The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 50 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.13% 1.36% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.47% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 17
Average salary £22,000 £20,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +5.31%
IT Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
425 682 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 95.72% 92.54% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 324 513 474
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

IT Support
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Basingstoke

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) CAFM
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) QlikView
6 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) MCTS
8 1 (7.69%) MCITP
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.69%) Xen
8 1 (7.69%) Release Management
8 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.69%) Peoplefluent

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (30.77%) QlikView
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) CAFM
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Peoplefluent
2 1 (7.69%) Lumesse