The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 198 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 9 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 15
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £53,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Support Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4622 5106 5009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.26% 92.67% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 3686 3989
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Support Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Reading -10 3 £65,000 +79.31%
Slough - 3 - -
Support Manager
South East

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) People Management
2 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) DAB
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Vitria
3 2 (16.67%) SLA
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessWare
3 2 (16.67%) webMethods
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Progress
3 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessWare
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DAB
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
1 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) People Management
2 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Channel Management
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Vitria
1 2 (16.67%) webMethods
1 2 (16.67%) Progress
1 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) EMC