The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 2.94% - 8.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £18,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,980
% change year-on-year
- +0.08%
IT Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dudley 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
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 97.06% 100.00% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 33
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

IT Support
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Dudley

IT Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware