The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 38 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.81% 2.75% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 2.88% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 8
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 312 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.62% 95.41% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 215 230 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Support
Scotland

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

IT Support
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Aberdeen

IT Support
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Degree

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft