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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 88 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.75% 2.09% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.17% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 4
Average salary £19,250 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,750 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.21%
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
890 876 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.49% 96.37% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 746 722 718
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
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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 +4 5 £24,000 +62.71%
Gloucester -4 2 £17,750 -19.31%
Dursley - 1 £19,250 -
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (74.07%) Citrix
4 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
5 17 (62.96%) VMware
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (29.63%) Advertising
11 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
12 6 (22.22%) HP
13 5 (18.52%) MPLS
13 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
13 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
13 5 (18.52%) Cisco
13 5 (18.52%) DHCP
13 5 (18.52%) LAN
13 5 (18.52%) WAN
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL
13 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
13 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
14 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
14 4 (14.81%) MS Office
14 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (11.11%) DNS
16 2 (7.41%) VoIP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
5 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) MPLS
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Intranet
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) 3G
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (29.63%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
7 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) ERP
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Validation
3 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Citrix
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 per annum + 20%
Posted: 4 days ago