The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 567 503 489
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 332 455 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.44% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 257 390 340
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £78,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.94%
Support Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in England

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in England

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

Support Manager Salary Histogram in England

Support Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
London -34 133 £52,500 -4.54% 12
South East -17 61 £47,500 +15.85% 12
East of England -4 34 £57,500 +40.24% 2
West Midlands -9 31 £47,500 -13.63% 2
North West -6 25 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Yorkshire +9 20 £42,000 +3.70% 3
East Midlands -22 14 £48,750 -15.21%
South West -25 9 £43,000 -4.44% 1
North East -9 3 - -
Support Manager
UK

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 253 (38.05%) ITIL
2 185 (27.82%) Windows
3 178 (26.77%) Finance
4 139 (20.90%) SLA
5 109 (16.39%) Service Delivery
6 108 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 102 (15.34%) SQL
8 85 (12.78%) Service Management
9 83 (12.48%) Incident Management
10 82 (12.33%) Active Directory
11 80 (12.03%) Problem Management
12 78 (11.73%) Project Management
13 72 (10.83%) Linux
14 67 (10.08%) MS Excel
15 62 (9.32%) VMware
15 62 (9.32%) Coaching
16 61 (9.17%) Mentoring
16 61 (9.17%) Retail
16 61 (9.17%) Change Management
17 60 (9.02%) UNIX
18 59 (8.87%) Oracle
19 56 (8.42%) Banking
19 56 (8.42%) Degree
20 55 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
21 54 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
22 52 (7.82%) People Management
23 51 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
24 50 (7.52%) Java
25 49 (7.37%) CRM
26 48 (7.22%) SQL Server

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 27 (4.06%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.01%) IIS
3 15 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (0.90%) Confluence
7 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.75%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.60%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.45%) SAS
9 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.45%) Apache
9 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.45%) Lync
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.30%) JBoss
10 2 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 67 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.02%) MS Office
3 8 (1.20%) MS Project
4 6 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (1.80%) thinkFolio
2 9 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.90%) Endur
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.75%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.60%) SAP SCM
6 4 (0.60%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.60%) SAP LE
6 4 (0.60%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.60%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.60%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.45%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.45%) Maximo
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.45%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.45%) 3000 Xtra
7 3 (0.45%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.56%) SaaS
2 10 (1.50%) Office 365
3 7 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.26%) Firewall
2 30 (4.51%) TCP/IP
3 29 (4.36%) DNS
4 21 (3.16%) DHCP
4 21 (3.16%) WAN
5 20 (3.01%) LAN
6 19 (2.86%) VPN
7 13 (1.95%) Network Security
8 11 (1.65%) SAN
9 6 (0.90%) Internet
9 6 (0.90%) MPLS
9 6 (0.90%) Wireless
9 6 (0.90%) VoIP
10 5 (0.75%) HTTP
10 5 (0.75%) Intranet
10 5 (0.75%) NAS
10 5 (0.75%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.60%) VLAN
11 4 (0.60%) SSL
12 3 (0.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.95%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.65%) MySQL
4 10 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.60%) SAP BI
7 4 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.45%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.45%) MS Access
8 3 (0.45%) DB2
8 3 (0.45%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.30%) mvBase
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Maven
1 8 (1.20%) JIRA
2 3 (0.45%) MSI
3 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.15%) Calabash
4 1 (0.15%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.15%) Toad
4 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 178 (26.77%) Finance
2 61 (9.17%) Retail
3 56 (8.42%) Banking
4 35 (5.26%) Front Office
5 20 (3.01%) Law
6 18 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.26%) Marketing
9 14 (2.11%) Legal
9 14 (2.11%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.95%) Games
11 10 (1.50%) Military
11 10 (1.50%) Advertising
11 10 (1.50%) Back Office
11 10 (1.50%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.35%) Billing
13 6 (0.90%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.60%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.51%) .NET
2 21 (3.16%) Web Services
3 12 (1.80%) J2EE
3 12 (1.80%) Spring
4 11 (1.65%) XML
5 9 (1.35%) CSS
6 8 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (1.20%) Spring MVC
6 8 (1.20%) jQuery
6 8 (1.20%) REST
6 8 (1.20%) Sass
6 8 (1.20%) AngularJS
6 8 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (1.05%) HTML
8 5 (0.75%) Mason
9 4 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.60%) Java EE
9 4 (0.60%) Application Packaging
9 4 (0.60%) LAMP
9 4 (0.60%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.46%) Fixed Income
4 19 (2.86%) Derivative
5 17 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.26%) Hedge funds
6 15 (2.26%) Statistics
7 14 (2.11%) AS400
7 14 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (2.11%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.80%) Replication
9 8 (1.20%) EPoS
9 8 (1.20%) Equities
10 7 (1.05%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (0.60%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 185 (27.82%) Windows
2 72 (10.83%) Linux
3 60 (9.02%) UNIX
4 46 (6.92%) Windows 7
5 35 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 17 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.41%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.50%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.20%) Android
10 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.75%) Solaris
12 4 (0.60%) AIX
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (38.05%) ITIL
2 109 (16.39%) Service Delivery
3 85 (12.78%) Service Management
4 83 (12.48%) Incident Management
5 80 (12.03%) Problem Management
6 78 (11.73%) Project Management
7 62 (9.32%) Coaching
8 61 (9.17%) Change Management
8 61 (9.17%) Mentoring
9 55 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 54 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (7.82%) People Management
12 49 (7.37%) CRM
13 48 (7.22%) Line Management
14 45 (6.77%) PRINCE2
15 39 (5.86%) E-Commerce
16 37 (5.56%) Release Management
16 37 (5.56%) Performance Management
17 32 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
17 32 (4.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (15.34%) SQL
2 50 (7.52%) Java
3 15 (2.26%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.11%) C#
5 12 (1.80%) COBOL
6 10 (1.50%) C++
7 7 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.90%) Perl
9 5 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.75%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.60%) ABAP
10 4 (0.60%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.60%) C
11 2 (0.30%) VBScript
11 2 (0.30%) VBA
12 1 (0.15%) Python
12 1 (0.15%) sed
12 1 (0.15%) VB
12 1 (0.15%) AWK
12 1 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (8.42%) Degree
2 34 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
3 29 (4.36%) MCSE
4 17 (2.56%) MCP
5 11 (1.65%) MCITP
6 10 (1.50%) CCNA
6 10 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.35%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.05%) MCTS
9 4 (0.60%) RHCE
9 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.45%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.45%) SCSA
10 3 (0.45%) PMP
10 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.30%) HND
11 2 (0.30%) MCSA
11 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (20.90%) SLA
2 17 (2.56%) QA
3 12 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.05%) COBIT
6 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 82 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.90%) XenApp
5 5 (0.75%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.60%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.45%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.30%) XenServer
9 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.15%) vSphere
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.20%) Puppet
3 6 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.75%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.45%) SCOM
6 2 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.30%) Control-M
6 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.30%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) SCCM
7 1 (0.15%) Legato
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 108 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.32%) VMware
3 59 (8.87%) Oracle
4 34 (5.11%) SAP
5 31 (4.66%) Citrix
6 24 (3.61%) Cisco
7 20 (3.01%) IBM
8 14 (2.11%) Sun
9 12 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.65%) Bloomberg
10 11 (1.65%) NetApp
10 11 (1.65%) Sybase
11 10 (1.50%) Remedy
12 8 (1.20%) ESRI
12 8 (1.20%) Apple
13 7 (1.05%) HP
13 7 (1.05%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.90%) Triple Point
14 6 (0.90%) Eloqua
14 6 (0.90%) OpenLink
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
jft maintenance
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £57000 - £60000 Per Annum C60k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CDK Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Flex Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Fun Modern Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago