The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 252 229 232
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 13 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 20
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,295
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -19.34%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
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
7002 6556 6889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.40% 94.81% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6000 5616 6025
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £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 the North West

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Support Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Support Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Manchester -19 4 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Lancashire - 4 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 4 £34,000 - 1
Cheshire -13 1 - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 17 (48.57%) SLA
2 16 (45.71%) ITIL
3 12 (34.29%) Finance
4 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
6 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
6 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (20.00%) MCSE
8 6 (17.14%) SAP
8 6 (17.14%) Business Objects
8 6 (17.14%) Windows
8 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
8 6 (17.14%) SAP FI
8 6 (17.14%) NAS
8 6 (17.14%) SAP CO
8 6 (17.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (14.29%) ITSM
10 4 (11.43%) Internet
10 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
10 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.43%) DECT
10 4 (11.43%) VoIP
10 4 (11.43%) DHCP
10 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
10 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) SAP FI
1 6 (17.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (17.14%) SAP CO
2 3 (8.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) NAS
2 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
2 4 (11.43%) VoIP
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) DECT
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) PSTN
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Billing
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Life Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) ITSM
5 4 (11.43%) Software Deployment
5 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (11.43%) Line Management
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.57%) Release Management
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Business Development
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.86%) Fund Management
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.86%) SOA
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.57%) MCTS
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) MCDST
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (48.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Business Objects
2 6 (17.14%) SAP
3 3 (8.57%) Remedy
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Reuters
5 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee
5 1 (2.86%) Sophos
5 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £45K per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago