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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 14 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 3.57% 1.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
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
54 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 96.43% 83.82% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 35
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Fife region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glenrothes - 1 £22,500 -
IT Support
Scotland

IT Support
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
Fife
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