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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 148 167 158
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.14% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.14% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £53,500 £46,930 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.99% -32.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
2923 3532 2833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.05% 95.51% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 2315 1709
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Dundee +10 5 £52,500 +18.20%
Stirling - 3 £71,250 -
Support Manager
UK

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (44.44%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Statistics
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) SMTP
6 2 (11.11%) HTTP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) SLA
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.56%) Back Office
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) SMTP
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco