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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 397 399 384
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 44 52 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 64
Average salary £40,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.95% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £63,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +5 16 £51,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -20 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +10 8 £35,000 - 2
Kent -1 3 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £40,000 -37.25% 2
Berkshire -9 1 - - 1
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 74 (44.85%) ITIL
2 50 (30.30%) Windows
3 43 (26.06%) SLA
4 41 (24.85%) Service Delivery
5 39 (23.64%) MS Excel
5 39 (23.64%) Degree
6 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 35 (21.21%) Project Management
7 34 (20.61%) Finance
8 24 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (14.55%) Line Management
9 21 (12.73%) Service Management
10 19 (11.52%) Retail
11 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
12 17 (10.30%) Windows XP
12 17 (10.30%) SQL
13 16 (9.70%) People Management
13 16 (9.70%) Oracle
13 16 (9.70%) Security Cleared
14 15 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (9.09%) Incident Management
15 14 (8.48%) UNIX
15 14 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (7.88%) Windows 7
16 13 (7.88%) Performance Monitoring
16 13 (7.88%) Numerical Analysis
16 13 (7.88%) ITSM
17 12 (7.27%) SharePoint
17 12 (7.27%) MS Exchange
17 12 (7.27%) Intranet

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (7.27%) SharePoint
1 12 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.82%) IIS
6 2 (1.21%) Apache
6 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.21%) Lync
6 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.61%) nginx
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.67%) MS Office
3 8 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.61%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) SaaS
1 2 (1.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) Intranet
2 9 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.85%) DNS
3 8 (4.85%) Firewall
4 7 (4.24%) Internet
5 6 (3.64%) SAN
6 5 (3.03%) DHCP
7 4 (2.42%) VPN
7 4 (2.42%) ADSL
7 4 (2.42%) WAN
8 3 (1.82%) VoIP
8 3 (1.82%) LAN
8 3 (1.82%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.82%) HTTP
8 3 (1.82%) Wireless
8 3 (1.82%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.21%) NAS
9 2 (1.21%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.21%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.03%) MySQL
3 5 (3.03%) DB2
4 3 (1.82%) MS Access
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.82%) Big Data
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (20.61%) Finance
2 19 (11.52%) Retail
3 11 (6.67%) Marketing
4 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.24%) Electronics
6 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.82%) Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.03%) XML
2 4 (2.42%) .NET
2 4 (2.42%) J2EE
3 3 (1.82%) HTML
4 2 (1.21%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.21%) CSS
4 2 (1.21%) Web Services
4 2 (1.21%) Flash
5 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) EPoS
4 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.21%) CCTV
5 2 (1.21%) Statistics
5 2 (1.21%) Life Science
5 2 (1.21%) IVR
5 2 (1.21%) PMI
5 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.21%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.61%) PKI
6 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.61%) DTV
6 1 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.30%) Windows
2 17 (10.30%) Windows XP
3 14 (8.48%) UNIX
3 14 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.88%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.85%) Android
7 7 (4.24%) Linux
8 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.64%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.42%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.61%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (44.85%) ITIL
2 41 (24.85%) Service Delivery
3 35 (21.21%) Project Management
4 24 (14.55%) Line Management
5 21 (12.73%) Service Management
6 16 (9.70%) People Management
7 15 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 13 (7.88%) ITSM
8 13 (7.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (7.88%) Numerical Analysis
9 10 (6.06%) Performance Management
9 10 (6.06%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.24%) Performance Improvement
10 7 (4.24%) Demand Management
10 7 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.64%) Change Management
11 6 (3.64%) Operations Management
11 6 (3.64%) Time Management
12 5 (3.03%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.30%) SQL
2 6 (3.64%) Java
3 3 (1.82%) C
3 3 (1.82%) C#
3 3 (1.82%) VBA
3 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.21%) AWK
4 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.21%) sed
4 2 (1.21%) Python
4 2 (1.21%) C++
4 2 (1.21%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (23.64%) Degree
2 24 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (9.70%) Security Cleared
4 15 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.45%) MCSE
6 7 (4.24%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.03%) HNC
9 3 (1.82%) ACCA
9 3 (1.82%) CIMA
10 2 (1.21%) MOS
10 2 (1.21%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.21%) MCSA
11 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.61%) MCP
11 1 (0.61%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (26.06%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) Postfix
3 1 (0.61%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) SCCM
2 3 (1.82%) SCOM
3 2 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.70%) Oracle
3 8 (4.85%) SAP
4 7 (4.24%) Cisco
4 7 (4.24%) Citrix
4 7 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.24%) VMware
5 5 (3.03%) Intel
5 5 (3.03%) Sage
6 3 (1.82%) Retalix
6 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.21%) F5
7 2 (1.21%) Splunk
7 2 (1.21%) Remedy
7 2 (1.21%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.21%) Compuware
8 1 (0.61%) Dell
8 1 (0.61%) Apple
8 1 (0.61%) Baan
8 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
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