61%) ITSM
10 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.61%) Migration
11 5 (5.43%) Budget Control
11 5 (5.43%) Process Improvement
11 5 (5.43%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) Java
3 8 (8.70%) C#
4 6 (6.52%) C++
5 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) ISEB
3 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (5.43%) PMP
5 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.35%) Master's Degree
5 4 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) MCSA
7 2 (2.17%) MCSE
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CAPM
8 1 (1.09%) CISSP
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) QA
3 2 (2.17%) GDPR
4 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.61%) Firmware
3 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
1 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.09%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) SCOM
2 1 (1.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) VMware
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) Citrix
5 2 (2.17%) NetApp
5 2 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (2.17%) Zend
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.09%) Juniper
6 1 (1.09%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.09%) Samsung
6 1 (1.09%) SAP