The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 25 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 198 221 240
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 307 243 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.10% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.15% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 259 219 209
Average salary £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,350 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
England

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Support Salary Trend in the South East

IT Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +42 68 £25,000 -2.62% 4
Hampshire -8 65 £23,000 -2.12% 7
Buckinghamshire +14 42 £22,500 -7.21% 7
Surrey -16 42 £25,000 -9.09% 4
Oxfordshire +14 36 £21,625 -9.89% 4
Kent +8 28 £24,750 -4.80% 4
West Sussex -3 15 £23,000 +2.22% 7
East Sussex -11 13 £22,500 - 1
Sussex +9 1 - -
IT Support
England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 443 (75.99%) Windows
2 282 (48.37%) Active Directory
3 278 (47.68%) Microsoft
4 215 (36.88%) MS Excel
5 205 (35.16%) MS Exchange
6 187 (32.08%) MS Office
7 180 (30.87%) Windows 7
8 163 (27.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 123 (21.10%) VMware
10 120 (20.58%) ITIL
11 110 (18.87%) Windows XP
12 90 (15.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 86 (14.75%) Firewall
14 82 (14.07%) Exchange Server 2010
15 81 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 78 (13.38%) SQL
17 75 (12.86%) TCP/IP
18 74 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
19 73 (12.52%) SLA
20 72 (12.35%) DNS
21 68 (11.66%) Cisco
22 67 (11.49%) VPN
23 64 (10.98%) SQL Server
23 64 (10.98%) Windows 8
24 62 (10.63%) DHCP
25 61 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
26 58 (9.95%) Degree
27 57 (9.78%) Citrix
28 54 (9.26%) MCSE
28 54 (9.26%) Linux

