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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 172 168 161
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 11 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.42% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.44% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 20
Average salary £45,000 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,685 £38,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +8.33%
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
3462 3839 3898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.32% 94.60% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2882 3170 3384
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 £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
Support Manager
North West

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Change Control
4 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) SLA
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
5 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
6 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
7 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (11.54%) MCSE
7 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) MCP
7 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (7.69%) Akka
8 2 (7.69%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Active Directory

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Derivative
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Change Control
3 6 (23.08%) Service Management
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 5 (19.23%) Coaching
5 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCP
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
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Posted: 6 days ago
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