The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 150 170 180
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 45 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 0.45% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.48% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 21
Median salary £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,900 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
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 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
3631 3368 4103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.27% 95.55% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2775 3513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Manchester

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Manchester

Support Technician
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 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
Stockport - 18 £27,500 - 1
Oldham - 6 £22,500 -
Bury - 5 £22,000 -
Wigan -6 3 £20,000 +5.26% 1
Salford +2 2 £38,000 +90.00%
Sale -2 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Bolton -8 1 £20,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £18,500 -
Support Technician
North West

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Manchester region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 44 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
4 26 (46.43%) Windows 7
5 23 (41.07%) MS Exchange
6 20 (35.71%) Cisco
6 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 18 (32.14%) ITIL
8 16 (28.57%) VMware
8 16 (28.57%) Terminal Services
9 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
9 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (26.79%) Hyper-V
9 15 (26.79%) CMDB
9 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.00%) MS Office
11 11 (19.64%) VoIP
11 11 (19.64%) DNS
11 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (19.64%) Office 365
12 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
12 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
13 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (12.50%) Firewall
14 7 (12.50%) WAN
14 7 (12.50%) DHCP
15 6 (10.71%) LAN
15 6 (10.71%) SQL
15 6 (10.71%) CRM

Support Technician 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 23 (41.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) Mimecast
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) DNS
1 11 (19.64%) VoIP
2 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.50%) DHCP
3 7 (12.50%) Firewall
3 7 (12.50%) WAN
4 6 (10.71%) LAN
5 5 (8.93%) Wireless
6 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.14%) MPLS
6 4 (7.14%) VLAN
6 4 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) Broadband
7 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.79%) NAS
7 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) CMDB
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) iPad
3 3 (5.36%) iPhone
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Windows 7
3 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.71%) CRM
4 5 (8.93%) Change Control
4 5 (8.93%) Software Distribution
5 4 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.79%) Conflict Management
8 1 (1.79%) Fault Management
8 1 (1.79%) High Availability
8 1 (1.79%) Service Management
8 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) MCITP
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.14%) MCSA
3 4 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (7.14%) MCTS
3 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 15 (26.79%) Hyper-V
3 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (35.71%) Cisco
3 16 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (8.93%) Apple
5 4 (7.14%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) Meraki
6 2 (3.57%) Remedy
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
7 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
7 1 (1.79%) Veeam
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle Hulme, Stockport
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 20000-27000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheadle Hulme, Stockport
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 20000-27000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 days ago