The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 61 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.68% 0.72% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.75% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 11
Average salary £21,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 936 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.12% 96.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 683 811 613
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
Oxfordshire

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IT Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Oxford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) MS Office
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
6 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
6 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (22.50%) VMware
9 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
10 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (17.50%) SLA
10 7 (17.50%) Remedy
10 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
11 6 (15.00%) Symantec
12 5 (12.50%) Finance
12 5 (12.50%) SQL
13 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (10.00%) Cisco
13 4 (10.00%) SAN
13 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
14 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
14 3 (7.50%) Firewall
14 3 (7.50%) Local Government
14 3 (7.50%) WAN
15 2 (5.00%) VPN
15 2 (5.00%) Citrix
15 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (57.50%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
3 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) IPsec
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (2.50%) ERP
3 1 (2.50%) CAD
3 1 (2.50%) Project Management
3 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) VMware
3 7 (17.50%) Remedy
4 6 (15.00%) Symantec
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago