The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.48% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £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 Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 95.89% 100.00% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 70 31
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

IT Support
Salary Trend in Salford

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Salford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) SYSPRO
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSL
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SYSPRO
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sage