The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 35 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.93% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
198 226 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.65% 91.13% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 168 187 261
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
London

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 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Terminal Services
5 6 (37.50%) NetScreen
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) Legal
7 3 (18.75%) EPoS
7 3 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) SLA
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) NetScreen
3 5 (31.25%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) EPoS
1 3 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Terminal Services
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago