The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 28 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.11% 0.91% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
IT Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
144 109 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 98.63% 99.09% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 110 68 135
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 £32,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

IT Support
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

IT Support
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
County Antrim -6 5 £30,000 +33.33% 1
County Tyrone - 1 £16,000 -
IT Support
UK

IT Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (14.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) ESRI
1 1 (14.29%) Meraki
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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