Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 437 368 424
Rank change year-on-year -69 +56 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 105 181 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.63% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 81 158 155
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% -8.18% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,350
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,188 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.54% +4.55% -

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 29,292 28,951 36,990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.79% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24,357 24,276 31,489
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,943 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -40 58 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Berkshire -12 34 £52,000 -5.45% 6
Surrey +4 28 £55,000 +26.44% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 16 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Hampshire -19 10 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Oxfordshire -28 8 £33,000 -45.00%
Kent +21 4 £75,000 +114.29% 1
East Sussex -25 4 £55,500 +5.71% 1
West Sussex -2 1 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (35.24%) Project Management
2 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.90%) Finance
4 22 (20.95%) PRINCE2
5 21 (20.00%) Marketing
6 20 (19.05%) ITIL
7 15 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 12 (11.43%) Manufacturing
8 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
9 11 (10.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (10.48%) Degree
9 11 (10.48%) Windows
9 11 (10.48%) SLA
10 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 10 (9.52%) PLM
10 10 (9.52%) Scrum
10 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (8.57%) QA
11 9 (8.57%) ITSM
11 9 (8.57%) PMI Certification
11 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
11 9 (8.57%) SQL
12 8 (7.62%) .NET
12 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Project
12 8 (7.62%) C#

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 (2.86%) Confluence
1 3 (2.86%) TPMS
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) SAS
3 1 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.71%) SaaS
4 5 (4.76%) Office 365
5 3 (2.86%) IaaS
5 3 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (2.86%) PaaS
6 1 (0.95%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Internet
1 6 (5.71%) SAN
2 5 (4.76%) DHCP
2 5 (4.76%) DNS
3 4 (3.81%) LAN
3 4 (3.81%) WAN
4 3 (2.86%) Broadband
5 2 (1.90%) ADSL
5 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.90%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.95%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.95%) Firewall
6 1 (0.95%) Network Security
6 1 (0.95%) Skype
6 1 (0.95%) SMS
6 1 (0.95%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Big Data
3 2 (1.90%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) DB2
4 1 (0.95%) OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.86%) JIRA
1 3 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (21.90%) Finance
2 21 (20.00%) Marketing
3 12 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.67%) Banking
4 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.81%) Legal
6 3 (2.86%) Electronics
6 3 (2.86%) German Language
6 3 (2.86%) Publishing
7 2 (1.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Automotive
8 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.95%) Local Government
8 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) .NET
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
3 4 (3.81%) XML
4 3 (2.86%) CSS
5 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.90%) Zend Framework
6 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.95%) jQuery
6 1 (0.95%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.86%) Life Science
4 3 (2.86%) PMI
4 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.90%) Blog
5 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.90%) EPoS
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.95%) CCTV
6 1 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Solaris
4 2 (1.90%) Unix
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Project Management
2 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.95%) PRINCE2
4 20 (19.05%) ITIL
5 15 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (9.52%) PLM
7 10 (9.52%) Scrum
8 9 (8.57%) ITSM
9 8 (7.62%) Coaching
9 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.62%) Product Management
10 7 (6.67%) CRM
10 7 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
10 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery Management
10 7 (6.67%) Service Management
11 6 (5.71%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) C#
2 8 (7.62%) Java
3 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.76%) C++
5 4 (3.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.95%) R
6 1 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.67%) ISEB
3 7 (6.67%) PMP
3 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) CCA
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.90%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.95%) APMP
7 1 (0.95%) CISM
7 1 (0.95%) CISSP
7 1 (0.95%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
2 9 (8.57%) QA
3 4 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.86%) PMO
5 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.95%) GDPR
5 1 (0.95%) NIST 800
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) Firmware
3 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Puppet
2 2 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.95%) Ansible
3 1 (0.95%) QRadar
3 1 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) VMware
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 3 (2.86%) Ab Initio
4 3 (2.86%) Adobe
4 3 (2.86%) Citrix
4 3 (2.86%) IBM
4 3 (2.86%) Remedy
4 3 (2.86%) Samsung
4 3 (2.86%) SAP
5 2 (1.90%) Capita
5 2 (1.90%) Cisco
5 2 (1.90%) NVIDIA
5 2 (1.90%) Zend
6 1 (0.95%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.95%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.95%) F5
6 1 (0.95%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.95%) Splunk