The median annual salary for an IT Support was £19,750 in advertised job vacancies in Preston 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
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 2.47% 1.01% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 1.01% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £19,750 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.00% +16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £23,250
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 Preston. 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
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 151 99 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 93.21% 100.00% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 489 367 645
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.53% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £53,750
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 Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Preston

IT Support
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Preston

IT Support Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston

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 Preston region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (16.67%) WordPress
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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