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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 579 611 567
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 354 379 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 289 311 402
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £47,000 £42,492
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +10.60%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +32 336 £50,000 +5.26% 21
London +34 104 £50,000 -16.66% 6
South East +5 62 £55,000 - 5
East of England +46 55 £51,500 +3.00% 3
East Midlands +51 36 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Midlands -7 33 £46,250 -2.63%
Leicestershire - 31 £52,500 -
Leicester - 30 £52,500 -
Birmingham -13 28 £47,500 +2.70%
Hertfordshire +32 22 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex +18 17 £51,500 +7.29%
North West -6 17 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire +19 14 £51,500 +21.17% 1
Chelmsford +12 14 £51,500 +7.29%
South West -3 14 £37,500 - 2
Surrey +27 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Sussex +27 11 £55,000 -5.98% 1
Hampshire +12 11 £43,750 +14.37% 3
East Sussex - 11 £70,000 -
Haywards Heath - 11 £55,000 -
Brighton - 11 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Crawley +5 9 £55,000 -5.98%
Berkshire -13 9 £60,000 -
Leeds +28 8 £51,500 +17.04%
Scotland +24 8 £46,750 -6.50%
West Yorkshire +15 8 £51,500 +19.76%
Manchester -9 7 £49,500 +22.22% 2
Lancashire - 7 £47,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +15 6 - -

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 361 (51.65%) ITIL
2 213 (30.47%) SLA
3 204 (29.18%) Service Delivery
4 203 (29.04%) Finance
5 128 (18.31%) Windows
6 120 (17.17%) Microsoft
7 119 (17.02%) SQL
8 115 (16.45%) Oracle
9 86 (12.30%) Degree
10 79 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 77 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 76 (10.87%) Active Directory
13 75 (10.73%) Retail
14 73 (10.44%) SQL Server
15 72 (10.30%) ITIL Certification
15 72 (10.30%) Project Management
16 67 (9.59%) Linux
17 64 (9.16%) MS Office
18 62 (8.87%) VMware
18 62 (8.87%) Windows Server
19 58 (8.30%) Problem Management
20 56 (8.01%) Incident Management
20 56 (8.01%) Supplier Management
20 56 (8.01%) Performance Management
20 56 (8.01%) Service Management
20 56 (8.01%) MS Excel
21 54 (7.73%) Line Management
22 52 (7.44%) Data Centre
23 50 (7.15%) Mentoring
23 50 (7.15%) Business Intelligence

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 29 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.01%) Confluence
3 27 (3.86%) MS Exchange
4 18 (2.58%) IIS
5 11 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.43%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.14%) Apache
8 7 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.57%) JBoss
10 4 (0.57%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.43%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.29%) SAS
13 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.14%) CMS
13 1 (0.14%) Drupal
13 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (9.16%) MS Office
2 56 (8.01%) MS Excel
3 29 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.43%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (3.00%) Retail-J
2 9 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.86%) SAP R/3
4 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.43%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.43%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.43%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.14%) HFM
8 1 (0.14%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.00%) Office 365
2 17 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.43%) SaaS
3 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 19 (2.72%) DNS
3 18 (2.58%) Firewall
4 15 (2.15%) Internet
5 13 (1.86%) VPN
5 13 (1.86%) WAN
6 9 (1.29%) SAN
6 9 (1.29%) VoIP
7 7 (1.00%) LAN
8 6 (0.86%) DHCP
8 6 (0.86%) HTTP
8 6 (0.86%) SSL
9 5 (0.72%) Network Security
9 5 (0.72%) PBX
9 5 (0.72%) SMTP
10 4 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.57%) Wireless
11 3 (0.43%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.43%) Intranet
11 3 (0.43%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.15%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.00%) MySQL
5 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.86%) DTS
6 6 (0.86%) GIS
6 6 (0.86%) ProClarity
6 6 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.57%) Big Data
8 4 (0.57%) DataStage
8 4 (0.57%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 37 (5.29%) JIRA
2 30 (4.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 203 (29.04%) Finance
2 75 (10.73%) Retail
3 34 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.43%) Legal
5 25 (3.58%) Law
6 21 (3.00%) Marketing
7 20 (2.86%) Banking
8 18 (2.58%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.00%) Back Office
10 12 (1.72%) Advertising
10 12 (1.72%) Billing
11 10 (1.43%) Automotive
11 10 (1.43%) Publishing
12 4 (0.57%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.43%) Front Office
14 2 (0.29%) Electronics
14 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.14%) French Language
15 1 (0.14%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.58%) .NET
2 6 (0.86%) XML
3 5 (0.72%) HTML
4 4 (0.57%) CSS
5 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.43%) Web Services
6 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.29%) JDBC
6 2 (0.29%) REST
6 2 (0.29%) XSLT
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.14%) Middleware
7 1 (0.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.44%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.72%) Statistics
3 37 (5.29%) EPoS
4 33 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.29%) Derivative
5 30 (4.29%) Equities
6 19 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.15%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.72%) PMI
9 10 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.29%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.86%) Blog
12 6 (0.86%) iPad
12 6 (0.86%) User Experience
13 5 (0.72%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.72%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.57%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.57%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 128 (18.31%) Windows
2 67 (9.59%) Linux
3 62 (8.87%) Windows Server
4 29 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.72%) Unix
7 17 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.43%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.29%) Android
10 9 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.14%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.86%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.72%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.57%) Solaris
15 1 (0.14%) CentOS
15 1 (0.14%) SUSE
15 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (51.65%) ITIL
2 204 (29.18%) Service Delivery
3 79 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 77 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (10.30%) Project Management
6 58 (8.30%) Problem Management
7 56 (8.01%) Incident Management
7 56 (8.01%) Performance Management
7 56 (8.01%) Service Management
7 56 (8.01%) Supplier Management
8 54 (7.73%) Line Management
9 50 (7.15%) Business Intelligence
9 50 (7.15%) Mentoring
10 49 (7.01%) CRM
11 47 (6.72%) ITIL V3
12 38 (5.44%) PRINCE2
13 35 (5.01%) People Management
14 34 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (4.86%) Coaching
14 34 (4.86%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (17.02%) SQL
2 36 (5.15%) Perl
3 29 (4.15%) Bash Shell
4 26 (3.72%) Java
5 24 (3.43%) VB
6 19 (2.72%) C#
7 10 (1.43%) Python
8 9 (1.29%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.14%) C
10 6 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.72%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.57%) ABAP
13 3 (0.43%) PHP
14 2 (0.29%) Ruby
15 1 (0.14%) C++
15 1 (0.14%) VBScript
15 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 86 (12.30%) Degree
2 72 (10.30%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.29%) MCDST
8 7 (1.00%) MCSE
9 5 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.72%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.57%) MCSA
10 4 (0.57%) PMP
11 3 (0.43%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.43%) MCP
12 2 (0.29%) CCNA
12 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.29%) MCTS
13 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (30.47%) SLA
2 29 (4.15%) QA
3 5 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.86%) vSphere
4 13 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.57%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.43%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (4.15%) Control-M
1 29 (4.15%) OpenView
2 25 (3.58%) Puppet
3 8 (1.14%) SCCM
4 3 (0.43%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.43%) BMC Performance Manager
5 2 (0.29%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 120 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 115 (16.45%) Oracle
3 62 (8.87%) VMware
4 43 (6.15%) HP
5 38 (5.44%) Citrix
6 33 (4.72%) SAP
7 32 (4.58%) Cisco
8 30 (4.29%) Red Hat
9 22 (3.15%) Hyperion
10 21 (3.00%) CODA
10 21 (3.00%) IBM
11 12 (1.72%) Apple
11 12 (1.72%) Bloomberg
12 11 (1.57%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.43%) Adobe
13 10 (1.43%) Sybase
14 8 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
15 6 (0.86%) Reuters
16 5 (0.72%) hybris
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £70000 per annum + +bonus + benefiits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £33805 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum pension and corporate benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £29,507 to £34,425 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £50-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Epsom
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £50-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Cross-training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago