The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 81 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 6 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.55% 0.91% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.94% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £56,750 £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.11% -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £36,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,492 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.01% -5.55%
Support Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1041 1059 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.98% 96.01% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 834 849 813
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Support Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Brentwood 0 2 £75,000 +66.66%
Waltham Abbey - 1 £38,500 -
Support Manager
East of England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) BCP
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Documentum
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) COBOL
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) iSeries
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (13.33%) Documentum
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) BCP
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) COBOL
4 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Pegasus
3 1 (6.67%) Sage