The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
North West / Merseyside
Rank 64 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.00% 1.89% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.95% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Median salary £23,000 £30,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £31,850 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
571 513 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.69% 96.79% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 460 396 373
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IT Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Merseyside

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Merseyside

IT Support
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Liverpool -11 3 £36,500 +21.66% 1
Wirral - 2 - - 1
IT Support
North West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Law
4 6 (46.15%) Legal
4 6 (46.15%) iPad
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Case Management
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) HPUX
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (7.69%) Apache
8 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.69%) MS Office
8 1 (7.69%) JSP
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) NDS
8 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.69%) MCP

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) GroupWise
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (46.15%) Law
1 6 (46.15%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) HPUX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Case Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) NDS
2 1 (7.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
1 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago