The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 85 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £35,750 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Support Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1037 1553 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.02% 96.10% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1213 1264
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Support Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 6 £36,000 -
Chester - 2 £32,500 -
Support Manager
North West

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) SLA
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) Statistics
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
6 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp
8 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
8 2 (11.76%) vSphere
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) VLAN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Statistics
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) BCP
5 1 (5.88%) Case Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam