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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 129 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.68% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.71% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 15
Average salary £26,750 £23,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.05% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £13,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £29,300 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.38%
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
1818 1697 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.04% 95.98% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1363 1295
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) MS Office
4 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
8 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
8 5 (22.73%) WorkSite
8 5 (22.73%) Wireless
8 5 (22.73%) Legal
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Law
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) VMware
9 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) Avaya
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
10 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
10 3 (13.64%) Dell
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (9.09%) Advertising

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) WorkSite
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) Wireless
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Handset
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (4.55%) Coaching
2 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Practice Management
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.55%) Document Management
2 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Avaya
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Dell
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) Polycom
5 1 (4.55%) LexisNexis
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) Nokia
5 1 (4.55%) Lotus
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