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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 123 138 160
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 45 55 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.33% 1.53% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.58% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 9
Average salary £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £15,000 £16,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,900 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -2.00%
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
3219 3477 2935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.87% 96.93% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2711 2872 2589
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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
Nottinghamshire +22 21 £23,500 +4.44% 2
Northamptonshire -23 10 £26,875 +11.97% 1
Leicestershire +8 6 £18,000 -14.28% 1
Lincolnshire +16 5 £18,000 +11.20% 1
Derbyshire +19 2 £22,000 -
IT Support
England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 63 (78.75%) Windows
2 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (46.25%) Active Directory
4 28 (35.00%) MS Office
5 27 (33.75%) TCP/IP
6 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 23 (28.75%) Windows XP
8 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (23.75%) ITIL
10 19 (23.75%) Windows 8
11 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
12 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (17.50%) UNIX
13 14 (17.50%) DNS
14 13 (16.25%) VMware
15 12 (15.00%) Internet
15 12 (15.00%) SQL
15 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
15 12 (15.00%) Lync
16 11 (13.75%) Linux
16 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
16 11 (13.75%) Firewall
17 10 (12.50%) ADSL
17 10 (12.50%) Broadband
17 10 (12.50%) EMC
17 10 (12.50%) Solaris
17 10 (12.50%) Apache
17 10 (12.50%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (15.00%) Lync
2 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.50%) Apache
3 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 9 (11.25%) IIS
5 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.25%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (35.00%) MS Office
2 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.75%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Office 365
2 4 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.50%) DNS
3 12 (15.00%) Internet
4 11 (13.75%) Firewall
5 10 (12.50%) ADSL
5 10 (12.50%) Broadband
6 9 (11.25%) WAN
6 9 (11.25%) DHCP
7 7 (8.75%) LAN
8 6 (7.50%) Wireless
8 6 (7.50%) VLAN
9 5 (6.25%) VPN
10 4 (5.00%) PBX
11 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.50%) SAN
13 1 (1.25%) MPLS
13 1 (1.25%) NetScreen
13 1 (1.25%) VoIP
13 1 (1.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.25%) Retail
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (78.75%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Windows XP
3 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (23.75%) Windows 8
6 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
7 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (17.50%) UNIX
9 11 (13.75%) Linux
10 10 (12.50%) Solaris
11 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 7 (8.75%) CRM
3 4 (5.00%) Project Management
4 3 (3.75%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (1.25%) Logistics
6 1 (1.25%) ERP
6 1 (1.25%) Service Management
6 1 (1.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.25%) Change Management
6 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.25%) Workflow
6 1 (1.25%) Time Management
6 1 (1.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.25%) C#
2 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.25%) MCTS
2 1 (1.25%) MCITP
2 1 (1.25%) MCP
2 1 (1.25%) MCSE
2 1 (1.25%) MCSA
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (46.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) VMware
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) EMC
4 5 (6.25%) Citrix
4 5 (6.25%) Lotus
5 4 (5.00%) Sage
5 4 (5.00%) Google
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco
7 2 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) SAP
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
8 1 (1.25%) F5
8 1 (1.25%) Remedy
8 1 (1.25%) Capita
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Scunthorpe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + bonus, pension + healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago