The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 30 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.12% 0.83% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% 0.88% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £17,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.17% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
IT Support
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 114 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 93.53% 94.21% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 107 106 93
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £20,400 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

IT Support
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Exeter region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Exeter

IT Support
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Games
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) VMware