The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 11 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 3.70% 2.86% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 2.99% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £26,750 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £27,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
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 Banbury 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
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 67 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 92.59% 95.71% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 66
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

IT Support
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Banbury

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) SMTP
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix