The median annual salary for a Support Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.08% - 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £47,500 - £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 - £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £67,000
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 Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 542 477 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.66% 97.95% 99.62%
Number of salaries quoted 445 414 392
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in Watford

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Support Manager in Watford

Support Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Manager in Watford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Manager in Watford

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

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

1 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Acronis
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Acronis
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) VMware