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 205 (35.16%) MS Exchange
2 82 (14.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 33 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (4.12%) Lync
6 16 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.23%) IIS
8 10 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.54%) NetWeaver
10 6 (1.03%) GroupWise
11 5 (0.86%) Apache
12 4 (0.69%) WordPress
12 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.51%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.51%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 215 (36.88%) MS Excel
2 187 (32.08%) MS Office
3 12 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.23%) Office 365
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.54%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (14.75%) Firewall
2 75 (12.86%) TCP/IP
3 72 (12.35%) DNS
4 67 (11.49%) VPN
5 62 (10.63%) DHCP
6 42 (7.20%) Wireless
7 37 (6.35%) SAN
8 36 (6.17%) LAN
8 36 (6.17%) WAN
9 29 (4.97%) Internet
10 22 (3.77%) VoIP
11 16 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (2.06%) VLAN
13 8 (1.37%) Intranet
13 8 (1.37%) SSL
14 7 (1.20%) ADSL
14 7 (1.20%) IP Telephony
15 6 (1.03%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.03%) NetScreen
16 5 (0.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (1.54%) MaxDB
3 9 (1.54%) DB2
4 5 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (0.86%) MySQL
4 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.69%) MS Access
6 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (5.66%) Finance
2 19 (3.26%) Retail
3 15 (2.57%) Back Office
4 13 (2.23%) Advertising
5 12 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.72%) German Language
7 7 (1.20%) French Language
7 7 (1.20%) Law
8 5 (0.86%) Marketing
8 5 (0.86%) Italian Language
8 5 (0.86%) Russian Language
8 5 (0.86%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.69%) Swedish Language
9 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.51%) Local Government
11 2 (0.34%) Front Office
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.72%) HTML
2 9 (1.54%) SAP Basis
3 6 (1.03%) COM
4 5 (0.86%) .NET
5 4 (0.69%) JSP
5 4 (0.69%) LAMP
6 3 (0.51%) XML
6 3 (0.51%) CSS
7 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.34%) RSS
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
8 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.17%) J2EE
8 1 (0.17%) ODBC
8 1 (0.17%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.15%) Blackberry
2 14 (2.40%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.23%) Thin Client
3 13 (2.23%) Fat Client
4 11 (1.89%) EPoS
5 10 (1.72%) PDA
5 10 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.20%) iPhone
7 6 (1.03%) Clustering
8 5 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.86%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.69%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.69%) FMCG
9 4 (0.69%) Firmware
10 3 (0.51%) NHS
10 3 (0.51%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.51%) Kindle
11 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.34%) Open Source
11 2 (0.34%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 443 (75.99%) Windows
2 180 (30.87%) Windows 7
3 163 (27.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 110 (18.87%) Windows XP
5 81 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (10.98%) Windows 8
7 61 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (9.26%) Linux
9 22 (3.77%) Windows Vista
10 16 (2.74%) Mac OS X
11 11 (1.89%) Android
12 9 (1.54%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.20%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.51%) CentOS
16 3 (0.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (20.58%) ITIL
2 24 (4.12%) Incident Management
3 23 (3.95%) Service Management
4 19 (3.26%) CRM
4 19 (3.26%) ERP
5 16 (2.74%) Project Management
5 16 (2.74%) Service Delivery
6 15 (2.57%) Time Management
7 14 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (2.23%) Asset Management
9 12 (2.06%) Problem Management
9 12 (2.06%) Network Management
10 8 (1.37%) Change Control
10 8 (1.37%) Information Security
10 8 (1.37%) Logistics
11 7 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (1.20%) Change Management
12 6 (1.03%) Configuration Management
12 6 (1.03%) Security Management
12 6 (1.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (13.38%) SQL
2 19 (3.26%) Java
3 11 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 9 (1.54%) ABAP
5 8 (1.37%) C
6 7 (1.20%) PHP
6 7 (1.20%) VB
7 6 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.69%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.51%) VBScript
9 3 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.51%) Python
9 3 (0.51%) Ruby
10 2 (0.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.17%) Perl
11 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 90 (15.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (9.95%) Degree
3 54 (9.26%) MCSE
4 38 (6.52%) MCP
5 32 (5.49%) Security Cleared
6 30 (5.15%) MCITP
7 29 (4.97%) MCSA
7 29 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (4.12%) CCNA
9 22 (3.77%) SC Cleared
10 18 (3.09%) MCTS
11 16 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.37%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.03%) MCDST
15 5 (0.86%) CCA
15 5 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (0.69%) HNC
16 4 (0.69%) HND
16 4 (0.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.52%) SLA
2 6 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.51%) QA
5 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.17%) HL7
6 1 (0.17%) BS7799
System Software
1 282 (48.37%) Active Directory
2 74 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (8.75%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.23%) vSphere
6 7 (1.20%) XenApp
7 6 (1.03%) UAG
8 5 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.69%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.34%) IMail Server
10 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.17%) XenServer
11 1 (0.17%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.17%) KVM
11 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.17%) Postfix
11 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (3.95%) Backup Exec
2 15 (2.57%) SCCM
3 8 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.03%) SCOM
5 5 (0.86%) DameWare
6 3 (0.51%) WSUS
6 3 (0.51%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.51%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.17%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 278 (47.68%) Microsoft
2 123 (21.10%) VMware
3 68 (11.66%) Cisco
4 57 (9.78%) Citrix
5 39 (6.69%) Symantec
6 34 (5.83%) HP
7 31 (5.32%) Apple
8 21 (3.60%) Dell
9 18 (3.09%) Juniper
10 16 (2.74%) Oracle
11 13 (2.23%) SAP
11 13 (2.23%) Veeam
12 11 (1.89%) EMC
13 10 (1.72%) Remedy
14 9 (1.54%) Novell
14 9 (1.54%) Meru Networks
15 7 (1.20%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.20%) McAfee
16 6 (1.03%) CommVault
16 6 (1.03%) WatchGuard
Buckingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Krooter
Salary: 7.65 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum including Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 plus benefits after qualifying period
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago