The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 66 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 22 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.28% 2.99% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 3.08% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 31
Median salary £26,728 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £41,850
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
943 1073 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.82% 97.37% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 827 948 1024
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Kent

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Kent

IT Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Faversham - 6 £21,500 -
Canterbury - 4 £26,956 -
Stansted -11 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Maidstone +7 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Chatham -8 1 £38,000 +38.18%
Dartford - 1 £29,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £27,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 45 (76.27%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Active Directory
3 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
4 28 (47.46%) MS Office
5 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
6 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
7 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (32.20%) Driving Licence
8 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
9 13 (22.03%) SLA
9 13 (22.03%) VMware
10 12 (20.34%) Office 365
11 11 (18.64%) Windows 8
12 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (16.95%) Firewall
12 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
12 10 (16.95%) DNS
12 10 (16.95%) SAN
13 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (15.25%) Cisco
13 9 (15.25%) ITIL
13 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
14 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (13.56%) Skype for Business
14 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
14 8 (13.56%) IIS
14 8 (13.56%) DHCP
14 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (13.56%) IIS
4 8 (13.56%) Skype for Business
5 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
5 7 (11.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (11.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (47.46%) MS Office
2 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Office 365
2 5 (8.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) DNS
1 10 (16.95%) Firewall
1 10 (16.95%) SAN
2 8 (13.56%) DHCP
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
3 5 (8.47%) VPN
3 5 (8.47%) WAN
3 5 (8.47%) Wireless
4 3 (5.08%) VLAN
5 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) Skype
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) EDI
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.39%) AS400
2 2 (3.39%) iPhone
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 45 (76.27%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
3 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.64%) Windows 8
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.39%) Android
10 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.47%) Data Protection
4 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.78%) ITSM
4 4 (6.78%) Line Management
4 4 (6.78%) Service Management
5 3 (5.08%) Migration
5 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) SOA
6 2 (3.39%) Case Management
6 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Workflow
7 1 (1.69%) Change Management
7 1 (1.69%) ERP
7 1 (1.69%) High Availability
7 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) RPG
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.17%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) Degree
5 4 (6.78%) A+ Certification
5 4 (6.78%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
6 2 (3.39%) MCITP
6 2 (3.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.69%) HND
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (59.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.86%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (11.86%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.08%) vCloud
6 2 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
1 4 (6.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) VMware
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 7 (11.86%) WatchGuard
5 4 (6.78%) Apple
5 4 (6.78%) HP
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) Dell
7 2 (3.39%) Avaya
7 2 (3.39%) Infor
8 1 (1.69%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.69%) MAPICS
8 1 (1.69%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) SAP
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