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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 219 211 198
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 25 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.58% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 35
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester +18 16 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Cheshire +6 7 £35,000 -34.88% 2
Merseyside -6 2 £36,018 -56.34% 2
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (32.20%) Project Management
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (28.81%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Presales
4 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
5 10 (16.95%) VMware
5 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (16.95%) MCP
5 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.95%) MCSE
5 10 (16.95%) SQL
6 9 (15.25%) .NET
7 8 (13.56%) C#
7 8 (13.56%) ITIL
7 8 (13.56%) DHCP
7 8 (13.56%) DNS
7 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.56%) Degree
8 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (10.17%) SaaS
9 6 (10.17%) Linux
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.17%) Retail
10 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.47%) IIS
1 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Tridion
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.17%) SaaS
2 5 (8.47%) Office 365
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) DHCP
1 8 (13.56%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) LAN
2 5 (8.47%) SAN
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) MPLS
3 4 (6.78%) WAN
4 3 (5.08%) VPN
4 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.39%) Wireless
5 2 (3.39%) WLAN
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.17%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.47%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) HTML
5 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.08%) CSS
5 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.08%) jQuery
5 3 (5.08%) WCF
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) Informatics
3 4 (6.78%) Contactless
4 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.08%) EPoS
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Project Management
2 12 (20.34%) Presales
3 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.56%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) MVC
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
7 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) Line Management
7 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.08%) SEO
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) C#
3 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) MCP
1 10 (16.95%) MCSE
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) MCSA
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) EMC
4 3 (5.08%) Citrix
4 3 (5.08%) IBM
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) hybris
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