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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 149 171 170
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 16 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.42% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 20
Average salary £41,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.40% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,424 £38,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
3074 3642 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.62% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2995 3465
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 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 2 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £42,750 -
Support Manager
North West

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 4 (14.29%) Release Management
5 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.71%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) MCSE
6 3 (10.71%) MCP
6 3 (10.71%) PBX
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) SAP
7 2 (7.14%) SLA
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Banking

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) PBX
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) MPLS
3 1 (3.57%) ADSL
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Derivative
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 4 (14.29%) Release Management
3 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Line Management
4 3 (10.71%) People Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Coaching
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Nortel
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + benefits & equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago