The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 98 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.98% 0.70% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.72% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 698 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.78% 97.90% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 635 676
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
East Sussex

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 31 July 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Back Office
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (15.00%) IMail Server
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) SMTP
6 3 (15.00%) SLA
6 3 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Front Office
6 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 2 (10.00%) DNS

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SMTP
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Back Office
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Front Office
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (10.00%) Time Management
1 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Ruby
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco