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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 187 164 178
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 12 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.72% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 11
Median salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £17,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £43,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,900 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
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
3689 3732 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.26% 96.78% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 3096 3282
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 £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +2 6 £24,000 +9.09% 3
Cheadle +5 1 £27,500 - 1
Wigan -5 1 £20,500 -14.58%
Support Technician
North West

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) ITIL
5 12 (40.00%) MS Office
6 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) CMDB
8 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 5 (16.67%) Apple
8 5 (16.67%) Terminal Services
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco
8 5 (16.67%) DBS Check
9 4 (13.33%) Software Distribution
9 4 (13.33%) User Experience
9 4 (13.33%) Change Control
9 4 (13.33%) CRM
10 3 (10.00%) VoIP
10 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
11 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
11 2 (6.67%) Conflict Management
11 2 (6.67%) Line Management
11 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
11 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (6.67%) Office 365

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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) Broadband
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) CMDB
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Change Control
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.67%) Conflict Management
4 2 (6.67%) Line Management
4 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Escalation Management
5 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Apple
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Meraki
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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