Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 246 229
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 36 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 41
Manchester median annual salary £51,250 £51,820 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +12.65% +8.24%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £65,125 £61,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.94% +21.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7739 7309 7172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.44% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6429 6274 5976
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Technical Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager 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 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Technical Manager in Manchester

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in Manchester

Technical Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 8 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 3 £52,500 -
Wigan -3 1 £65,000 -
Salford - 1 £47,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Technical Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.00%) SAN
6 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
7 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
7 7 (19.44%) SIEM
7 7 (19.44%) DevOps
7 7 (19.44%) Server Hardening
7 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
7 7 (19.44%) Web Services
7 7 (19.44%) Firewall
8 6 (16.67%) Security Management
8 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 6 (16.67%) Terminal Services
8 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 6 (16.67%) Wyse
8 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 6 (16.67%) .NET
8 6 (16.67%) LAN
8 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 6 (16.67%) WAN
8 6 (16.67%) DHCP
8 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 6 (16.67%) DNS

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
3 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
3 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) PBX
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) IPTV
4 1 (2.78%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) DevOps
3 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
3 7 (19.44%) Server Hardening
3 7 (19.44%) SIEM
4 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.67%) Security Management
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) People Management
6 4 (11.11%) Presales
6 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (16.67%) Wyse
3 2 (5.56%) NEC
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware