The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 57 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.34% 2.72% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.77% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 6
Median salary £27,500 £24,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,400 £14,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,100 £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.01%
IT Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
434 361 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.88% 98.37% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 325 318 295
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Cheltenham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) Advertising
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
6 8 (57.14%) XenApp
6 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) SAN
7 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (50.00%) MCSE
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (7.14%) Change Control
10 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (7.14%) User Experience
10 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (7.14%) Firewall
10 1 (7.14%) Finance
10 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (7.14%) SCCM
10 1 (7.14%) Network Security
10 1 (7.14%) Data Protection

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 12 (85.71%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Change Control
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
1 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
3 7 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security