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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 161 176 153
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 15 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.50% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.52% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3129 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (30.00%) Presales
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
4 7 (17.50%) Degree
5 6 (15.00%) Retail
5 6 (15.00%) SaaS
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (12.50%) MCSE
6 5 (12.50%) MCSA
6 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (12.50%) Linux
6 5 (12.50%) MCP
6 5 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) QA
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.00%) Contactless
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) SEO
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) MVC
8 3 (7.50%) EPoS
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (5.00%) CMS
1 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
1 2 (5.00%) WLAN
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) jQuery
2 3 (7.50%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Contactless
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Presales
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) MVC
5 3 (7.50%) SEO
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 2 (5.00%) B2B
6 2 (5.00%) Business Development
6 2 (5.00%) Content Management
6 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) MCP
2 5 (12.50%) MCSA
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Apple
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) hybris