The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 57 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.23% 1.21% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.26% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Support Manager
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
421 554 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.34% 96.01% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 367 495 332
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,919 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Leicester

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) MCDST
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle