The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 129 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £61,500 £52,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.26% +63.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,950 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,250 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Support Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1796 2363 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.28% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1618 1706
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 10 (37.04%) Performance Management
2 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (22.22%) People Management
3 6 (22.22%) Product Management
3 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (22.22%) Presales
3 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Change Management
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) PMI
4 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Service Design
4 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
4 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Line Management
5 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (14.81%) QA
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (18.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Management
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 6 (22.22%) People Management
2 6 (22.22%) Presales
2 6 (22.22%) Product Management
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Line Management
3 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) Resource Management
3 5 (18.52%) Service Design
3 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
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