The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 162 187 187
Rank change year-on-year +25 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 48 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.85% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 27
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% -6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £36,900 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - -1.96%  

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 4568 5904 4865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.86% 96.34% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3763 4801 4148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

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 24 March 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 24 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
Birmingham +18 25 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Coventry +23 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Staffordshire +6 7 £37,500 -27.18%
Worcestershire -5 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Sutton Coldfield -2 2 - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 59 (51.30%) ITIL
2 52 (45.22%) Microsoft
3 45 (39.13%) Data Centre
4 37 (32.17%) MS Excel
5 33 (28.70%) Service Delivery
6 30 (26.09%) VMware
7 28 (24.35%) Project Management
7 28 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (22.61%) Citrix
9 25 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 22 (19.13%) Hyper-V
10 22 (19.13%) Finance
11 19 (16.52%) Process Improvement
12 18 (15.65%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (15.65%) Network Security
13 17 (14.78%) Cisco
13 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
14 15 (13.04%) Windows
14 15 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (11.30%) Retail
16 12 (10.43%) Change Management
16 12 (10.43%) C#
16 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
17 11 (9.57%) LAN
17 11 (9.57%) WAN
18 10 (8.70%) SQL
18 10 (8.70%) Unix
19 9 (7.83%) MS Office
19 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (2.61%) FormScape
1 3 (2.61%) IIS
1 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.74%) SAS
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) JBoss
3 1 (0.87%) Kentico
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (32.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.96%) Office 365
3 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.61%) SaaS
5 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) Network Security
2 11 (9.57%) LAN
2 11 (9.57%) WAN
3 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.09%) Firewall
4 7 (6.09%) SAN
5 5 (4.35%) BGP
5 5 (4.35%) Multicast
5 5 (4.35%) OSPF
6 3 (2.61%) DNS
6 3 (2.61%) Internet
6 3 (2.61%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.61%) NAS
6 3 (2.61%) SSL
6 3 (2.61%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.74%) DSL
7 2 (1.74%) IPsec
7 2 (1.74%) MPLS
7 2 (1.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.61%) Riak
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.87%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) DB2
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Retail
3 5 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Military
4 2 (1.74%) Publishing
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) HTML
2 6 (5.22%) .NET
3 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.35%) CSS
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
4 4 (3.48%) jQuery
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.61%) Middleware
6 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.74%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.74%) Ember.js
6 2 (1.74%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.74%) React
6 2 (1.74%) Web Services
7 1 (0.87%) J2EE
7 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) Unix
3 8 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.35%) Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Solaris
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.30%) ITIL
2 33 (28.70%) Service Delivery
3 28 (24.35%) Project Management
4 19 (16.52%) Process Improvement
5 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
6 15 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (10.43%) Change Management
9 9 (7.83%) Change Control
9 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.96%) SDLC
10 8 (6.96%) Service Management
11 7 (6.09%) ITIL V3
11 7 (6.09%) Kanban
11 7 (6.09%) People Management
12 6 (5.22%) Data Protection
12 6 (5.22%) Line Management
12 6 (5.22%) Performance Management
13 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.43%) C#
2 10 (8.70%) SQL
3 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.61%) VB
4 3 (2.61%) VBA
4 3 (2.61%) VBScript
5 2 (1.74%) Java
5 2 (1.74%) PHP
5 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.09%) CCNA
1 7 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.22%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.35%) MCSE
4 4 (3.48%) CCNP
5 3 (2.61%) MCITP
5 3 (2.61%) MCSA
5 3 (2.61%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.61%) PMP
5 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.74%) APMP
6 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.87%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.87%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 22 (19.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.87%) SCOM
2 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Microsoft
2 30 (26.09%) VMware
3 26 (22.61%) Citrix
4 17 (14.78%) Cisco
5 7 (6.09%) HP
6 6 (5.22%) NetApp
7 5 (4.35%) F5
8 4 (3.48%) Oracle
9 3 (2.61%) CODA
9 3 (2.61%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.61%) IFS
9 3 (2.61%) JD Edwards
9 3 (2.61%) Veeam
10 2 (1.74%) Cognos
10 2 (1.74%) Netezza
10 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.87%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.87%) EMC
11 1 (0.87%) SAP
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