The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 224 210 202
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 17 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.49% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 24
Average salary £50,000 £51,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £34,591
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £71,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -6.21%
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
6084 5624 5471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.93% 95.18% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5105 4776 4874
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Support Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Support Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

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 Support Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Gloucestershire -9 6 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Wiltshire 0 5 £37,500 +50.37%
Bristol -15 3 - - 1
Dorset -16 2 - -
Somerset +8 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) SLA
3 13 (36.11%) Performance Management
4 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
5 11 (30.56%) ITIL
5 11 (30.56%) People Management
6 10 (27.78%) Change Control
6 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 10 (27.78%) MS Office
7 9 (25.00%) MS Project
8 8 (22.22%) Project Management
9 7 (19.44%) EPoS
10 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.67%) Budget Control
10 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
11 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
11 5 (13.89%) Changepoint
11 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
11 5 (13.89%) Change Management
11 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.11%) SQL
12 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (8.33%) Line Management
13 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
13 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 9 (25.00%) MS Project
3 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) EPoS
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Performance Management
2 12 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
3 11 (30.56%) People Management
4 10 (27.78%) Change Control
4 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 6 (16.67%) Budget Control
7 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
9 3 (8.33%) Line Management
10 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCP
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Retalix
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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