The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 137 131 156
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 40 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.07% 0.85% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.89% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 20
Average salary £24,750 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £22,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £29,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -9.61%
IT Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3599 3042 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2969 2556 2812
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IT Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

IT Support Salary Trend in the East Midlands

IT Support
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

IT Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Northamptonshire -10 15 £22,750 +3.40% 2
Leicestershire -4 9 £27,000 -55.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £31,000 +24.00% 2
Derbyshire - 6 £22,000 - 1
Lincolnshire +14 3 - -
IT Support
England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 47 (56.63%) Windows
2 36 (43.37%) Microsoft
3 30 (36.14%) MS Office
4 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
4 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
5 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
5 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
6 19 (22.89%) Windows XP
6 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
7 18 (21.69%) Retail
8 17 (20.48%) VMware
8 17 (20.48%) SQL
9 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
10 13 (15.66%) DNS
11 12 (14.46%) ITIL
11 12 (14.46%) Service Delivery
11 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
12 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (13.25%) Degree
12 11 (13.25%) Firewall
12 11 (13.25%) DHCP
12 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (9.64%) Incident Management
15 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
15 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (8.43%) SLA

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.82%) IIS
7 3 (3.61%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.41%) Lync
9 1 (1.20%) Site Server
Applications
1 30 (36.14%) MS Office
2 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.61%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.66%) DNS
3 11 (13.25%) DHCP
3 11 (13.25%) Firewall
4 6 (7.23%) LAN
5 5 (6.02%) VPN
6 4 (4.82%) SAN
6 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.61%) Internet
7 3 (3.61%) WAN
8 2 (2.41%) PBX
8 2 (2.41%) RFID
9 1 (1.20%) NetScreen
9 1 (1.20%) WLAN
9 1 (1.20%) Wireless
9 1 (1.20%) NAS
9 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.20%) PABX
9 1 (1.20%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.69%) Retail
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) HTML
2 3 (3.61%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.61%) CSS
2 3 (3.61%) XML
2 3 (3.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.61%) Handset
3 1 (1.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) PDA
3 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (56.63%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Windows XP
2 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Vista
6 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.46%) ITIL
1 12 (14.46%) Service Delivery
2 8 (9.64%) Incident Management
3 6 (7.23%) CRM
4 5 (6.02%) ITIL V3
5 3 (3.61%) Software Distribution
5 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (3.61%) ERP
5 3 (3.61%) Security Management
6 2 (2.41%) Change Management
7 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.20%) Migration
7 1 (1.20%) Project Management
7 1 (1.20%) Service Management
7 1 (1.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) C#
2 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) PHP
3 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.20%) C++
3 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.20%) VBScript
3 1 (1.20%) VB
3 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) MCTS
5 1 (1.20%) MCITP
5 1 (1.20%) MCP
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
3 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.61%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) XenServer
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (43.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) VMware
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco
4 4 (4.82%) Citrix
4 4 (4.82%) Sage
5 3 (3.61%) Lotus
6 2 (2.41%) Remedy
6 2 (2.41%) Avaya
6 2 (2.41%) NetApp
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.20%) Sophos
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec
7 1 (1.20%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.20%) F5
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