The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 173 158 182
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 20 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.54% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 6
Average salary £45,000 £39,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.06% -6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £60,900 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,082
% change year-on-year
- +8.50%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3978 3516 3652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.26% 94.19% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3373 3032 3241
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) Service Delivery
3 17 (42.50%) Windows
4 15 (37.50%) OpenUP
4 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (37.50%) Office 365
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Phone 8
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Phone
4 15 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (37.50%) User Experience
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (22.50%) C#
6 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
6 9 (22.50%) .NET
7 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (17.50%) VMware
7 7 (17.50%) MCSE
8 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.00%) CCNA
8 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (15.00%) MCTS
8 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.50%) QA
9 5 (12.50%) MCITP
9 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (12.50%) SAN
9 5 (12.50%) Citrix
9 5 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (10.00%) MCP

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) PSTN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Service Delivery
2 15 (37.50%) OpenUP
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Process Management
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (7.50%) Line Management
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) SIEM
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.50%) Information Security
7 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) C#
1 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) MCSE
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) MCTS
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.00%) CCNA
3 5 (12.50%) MCITP
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (10.00%) CCA
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCP
4 4 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) VCAP
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
1 4 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) Symantec
4 4 (10.00%) McAfee
4 4 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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