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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 63 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 17 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.35% 1.22% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.27% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 14
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
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
699 869 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.55% 96.45% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 566 751 763
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,324
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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 +17 15 £30,000 +42.85% 1
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 7 (25.00%) Information Security
5 7 (25.00%) Legal
5 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.00%) ISO27002
6 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (10.71%) Project Management
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.71%) ERP
9 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (25.00%) Information Security
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Document Management
4 2 (7.14%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) EAI
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) APMG
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (25.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) RedPrairie
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + £100k OTE + car
Posted: 10 days ago