Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Technician was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 6 months to 20 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 Technician
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 27 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.68% 3.60% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 3.77% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Wigan median annual salary £22,500 £20,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.81% +4.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £24,500
Manchester median annual salary £18,000 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% +2.50% -15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan. 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
Wigan
Permanent vacancies in Wigan with a recognized job title 118 106 123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.16% 95.50% 99.19%
Number of salaries quoted 109 98 114
Wigan median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

IT Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Technician in Wigan

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for IT Support Technician in Wigan

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT 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 Wigan region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) WFM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 1 (50.00%) LAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) WFM