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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 84 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 45 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.77% 2.58% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 2.64% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 24
Average salary £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £20,200 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1554 1399 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.63% 97.42% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1194 1265
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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
Abingdon -3 10 £25,000 -
Oxford -10 9 £22,000 -20.00% 4
Thame - 9 £20,500 - 2
Bicester - 7 £23,500 -
Banbury -11 6 £45,000 +78.21%
Witney - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 77 (70.64%) Windows
2 57 (52.29%) Active Directory
3 37 (33.94%) Windows 7
4 36 (33.03%) Windows Server
5 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
5 34 (31.19%) Windows XP
6 32 (29.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (24.77%) MS Office
8 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
9 22 (20.18%) Windows 8
10 21 (19.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 19 (17.43%) MS Exchange
11 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
12 16 (14.68%) DHCP
12 16 (14.68%) VMware
12 16 (14.68%) Office 365
13 15 (13.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (13.76%) DNS
14 14 (12.84%) ITIL
15 13 (11.93%) PowerShell
16 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (11.01%) Firewall
16 12 (11.01%) VPN
17 11 (10.09%) Sophos
17 11 (10.09%) SQL
17 11 (10.09%) TCP/IP
18 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (9.17%) Degree
18 10 (9.17%) VoIP
18 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 19 (17.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) Apache
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (24.77%) MS Office
2 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.68%) Office 365
2 5 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.75%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.68%) DHCP
2 15 (13.76%) DNS
3 12 (11.01%) Firewall
3 12 (11.01%) VPN
4 11 (10.09%) TCP/IP
5 10 (9.17%) VoIP
6 8 (7.34%) ADSL
6 8 (7.34%) SAN
7 6 (5.50%) Internet
7 6 (5.50%) LAN
7 6 (5.50%) WAN
8 5 (4.59%) Wireless
9 4 (3.67%) Intranet
9 4 (3.67%) WLAN
10 2 (1.83%) VLAN
11 1 (0.92%) InfiniBand
11 1 (0.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.50%) Mercurial
2 5 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.92%) GCC
General
1 6 (5.50%) Retail
2 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.75%) Finance
4 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) CSS
1 1 (0.92%) HTML
1 1 (0.92%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.75%) Replication
3 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.92%) CUDA
4 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.92%) Handset
4 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (70.64%) Windows
2 37 (33.94%) Windows 7
3 36 (33.03%) Windows Server
4 34 (31.19%) Windows XP
5 32 (29.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (20.18%) Windows 8
7 21 (19.27%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.75%) Linux
11 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (12.84%) ITIL
3 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 8 (7.34%) Office Automation
4 6 (5.50%) Line Management
4 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (5.50%) Service Management
5 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.59%) Automated Testing
5 5 (4.59%) Change Control
5 5 (4.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (4.59%) Data Protection
5 5 (4.59%) DevOps
5 5 (4.59%) Information Security
5 5 (4.59%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.59%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.59%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (3.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.09%) SQL
3 6 (5.50%) VB
4 5 (4.59%) C#
4 5 (4.59%) Java
4 5 (4.59%) Perl
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.92%) Python
5 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.34%) MCSE
3 5 (4.59%) CCNA
3 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.67%) MCITP
4 4 (3.67%) MCP
4 4 (3.67%) MCSA
5 3 (2.75%) MCDST
5 3 (2.75%) MCTS
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.92%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (52.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.75%) XenServer
5 1 (0.92%) KVM
5 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.68%) VMware
3 11 (10.09%) Sophos
4 7 (6.42%) Apple
4 7 (6.42%) Citrix
5 5 (4.59%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.75%) Symantec
7 2 (1.83%) Avaya
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco
7 2 (1.83%) Dell
7 2 (1.83%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.83%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) Kaspersky
7 2 (1.83%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.83%) Sony
8 1 (0.92%) Aruba
8 1 (0.92%) Intel
8 1 (0.92%) Meru Networks
8 1 (0.92%) Palo Alto
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