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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Manager
Rank 865 906 833
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Manager 38 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.028% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.030% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 44
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £72,500 £79,464
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Technical Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Manager
Top 23 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 17 April 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 +33 34 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South East +4 14 £47,500 -34.48% 2
South West -6 9 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Manchester +10 6 £42,000 -
North West +8 6 £42,000 -
Somerset - 6 £42,500 -
London +5 5 £48,500 -15.65%
Sussex - 5 - -
South Wales - 4 £36,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Wales - 4 £36,250 - 1
Bristol +7 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Cwmbran - 3 £35,000 - 1
Torfaen - 3 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +4 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +1 2 £60,000 +12.67%
Milton Keynes - 2 £41,250 -
Farnborough - 2 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Salford - 1 £43,000 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £47,500 - 2
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

Technical Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (29.03%) Service Delivery
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) SQL
4 12 (19.35%) ITIL
4 12 (19.35%) Linux
5 10 (16.13%) UNIX
6 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
6 9 (14.52%) SLA
6 9 (14.52%) Service Management
6 9 (14.52%) Retail
7 8 (12.90%) Statistics
7 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
7 8 (12.90%) Degree
7 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.29%) CRM
9 6 (9.68%) Firewall
9 6 (9.68%) Cisco
10 5 (8.06%) Android
10 5 (8.06%) DNS
10 5 (8.06%) Citrix
10 5 (8.06%) VMware
11 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
11 4 (6.45%) Project Management
11 4 (6.45%) Internet
11 4 (6.45%) HTTP
11 4 (6.45%) SMTP

Technical Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) BusinessWare
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.68%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) DNS
4 4 (6.45%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) SMTP
4 4 (6.45%) HTTP
5 3 (4.84%) DHCP
6 2 (3.23%) SAN
6 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.23%) SSH
7 1 (1.61%) VLAN
7 1 (1.61%) Network Security
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless
7 1 (1.61%) IPsec
7 1 (1.61%) NAS
7 1 (1.61%) MPLS
7 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (14.52%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) COM
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Statistics
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.23%) PKI
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.61%) Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) UNIX
4 5 (8.06%) Android
5 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) AIX
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Service Delivery
2 12 (19.35%) ITIL
3 9 (14.52%) Service Management
4 7 (11.29%) CRM
4 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.45%) Coaching
5 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Security Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Information Assurance
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.84%) Data Management
6 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.23%) ETL
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) Data Security
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) Document Management
7 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) RHCE
2 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.61%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.23%) XenServer
2 2 (3.23%) vSphere
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco
3 5 (8.06%) Citrix
3 5 (8.06%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Progress
5 2 (3.23%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.23%) Vitria
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) webMethods
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) EMC
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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