The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 75 57 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.41% 1.48% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.58% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 3
Average salary £22,500 £17,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.93%
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 Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
943 571 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.06% 93.76% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 864 525 620
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -23 9 £23,000 +31.42% 1
Daventry -4 4 £22,500 +50.00%
Kettering -6 1 £24,000 +60.00%
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (52.17%) MS Office
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) Office 365
7 3 (13.04%) Firewall
7 3 (13.04%) IIS
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (8.70%) PBX
8 2 (8.70%) Citrix
8 2 (8.70%) Lotus
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.70%) Retail
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.70%) VMware
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) PBX
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Lotus
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago