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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 53 63 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 25 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.29% 1.73% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.80% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 7
Average salary £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £19,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,200 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.16%
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
720 722 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.86% 95.88% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 591 663 803
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 31 July 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Oxford

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (32.43%) Windows 8
7 10 (27.03%) DNS
7 10 (27.03%) DHCP
8 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
8 8 (21.62%) MS Office
8 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.22%) Intranet
11 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
11 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.51%) Office 365
12 4 (10.81%) Fujitsu
12 4 (10.81%) VLAN
12 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (10.81%) Sony
12 4 (10.81%) VoIP
12 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
13 3 (8.11%) WAN
13 3 (8.11%) LAN
13 3 (8.11%) SQL
13 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
13 3 (8.11%) VMware
13 3 (8.11%) Wireless

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DHCP
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) Intranet
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) VLAN
5 3 (8.11%) Wireless
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
6 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.41%) WPA
7 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.70%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Redmine
General
1 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.11%) Life Science
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.41%) Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.11%) Line Management
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
4 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Process Management
5 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Sony
2 4 (10.81%) Fujitsu
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Veeam
4 2 (5.41%) CommVault
4 2 (5.41%) Novell
4 2 (5.41%) Sophos
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
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