Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Rochdale during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

IT Support
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 37 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 7.87% 4.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.95% 4.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Rochdale median annual salary £22,000 £20,630 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.64% - -
Manchester median annual salary £23,500 £25,000 £23,250
% change year-on-year -6.00% +7.53% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale. 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
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies in Rochdale with a recognized job title 88 148 119
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.88% 98.67% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 83 146 104
Rochdale median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,400 £19,920 £25,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,500 £66,400
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Rochdale

IT Support
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Rochdale

IT Support Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Rochdale region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware