The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 323 328
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 68 125 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.66% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 90 97
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +30 34 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 9 £37,500 - 3
Surrey +33 7 £41,250 -25.00% 1
West Sussex +12 5 £46,250 -26.00%
Hampshire +7 5 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Oxfordshire -1 3 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East Sussex -1 2 £62,500 -3.84% 3
Kent +25 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Middlesex +6 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 46 (28.93%) Project Management
2 30 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 27 (16.98%) Finance
4 26 (16.35%) ITIL
5 24 (15.09%) PRINCE2
5 24 (15.09%) Degree
6 22 (13.84%) Cisco
6 22 (13.84%) Data Centre
7 21 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (11.95%) PRINCE
9 18 (11.32%) MS Project
9 18 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
10 17 (10.69%) Java
10 17 (10.69%) Telecoms
11 16 (10.06%) Web Development
12 15 (9.43%) VMware
12 15 (9.43%) PMI Certification
12 15 (9.43%) Analytics
13 14 (8.81%) PMO
13 14 (8.81%) PMI
14 13 (8.18%) Marketing
14 13 (8.18%) Manufacturing
14 13 (8.18%) Programme Management
14 13 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (7.55%) SLA
15 12 (7.55%) B2B
15 12 (7.55%) ERP
15 12 (7.55%) SOA
15 12 (7.55%) QA

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 (1.89%) IIS
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) JBoss
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (11.32%) MS Project
2 6 (3.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) SaaS
2 5 (3.14%) GitHub
3 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.89%) Office 365
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.92%) Firewall
2 8 (5.03%) LAN
3 7 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (4.40%) Network Security
4 6 (3.77%) Broadband
4 6 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (3.77%) VoIP
5 5 (3.14%) Internet
5 5 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.52%) DHCP
6 4 (2.52%) DNS
6 4 (2.52%) MPLS
6 4 (2.52%) WAN
7 3 (1.89%) SAN
7 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.89%) VPN
8 2 (1.26%) FTP
8 2 (1.26%) Intranet
8 2 (1.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.40%) MySQL
2 6 (3.77%) Big Data
3 5 (3.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.89%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.14%) JIRA
1 5 (3.14%) JMeter
2 4 (2.52%) JUnit
2 4 (2.52%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.52%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.26%) Selenium
3 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.63%) Maven
4 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (16.98%) Finance
2 17 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.18%) Manufacturing
3 13 (8.18%) Marketing
4 10 (6.29%) German Language
5 8 (5.03%) Banking
6 7 (4.40%) Retail
7 3 (1.89%) Advertising
7 3 (1.89%) Electronics
8 2 (1.26%) Billing
8 2 (1.26%) Legal
8 2 (1.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.29%) CSS
1 10 (6.29%) HTML
1 10 (6.29%) HTML5
2 9 (5.66%) CSS3
2 9 (5.66%) Middleware
3 7 (4.40%) .NET
4 4 (2.52%) Hibernate
4 4 (2.52%) Web Services
5 3 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.89%) Java EE
5 3 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.26%) WCF
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) COM+
7 1 (0.63%) LAMP
7 1 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.63%) Spring
7 1 (0.63%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.63%) XHTML
7 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.81%) PMI
4 10 (6.29%) Life Science
5 9 (5.66%) Replication
6 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.26%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) IVR
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) Linux
2 9 (5.66%) Windows
3 8 (5.03%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.77%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (3.14%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.52%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.63%) Android
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.63%) Unix
8 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.93%) Project Management
2 26 (16.35%) ITIL
3 24 (15.09%) PRINCE2
4 21 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (11.95%) PRINCE
6 18 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (10.06%) Web Development
8 15 (9.43%) Analytics
9 13 (8.18%) Programme Management
10 12 (7.55%) B2B
10 12 (7.55%) ERP
10 12 (7.55%) SOA
11 11 (6.92%) Project Planning
11 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.92%) Workflow
12 10 (6.29%) PLM
12 10 (6.29%) Scrum
12 10 (6.29%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.29%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.69%) Java
2 10 (6.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.66%) SQL
4 5 (3.14%) CFML
4 5 (3.14%) Go
4 5 (3.14%) Ruby
5 3 (1.89%) PHP
6 2 (1.26%) C#
7 1 (0.63%) Scala
7 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 15 (9.43%) PMI Certification
3 13 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.77%) CCNP
5 6 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.14%) CISM
6 5 (3.14%) CISSP
6 5 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.52%) CISA
7 4 (2.52%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.52%) NCDA
7 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.89%) PMP
9 2 (1.26%) HNC
10 1 (0.63%) CCIE
10 1 (0.63%) CCIP
10 1 (0.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.81%) PMO
2 12 (7.55%) QA
2 12 (7.55%) SLA
3 6 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.26%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.63%) Firmware
4 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (2.52%) FortiGate
1 4 (2.52%) WSUS
2 3 (1.89%) SCCM
2 3 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.63%) NetCrunch
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.84%) Cisco
3 15 (9.43%) VMware
4 8 (5.03%) Jaspersoft
5 7 (4.40%) Juniper
5 7 (4.40%) NetApp
6 5 (3.14%) Oracle
7 4 (2.52%) Aruba
7 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.52%) Dell
7 4 (2.52%) HP
8 3 (1.89%) Citrix
8 3 (1.89%) IBM
8 3 (1.89%) SAP
9 2 (1.26%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.26%) Veeam
10 1 (0.63%) Infor
10 1 (0.63%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.63%) Splunk
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