The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Manager
Rank 865 844 822
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Manager 28 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.055% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.058% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 45
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Manager within the UK.

Technical Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Manager over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Technical Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Manager
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 27 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South East +15 16 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Sussex +2 7 £58,500 -19.31%
London -8 7 £75,000 +17.64% 1
Crawley - 5 £58,500 -
Berkshire +14 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Middlesex - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands -6 3 £47,500 -
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
Solihull - 3 £47,500 -
Reading 0 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - -
East of England -12 1 - -
Wales - 1 £52,500 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £52,500 -
South Wales - 1 £52,500 -

Technical Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support Manager in their job title.

1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 16 (23.53%) SLA
2 16 (23.53%) Finance
3 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
4 13 (19.12%) UNIX
4 13 (19.12%) Windows
4 13 (19.12%) SaaS
5 10 (14.71%) Coaching
6 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.24%) Linux
6 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
6 9 (13.24%) Service Management
6 9 (13.24%) Games
7 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.29%) Degree
8 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.29%) IBM
8 7 (10.29%) Oracle
8 7 (10.29%) SQL
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Banking
10 5 (7.35%) Retail
10 5 (7.35%) VMware
10 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
10 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
10 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.35%) Open Source
10 5 (7.35%) Unified Communications
11 4 (5.88%) Line Management
11 4 (5.88%) Data Centre

Technical Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.47%) SAS
1 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Unified Communications
2 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
4 1 (1.47%) IPsec
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) VPN
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) MPLS
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
4 1 (1.47%) SMTP
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.41%) DB2
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Games
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Marketing
7 1 (1.47%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) Akka
3 1 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Statistics
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Derivative
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) UNIX
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
3 10 (14.71%) Coaching
4 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.24%) Service Management
5 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.35%) Open Source
8 4 (5.88%) SOA
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
8 4 (5.88%) Line Management
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.94%) Web Development
10 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.94%) Data Validation
10 2 (2.94%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.47%) Perl
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) MCSE
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) IBM
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.41%) Symantec
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) Progress
5 2 (2.94%) Vitria
5 2 (2.94%) webMethods
5 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.47%) Akamai
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
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