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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 102 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 23 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.14% 1.24% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.28% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 11
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £15,800 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,500 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
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
1940 1953 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.28% 96.78% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1584 1515
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 21 April 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (44.44%) MS Office
5 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 6 (16.67%) Firewall
10 6 (16.67%) Internet
10 6 (16.67%) LAN
10 6 (16.67%) WAN
10 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.67%) CA
11 5 (13.89%) DNS
11 5 (13.89%) DHCP
11 5 (13.89%) ITIL
11 5 (13.89%) Automotive
11 5 (13.89%) Legal
11 5 (13.89%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (13.89%) WorkSite
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.89%) Coaching
12 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
12 4 (11.11%) Law

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (13.89%) WorkSite
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) LAN
1 6 (16.67%) WAN
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.78%) MPLS
5 1 (2.78%) ISDN
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Automotive
2 5 (13.89%) Legal
3 4 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.33%) Android
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) Coaching
2 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Practice Management
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCSE
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCITP
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Postfix
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) CA
4 4 (11.11%) Avaya
4 4 (11.11%) Apple
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) Sage
7 1 (2.78%) Remedy
7 1 (2.78%) McAfee
7 1 (2.78%) Nokia
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus
7 1 (2.78%) Polycom
7 1 (2.78%) Meraki
7 1 (2.78%) LexisNexis
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