The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 90 96 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 36 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.02% 1.08% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.14% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 43
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
IT Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1672 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.24% 95.27% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1316 1384
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Buckinghamshire region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
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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
Milton Keynes +2 16 £22,500 +7.14% 2
High Wycombe 0 5 £31,500 +29.89% 1
Aylesbury - 5 £22,500 -
Marlow -1 1 £27,500 +34.14%
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
3 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
4 25 (43.86%) MS Exchange
5 24 (42.11%) MS Excel
6 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
7 18 (31.58%) Retail
8 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
9 12 (21.05%) User Experience
9 12 (21.05%) EPoS
10 11 (19.30%) SQL
10 11 (19.30%) Office 365
11 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
12 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (14.04%) DNS
13 8 (14.04%) MS Office
13 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.28%) Firewall
14 7 (12.28%) Degree
14 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (12.28%) Cisco
14 7 (12.28%) ITIL
15 6 (10.53%) VoIP
15 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
15 6 (10.53%) Wireless
15 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
15 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 (43.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.51%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
3 4 (7.02%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Office 365
2 4 (7.02%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
3 7 (12.28%) Firewall
4 6 (10.53%) VoIP
4 6 (10.53%) Wireless
5 5 (8.77%) DHCP
6 4 (7.02%) Intranet
7 2 (3.51%) LAN
7 2 (3.51%) VLAN
7 2 (3.51%) VPN
7 2 (3.51%) WAN
8 1 (1.75%) Broadband
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.75%) SAN
8 1 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) GIS
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (31.58%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) EPoS
1 12 (21.05%) User Experience
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.51%) PACS
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.26%) Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.77%) CRM
4 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.51%) Change Management
5 2 (3.51%) ERP
5 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.51%) Resource Management
5 2 (3.51%) Time Management
6 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.75%) DNA
6 1 (1.75%) Logistics
6 1 (1.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.02%) MCSA
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) Adobe
3 4 (7.02%) Google
4 3 (5.26%) Acronis
4 3 (5.26%) Trend Micro
4 3 (5.26%) WatchGuard
5 2 (3.51%) ESRI
5 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.51%) McAfee
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec