The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 135 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 1 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.051% 0.73% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.77% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £39,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.29%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
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
1813 1556 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.17% 94.88% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1276 1655
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 1 - -
Support Manager
North West

Support Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (75.00%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Billing
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Billing
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA