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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 62 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 31 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.98% 2.30% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 2.38% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 28
Median salary £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £36,926 £30,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
1000 1302 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.25% 96.59% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1142 1427
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Warrington +18 14 £19,000 -13.63%
Chester - 7 £24,500 -
Sandbach - 2 £27,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £21,000 -
Macclesfield -5 1 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Crewe -6 1 £22,500 -21.73%
Knutsford - 1 £17,000 -
IT Support
North West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 25 (37.88%) Windows Server
4 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 23 (34.85%) Windows 8
6 22 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 22 (33.33%) MS Office
7 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
8 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (27.27%) Office 365
8 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (22.73%) DHCP
10 15 (22.73%) DNS
11 14 (21.21%) MCP
11 14 (21.21%) Firewall
12 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (18.18%) VMware
13 12 (18.18%) MCITP
13 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (18.18%) MCSE
13 12 (18.18%) MCSA
13 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
14 11 (16.67%) Intel
14 11 (16.67%) Mac OS X
14 11 (16.67%) Apple
15 10 (15.15%) Fat Client
15 10 (15.15%) Thin Client
15 10 (15.15%) ITIL
15 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP

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 22 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Office
2 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Line 50
1 5 (7.58%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) OneDrive
3 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) DHCP
1 15 (22.73%) DNS
2 14 (21.21%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.09%) VoIP
5 5 (7.58%) SAN
5 5 (7.58%) Skype
6 4 (6.06%) Internet
7 3 (4.55%) PABX
7 3 (4.55%) VLAN
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.03%) LAN
8 2 (3.03%) VPN
8 2 (3.03%) WAN
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
9 1 (1.52%) FTP
9 1 (1.52%) Intranet
9 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Power BI
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Fat Client
1 10 (15.15%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.06%) Data Extraction
2 4 (6.06%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.03%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 25 (37.88%) Windows Server
3 23 (34.85%) Windows 8
4 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 9 (13.64%) Linux
9 6 (9.09%) Android
9 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 5 (7.58%) Unix
11 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.52%) CentOS
12 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 5 (7.58%) CRM
4 4 (6.06%) Service Management
5 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.55%) ERP
5 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.55%) Security Testing
5 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.52%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.52%) Data Security
7 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.52%) Information Governance
7 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.52%) People Management
7 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C#
2 1 (1.52%) C++
2 1 (1.52%) PHP
2 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) MCP
2 12 (18.18%) MCITP
2 12 (18.18%) MCSA
2 12 (18.18%) MCSE
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) PaperCut
2 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Apple
3 11 (16.67%) Intel
4 8 (12.12%) Sage
5 5 (7.58%) Siemens
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) NetSuite
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Spiceworks
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