Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 360 416 391
Rank change year-on-year +56 -25 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 160 134 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.45% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 131 107 140
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,150 £39,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 25,680 29,797 30,788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.70% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21,212 24,873 25,553
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +56 59 £47,250 -14.09% 6
Berkshire +29 45 £44,750 -18.64% 3
Surrey +29 36 £50,000 -5.66% 8
Hampshire +32 27 £51,250 +52.99%
Buckinghamshire +28 12 £67,500 +17.39% 1
West Sussex -8 11 £62,500 +8.70% 1
East Sussex +12 8 £52,500 +16.67%
Sussex +20 3 £75,000 -
Kent +10 3 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +23 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
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 16 January 2019, 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 57 (35.63%) Project Management
2 46 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.75%) Product Management
4 37 (23.13%) Windows
5 33 (20.63%) Marketing
6 32 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 27 (16.88%) Windows Server
8 27 (16.88%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
9 25 (15.63%) Finance
10 24 (15.00%) Degree
10 24 (15.00%) Presales
11 23 (14.38%) Office 365
11 23 (14.38%) Active Directory
12 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (13.13%) VMware
14 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (12.50%) SaaS
15 17 (10.63%) PRINCE2
15 17 (10.63%) Vulnerability Management
16 16 (10.00%) Waterfall
16 16 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (9.38%) .NET
18 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (8.75%) MCSE
18 14 (8.75%) MCSA
18 14 (8.75%) Firewall
18 14 (8.75%) Risk Management
18 14 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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 9 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.88%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.25%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.25%) Marvel
5 2 (1.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Drupal
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.25%) InVision
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 3 (1.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.38%) Office 365
2 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (12.50%) SaaS
4 9 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.88%) PaaS
7 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.25%) IaaS
7 2 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.25%) Trello
7 2 (1.25%) Yammer
8 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.75%) Firewall
2 12 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (5.63%) SAN
4 8 (5.00%) NAS
5 6 (3.75%) DHCP
5 6 (3.75%) DNS
6 5 (3.13%) LAN
6 5 (3.13%) Network Security
6 5 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.13%) WAN
7 4 (2.50%) Wireless
8 2 (1.25%) SMS
8 2 (1.25%) VLAN
8 2 (1.25%) VPN
8 2 (1.25%) WebEx
9 1 (0.63%) Broadband
9 1 (0.63%) VoIP
9 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.75%) MySQL
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (0.63%) GIS
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) JIRA
1 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (20.63%) Marketing
2 25 (15.63%) Finance
3 6 (3.75%) Retail
4 4 (2.50%) Back Office
5 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Billing
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.63%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.38%) .NET
2 10 (6.25%) HTML
3 7 (4.38%) HTML5
4 6 (3.75%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.50%) LDAP
7 3 (1.88%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (1.88%) React
7 3 (1.88%) Web Services
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.63%) CSS
8 1 (0.63%) Flash
8 1 (0.63%) J2EE
8 1 (0.63%) LAMP
8 1 (0.63%) React Native
8 1 (0.63%) Symfony
8 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (16.88%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.63%) User Experience
5 5 (3.13%) Fintech
6 4 (2.50%) Clustering
6 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.50%) PMI
7 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.88%) EPoS
7 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.25%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.63%) BYOD
9 1 (0.63%) CCTV
9 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.13%) Windows
2 27 (16.88%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.00%) Linux
5 4 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.63%) Android
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.63%) Project Management
2 46 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.75%) Product Management
4 25 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
5 24 (15.00%) Presales
6 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (10.63%) PRINCE2
7 17 (10.63%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 14 (8.75%) Risk Management
10 13 (8.13%) Migration
10 13 (8.13%) SDLC
11 12 (7.50%) Change Management
11 12 (7.50%) Service Delivery
12 11 (6.88%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.25%) Computer Science
13 10 (6.25%) CRM
13 10 (6.25%) ITIL
13 10 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.50%) Java
1 12 (7.50%) SQL
2 8 (5.00%) C#
2 8 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.50%) C++
4 2 (1.25%) C
4 2 (1.25%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Degree
2 14 (8.75%) MCSA
2 14 (8.75%) MCSE
2 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.63%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.13%) Master's Degree
5 5 (3.13%) PMP
6 3 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) CAPM
8 1 (0.63%) CCNA
8 1 (0.63%) CCNP
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.63%) CISSP
8 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.38%) SLA
3 6 (3.75%) PMO
4 4 (2.50%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
5 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (14.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) SCCM
1 5 (3.13%) SCOM
2 4 (2.50%) WSUS
3 2 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.13%) VMware
3 8 (5.00%) Veeam
4 6 (3.75%) Cisco
4 6 (3.75%) Citrix
4 6 (3.75%) Qualys
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle
6 4 (2.50%) NetApp
6 4 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (2.50%) Sage
6 4 (2.50%) SAP
6 4 (2.50%) Workday
7 3 (1.88%) Dell
7 3 (1.88%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.25%) Apple
8 2 (1.25%) Google
8 2 (1.25%) IBM
8 2 (1.25%) Lotus
8 2 (1.25%) McAfee
8 2 (1.25%) Optimizely