The median annual salary for a Support Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Support Manager
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 97
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.29% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.30% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £67,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +141.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.64% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 965 989 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.26% 97.06% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 760 787 1042
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in Essex

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in Essex

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Essex region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (55.56%) EDI
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) SNMP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Mac OS X
3 5 (55.56%) Nagios
3 5 (55.56%) Sophos
3 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 5 (55.56%) Backup Exec
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) Operations Management
3 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) EDI
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Mac OS X
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (55.56%) Operations Management
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Backup Exec
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) Sophos
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
2 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft