The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 63 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.50% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.81% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 614 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.97% 96.24% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 466 538 565
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Merseyside

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Southport +5 3 £42,500 +39.34%
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (92.31%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Advertising
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) NAS
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) CICS
4 3 (23.08%) zOS
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) PMP
6 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Java

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (23.08%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Advertising
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) zOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
1 7 (53.85%) ITSM
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM