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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 389 375 338
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 49 67 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 93
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £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 22 May 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 22 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
Hampshire +3 14 £55,000 +46.66%
Berkshire -4 10 £60,000 +60.00%
Buckinghamshire -9 6 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Surrey +10 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Sussex - 4 - -
East Sussex +7 3 £30,000 -42.85%
West Sussex -1 3 £37,500 -48.27%
Oxfordshire +14 2 £51,250 +36.66% 1
Kent - 2 £47,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £80,000 -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (29.07%) ITIL
2 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) SLA
3 14 (16.28%) Incident Management
3 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.28%) Mentoring
3 14 (16.28%) Firewall
4 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
4 13 (15.12%) SQL
4 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
5 12 (13.95%) Linux
5 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.79%) Coaching
7 10 (11.63%) Retail
8 9 (10.47%) Degree
8 9 (10.47%) Resource Management
8 9 (10.47%) .NET
8 9 (10.47%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.30%) Service Management
9 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
9 8 (9.30%) MS Office
9 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
9 8 (9.30%) CRM
9 8 (9.30%) HP
9 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (9.30%) People Management
10 7 (8.14%) Finance
10 7 (8.14%) Project Management
11 6 (6.98%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) MS Office
3 4 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) BusinessWare
1 2 (2.33%) Lawson
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.16%) assyst
2 1 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) Firewall
2 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.49%) DHCP
3 3 (3.49%) DNS
3 3 (3.49%) DAB
4 2 (2.33%) SSL
4 2 (2.33%) Network Security
4 2 (2.33%) VLAN
5 1 (1.16%) SMS
5 1 (1.16%) SAN
5 1 (1.16%) Intranet
5 1 (1.16%) Internet
5 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.16%) Wireless
5 1 (1.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (1.16%) OpenQM
3 1 (1.16%) mvBase
3 1 (1.16%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (11.63%) Retail
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Billing
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 2 (2.33%) French Language
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Avionics
6 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.16%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.33%) Middleware
2 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Clustering
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) NHS
5 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Solaris
3 6 (6.98%) UNIX
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.81%) Android
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.81%) AIX
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) ITIL
2 14 (16.28%) Incident Management
2 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.28%) Mentoring
3 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
4 11 (12.79%) Coaching
5 9 (10.47%) Resource Management
5 9 (10.47%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.30%) Service Management
6 8 (9.30%) CRM
6 8 (9.30%) People Management
7 7 (8.14%) Project Management
8 6 (6.98%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.81%) Release Management
9 5 (5.81%) Kanban
9 5 (5.81%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.65%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C#
2 2 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) RHCE
3 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.65%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.65%) SCSA
5 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.49%) MCSE
6 2 (2.33%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (2.33%) MCP
6 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) QA
3 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) XenServer
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.16%) WSUS
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) HP
3 6 (6.98%) Citrix
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) VMware
5 4 (4.65%) IBM
5 4 (4.65%) SAP
6 3 (3.49%) Sage
7 2 (2.33%) webMethods
7 2 (2.33%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.33%) Vitria
7 2 (2.33%) Juniper
7 2 (2.33%) Baan
7 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.33%) Progress
7 2 (2.33%) Planview
7 2 (2.33%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
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