The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 191 218 194
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 21 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 18
Median salary £53,500 £34,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.07% -31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,450 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4603 5595 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.36% 96.42% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4640 4170
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Support Manager in the job title.

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Support Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Manager across the West Midlands region.

Support Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Support Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Support Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +9 9 £33,387 -1.80% 1
Shropshire - 7 £53,500 -
Warwickshire +31 2 £32,000 -22.89% 1
West Bromwich - 2 £54,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 35 (63.64%) Service Delivery
3 34 (61.82%) Data Centre
4 27 (49.09%) VMware
5 26 (47.27%) Cisco
5 26 (47.27%) Citrix
5 26 (47.27%) Trend Analysis
6 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 21 (38.18%) ITIL
8 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
10 15 (27.27%) SLA
11 9 (16.36%) Windows
11 9 (16.36%) Finance
12 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (14.55%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
12 8 (14.55%) Statistics
12 8 (14.55%) MS Office
12 8 (14.55%) Performance Management
12 8 (14.55%) Critical Success Factor
12 8 (14.55%) Escalation Management
12 8 (14.55%) Contract Management
13 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.73%) HP
13 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
14 6 (10.91%) Logistics
14 6 (10.91%) Project Management

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) LAN
1 4 (7.27%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 34 (61.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Fintech
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Service Delivery
2 26 (47.27%) Trend Analysis
3 21 (38.18%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Contract Management
4 8 (14.55%) Critical Success Factor
4 8 (14.55%) Escalation Management
4 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
4 8 (14.55%) Performance Management
4 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.55%) Statistics
5 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (10.91%) Logistics
6 6 (10.91%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Line Management
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
8 2 (3.64%) Change Control
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) COBOL
1 4 (7.27%) Java
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) PMI Certification
1 4 (7.27%) PMP
2 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (49.09%) VMware
3 26 (47.27%) Cisco
3 26 (47.27%) Citrix
4 7 (12.73%) HP
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) Intel
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