The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 129 118 152
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 58 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.51% 1.65% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.72% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 51 53 39
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
IT Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3636 3137 4023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.81% 96.02% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3144 2621 3411
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Hampshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Hampshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Basingstoke +17 25 £21,500 +22.85% 2
Southampton -8 22 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Fareham -8 2 £15,875 -54.64% 1
Petersfield - 2 £28,250 - 1
Farnborough +1 1 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Portsmouth -21 1 £22,500 -43.75%
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 100 (78.13%) Windows
2 72 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 62 (48.44%) MS Excel
4 54 (42.19%) Active Directory
5 51 (39.84%) VMware
6 43 (33.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (32.81%) Firewall
8 41 (32.03%) Citrix
9 40 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 39 (30.47%) TCP/IP
11 33 (25.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 31 (24.22%) Windows XP
13 31 (24.22%) Windows Vista
14 29 (22.66%) MS Office
15 28 (21.88%) WAN
16 25 (19.53%) MCSE
16 25 (19.53%) MCITP
17 24 (18.75%) Fat Client
17 24 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 24 (18.75%) CCA
17 24 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
17 24 (18.75%) Thin Client
18 19 (14.84%) Windows 7
19 17 (13.28%) ITIL
20 15 (11.72%) LAN
21 14 (10.94%) SLA
21 14 (10.94%) Windows 8
22 11 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
22 11 (8.59%) VLAN

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 32 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.34%) Lync
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 62 (48.44%) MS Excel
2 29 (22.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Office 365
2 3 (2.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.81%) Firewall
2 39 (30.47%) TCP/IP
3 28 (21.88%) WAN
4 15 (11.72%) LAN
5 11 (8.59%) VLAN
6 10 (7.81%) DNS
7 9 (7.03%) VoIP
8 8 (6.25%) IP Telephony
9 7 (5.47%) VPN
9 7 (5.47%) DHCP
10 5 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.91%) SAN
11 4 (3.13%) NAS
12 3 (2.34%) Intranet
13 2 (1.56%) Network Security
13 2 (1.56%) SSL
13 2 (1.56%) Wireless
14 1 (0.78%) WLAN
14 1 (0.78%) ADSL
14 1 (0.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.56%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.34%) French Language
2 3 (2.34%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Publishing
4 1 (0.78%) Local Government
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Front Office
4 1 (0.78%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.75%) Fat Client
1 24 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 5 (3.91%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.91%) Mathematics
2 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) iPad
4 2 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (0.78%) DTV
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) Kindle
5 1 (0.78%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 100 (78.13%) Windows
2 43 (33.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (24.22%) Windows XP
3 31 (24.22%) Windows Vista
4 19 (14.84%) Windows 7
5 14 (10.94%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.69%) Android
8 6 (4.69%) Linux
9 4 (3.13%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.34%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.78%) Debian
11 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.28%) ITIL
2 8 (6.25%) CRM
3 7 (5.47%) Incident Management
4 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (3.91%) Mentoring
5 3 (2.34%) ITSM
5 3 (2.34%) Change Management
5 3 (2.34%) Service Management
5 3 (2.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.34%) Data Protection
6 2 (1.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.56%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.56%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (1.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.56%) Project Management
6 2 (1.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (0.78%) MVC
7 1 (0.78%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.03%) SQL
2 4 (3.13%) C
3 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (19.53%) MCSE
2 25 (19.53%) MCITP
3 24 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (18.75%) CCA
3 24 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (6.25%) Degree
5 5 (3.91%) MCSA
6 4 (3.13%) MCDST
7 3 (2.34%) MCP
8 2 (1.56%) MCTS
8 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.56%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.78%) HND
9 1 (0.78%) CCNA
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) BS7799
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 54 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 33 (25.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.81%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.69%) XenApp
5 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) WSUS
2 4 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 51 (39.84%) VMware
3 41 (32.03%) Citrix
4 5 (3.91%) Apple
5 4 (3.13%) Cisco
6 3 (2.34%) Google
7 2 (1.56%) HP
7 2 (1.56%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) Juniper
8 1 (0.78%) Lotus
8 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.78%) Splunk
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITPS
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Totton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: £20,000-£22,000 plus shift allowance of 15% of basic annual salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Fordingbridge
Blue Town Online
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago