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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Manager
UK
Rank 605 563 623
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 254 406 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 203 353 279
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -13 246 £45,000 - 22
London -4 98 £52,500 - 9
South East +27 39 £46,250 +3.93% 3
East of England +26 34 £45,000 +20.00% 2
South West +26 22 £38,500 +2.66% 1
West Midlands +27 21 £53,500 +55.07% 2
City of London +23 18 £58,750 +11.90% 2
East Midlands +9 15 £35,500 +18.33%
Wiltshire +33 13 £40,000 +43.76% 1
Hertfordshire +13 13 £46,000 +40.45% 1
North West -34 13 £48,750 +21.87% 4
Berkshire +30 12 £50,000 -17.35%
Reading +40 11 £50,000 -17.35%
Hampshire +20 11 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £42,500 -17.27% 1
Cheshire +13 9 £53,750 +18.13% 1
Birmingham +9 9 £33,387 -1.80% 1
Derbyshire - 9 £35,500 -
Bristol +6 7 £30,000 -42.85%
Telford - 7 £53,500 -
Shropshire - 7 £53,500 -
Leicestershire +1 6 £43,750 +19.86%
Scotland +18 5 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Essex +9 5 £33,000 -40.00%
Edinburgh +8 5 £32,500 -33.67% 1
Oxfordshire +8 5 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Pewsey - 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +36 4 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 4 £45,000 +45.16%
Peterborough -2 4 £37,500 -27.00% 1

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 226 (40.43%) ITIL
2 179 (32.02%) Finance
3 156 (27.91%) Service Delivery
4 143 (25.58%) SLA
5 114 (20.39%) Windows
6 95 (16.99%) Microsoft
7 84 (15.03%) Active Directory
8 80 (14.31%) SQL
9 77 (13.77%) Data Centre
10 74 (13.24%) MS Excel
11 66 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (11.63%) VMware
13 62 (11.09%) MS Office
14 56 (10.02%) Cisco
15 55 (9.84%) SQL Server
16 54 (9.66%) Linux
16 54 (9.66%) Windows Server
17 51 (9.12%) Oracle
18 49 (8.77%) Project Management
19 48 (8.59%) Citrix
20 47 (8.41%) Performance Management
21 45 (8.05%) Incident Management
21 45 (8.05%) Banking
22 42 (7.51%) MS PowerPoint
23 41 (7.33%) MS Exchange
24 40 (7.16%) Statistics
25 39 (6.98%) Contract Management
25 39 (6.98%) Service Management
26 38 (6.80%) Degree
27 37 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure

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 41 (7.33%) MS Exchange
2 29 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.54%) Apache
5 3 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.54%) IIS
6 2 (0.36%) Confluence
6 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 74 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 62 (11.09%) MS Office
3 42 (7.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.15%) Retail-J
2 9 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.54%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.36%) Magento
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.36%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.36%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.36%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.37%) SaaS
3 27 (4.83%) Office 365
4 20 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.29%) Firewall
2 15 (2.68%) SAN
2 15 (2.68%) WAN
3 14 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.33%) DNS
5 12 (2.15%) VPN
6 11 (1.97%) LAN
6 11 (1.97%) VoIP
7 7 (1.25%) DHCP
8 6 (1.07%) Internet
8 6 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (1.07%) Wireless
9 5 (0.89%) Broadband
9 5 (0.89%) SNMP
10 3 (0.54%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.54%) Intranet
10 3 (0.54%) NAS
10 3 (0.54%) VLAN
11 2 (0.36%) HTTP
11 2 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (2.15%) MySQL
4 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.36%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.36%) OLAP
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Toad
1 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.72%) JIRA
3 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 179 (32.02%) Finance
2 45 (8.05%) Banking
3 25 (4.47%) Retail
4 22 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.79%) Back Office
5 10 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.61%) Billing
7 7 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.25%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.25%) Marketing
8 6 (1.07%) Front Office
9 5 (0.89%) Law
9 5 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.89%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.72%) French Language
11 3 (0.54%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.36%) German Language
12 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.90%) .NET
2 18 (3.22%) XML
3 14 (2.50%) XSLT
4 7 (1.25%) CSS
4 7 (1.25%) EDI
4 7 (1.25%) HTML
4 7 (1.25%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (1.25%) SAP PI
5 5 (0.89%) .NET Framework
5 5 (0.89%) jQuery
5 5 (0.89%) Web Services
6 4 (0.72%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.18%) J2EE
8 1 (0.18%) JSON
8 1 (0.18%) Kendo UI
8 1 (0.18%) LAMP
8 1 (0.18%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.77%) Data Centre
2 25 (4.47%) EPoS
3 21 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.33%) Fixed Income
6 12 (2.15%) Equities
7 11 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.43%) Derivative
9 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.72%) Clustering
10 4 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.72%) User Experience
11 3 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.54%) Fintech
11 3 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.36%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 114 (20.39%) Windows
2 54 (9.66%) Linux
2 54 (9.66%) Windows Server
3 27 (4.83%) Unix
4 22 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.40%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.43%) Android
8 8 (1.43%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.43%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.07%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.36%) CentOS
12 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.36%) Solaris
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (40.43%) ITIL
2 156 (27.91%) Service Delivery
3 66 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (8.77%) Project Management
5 47 (8.41%) Performance Management
6 45 (8.05%) Incident Management
7 40 (7.16%) Statistics
8 39 (6.98%) Contract Management
8 39 (6.98%) Service Management
9 34 (6.08%) Critical Success Factor
9 34 (6.08%) Escalation Management
9 34 (6.08%) People Management
10 32 (5.72%) Supplier Management
10 32 (5.72%) Trend Analysis
11 31 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (5.37%) Problem Management
13 28 (5.01%) Line Management
13 28 (5.01%) Mentoring
14 26 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (4.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 80 (14.31%) SQL
2 27 (4.83%) C#
3 11 (1.97%) VB
4 10 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.61%) Java
5 9 (1.61%) Python
6 7 (1.25%) ABAP
6 7 (1.25%) C
6 7 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.07%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.89%) Perl
9 4 (0.72%) COBOL
9 4 (0.72%) Ruby
9 4 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (6.80%) Degree
2 27 (4.83%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.07%) MCSE
6 6 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.89%) MCSA
7 5 (0.89%) PMP
8 4 (0.72%) MCP
8 4 (0.72%) MCTS
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.36%) MCITP
9 2 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CCNA
10 1 (0.18%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (25.58%) SLA
2 14 (2.50%) QA
3 4 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.18%) MiFID
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (15.03%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.07%) vSphere
5 5 (0.89%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.36%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.25%) Backup Exec
2 6 (1.07%) SCCM
3 5 (0.89%) Ansible
3 5 (0.89%) Nagios
4 3 (0.54%) BMC Performance Manager
5 2 (0.36%) Packer
5 2 (0.36%) SCOM
5 2 (0.36%) Terraform
5 2 (0.36%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.18%) Puppet
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.63%) VMware
3 56 (10.02%) Cisco
4 51 (9.12%) Oracle
5 48 (8.59%) Citrix
6 17 (3.04%) HP
7 16 (2.86%) SAP
8 12 (2.15%) CODA
8 12 (2.15%) Hyperion
9 10 (1.79%) Sybase
10 8 (1.43%) Adobe
11 6 (1.07%) IBM
11 6 (1.07%) NetApp
11 6 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.07%) SunGard
11 6 (1.07%) WatchGuard
12 5 (0.89%) Ariba
12 5 (0.89%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.89%) Sophos
13 4 (0.72%) Apple
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £3500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 8 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Raymond Brown
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London, SW1
Mothers' Union
Salary: Up to £40,000 pa
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35161.00 - £38385.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool, UK
Allied Bakeries
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Harrow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
techUK
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Code Enigma Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + £1,000 personal development fund
Posted: 20 days ago