The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 187 169 179
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 17 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,800 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
Support Manager
England

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
4651 3877 4387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.03% 94.75% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4011 3153 3749
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Birmingham -5 10 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £39,000 -
Warwickshire -10 2 £42,500 +8.97%
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Support Manager in their job title.

1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (40.91%) ITIL
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 13 (29.55%) SQL
6 11 (25.00%) UNIX
7 9 (20.45%) Windows
8 8 (18.18%) NetApp
8 8 (18.18%) Document Management
8 8 (18.18%) Use Case
8 8 (18.18%) Workflow
8 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 8 (18.18%) vSphere
8 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
9 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle
10 6 (13.64%) Back Office
11 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.36%) VCP4
11 5 (11.36%) Degree
11 5 (11.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (11.36%) Apache
12 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
13 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
13 3 (6.82%) IIS
13 3 (6.82%) Citrix

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.55%) Equities
2 2 (4.55%) Derivative
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) AS400
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Workflow
2 8 (18.18%) Document Management
2 8 (18.18%) Use Case
2 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) ITSM
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) Process Management
4 2 (4.55%) ERP
4 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.27%) SOA
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) OOP
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) MVC
5 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.27%) Line Management
5 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) VB6
4 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) VCP4
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCSP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 8 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 8 (18.18%) NetApp
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
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