The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 130 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.71% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.74% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Average salary £25,500 £26,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £20,100 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,450 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
IT Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1798 1761 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.67% 96.33% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1399 1371
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Bristol

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

IT Support
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £18,500 -
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) MS Office
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (26.67%) VMware
6 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.00%) WorkSite
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Legal
7 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (16.67%) Avaya
8 5 (16.67%) DHCP
8 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
8 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.67%) Law
8 5 (16.67%) Wireless
8 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
9 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (13.33%) Coaching
9 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) LAN
9 4 (13.33%) Internet
9 4 (13.33%) WAN

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (20.00%) WorkSite
1 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) Wireless
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Legal
2 5 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Coaching
1 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) Network Management
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Practice Management
4 1 (3.33%) Document Management
4 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Avaya
4 4 (13.33%) CA
5 3 (10.00%) Apple
5 3 (10.00%) Dell
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Sage
7 1 (3.33%) Nokia
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Polycom
7 1 (3.33%) LexisNexis
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