The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Poole 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 37 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 3.01% 1.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £24,250 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole 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
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 165 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 99.25% 99.40% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 122 152 78
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

IT Support
Salary Trend in Poole

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Poole

IT Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) AS400
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Toshiba
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Toshiba
2 1 (16.67%) IBM