The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had IT Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 85 111 132
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.04% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Median salary £22,500 - £25,250
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -4.16%
IT Support Technician
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1124 1385 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.98% 97.19% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1224 1565
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Cheshire

IT Support Technician
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crewe - 5 £22,500 -
Chester - 4 £22,000 -
Nantwich - 3 £20,000 -
IT Support Technician
North West

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT Support Technician 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 Cheshire region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) Banking
4 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) MS Office
5 6 (25.00%) ITSM
5 6 (25.00%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (20.83%) Sage X3
6 5 (20.83%) Skype
6 5 (20.83%) OneDrive
6 5 (20.83%) Office 365
6 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
6 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
6 5 (20.83%) Line 50
6 5 (20.83%) Android
6 5 (20.83%) SLA
6 5 (20.83%) Siemens
6 5 (20.83%) Sage
6 5 (20.83%) VoIP
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
6 5 (20.83%) Power BI
6 5 (20.83%) PaperCut
7 4 (16.67%) Remote Desktop

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Line 50
1 5 (20.83%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
1 5 (20.83%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) Skype
2 5 (20.83%) VoIP
3 4 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Power BI
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Life Science
1 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Unix
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (20.83%) Android
4 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Asset Management
2 6 (25.00%) ITSM
2 6 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Document Management
4 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Sage
2 5 (20.83%) Siemens