The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 106 114 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 14 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.77% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.20% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 10
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £43,100 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1699 1502 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.87% 93.70% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1176 1754
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow 0 4 £55,000 +11.11%
Northwich - 2 - -
Chester +12 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title.

1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) GIS
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) Tandem
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 3 (14.29%) T-Plan
7 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
7 3 (14.29%) SIEM
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) VMware
8 2 (9.52%) E-Learning
8 2 (9.52%) MS Office
8 2 (9.52%) CISSP
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Active Directory

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) DataStage
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Tandem
2 3 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (9.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) SIEM
5 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Development
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Foglight
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) T-Plan
1 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) Imperva