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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Manager
UK
Rank 592 517 606
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 266 452 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 210 391 281
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £32,875
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -50 258 £45,000 - 29
London +20 105 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South East -14 42 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +10 35 £46,250 +36.02% 12
West Midlands +23 23 £32,000 -28.88% 2
South West +23 22 £37,500 - 2
Surrey +23 18 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +7 18 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Birmingham +5 17 £30,000 -33.33% 1
City of London +25 16 £62,000 +18.09% 2
North West -27 13 £42,500 +11.81% 2
Wiltshire +31 12 £40,000 +43.76% 2
East Midlands +6 12 £35,500 -12.56%
Berkshire +17 9 £38,000 -37.19% 1
Essex +9 9 £33,000 -40.00%
Guildford +29 8 £45,000 -
Bristol - 7 £30,000 -
Swindon +21 6 £36,250 +30.28%
Hampshire +12 6 £31,000 -44.64%
Cheshire +13 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Leicester 0 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Leicestershire -2 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £46,250 - 11
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Derbyshire +18 4 £35,500 -12.56%
Warrington +18 4 £30,000 -3.22%
Edinburgh +10 4 £32,500 -33.67% 2
Reading +6 4 £35,250 -41.25%
Scotland +5 4 £32,500 -24.85% 2
Leatherhead -1 4 £37,500 -16.66%

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 274 (46.21%) ITIL
2 206 (34.74%) Finance
3 184 (31.03%) Service Delivery
4 169 (28.50%) SLA
5 115 (19.39%) Windows
6 105 (17.71%) SQL
7 90 (15.18%) Microsoft
8 85 (14.33%) Active Directory
9 71 (11.97%) Oracle
10 69 (11.64%) Data Centre
11 66 (11.13%) MS Excel
12 65 (10.96%) VMware
13 64 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 60 (10.12%) SQL Server
14 60 (10.12%) MS Office
15 58 (9.78%) Windows Server
16 57 (9.61%) Cisco
17 53 (8.94%) Incident Management
18 51 (8.60%) Linux
19 50 (8.43%) Citrix
20 48 (8.09%) Degree
20 48 (8.09%) Retail
21 47 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
22 46 (7.76%) Performance Management
23 45 (7.59%) Project Management
24 43 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
24 43 (7.25%) MS Exchange
24 43 (7.25%) Supplier Management
25 41 (6.91%) Service Management
25 41 (6.91%) Banking

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 43 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 31 (5.23%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.18%) Confluence
5 5 (0.84%) IIS
6 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.51%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 66 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 60 (10.12%) MS Office
3 37 (6.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (3.71%) Retail-J
2 10 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (0.51%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.34%) Infor LN
8 2 (0.34%) Magento
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.17%) MFGPRO
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.55%) Office 365
3 26 (4.38%) SaaS
4 21 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.88%) Firewall
2 14 (2.36%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.19%) DNS
3 13 (2.19%) SAN
4 12 (2.02%) VoIP
4 12 (2.02%) VPN
4 12 (2.02%) WAN
5 6 (1.01%) Broadband
5 6 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (1.01%) Wireless
6 5 (0.84%) DHCP
6 5 (0.84%) Internet
6 5 (0.84%) LAN
6 5 (0.84%) SNMP
7 3 (0.51%) Intranet
7 3 (0.51%) Network Security
8 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.34%) PPP
8 2 (0.34%) VLAN
8 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
2 16 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.69%) MySQL
5 9 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.84%) DTS
8 5 (0.84%) ProClarity
9 4 (0.67%) GIS
9 4 (0.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.67%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.51%) DataStage
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (1.85%) JIRA
2 7 (1.18%) Subversion
3 5 (0.84%) Toad
4 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 206 (34.74%) Finance
2 48 (8.09%) Retail
3 41 (6.91%) Banking
4 25 (4.22%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.02%) Legal
5 12 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.85%) Law
7 9 (1.52%) Back Office
7 9 (1.52%) Billing
8 7 (1.18%) Advertising
9 6 (1.01%) Front Office
10 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.84%) French Language
11 4 (0.67%) Marketing
12 3 (0.51%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.51%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) German Language
13 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.75%) .NET
2 17 (2.87%) XML
3 14 (2.36%) XSLT
4 7 (1.18%) EDI
5 5 (0.84%) HTML
5 5 (0.84%) Web Services
6 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.34%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.34%) CSS
7 2 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.17%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.17%) jQuery
8 1 (0.17%) Kendo UI
8 1 (0.17%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.17%) LAMP
8 1 (0.17%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.17%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.64%) Data Centre
2 38 (6.41%) EPoS
3 37 (6.24%) Statistics
4 23 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.87%) Equities
7 15 (2.53%) Derivative
8 11 (1.85%) Fixed Income
9 9 (1.52%) User Experience
10 8 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.84%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.51%) NHS
13 3 (0.51%) Reference Data
14 2 (0.34%) Clustering
14 2 (0.34%) CMDB
14 2 (0.34%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 115 (19.39%) Windows
2 58 (9.78%) Windows Server
3 51 (8.60%) Linux
4 25 (4.22%) Unix
5 21 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.35%) Android
9 8 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.35%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.01%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.84%) Solaris
11 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.67%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.34%) CentOS
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (46.21%) ITIL
2 184 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 64 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (8.94%) Incident Management
5 47 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (7.76%) Performance Management
7 45 (7.59%) Project Management
8 43 (7.25%) Supplier Management
9 41 (6.91%) Service Management
10 37 (6.24%) Problem Management
11 35 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (5.90%) CRM
12 34 (5.73%) Contract Management
13 32 (5.40%) ERP
13 32 (5.40%) Trend Analysis
14 31 (5.23%) Critical Success Factor
14 31 (5.23%) Escalation Management
14 31 (5.23%) People Management
15 28 (4.72%) ITIL V3
16 26 (4.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (17.71%) SQL
2 28 (4.72%) C#
3 20 (3.37%) VB
4 15 (2.53%) Perl
5 9 (1.52%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.52%) Python
6 8 (1.35%) C
6 8 (1.35%) Java
6 8 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.84%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.67%) Ruby
9 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.17%) PHP
11 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (8.09%) Degree
2 43 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.01%) MCSA
6 6 (1.01%) MCSE
7 5 (0.84%) MCP
7 5 (0.84%) MCTS
7 5 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.67%) PMP
9 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.51%) MCITP
10 2 (0.34%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.34%) CCNA
10 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (28.50%) SLA
2 13 (2.19%) QA
3 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.17%) MiFID
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (14.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.01%) vSphere
5 5 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.18%) Control-M
1 7 (1.18%) OpenView
2 6 (1.01%) SCCM
3 5 (0.84%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.84%) Nagios
3 5 (0.84%) Puppet
4 3 (0.51%) BMC Performance Manager
5 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 71 (11.97%) Oracle
3 65 (10.96%) VMware
4 57 (9.61%) Cisco
5 50 (8.43%) Citrix
6 22 (3.71%) CODA
6 22 (3.71%) Hyperion
7 21 (3.54%) HP
8 12 (2.02%) Sybase
9 9 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.18%) WatchGuard
11 6 (1.01%) IBM
11 6 (1.01%) NetApp
11 6 (1.01%) Sophos
12 5 (0.84%) JD Edwards
12 5 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.84%) SAP
13 4 (0.67%) Infor
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30189 - £36491 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + CAR, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hammersmith
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago