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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 122 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.69% 1.17% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.24% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 10
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 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £28,650 £29,650
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
1789 1617 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.26% 94.67% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1415 1308
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 £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) MS Office
4 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) PDA
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) UNIX
7 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 2 (7.69%) HTML
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Finance
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) User Experience
7 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.69%) Google Apps
7 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Extranet
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) MS Access
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PDA
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.54%) ERP
2 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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