The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 45 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.36% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £15,375 £22,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% -52.63%
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 207 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.30% 98.57% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 245 187 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
Gloucestershire

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Sage
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Sage