The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 47 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.06% 2.61% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 2.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 242 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.97% 90.30% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 173 168 181
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Chester

Technical Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware