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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 64 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.90% 2.45% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.57% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 8
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £18,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
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
707 855 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.93% 95.32% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 582 777 839
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 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
5 10 (32.26%) MS Office
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (25.81%) Degree
7 7 (22.58%) Linux
7 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
8 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
8 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
9 5 (16.13%) Lync
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) Sophos
9 5 (16.13%) Wireless
9 5 (16.13%) VMware
10 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
10 4 (12.90%) VLAN
10 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.90%) Intranet
10 4 (12.90%) Apache
10 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
10 4 (12.90%) vSphere
11 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (9.68%) CentOS
11 3 (9.68%) MCP
11 3 (9.68%) LAN
11 3 (9.68%) WAN
11 3 (9.68%) DHCP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Lync
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Wireless
2 4 (12.90%) VLAN
2 4 (12.90%) Intranet
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
3 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.45%) WPA
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Bugzilla
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Redmine
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.68%) CentOS
7 2 (6.45%) Solaris
7 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
1 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
1 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.23%) Service Management
3 1 (3.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Sophos
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) CommVault
4 2 (6.45%) Novell
4 2 (6.45%) Veeam
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
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