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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Manager
Rank 858 865 835
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Manager 32 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.046% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.049% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 62
Average salary £46,250 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £83,644
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Technical Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Manager
Top 29 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 7 July 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 27 £55,000 - 4
South East +27 13 £55,000 -21.42% 2
London +29 8 £77,500 +19.23% 1
South Wales - 5 £37,500 -
Wales - 5 £37,500 -
Middlesex +15 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £46,250 +23.33%
East Sussex - 3 £30,000 -
Cwmbran - 3 £37,500 -
Brighton - 3 £30,000 -
Torfaen - 3 £37,500 -
North West +14 2 - -
Berkshire -3 2 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West -17 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
Slough - 2 £55,000 - 1
Beaconsfield - 2 £46,250 -
Manchester - 2 - -
City of London +40 1 £32,500 -48.00%
Surrey +13 1 £65,000 +58.53%
West Midlands -20 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Birmingham -21 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £47,500 -
Staines - 1 £65,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

Technical Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Service Delivery
3 16 (21.05%) ITIL
4 15 (19.74%) SLA
4 15 (19.74%) Service Management
5 14 (18.42%) Linux
6 13 (17.11%) SQL
6 13 (17.11%) Finance
7 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
8 10 (13.16%) SaaS
8 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 9 (11.84%) Coaching
9 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
9 9 (11.84%) UNIX
9 9 (11.84%) Games
9 9 (11.84%) Retail
10 8 (10.53%) Statistics
10 8 (10.53%) Degree
11 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
11 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
12 6 (7.89%) Project Management
12 6 (7.89%) Banking
12 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (6.58%) Open Source
13 5 (6.58%) Unified Communications
13 5 (6.58%) Android
13 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
13 5 (6.58%) Citrix
13 5 (6.58%) Cisco
13 5 (6.58%) CRM

Technical Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.32%) assyst
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) SMTP
2 5 (6.58%) HTTP
2 5 (6.58%) Unified Communications
3 4 (5.26%) Firewall
3 4 (5.26%) Internet
4 3 (3.95%) DNS
4 3 (3.95%) SSH
5 2 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (1.32%) MPLS
6 1 (1.32%) DHCP
6 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.32%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) VLAN
6 1 (1.32%) Network Security
6 1 (1.32%) NAS
6 1 (1.32%) Wireless
6 1 (1.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Games
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.63%) French Language
7 1 (1.32%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
1 3 (3.95%) XML
2 2 (2.63%) Akka
3 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Statistics
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Derivative
5 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) UNIX
4 5 (6.58%) Android
5 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) AIX
6 1 (1.32%) Solaris
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Service Delivery
2 16 (21.05%) ITIL
3 15 (19.74%) Service Management
4 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.84%) Coaching
6 6 (7.89%) Project Management
7 5 (6.58%) Open Source
7 5 (6.58%) CRM
8 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.26%) SOA
8 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.26%) Security Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Information Assurance
9 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.95%) Data Management
9 3 (3.95%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) MCP
2 1 (1.32%) MCSE
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.32%) RHCE
2 1 (1.32%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) XenServer
3 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.32%) WSUS
2 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Citrix
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco
3 2 (2.63%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Vitria
3 2 (2.63%) webMethods
3 2 (2.63%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.63%) VMware
3 2 (2.63%) Progress
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.32%) Akamai
4 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.32%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.32%) Symantec
4 1 (1.32%) Remedy
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) EMC
4 1 (1.32%) NetApp
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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