The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Technician
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
IT 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 Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 98.55% 98.61% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 65 53 43
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Wigan

IT Support Technician
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP