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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 110 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 17 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.89% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.95% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 7
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £12,500 £20,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £22,500 £30,100
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -9.61%
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
1763 1481 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.71% 93.91% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1312 1318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) MS Office
4 11 (26.19%) Mac OS X
5 10 (23.81%) VMware
6 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (21.43%) Solaris
6 9 (21.43%) Linux
7 8 (19.05%) NFS
7 8 (19.05%) Python
7 8 (19.05%) LDAP
7 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
7 8 (19.05%) LAMP
7 8 (19.05%) Samba
7 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 8 (19.05%) iSCSI
7 8 (19.05%) Xen
7 8 (19.05%) Open Source
7 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 8 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (19.05%) Bcfg2
7 8 (19.05%) GPFS
8 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 6 (14.29%) Marketing
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
10 5 (11.90%) Finance

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) LDAP
1 8 (19.05%) iSCSI
1 8 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Extranet
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Toad
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) LAMP
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Open Source
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) PDA
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Mac OS X
3 9 (21.43%) Solaris
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
1 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
2 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.52%) CRM
3 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.14%) ERP
4 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.38%) Web Development
6 1 (2.38%) Workflow
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Web Design
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL
6 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Python
1 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) MCP
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) MCSA
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Samba
3 8 (19.05%) Xen
3 8 (19.05%) NFS
3 8 (19.05%) GPFS
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Bcfg2
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) BT
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