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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Manager
Rank 852 875 857
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Manager 26 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.018% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.019% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 19
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £36,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Technical Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Manager
Top 24 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 30 January 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 +1 23 £43,750 -20.45% 2
South East -22 7 £50,000 +17.64%
London -4 5 £41,250 -25.00%
South West -8 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East of England -8 3 £45,000 -45.45%
Dundee - 3 £53,000 -
Scotland - 3 £53,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £65,000 -
Somerset - 3 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £45,000 -45.45%
Cambridge -3 2 £45,000 -45.45%
Surrey - 2 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £37,500 -
Staines - 2 £62,500 -
Swindon - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +4 1 - -
Essex -14 1 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Colchester - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £70,000 -

Technical Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (34.44%) ITIL
1 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 29 (32.22%) Finance
3 28 (31.11%) Service Delivery
4 24 (26.67%) Windows
5 23 (25.56%) SQL
6 17 (18.89%) SLA
6 17 (18.89%) Degree
7 16 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 15 (16.67%) Line Management
9 12 (13.33%) Citrix
10 11 (12.22%) UNIX
10 11 (12.22%) MS Office
10 11 (12.22%) VMware
10 11 (12.22%) Numerical Analysis
11 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (8.89%) Firewall
13 8 (8.89%) DNS
13 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
13 8 (8.89%) Java
13 8 (8.89%) Linux
14 7 (7.78%) CRM
14 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (7.78%) Service Management
14 7 (7.78%) Data Management
14 7 (7.78%) Retail

Technical Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.67%) SAS
2 5 (5.56%) IIS
3 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) nginx
4 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.22%) MS Office
3 4 (4.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) SAP SRM
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
1 1 (1.11%) PaaS
1 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 8 (8.89%) DNS
3 6 (6.67%) LAN
4 5 (5.56%) HTTP
4 5 (5.56%) SAN
5 4 (4.44%) SMTP
6 3 (3.33%) DHCP
6 3 (3.33%) Internet
7 2 (2.22%) SSH
7 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.22%) Wireless
7 2 (2.22%) Intranet
7 2 (2.22%) PSTN
7 2 (2.22%) WLAN
7 2 (2.22%) WAN
7 2 (2.22%) GPRS
8 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.11%) FTP
8 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Base SAS
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) French Language
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
5 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) Web Services
2 3 (3.33%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.44%) NHS
2 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.33%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.33%) Statistics
4 2 (2.22%) PKI
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) EPoS
4 2 (2.22%) EFT
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.67%) Windows
2 11 (12.22%) UNIX
3 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.89%) Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.22%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) AIX
9 1 (1.11%) Solaris
9 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) ITIL
2 28 (31.11%) Service Delivery
3 15 (16.67%) Line Management
4 11 (12.22%) Numerical Analysis
5 7 (7.78%) CRM
5 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.78%) Service Management
5 7 (7.78%) Data Management
6 6 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
6 6 (6.67%) Data Transformation
6 6 (6.67%) Project Governance
6 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.67%) Validation
7 5 (5.56%) Time Management
7 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.44%) Release Management
8 4 (4.44%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.56%) SQL
2 8 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (4.44%) C#
4 3 (3.33%) C
5 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Degree
2 16 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.33%) MCSE
5 2 (2.22%) MCTS
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) RHCE
6 1 (1.11%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.89%) SLA
2 6 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.22%) vSphere
4 2 (2.22%) XenServer
4 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.11%) Postfix
5 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) SCCM
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Citrix
3 11 (12.22%) VMware
4 6 (6.67%) SAP
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle
6 3 (3.33%) HP
7 2 (2.22%) Google
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.22%) NetApp
7 2 (2.22%) Apple
7 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) EMC
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.11%) Symantec
8 1 (1.11%) Remedy
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