The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 108 109 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.72% 0.68% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.71% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Average salary £26,500 £22,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -45.12%
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1740 1539 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.03% 95.24% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1366 1311
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (40.54%) MS Office
5 13 (35.14%) Linux
6 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
7 9 (24.32%) VMware
7 9 (24.32%) Solaris
8 8 (21.62%) Python
8 8 (21.62%) LDAP
8 8 (21.62%) NFS
8 8 (21.62%) Identity Management
8 8 (21.62%) LAMP
8 8 (21.62%) Samba
8 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
8 8 (21.62%) Xen
8 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
8 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
8 8 (21.62%) Open Source
8 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
8 8 (21.62%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (21.62%) Bcfg2
8 8 (21.62%) GPFS
9 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
9 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
9 7 (18.92%) Marketing
10 6 (16.22%) Degree
10 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
10 6 (16.22%) Finance

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) GroupWise
4 2 (5.41%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) WorkSite
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) LDAP
1 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
1 8 (21.62%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) LAMP
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Open Source
2 4 (10.81%) PDA
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Linux
3 11 (29.73%) Mac OS X
4 9 (24.32%) Solaris
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (8.11%) UNIX
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
1 8 (21.62%) Identity Management
2 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.81%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.70%) Web Development
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Web Design
6 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Python
1 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) MCP
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) MCSA
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) Samba
2 8 (21.62%) Xen
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) GPFS
2 8 (21.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Bcfg2
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Novell
5 1 (2.70%) BT
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago