The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had IT Support 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
Rank 59 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 38 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.28% 2.46% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 2.53% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 25
Median salary £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,900 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £28,900 £31,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
IT Support
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Cheshire

IT Support
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 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
Chester +12 9 £23,500 +17.50%
Warrington +8 8 £19,000 -13.63%
Crewe 0 6 £22,500 -10.00%
Wilmslow - 5 £20,000 -
Nantwich - 3 £20,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 2 £45,000 -
Sandbach - 2 £27,000 -
Macclesfield -16 1 £27,500 +25.00% 1
IT Support
North West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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

1 48 (68.57%) Windows
2 35 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
5 24 (34.29%) MS Exchange
6 23 (32.86%) Windows 7
6 23 (32.86%) Windows 8
7 21 (30.00%) MS Office
8 20 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (25.71%) Office 365
10 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (21.43%) ITIL
11 15 (21.43%) DHCP
11 15 (21.43%) DNS
11 15 (21.43%) Finance
12 14 (20.00%) MCP
12 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
13 13 (18.57%) Firewall
14 12 (17.14%) MCITP
14 12 (17.14%) MCSE
14 12 (17.14%) MCSA
14 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (15.71%) Mac OS X
15 11 (15.71%) Apple
15 11 (15.71%) Linux
15 11 (15.71%) Service Management
15 11 (15.71%) VMware

IT Support 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 24 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 20 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Office
2 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Line 50
1 5 (7.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Office 365
2 5 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) DHCP
1 15 (21.43%) DNS
2 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.57%) Firewall
4 6 (8.57%) VoIP
4 6 (8.57%) VPN
5 5 (7.14%) Skype
6 4 (5.71%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (5.71%) SAN
7 3 (4.29%) PABX
8 2 (2.86%) LAN
8 2 (2.86%) VLAN
8 2 (2.86%) WAN
8 2 (2.86%) Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.43%) FTP
9 1 (1.43%) Intranet
9 1 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 5 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
1 5 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.71%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (68.57%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Windows Server
3 23 (32.86%) Windows 7
3 23 (32.86%) Windows 8
4 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.71%) Linux
6 11 (15.71%) Mac OS X
7 8 (11.43%) Unix
8 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (8.57%) Android
9 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
10 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.43%) CentOS
11 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Service Management
3 8 (11.43%) Asset Management
3 8 (11.43%) CRM
4 6 (8.57%) ITSM
5 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.29%) Document Management
7 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.29%) ERP
7 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.29%) Security Testing
8 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.43%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (1.43%) Data Security
9 1 (1.43%) Information Governance
9 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.43%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.43%) People Management
9 1 (1.43%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C#
2 1 (1.43%) C++
2 1 (1.43%) PHP
2 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) MCP
2 12 (17.14%) MCITP
2 12 (17.14%) MCSA
2 12 (17.14%) MCSE
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.43%) MCTS
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (2.86%) XenApp
5 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) PaperCut
2 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) Apple
2 11 (15.71%) VMware
3 8 (11.43%) Sage
4 5 (7.14%) Intel
4 5 (7.14%) Siemens
5 4 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.43%) Avaya
7 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.43%) EMC
7 1 (1.43%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle
7 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
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