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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 73 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.44% 0.31% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.33% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -20.00%
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
932 598 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.98% 94.17% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 846 539 612
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 - 7 £23,000 - 1
Daventry - 5 £22,500 -
Kettering - 1 £24,000 -
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 13 (56.52%) MS Office
3 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
10 3 (13.04%) Firewall
11 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
11 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
11 2 (8.70%) VMware
11 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (8.70%) IIS
11 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
11 2 (8.70%) Citrix
11 2 (8.70%) PBX
11 2 (8.70%) Lotus
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) Office 365
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Office
2 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) PBX
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 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 Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) 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
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