The median annual salary for a Technical Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Technical Support
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 58 54
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.25% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £26,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +39.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 399 390 442
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.52% 98.48% 98.66%
Number of salaries quoted 364 332 373
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Lancashire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Lancashire

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Technical 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 Lancashire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Lancaster
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago