The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 115 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 9 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.59% 2.88% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 2.98% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 49
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £18,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
IT Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1471 1478 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 96.73% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1185 1546
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Oxfordshire region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 4 £23,500 +4.44%
Abingdon -29 3 £23,500 -39.74% 3
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server
3 16 (28.07%) Windows XP
4 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
5 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.30%) ITIL
7 11 (19.30%) MS Office
7 11 (19.30%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
9 9 (15.79%) DNS
9 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 9 (15.79%) Office 365
9 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
10 8 (14.04%) DHCP
11 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (12.28%) Sophos
12 6 (10.53%) Firewall
12 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
12 6 (10.53%) Information Security
13 5 (8.77%) VMware
13 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
13 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
13 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
13 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (8.77%) Data Protection

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) DNS
2 8 (14.04%) DHCP
3 6 (10.53%) Firewall
3 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.77%) VoIP
4 5 (8.77%) VPN
5 3 (5.26%) ADSL
5 3 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.77%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server
2 16 (28.07%) Windows XP
3 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (19.30%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.51%) Linux
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.53%) Information Security
4 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
4 5 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
4 5 (8.77%) DevOps
4 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 3 (5.26%) Office Automation
5 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) CRM
6 2 (3.51%) ERP
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) C#
1 5 (8.77%) Java
1 5 (8.77%) Perl
1 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) MCSE
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.26%) MCSA
4 2 (3.51%) CCNA
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) MCDST
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) MCTS
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.02%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Sophos
3 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
3 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Apple
5 2 (3.51%) Avaya
5 2 (3.51%) Fujitsu
5 2 (3.51%) Sony
5 2 (3.51%) Symantec
6 1 (1.75%) Aruba
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.75%) Meru Networks
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