The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 June 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 > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 189 177
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 41 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.89% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.93% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 33
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,750 £32,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,375 £72,000
England median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.36% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4960 5935 5589
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.71% 96.36% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18244 19737 22014
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Technical Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the West Midlands

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Technical Manager in the West Midlands

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in the West Midlands

Technical Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Birmingham +15 29 £59,250 +24.73%
Coventry -5 10 £51,303 -6.72%
Staffordshire +19 1 £72,500 +7.40%
Shropshire +3 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 49 (56.32%) Microsoft
2 35 (40.23%) ITIL
3 24 (27.59%) Data Centre
4 20 (22.99%) Finance
5 19 (21.84%) Project Management
6 16 (18.39%) C#
6 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
7 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (16.09%) SDLC
7 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
7 14 (16.09%) .NET
7 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (16.09%) Windows
8 13 (14.94%) HTML
8 13 (14.94%) Cisco
8 13 (14.94%) WAN
8 13 (14.94%) VMware
9 12 (13.79%) Citrix
9 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (11.49%) Hyper-V
11 10 (11.49%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (11.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 10 (11.49%) Office 365
11 10 (11.49%) VB.NET
11 10 (11.49%) CRM
11 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
11 10 (11.49%) Change Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.45%) IIS
1 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
2 1 (1.15%) CMS
2 1 (1.15%) Kentico
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Office 365
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.75%) SaaS
5 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) WAN
2 9 (10.34%) Firewall
2 9 (10.34%) LAN
3 8 (9.20%) Network Security
3 8 (9.20%) SAN
4 5 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.60%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (4.60%) VLAN
5 4 (4.60%) WLAN
6 3 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.45%) NAS
6 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.30%) BGP
7 2 (2.30%) DNS
7 2 (2.30%) Extranet
7 2 (2.30%) IPsec
7 2 (2.30%) OSPF
7 2 (2.30%) SSL
7 2 (2.30%) Symposium
7 2 (2.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) Riak
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.15%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (22.99%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Military
4 2 (2.30%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) .NET
2 13 (14.94%) HTML
3 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.30%) HTML5
5 2 (2.30%) jQuery
5 2 (2.30%) Middleware
6 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.15%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.15%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.15%) Express
6 1 (1.15%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.15%) Node.js
6 1 (1.15%) React
6 1 (1.15%) Sequelize
6 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Unix
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.15%) Solaris
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) ITIL
2 19 (21.84%) Project Management
3 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (16.09%) SDLC
4 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.49%) Change Management
5 10 (11.49%) CRM
5 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.90%) Process Improvement
7 5 (5.75%) Line Management
7 5 (5.75%) Service Management
7 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.60%) Analytics
8 4 (4.60%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.60%) Migration
8 4 (4.60%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.60%) Ticket Management
9 3 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) C#
2 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.49%) VB.NET
4 8 (9.20%) SQL
5 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.15%) Java
6 1 (1.15%) Korn
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) CCNA
1 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.60%) MCSE
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.45%) MCITP
3 3 (3.45%) MCSA
3 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) APMP
5 1 (1.15%) CCNP
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (1.15%) NFS
5 1 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) SCCM
2 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.15%) Nagios
4 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) Simpana
4 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (56.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Cisco
2 13 (14.94%) VMware
3 12 (13.79%) Citrix
4 5 (5.75%) NetApp
5 4 (4.60%) F5
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle
6 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.45%) HP
6 3 (3.45%) Veeam
7 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 2 (2.30%) Netezza
8 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.15%) Avaya
8 1 (1.15%) CommVault
8 1 (1.15%) EMC
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.15%) Sun
8 1 (1.15%) Veritas
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