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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 43 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 23 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.84% 0.97% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 0.99% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 5
Median salary £27,000 £26,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £34,600 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
454 605 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.58% 98.06% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 329 440 522
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 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 Northampton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) Finance
4 16 (69.57%) Manufacturing
4 16 (69.57%) Knowledge Management
4 16 (69.57%) Retail
4 16 (69.57%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
6 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
8 10 (43.48%) SaaS
9 9 (39.13%) IIS
10 6 (26.09%) MSI
10 6 (26.09%) Degree
10 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL
12 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
12 3 (13.04%) Change Management
12 3 (13.04%) Citrix
12 3 (13.04%) SLA
12 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (13.04%) Office 365
12 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (8.70%) MS Office
14 1 (4.35%) .NET
14 1 (4.35%) HTML
14 1 (4.35%) Java
14 1 (4.35%) PBX
14 1 (4.35%) DHCP
14 1 (4.35%) DNS

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 9 (39.13%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) PBX
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MSI
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 16 (69.57%) Manufacturing
2 16 (69.57%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Dell
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) VMware