The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 151 153 175
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 391 420 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.05% 1.98% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.04% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 365 370 332
Median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
IT Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18504 20599 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.99% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15728 16476 18291
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +18 94 £27,500 - 5
Hampshire +28 92 £26,000 +7.21% 10
Berkshire -19 76 £27,500 - 10
West Sussex +7 48 £27,500 +14.58% 5
East Sussex +14 30 £25,000 -5.66% 1
Kent -28 20 £27,978 +1.73% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 16 £28,500 +34.11% 5
Oxfordshire -37 8 £23,500 +4.44% 4
Middlesex +13 6 £26,945 +7.78%
Isle of Wight - 1 £23,500 -
IT Support
England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 South East region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 617 (76.65%) Windows
2 477 (59.25%) Active Directory
3 421 (52.30%) Microsoft
4 302 (37.52%) Windows Server
5 296 (36.77%) MS Exchange
6 287 (35.65%) MS Excel
7 242 (30.06%) MS Office
8 238 (29.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 217 (26.96%) Windows 7
10 214 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 187 (23.23%) VMware
12 169 (20.99%) Office 365
13 163 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
14 145 (18.01%) Windows 8
15 134 (16.65%) Firewall
16 133 (16.52%) ITIL
17 125 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 118 (14.66%) Citrix
19 110 (13.66%) Hyper-V
20 95 (11.80%) SQL
21 93 (11.55%) SQL Server
22 92 (11.43%) Windows XP
23 88 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure
24 87 (10.81%) Linux
25 84 (10.43%) TCP/IP
25 84 (10.43%) DNS
26 82 (10.19%) LAN
27 78 (9.69%) WAN
28 76 (9.44%) SLA
29 75 (9.32%) DHCP

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 296 (36.77%) MS Exchange
2 163 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 74 (9.19%) SharePoint
5 52 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 50 (6.21%) IIS
7 20 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
8 15 (1.86%) Skype for Business
9 9 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.62%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.37%) Apache
13 3 (0.37%) Confluence
13 3 (0.37%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.25%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 287 (35.65%) MS Excel
2 242 (30.06%) MS Office
3 20 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.37%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.37%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.37%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.25%) assyst
7 1 (0.12%) Line 50
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 169 (20.99%) Office 365
2 19 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.11%) Google Apps
4 16 (1.99%) SaaS
5 7 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.37%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 134 (16.65%) Firewall
2 84 (10.43%) DNS
2 84 (10.43%) TCP/IP
3 82 (10.19%) LAN
4 78 (9.69%) WAN
5 75 (9.32%) DHCP
6 73 (9.07%) SAN
7 67 (8.32%) VPN
8 41 (5.09%) VoIP
9 37 (4.60%) Wireless
10 22 (2.73%) Internet
11 20 (2.48%) VLAN
12 16 (1.99%) NAS
12 16 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (1.74%) IP Telephony
14 13 (1.61%) Network Security
15 10 (1.24%) iSCSI
16 9 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
17 7 (0.87%) IPsec
18 6 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.61%) MySQL
4 12 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.25%) GIS
9 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (1.12%) JIRA
2 7 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.62%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (6.34%) Finance
2 32 (3.98%) Retail
3 20 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.74%) Legal
5 9 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.75%) German Language
7 5 (0.62%) Advertising
7 5 (0.62%) Marketing
7 5 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.50%) Electronics
9 3 (0.37%) Banking
9 3 (0.37%) Billing
9 3 (0.37%) Games
9 3 (0.37%) Korean Language
9 3 (0.37%) Publishing
10 2 (0.25%) French Language
10 2 (0.25%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.25%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.48%) HTML
2 27 (3.35%) .NET
3 26 (3.23%) CSS
4 13 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 7 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.87%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 7 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (0.87%) Entity Framework
5 7 (0.87%) Web Services
6 4 (0.50%) COM
6 4 (0.50%) XML
7 3 (0.37%) EDI
8 2 (0.25%) JSP
9 1 (0.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.09%) Driving Licence
2 35 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 30 (3.73%) Clustering
4 27 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.86%) EPoS
5 23 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.73%) Data Centre
7 21 (2.61%) iPhone
8 17 (2.11%) User Experience
9 14 (1.74%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.61%) Replication
11 11 (1.37%) iPad
12 7 (0.87%) Contactless
12 7 (0.87%) EMV
12 7 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.75%) Device Driver
13 6 (0.75%) PMI
14 4 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.50%) PACS
14 4 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 617 (76.65%) Windows
2 302 (37.52%) Windows Server
3 238 (29.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 217 (26.96%) Windows 7
5 214 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 145 (18.01%) Windows 8
7 92 (11.43%) Windows XP
8 87 (10.81%) Linux
9 70 (8.70%) Windows 10
10 61 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (1.99%) Android
11 16 (1.99%) Unix
12 15 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (1.74%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.24%) Windows Vista
15 9 (1.12%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.87%) CentOS
16 7 (0.87%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (16.52%) ITIL
2 42 (5.22%) Mentoring
3 34 (4.22%) Service Delivery
4 31 (3.85%) CRM
4 31 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 27 (3.35%) Problem Management
6 25 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (3.11%) Service Management
7 24 (2.98%) ERP
8 18 (2.24%) ITSM
9 17 (2.11%) Mobile Device Management
10 16 (1.99%) Information Security
10 16 (1.99%) Project Management
11 15 (1.86%) Change Management
11 15 (1.86%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (1.61%) Change Control
12 13 (1.61%) Network Management
12 13 (1.61%) PRINCE2
13 10 (1.24%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (1.24%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (11.80%) SQL
2 36 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.60%) C#
4 28 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 26 (3.23%) VBScript
6 11 (1.37%) Java
7 9 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.99%) Perl
8 8 (0.99%) VB.NET
9 7 (0.87%) VB
10 5 (0.62%) OpenEdge ABL
10 5 (0.62%) Progress 4GL
11 3 (0.37%) Python
12 2 (0.25%) C++
12 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.12%) C
13 1 (0.12%) PHP
13 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (6.34%) Degree
3 39 (4.84%) MCSE
4 32 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (3.35%) CCNA
6 24 (2.98%) MCP
7 20 (2.48%) MCITP
7 20 (2.48%) MCSA
8 17 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (1.49%) A+ Certification
11 11 (1.37%) Security Cleared
12 8 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (0.99%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.87%) MCTS
14 6 (0.75%) CCNP
14 6 (0.75%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.62%) DBS Check
16 4 (0.50%) MCDST
17 3 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.44%) SLA
2 20 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.12%) QA
4 6 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 477 (59.25%) Active Directory
2 110 (13.66%) Hyper-V
3 88 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (5.34%) XenApp
5 25 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (3.11%) XenDesktop
6 16 (1.99%) vSphere
7 9 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (0.87%) ISA Server
9 6 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.75%) XenServer
10 4 (0.50%) Firmware
10 4 (0.50%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.37%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.37%) vCloud
12 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.12%) NFS
12 1 (0.12%) Samba
12 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 54 (6.71%) SCCM
2 29 (3.60%) WSUS
3 22 (2.73%) Backup Exec
4 16 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (1.37%) SCOM
6 5 (0.62%) Nagios
7 4 (0.50%) cPanel
7 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (0.50%) Plesk
8 2 (0.25%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.12%) SCSM
9 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 421 (52.30%) Microsoft
2 187 (23.23%) VMware
3 118 (14.66%) Citrix
4 73 (9.07%) Cisco
5 48 (5.96%) HP
6 35 (4.35%) Dell
7 26 (3.23%) Google
7 26 (3.23%) Oracle
8 25 (3.11%) Symantec
9 22 (2.73%) IBM
10 18 (2.24%) Apple
11 15 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.74%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.49%) Adobe
13 12 (1.49%) Avaya
14 11 (1.37%) Synology
15 9 (1.12%) WatchGuard
16 7 (0.87%) Hyperion
16 7 (0.87%) Sophos
17 6 (0.75%) JD Edwards
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £15,600 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Mint
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: c£18,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
TDA Group
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Iress
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Abingdon
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
JS Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Salary based on experience.
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago