The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 55 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.79% 2.42% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.51% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £32,000 £29,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.47% +24.21%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
IT Support
South 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 Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 358 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.74% 96.24% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 300 321 294
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

IT Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Devon

IT Support
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Devon region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Okehampton - 2 - -
Plymouth -5 1 £32,000 +60.00% 2
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 3 (30.00%) SLA
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (30.00%) ADSL
7 3 (30.00%) LAN
7 3 (30.00%) WLAN
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) SMTP
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) FTP
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (30.00%) Risk Management

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) ADSL
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) SMTP
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) FTP
5 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago