The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 277 258 275
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 31 77 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.62% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.67% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 69 51
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.94%
Support Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 26 (34.21%) ITIL
2 24 (31.58%) Finance
3 17 (22.37%) Windows
4 16 (21.05%) SQL
4 16 (21.05%) Investment Management
5 15 (19.74%) Service Delivery
6 13 (17.11%) Front Office
7 12 (15.79%) Banking
7 12 (15.79%) Fixed Income
8 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
9 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
9 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.16%) Oracle
9 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 9 (11.84%) Project Management
10 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
10 9 (11.84%) CRM
10 9 (11.84%) Law
10 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.84%) Retail
10 9 (11.84%) thinkFolio
11 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
11 8 (10.53%) Service Management
12 7 (9.21%) Java
12 7 (9.21%) SLA
12 7 (9.21%) Degree
12 7 (9.21%) Coaching
12 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
13 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.32%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) thinkFolio
2 4 (5.26%) Markit EDM
3 3 (3.95%) LatentZero
3 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.32%) LongView
4 1 (1.32%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) LAN
2 4 (5.26%) WAN
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
4 2 (2.63%) Network Security
4 2 (2.63%) PABX
4 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) SAN
5 1 (1.32%) DMZ
5 1 (1.32%) 3G
5 1 (1.32%) MPLS
5 1 (1.32%) OSPF
5 1 (1.32%) BGP
5 1 (1.32%) VRRP
5 1 (1.32%) HSRP
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.32%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.32%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Front Office
3 12 (15.79%) Banking
4 9 (11.84%) Retail
4 9 (11.84%) Law
5 6 (7.89%) Legal
6 4 (5.26%) Private Banking
7 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.32%) Back Office
9 1 (1.32%) Advertising
9 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) XML
2 4 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) XSLT
4 2 (2.63%) .NET
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) Murex MxML
5 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.32%) XMPP
5 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Fixed Income
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) EPoS
4 2 (2.63%) Derivative
4 2 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Equities
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) BYOD
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.58%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.95%) UNIX
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) ITIL
2 16 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 15 (19.74%) Service Delivery
4 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
5 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.84%) CRM
6 9 (11.84%) Project Management
7 8 (10.53%) Service Management
7 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 7 (9.21%) Coaching
9 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) ITSM
10 5 (6.58%) BCP
10 5 (6.58%) Fund Management
10 5 (6.58%) Document Management
10 5 (6.58%) Performance Management
10 5 (6.58%) Budget Control
10 5 (6.58%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) C#
3 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 2 (2.63%) C++
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.63%) COBIT
3 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Bloomberg
3 4 (5.26%) Charles River
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Fidessa
4 3 (3.95%) Interwoven
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) Sun
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.32%) Splunk
6 1 (1.32%) Verint
6 1 (1.32%) CyberTech
6 1 (1.32%) Murex
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.32%) Reuters