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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 83 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.10% 1.18% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.21% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 12
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,200 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
872 988 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.72% 97.24% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 606 821 777
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 £31,500 +2.43% 1
Gloucester -1 2 £80,000 +280.95%
Cirencester - 1 - -
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (45.45%) Advertising
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (40.91%) Citrix
6 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) SLA
8 6 (27.27%) SAN
8 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 6 (27.27%) XenApp
9 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
10 4 (18.18%) Service Management
10 4 (18.18%) Process Management
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) MCSE
10 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
12 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
12 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 2 (9.09%) GIS
12 2 (9.09%) ESRI

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) GIS
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Process Management
1 4 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) XenApp
4 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
5 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) ESRI
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
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