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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 11 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 7.14% 6.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 6.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £16,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
42 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 100.00% 100.00% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 32
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £15,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago