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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 203 225 209
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1458 1483 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.47% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.52% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1331 1417
Median salary £27,500 £25,625 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,514 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -1.94%
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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +8 466 £30,275 +8.12% 39
South East -8 328 £27,500 +10.00% 48
West Midlands +25 138 £24,000 -4.00% 14
Yorkshire +71 136 £24,075 +0.31% 9
South West +10 131 £25,000 - 13
East of England +16 105 £26,125 +4.50% 14
North West -34 82 £20,630 -14.04% 25
East Midlands +18 67 £23,000 +6.97% 5
North East +4 6 £22,250 -16.03% 5
IT Support
UK

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2001 (68.29%) Windows
2 1507 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 1365 (46.59%) Microsoft
4 939 (32.05%) Windows Server
5 815 (27.82%) MS Office
6 737 (25.15%) Windows 7
7 735 (25.09%) MS Excel
8 688 (23.48%) MS Exchange
9 668 (22.80%) ITIL
10 661 (22.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 643 (21.95%) VMware
12 549 (18.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 429 (14.64%) Office 365
14 393 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 390 (13.31%) SQL
16 376 (12.83%) Citrix
17 351 (11.98%) Firewall
18 348 (11.88%) Cisco
18 348 (11.88%) Windows 8
19 338 (11.54%) TCP/IP
20 311 (10.61%) Linux
20 311 (10.61%) Hyper-V
21 302 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
22 301 (10.27%) DNS
23 299 (10.20%) Finance
24 293 (10.00%) Degree
25 287 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
25 287 (9.80%) Windows 10
26 286 (9.76%) SQL Server
27 281 (9.59%) LAN

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
1 688 (23.48%) MS Exchange
2 287 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 207 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 151 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 111 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 97 (3.31%) Skype for Business
7 84 (2.87%) IIS
8 51 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 46 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 29 (0.99%) Apache
11 20 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.44%) IBM Notes
14 13 (0.44%) JBoss
15 6 (0.20%) CMS
15 6 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 815 (27.82%) MS Office
2 735 (25.09%) MS Excel
3 79 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.27%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.14%) MS Project
10 2 (0.068%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.068%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.068%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.034%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.034%) Revit
11 1 (0.034%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.27%) Eikon
3 8 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
3 8 (0.27%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
5 6 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.20%) SunGard APT
6 3 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.10%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.10%) Line 50
6 3 (0.10%) Magento
6 3 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.10%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.068%) Line 500
7 2 (0.068%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.068%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.034%) MIS ActiveH
8 1 (0.034%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 429 (14.64%) Office 365
2 82 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (0.89%) SaaS
5 21 (0.72%) Google Apps
6 14 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 6 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.17%) IaaS
10 4 (0.14%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.14%) Yammer
11 3 (0.10%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.10%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.034%) AdWords
12 1 (0.034%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.034%) Force.com
12 1 (0.034%) GitHub
12 1 (0.034%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 351 (11.98%) Firewall
2 338 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 301 (10.27%) DNS
4 281 (9.59%) LAN
5 258 (8.81%) WAN
6 252 (8.60%) DHCP
7 210 (7.17%) VPN
8 189 (6.45%) VoIP
9 162 (5.53%) SAN
10 106 (3.62%) Internet
11 90 (3.07%) Wireless
12 69 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
13 67 (2.29%) Remote Desktop
14 65 (2.22%) VLAN
15 56 (1.91%) IP Telephony
16 38 (1.30%) Skype
17 33 (1.13%) NAS
18 29 (0.99%) Intranet
19 24 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
20 23 (0.78%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 71 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (0.75%) MySQL
6 17 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (0.51%) MS Access
7 15 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 14 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (0.31%) FileMaker
10 8 (0.27%) GIS
10 8 (0.27%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.20%) Big Data
11 6 (0.20%) QlikView
11 6 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.14%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.14%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (0.78%) JIRA
2 7 (0.24%) Subversion
3 5 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (0.17%) MSI
3 5 (0.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.068%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.034%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.034%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.034%) ProC
5 1 (0.034%) PROIV
5 1 (0.034%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.034%) Toad
5 1 (0.034%) Xcode
General
1 299 (10.20%) Finance
2 101 (3.45%) Legal
3 94 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 93 (3.17%) Law
5 87 (2.97%) Marketing
6 86 (2.94%) Retail
7 81 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 70 (2.39%) Banking
9 45 (1.54%) Games
10 41 (1.40%) French Language
10 41 (1.40%) German Language
11 33 (1.13%) Advertising
12 25 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.65%) Back Office
