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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 114 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 16 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 1.35% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.40% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 6
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £15,850 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,450 £25,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -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
1878 1933 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.75% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1563 1480
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) MS Office
3 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
7 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 7 (17.95%) LAN
8 7 (17.95%) WAN
8 7 (17.95%) CA
8 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
9 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.38%) Internet
9 6 (15.38%) Firewall
9 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 5 (12.82%) DHCP
10 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
10 5 (12.82%) DNS
10 5 (12.82%) Legal
10 5 (12.82%) Automotive
10 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (12.82%) WorkSite
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.82%) Coaching
11 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
11 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.82%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) LAN
1 7 (17.95%) WAN
2 6 (15.38%) Internet
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
3 5 (12.82%) DNS
4 4 (10.26%) Wireless
5 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) SAN
6 1 (2.56%) ISDN
6 1 (2.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) MPLS
6 1 (2.56%) VLAN
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Legal
2 5 (12.82%) Automotive
3 4 (10.26%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Handset
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
4 9 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
2 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (12.82%) Coaching
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Network Management
4 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (5.13%) MCITP
1 2 (5.13%) MCSE
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.56%) Postfix
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) CA
4 4 (10.26%) Apple
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Avaya
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) Nokia
6 1 (2.56%) Lotus
6 1 (2.56%) Sage
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.56%) Meraki
6 1 (2.56%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.56%) Polycom
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Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £27000 per annum
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