Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 291 294
Rank change year-on-year -25 +3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 64 70 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 59
North West median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +21.18% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £27,700
90th Percentile £76,250 £64,375 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12809 12111 12607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10245 10184 10464
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Technical Manager in the North West

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester -5 37 £50,000 -3.51% 4
Cheshire -17 22 £55,000 +3.29% 4
Lancashire -4 3 - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Finance
3 18 (28.13%) Windows
4 17 (26.56%) Project Management
5 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (15.63%) DevOps
7 9 (14.06%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
7 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.06%) SAN
8 8 (12.50%) Firewall
8 8 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 7 (10.94%) SDLC
9 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
9 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
9 7 (10.94%) SIEM
9 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
9 7 (10.94%) Server Hardening
9 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
9 7 (10.94%) Retail
9 7 (10.94%) WAN
9 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
9 7 (10.94%) LAN
9 7 (10.94%) Web Services
10 6 (9.38%) ITIL
10 6 (9.38%) C#

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (10.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Drupal
3 2 (3.13%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) SAN
2 8 (12.50%) Firewall
3 7 (10.94%) LAN
3 7 (10.94%) WAN
4 6 (9.38%) DHCP
4 6 (9.38%) DNS
4 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.25%) Internet
6 3 (4.69%) Network Security
7 2 (3.13%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.13%) PBX
8 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Law
5 2 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Web Services
2 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.13%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) OAuth
5 1 (1.56%) Spring
5 1 (1.56%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.56%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Fintech
4 2 (3.13%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
4 2 (3.13%) PMI
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) IPTV
5 1 (1.56%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Project Management
3 10 (15.63%) DevOps
4 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.06%) Scrum
5 8 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 7 (10.94%) SDLC
6 7 (10.94%) Server Hardening
6 7 (10.94%) SIEM
6 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.38%) Change Management
7 6 (9.38%) ITIL
7 6 (9.38%) Patch Management
7 6 (9.38%) Release Management
7 6 (9.38%) Security Management
7 6 (9.38%) TDD
7 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.81%) Service Management
9 4 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.38%) C#
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) MCSE
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.38%) Terminal Services
3 6 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
2 6 (9.38%) Wyse
3 4 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) hybris
4 2 (3.13%) NEC
5 1 (1.56%) Apigee
5 1 (1.56%) Facebook
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) VMware