The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank - 18 29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 3.70% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.85% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £46,250 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +180.30%
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 52 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 97.40% 96.30% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 110
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
Manchester

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

IT Support
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Wigan

IT Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft