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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 28 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.27% 1.37% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.41% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £25,000 £17,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
127 71 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 96.21% 97.26% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 117 65 122
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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