Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Officer was £17,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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

Support Officer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 135 164
Rank change year-on-year -48 +29 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Officer 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.18% 0.047% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.048% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Cheshire median annual salary £17,500 - £21,500
North West median annual salary £18,500 £35,000 £25,266
% change year-on-year -47.14% +38.53% +26.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3,259 2,078 2,696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.92% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,436 1,721 2,373
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Officer in Cheshire

Support Officer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Support Officer in Cheshire

Support Officer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Officer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Officer in Cheshire

Support Officer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Officer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 4 £17,500 -
Frodsham - 1 £41,000 -
Support Officer
North West

Support Officer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Support Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Support Officer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Process Management
3 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Back Office
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) PMO
4 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (33.33%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Capita
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance

Support Officer 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Process Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Capita