The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 580 625 569
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 349 364 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 316 308 408
Median salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Support Manager in the job title.

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Manager within the UK.

Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 334 £52,500 +10.52% 33
London +21 125 £59,000 +12.38% 12
South East +32 53 £55,000 +17.02% 5
East Midlands +31 40 £62,500 +8.69%
West Midlands +14 34 £36,000 -15.29% 5
South West +29 25 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England +29 23 £42,500 -31.45% 3
Leicester - 20 £62,500 -
Leicestershire - 20 £62,500 -
City of London +37 19 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Yorkshire +10 18 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Berkshire +20 17 £57,000 -5.00%
North West +8 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bristol +38 12 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Surrey +31 12 £45,000 -4.25% 3
Birmingham -2 12 £30,000 -36.84% 2
South Yorkshire +31 11 £30,000 -27.71%
Sheffield +31 11 £30,000 -27.71%
Reading +16 10 £62,000 -9.81%
Bedfordshire +25 9 £42,500 -19.04%
Hampshire +4 9 £61,500 -18.00%
Staffordshire -5 9 £65,000 +83.09% 1
Luton - 8 £42,500 -
Nottingham +15 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Nottinghamshire +11 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Merseyside +6 7 £52,500 -2.32%
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £40,000 -3.03%
Hertfordshire +26 6 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Northamptonshire +11 6 £52,500 -19.23%
Northampton +11 6 £52,500 -19.23%

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Support Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 350 (46.73%) ITIL
2 204 (27.24%) SLA
3 194 (25.90%) Finance
4 163 (21.76%) Service Delivery
5 156 (20.83%) Windows
6 155 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 126 (16.82%) SQL
8 92 (12.28%) Degree
9 91 (12.15%) Active Directory
10 88 (11.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 84 (11.21%) Oracle
12 81 (10.81%) SQL Server
12 81 (10.81%) Project Management
13 78 (10.41%) Windows Server
14 74 (9.88%) ITIL Certification
15 73 (9.75%) Mentoring
16 71 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 71 (9.48%) Retail
17 70 (9.35%) MS Excel
18 69 (9.21%) MS Office
19 67 (8.95%) Service Management
20 64 (8.54%) Linux
21 63 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
21 63 (8.41%) Line Management
22 62 (8.28%) Performance Management
23 60 (8.01%) VMware
24 59 (7.88%) Statistics
25 57 (7.61%) People Management
26 54 (7.21%) Problem Management
27 52 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.54%) MS Exchange
3 24 (3.20%) Confluence
4 23 (3.07%) IIS
5 21 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (1.47%) JBoss
7 11 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.34%) Apache
8 10 (1.34%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.20%) CMS
10 5 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.27%) SAS
13 1 (0.13%) Drupal
13 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 70 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 69 (9.21%) MS Office
3 39 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.93%) MS Project
5 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.27%) Revit
7 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.80%) SAP R/3
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.40%) Endur
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.40%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.41%) Office 365
2 14 (1.87%) SaaS
3 13 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.53%) Yammer
6 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.13%) Datadog
7 1 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.54%) Internet
2 32 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 29 (3.87%) DNS
4 28 (3.74%) Firewall
5 23 (3.07%) VoIP
6 22 (2.94%) WAN
7 21 (2.80%) LAN
8 19 (2.54%) DHCP
9 15 (2.00%) VPN
10 14 (1.87%) SAN
11 10 (1.34%) MPLS
12 9 (1.20%) PBX
13 7 (0.93%) Network Security
13 7 (0.93%) Skype
13 7 (0.93%) Unified Communications
14 6 (0.80%) HTTP
14 6 (0.80%) SMTP
14 6 (0.80%) SSL
14 6 (0.80%) VLAN
15 5 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.01%) Relational Database
3 13 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.20%) MySQL
7 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.53%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.40%) MS Access
10 3 (0.40%) QlikView
10 3 (0.40%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.27%) Big Data
11 2 (0.27%) GIS
11 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (4.41%) JIRA
2 23 (3.07%) Subversion
3 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.13%) Maven
3 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 194 (25.90%) Finance
2 71 (9.48%) Retail
3 50 (6.68%) Banking
4 37 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.41%) Marketing
6 30 (4.01%) Legal
7 24 (3.20%) Law
8 22 (2.94%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.40%) Front Office
10 16 (2.14%) Advertising
11 13 (1.74%) Billing
11 13 (1.74%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.47%) Back Office
13 10 (1.34%) Automotive
14 9 (1.20%) Publishing
15 4 (0.53%) Electronics
16 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.27%) Games
17 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.87%) .NET
2 14 (1.87%) XML
3 13 (1.74%) Web Services
4 12 (1.60%) CSS
4 12 (1.60%) HTML
5 8 (1.07%) JDBC
6 6 (0.80%) .NET Framework
6 6 (0.80%) Middleware
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.53%) EDI
8 4 (0.53%) XMPP
9 3 (0.40%) POSIX
9 3 (0.40%) REST
9 3 (0.40%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.27%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.13%) jQuery
11 1 (0.13%) Spring
11 1 (0.13%) Spring MVC
11 1 (0.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.88%) Statistics
3 48 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.47%) Equities
5 25 (3.34%) Derivative
5 25 (3.34%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.40%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.60%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.60%) iPad
8 12 (1.60%) PMI
9 11 (1.47%) FMCG
10 7 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.93%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.80%) AS400
11 6 (0.80%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.80%) Blog
11 6 (0.80%) e-Learning
11 6 (0.80%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 156 (20.83%) Windows
2 78 (10.41%) Windows Server
3 64 (8.54%) Linux
4 52 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (5.07%) Windows 7
7 32 (4.27%) Unix
8 24 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (2.40%) Windows 10
9 18 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.47%) Android
11 8 (1.07%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.93%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.27%) NetWare
15 1 (0.13%) CentOS
15 1 (0.13%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (46.73%) ITIL
2 163 (21.76%) Service Delivery
3 88 (11.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 81 (10.81%) Project Management
5 73 (9.75%) Mentoring
6 71 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 67 (8.95%) Service Management
8 63 (8.41%) Line Management
9 62 (8.28%) Performance Management
10 57 (7.61%) People Management
11 54 (7.21%) Problem Management
12 52 (6.94%) CRM
13 48 (6.41%) Coaching
13 48 (6.41%) Incident Management
14 44 (5.87%) Change Management
15 43 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (5.07%) Escalation Management
17 37 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
18 34 (4.54%) ITSM
19 33 (4.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 126 (16.82%) SQL
2 42 (5.61%) Java
3 25 (3.34%) Bash Shell
4 24 (3.20%) Perl
5 11 (1.47%) C#
6 7 (0.93%) C
6 7 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 6 (0.80%) ABAP
7 6 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.53%) VB
9 4 (0.53%) VBA
10 3 (0.40%) AWK
10 3 (0.40%) COBOL
10 3 (0.40%) Korn
10 3 (0.40%) PHP
10 3 (0.40%) Python
11 2 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 92 (12.28%) Degree
2 74 (9.88%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.14%) MCSE
5 14 (1.87%) CCNA
5 14 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.74%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.20%) MCDST
9 7 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.53%) MCITP
11 4 (0.53%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.40%) MCSA
13 2 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.27%) MCP
13 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (27.24%) SLA
2 42 (5.61%) QA
3 8 (1.07%) HL7
3 8 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.53%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) GMP
6 1 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (12.15%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.20%) vSphere
4 19 (2.54%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.67%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.53%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.53%) XenApp
7 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.27%) vCloud
7 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.13%) Firmware
8 1 (0.13%) Postfix
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (2.94%) Control-M
1 22 (2.94%) OpenView
2 20 (2.67%) Puppet
3 7 (0.93%) SCCM
4 3 (0.40%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.40%) SCOM
5 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.27%) WSUS
6 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 155 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.21%) Oracle
3 60 (8.01%) VMware
4 52 (6.94%) HP
5 43 (5.74%) Citrix
6 36 (4.81%) SAP
7 29 (3.87%) Cisco
8 23 (3.07%) IBM
8 23 (3.07%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.14%) Apple
9 16 (2.14%) Dell
10 14 (1.87%) Adobe
11 12 (1.60%) Bloomberg
11 12 (1.60%) Google
12 11 (1.47%) Avaya
12 11 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 7 (0.93%) hybris
15 6 (0.80%) Remedy
15 6 (0.80%) Reuters
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company car with upto 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
UCL
Salary: From £41,844 to £49,362 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Staffordshire
CharityJob
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + c.40% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CharityJob
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: From £37,768 to £41,255 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Wakefield MDC
Salary: From £40,619 to £43,387 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester and Birchwood
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £31,030
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CharityJob
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + NHS Pension, 27 days holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + 15-20% Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago