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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 99 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.097% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £30,562 £35,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.68% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,624 £35,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
1080 997 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.04% 96.89% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 946 907 918
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 14 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
(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
Canterbury - 2 £35,624 -
Support Manager
South East

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya