The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 30 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.59% 3.08% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 3.10% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £22,250
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 - £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 - £23,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
IT Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 129 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 94.41% 99.23% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 110 106 59
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

IT Support
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Abingdon

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Abingdon

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 5 (29.41%) Mercurial
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
4 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 5 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (29.41%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) MS Office

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) WLAN
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps
1 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (29.41%) Information Security
1 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
2 5 (29.41%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (29.41%) Sophos
3 2 (11.76%) Fujitsu
3 2 (11.76%) Sony
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security