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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 202 222 221
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1506 1525 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.47% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.52% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1328 1420
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,128 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
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 £72,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +4 493 £30,000 - 44
South East -18 380 £27,500 +10.00% 48
West Midlands +26 137 £25,500 +2.00% 15
Yorkshire +41 133 £24,750 -1.00% 22
South West +55 115 £24,500 +8.88% 36
North West +24 88 £26,500 +11.57% 28
East of England +2 86 £26,500 +12.76% 17
East Midlands +44 81 £25,000 +16.27% 13
North East -4 7 £19,000 -26.92% 1
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2085 (69.78%) Windows
2 1610 (53.88%) Active Directory
3 1449 (48.49%) Microsoft
4 970 (32.46%) Windows Server
5 901 (30.15%) MS Office
6 862 (28.85%) MS Excel
7 820 (27.44%) Windows 7
8 803 (26.87%) MS Exchange
9 740 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 712 (23.83%) VMware
11 624 (20.88%) ITIL
12 608 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 444 (14.86%) Office 365
14 437 (14.63%) Citrix
15 423 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
16 406 (13.59%) Firewall
17 405 (13.55%) Windows 8
18 385 (12.88%) SQL
19 364 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
20 359 (12.01%) TCP/IP
21 352 (11.78%) Cisco
22 343 (11.48%) DNS
23 333 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
24 311 (10.41%) DHCP
24 311 (10.41%) Hyper-V
25 308 (10.31%) Degree
26 305 (10.21%) Linux
26 305 (10.21%) Finance
27 299 (10.01%) SLA
28 293 (9.81%) 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 (26.87%) MS Exchange
2 364 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 264 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 186 (6.22%) SharePoint
5 154 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 123 (4.12%) IIS
7 104 (3.48%) Skype for Business
8 63 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 57 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (0.90%) Apache
11 22 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
12 17 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.44%) CMS
14 11 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 10 (0.33%) JBoss
16 8 (0.27%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
18 6 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 901 (30.15%) MS Office
2 862 (28.85%) MS Excel
3 71 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.47%) MS Project
5 10 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.10%) Revit
11 2 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.033%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.13%) Magento
8 3 (0.10%) GoldMine
8 3 (0.10%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.10%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.10%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.067%) Finacle
9 2 (0.067%) Line 500
9 2 (0.067%) Maximo
9 2 (0.067%) Retail-J
9 2 (0.067%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.067%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.067%) TrackWise
9 2 (0.067%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 444 (14.86%) Office 365
2 79 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (1.14%) SaaS
5 30 (1.00%) Google Apps
6 11 (0.37%) Mimecast
7 9 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.13%) Dropbox
8 4 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.13%) IaaS
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.10%) iTunes
10 2 (0.067%) PaaS
10 2 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.033%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.033%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.033%) GitHub
11 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.033%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.033%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 406 (13.59%) Firewall
2 359 (12.01%) TCP/IP
3 343 (11.48%) DNS
4 311 (10.41%) DHCP
5 281 (9.40%) LAN
6 262 (8.77%) VPN
7 256 (8.57%) WAN
8 208 (6.96%) SAN
9 171 (5.72%) VoIP
10 108 (3.61%) Wireless
11 98 (3.28%) Internet
12 79 (2.64%) VLAN
13 71 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
14 64 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
15 45 (1.51%) NAS
16 44 (1.47%) IP Telephony
17 35 (1.17%) SMTP
18 27 (0.90%) DMZ
18 27 (0.90%) Skype
19 24 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 75 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (1.04%) MySQL
5 28 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 22 (0.74%) MS Access
8 13 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (0.30%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.20%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.17%) Big Data
14 5 (0.17%) GIS
14 5 (0.17%) QlikView
15 4 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (0.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (0.50%) JIRA
3 5 (0.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.13%) Subversion
5 3 (0.10%) MSI
5 3 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.067%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.067%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.033%) Ant
7 1 (0.033%) Redmine
7 1 (0.033%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.033%) Toad
General
1 305 (10.21%) Finance
2 108 (3.61%) Legal
3 98 (3.28%) Retail
4 95 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 94 (3.15%) Law
6 76 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 64 (2.14%) Banking
8 63 (2.11%) Marketing
9 39 (1.31%) Advertising
10 37 (1.24%) French Language
11 36 (1.20%) German Language
12 22 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.64%) Front Office
13 19 (0.64%) Games
14 18 (0.60%) Automotive
14 18 (0.60%) Back Office
15 15 (0.50%) Electronics
15 15 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.30%) Publishing
17 7 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (2.38%) HTML
2 65 (2.18%) .NET
3 55 (1.84%) Web Services
4 52 (1.74%) CSS
5 30 (1.00%) XML
6 24 (0.80%) MAPI
7 21 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 19 (0.64%) .NET Framework
9 11 (0.37%) EDI
10 10 (0.33%) Software Packaging
11 9 (0.30%) COM
12 8 (0.27%) Entity Framework
12 8 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (0.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 7 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (0.20%) JSP
15 5 (0.17%) HTML5
15 5 (0.17%) jQuery
15 5 (0.17%) JSON
15 5 (0.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 200 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (5.86%) Blackberry
3 149 (4.99%) Driving Licence
4 128 (4.28%) iPhone
5 100 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 62 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 57 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 54 (1.81%) Smartphone
9 51 (1.71%) Clustering
10 47 (1.57%) iPad
11 45 (1.51%) EPoS
12 43 (1.44%) Replication
13 42 (1.41%) Hedge funds
14 41 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
15 39 (1.31%) Mathematics
16 37 (1.24%) Fat Client
16 37 (1.24%) Thin Client
17 29 (0.97%) Client/Server
18 25 (0.84%) PDA
19 17 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2085 (69.78%) Windows
2 970 (32.46%) Windows Server
3 820 (27.44%) Windows 7
4 740 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 608 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 405 (13.55%) Windows 8
7 305 (10.21%) Linux
8 281 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 248 (8.30%) Windows XP
10 244 (8.17%) Windows 10
11 147 (4.92%) Android
12 88 (2.95%) Apple iOS
13 74 (2.48%) Mac OS X
14 72 (2.41%) Unix
15 68 (2.28%) Windows Vista
16 40 (1.34%) Mac OS
17 37 (1.24%) CentOS
18 27 (0.90%) Ubuntu
19 22 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
20 18 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (20.88%) ITIL
2 143 (4.79%) Service Delivery
3 124 (4.15%) Service Management
4 114 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 106 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 98 (3.28%) CRM
7 90 (3.01%) Incident Management
8 87 (2.91%) Mentoring
9 85 (2.84%) Problem Management
10 78 (2.61%) Project Management
11 65 (2.18%) Change Management
12 62 (2.07%) ERP
13 61 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
13 61 (2.04%) Time Management
14 55 (1.84%) Virtual Environments
15 52 (1.74%) ITSM
16 50 (1.67%) Line Management
17 47 (1.57%) Kalman Filter
18 44 (1.47%) E-Commerce
19 43 (1.44%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 385 (12.88%) SQL
2 117 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 60 (2.01%) C#
4 48 (1.61%) VBScript
5 44 (1.47%) C
6 39 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 36 (1.20%) VB
8 33 (1.10%) Python
9 31 (1.04%) Java
10 25 (0.84%) PHP
11 22 (0.74%) VBA
12 21 (0.70%) Perl
13 18 (0.60%) Bash Shell
14 16 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.44%) C++
15 13 (0.44%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.40%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.33%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.30%) Ruby
19 5 (0.17%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 333 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 308 (10.31%) Degree
3 206 (6.89%) MCSE
4 122 (4.08%) MCSA
5 108 (3.61%) MCP
6 87 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
7 84 (2.81%) MCITP
8 80 (2.68%) CCNA
9 77 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
10 52 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 35 (1.17%) Security Cleared
12 34 (1.14%) A+ Certification
13 30 (1.00%) MCTS
14 19 (0.64%) CCNP
14 19 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 18 (0.60%) DBS Check
16 17 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (0.57%) MCDST
17 16 (0.54%) PhD
18 15 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (10.01%) SLA
2 27 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (0.87%) QA
4 7 (0.23%) COBIT
4 7 (0.23%) ISO27002
5 6 (0.20%) DICOM
5 6 (0.20%) HL7
6 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.033%) GxP
7 1 (0.033%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.033%) RMADS
7 1 (0.033%) SEPA
System Software
1 1610 (53.88%) Active Directory
2 423 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (10.41%) Hyper-V
4 137 (4.59%) XenApp
5 84 (2.81%) vSphere
6 61 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (1.54%) XenDesktop
8 44 (1.47%) Terminal Services
9 36 (1.20%) VMware ESX
10 28 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
11 21 (0.70%) XenServer
12 18 (0.60%) NFS
13 15 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
13 15 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (0.44%) Firmware
15 11 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.37%) Terminal Server
16 10 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
18 8 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 168 (5.62%) SCCM
2 76 (2.54%) Backup Exec
3 43 (1.44%) WSUS
4 35 (1.17%) SCOM
5 16 (0.54%) Nagios
5 16 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (0.47%) XenMobile
7 12 (0.40%) DameWare
8 11 (0.37%) AirWatch
8 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 9 (0.30%) FortiGate
9 9 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.27%) SCVMM
11 7 (0.23%) Casper Suite
11 7 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.20%) HP SIM
12 6 (0.20%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.20%) Zenoss
13 5 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1449 (48.49%) Microsoft
2 712 (23.83%) VMware
3 437 (14.63%) Citrix
4 352 (11.78%) Cisco
5 157 (5.25%) Apple
6 155 (5.19%) HP
7 105 (3.51%) Dell
8 91 (3.05%) Oracle
9 72 (2.41%) Veeam
10 53 (1.77%) Google
11 50 (1.67%) Avaya
12 45 (1.51%) IBM
13 35 (1.17%) Symantec
14 30 (1.00%) EMC
14 30 (1.00%) WatchGuard
15 29 (0.97%) Sophos
16 28 (0.94%) Adobe
16 28 (0.94%) Draytek
16 28 (0.94%) Intel Security
16 28 (0.94%) Mitel
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package incl. company car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable + Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +Vehicle, Laptop, Mobile, Expenses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £24300.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday