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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 199 222 211
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1564 1501 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.70% 1.46% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.52% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1302 1443
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,175 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £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
88472 98986 105033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.32% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75285 82566 86404
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 £26,500
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 27 July 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 July 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 +36 512 £30,275 +0.91% 68
South East -21 363 £28,000 +12.00% 36
West Midlands +53 155 £23,500 -6.00% 17
Yorkshire +45 148 £25,000 +2.04% 19
South West +65 133 £25,000 +13.63% 19
East of England +19 104 £27,000 +12.50% 14
North West -10 84 £25,000 +4.16% 31
East Midlands +20 73 £23,000 +6.97% 14
North East -2 4 £22,250 -14.42%
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 2112 (69.31%) Windows
2 1620 (53.17%) Active Directory
3 1493 (49.00%) Microsoft
4 1016 (33.34%) Windows Server
5 907 (29.77%) MS Office
6 851 (27.93%) MS Excel
7 820 (26.91%) Windows 7
8 786 (25.80%) MS Exchange
9 729 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 715 (23.47%) VMware
11 632 (20.74%) ITIL
12 598 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 448 (14.70%) Office 365
13 448 (14.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 436 (14.31%) Citrix
15 427 (14.01%) Firewall
16 408 (13.39%) Windows 8
17 406 (13.32%) SQL
18 365 (11.98%) Cisco
19 354 (11.62%) TCP/IP
20 351 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2010
21 340 (11.16%) DNS
22 326 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
23 321 (10.53%) Hyper-V
24 317 (10.40%) Finance
25 312 (10.24%) Degree
26 303 (9.94%) Linux
27 301 (9.88%) SQL Server
28 298 (9.78%) DHCP
29 296 (9.71%) SLA

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
1 786 (25.80%) MS Exchange
2 351 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 253 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 187 (6.14%) SharePoint
5 161 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 127 (4.17%) IIS
7 119 (3.91%) Skype for Business
8 72 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 61 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (0.82%) Apache
11 23 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.43%) JBoss
14 13 (0.43%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.36%) CMS
16 7 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.23%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 907 (29.77%) MS Office
2 851 (27.93%) MS Excel
3 89 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.26%) AutoCAD
8 8 (0.26%) MS Project
9 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.098%) Revit
11 2 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.033%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.16%) thinkFolio
5 5 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.13%) Magento
7 3 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.098%) Eikon
7 3 (0.098%) GoldMine
7 3 (0.098%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.098%) SunGard APT
8 2 (0.066%) Line 500
8 2 (0.066%) Northgate Housing
8 2 (0.066%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.066%) Retail-J
8 2 (0.066%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.066%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.066%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 448 (14.70%) Office 365
2 75 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (1.12%) SaaS
5 33 (1.08%) Google Apps
6 10 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.33%) Mimecast
7 7 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 6 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.13%) IaaS
10 3 (0.098%) Google Drive
10 3 (0.098%) iTunes
11 2 (0.066%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.066%) PaaS
11 2 (0.066%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.066%) Yammer
12 1 (0.033%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.033%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.033%) GitHub
12 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 427 (14.01%) Firewall
2 354 (11.62%) TCP/IP
3 340 (11.16%) DNS
4 298 (9.78%) DHCP
5 280 (9.19%) LAN
6 259 (8.50%) VPN
6 259 (8.50%) WAN
7 204 (6.70%) SAN
8 186 (6.10%) VoIP
9 115 (3.77%) Wireless
10 93 (3.05%) Internet
11 80 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
11 80 (2.63%) VLAN
12 71 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
13 52 (1.71%) NAS
14 49 (1.61%) IP Telephony
15 35 (1.15%) SMTP
16 30 (0.98%) Skype
17 29 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (0.82%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (0.85%) MySQL
6 24 (0.79%) MS Access
7 22 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 14 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.26%) GIS
13 7 (0.23%) Big Data
13 7 (0.23%) FileMaker
13 7 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.16%) QlikView
15 5 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (0.69%) JIRA
2 16 (0.53%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.30%) Subversion
4 5 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.16%) MSI
5 4 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.066%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.066%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.066%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.033%) Ant
7 1 (0.033%) ProC
7 1 (0.033%) Redmine
7 1 (0.033%) Toad
General
1 317 (10.40%) Finance
2 104 (3.41%) Legal
3 100 (3.28%) Law
4 91 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 90 (2.95%) Retail
6 83 (2.72%) Manufacturing
7 71 (2.33%) Marketing
8 66 (2.17%) Banking
9 45 (1.48%) French Language
10 43 (1.41%) German Language
11 37 (1.21%) Advertising
11 37 (1.21%) Games
12 27 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (0.72%) Back Office
14 20 (0.66%) Automotive
15 19 (0.62%) Front Office
16 17 (0.56%) Electronics
17 12 (0.39%) Investment Banking
17 12 (0.39%) Publishing
18 9 (0.30%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (2.36%) HTML
2 63 (2.07%) .NET
3 59 (1.94%) Web Services
4 50 (1.64%) CSS
5 29 (0.95%) XML
6 24 (0.79%) MAPI
7 22 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 20 (0.66%) ASP.NET
9 11 (0.36%) Entity Framework
10 10 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (0.30%) COM
12 8 (0.26%) JSP
13 7 (0.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 7 (0.23%) EDI
13 7 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (0.23%) Software Packaging
14 5 (0.16%) JSON
14 5 (0.16%) Middleware
14 5 (0.16%) XMPP
15 4 (0.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 202 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (6.17%) Blackberry
3 159 (5.22%) Driving Licence
4 127 (4.17%) iPhone
5 106 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 64 (2.10%) Data Centre
7 59 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 53 (1.74%) Smartphone
9 51 (1.67%) Clustering
10 47 (1.54%) iPad
11 44 (1.44%) Replication
12 43 (1.41%) Mathematics
13 42 (1.38%) Hedge funds
13 42 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
14 40 (1.31%) Fat Client
14 40 (1.31%) Thin Client
15 31 (1.02%) EPoS
16 26 (0.85%) Client/Server
17 25 (0.82%) PDA
18 22 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2112 (69.31%) Windows
2 1016 (33.34%) Windows Server
3 820 (26.91%) Windows 7
4 729 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 598 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 408 (13.39%) Windows 8
7 303 (9.94%) Linux
8 278 (9.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 276 (9.06%) Windows 10
10 231 (7.58%) Windows XP
11 157 (5.15%) Android
12 95 (3.12%) Apple iOS
13 85 (2.79%) Mac OS X
14 75 (2.46%) Unix
15 72 (2.36%) Windows Vista
16 40 (1.31%) Mac OS
17 39 (1.28%) CentOS
18 32 (1.05%) Ubuntu
19 29 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
20 21 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (20.74%) ITIL
2 141 (4.63%) Service Delivery
3 120 (3.94%) Service Management
4 112 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 93 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 93 (3.05%) CRM
6 87 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 87 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 85 (2.79%) Project Management
8 74 (2.43%) Problem Management
9 67 (2.20%) Time Management
10 65 (2.13%) Change Management
11 64 (2.10%) Mobile Device Management
12 62 (2.03%) ERP
12 62 (2.03%) Virtual Environments
13 56 (1.84%) ITSM
14 55 (1.81%) Line Management
15 50 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
16 43 (1.41%) Asset Management
16 43 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 406 (13.32%) SQL
2 119 (3.91%) PowerShell
3 64 (2.10%) C#
4 44 (1.44%) VBScript
5 41 (1.35%) Java
6 40 (1.31%) C
7 38 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 38 (1.25%) VB
8 36 (1.18%) Python
9 22 (0.72%) PHP
9 22 (0.72%) VBA
10 19 (0.62%) T-SQL
11 18 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 15 (0.49%) C++
12 15 (0.49%) Perl
13 14 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 14 (0.46%) Shell Script
13 14 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.23%) Ruby
15 5 (0.16%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 326 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 312 (10.24%) Degree
3 197 (6.47%) MCSE
4 130 (4.27%) MCSA
5 109 (3.58%) MCP
6 78 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 72 (2.36%) CCNA
8 71 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 67 (2.20%) MCITP
10 47 (1.54%) Security Cleared
11 37 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 31 (1.02%) A+ Certification
13 28 (0.92%) MCTS
14 22 (0.72%) DBS Check
15 18 (0.59%) CCNP
15 18 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 17 (0.56%) PhD
16 17 (0.56%) SC Cleared
17 16 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
18 15 (0.49%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (9.71%) SLA
2 31 (1.02%) QA
3 26 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.26%) DICOM
4 8 (0.26%) HL7
5 7 (0.23%) ISO27002
6 6 (0.20%) COBIT
6 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.098%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.066%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.066%) SEPA
9 1 (0.033%) GxP
9 1 (0.033%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.033%) RMADS
9 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1620 (53.17%) Active Directory
2 448 (14.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 321 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 131 (4.30%) XenApp
5 95 (3.12%) vSphere
6 64 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
7 50 (1.64%) Terminal Services
8 37 (1.21%) XenDesktop
9 36 (1.18%) VMware ESX
10 28 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
11 25 (0.82%) XenServer
12 19 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
13 17 (0.56%) Firmware
13 17 (0.56%) NFS
13 17 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
15 11 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (0.33%) Terminal Server
17 7 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 171 (5.61%) SCCM
2 78 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 47 (1.54%) WSUS
4 31 (1.02%) SCOM
5 22 (0.72%) AirWatch
6 16 (0.53%) FortiGate
6 16 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (0.49%) DameWare
8 14 (0.46%) XenMobile
9 11 (0.36%) Casper Suite
9 11 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 10 (0.33%) Nagios
11 9 (0.30%) SCVMM
11 9 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (0.20%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.20%) Puppet
14 6 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1493 (49.00%) Microsoft
2 715 (23.47%) VMware
3 436 (14.31%) Citrix
4 365 (11.98%) Cisco
5 174 (5.71%) Apple
6 165 (5.42%) HP
7 105 (3.45%) Dell
8 95 (3.12%) Oracle
9 73 (2.40%) Veeam
10 64 (2.10%) Google
11 52 (1.71%) Avaya
12 42 (1.38%) IBM
13 36 (1.18%) Sophos
13 36 (1.18%) Symantec
14 35 (1.15%) Adobe
15 33 (1.08%) Mitel
16 30 (0.98%) WatchGuard
17 29 (0.95%) Draytek
17 29 (0.95%) Red Hat
18 28 (0.92%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ilfracombe, Devon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 26.5k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Platform-IT Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits package!
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Riding
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus scheme + pension + healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday