The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 53 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.51% 0.61% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.64% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £22,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
372 157 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.38% 96.32% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 335 150 177
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support
Hampshire

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

IT Support
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Portsmouth

IT Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) CCA
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Magento
2 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) CCA
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) VMware