Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 407 395 339
Rank change year-on-year -12 -56 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 142 173 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.56% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.57% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 114 124 310
South East median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £29,300 £39,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year - +0.92% -0.91%

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 30,465 30,088 40,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.90% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25,505 24,957 34,053
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -18 57 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Surrey +7 36 £53,000 -3.64% 2
Berkshire -26 32 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -18 21 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Kent +32 16 £40,250 -12.97%
Oxfordshire -12 15 £33,000 -28.65% 4
West Sussex +4 10 £57,500 -2.95%
Buckinghamshire -5 10 £72,000 +46.94% 2
East Sussex -24 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Sussex - 1 - -
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 40 (28.17%) ITIL
2 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (26.06%) PRINCE2
4 31 (21.83%) Windows
5 26 (18.31%) Service Delivery
6 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
7 24 (16.90%) Scrum
8 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
9 22 (15.49%) Project Management
10 21 (14.79%) Degree
11 20 (14.08%) Line Management
12 19 (13.38%) SLA
13 18 (12.68%) Problem Management
14 17 (11.97%) Marketing
14 17 (11.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (11.97%) Finance
15 16 (11.27%) Management Information System
15 16 (11.27%) Active Directory
15 16 (11.27%) Java
16 15 (10.56%) MySQL
16 15 (10.56%) Linux
16 15 (10.56%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (10.56%) Telecoms
16 15 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (9.86%) Windows Server
17 14 (9.86%) Change Management
18 12 (8.45%) Service Management
18 12 (8.45%) Quality Management
18 12 (8.45%) Manufacturing

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 15 (10.56%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (7.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.52%) Moodle
4 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.41%) Apache
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.70%) Jetty
6 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) SaaS
2 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.52%) Dropbox
4 4 (2.82%) IaaS
4 4 (2.82%) Office 365
5 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.70%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) Firewall
2 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.93%) LAN
3 7 (4.93%) Unified Communications
3 7 (4.93%) WAN
4 6 (4.23%) ATM
4 6 (4.23%) VPN
5 4 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.11%) DHCP
7 2 (1.41%) Internet
7 2 (1.41%) Skype
8 1 (0.70%) Broadband
8 1 (0.70%) DNS
8 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.56%) MySQL
2 15 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.11%) OLAP
6 2 (1.41%) Power BI
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.70%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) Gradle
2 1 (0.70%) Selenium
2 1 (0.70%) Subversion
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
1 17 (11.97%) Marketing
2 15 (10.56%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.63%) Banking
4 8 (5.63%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Publishing
6 3 (2.11%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.75%) Middleware
2 10 (7.04%) .NET
3 9 (6.34%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (4.23%) jQuery
5 5 (3.52%) HTML
5 5 (3.52%) XML
6 4 (2.82%) CSS
7 2 (1.41%) Kafka
8 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.70%) Lucene
8 1 (0.70%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.70%) RESTful
8 1 (0.70%) TensorFlow
8 1 (0.70%) WCF
8 1 (0.70%) Web Services
8 1 (0.70%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.34%) PMI
4 6 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.82%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.82%) EPoS
6 4 (2.82%) Life Science
7 3 (2.11%) User Experience
8 2 (1.41%) CCTV
8 2 (1.41%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.70%) Acoustics
9 1 (0.70%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.83%) Windows
2 15 (10.56%) Linux
3 14 (9.86%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.04%) Unix
4 10 (7.04%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.52%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.52%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.17%) ITIL
2 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (26.06%) PRINCE2
4 26 (18.31%) Service Delivery
5 24 (16.90%) Scrum
6 22 (15.49%) Project Management
7 20 (14.08%) Line Management
8 18 (12.68%) Problem Management
9 17 (11.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (9.86%) Change Management
11 12 (8.45%) Analytics
11 12 (8.45%) Presales
11 12 (8.45%) Quality Management
11 12 (8.45%) Service Management
12 11 (7.75%) Software Delivery
13 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
13 9 (6.34%) MVC
13 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.27%) Java
2 10 (7.04%) C#
3 7 (4.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.82%) Scala
5 3 (2.11%) SQL
6 2 (1.41%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) ABAP
7 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.70%) C
7 1 (0.70%) C++
7 1 (0.70%) R
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (14.79%) Degree
2 11 (7.75%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.11%) APMP
5 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.41%) CISSP
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.41%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.41%) PMP
6 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.38%) SLA
2 8 (5.63%) ISO 9001
3 6 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.82%) PMO
6 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.41%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 16 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) SCCM
1 1 (0.70%) SCOM
1 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.70%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 7 (4.93%) VMware
4 6 (4.23%) Cisco
4 6 (4.23%) Intel
5 3 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) ATG
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Juniper
7 1 (0.70%) NetApp
7 1 (0.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau