The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 29 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.11% 1.50% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.53% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -9.61%
IT Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincolnshire 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
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 196 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 89.44% 98.00% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 99 158 97
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

IT Support
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Avaya
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (13.33%) XenServer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) MS Excel

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (13.33%) XenServer
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco