The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 84 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 11 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.09% 0.67% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.71% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £17,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £32,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
IT Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 850 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.66% 95.40% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 795 769 741
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

IT Support
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cheltenham -5 7 £23,000 +35.29% 1
Gloucester - 3 - -
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) Advertising
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.79%) Intranet
10 3 (15.79%) Internet
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
10 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.79%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 3 (15.79%) Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Clustering
11 2 (10.53%) SCCM
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco
11 2 (10.53%) LAN
11 2 (10.53%) WAN
11 2 (10.53%) HP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
Cirencester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago