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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 87 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 32 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.10% 1.25% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.28% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 24
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £20,200 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
1441 1719 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.74% 97.56% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1465 1804
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +8 16 £27,500 -15.38% 5
Banbury +10 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Abingdon -10 2 - -
Kidlington - 2 £23,750 -
Thame +12 1 £22,000 -26.66%
Witney - 1 - -
Bicester - 1 £22,500 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 54 (79.41%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
4 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (36.76%) VMware
6 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
7 19 (27.94%) MS Office
7 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
8 16 (23.53%) DNS
8 16 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (22.06%) MCP
9 15 (22.06%) MCSE
10 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
10 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (19.12%) Linux
11 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 11 (16.18%) Degree
12 11 (16.18%) Windows 8
13 10 (14.71%) SQL
13 10 (14.71%) CCNA
13 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (13.24%) Wireless
14 9 (13.24%) Analytics
14 9 (13.24%) Cisco
15 8 (11.76%) SAN
15 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
16 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.29%) IIS
4 5 (7.35%) Lync
5 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.88%) IBM Notes
5 4 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (4.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.47%) WordPress
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) MS Office
1 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) DNS
2 9 (13.24%) Wireless
3 8 (11.76%) SAN
4 7 (10.29%) DHCP
4 7 (10.29%) Firewall
5 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.35%) VoIP
6 5 (7.35%) WAN
7 4 (5.88%) LAN
8 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.41%) VPN
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.41%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (4.41%) NAS
9 2 (2.94%) Intranet
9 2 (2.94%) Internet
10 1 (1.47%) 3G
10 1 (1.47%) MPLS
10 1 (1.47%) IPv4
10 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
General
1 4 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 54 (79.41%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.12%) Linux
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (16.18%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.41%) CentOS
7 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.41%) Solaris
8 2 (2.94%) Android
9 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Analytics
2 7 (10.29%) Time Management
2 7 (10.29%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Data Management
3 5 (7.35%) Web Development
4 4 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.47%) Document Management
6 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.47%) Service Management
6 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.47%) Software License Management
6 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.47%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) VB
2 4 (5.88%) Python
2 4 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (22.06%) MCP
2 15 (22.06%) MCSE
3 11 (16.18%) Degree
4 10 (14.71%) CCNA
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.29%) MCSA
5 7 (10.29%) MCT
6 4 (5.88%) MCTS
6 4 (5.88%) MCITP
7 3 (4.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.41%) SCCM
1 3 (4.41%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.47%) DameWare
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.76%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Cisco
4 7 (10.29%) HP
4 7 (10.29%) Citrix
5 6 (8.82%) Apple
6 4 (5.88%) Juniper
6 4 (5.88%) Lotus
6 4 (5.88%) EMC
6 4 (5.88%) IBM
6 4 (5.88%) Veeam
6 4 (5.88%) Meru Networks
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.41%) Symantec
8 2 (2.94%) Sophos
8 2 (2.94%) Sage
9 1 (1.47%) Altiris
9 1 (1.47%) Draytek
9 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.47%) Trend Micro
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Tessella
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £12000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago