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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 155 180 177
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 22 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.20% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 18
Median salary £21,500 £19,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,821 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £24,800 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
3368 3441 3869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.65% 96.71% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 2811 3191
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 3 May 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 +13 3 £22,500 +33.91% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £28,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £23,000 - 1
Support Technician
North West

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) LAN
5 18 (36.73%) Windows 7
6 17 (34.69%) MS Exchange
7 16 (32.65%) WAN
8 15 (30.61%) ITIL
9 13 (26.53%) MS Office
9 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (24.49%) VPN
11 11 (22.45%) SLA
11 11 (22.45%) VMware
12 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
13 9 (18.37%) DNS
13 9 (18.37%) DHCP
14 7 (14.29%) FTP
14 7 (14.29%) Dell
14 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
14 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
14 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.29%) Degree
14 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.29%) SYSPRO

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 17 (34.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) LAN
2 16 (32.65%) WAN
3 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
4 12 (24.49%) VPN
5 9 (18.37%) DHCP
5 9 (18.37%) DNS
6 7 (14.29%) FTP
6 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.12%) Firewall
8 2 (4.08%) Broadband
8 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.08%) SAN
9 1 (2.04%) Internet
9 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.04%) NAS
9 1 (2.04%) VoIP
9 1 (2.04%) Wireless
9 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Ant
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Law
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.16%) CMDB
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows 7
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Android
7 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.08%) Linux
8 1 (2.04%) CentOS
8 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) CRM
3 3 (6.12%) Email Filtering
3 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.12%) Web Filtering
4 2 (4.08%) Case Management
4 2 (4.08%) Line Management
5 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.04%) Escalation Management
5 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) Dell
3 7 (14.29%) SYSPRO
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
4 6 (12.24%) Intel Security
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
5 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.08%) Avaya
6 2 (4.08%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) Meraki
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec
7 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 20000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: 20000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
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Salford
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Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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