The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 62 80 100
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 38 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.39% 1.01% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 1.03% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 4
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,200 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1100 973 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.13% 98.28% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 926 823 945
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

IT Support
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

IT Support Salary Trend in East Sussex

IT Support
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in East Sussex

IT Support
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 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
Brighton +15 28 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Lewes -7 9 £27,000 +5.88%
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 32 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (44.00%) VMware
5 20 (40.00%) MS Office
5 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (38.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (34.00%) IMail Server
7 17 (34.00%) SMTP
7 17 (34.00%) DHCP
7 17 (34.00%) DNS
7 17 (34.00%) Internet
7 17 (34.00%) Front Office
8 14 (28.00%) Citrix
9 13 (26.00%) Degree
9 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.00%) XenApp
10 10 (20.00%) Dell
10 10 (20.00%) McAfee
10 10 (20.00%) Backup Exec
11 9 (18.00%) Network Architecture
11 9 (18.00%) VMware Server
11 9 (18.00%) MCP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 30 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (38.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) SMTP
1 17 (34.00%) DHCP
1 17 (34.00%) Internet
1 17 (34.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) VLAN
2 7 (14.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (34.00%) Front Office
2 4 (8.00%) Dutch Language
2 4 (8.00%) German Language
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (14.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Network Architecture
2 7 (14.00%) Network Management
2 7 (14.00%) Change Control
2 7 (14.00%) Information Security Management
2 7 (14.00%) Security Management
2 7 (14.00%) Information Security
2 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (14.00%) ISMS
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (2.00%) Change Management
4 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.00%) Line Management
4 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 7 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (34.00%) IMail Server
4 10 (20.00%) XenApp
5 9 (18.00%) VMware Server
6 7 (14.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (14.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.00%) WSUS
3 3 (6.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Citrix
4 10 (20.00%) McAfee
4 10 (20.00%) Dell
5 7 (14.00%) Symantec
5 7 (14.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Veritas
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) HP