Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington 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.

Technical Support
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 74 95
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.47% 1.13% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Warrington median annual salary £22,000 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.31% +41.30% +2.22%
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,350 £17,750
90th Percentile £23,000 £46,150 £28,750
Cheshire median annual salary £22,500 £25,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +4.08% +12.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 631 597 961
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 95.98% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 510 523 860
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,875 £52,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Warrington

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Warrington region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware