The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 221 215 212
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 35 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.56% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 22
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,163 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £75,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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 £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Manager
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Merseyside -6 8 £71,500 +107.24% 1
Cheshire -2 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (46.75%) Finance
2 28 (36.36%) ITIL
3 24 (31.17%) PRINCE2
4 16 (20.78%) Windows
4 16 (20.78%) Project Management
5 12 (15.58%) MS Project
5 12 (15.58%) VMware
5 12 (15.58%) Marketing
6 10 (12.99%) Oracle
6 10 (12.99%) SAN
6 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
7 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
7 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (11.69%) SQL
7 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
7 9 (11.69%) Service Management
7 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (10.39%) Cisco
8 8 (10.39%) IBM
9 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (7.79%) ITSM
10 6 (7.79%) Advertising
10 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.79%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.19%) Drupal
3 4 (5.19%) WordPress
3 4 (5.19%) CICS
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Project
2 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) SAN
2 2 (2.60%) NAS
3 1 (1.30%) SMTP
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) DataStage
3 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Trac
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (46.75%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Marketing
3 6 (7.79%) Advertising
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 5 (6.49%) .NET
3 4 (5.19%) LAMP
4 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.60%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.49%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (5.19%) Open Source
3 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.90%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.60%) MHEG
5 2 (2.60%) Interactive TV
5 2 (2.60%) BBC
6 1 (1.30%) EPoS
6 1 (1.30%) PMI
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) iPhone
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.49%) Mac OS
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) zOS
5 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.60%) Android
7 1 (1.30%) UNIX
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) ITIL
2 24 (31.17%) PRINCE2
3 16 (20.78%) Project Management
4 9 (11.69%) Service Management
5 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.79%) ITSM
6 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.79%) Scrum
7 5 (6.49%) ETL
7 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.49%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (6.49%) Operations Management
7 5 (6.49%) Change Control
8 4 (5.19%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.19%) Kanban
9 3 (3.90%) PRINCE
10 2 (2.60%) Time Management
10 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.79%) PHP
3 4 (5.19%) C
4 3 (3.90%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.30%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) HNC
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
1 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) MetaFrame
2 3 (3.90%) vSphere
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) VMware
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.39%) Cisco
3 8 (10.39%) IBM
4 6 (7.79%) HP
4 6 (7.79%) Citrix
5 5 (6.49%) Apple
5 5 (6.49%) SAP
6 4 (5.19%) Zend
6 4 (5.19%) Ab Initio
6 4 (5.19%) Teradata
6 4 (5.19%) EMC
6 4 (5.19%) McAfee
7 3 (3.90%) Symantec
7 3 (3.90%) Brocade
8 2 (2.60%) Metastorm
8 2 (2.60%) OpenTV
9 1 (1.30%) Unisys
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe
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