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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 153 172 154
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.075% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.079% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £71,250 £44,415 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.41% +5.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
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
2946 3783 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.03% 94.74% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 2471 1793
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,275 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Stirling - 3 £71,250 -
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Support Manager
UK

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Statistics
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Sybase
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) SMTP
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com