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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 399 362 370
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 39 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 54
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
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
19277 19662 19473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.18% 94.63% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15741 15577 16420
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 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
Surrey -13 11 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Middlesex - 6 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 4 - - 1
Berkshire -9 4 £39,000 -8.23%
Hampshire -19 3 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Kent +12 2 £47,500 -11.62%
Sussex +4 2 - - 1
West Sussex -1 2 £41,250 +17.85%
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 33 (33.67%) ITIL
2 26 (26.53%) Windows
3 23 (23.47%) Service Delivery
4 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
5 20 (20.41%) Degree
6 17 (17.35%) Retail
6 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.33%) SQL
8 15 (15.31%) Project Management
9 14 (14.29%) UNIX
9 14 (14.29%) SLA
9 14 (14.29%) Line Management
10 13 (13.27%) Oracle
10 13 (13.27%) Firewall
11 12 (12.24%) Finance
11 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
11 12 (12.24%) Linux
12 11 (11.22%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (11.22%) Intranet
13 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
14 9 (9.18%) Telecoms
14 9 (9.18%) Incident Management
14 9 (9.18%) Android
14 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
15 8 (8.16%) Problem Management
15 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
15 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
15 8 (8.16%) MS Office
16 7 (7.14%) Java
16 7 (7.14%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
5 1 (1.02%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) MS Office
3 7 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.04%) Lawson
2 1 (1.02%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) Firewall
2 11 (11.22%) Intranet
3 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.12%) Internet
4 6 (6.12%) SAN
5 4 (4.08%) DNS
6 3 (3.06%) DHCP
6 3 (3.06%) WAN
7 2 (2.04%) LAN
7 2 (2.04%) VPN
7 2 (2.04%) SSL
8 1 (1.02%) FTP
8 1 (1.02%) PBX
8 1 (1.02%) SMS
8 1 (1.02%) VoIP
8 1 (1.02%) SMTP
8 1 (1.02%) IPv4
8 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.02%) Telnet
8 1 (1.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) DB2
5 1 (1.02%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (17.35%) Retail
2 12 (12.24%) Finance
3 9 (9.18%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.14%) Electronics
5 6 (6.12%) Banking
5 6 (6.12%) Marketing
6 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.02%) Automotive
8 1 (1.02%) Law
8 1 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (1.02%) French Language
8 1 (1.02%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) .NET
1 4 (4.08%) J2EE
2 3 (3.06%) XML
3 2 (2.04%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.04%) Middleware
3 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.10%) Clustering
2 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) User Experience
4 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.04%) Statistics
4 2 (2.04%) EPoS
4 2 (2.04%) NHS
4 2 (2.04%) PMI
4 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.02%) DTV
5 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.02%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) UNIX
3 12 (12.24%) Linux
4 9 (9.18%) Android
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Solaris
6 5 (5.10%) AIX
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) ITIL
2 23 (23.47%) Service Delivery
3 15 (15.31%) Project Management
4 14 (14.29%) Line Management
5 9 (9.18%) Incident Management
5 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.16%) Problem Management
7 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 7 (7.14%) People Management
8 6 (6.12%) Performance Improvement
8 6 (6.12%) Demand Management
9 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.10%) Workflow
9 5 (5.10%) Service Management
9 5 (5.10%) Numerical Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.08%) Stress Testing
10 4 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (4.08%) C#
4 2 (2.04%) sed
4 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.04%) AWK
4 2 (2.04%) Python
4 2 (2.04%) C
4 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) C++
4 2 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Degree
2 11 (11.22%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.12%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) RHCE
4 5 (5.10%) HNC
4 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.08%) SCSA
5 4 (4.08%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.04%) VCP4
7 2 (2.04%) MCP
7 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.04%) IBM AIX Certification
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.02%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) XenServer
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) Postfix
3 1 (1.02%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (1.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.04%) SCCM
3 2 (2.04%) SCOM
3 2 (2.04%) WSUS
4 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) VMware
3 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.12%) SAP
3 6 (6.12%) HP
4 5 (5.10%) Citrix
5 4 (4.08%) Cisco
5 4 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) F5
6 2 (2.04%) Baan
6 2 (2.04%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.04%) Sage
6 2 (2.04%) Remedy
6 2 (2.04%) Compuware
7 1 (1.02%) Dell
7 1 (1.02%) EMC
7 1 (1.02%) Intel
7 1 (1.02%) BT
7 1 (1.02%) Symantec
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