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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 377 324 350
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 76 113 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 62 90 65
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
19999 21359 20410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16641 16800 16826
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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
Berkshire +20 22 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Oxfordshire 0 11 £50,000 +38.88% 3
Surrey +4 9 £47,000 +23.68% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 9 £50,000 +25.00%
West Sussex -2 8 £56,750 -7.34%
Middlesex - 8 £49,000 -
Hampshire -2 4 £38,500 -21.02%
Kent -14 3 - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 62 (50.82%) ITIL
2 31 (25.41%) SLA
3 28 (22.95%) Finance
4 27 (22.13%) Coaching
5 25 (20.49%) Windows
6 23 (18.85%) Service Management
7 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
7 22 (18.03%) People Management
8 21 (17.21%) Mentoring
9 18 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (13.93%) SAP
10 17 (13.93%) Line Management
11 15 (12.30%) Incident Management
12 13 (10.66%) Retail
12 13 (10.66%) Degree
12 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
12 13 (10.66%) ERP
13 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
13 12 (9.84%) Project Management
13 12 (9.84%) Problem Management
14 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (9.02%) VMware
14 11 (9.02%) UNIX
14 11 (9.02%) CRM
14 11 (9.02%) Linux
14 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2
15 10 (8.20%) Oracle
15 10 (8.20%) Cisco
15 10 (8.20%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.64%) BusinessWare
2 2 (1.64%) SAP SM
2 2 (1.64%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.64%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.82%) assyst
3 1 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.82%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (4.92%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) SaaS
3 2 (1.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) Firewall
2 7 (5.74%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.92%) DNS
3 6 (4.92%) DHCP
4 5 (4.10%) Intranet
5 4 (3.28%) Internet
6 3 (2.46%) DAB
7 2 (1.64%) Wireless
7 2 (1.64%) VLAN
7 2 (1.64%) VoIP
7 2 (1.64%) WebEx
8 1 (0.82%) WAN
8 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.82%) MPLS
8 1 (0.82%) Network Security
8 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.82%) Skype
8 1 (0.82%) IPsec
8 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.46%) DB2
1 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (0.82%) PowerCenter
2 1 (0.82%) Essbase
2 1 (0.82%) UniData
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.82%) mvBase
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.82%) OpenQM
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Toad
1 1 (0.82%) ERwin
1 1 (0.82%) MSI
1 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 28 (22.95%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Retail
3 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.10%) Banking
5 4 (3.28%) Games
6 3 (2.46%) Back Office
6 3 (2.46%) Billing
7 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.82%) French Language
7 1 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (0.82%) XML
3 1 (0.82%) Middleware
3 1 (0.82%) Ajax
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.46%) Statistics
5 3 (2.46%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.82%) AS400
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.82%) EPoS
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.49%) Windows
2 11 (9.02%) Linux
2 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (9.02%) UNIX
3 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.28%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) ITIL
2 27 (22.13%) Coaching
3 23 (18.85%) Service Management
4 22 (18.03%) People Management
5 21 (17.21%) Mentoring
6 18 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (13.93%) Line Management
8 15 (12.30%) Incident Management
9 13 (10.66%) ERP
10 12 (9.84%) Project Management
10 12 (9.84%) Problem Management
11 11 (9.02%) CRM
12 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2
12 10 (8.20%) Service Delivery
12 10 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (8.20%) Change Control
13 9 (7.38%) Performance Management
13 9 (7.38%) Supplier Management
14 7 (5.74%) Resource Management
14 7 (5.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.74%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.82%) Java
2 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.38%) MCSE
3 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.74%) CCNA
4 7 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.46%) HND
7 1 (0.82%) MCP
7 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.41%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) QA
3 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.82%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) XenApp
3 2 (1.64%) XenServer
4 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.82%) Control-M
3 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.93%) SAP
3 11 (9.02%) VMware
4 10 (8.20%) Oracle
4 10 (8.20%) Cisco
5 8 (6.56%) Citrix
6 7 (5.74%) IBM
7 6 (4.92%) Ariba
8 5 (4.10%) NetApp
9 3 (2.46%) Symantec
10 2 (1.64%) Remedy
10 2 (1.64%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.64%) Planview
10 2 (1.64%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.64%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.64%) Juniper
10 2 (1.64%) Vitria
10 2 (1.64%) webMethods
10 2 (1.64%) HP
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