The median annual salary for a Technical Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 59 58
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £29,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -42.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.89% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 532 477 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.66% 97.95% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 445 393 370
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Merseyside

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Merseyside

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Merseyside region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) NDS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) GroupWise
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) GroupWise
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NDS
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy