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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 223 198 235
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 30 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.60% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 16
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Technical Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6897 6472 7129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.73% 93.89% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5667 5578 6103
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 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
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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
Manchester -4 21 £43,750 +6.06% 2
Cheshire -10 6 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Merseyside -1 3 £42,500 -17.07%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) Service Delivery
3 19 (28.36%) Finance
4 18 (26.87%) Windows
5 16 (23.88%) Office 365
6 15 (22.39%) ITIL
6 15 (22.39%) OpenUP
6 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (22.39%) Windows Phone 8
6 15 (22.39%) Windows Phone
6 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (22.39%) User Experience
7 13 (19.40%) Service Management
8 11 (16.42%) C#
8 11 (16.42%) .NET
8 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
9 9 (13.43%) VB.NET
9 9 (13.43%) SAN
10 8 (11.94%) VMware
10 8 (11.94%) QA
11 7 (10.45%) Project Management
11 7 (10.45%) ITSM
11 7 (10.45%) Advertising
11 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
11 7 (10.45%) Matrix Management
11 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
12 6 (8.96%) Citrix
12 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
13 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (4.48%) CICS
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Office 365
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) SAN
2 5 (7.46%) NAS
3 2 (2.99%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Advertising
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) COM
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (22.39%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.48%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.99%) GIS
3 2 (2.99%) Tandem
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Phone 8
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Phone
3 3 (4.48%) zOS
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Service Delivery
2 15 (22.39%) OpenUP
2 15 (22.39%) ITIL
3 13 (19.40%) Service Management
4 7 (10.45%) Project Management
4 7 (10.45%) ITSM
4 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.45%) Matrix Management
5 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
6 5 (7.46%) Process Management
6 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.97%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) Cash Management
7 4 (5.97%) Analytics
8 3 (4.48%) Line Management
8 3 (4.48%) SIEM
8 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.48%) Information Security
8 3 (4.48%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) C#
2 9 (13.43%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.99%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) MCSE
1 5 (7.46%) CCNA
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (7.46%) MCITP
2 4 (5.97%) MCTS
2 4 (5.97%) MCP
2 4 (5.97%) CCA
2 4 (5.97%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.97%) MCSA
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) VCAP
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PMP
4 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) SLA
3 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Backup Exec
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
1 4 (5.97%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Foglight
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) Citrix
4 4 (5.97%) Symantec
4 4 (5.97%) McAfee
4 4 (5.97%) Sophos
5 3 (4.48%) IBM
5 3 (4.48%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.99%) Sun
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) Imperva
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