The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 58 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.42% - 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £21,500 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
454 267 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.19% 91.75% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 386 230 240
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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 10 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware