The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Manager
Rank 240 251 227
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £41,700 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -12.64%
IT 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5493 6030 5524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.49% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 4946 4629
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the South West

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

IT Support Manager
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Bristol +4 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Gloucestershire - 3 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £32,500 -
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -
IT Support Manager
England

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (45.83%) ITIL
4 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.83%) Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (20.83%) Electronics
6 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
6 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) SLA
6 5 (20.83%) SAP
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) IIS
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (8.33%) VLAN
9 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.33%) vSphere
9 2 (8.33%) SaaS
9 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) ISDN
2 2 (8.33%) MPLS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Data Security
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) DNA
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Avaya
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) BT