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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 222 196 209
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 13 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 10
Average salary £27,500 £40,625 £40,985
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% -0.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £59,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
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
5990 5023 5330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 95.31% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5016 4373 4701
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 21 October 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 21 October 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
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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
Somerset -8 6 £27,500 -25.42%
Wiltshire -3 2 £30,500 +22.30% 1
Bristol -5 2 £42,500 -7.60% 2
Dorset -9 2 £22,500 -45.45% 1
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Project Management
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) SLA
6 9 (25.00%) People Management
7 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.22%) Performance Management
8 7 (19.44%) MS Office
8 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
9 6 (16.67%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Line Management
11 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 4 (11.11%) Change Control
11 4 (11.11%) MS Project
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 3 (8.33%) Internet
12 3 (8.33%) Data Security
12 3 (8.33%) Windows
12 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
12 3 (8.33%) WAN
12 3 (8.33%) SaaS
13 2 (5.56%) Communications Security

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
3 4 (11.11%) MS Project
4 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) ADSL
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) SMTP
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Military
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
3 9 (25.00%) People Management
4 8 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) Line Management
8 4 (11.11%) Change Control
9 3 (8.33%) Data Security
10 2 (5.56%) Communications Security
10 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
10 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.56%) BPEL
10 2 (5.56%) Information Management
10 2 (5.56%) Logistics
10 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Squid
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) qmail
1 1 (2.78%) Postfix
1 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Siebel
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) Altiris
4 1 (2.78%) Retalix
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