13 19 (0.65%) Electronics
14 16 (0.55%) Automotive
14 16 (0.55%) Front Office
15 15 (0.51%) Publishing
16 12 (0.41%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.31%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (1.81%) HTML
2 52 (1.77%) Web Services
3 43 (1.47%) .NET
4 36 (1.23%) CSS
5 21 (0.72%) XML
6 14 (0.48%) Software Packaging
7 13 (0.44%) JSP
8 11 (0.38%) .NET Framework
8 11 (0.38%) ASP.NET
8 11 (0.38%) LAMP
9 7 (0.24%) COM
9 7 (0.24%) MAPI
9 7 (0.24%) Middleware
10 5 (0.17%) EDI
11 4 (0.14%) CGI
11 4 (0.14%) Entity Framework
11 4 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (0.14%) HTML5
11 4 (0.14%) LINQ
11 4 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 147 (5.02%) Driving Licence
4 100 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 87 (2.97%) iPhone
6 63 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 53 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
8 51 (1.74%) iPad
9 50 (1.71%) Smartphone
10 49 (1.67%) Management Information System
11 47 (1.60%) Fat Client
11 47 (1.60%) Thin Client
12 40 (1.37%) Hedge funds
13 38 (1.30%) Mathematics
14 35 (1.19%) Clustering
15 30 (1.02%) EPoS
16 28 (0.96%) Mobile Computing
17 26 (0.89%) Client/Server
18 21 (0.72%) Replication
19 13 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2001 (68.29%) Windows
2 939 (32.05%) Windows Server
3 737 (25.15%) Windows 7
4 661 (22.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 549 (18.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 348 (11.88%) Windows 8
7 311 (10.61%) Linux
8 287 (9.80%) Windows 10
9 211 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 167 (5.70%) Windows XP
11 128 (4.37%) Android
12 109 (3.72%) Apple iOS
13 105 (3.58%) Unix
14 94 (3.21%) Mac OS X
15 50 (1.71%) Windows Vista
16 36 (1.23%) CentOS
17 32 (1.09%) Ubuntu
18 30 (1.02%) Mac OS
19 28 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
20 16 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (22.80%) ITIL
2 144 (4.91%) Service Delivery
3 135 (4.61%) Service Management
4 99 (3.38%) Project Management
5 97 (3.31%) Incident Management
6 81 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 79 (2.70%) CRM
7 79 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 79 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 73 (2.49%) Problem Management
9 71 (2.42%) ITSM
10 69 (2.35%) Change Management
11 63 (2.15%) Line Management
12 59 (2.01%) Asset Management
13 57 (1.95%) Time Management
14 55 (1.88%) Virtual Environments
15 54 (1.84%) Mobile Device Management
16 49 (1.67%) ERP
17 46 (1.57%) ITIL V3
18 45 (1.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 390 (13.31%) SQL
2 106 (3.62%) PowerShell
3 51 (1.74%) Java
4 43 (1.47%) C#
5 33 (1.13%) C
6 31 (1.06%) VBScript
7 30 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 26 (0.89%) VB
8 26 (0.89%) VBA
9 22 (0.75%) Python
10 21 (0.72%) PHP
11 18 (0.61%) Perl
12 16 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 15 (0.51%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.48%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.38%) C++
15 11 (0.38%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.24%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.10%) RPG
18 2 (0.068%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 302 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 293 (10.00%) Degree
3 184 (6.28%) MCSE
4 138 (4.71%) MCSA
5 128 (4.37%) MCP
6 81 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
7 78 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
8 74 (2.53%) CCNA
9 64 (2.18%) MCITP
10 46 (1.57%) Security Cleared
11 37 (1.26%) MCTS
12 26 (0.89%) DBS Check
13 24 (0.82%) A+ Certification
14 20 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (0.55%) MOS
16 14 (0.48%) MCDST
16 14 (0.48%) PMI Certification
17 13 (0.44%) SC Cleared
18 12 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 10 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 272 (9.28%) SLA
2 24 (0.82%) QA
3 17 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.34%) DICOM
5 10 (0.34%) HL7
6 6 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.14%) COBIT
8 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.10%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.068%) SEPA
10 1 (0.034%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1507 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 393 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 96 (3.28%) XenApp
5 76 (2.59%) vSphere
6 47 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (1.43%) Terminal Services
8 33 (1.13%) VMware ESX
9 25 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
10 21 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
11 20 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
12 19 (0.65%) XenDesktop
13 18 (0.61%) Firmware
14 16 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
15 13 (0.44%) XenServer
16 11 (0.38%) Terminal Server
17 7 (0.24%) NFS
18 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
19 5 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
19 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 153 (5.22%) SCCM
2 44 (1.50%) Backup Exec
3 41 (1.40%) WSUS
4 30 (1.02%) SCOM
5 24 (0.82%) AirWatch
6 21 (0.72%) FortiGate
7 20 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (0.51%) DameWare
9 11 (0.38%) Casper Suite
9 11 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.34%) Nagios
11 9 (0.31%) NetBackup
12 8 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
12 8 (0.27%) HP SIM
13 7 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.24%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 5 (0.17%) Perfmon
15 5 (0.17%) Puppet
15 5 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1365 (46.59%) Microsoft
2 643 (21.95%) VMware
3 376 (12.83%) Citrix
4 348 (11.88%) Cisco
5 167 (5.70%) Apple
6 143 (4.88%) HP
7 87 (2.97%) Oracle
8 81 (2.76%) Dell
9 59 (2.01%) Google
10 50 (1.71%) Avaya
11 47 (1.60%) Veeam
12 44 (1.50%) Adobe
13 39 (1.33%) IBM
14 38 (1.30%) Mitel
15 37 (1.26%) SAP
15 37 (1.26%) Sophos
16 36 (1.23%) Bloomberg
16 36 (1.23%) Red Hat
17 32 (1.09%) Symantec
18 25 (0.85%) Intel
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £19000.00 - £21500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Beckenham, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £31500 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + £2,500 On Call Allowance plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago