The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 14 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.90% 1.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -6.00%
IT Support
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood 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
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95 96 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 94.06% 98.97% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 47 53 31
Average salary £32,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

IT Support
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Brentwood

IT Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) ADSL
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) ADSL
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (6.67%) Time Management
1 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) VMware