The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 16 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 1.82% 3.95% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 4.23% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds 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
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 98.18% 93.42% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 59 55
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

IT Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Tandem
4 1 (25.00%) Line 50
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) VMware