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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 215 215 235
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1477 1543 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.55% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.60% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1339 1360
Median salary £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.01%
IT Support
UK

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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -32 457 £30,000 - 65
South East -7 390 £26,978 +7.91% 51
Yorkshire +22 134 £24,000 +3.22% 21
North West +27 123 £25,000 - 24
West Midlands +9 107 £25,500 -2.85% 20
South West +11 103 £23,500 +2.17% 18
East Midlands +42 83 £25,000 +16.27% 6
East of England -6 81 £25,500 - 17
North East -2 7 £19,000 -21.64% 2
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 2038 (70.35%) Windows
2 1581 (54.57%) Active Directory
3 1403 (48.43%) Microsoft
4 951 (32.83%) Windows Server
5 884 (30.51%) MS Office
6 860 (29.69%) MS Excel
7 803 (27.72%) MS Exchange
8 797 (27.51%) Windows 7
9 717 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 702 (24.23%) VMware
11 597 (20.61%) ITIL
12 592 (20.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 423 (14.60%) Office 365
14 422 (14.57%) Citrix
15 403 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 400 (13.81%) Windows 8
17 383 (13.22%) Firewall
18 378 (13.05%) TCP/IP
19 375 (12.94%) SQL
20 373 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2010
21 350 (12.08%) DNS
22 348 (12.01%) Cisco
23 337 (11.63%) Finance
24 328 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
25 323 (11.15%) DHCP
26 311 (10.74%) Hyper-V
27 307 (10.60%) Degree
27 307 (10.60%) LAN
28 305 (10.53%) SLA
29 302 (10.42%) SQL Server

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
1 803 (27.72%) MS Exchange
2 373 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 273 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 193 (6.66%) SharePoint
5 154 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 125 (4.31%) IIS
7 114 (3.94%) Skype for Business
8 62 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 56 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 29 (1.00%) Apache
11 26 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
13 19 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (0.62%) Tomcat
15 17 (0.59%) CMS
16 15 (0.52%) IBM Notes
17 10 (0.35%) JBoss
18 8 (0.28%) WebSphere
19 6 (0.21%) Confluence
20 5 (0.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 884 (30.51%) MS Office
2 860 (29.69%) MS Excel
3 61 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.48%) MS Project
5 10 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.28%) AutoCAD
6 8 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.17%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.10%) Revit
10 2 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.14%) Magento
6 3 (0.10%) CaseMap
6 3 (0.10%) Concordance
6 3 (0.10%) GoldMine
6 3 (0.10%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.10%) LexisNexis TimeMap
6 3 (0.10%) Relativity
6 3 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.069%) Line 500
7 2 (0.069%) Maximo
7 2 (0.069%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.069%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.069%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 423 (14.60%) Office 365
2 83 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (1.17%) SaaS
5 32 (1.10%) Google Apps
6 12 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.35%) Mimecast
8 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.17%) IaaS
10 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.10%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.10%) iTunes
11 2 (0.069%) GitHub
11 2 (0.069%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.069%) PaaS
11 2 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.035%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.035%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.035%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 383 (13.22%) Firewall
2 378 (13.05%) TCP/IP
3 350 (12.08%) DNS
4 323 (11.15%) DHCP
5 307 (10.60%) LAN
6 272 (9.39%) WAN
7 264 (9.11%) VPN
8 199 (6.87%) SAN
9 178 (6.14%) VoIP
10 118 (4.07%) Wireless
11 100 (3.45%) Internet
12 83 (2.87%) VLAN
13 61 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
14 57 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
15 43 (1.48%) NAS
16 37 (1.28%) IP Telephony
17 34 (1.17%) Skype
18 31 (1.07%) SMTP
19 27 (0.93%) DMZ
20 26 (0.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 80 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (1.38%) MySQL
5 28 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 20 (0.69%) MS Access
7 19 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.28%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.17%) GIS
13 4 (0.14%) Big Data
13 4 (0.14%) Ingres
13 4 (0.14%) QlikView
14 3 (0.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 15 (0.52%) JIRA
3 9 (0.31%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.17%) Subversion
6 4 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.14%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.10%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.069%) Toad
8 2 (0.069%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.035%) Ant
9 1 (0.035%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (0.035%) Maven
9 1 (0.035%) Redmine
9 1 (0.035%) TeamCity
General
1 337 (11.63%) Finance
2 102 (3.52%) Retail
3 99 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 95 (3.28%) Legal
5 85 (2.93%) Law
6 74 (2.55%) Banking
7 70 (2.42%) Manufacturing
8 51 (1.76%) Marketing
9 39 (1.35%) Advertising
10 28 (0.97%) French Language
11 27 (0.93%) German Language
12 21 (0.72%) Back Office
12 21 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (0.69%) Investment Banking
14 19 (0.66%) Front Office
15 16 (0.55%) Automotive
16 14 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 13 (0.45%) Games
18 12 (0.41%) Electronics
19 9 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (2.52%) HTML
2 71 (2.45%) .NET
3 58 (2.00%) CSS
4 43 (1.48%) Web Services
5 30 (1.04%) XML
6 27 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 24 (0.83%) MAPI
8 20 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 17 (0.59%) Software Packaging
10 12 (0.41%) EDI
11 11 (0.38%) jQuery
12 10 (0.35%) COM
13 8 (0.28%) Entity Framework
13 8 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (0.24%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 7 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (0.24%) LAMP
15 5 (0.17%) JSON
15 5 (0.17%) SAML
15 5 (0.17%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 196 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (5.49%) Blackberry
3 133 (4.59%) Driving Licence
4 129 (4.45%) iPhone
5 97 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 66 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 57 (1.97%) Data Centre
7 57 (1.97%) Smartphone
8 55 (1.90%) EPoS
9 50 (1.73%) Hedge funds
10 47 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
11 45 (1.55%) Clustering
12 44 (1.52%) iPad
13 41 (1.42%) Replication
14 35 (1.21%) Fat Client
14 35 (1.21%) Thin Client
15 33 (1.14%) Mathematics
16 26 (0.90%) Client/Server
16 26 (0.90%) PDA
17 18 (0.62%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2038 (70.35%) Windows
2 951 (32.83%) Windows Server
3 797 (27.51%) Windows 7
4 717 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 592 (20.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 400 (13.81%) Windows 8
7 297 (10.25%) Linux
8 264 (9.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 254 (8.77%) Windows XP
10 212 (7.32%) Windows 10
11 139 (4.80%) Android
12 84 (2.90%) Apple iOS
13 71 (2.45%) Mac OS X
14 66 (2.28%) Windows Vista
15 62 (2.14%) Unix
16 34 (1.17%) Mac OS
17 26 (0.90%) CentOS
18 23 (0.79%) Ubuntu
19 16 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 14 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (20.61%) ITIL
2 135 (4.66%) Service Delivery
3 122 (4.21%) Service Management
4 119 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 97 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 94 (3.24%) Incident Management
7 89 (3.07%) CRM
8 87 (3.00%) Problem Management
9 83 (2.87%) Mentoring
10 72 (2.49%) Project Management
11 63 (2.17%) Change Management
12 62 (2.14%) ERP
12 62 (2.14%) Time Management
13 55 (1.90%) ITSM
14 53 (1.83%) Mobile Device Management
15 48 (1.66%) Line Management
16 46 (1.59%) Information Security
16 46 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
17 41 (1.42%) Data Protection
18 38 (1.31%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 375 (12.94%) SQL
2 135 (4.66%) PowerShell
3 66 (2.28%) C#
4 50 (1.73%) JavaScript
5 49 (1.69%) VBScript
6 48 (1.66%) C
7 43 (1.48%) Java
8 38 (1.31%) VB
9 33 (1.14%) Perl
10 29 (1.00%) Python
11 24 (0.83%) PHP
12 23 (0.79%) VBA
13 18 (0.62%) Shell Script
14 17 (0.59%) Bash Shell
15 15 (0.52%) T-SQL
16 14 (0.48%) C++
17 12 (0.41%) VB.NET
18 9 (0.31%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.31%) Ruby
19 5 (0.17%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 328 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 307 (10.60%) Degree
3 206 (7.11%) MCSE
4 124 (4.28%) MCSA
5 112 (3.87%) MCP
6 95 (3.28%) MCITP
7 94 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
8 89 (3.07%) CCNA
9 77 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
10 56 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 37 (1.28%) Security Cleared
12 31 (1.07%) A+ Certification
12 31 (1.07%) MCTS
13 25 (0.86%) DBS Check
14 20 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 18 (0.62%) HND
15 18 (0.62%) MCDST
16 17 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
17 16 (0.55%) CCNP
17 16 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (10.53%) SLA
2 30 (1.04%) QA
3 29 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.31%) COBIT
5 7 (0.24%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.10%) DICOM
7 3 (0.10%) HL7
8 2 (0.069%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.069%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.035%) GxP
9 1 (0.035%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.035%) RMADS
9 1 (0.035%) SEPA
System Software
1 1581 (54.57%) Active Directory
2 403 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (10.74%) Hyper-V
4 135 (4.66%) XenApp
5 70 (2.42%) vSphere
6 67 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
7 51 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 40 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 38 (1.31%) VMware ESX
10 28 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
11 22 (0.76%) XenServer
12 19 (0.66%) NFS
13 13 (0.45%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.31%) Firmware
14 9 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.28%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.28%) Xen
16 7 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
16 7 (0.24%) vCloud
17 6 (0.21%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 175 (6.04%) SCCM
2 76 (2.62%) Backup Exec
3 46 (1.59%) WSUS
4 43 (1.48%) SCOM
5 22 (0.76%) Nagios
6 19 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (0.41%) XenMobile
8 11 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 10 (0.35%) HP SIM
9 10 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
9 10 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.28%) Windows Intune
11 7 (0.24%) Zenoss
12 6 (0.21%) DameWare
12 6 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (0.17%) Ansible
13 5 (0.17%) Casper Suite
13 5 (0.17%) SCVMM
14 4 (0.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1403 (48.43%) Microsoft
2 702 (24.23%) VMware
3 422 (14.57%) Citrix
4 348 (12.01%) Cisco
5 143 (4.94%) Apple
6 142 (4.90%) HP
7 105 (3.62%) Dell
8 87 (3.00%) Oracle
9 70 (2.42%) Veeam
10 57 (1.97%) Google
11 46 (1.59%) Avaya
11 46 (1.59%) IBM
12 40 (1.38%) Symantec
13 35 (1.21%) Intel Security
14 31 (1.07%) EMC
15 28 (0.97%) Draytek
15 28 (0.97%) WatchGuard
16 27 (0.93%) Adobe
16 27 (0.93%) SAP
17 26 (0.90%) Sophos
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
UCL
Salary: From £33,686 to £40,716 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 per annum starting salary
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £26k + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday