The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 90 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 3 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.60% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.63% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 13
Average salary £39,250 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £45,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Support Manager
East of 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 Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1135 953 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.68% 94.73% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 969 868 865
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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
Luton -8 3 £39,250 -12.77%
Support Manager
East of England

Support Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Support 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 Support Manager in their job title.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Support 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 Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) VMware