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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 81 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 9 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.15% 2.11% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 2.17% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 13
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
760 739 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.19% 97.49% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 642 614 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
3 22 (59.46%) Windows 7
4 20 (54.05%) MS Office
5 17 (45.95%) Windows 8
6 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
6 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
7 15 (40.54%) Windows XP
8 13 (35.14%) DHCP
9 12 (32.43%) VMware
9 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
10 11 (29.73%) VPN
10 11 (29.73%) DNS
11 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
11 10 (27.03%) Office 365
11 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
13 8 (21.62%) ADSL
13 8 (21.62%) VoIP
13 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
13 8 (21.62%) SAN
13 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office Automation
13 8 (21.62%) Office Automation
14 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (16.22%) Degree
15 6 (16.22%) Internet
16 5 (13.51%) Wireless
16 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (13.51%) Sophos

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (54.05%) MS Office
2 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) DHCP
2 11 (29.73%) DNS
2 11 (29.73%) VPN
3 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
4 8 (21.62%) ADSL
4 8 (21.62%) SAN
4 8 (21.62%) VoIP
5 6 (16.22%) Internet
6 5 (13.51%) Wireless
7 4 (10.81%) Firewall
7 4 (10.81%) Intranet
8 1 (2.70%) InfiniBand
8 1 (2.70%) NAS
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) GCC
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) CUDA
4 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Handset
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Windows 7
3 17 (45.95%) Windows 8
4 15 (40.54%) Windows XP
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
6 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.41%) Linux
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 8 (21.62%) Office Automation
2 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.11%) Network Management
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) ERP
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Security
5 1 (2.70%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) CCNA
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCDST
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
4 2 (5.41%) MCP
4 2 (5.41%) MCSA
4 2 (5.41%) MCTS
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) XenServer
5 1 (2.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Apple
3 5 (13.51%) Sophos
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) Avaya
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) Kaspersky
6 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.70%) Aruba
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.70%) Sun
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