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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 38 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.38% 1.72% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.81% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Average salary £21,500 £20,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £16,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,450 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,750 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.21%
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
289 443 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 98.30% 95.47% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 273 407 267
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 4 August 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Legal
5 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Veeam
6 3 (27.27%) Lync
7 1 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) SLA
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) SMTP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Lync
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Veeam
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