The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Fife 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 11 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.00% 2.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -9.61%
IT Support
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife 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
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33 43 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 82.50% 93.48% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 48
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

IT Support
Salary Trend in Fife

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Fife

IT Support
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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