The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Preston region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 30 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.12% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £25,000 £21,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT Support
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 141 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 100.00% 96.58% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 96
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

IT Support
Salary Trend in Preston

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Preston

IT Support Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) BPR
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) VMware

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) BPR
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: 6 days ago