The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Manager
Rank 142 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.081% 0.16% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.17% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.64%
IT Support Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2344 1772 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.31% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1447 1521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Support Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT 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 IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT 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 IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware