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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 55 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.23% 0.28% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Median salary £31,000 £22,750 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
407 719 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.54% 98.90% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 257 646 653
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Lotus
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity

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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) APMG
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO27002
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie