The median annual salary for a Support Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Support Manager
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 663 596 633
Rank change year-on-year -67 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 202 331 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 160 302 280
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65838 76079 82656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in England

Support Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in England

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Manager in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Manager in England

Support Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London +21 114 £52,000 -12.60% 11
South East +19 25 £48,000 -12.72% 5
North West -36 15 £32,000 -20.00%
East of England -16 13 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West -19 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire -4 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Midlands -14 7 £41,500 +25.75% 1
East Midlands -7 6 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Support Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 158 (39.21%) ITIL
2 108 (26.80%) Windows
3 95 (23.57%) Finance
4 85 (21.09%) Service Delivery
5 84 (20.84%) Microsoft
6 77 (19.11%) SLA
7 54 (13.40%) Project Management
8 53 (13.15%) Service Management
9 49 (12.16%) Active Directory
10 48 (11.91%) Microsoft Office
11 45 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (9.43%) SQL
13 37 (9.18%) SAP
14 36 (8.93%) SQL Server
15 35 (8.68%) VMware
15 35 (8.68%) Line Management
15 35 (8.68%) Mentoring
15 35 (8.68%) Windows Server
16 34 (8.44%) People Management
17 33 (8.19%) SharePoint
18 31 (7.69%) Performance Management
19 30 (7.44%) ITIL Certification
19 30 (7.44%) Citrix
20 28 (6.95%) Data Centre
20 28 (6.95%) Incident Management
21 27 (6.70%) SaaS
21 27 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
22 26 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
22 26 (6.45%) Change Management
22 26 (6.45%) Office 365

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 33 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.99%) IIS
6 7 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.99%) Apache
8 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.74%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.50%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.25%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 48 (11.91%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (6.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.24%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.99%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.74%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.74%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.74%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.74%) SAP SRM
4 3 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.74%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.25%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.70%) SaaS
2 26 (6.45%) Office 365
3 14 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.50%) G Suite
7 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.46%) Firewall
1 22 (5.46%) LAN
1 22 (5.46%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.71%) WAN
3 11 (2.73%) DHCP
3 11 (2.73%) DNS
3 11 (2.73%) Internet
3 11 (2.73%) Skype
4 9 (2.23%) VPN
5 8 (1.99%) SAN
5 8 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.74%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.24%) VoIP
8 4 (0.99%) BGP
8 4 (0.99%) MPLS
8 4 (0.99%) OSPF
8 4 (0.99%) VLAN
8 4 (0.99%) Wireless
9 3 (0.74%) NAS
10 2 (0.50%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.73%) SAP BW
3 9 (2.23%) SAP HANA
4 8 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.49%) MySQL
7 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.74%) OLAP
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.25%) GIS
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (1.74%) TeamCity
1 7 (1.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.50%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.50%) JIRA
3 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
General
1 95 (23.57%) Finance
2 25 (6.20%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.71%) Banking
4 14 (3.47%) Front Office
5 13 (3.23%) Retail
6 12 (2.98%) Back Office
6 12 (2.98%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.98%) Marketing
7 8 (1.99%) Law
8 7 (1.74%) Legal
8 7 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.24%) Billing
9 5 (1.24%) Electronics
9 5 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.24%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.99%) Digital Economy
10 4 (0.99%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.74%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.50%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.20%) .NET
2 9 (2.23%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.99%) CSS
3 8 (1.99%) SAP Fiori
3 8 (1.99%) SAP PI
4 7 (1.74%) jQuery
5 6 (1.49%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.74%) HTML
7 2 (0.50%) LAMP
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.25%) COM+
8 1 (0.25%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.25%) Kendo UI
8 1 (0.25%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.25%) RequireJS
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.95%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.72%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.49%) Equities
5 6 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 6 (1.49%) Reinsurance
5 6 (1.49%) User Experience
6 5 (1.24%) FMCG
7 4 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.99%) Clustering
7 4 (0.99%) CMDB
7 4 (0.99%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.99%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.74%) NHS
8 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 108 (26.80%) Windows
2 35 (8.68%) Windows Server
3 25 (6.20%) Linux
4 20 (4.96%) Unix
5 18 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.22%) Windows 7
6 17 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.72%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.24%) Android
9 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.24%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.74%) Solaris
10 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.25%) HPUX
11 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (39.21%) ITIL
2 85 (21.09%) Service Delivery
3 54 (13.40%) Project Management
4 53 (13.15%) Service Management
5 45 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (8.68%) Line Management
6 35 (8.68%) Mentoring
7 34 (8.44%) People Management
8 31 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 28 (6.95%) Incident Management
10 26 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (6.45%) Change Management
10 26 (6.45%) Service Delivery Management
11 25 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (5.96%) Coaching
12 24 (5.96%) Contract Management
12 24 (5.96%) PRINCE2
13 23 (5.71%) Statistics
14 22 (5.46%) Critical Success Factor
14 22 (5.46%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.43%) SQL
2 24 (5.96%) Java
3 20 (4.96%) C#
4 11 (2.73%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.23%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.99%) ABAP
6 8 (1.99%) C
7 7 (1.74%) COBOL
8 6 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.99%) PHP
10 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.50%) AWK
11 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.50%) sed
11 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.25%) Python
12 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (7.44%) ITIL Certification
2 23 (5.71%) Degree
3 22 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (3.72%) MCSE
5 9 (2.23%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.23%) PMP
6 7 (1.74%) CCA
6 7 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.74%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.49%) MCSA
8 4 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.74%) CCNA
9 3 (0.74%) CCNP
9 3 (0.74%) MCP
9 3 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.50%) APMP
10 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.50%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (19.11%) SLA
2 10 (2.48%) QA
3 5 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.24%) PMO
4 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.50%) P3O
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 49 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.74%) vSphere
5 7 (1.74%) XenApp
6 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (2.98%) SCCM
2 6 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.74%) Ansible
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.50%) Packer
4 2 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.50%) Terraform
4 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.50%) vMotion
5 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.25%) NetCrunch
5 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (20.84%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.18%) SAP
3 35 (8.68%) VMware
4 30 (7.44%) Citrix
5 22 (5.46%) Oracle
6 17 (4.22%) Cisco
7 10 (2.48%) Adobe
8 7 (1.74%) Apple
8 7 (1.74%) CA
8 7 (1.74%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (1.49%) Ariba
9 6 (1.49%) IBM
10 5 (1.24%) HP
11 4 (0.99%) Dell
11 4 (0.99%) Google
11 4 (0.99%) NetApp
12 3 (0.74%) hybris
12 3 (0.74%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.74%) Symantec
12 3 (0.74%) Veeam
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Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Unspecified DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 to £120,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
A.C. Nielsen
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive+Bens+Car
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago