The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 106 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 26 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.12% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.55% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 7
Average salary £65,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.17% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,492 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.01% -
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
2183 1986 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.30% 93.55% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1799 1352
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (36.36%) People Management
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 7 (15.91%) Finance
4 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.36%) Apache
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX
6 4 (9.09%) MS Project
6 4 (9.09%) MS Office
6 4 (9.09%) NHS
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (9.09%) Line Management
7 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
7 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
7 3 (6.82%) JBoss
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.55%) Derivative
8 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
8 2 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (4.55%) Equities
8 2 (4.55%) Banking
8 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
8 2 (4.55%) SLA
8 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 2 (4.55%) IIS
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Project
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) NHS
2 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.55%) Equities
2 2 (4.55%) Derivative
2 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) People Management
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.27%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CCSP
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
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