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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.46% 7.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 7.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £21,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
60 64 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 89.55% 95.52% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 52
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) SYSPRO
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SYSPRO