The median annual salary for a IT Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Salford 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
IT Support
Manchester / Salford
Rank 18 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.39% 16.67% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 16.67% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £22,000 £20,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69 30 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 95.83% 100.00% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 61
Median salary £37,747 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Salford

IT Support
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Salford

IT Support Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Salford region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Firebug
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Firebug
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) VMware