The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 67 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.35% 2.72% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.86% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 8
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,100 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
IT Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
709 875 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.81% 95.32% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 583 771 850
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Oxford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (25.93%) Degree
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
7 5 (18.52%) Sophos
7 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) Lync
8 4 (14.81%) vSphere
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
8 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
8 4 (14.81%) VLAN
8 4 (14.81%) Intranet
8 4 (14.81%) Apache
9 3 (11.11%) MCP
9 3 (11.11%) DHCP
9 3 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco
9 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.11%) CentOS

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) Lync
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Intranet
1 4 (14.81%) VLAN
1 4 (14.81%) Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (7.41%) NAS
3 2 (7.41%) WPA
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Bugzilla
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Redmine
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Process Management
4 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Sophos
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam
4 2 (7.41%) CommVault
5 1 (3.70%) Novell
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
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