The median annual salary for an IT Support was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 57 97
Rank change year-on-year -36 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 26 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.79% 2.95% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 3.06% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 20
Median salary £24,250 £23,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.19% -2.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,950 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £53,750 £27,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +6.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1373 915 1643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 94.69% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4113 3743 6104
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,120 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Cheshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Cheshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Cheshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nantwich - 7 £25,000 -
Warrington -12 5 £19,000 -60.00% 1
Macclesfield +2 4 £24,750 +30.26%
Runcorn -5 4 - -
Sandbach - 2 £25,250 - 1
Chester +3 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Knutsford - 1 £25,000 - 1
IT Support
North West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 28 (50.91%) Windows
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
4 15 (27.27%) ITIL
5 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (20.00%) Intel
6 11 (20.00%) VMware
7 10 (18.18%) Fat Client
7 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (18.18%) Thin Client
8 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
9 8 (14.55%) SQL
10 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.73%) Linux
10 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
10 7 (12.73%) Finance
10 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
11 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
11 6 (10.91%) Unix
11 6 (10.91%) VBA
12 5 (9.09%) PHP
12 5 (9.09%) CRM
12 5 (9.09%) Wireless
12 5 (9.09%) Marketing
12 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
13 4 (7.27%) SaaS
13 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (7.27%) Office 365

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) WordPress
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Wireless
2 4 (7.27%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) DNS
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.64%) Broadband
4 2 (3.64%) DHCP
4 2 (3.64%) Internet
4 2 (3.64%) VoIP
4 2 (3.64%) VPN
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
1 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) CSS
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 10 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) EPoS
3 2 (3.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.91%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.73%) Linux
6 6 (10.91%) Unix
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (5.45%) Change Management
4 3 (5.45%) Service Management
5 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.64%) ERP
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL V2
5 2 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.64%) Time Management
5 2 (3.64%) Web Development
6 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps
6 1 (1.82%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.82%) Project Management
6 1 (1.82%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) VBA
3 5 (9.09%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) A+ Certification
2 2 (3.64%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.64%) MCSA
2 2 (3.64%) MCTS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) HND
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Intel
2 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Dell
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Sage
3 2 (3.64%) Samsung
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) EMC
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
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