The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 178 163 197
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 31 49 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.88% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.93% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 4
Average salary £55,000 £43,250 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.16% -23.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £31,300 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5091 5260 4665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.72% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4259 4417 4052
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Manager
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 14 £65,000 -7.14% 4
Staffordshire -2 5 £18,000 -57.14%
Coventry -1 3 £55,000 +7.84% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £60,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £55,000 - 1
Warwickshire -4 1 £32,000 -24.70%
Solihull -10 1 £22,000 -21.42% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) SLA
3 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.79%) Finance
4 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.34%) Windows
6 5 (8.62%) Java
6 5 (8.62%) MS Office
6 5 (8.62%) VPN
6 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) Retail
7 4 (6.90%) Office 365
7 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (6.90%) SQL
7 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.17%) SAP
8 3 (5.17%) ABAP
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle
8 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
8 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
8 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (5.17%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (5.17%) Logistics
9 2 (3.45%) Content Management
9 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) BGP
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Broadband
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) PVCS
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.17%) Logistics
5 3 (5.17%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (3.45%) Release Management
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.45%) Product Management
6 2 (3.45%) Content Management
6 2 (3.45%) Service Management
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.72%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.72%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.72%) CRM
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Java
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) ABAP
4 2 (3.45%) COBOL
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.45%) CCNA
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) JDA
3 2 (3.45%) NetApp
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco
3 2 (3.45%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.72%) Sage
4 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Arnold Ash
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago