The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 33 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.13% 0.63% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 0.66% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £17,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,000 £25,650
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.31%
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 Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 152 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.34% 95.00% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 180 144 149
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

IT Support
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Stockport

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (85.71%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) MCDST
3 3 (42.86%) CCENT
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) CCTV
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) CCTV
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCDST
1 3 (42.86%) CCENT
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
Stockport
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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