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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 169 152 176
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 22 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.66% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.70% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 10
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 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
3839 3569 3717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.24% 94.22% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3106 3273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Service Delivery
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) Office 365
5 15 (36.59%) User Experience
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Phone 8
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Phone
5 15 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (36.59%) OpenUP
5 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (21.95%) C#
6 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
6 9 (21.95%) .NET
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.07%) ITIL
7 7 (17.07%) VMware
8 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
8 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (14.63%) QA
9 5 (12.20%) Matrix Management
9 5 (12.20%) MCITP
9 5 (12.20%) Resource Management
9 5 (12.20%) MCSE
9 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (12.20%) SAN
9 5 (12.20%) CCNA
9 5 (12.20%) Citrix
9 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (12.20%) Service Management

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Office 365
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) User Experience
1 15 (36.59%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Phone 8
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Service Delivery
2 15 (36.59%) OpenUP
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Matrix Management
4 5 (12.20%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) Process Management
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) Line Management
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) People Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Business Development
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) ERP
8 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C#
1 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) MCITP
1 5 (12.20%) MCSE
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (12.20%) CCNA
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.76%) MCTS
2 4 (9.76%) CCA
2 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (9.76%) MCSA
2 4 (9.76%) MCP
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) VCAP
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
3 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
1 4 (9.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee
4 4 (9.76%) Sophos
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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