The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 326 375 386
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 112 66 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 89 56 54
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Support Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20400 20187 21628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 94.96% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16022 16693 18505
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Support Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Support Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Oxfordshire +26 22 £36,000 - 3
Hampshire -1 22 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Kent +10 19 £45,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +10 13 £40,000 -20.00%
Surrey 0 13 £42,500 -32.00% 5
East Sussex -10 13 £30,000 -40.00%
Berkshire -3 7 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex -15 2 £39,750 -25.35%
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 88 (48.62%) ITIL
2 51 (28.18%) Windows
3 47 (25.97%) SLA
4 46 (25.41%) Service Delivery
5 39 (21.55%) Degree
6 37 (20.44%) Microsoft
7 36 (19.89%) Finance
8 34 (18.78%) Project Management
9 33 (18.23%) Service Management
9 33 (18.23%) MS Excel
10 27 (14.92%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (13.81%) Line Management
12 19 (10.50%) ITSM
12 19 (10.50%) Windows XP
13 17 (9.39%) Incident Management
14 16 (8.84%) People Management
15 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (8.29%) SQL
16 14 (7.73%) SQL Server
16 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (7.18%) Windows 7
17 13 (7.18%) Performance Monitoring
17 13 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (7.18%) Telecoms
17 13 (7.18%) MS Exchange
17 13 (7.18%) Marketing
17 13 (7.18%) Numerical Analysis
17 13 (7.18%) Performance Management
18 12 (6.63%) Active Directory
18 12 (6.63%) Cisco

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (7.18%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.08%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.76%) Lync
4 4 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.66%) Apache
5 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.10%) IIS
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.52%) MS Office
3 7 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) SaaS
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.08%) SAN
2 9 (4.97%) Firewall
3 8 (4.42%) NAS
4 7 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.87%) DNS
5 6 (3.31%) WAN
6 5 (2.76%) ADSL
6 5 (2.76%) HTTP
6 5 (2.76%) Internet
7 4 (2.21%) Wireless
7 4 (2.21%) Intranet
7 4 (2.21%) DVB
7 4 (2.21%) DAB
7 4 (2.21%) LAN
8 3 (1.66%) DHCP
8 3 (1.66%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.66%) VPN
9 2 (1.10%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.76%) DB2
3 3 (1.66%) MS Access
3 3 (1.66%) Big Data
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 36 (19.89%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.18%) Marketing
3 11 (6.08%) Retail
4 5 (2.76%) Advertising
5 4 (2.21%) Legal
6 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.55%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) HTML
2 5 (2.76%) Web Services
3 4 (2.21%) CSS
4 3 (1.66%) .NET
4 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.10%) Flash
5 2 (1.10%) XML
5 2 (1.10%) J2EE
5 2 (1.10%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.42%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.42%) EPoS
3 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.76%) DTV
5 4 (2.21%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.21%) MPEG
6 3 (1.66%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.66%) CCTV
6 3 (1.66%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.10%) IPTV
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.10%) Life Science
7 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.10%) IVR
8 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.55%) CMDB
8 1 (0.55%) PKI
8 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.18%) Windows
2 19 (10.50%) Windows XP
3 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.18%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.08%) UNIX
5 11 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.42%) Android
6 8 (4.42%) Linux
7 7 (3.87%) Windows Vista
7 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.21%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.55%) Debian
11 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (48.62%) ITIL
2 46 (25.41%) Service Delivery
3 34 (18.78%) Project Management
4 33 (18.23%) Service Management
5 25 (13.81%) Line Management
6 19 (10.50%) ITSM
7 17 (9.39%) Incident Management
8 16 (8.84%) People Management
9 13 (7.18%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (7.18%) Numerical Analysis
9 13 (7.18%) Performance Management
10 11 (6.08%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.08%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.52%) Operations Management
12 9 (4.97%) CRM
12 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.42%) Time Management
13 8 (4.42%) Change Management
13 8 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.29%) SQL
2 4 (2.21%) Perl
3 3 (1.66%) VBA
3 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.10%) Java
4 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.55%) C
5 1 (0.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 39 (21.55%) Degree
2 27 (14.92%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.08%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.97%) MCSE
6 4 (2.21%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (1.66%) ACCA
7 3 (1.66%) CIMA
8 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.10%) MCSA
8 2 (1.10%) MOS
9 1 (0.55%) CITP
9 1 (0.55%) CCA
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.55%) MCP
9 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (25.97%) SLA
2 7 (3.87%) QA
3 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.42%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.10%) qmail
3 2 (1.10%) Postfix
3 2 (1.10%) Sendmail
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) SCCM
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.10%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.63%) Cisco
3 8 (4.42%) Oracle
3 8 (4.42%) SAP
4 7 (3.87%) Citrix
4 7 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.31%) VMware
6 5 (2.76%) Retalix
6 5 (2.76%) Intel
6 5 (2.76%) Sage
7 3 (1.66%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.10%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.10%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.10%) Juniper
9 1 (0.55%) Altiris
9 1 (0.55%) Compuware
9 1 (0.55%) Remedy
9 1 (0.55%) BT
9 1 (0.55%) Splunk
9 1 (0.55%) Aruba
Hampshire
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Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £35k + £2600 on Call Allowance + Amazing benefits packages
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £47,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago