Period
to 15 July 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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

IT Support Manager
England > North West
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 364 318
Rank change year-on-year +9 -46 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 6 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.048% 0.076% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.078% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 21
North West median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +59.72% -17.71%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £62,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.16% - +4.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,176 12,819 11,249
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 96.85% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9,888 10,543 9,479
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Manager in the North West

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IT Support Manager in the North West

IT Support Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +27 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Cheshire -24 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 - 1
IT Support Manager
England

IT Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT Support Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring IT Support Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Moodle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) GDPR
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (33.33%) Moodle
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) People Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel