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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 61 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 16 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.10% 1.34% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.37% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 13
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
726 949 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.28% 98.14% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 625 804 933
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £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 22 December 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Oxford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) MS Office
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
5 12 (34.29%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.86%) CCNA
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 6 (17.14%) Lync
10 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
10 6 (17.14%) DNS
10 6 (17.14%) MCP
11 5 (14.29%) IIS
11 5 (14.29%) Linux
11 5 (14.29%) MCSE
11 5 (14.29%) MCT
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.29%) Cisco
11 5 (14.29%) Wireless
11 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 5 (14.29%) Data Management
11 5 (14.29%) Computer Science

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Lync
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) Wireless
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) Intranet
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
General
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Data Management
1 5 (14.29%) Analytics
2 4 (11.43%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Time Management
4 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.86%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) CCNA
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 6 (17.14%) MCP
4 5 (14.29%) MCSE
4 5 (14.29%) MCT
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) Symantec
4 3 (8.57%) Sophos
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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