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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 108 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.30% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.31% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1723 1608 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.94% 95.54% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1396 1354
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) NetApp
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Use Case
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
4 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (20.83%) Back Office
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
8 2 (8.33%) JBoss
8 2 (8.33%) Apache
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) ITSM
8 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
8 2 (8.33%) Degree
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.17%) EPoS

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) EFT
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.17%) Equities
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Use Case
2 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (33.33%) NetApp
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle