The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Rochdale region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 29 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 2.35% - 9.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £21,815 - £18,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,867 - £15,600
10% offered a salary of more than £22,763 - £22,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
81 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 95.29% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 32
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £15,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Rochdale region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft