The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 86 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 14 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.25% 0.69% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.71% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 2
Median salary £32,500 £26,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% +7.07%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Technical 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
1095 1689 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.77% 97.35% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1378 1459
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Technical 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 Technical Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Warrington +10 4 £32,500 +41.30%
Frodsham - 4 £32,500 -
Crewe - 2 £32,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £24,000 -
Alderley Edge 0 1 £23,500 -11.32%
Technical Support
North West

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) Broadband
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
3 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (20.51%) Internet
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.95%) Service Management
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) .NET
6 6 (15.38%) LAN
6 6 (15.38%) WAN
6 6 (15.38%) Office 365
7 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.82%) Android
7 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.26%) SSL
8 4 (10.26%) FTP
8 4 (10.26%) HP
8 4 (10.26%) C++
8 4 (10.26%) Web Services
8 4 (10.26%) Automotive
8 4 (10.26%) Firewall
8 4 (10.26%) Wireless
8 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.26%) Degree

Technical 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 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Broadband
2 8 (20.51%) Internet
3 6 (15.38%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 4 (10.26%) FTP
4 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 4 (10.26%) Wireless
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) ADSL
7 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) PowerPivot
General
1 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 3 (7.69%) French Language
3 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.13%) Arabic Language
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) German Language
4 2 (5.13%) Hindi Language
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Russian Language
4 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.69%) EPoS
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Android
4 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
4 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Service Management
2 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.13%) Business Development
3 2 (5.13%) CRM
3 2 (5.13%) ERP
3 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.56%) Data Management
4 1 (2.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CCENT
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) CCNP
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) HP
2 4 (10.26%) Samsung
3 3 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Motorola
5 1 (2.56%) Verint
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago