The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 34 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.77% 3.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 3.45% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £24,000 £24,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
IT Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 232 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.02% 98.72% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 199 192 185
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

IT Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Croydon

IT Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) EPoS
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Chip and PIN
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
9 1 (9.09%) Retail
9 1 (9.09%) OnBase
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
9 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
9 1 (9.09%) LAN
9 1 (9.09%) VoIP
9 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 1 (9.09%) Sage
9 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 1 (9.09%) Legal
9 1 (9.09%) Symantec
9 1 (9.09%) Sophos
9 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (9.09%) OnBase
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) EPoS
2 3 (27.27%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sage
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) Sophos
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago