The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Support Technician
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.06% 2.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 2.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Median salary £26,500 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 193 139 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 98.47% 99.29% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 185 128 172
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Stockport

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Stockport

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Support Technician 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 Stockport region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) CMDB
5 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (66.67%) Terminal Services
5 12 (66.67%) Cisco
5 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) Apple
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) NAS
8 2 (11.11%) MCITP
8 2 (11.11%) Veeam
8 2 (11.11%) High Availability
8 2 (11.11%) Change Control
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
8 2 (11.11%) User Experience
8 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
8 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) Sage
8 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) FileMaker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Sage
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) Panasonic
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