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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
UK / England
Rank 203 214 195
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1325 1469 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.60% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.66% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1281 1447
Median salary £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +23 399 £30,500 -0.81% 41
South East +4 308 £26,500 +8.16% 48
South West +1 128 £25,000 -10.71% 17
North West +12 123 £24,000 +2.12% 23
East of England +1 109 £24,000 -12.72% 25
Yorkshire +57 91 £22,500 - 13
West Midlands -9 78 £22,500 -1.09% 9
East Midlands +32 67 £25,500 +6.25% 5
North East +20 23 £22,500 +3.44% 4
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 1938 (71.07%) Windows
2 1396 (51.19%) Active Directory
3 1233 (45.21%) Microsoft
4 875 (32.09%) Windows Server
5 746 (27.36%) MS Office
6 689 (25.27%) Windows 7
7 667 (24.46%) MS Excel
8 658 (24.13%) VMware
9 633 (23.21%) MS Exchange
10 587 (21.53%) ITIL
11 565 (20.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 511 (18.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 475 (17.42%) Office 365
14 384 (14.08%) Windows 10
15 373 (13.68%) SQL
16 372 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
17 351 (12.87%) Windows 8
18 342 (12.54%) Firewall
19 340 (12.47%) Citrix
20 330 (12.10%) Cisco
21 317 (11.62%) TCP/IP
22 313 (11.48%) Hyper-V
23 301 (11.04%) Finance
24 300 (11.00%) LAN
25 286 (10.49%) SQL Server
26 275 (10.08%) WAN
27 274 (10.05%) DNS
28 268 (9.83%) Linux
29 257 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
30 251 (9.20%) Degree

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
1 633 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 226 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 194 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 178 (6.53%) SharePoint
5 106 (3.89%) Skype for Business
6 91 (3.34%) IIS
7 75 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (0.92%) Apache
11 17 (0.62%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.59%) IBM Notes
13 15 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.40%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.33%) JBoss
16 8 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
17 7 (0.26%) CMS
18 6 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
19 5 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
20 4 (0.15%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 746 (27.36%) MS Office
2 667 (24.46%) MS Excel
3 56 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.48%) MS Project
7 7 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.073%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.073%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.037%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.037%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.40%) Eikon
3 8 (0.29%) Orchard Housing
4 7 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.22%) Line 50
5 6 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
6 5 (0.18%) Sage X3
6 5 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.18%) SunGard APT
6 5 (0.18%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.15%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.11%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
8 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.073%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 475 (17.42%) Office 365
2 95 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (1.32%) SaaS
5 22 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.44%) G Suite
7 10 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 10 (0.37%) Dropbox
7 10 (0.37%) OneDrive
8 8 (0.29%) IaaS
8 8 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.26%) Yammer
10 6 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.15%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.037%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.037%) Force.com
13 1 (0.037%) GitHub
13 1 (0.037%) PaaS
13 1 (0.037%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 342 (12.54%) Firewall
2 317 (11.62%) TCP/IP
3 300 (11.00%) LAN
4 275 (10.08%) WAN
5 274 (10.05%) DNS
6 230 (8.43%) DHCP
7 190 (6.97%) VoIP
8 176 (6.45%) VPN
9 164 (6.01%) SAN
10 113 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
11 111 (4.07%) Internet
12 96 (3.52%) Wireless
13 84 (3.08%) VLAN
14 70 (2.57%) Remote Desktop
15 60 (2.20%) Skype
16 44 (1.61%) IP Telephony
17 37 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
18 35 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
19 33 (1.21%) ADSL
20 32 (1.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (10.49%) SQL Server
2 72 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (0.95%) MySQL
6 23 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
6 23 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 16 (0.59%) Oracle Database
9 12 (0.44%) GIS
10 11 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.26%) MS Access
13 7 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.22%) FileMaker
14 6 (0.22%) InfluxDB
14 6 (0.22%) Power BI
15 4 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (0.84%) JIRA
2 16 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.18%) MSI
3 5 (0.18%) Subversion
4 4 (0.15%) Bugzilla
4 4 (0.15%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.073%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.073%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.073%) FrontPage
6 2 (0.073%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.037%) Ant
7 1 (0.037%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.037%) MSTest
7 1 (0.037%) ProC
7 1 (0.037%) PROIV
7 1 (0.037%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.037%) Xcode
General
1 301 (11.04%) Finance
2 128 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 105 (3.85%) Legal
4 103 (3.78%) Retail
5 89 (3.26%) Law
5 89 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 76 (2.79%) Banking
7 67 (2.46%) Marketing
8 36 (1.32%) Games
9 34 (1.25%) Advertising
10 21 (0.77%) German Language
11 19 (0.70%) Back Office
12 18 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.62%) Electronics
14 15 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.55%) French Language
15 13 (0.48%) Publishing
16 11 (0.40%) Front Office
17 8 (0.29%) Italian Language
17 8 (0.29%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (1.69%) Web Services
2 45 (1.65%) HTML
3 29 (1.06%) .NET
3 29 (1.06%) CSS
4 16 (0.59%) XML
5 14 (0.51%) LAMP
6 13 (0.48%) Software Packaging
7 12 (0.44%) JSP
8 11 (0.40%) EDI
9 8 (0.29%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.22%) Middleware
11 5 (0.18%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.18%) LINQ
12 4 (0.15%) COM
12 4 (0.15%) HTML5
13 3 (0.11%) FpML
13 3 (0.11%) IBM Integration Bus
13 3 (0.11%) JMS
13 3 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 149 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (4.58%) Driving Licence
3 90 (3.30%) Blackberry
4 74 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 70 (2.57%) Fat Client
5 70 (2.57%) Thin Client
6 66 (2.42%) iPad
7 60 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
8 59 (2.16%) iPhone
9 48 (1.76%) Management Information System
10 46 (1.69%) Smartphone
11 44 (1.61%) Data Centre
12 29 (1.06%) EPoS
13 27 (0.99%) Hedge funds
14 22 (0.81%) Clustering
15 19 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (0.66%) Mathematics
17 16 (0.59%) Client/Server
18 13 (0.48%) Handset
18 13 (0.48%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1938 (71.07%) Windows
2 875 (32.09%) Windows Server
3 689 (25.27%) Windows 7
4 565 (20.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 511 (18.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 384 (14.08%) Windows 10
7 351 (12.87%) Windows 8
8 268 (9.83%) Linux
9 157 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 133 (4.88%) Windows XP
11 121 (4.44%) Unix
12 110 (4.03%) Mac OS X
13 102 (3.74%) Android
13 102 (3.74%) Apple iOS
14 26 (0.95%) Windows Vista
15 25 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 18 (0.66%) Ubuntu
17 17 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
18 16 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 14 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (21.53%) ITIL
2 122 (4.47%) Service Delivery
2 122 (4.47%) Service Management
3 116 (4.25%) Project Management
4 111 (4.07%) Incident Management
5 79 (2.90%) Change Management
6 73 (2.68%) CRM
6 73 (2.68%) Time Management
7 61 (2.24%) ERP
8 59 (2.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 58 (2.13%) Problem Management
10 57 (2.09%) ITSM
11 55 (2.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 55 (2.02%) Mentoring
12 54 (1.98%) Asset Management
13 51 (1.87%) Line Management
14 46 (1.69%) Workflow
15 45 (1.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 43 (1.58%) ITIL V3
17 39 (1.43%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 373 (13.68%) SQL
2 70 (2.57%) PowerShell
3 53 (1.94%) Java
4 36 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 31 (1.14%) C
6 27 (0.99%) PHP
6 27 (0.99%) VB
7 23 (0.84%) Perl
8 21 (0.77%) C#
9 19 (0.70%) VBA
10 17 (0.62%) Python
10 17 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 17 (0.62%) VBScript
11 9 (0.33%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.26%) C++
12 7 (0.26%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.18%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.18%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.11%) RPG
15 1 (0.037%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 257 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 251 (9.20%) Degree
3 154 (5.65%) MCSE
4 146 (5.35%) MCP
5 121 (4.44%) MCSA
6 105 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 95 (3.48%) CCNA
8 66 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
9 58 (2.13%) MCITP
10 47 (1.72%) Security Cleared
11 38 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (1.21%) MCTS
13 32 (1.17%) A+ Certification
14 23 (0.84%) DBS Check
14 23 (0.84%) SC Cleared
15 21 (0.77%) MOS
16 15 (0.55%) CCNP
17 14 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 11 (0.40%) CISSP
18 11 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (8.07%) SLA
2 18 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.55%) QA
4 14 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.22%) HL7
7 4 (0.15%) DICOM
8 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.073%) COBIT
9 2 (0.073%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.037%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1396 (51.19%) Active Directory
2 372 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 313 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 93 (3.41%) XenApp
5 68 (2.49%) vSphere
6 43 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (1.21%) VMware ESX
8 30 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 29 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
10 26 (0.95%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.62%) XenServer
12 12 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 8 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.26%) Terminal Server
16 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.22%) Samba
17 5 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 5 (0.18%) Firmware
18 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 150 (5.50%) SCCM
2 49 (1.80%) Backup Exec
3 34 (1.25%) WSUS
4 33 (1.21%) SCOM
5 18 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (0.44%) Nagios
7 11 (0.40%) AirWatch
7 11 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (0.40%) HP SIM
8 10 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (0.37%) XenMobile
9 9 (0.33%) Casper Suite
9 9 (0.33%) FortiGate
10 8 (0.29%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.22%) Grafana
11 6 (0.22%) Graphite
11 6 (0.22%) PaperCut
11 6 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1233 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 658 (24.13%) VMware
3 340 (12.47%) Citrix
4 330 (12.10%) Cisco
5 166 (6.09%) Apple
6 117 (4.29%) HP
7 80 (2.93%) Dell
8 75 (2.75%) Oracle
9 62 (2.27%) Intel
10 45 (1.65%) Adobe
11 42 (1.54%) Google
11 42 (1.54%) SAP
11 42 (1.54%) Veeam
12 39 (1.43%) Avaya
12 39 (1.43%) Sophos
13 38 (1.39%) Bloomberg
13 38 (1.39%) Symantec
14 32 (1.17%) Intel Security
15 31 (1.14%) IBM
15 31 (1.14%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: uP TO £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derbyshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match applicant.
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North London
Itecco
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 minutes ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30189 - £36491 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: £32,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Pewsey, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Upminster, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago