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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 29 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.40% 3.61% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 3.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £18,500 £21,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +4.87%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
143 82 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 97.28% 98.80% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 132 79 158
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware