The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 76 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 17 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.74% 1.15% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.19% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 4
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,650 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,200 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Support Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
949 1012 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.94% 97.12% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 782 873 656
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Support Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £42,500 -
Dover -4 1 £65,000 +39.78% 1
Support Manager
South East

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (70.59%) ITIL
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
2 9 (52.94%) MCSE
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Marketing
5 6 (35.29%) People Management
6 5 (29.41%) Operations Management
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
6 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
8 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.88%) Release Management
9 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco
9 1 (5.88%) MS Office
9 1 (5.88%) SAP

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) People Management
3 5 (29.41%) Operations Management
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dover
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago