The median annual salary for a Support Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 114 112
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 7 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 1.15% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.20% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 11
Median salary £50,000 £29,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.41% -42.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,064 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,100 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.01% -9.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1772 2251 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.88% 95.54% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1746 1431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Support Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in Birmingham

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in Birmingham

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Manager in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Manager in Birmingham

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Birmingham region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 20 (74.07%) Service Delivery
1 20 (74.07%) Data Centre
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) Citrix
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 16 (59.26%) Trend Analysis
4 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) SLA
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Escalation Management
8 4 (14.81%) Contract Management
8 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Statistics
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.81%) Critical Success Factor
9 3 (11.11%) WFM
9 3 (11.11%) SaaS
10 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (7.41%) Line Management
10 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
10 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (7.41%) Content Management
10 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Service Delivery
2 16 (59.26%) Trend Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Contract Management
4 4 (14.81%) Critical Success Factor
4 4 (14.81%) Escalation Management
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Statistics
5 3 (11.11%) WFM
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Business Development
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) Citrix
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) SAP