The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 152 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 36 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.00% 1.59% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.65% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 66
Median salary £27,000 £25,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,424 £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3514 3461 3890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.50% 96.76% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2976 2874 3170
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Altrincham - 3 £17,500 - 1
Rochdale - 3 £22,000 - 1
Stockport -3 2 £50,000 +92.30% 2
Bolton - 2 £32,500 - 1
Oldham - 2 £22,500 -
Wigan -1 1 £20,500 -14.58%
IT Support
North West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 47 (54.65%) Windows
3 41 (47.67%) Active Directory
4 28 (32.56%) VMware
4 28 (32.56%) Windows Server
5 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
6 24 (27.91%) ITIL
7 21 (24.42%) MS Office
7 21 (24.42%) Firewall
7 21 (24.42%) Hyper-V
8 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (16.28%) MS Excel
10 14 (16.28%) DNS
10 14 (16.28%) DHCP
11 13 (15.12%) Citrix
12 11 (12.79%) VPN
12 11 (12.79%) VoIP
12 11 (12.79%) Linux
12 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
13 10 (11.63%) Office 365
13 10 (11.63%) Line Management
13 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (10.47%) SLA
14 9 (10.47%) Cisco
14 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (10.47%) Process Improvement
14 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 27 (31.40%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.65%) WordPress
8 3 (3.49%) IIS
9 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.16%) Apache
10 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (24.42%) MS Office
2 14 (16.28%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Office 365
2 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.33%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.33%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) Firewall
2 14 (16.28%) DHCP
2 14 (16.28%) DNS
3 11 (12.79%) VoIP
3 11 (12.79%) VPN
4 5 (5.81%) LAN
4 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.49%) Internet
5 3 (3.49%) SAN
5 3 (3.49%) WAN
6 2 (2.33%) SMTP
6 2 (2.33%) VLAN
7 1 (1.16%) Intranet
7 1 (1.16%) MPLS
7 1 (1.16%) PABX
7 1 (1.16%) WebEx
7 1 (1.16%) Wireless
7 1 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.16%) Ant
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Law
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) HTML
1 4 (4.65%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.65%) Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.33%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) FMCG
6 1 (1.16%) Handset
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (54.65%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.79%) Linux
6 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.14%) Unix
9 6 (6.98%) AIX
10 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
11 4 (4.65%) Android
11 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
11 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
12 3 (3.49%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.16%) CentOS
13 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) Line Management
3 9 (10.47%) Process Improvement
4 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.98%) Service Management
6 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.65%) Project Management
6 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.49%) Change Management
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.49%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (3.49%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.33%) Coaching
8 2 (2.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.33%) People Management
8 2 (2.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.65%) Java
3 3 (3.49%) PHP
3 3 (3.49%) VBScript
4 2 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.98%) MCSE
4 5 (5.81%) Degree
5 2 (2.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 41 (47.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (24.42%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.98%) XenApp
5 3 (3.49%) vSphere
6 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.49%) SCCM
2 3 (3.49%) WSUS
3 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (56.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.56%) VMware
3 13 (15.12%) Citrix
4 9 (10.47%) Cisco
5 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds
5 6 (6.98%) Symantec
6 5 (5.81%) HP
7 4 (4.65%) Dell
8 3 (3.49%) Draytek
8 3 (3.49%) Google
8 3 (3.49%) WatchGuard
9 2 (2.33%) Apple
9 2 (2.33%) Avaya
9 2 (2.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.16%) Meraki
10 1 (1.16%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.16%) Veeam
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