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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 578 642 545
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -97
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 366 361 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 326 290 410
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -5.00%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 27 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 27 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 +41 351 £52,500 +5.00% 39
London +40 136 £60,000 +14.28% 15
South East +1 50 £55,000 +17.02% 4
East Midlands +34 42 £62,500 +25.00% 1
East of England +36 37 £49,500 -13.91% 6
West Midlands +5 37 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Leicester - 26 £62,500 -
Leicestershire - 26 £62,500 -
South West +28 21 £37,500 -19.35% 1
City of London +44 18 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Birmingham -6 16 £45,000 -5.26%
North West +3 14 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Surrey +28 13 £50,000 +6.38%
Hertfordshire +30 12 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +3 12 £30,000 -45.45%
Yorkshire +17 11 £41,598 +2.08% 4
Staffordshire +9 11 £65,000 +83.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 10 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Brighton +10 9 £70,000 +133.33%
East Sussex +8 9 £70,000 +133.33%
Bristol +31 8 £36,250 -26.39%
Bedfordshire +30 7 £42,500 -17.07%
Scotland +8 7 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Merseyside -2 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Essex -14 7 £60,000 -4.00%
Luton +19 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Nottingham +16 6 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +10 6 £45,000 -
Peterborough +4 6 £59,500 +39.18% 1
Oxford -6 6 £55,000 - 1

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 348 (48.40%) ITIL
2 203 (28.23%) Finance
3 195 (27.12%) SLA
4 163 (22.67%) Service Delivery
5 144 (20.03%) Microsoft
6 138 (19.19%) Windows
7 133 (18.50%) SQL
8 104 (14.46%) Oracle
9 90 (12.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 89 (12.38%) Degree
11 78 (10.85%) SQL Server
12 77 (10.71%) Project Management
13 76 (10.57%) Active Directory
14 73 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 73 (10.15%) Retail
15 72 (10.01%) ITIL Certification
16 71 (9.87%) MS Office
17 68 (9.46%) Linux
17 68 (9.46%) Windows Server
18 65 (9.04%) MS Excel
19 62 (8.62%) Service Management
19 62 (8.62%) Line Management
19 62 (8.62%) Mentoring
20 61 (8.48%) Performance Management
21 53 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
22 52 (7.23%) Problem Management
23 50 (6.95%) Statistics
24 49 (6.82%) VMware
24 49 (6.82%) Coaching
25 48 (6.68%) HP

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 35 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.31%) Confluence
3 28 (3.89%) MS Exchange
4 20 (2.78%) IIS
5 12 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (1.53%) JBoss
6 11 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.39%) Apache
7 10 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.70%) CMS
9 5 (0.70%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.28%) SAS
12 1 (0.14%) Drupal
12 1 (0.14%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 71 (9.87%) MS Office
2 65 (9.04%) MS Excel
3 37 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.70%) MS Project
4 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.28%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.97%) Retail-J
4 6 (0.83%) SAP R/3
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.42%) Endur
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.42%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.42%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.14%) HFM
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.89%) Office 365
2 12 (1.67%) SaaS
3 11 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Route 53
5 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.89%) Internet
2 26 (3.62%) Firewall
2 26 (3.62%) TCP/IP
3 22 (3.06%) DNS
4 19 (2.64%) VPN
4 19 (2.64%) WAN
5 17 (2.36%) VoIP
6 16 (2.23%) LAN
7 12 (1.67%) SAN
8 10 (1.39%) DHCP
9 7 (0.97%) PBX
10 6 (0.83%) HTTP
10 6 (0.83%) SMTP
10 6 (0.83%) SSL
10 6 (0.83%) VLAN
11 4 (0.56%) MPLS
11 4 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.56%) Skype
11 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.31%) Relational Database
3 12 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 11 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.97%) MySQL
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.56%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.42%) DataStage
10 3 (0.42%) DTS
10 3 (0.42%) GIS
10 3 (0.42%) ProClarity
10 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.42%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.28%) Big Data
11 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (5.56%) JIRA
2 30 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 203 (28.23%) Finance
2 73 (10.15%) Retail
3 42 (5.84%) Banking
4 38 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 36 (5.01%) Marketing
6 32 (4.45%) Legal
7 29 (4.03%) Law
8 23 (3.20%) Manufacturing
9 17 (2.36%) Advertising
10 14 (1.95%) Billing
10 14 (1.95%) Front Office
11 11 (1.53%) Back Office
12 10 (1.39%) Automotive
13 9 (1.25%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.97%) Publishing
15 5 (0.70%) Electronics
16 3 (0.42%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.28%) Games
18 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.40%) .NET
2 15 (2.09%) XML
3 13 (1.81%) HTML
4 10 (1.39%) Web Services
5 9 (1.25%) CSS
6 8 (1.11%) JDBC
7 5 (0.70%) Middleware
8 4 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.42%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.28%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.28%) POSIX
10 2 (0.28%) REST
11 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.14%) EDI
11 1 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.95%) Statistics
3 41 (5.70%) Data Centre
4 32 (4.45%) Derivative
5 31 (4.31%) Equities
6 21 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.64%) Virtual Team
8 17 (2.36%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.67%) EPoS
9 12 (1.67%) PMI
10 11 (1.53%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.25%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.11%) iPad
13 6 (0.83%) Blog
13 6 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.83%) User Experience
14 5 (0.70%) AS400
14 5 (0.70%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.70%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 138 (19.19%) Windows
2 68 (9.46%) Linux
2 68 (9.46%) Windows Server
3 33 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (4.03%) Unix
6 29 (4.03%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.95%) Windows 10
8 13 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.25%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.11%) Android
10 8 (1.11%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.11%) Mac OS
10 8 (1.11%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.42%) Solaris
13 2 (0.28%) NetWare
14 1 (0.14%) CentOS
14 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (48.40%) ITIL
2 163 (22.67%) Service Delivery
3 90 (12.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 77 (10.71%) Project Management
5 73 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (8.62%) Line Management
6 62 (8.62%) Mentoring
6 62 (8.62%) Service Management
7 61 (8.48%) Performance Management
8 52 (7.23%) Problem Management
9 49 (6.82%) Coaching
10 47 (6.54%) CRM
11 46 (6.40%) People Management
12 44 (6.12%) Change Management
13 43 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (5.70%) Incident Management
15 38 (5.29%) Escalation Management
16 34 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 34 (4.73%) ITSM
17 33 (4.59%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (18.50%) SQL
2 43 (5.98%) Java
3 35 (4.87%) Perl
4 31 (4.31%) Bash Shell
5 16 (2.23%) C#
6 11 (1.53%) VB
7 8 (1.11%) C
7 8 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.97%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.70%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.56%) ABAP
10 4 (0.56%) PHP
10 4 (0.56%) Python
11 3 (0.42%) C++
11 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.42%) VBScript
12 2 (0.28%) AWK
12 2 (0.28%) COBOL
12 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (12.38%) Degree
2 72 (10.01%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.81%) MCSE
6 11 (1.53%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.39%) CCNA
7 10 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.25%) MCDST
8 9 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.56%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.28%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.28%) MCP
11 2 (0.28%) MCSA
11 2 (0.28%) PMP
11 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (27.12%) SLA
2 38 (5.29%) QA
3 8 (1.11%) HL7
4 7 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) GMP
7 1 (0.14%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.06%) vSphere
3 19 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.56%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.56%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.56%) XenApp
6 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) Postfix
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (4.03%) Control-M
1 29 (4.03%) OpenView
2 27 (3.76%) Puppet
3 9 (1.25%) SCCM
4 3 (0.42%) SCOM
5 2 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.28%) WSUS
6 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 144 (20.03%) Microsoft
2 104 (14.46%) Oracle
3 49 (6.82%) VMware
4 48 (6.68%) HP
5 35 (4.87%) SAP
6 34 (4.73%) Citrix
7 31 (4.31%) Red Hat
8 26 (3.62%) IBM
9 21 (2.92%) Cisco
10 16 (2.23%) Apple
11 13 (1.81%) Adobe
12 12 (1.67%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.53%) Avaya
13 11 (1.53%) Dell
13 11 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.39%) Bloomberg
14 10 (1.39%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.11%) Google
16 7 (0.97%) CODA
16 7 (0.97%) hybris
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45k - £50k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50,000 - £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, United Kingdom
York St John’s University
Salary: £27,057-£31,342 pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + company car, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + bonus, health care, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago