Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 411 389 324
Rank change year-on-year -22 -65 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 136 204 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.58% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.60% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 118 162 358
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +0.92% +3.81%
10th Percentile £32,125 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £73,950
England median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.36% - -

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 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +1 51 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Surrey +17 47 £53,000 -23.19% 1
Berkshire +15 30 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Hampshire +1 19 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 15 £51,000 +12.09% 2
Kent +26 10 £31,750 -20.63% 1
Oxfordshire -17 6 £39,250 -15.14% 3
West Sussex -8 4 £60,000 +1.69% 2
East Sussex -15 3 £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 21 November 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 South East region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 43 (31.62%) PRINCE2
2 40 (29.41%) Project Management
3 38 (27.94%) ITIL
4 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (22.06%) Windows
5 30 (22.06%) Finance
6 28 (20.59%) Scrum
7 27 (19.85%) Service Delivery
8 23 (16.91%) Degree
9 22 (16.18%) Linux
10 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
11 17 (12.50%) Unix
11 17 (12.50%) Java
11 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 16 (11.76%) SQL
12 16 (11.76%) Problem Management
12 16 (11.76%) Line Management
13 15 (11.03%) Management Information System
14 14 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (10.29%) MySQL
14 14 (10.29%) PMI Certification
14 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
15 13 (9.56%) Software Delivery
16 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (8.82%) Oracle
17 11 (8.09%) ISO 9001
17 11 (8.09%) Middleware
17 11 (8.09%) SDLC

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 14 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.94%) Moodle
5 3 (2.21%) Apache
6 2 (1.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.41%) Exstream
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Office 365
2 6 (4.41%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.94%) Dropbox
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.21%) IaaS
4 3 (2.21%) SaaS
5 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.47%) GitHub
5 2 (1.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.74%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) Firewall
1 7 (5.15%) FTP
2 4 (2.94%) ATM
2 4 (2.94%) LAN
2 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.94%) WAN
3 3 (2.21%) SMS
4 2 (1.47%) DNS
4 2 (1.47%) Internet
4 2 (1.47%) Skype
4 2 (1.47%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.47%) VPN
5 1 (0.74%) DHCP
5 1 (0.74%) Extranet
5 1 (0.74%) IMAP
5 1 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.74%) SMTP
5 1 (0.74%) SSH
5 1 (0.74%) Telnet
5 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.29%) MySQL
2 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.68%) Power BI
6 4 (2.94%) QlikView
7 3 (2.21%) OLAP
8 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.74%) Redis
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.74%) GitLab
2 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 9 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.15%) Banking
4 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.41%) Retail
5 5 (3.68%) Automotive
6 4 (2.94%) Marketing
6 4 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.21%) French Language
8 2 (1.47%) Advertising
8 2 (1.47%) Back Office
8 2 (1.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.74%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.09%) Middleware
2 6 (4.41%) XML
3 5 (3.68%) Web Services
4 4 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.74%) .NET
5 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.74%) CSS
5 1 (0.74%) CSS3
5 1 (0.74%) HTML5
5 1 (0.74%) JSON
5 1 (0.74%) Kafka
5 1 (0.74%) mod_perl
5 1 (0.74%) Mojolicious
5 1 (0.74%) Sass
5 1 (0.74%) Sensu
5 1 (0.74%) SOAP
5 1 (0.74%) Symfony
5 1 (0.74%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.88%) PMI
4 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.94%) Life Science
6 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.21%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.47%) PKI
8 1 (0.74%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) EPoS
8 1 (0.74%) iPhone
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.06%) Windows
2 22 (16.18%) Linux
3 17 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) PRINCE2
2 40 (29.41%) Project Management
3 38 (27.94%) ITIL
4 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (20.59%) Scrum
6 27 (19.85%) Service Delivery
7 16 (11.76%) Line Management
7 16 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.56%) Software Delivery
8 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.09%) ITIL V3
10 11 (8.09%) SDLC
11 10 (7.35%) Change Management
12 9 (6.62%) Analytics
12 9 (6.62%) Presales
12 9 (6.62%) Quality Management
13 8 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
13 8 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.50%) Java
2 16 (11.76%) SQL
3 7 (5.15%) PHP
3 7 (5.15%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.68%) C
5 3 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.21%) Perl
6 2 (1.47%) C#
6 2 (1.47%) C++
6 2 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.74%) R
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (16.91%) Degree
2 14 (10.29%) PMI Certification
3 8 (5.88%) PMP
4 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) APMP
8 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.74%) CISSP
9 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.74%) MCSE
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.88%) SLA
3 7 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (3.68%) QA
5 4 (2.94%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.74%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.74%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.47%) Docker
5 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.74%) Ansible
2 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Icinga
2 1 (0.74%) Nagios
2 1 (0.74%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.74%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
2 1 (0.74%) SCOM
2 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.74%) Terraform
2 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.82%) Oracle
3 8 (5.88%) VMware
4 7 (5.15%) HP
5 6 (4.41%) Cisco
5 6 (4.41%) OpenText
6 4 (2.94%) Cognos
7 2 (1.47%) SAP
7 2 (1.47%) Tableau
8 1 (0.74%) ATG
8 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.74%) IBM
8 1 (0.74%) Juniper
8 1 (0.74%) New Relic
8 1 (0.74%) Palo Alto