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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 164 159 152
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 25 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.78% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.83% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 26
Average salary £46,250 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £54,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
3741 3514 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.41% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 3002 3362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
(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
Stockport - 2 £47,500 -
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Web Development
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) Release Management
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) VoIP
6 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Banking
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) ERP
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
8 3 (10.00%) Force.com
8 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (10.00%) C#
8 3 (10.00%) VB.NET

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Force.com
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) PMI
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Web Development
1 6 (20.00%) Release Management
1 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) ERP
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) CMMI
5 2 (6.67%) RUP
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Mitel
3 2 (6.67%) Avaya
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
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