The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 39 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.08% 3.44% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.74% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 4
Average salary £20,000 £16,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £16,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,450 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath 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
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 348 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 95.08% 92.06% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 285 294 293
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bath

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Bath

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 6 (23.08%) SLA
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 4 (15.38%) MCP
7 4 (15.38%) MCSE
7 4 (15.38%) MCSA
7 4 (15.38%) CCNA
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (11.54%) HND
8 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
8 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (11.54%) Advertising
8 3 (11.54%) Office 365

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) MCSA
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) HND
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft