The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cumbria region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 10 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 10.61% 1.49% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.77% 1.64% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria 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
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 98.48% 91.04% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 24
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,627
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +2.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Cumbria

IT Support
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carlisle - 3 £27,500 -
Penrith - 3 £27,500 -
Kendal - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
North West

IT Support Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cumbria region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (20.00%) EPoS
6 1 (5.00%) SLA

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory