The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 77 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 20 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.11% 1.12% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.14% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 10
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
IT Support
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
922 1142 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.15% 98.19% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 798 993 709
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Brighton

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (84.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (44.00%) SMTP
4 11 (44.00%) Internet
4 11 (44.00%) Degree
4 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (44.00%) Front Office
4 11 (44.00%) IMail Server
4 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Network Architecture
5 10 (40.00%) VMware Server
5 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (40.00%) MS Office
5 10 (40.00%) MCP
6 2 (8.00%) CMS
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (84.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) SMTP
1 11 (44.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (44.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) IMail Server
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Server
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware