The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale 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
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31 36 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 93.94% 97.30% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 57
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £46,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

IT Support
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Rochdale

IT Support
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware