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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 85 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.73% 1.53% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.54% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Average salary £18,000 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
812 907 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.54% 98.80% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 722 792 530
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) MS Office
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) IBM
3 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (35.00%) Electronics
4 7 (35.00%) Games
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (10.00%) MySQL
7 2 (10.00%) Apache
7 2 (10.00%) LAMP
7 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.00%) CentOS
7 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.00%) iPhone
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.00%) Degree

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 7 (35.00%) Electronics
1 7 (35.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) IBM
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago