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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 36 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 2.02% - 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £22,750 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -7.84%
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
194 103 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 97.98% 99.04% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 191 99 64
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) 3G
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) iPad
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) iPhone

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) 3G
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple