The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 147 149 158
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 14 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,930
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £42,341
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,300 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Support Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Support Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Glasgow -5 7 £50,000 -
Fife - 3 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +6 2 £49,000 -
Support Manager
UK

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) QlikView
3 4 (23.53%) Reference Data
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) People Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) e-Learning
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Statistics
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) ISO 9000
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) CMMI
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Critical Success Factor
4 3 (17.65%) Release Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) QlikView
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) e-Learning
1 4 (23.53%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
1 4 (23.53%) Reference Data
1 4 (23.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
1 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) People Management
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) CMMI
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) COBIT
1 3 (17.65%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle