The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 48 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.11% 1.38% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 1.42% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 11
Median salary £30,000 £21,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £22,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
IT Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 633 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.31% 97.38% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 393 550 547
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Northampton

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Northampton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
4 7 (31.82%) Information Security
4 7 (31.82%) Legal
4 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) ISO27002
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) Software Testing

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (31.82%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
2 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (9.09%) Document Management
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Case Management
6 1 (4.55%) EAI
6 1 (4.55%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) APMG
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (31.82%) ISO27002
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Dell
3 2 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) RedPrairie
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO