Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Manager was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Support Manager
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 137 155
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.086% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.090% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -30.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £39,075 £32,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £37,500 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +18.57% -20.00% -7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2595 2230 2914
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 95.34% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1468 1865
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Support Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in Edinburgh

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in Edinburgh

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Edinburgh region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware