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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
South East / Kent
Rank 62 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 23 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.70% 3.63% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.72% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 30
Median salary £22,500 £24,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,624 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,595
% change year-on-year
- +1.64%

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
828 1074 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.30% 97.55% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 636 933 906
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
West Malling -6 4 £19,000 -57.77%
Tunbridge Wells +15 3 £32,500 +42.85% 1
Maidstone -17 3 £21,500 +10.25%
Longfield - 2 £22,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £22,500 -
Chatham -7 1 - -
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
3 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
4 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
5 16 (34.04%) VMware
6 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
6 15 (31.91%) LAN
6 15 (31.91%) WAN
6 15 (31.91%) Office 365
7 14 (29.79%) MS Office
8 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (23.40%) DHCP
10 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (17.02%) DNS
12 8 (17.02%) MCSE
12 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (14.89%) Finance
13 7 (14.89%) SCCM
13 7 (14.89%) Apple
14 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (12.77%) A+ Certification
14 6 (12.77%) CCNA
14 6 (12.77%) Wireless
14 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
15 5 (10.64%) Virtual Environments

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 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.26%) CMS
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (29.79%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) LAN
1 15 (31.91%) WAN
2 11 (23.40%) DHCP
3 8 (17.02%) DNS
4 6 (12.77%) Wireless
5 4 (8.51%) SAN
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.38%) Firewall
6 3 (6.38%) VoIP
7 2 (4.26%) VLAN
7 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.13%) ADSL
8 1 (2.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.13%) Intranet
8 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) French Language
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) EDI
2 1 (2.13%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) AS400
1 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.38%) iPhone
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.64%) Linux
8 4 (8.51%) Android
8 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) ITIL
1 5 (10.64%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (8.51%) ERP
2 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.38%) Project Management
3 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.38%) Server Building
4 2 (4.26%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.26%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.13%) Benchmarking
5 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) Change Management
5 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) RPG
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
3 6 (12.77%) A+ Certification
3 6 (12.77%) CCNA
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) MCP
5 3 (6.38%) MCSA
6 2 (4.26%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Apple
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 4 (8.51%) Infor
5 3 (6.38%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Mitel
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Nortel
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago