The median annual salary for a Support Manager was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 391 431
Rank change year-on-year +30 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 26 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 44
Median salary £49,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% +19.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in the South East

Support Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in the South East

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Manager in the South East

Support Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Surrey +31 11 £62,000 +45.88% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Oxfordshire +15 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire +9 4 £41,250 -25.00% 1
Berkshire +14 1 £52,500 -7.89%
Kent - 1 - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 17 (26.15%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) Project Management
3 15 (23.08%) SAP
4 13 (20.00%) Finance
4 13 (20.00%) Windows
5 12 (18.46%) Degree
6 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (13.85%) SLA
7 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.85%) Line Management
8 8 (12.31%) SAP Fiori
8 8 (12.31%) Requirements Management
8 8 (12.31%) SAP PI
8 8 (12.31%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (12.31%) Adobe
8 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.31%) ABAP
9 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
9 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
10 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (9.23%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (9.23%) Ariba
11 5 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (7.69%) SQL
11 5 (7.69%) Billing
11 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.69%) VMware
11 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP SCM
2 3 (4.62%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.62%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.62%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.62%) SAP PS
2 3 (4.62%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.54%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.54%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) G Suite
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) VoIP
2 2 (3.08%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.54%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Billing
2 5 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.62%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) SAP Fiori
1 8 (12.31%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.54%) COM+
2 1 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Android
2 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) SUSE
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) Project Management
3 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (13.85%) Line Management
4 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.31%) Requirements Management
6 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.69%) Analytics
7 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) People Management
7 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) ERP
8 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery Management
8 4 (6.15%) Service Management
9 3 (4.62%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) ABAP
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.62%) MCSE
6 2 (3.08%) CCNA
6 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.08%) MBCS
6 2 (3.08%) MCP
6 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) CCNP
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.54%) GNVQ
7 1 (1.54%) HND
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.54%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.08%) QA
4 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.54%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.54%) NetCrunch
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) SAP
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Adobe
4 6 (9.23%) Ariba
5 5 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
6 3 (4.62%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) Avaya
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco
7 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix
8 1 (1.54%) EMC
8 1 (1.54%) Epicor
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) Kronos
8 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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