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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 585 520 582
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 316 484 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 251 416 336
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
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 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -46 308 £45,000 - 16
London +11 103 £50,000 -4.76% 9
South East -3 61 £45,000 - 3
East of England +13 46 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands -5 31 £30,000 -40.00%
Birmingham +4 29 £30,000 -23.07%
Surrey +3 24 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +2 24 £52,000 +28.07%
Hertfordshire +16 23 £47,500 +18.75%
North West -37 22 £45,000 +11.11%
South West +9 17 £37,500 - 3
Leicestershire +5 15 £57,500 +9.52%
Leicester +6 14 £57,500 +27.77%
Guildford +34 13 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire +21 13 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Essex +20 12 £51,500 -6.36%
City of London +14 12 £52,500 - 2
Hampshire +3 11 £45,000 +18.42%
Manchester -25 9 £52,500 +31.25%
Wiltshire +22 7 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Lancashire -6 7 £42,500 -
Swindon - 7 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex +17 6 £55,000 +89.65%
Cheshire +12 6 £31,250 -30.55%
Nottingham +1 6 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire -10 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Chelmsford - 6 £51,500 -
Bristol +12 5 £30,000 -27.27%
Crawley +11 5 £55,000 +10.00%

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 329 (50.46%) ITIL
2 221 (33.90%) Finance
3 205 (31.44%) Service Delivery
4 193 (29.60%) SLA
5 120 (18.40%) SQL
6 119 (18.25%) Windows
7 104 (15.95%) Microsoft
8 90 (13.80%) Oracle
9 85 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 73 (11.20%) SQL Server
11 71 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (10.28%) MS Office
13 65 (9.97%) MS Excel
14 63 (9.66%) VMware
15 62 (9.51%) ITIL Certification
15 62 (9.51%) Data Centre
16 61 (9.36%) Windows Server
16 61 (9.36%) Project Management
17 60 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
18 59 (9.05%) Incident Management
18 59 (9.05%) Retail
19 58 (8.90%) Linux
20 56 (8.59%) Degree
20 56 (8.59%) Performance Management
21 54 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
22 51 (7.82%) Supplier Management
23 50 (7.67%) Service Management
24 49 (7.52%) .NET
25 47 (7.21%) Citrix
25 47 (7.21%) Cisco

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 37 (5.67%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.76%) Confluence
4 11 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.38%) IIS
6 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.61%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.46%) Apache
8 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.15%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.15%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (10.28%) MS Office
2 65 (9.97%) MS Excel
3 34 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.61%) MS Project
5 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (3.99%) Retail-J
2 8 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.46%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.31%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.31%) Magento
7 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.31%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.15%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.29%) Office 365
2 27 (4.14%) SaaS
3 25 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.22%) Firewall
2 20 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.61%) DNS
4 15 (2.30%) VPN
5 14 (2.15%) WAN
6 12 (1.84%) SAN
7 10 (1.53%) VoIP
8 7 (1.07%) DHCP
9 6 (0.92%) LAN
9 6 (0.92%) Wireless
10 5 (0.77%) Internet
10 5 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (0.77%) SNMP
11 4 (0.61%) Broadband
11 4 (0.61%) Network Security
12 3 (0.46%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.46%) Intranet
12 3 (0.46%) SMTP
12 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
2 16 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.53%) MySQL
4 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.07%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.92%) DTS
8 6 (0.92%) ProClarity
9 5 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.61%) DataStage
10 4 (0.61%) GIS
10 4 (0.61%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (3.68%) JIRA
2 17 (2.61%) Subversion
3 5 (0.77%) Toad
4 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.15%) MSI
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 221 (33.90%) Finance
2 59 (9.05%) Retail
3 42 (6.44%) Banking
4 25 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.37%) Legal
6 16 (2.45%) Law
7 13 (1.99%) Back Office
7 13 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.69%) Advertising
9 8 (1.23%) Billing
10 7 (1.07%) Marketing
11 6 (0.92%) Front Office
12 5 (0.77%) French Language
12 5 (0.77%) Publishing
13 4 (0.61%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.31%) Automotive
14 2 (0.31%) Electronics
14 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.52%) .NET
2 19 (2.91%) XML
3 14 (2.15%) XSLT
4 7 (1.07%) EDI
5 6 (0.92%) Web Services
6 5 (0.77%) HTML
7 4 (0.61%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.46%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (0.15%) CSS
10 1 (0.15%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.15%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (0.15%) J2EE
10 1 (0.15%) jQuery
10 1 (0.15%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.15%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.51%) Data Centre
2 43 (6.60%) EPoS
3 35 (5.37%) Statistics
4 27 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.37%) Derivative
6 21 (3.22%) Equities
7 20 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.30%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.53%) User Experience
10 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.92%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.61%) Blog
11 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.61%) NHS
11 4 (0.61%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.61%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.46%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.46%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 119 (18.25%) Windows
2 61 (9.36%) Windows Server
3 58 (8.90%) Linux
4 20 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.76%) Unix
7 15 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 14 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.69%) Android
10 10 (1.53%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.07%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.92%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.77%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.77%) Solaris
14 5 (0.77%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.31%) CentOS
16 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (50.46%) ITIL
2 205 (31.44%) Service Delivery
3 71 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (9.36%) Project Management
5 60 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 59 (9.05%) Incident Management
7 56 (8.59%) Performance Management
8 54 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (7.82%) Supplier Management
10 50 (7.67%) Service Management
11 42 (6.44%) Problem Management
12 40 (6.13%) CRM
13 36 (5.52%) Mentoring
14 35 (5.37%) ERP
15 33 (5.06%) ITIL V3
15 33 (5.06%) Line Management
16 32 (4.91%) PRINCE2
17 31 (4.75%) Contract Management
17 31 (4.75%) Escalation Management
18 30 (4.60%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (18.40%) SQL
2 33 (5.06%) C#
3 26 (3.99%) Perl
4 25 (3.83%) VB
5 17 (2.61%) Bash Shell
5 17 (2.61%) Java
6 10 (1.53%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.53%) Python
7 8 (1.23%) C
8 6 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.61%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.61%) Ruby
10 2 (0.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.15%) C++
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.15%) VBScript
11 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 62 (9.51%) ITIL Certification
2 56 (8.59%) Degree
3 14 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.84%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.07%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.92%) MCSA
9 5 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.77%) MCP
9 5 (0.77%) MCTS
9 5 (0.77%) PMP
10 4 (0.61%) MCSE
11 3 (0.46%) MCDST
11 3 (0.46%) MCITP
11 3 (0.46%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.31%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (29.60%) SLA
2 15 (2.30%) QA
3 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.69%) vSphere
5 5 (0.77%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (2.61%) Control-M
1 17 (2.61%) OpenView
2 15 (2.30%) Puppet
3 9 (1.38%) SCCM
4 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.77%) Nagios
5 3 (0.46%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.46%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.31%) Ansible
6 2 (0.31%) SCOM
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 104 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 90 (13.80%) Oracle
3 63 (9.66%) VMware
4 47 (7.21%) Cisco
4 47 (7.21%) Citrix
5 32 (4.91%) HP
6 26 (3.99%) CODA
6 26 (3.99%) Hyperion
7 22 (3.37%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.99%) IBM
9 11 (1.69%) SAP
9 11 (1.69%) ServiceNow
9 11 (1.69%) Sybase
10 8 (1.23%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.07%) Apple
11 7 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.92%) Reuters
12 6 (0.92%) Sophos
12 6 (0.92%) WatchGuard
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Highways England
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent company
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago