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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 83 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 18 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.55% 0.40% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.41% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 6
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £34,750 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
1125 1209 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.65% 96.57% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 860 986 743
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
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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
Colchester -9 10 £34,000 +0.74%
Brentwood +5 5 £70,000 -
Support Manager
East of England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
3 12 (44.44%) Client/Server
4 11 (40.74%) MS Office
5 10 (37.04%) AS400
5 10 (37.04%) COBOL
6 9 (33.33%) High Availability
6 9 (33.33%) Change Control
7 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) CRM
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
7 7 (25.93%) Office 365
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
7 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.93%) Skype
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Law
9 4 (14.81%) Legal
9 4 (14.81%) SLA
9 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.81%) Document Management
9 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) PBX
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Law
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 10 (37.04%) AS400
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
2 9 (33.33%) Change Control
2 9 (33.33%) High Availability
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.81%) Coaching
4 4 (14.81%) Document Management
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (7.41%) BCP
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP