Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Technical Support
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - +65 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.62% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Stockport median annual salary £27,500 - £26,500
10th Percentile £26,250 - £25,750
90th Percentile £28,750 - £27,250
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £32,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year -23.08% +23.81% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 422 387 424
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 97.24% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 379 372 413
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,050
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Stockport

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Stockport

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Stockport region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Samba
2 5 (71.43%) Korn
2 5 (71.43%) Life Science
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ODBC
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) CRM

Technical Support 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Korn
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft