The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
Support Technician
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
188 243 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.95% 94.19% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 172 174 191
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Stockport

Support Technician
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
Stockport, Cheshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 19 days ago