The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
UK / England
Rank 218 223 202
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1212 1450 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.54% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.60% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1279 1455
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,595
% change year-on-year
- +1.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Support
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Support Salary Trend in England

IT Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in England

IT Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 365 £30,500 -4.68% 58
South East +17 305 £25,500 - 74
East of England +24 124 £25,000 -5.66% 25
South West -8 105 £25,000 -13.04% 13
Yorkshire +62 98 £22,500 +4.65% 15
North West -49 78 £25,000 +6.38% 28
East Midlands +39 70 £25,000 - 15
West Midlands +1 56 £23,000 -2.12% 14
North East +3 11 £22,000 -2.22% 1
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 1931 (72.76%) Windows
2 1427 (53.77%) Active Directory
3 1237 (46.61%) Microsoft
4 885 (33.35%) Windows Server
5 750 (28.26%) MS Office
6 707 (26.64%) Windows 7
7 678 (25.55%) MS Excel
8 650 (24.49%) VMware
9 613 (23.10%) MS Exchange
10 551 (20.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 540 (20.35%) ITIL
12 520 (19.59%) Office 365
13 507 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 411 (15.49%) Windows 10
15 354 (13.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 350 (13.19%) Windows 8
17 349 (13.15%) Firewall
18 344 (12.96%) SQL
19 334 (12.58%) Citrix
20 312 (11.76%) TCP/IP
21 310 (11.68%) Hyper-V
22 308 (11.61%) Cisco
23 299 (11.27%) Finance
24 298 (11.23%) LAN
25 282 (10.63%) DNS
26 269 (10.14%) WAN
27 268 (10.10%) SQL Server
28 248 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
29 238 (8.97%) Degree
30 237 (8.93%) DHCP

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 613 (23.10%) MS Exchange
2 208 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 178 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 177 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 99 (3.73%) IIS
6 92 (3.47%) Skype for Business
7 75 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 46 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (0.83%) Apache
10 21 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (0.53%) IBM Notes
12 12 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.41%) CMS
13 11 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
16 6 (0.23%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.19%) JBoss
17 5 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
18 4 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 750 (28.26%) MS Office
2 678 (25.55%) MS Excel
3 51 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (0.57%) MS Project
7 6 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.19%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.075%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.038%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.038%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.34%) Visualfiles
3 8 (0.30%) Eikon
4 6 (0.23%) Sage X3
5 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.19%) Line 50
5 5 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.19%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.15%) Orchard Housing
7 3 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.11%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.075%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 2 (0.075%) Summit
8 2 (0.075%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 520 (19.59%) Office 365
2 118 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (1.58%) SaaS
5 19 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.60%) G Suite
7 12 (0.45%) OneDrive
8 11 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 10 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.30%) Dropbox
10 8 (0.30%) IaaS
11 7 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.19%) Yammer
13 4 (0.15%) Basecamp
13 4 (0.15%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.038%) Force.com
15 1 (0.038%) GitHub
15 1 (0.038%) PaaS
15 1 (0.038%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 349 (13.15%) Firewall
2 312 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 298 (11.23%) LAN
4 282 (10.63%) DNS
5 269 (10.14%) WAN
6 237 (8.93%) DHCP
7 176 (6.63%) VPN
8 162 (6.10%) VoIP
9 156 (5.88%) SAN
10 124 (4.67%) Internet
11 108 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
12 105 (3.96%) Wireless
13 78 (2.94%) VLAN
14 67 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
15 58 (2.19%) Skype
16 41 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
17 37 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (1.36%) IP Telephony
19 33 (1.24%) WLAN
20 31 (1.17%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 57 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 22 (0.83%) MySQL
6 22 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 19 (0.72%) Relational Database
9 15 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.34%) GIS
13 8 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.23%) InfluxDB
14 6 (0.23%) MS Access
14 6 (0.23%) Power BI
14 6 (0.23%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.19%) FileMaker
16 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (0.68%) JIRA
3 7 (0.26%) MSI
4 6 (0.23%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.15%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.075%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.075%) FrontPage
7 2 (0.075%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.075%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.038%) Ant
8 1 (0.038%) MSTest
8 1 (0.038%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.038%) Subversion
General
1 299 (11.27%) Finance
2 123 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 107 (4.03%) Legal
4 101 (3.81%) Retail
5 82 (3.09%) Law
6 76 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 73 (2.75%) Banking
8 67 (2.52%) Marketing
9 32 (1.21%) Advertising
10 28 (1.06%) Games
11 24 (0.90%) German Language
12 18 (0.68%) Back Office
13 15 (0.57%) Electronics
14 14 (0.53%) French Language
15 13 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.49%) Front Office
15 13 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.49%) Spanish Language
16 10 (0.38%) Publishing
17 8 (0.30%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (1.70%) HTML
2 43 (1.62%) Web Services
3 35 (1.32%) .NET
4 26 (0.98%) CSS
5 17 (0.64%) XML
6 14 (0.53%) Software Packaging
7 13 (0.49%) EDI
7 13 (0.49%) LAMP
8 12 (0.45%) ASP.NET
9 9 (0.34%) JSP
10 4 (0.15%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.15%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (0.15%) LINQ
10 4 (0.15%) XMPP
11 3 (0.11%) COM
11 3 (0.11%) HTML5
11 3 (0.11%) JMS
11 3 (0.11%) Mason
11 3 (0.11%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 159 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (5.46%) Driving Licence
3 81 (3.05%) Blackberry
4 71 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.45%) iPad
6 62 (2.34%) iPhone
7 61 (2.30%) Fat Client
7 61 (2.30%) Thin Client
8 51 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 51 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 51 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
9 44 (1.66%) Smartphone
10 31 (1.17%) Clustering
10 31 (1.17%) EPoS
11 29 (1.09%) Hedge funds
12 22 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.49%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.41%) Cyberthreat
14 11 (0.41%) Handset
15 10 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1931 (72.76%) Windows
2 885 (33.35%) Windows Server
3 707 (26.64%) Windows 7
4 551 (20.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 507 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 411 (15.49%) Windows 10
7 350 (13.19%) Windows 8
8 236 (8.89%) Linux
9 172 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 138 (5.20%) Windows XP
11 104 (3.92%) Unix
12 100 (3.77%) Mac OS X
13 98 (3.69%) Android
14 89 (3.35%) Apple iOS
15 31 (1.17%) Mac OS
16 30 (1.13%) Windows Vista
17 23 (0.87%) Ubuntu
18 17 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
19 16 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 13 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (20.35%) ITIL
2 119 (4.48%) Service Management
3 118 (4.45%) Service Delivery
4 101 (3.81%) Project Management
5 99 (3.73%) Incident Management
6 78 (2.94%) Time Management
7 73 (2.75%) Change Management
7 73 (2.75%) CRM
8 64 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 62 (2.34%) ERP
10 56 (2.11%) Problem Management
11 52 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 52 (1.96%) ITSM
12 49 (1.85%) Asset Management
13 48 (1.81%) Mentoring
14 47 (1.77%) Workflow
15 46 (1.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (1.51%) Change Control
17 38 (1.43%) Line Management
18 37 (1.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 344 (12.96%) SQL
2 73 (2.75%) PowerShell
3 42 (1.58%) Java
4 36 (1.36%) JavaScript
5 30 (1.13%) PHP
6 28 (1.06%) VB
7 26 (0.98%) C
8 24 (0.90%) VBScript
9 23 (0.87%) Perl
10 21 (0.79%) C#
11 16 (0.60%) Python
11 16 (0.60%) VBA
12 13 (0.49%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.19%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.19%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.19%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.15%) C++
16 3 (0.11%) RPG
17 2 (0.075%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 248 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 238 (8.97%) Degree
3 145 (5.46%) MCSE
4 135 (5.09%) MCP
5 108 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
6 100 (3.77%) MCSA
7 97 (3.65%) CCNA
8 60 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
9 47 (1.77%) MCITP
9 47 (1.77%) Security Cleared
10 39 (1.47%) A+ Certification
10 39 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 35 (1.32%) SC Cleared
12 30 (1.13%) MCTS
13 19 (0.72%) DBS Check
14 16 (0.60%) CCNP
15 15 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
16 14 (0.53%) MOS
17 12 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (8.29%) SLA
2 18 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.53%) QA
4 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.11%) COBIT
5 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.075%) BS25999
6 2 (0.075%) HL7
7 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.038%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.038%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1427 (53.77%) Active Directory
2 354 (13.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 310 (11.68%) Hyper-V
4 94 (3.54%) XenApp
5 57 (2.15%) vSphere
6 33 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (1.13%) XenDesktop
8 29 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
9 28 (1.06%) VMware ESX
10 22 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 16 (0.60%) XenServer
12 15 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.23%) Samba
15 6 (0.23%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.19%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.15%) Firmware
17 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 148 (5.58%) SCCM
2 48 (1.81%) Backup Exec
3 33 (1.24%) SCOM
4 30 (1.13%) WSUS
5 12 (0.45%) XenMobile
6 11 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (0.38%) Nagios
8 9 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 8 (0.30%) FortiGate
9 8 (0.30%) HP SIM
9 8 (0.30%) Jamf Pro
10 7 (0.26%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.23%) Grafana
11 6 (0.23%) Graphite
11 6 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.23%) ZENworks
12 5 (0.19%) PaperCut
13 4 (0.15%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 1237 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 650 (24.49%) VMware
3 334 (12.58%) Citrix
4 308 (11.61%) Cisco
5 155 (5.84%) Apple
6 125 (4.71%) HP
7 90 (3.39%) Dell
8 70 (2.64%) Oracle
9 55 (2.07%) Intel
10 47 (1.77%) Google
11 43 (1.62%) Adobe
11 43 (1.62%) Veeam
12 42 (1.58%) Bloomberg
12 42 (1.58%) Symantec
13 37 (1.39%) SAP
13 37 (1.39%) Sophos
14 35 (1.32%) Avaya
15 33 (1.24%) IBM
16 28 (1.06%) Intel Security
16 28 (1.06%) NetApp
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum +Annual Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum depending experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Laptop + Phone
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + MORE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Bonus, On-Call, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago