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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 149 154 163
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 391 406 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.13% 1.98% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.03% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 363 354 356
Median salary £26,956 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.01%
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
17799 19951 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.06% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16057 17997
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 24 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 24 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
Hampshire +29 89 £26,000 +6.12% 12
Surrey +14 89 £27,500 - 6
Berkshire -2 74 £29,000 +18.36% 8
West Sussex +10 51 £30,000 +25.00% 5
East Sussex +16 28 £25,000 -0.99% 1
Kent -11 25 £26,956 -10.14%
Buckinghamshire +9 17 £25,500 +13.33% 7
Oxfordshire -36 12 £23,500 +4.44% 5
Middlesex +14 5 £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 24 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.

1 586 (75.61%) Windows
2 454 (58.58%) Active Directory
3 413 (53.29%) Microsoft
4 281 (36.26%) Windows Server
5 279 (36.00%) MS Excel
6 278 (35.87%) MS Exchange
7 227 (29.29%) MS Office
8 218 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 212 (27.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 211 (27.23%) Windows 7
11 181 (23.35%) VMware
12 168 (21.68%) Office 365
13 152 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 138 (17.81%) Windows 8
15 137 (17.68%) Firewall
15 137 (17.68%) ITIL
16 122 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
17 116 (14.97%) Citrix
18 112 (14.45%) Hyper-V
19 95 (12.26%) SQL
20 88 (11.35%) Linux
21 87 (11.23%) SQL Server
22 84 (10.84%) LAN
22 84 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
23 80 (10.32%) DNS
23 80 (10.32%) Cisco
24 79 (10.19%) WAN
25 75 (9.68%) TCP/IP
26 74 (9.55%) DHCP
26 74 (9.55%) Windows XP

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
1 278 (35.87%) MS Exchange
2 152 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 122 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 72 (9.29%) SharePoint
5 53 (6.84%) IIS
6 48 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (2.19%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (2.19%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.65%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.39%) Confluence
12 3 (0.39%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.26%) Apache
13 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 279 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 227 (29.29%) MS Office
3 20 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (0.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.39%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.13%) assyst
6 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.13%) Line 50
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 168 (21.68%) Office 365
2 22 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.19%) Google Apps
4 16 (2.06%) SaaS
5 6 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.39%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 137 (17.68%) Firewall
2 84 (10.84%) LAN
3 80 (10.32%) DNS
4 79 (10.19%) WAN
5 75 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 74 (9.55%) DHCP
7 70 (9.03%) SAN
8 59 (7.61%) VPN
9 36 (4.65%) VoIP
10 35 (4.52%) Wireless
11 23 (2.97%) Internet
12 21 (2.71%) VLAN
13 16 (2.06%) NAS
13 16 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (1.55%) IP Telephony
15 11 (1.42%) Network Security
16 10 (1.29%) iSCSI
17 9 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
18 8 (1.03%) LDAP
19 7 (0.90%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.55%) MySQL
4 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.26%) GIS
9 1 (0.13%) Big Data
9 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (1.16%) JIRA
2 7 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.52%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (6.06%) Finance
2 29 (3.74%) Retail
3 19 (2.45%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.81%) Legal
5 11 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.77%) Advertising
7 6 (0.77%) German Language
8 5 (0.65%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Banking
9 3 (0.39%) Korean Language
9 3 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.26%) Billing
10 2 (0.26%) French Language
10 2 (0.26%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.26%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.87%) HTML
2 28 (3.61%) CSS
3 26 (3.35%) .NET
4 13 (1.68%) .NET Framework
5 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (0.90%) Entity Framework
5 7 (0.90%) Web Services
6 5 (0.65%) XML
7 4 (0.52%) COM
7 4 (0.52%) EDI
7 4 (0.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.84%) Driving Licence
2 34 (4.39%) Clustering
3 25 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.84%) Data Centre
4 22 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.71%) EPoS
6 20 (2.58%) iPhone
7 16 (2.06%) User Experience
8 13 (1.68%) Replication
9 12 (1.55%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.55%) iPad
10 8 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 7 (0.90%) Contactless
11 7 (0.90%) EMV
12 6 (0.77%) PMI
13 5 (0.65%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.65%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.52%) CCTV
14 4 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 586 (75.61%) Windows
2 281 (36.26%) Windows Server
3 218 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 212 (27.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 211 (27.23%) Windows 7
6 138 (17.81%) Windows 8
7 88 (11.35%) Linux
8 74 (9.55%) Windows XP
9 72 (9.29%) Windows 10
10 46 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (2.19%) Unix
12 14 (1.81%) Android
12 14 (1.81%) Mac OS
13 10 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.03%) CentOS
14 8 (1.03%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.90%) Solaris
15 7 (0.90%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (17.68%) ITIL
2 36 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 35 (4.52%) Mentoring
4 31 (4.00%) CRM
4 31 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 24 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (3.10%) Problem Management
6 22 (2.84%) Service Management
7 20 (2.58%) ERP
8 18 (2.32%) Mobile Device Management
9 16 (2.06%) Information Security
10 15 (1.94%) Change Management
10 15 (1.94%) ITSM
11 14 (1.81%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (1.68%) PRINCE2
13 12 (1.55%) Network Management
14 11 (1.42%) Change Control
14 11 (1.42%) Project Management
14 11 (1.42%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (1.16%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 95 (12.26%) SQL
2 37 (4.77%) PowerShell
3 30 (3.87%) C#
4 29 (3.74%) JavaScript
4 29 (3.74%) VBScript
5 12 (1.55%) Java
6 11 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.90%) VB
7 7 (0.90%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.77%) Perl
9 5 (0.65%) OpenEdge ABL
9 5 (0.65%) Progress 4GL
10 4 (0.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.39%) Python
12 2 (0.26%) C++
12 2 (0.26%) VBA
13 1 (0.13%) C
13 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (6.06%) Degree
3 36 (4.65%) MCSE
4 30 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.23%) CCNA
6 22 (2.84%) MCP
7 19 (2.45%) MCITP
8 18 (2.32%) MCSA
9 17 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.42%) A+ Certification
11 11 (1.42%) Security Cleared
12 8 (1.03%) DBS Check
12 8 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (1.03%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.90%) CCNP
14 6 (0.77%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.65%) MCTS
16 3 (0.39%) MCDST
16 3 (0.39%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.29%) SLA
2 17 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.16%) QA
4 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 454 (58.58%) Active Directory
2 112 (14.45%) Hyper-V
3 84 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (5.42%) XenApp
5 26 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 15 (1.94%) vSphere
8 10 (1.29%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.90%) Firmware
9 7 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 7 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.77%) XenServer
11 4 (0.52%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.52%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.39%) vCloud
13 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.13%) NFS
13 1 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (7.10%) SCCM
2 31 (4.00%) WSUS
3 24 (3.10%) Backup Exec
4 16 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (1.16%) SCOM
6 5 (0.65%) Nagios
7 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.39%) cPanel
8 3 (0.39%) Plesk
9 2 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 413 (53.29%) Microsoft
2 181 (23.35%) VMware
3 116 (14.97%) Citrix
4 80 (10.32%) Cisco
5 50 (6.45%) HP
6 35 (4.52%) Dell
7 26 (3.35%) Google
7 26 (3.35%) Oracle
8 25 (3.23%) Symantec
9 21 (2.71%) IBM
10 20 (2.58%) Apple
11 14 (1.81%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.42%) Adobe
12 11 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.42%) Synology
13 9 (1.16%) WatchGuard
14 8 (1.03%) Avaya
15 7 (0.90%) Hyperion
15 7 (0.90%) SAP
16 6 (0.77%) Sophos
Farnborough, Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
SystemsAccountants
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension etc...
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Venn Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, holidays and bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + training, free parking, pension, etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Bottomline Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
RM plc
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & car/car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Staines
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Marlow
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum + Pension + Healthcare + Life Ass + DenPlan
Posted: 13 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago