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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 61 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 21 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.79% 2.73% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.89% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 9
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £26,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.38%
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
708 693 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.90% 94.54% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 553 621 813
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 3 September 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Oxford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 14 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 13 (34.21%) Windows 8
5 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (26.32%) DHCP
6 10 (26.32%) DNS
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) MS Office
8 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.42%) ITIL
9 7 (18.42%) Intranet
10 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
10 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
11 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (13.16%) Office 365
12 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (10.53%) Line Management
12 4 (10.53%) Fujitsu
12 4 (10.53%) Life Science
12 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
12 4 (10.53%) VLAN
12 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
12 4 (10.53%) Sony
12 4 (10.53%) VoIP
13 3 (7.89%) WAN
13 3 (7.89%) LAN

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Office
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DHCP
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) Intranet
3 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) VoIP
4 4 (10.53%) VLAN
5 3 (7.89%) Wireless
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.63%) SAN
7 1 (2.63%) WPA
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.63%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.63%) GCC
2 1 (2.63%) Redmine
2 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Life Science
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Grid Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Wiki
2 1 (2.63%) CUDA
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (34.21%) Windows 8
4 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
3 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.63%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) Process Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Security
4 1 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) R
2 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) XenServer
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) KVM
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Sony
2 4 (10.53%) Fujitsu
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Novell
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Sophos
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Intel
5 1 (2.63%) CommVault
5 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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