The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 58 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.28% 0.76% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.80% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £26,000 £25,125 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +2.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,950 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £41,125 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
537 502 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.99% 95.98% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 369 476 440
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

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 14 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
6 3 (18.75%) MCSA
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) MobileIron
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (18.75%) LANDesk
6 3 (18.75%) SCOM
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Android
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (12.50%) Law
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Case Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) EAI
3 1 (6.25%) Email Filtering
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSA
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) LANDesk
3 3 (18.75%) MobileIron
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) iManage
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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