The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 132 138 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 8 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.17% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.18% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Manager
Berkshire

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 3 (18.75%) Billing
6 3 (18.75%) Network Design
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
6 3 (18.75%) Aruba
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (18.75%) Lync
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) LAN

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (18.75%) Lync
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Billing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (18.75%) Network Design
5 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 2 (12.50%) Revenue Management
7 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (12.50%) Squid
3 2 (12.50%) qmail
3 2 (12.50%) Postfix
3 2 (12.50%) Sendmail
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Aruba
3 3 (18.75%) Sage
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.25%) Altiris
5 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.25%) Apple