The median annual salary for a IT Support was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

IT Support
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 5.06% 5.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £22,500 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan. 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
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 78 15 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 98.73% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 13 37
Median salary £35,000 £23,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.93% -27.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Wigan

IT Support
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Wigan

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wigan region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Wonderware
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco

IT Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Wonderware