The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 35 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.31% - 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% - 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £32,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
149 124 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.39% 100.00% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 128
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Bolton region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Bolton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT Support 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 Bolton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam