The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 129 126 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 14 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 0.45% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.46% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Median salary £27,500 £42,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.67% -31.60%
UK excluding London median 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
2235 1751 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.51% 98.21% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1415 1554
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Support Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Support Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 26 (74.29%) Service Delivery
2 25 (71.43%) ITIL
3 21 (60.00%) SLA
4 20 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (54.29%) Finance
6 15 (42.86%) Statistics
6 15 (42.86%) Performance Management
6 15 (42.86%) Critical Success Factor
6 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (42.86%) Escalation Management
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.14%) MS Office
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) WFM
9 5 (14.29%) Coaching
9 5 (14.29%) People Management
9 5 (14.29%) Verint
9 5 (14.29%) Avaya
9 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (8.57%) Java
10 3 (8.57%) SQL
10 3 (8.57%) Unix
10 3 (8.57%) Windows
10 3 (8.57%) JBoss
10 3 (8.57%) Internet
10 3 (8.57%) VMware
10 3 (8.57%) Service Management
11 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 15 (42.86%) Statistics
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Service Delivery
2 25 (71.43%) ITIL
3 15 (42.86%) Critical Success Factor
3 15 (42.86%) Escalation Management
3 15 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Coaching
4 5 (14.29%) People Management
4 5 (14.29%) WFM
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) ITSM
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Avaya
2 5 (14.29%) Verint
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Apple
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix