The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 214 224 233
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 21 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 19
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
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
5491 6185 6810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.63% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 4936 5468
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Support Manager in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 13 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Cheshire +22 7 £36,000 -17.71% 1
Merseyside +8 1 £90,000 - 1
Support Manager
England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Support Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 20 (42.55%) SLA
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) VMware
4 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
5 9 (19.15%) Process Improvement
5 9 (19.15%) Line Management
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
7 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
7 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (12.77%) SANS
8 6 (12.77%) Retail
8 6 (12.77%) QA
8 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
8 6 (12.77%) SQL
8 6 (12.77%) DNS
8 6 (12.77%) DHCP
8 6 (12.77%) CISSP
8 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 6 (12.77%) Security Management
8 6 (12.77%) CISM
8 6 (12.77%) Information Security
9 5 (10.64%) Sage
9 5 (10.64%) ERP
9 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (10.64%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (10.64%) Windows 7

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.51%) IIS
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (8.51%) SAP Business One
1 4 (8.51%) SAP ERP
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) DHCP
1 6 (12.77%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) VLAN
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless
4 2 (4.26%) WLAN
5 1 (2.13%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Statistics
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Informatics
4 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
3 9 (19.15%) Line Management
3 9 (19.15%) Process Improvement
4 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (12.77%) Information Security
6 6 (12.77%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Security Management
7 5 (10.64%) ERP
7 5 (10.64%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (8.51%) Matrix Management
9 3 (6.38%) CRM
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
10 2 (4.26%) Service Management
10 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
11 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.13%) Process Management
11 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (12.77%) CISM
2 6 (12.77%) CISSP
2 6 (12.77%) SANS
3 4 (8.51%) CCNA
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) MCP
4 3 (6.38%) MCSE
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) SLA
2 6 (12.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
2 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) VMware
2 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
3 5 (10.64%) Sage
4 4 (8.51%) Epicor
4 4 (8.51%) IFS
4 4 (8.51%) Infor
4 4 (8.51%) NetSuite
4 4 (8.51%) SAP
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.26%) Apple
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Genesys
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Veeam
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