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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 581 623 612
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 366 357 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 324 301 360
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 May 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 May 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 +39 342 £52,500 +10.52% 30
London +11 136 £59,000 -1.66% 17
South East +8 50 £52,500 +16.66% 6
West Midlands +3 35 £31,000 -27.05% 1
East Midlands +32 32 £52,500 -12.50%
South West +20 30 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Yorkshire +8 23 £30,000 -14.28% 1
North West +14 22 £45,000 +5.88% 1
City of London +23 21 £60,000 - 5
Berkshire +19 20 £52,500 -12.50%
South Yorkshire +30 15 £30,000 -27.71%
Sheffield +32 14 £29,750 -28.31%
Birmingham -7 14 £27,500 -35.67% 1
Bristol +14 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East of England +8 13 £47,500 -22.13% 2
Leicester +23 11 £62,500 +25.00%
Leicestershire +20 11 £62,500 +25.00%
Surrey +11 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Manchester -2 10 £45,000 +9.75%
Reading +23 9 £62,000 +19.23%
Hampshire +8 9 £60,750 +10.45% 1
Gloucestershire +7 9 £32,500 -40.90%
Cheshire +32 8 £35,750 -15.88%
Northamptonshire +15 8 £52,500 -19.23%
Northampton +14 8 £52,500 -19.23%
Nottingham +12 8 £45,000 -16.27%
Nottinghamshire +7 8 £45,000 -16.27%
West Yorkshire +4 8 £39,500 +5.33% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £65,000 -
Wales +4 7 £33,750 -10.00%

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 323 (42.17%) ITIL
2 190 (24.80%) SLA
3 186 (24.28%) Finance
4 180 (23.50%) Windows
5 157 (20.50%) Microsoft
6 148 (19.32%) Service Delivery
7 129 (16.84%) SQL
8 104 (13.58%) Active Directory
9 101 (13.19%) Degree
10 95 (12.40%) SQL Server
11 82 (10.70%) Windows Server
12 78 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
13 77 (10.05%) Retail
14 74 (9.66%) MS Excel
15 72 (9.40%) Mentoring
16 71 (9.27%) ITIL Certification
17 70 (9.14%) Service Management
18 69 (9.01%) Oracle
19 68 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
20 66 (8.62%) Project Management
21 64 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
22 63 (8.22%) VMware
22 63 (8.22%) MS Office
23 61 (7.96%) Linux
24 58 (7.57%) Incident Management
24 58 (7.57%) People Management
24 58 (7.57%) Line Management
25 56 (7.31%) Statistics
25 56 (7.31%) Citrix
25 56 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management

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 47 (6.14%) MS Exchange
2 45 (5.87%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (3.79%) IIS
5 17 (2.22%) CMS
6 16 (2.09%) Confluence
7 11 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (1.44%) JBoss
7 11 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (1.31%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.31%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.04%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.91%) Apache
11 5 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 74 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 63 (8.22%) MS Office
3 31 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.91%) MS Project
5 4 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.26%) Revit
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.17%) SAP Business One
3 8 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.52%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.39%) Endur
7 3 (0.39%) Line 500
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.39%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.39%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.39%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.39%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.05%) Office 365
2 14 (1.83%) SaaS
3 12 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.52%) Yammer
6 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.13%) Datadog
7 1 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.57%) Internet
2 30 (3.92%) DNS
2 30 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 27 (3.52%) Firewall
4 26 (3.39%) VoIP
5 24 (3.13%) WAN
6 23 (3.00%) LAN
7 21 (2.74%) DHCP
8 17 (2.22%) SAN
9 12 (1.57%) VPN
10 11 (1.44%) MPLS
11 9 (1.17%) Skype
11 9 (1.17%) Unified Communications
12 8 (1.04%) PBX
12 8 (1.04%) VLAN
13 7 (0.91%) Broadband
13 7 (0.91%) Wireless
14 6 (0.78%) IP Telephony
15 5 (0.65%) NAS
15 5 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.57%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.31%) MySQL
5 10 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.65%) MS Access
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.52%) QlikView
7 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.52%) SQLPlus
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.26%) Big Data
9 2 (0.26%) GIS
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (3.13%) JIRA
2 16 (2.09%) Subversion
3 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.13%) Maven
4 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 186 (24.28%) Finance
2 77 (10.05%) Retail
3 49 (6.40%) Banking
4 44 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 32 (4.18%) Legal
5 32 (4.18%) Marketing
6 27 (3.52%) Law
7 21 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.35%) Front Office
9 17 (2.22%) Advertising
10 16 (2.09%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.70%) Billing
12 8 (1.04%) Back Office
12 8 (1.04%) Publishing
13 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.78%) Automotive
15 5 (0.65%) Electronics
16 2 (0.26%) Games
17 1 (0.13%) Local Government
17 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.27%) .NET
2 17 (2.22%) CSS
3 14 (1.83%) HTML
3 14 (1.83%) XML
4 13 (1.70%) Web Services
5 10 (1.31%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.04%) JDBC
6 8 (1.04%) Middleware
6 8 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (0.78%) EDI
8 4 (0.52%) POSIX
8 4 (0.52%) XMPP
9 3 (0.39%) REST
9 3 (0.39%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.13%) COM
11 1 (0.13%) J2EE
11 1 (0.13%) jQuery
11 1 (0.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.31%) Statistics
3 37 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 27 (3.52%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.48%) Equities
7 18 (2.35%) Derivative
8 12 (1.57%) FMCG
9 11 (1.44%) iPad
10 10 (1.31%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.17%) PMI
12 8 (1.04%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.04%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.91%) AS400
13 7 (0.91%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.91%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.65%) CCTV
15 5 (0.65%) EPoS
15 5 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 180 (23.50%) Windows
2 82 (10.70%) Windows Server
3 64 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (7.96%) Linux
5 52 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (6.01%) Windows 7
7 35 (4.57%) Unix
8 19 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.35%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.31%) Android
12 9 (1.17%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.91%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.26%) NetWare
18 1 (0.13%) CentOS
18 1 (0.13%) SUSE
18 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (42.17%) ITIL
2 148 (19.32%) Service Delivery
3 72 (9.40%) Mentoring
4 70 (9.14%) Service Management
5 68 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 66 (8.62%) Project Management
7 58 (7.57%) Incident Management
7 58 (7.57%) Line Management
7 58 (7.57%) People Management
8 56 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (7.05%) CRM
10 53 (6.92%) Performance Management
11 50 (6.53%) Problem Management
12 44 (5.74%) Change Management
13 43 (5.61%) Coaching
14 42 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (4.57%) E-Commerce
16 32 (4.18%) ITSM
17 31 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
18 29 (3.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 129 (16.84%) SQL
2 35 (4.57%) Java
3 19 (2.48%) Bash Shell
4 18 (2.35%) Perl
5 8 (1.04%) C#
6 7 (0.91%) ABAP
6 7 (0.91%) C
6 7 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.91%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.65%) COBOL
7 5 (0.65%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.52%) AWK
8 4 (0.52%) Korn
8 4 (0.52%) VB
8 4 (0.52%) VBA
9 3 (0.39%) C++
9 3 (0.39%) PHP
9 3 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (13.19%) Degree
2 71 (9.27%) ITIL Certification
3 35 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (2.48%) MCSE
5 16 (2.09%) CCNA
5 16 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.04%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.91%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.65%) CISM
9 5 (0.65%) CISSP
9 5 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.65%) MCDST
9 5 (0.65%) MCITP
9 5 (0.65%) SANS
10 4 (0.52%) MCSA
10 4 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.26%) HND
12 2 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (24.80%) SLA
2 42 (5.48%) QA
3 10 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.04%) HL7
5 4 (0.52%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.39%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) GMP
7 1 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 104 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.09%) vSphere
5 7 (0.91%) Terminal Server
6 6 (0.78%) XenApp
7 4 (0.52%) Time Sharing Option
7 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.26%) vCloud
8 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.13%) Firmware
9 1 (0.13%) Postfix
9 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (1.96%) Control-M
1 15 (1.96%) OpenView
2 13 (1.70%) Puppet
3 5 (0.65%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.39%) SCCM
4 3 (0.39%) SCOM
5 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.13%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 157 (20.50%) Microsoft
2 69 (9.01%) Oracle
3 63 (8.22%) VMware
4 56 (7.31%) Citrix
5 52 (6.79%) HP
6 42 (5.48%) Cisco
7 37 (4.83%) SAP
8 21 (2.74%) Dell
9 20 (2.61%) Google
10 19 (2.48%) IBM
11 13 (1.70%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.57%) Remedy
13 11 (1.44%) Adobe
13 11 (1.44%) Apple
13 11 (1.44%) Avaya
14 9 (1.17%) Sage
14 9 (1.17%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.04%) EPiServer
15 8 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.04%) Sitecore
London
networx
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum depending on skills
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £800000 per annum + SOA
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 15% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £57000 - £61000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pesaro
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + 15-20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42507 - £49591 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago