The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Manager
Rank - 238 246
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.056% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.059% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.01%
IT Support Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6953 6750 7261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.73% 94.33% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5636 5791 6315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the North West

IT Support Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Apple