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 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 70 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 46 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.00% 2.22% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 2.32% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 38
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £26,650 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
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
1463 1684 1738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.43% 96.01% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1509 1508
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 0 14 £22,500 +2.27% 2
Abingdon +16 8 £39,000 -
Wallingford - 5 £19,500 -
Witney +13 1 £18,000 -25.00%
Banbury - 1 £17,500 - 1
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.78%) Active Directory
4 22 (29.73%) Linux
5 16 (21.62%) VMware
6 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
7 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (17.57%) Degree
8 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (16.22%) SQL
8 12 (16.22%) MS Office
9 11 (14.86%) VB
9 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
10 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
10 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
10 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.81%) vSphere
12 7 (9.46%) Apache
13 6 (8.11%) Python
13 6 (8.11%) Java
13 6 (8.11%) IBM Notes
13 6 (8.11%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (8.11%) Web Services
13 6 (8.11%) DHCP
13 6 (8.11%) DNS
13 6 (8.11%) SLA
13 6 (8.11%) Sophos
13 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (8.11%) IBM

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 6 (8.11%) IBM Notes
4 6 (8.11%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (8.11%) Lync
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Office
2 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) DHCP
1 6 (8.11%) DNS
1 6 (8.11%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) VLAN
2 5 (6.76%) Wireless
2 5 (6.76%) LAN
3 4 (5.41%) WAN
3 4 (5.41%) Intranet
3 4 (5.41%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (5.41%) NAS
3 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.05%) WPA
4 3 (4.05%) Firewall
5 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.35%) VPN
6 1 (1.35%) SMTP
6 1 (1.35%) FTP
6 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Subversion
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.05%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.70%) Redmine
General
1 6 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.05%) Open Source
2 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
4 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) CentOS
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.41%) Solaris
6 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.35%) Android
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.35%) NetWare
7 1 (1.35%) UNIX
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
2 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (8.11%) Analytics
2 6 (8.11%) Web Development
3 4 (5.41%) ITIL
3 4 (5.41%) Software Deployment
3 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.35%) Information Security
4 1 (1.35%) Time Management
4 1 (1.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.35%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (1.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.35%) Line Management
4 1 (1.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.35%) Coaching
4 1 (1.35%) Product Management
4 1 (1.35%) Service Management
4 1 (1.35%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) VB
3 6 (8.11%) Python
3 6 (8.11%) Java
4 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.70%) MCSE
3 2 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (33.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) vSphere
4 3 (4.05%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.62%) VMware
3 6 (8.11%) Sophos
3 6 (8.11%) IBM
3 6 (8.11%) Lotus
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) Veeam
5 3 (4.05%) CommVault
6 2 (2.70%) Novell
6 2 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
Bicester, Oxfordshire
The One Group
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus on call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago