The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 176 167 173
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 12 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.55% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 21
Average salary £43,750 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,424 £38,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.27%
Support Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3206 3748 4106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.19% 94.17% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2663 3105 3555
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Support Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Rochdale - 3 £45,000 - 1
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
Support Manager
North West

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (48.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) Change Control
5 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) MCSE
6 3 (12.00%) MCP
6 3 (12.00%) SLA
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Akka
7 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) ADSL
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCP
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Nortel
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
5 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago