The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 92 127 97
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 31 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.83% 0.38% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 0.39% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 21
Median salary £26,000 £26,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.80% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1642 1798 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.93% 97.56% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1548 1388
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 29 August 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 36 (52.17%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Active Directory
3 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 19 (27.54%) ITIL
5 18 (26.09%) MS Office
6 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 13 (18.84%) Degree
7 13 (18.84%) VMware
8 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
9 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
9 10 (14.49%) DNS
10 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
11 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (10.14%) DHCP
12 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (8.70%) Driving Licence
13 6 (8.70%) Service Management
13 6 (8.70%) Firewall
13 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (8.70%) Linux
14 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
14 5 (7.25%) HP
14 5 (7.25%) VPN
14 5 (7.25%) Cisco
14 5 (7.25%) Internet
14 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
14 5 (7.25%) Finance
14 5 (7.25%) Wireless

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) MS Office
2 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) DNS
2 7 (10.14%) DHCP
3 6 (8.70%) Firewall
4 5 (7.25%) Internet
4 5 (7.25%) VPN
4 5 (7.25%) Wireless
5 4 (5.80%) SAN
6 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.35%) VoIP
7 2 (2.90%) LAN
7 2 (2.90%) MPLS
7 2 (2.90%) PBX
7 2 (2.90%) VLAN
7 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.45%) Extranet
8 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.45%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) MS Access
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) PROIV
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.17%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.70%) Linux
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
5 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.45%) AIX
8 1 (1.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.45%) Unix
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.70%) Service Management
4 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.80%) Information Security
6 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.35%) Coaching
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.35%) Presales
6 3 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (2.90%) Case Management
7 2 (2.90%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.90%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.90%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (2.90%) Line Management
7 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.90%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (2.90%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) C#
2 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 3 (4.35%) MCSA
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCTS
6 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.90%) vSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) PaperCut
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
1 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) Apple
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix
4 4 (5.80%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) Mitel
5 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.90%) Avaya
6 2 (2.90%) Panasonic
6 2 (2.90%) Sophos
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Dell KACE
7 1 (1.45%) Equitrac
7 1 (1.45%) F5
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.45%) Veeam
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