Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Manager was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 22 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 205 237
Rank change year-on-year -10 +32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 11 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.17% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,350 £30,450 £36,250
90th Percentile £43,250 £62,750 £58,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5454 4995 6058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.93% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3495 3103 3893
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,738 £27,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in Scotland

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in Scotland

Support Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -11 10 £41,500 -2.35%
Glasgow -15 1 £38,500 -17.65%
Support Manager
UK

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft