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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 158 142 168
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 379 456 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.06% 2.17% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.23% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 344 421 352
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
17793 20422 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15163 16650 18011
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Berkshire +7 94 £27,500 +15.78% 9
Hampshire +4 74 £31,500 +36.95% 6
Surrey +5 72 £28,000 +3.70% 10
West Sussex +16 54 £40,000 +63.26% 7
Buckinghamshire +14 26 £22,750 -17.27% 6
East Sussex +9 26 £25,000 - 3
Kent +9 22 £26,728 -10.90% 2
Oxfordshire -55 17 £25,000 +6.38% 5
Middlesex +7 3 £26,945 +7.78%
Sussex - 1 £25,000 - 1
IT Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 578 (74.39%) Windows
2 443 (57.01%) Active Directory
3 409 (52.64%) Microsoft
4 270 (34.75%) Windows Server
5 267 (34.36%) MS Excel
6 257 (33.08%) MS Exchange
7 232 (29.86%) MS Office
8 224 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 224 (28.83%) Windows 7
9 212 (27.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 185 (23.81%) VMware
11 167 (21.49%) Office 365
12 140 (18.02%) Exchange Server 2010
13 139 (17.89%) Windows 8
14 138 (17.76%) ITIL
15 127 (16.34%) Firewall
16 115 (14.80%) Citrix
17 113 (14.54%) Hyper-V
18 103 (13.26%) SQL
19 100 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2013
20 94 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
21 85 (10.94%) Linux
22 80 (10.30%) Windows 10
23 77 (9.91%) LAN
24 75 (9.65%) Cisco
24 75 (9.65%) SAN
25 72 (9.27%) DNS
26 69 (8.88%) SharePoint
27 68 (8.75%) TCP/IP
28 67 (8.62%) WAN

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
1 257 (33.08%) MS Exchange
2 140 (18.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 100 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 69 (8.88%) SharePoint
5 53 (6.82%) IIS
6 42 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (2.06%) Skype for Business
8 14 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.64%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
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%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 267 (34.36%) MS Excel
2 232 (29.86%) MS Office
3 18 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.39%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.39%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.13%) Line 50
6 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.13%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 167 (21.49%) Office 365
2 23 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.06%) SaaS
4 14 (1.80%) Google Apps
5 5 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.51%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 127 (16.34%) Firewall
2 77 (9.91%) LAN
3 75 (9.65%) SAN
4 72 (9.27%) DNS
5 68 (8.75%) TCP/IP
6 67 (8.62%) DHCP
6 67 (8.62%) WAN
7 56 (7.21%) VPN
8 26 (3.35%) Internet
8 26 (3.35%) Wireless
9 23 (2.96%) VoIP
10 20 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (2.06%) IP Telephony
11 16 (2.06%) NAS
11 16 (2.06%) VLAN
12 11 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (1.29%) iSCSI
13 10 (1.29%) Network Security
14 8 (1.03%) LDAP
15 7 (0.90%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.42%) MySQL
4 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.39%) Big Data
7 2 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.26%) GIS
8 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.13%) MS Access
8 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.16%) JIRA
2 7 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (6.18%) Finance
2 24 (3.09%) Retail
3 21 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.93%) Legal
6 10 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.03%) Advertising
8 7 (0.90%) Banking
8 7 (0.90%) German Language
8 7 (0.90%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.39%) Electronics
9 3 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.26%) Automotive
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%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.73%) .NET
2 25 (3.22%) HTML
3 23 (2.96%) CSS
4 13 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (1.03%) Web Services
6 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (0.90%) Entity Framework
7 6 (0.77%) JSP
8 4 (0.51%) EDI
9 3 (0.39%) XML
10 2 (0.26%) COM
11 1 (0.13%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.82%) Driving Licence
2 35 (4.50%) Clustering
3 26 (3.35%) Data Centre
4 23 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.06%) iPhone
7 13 (1.67%) iPad
7 13 (1.67%) Replication
8 12 (1.54%) EPoS
9 11 (1.42%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.16%) User Experience
11 8 (1.03%) PMI
11 8 (1.03%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.90%) Contactless
12 7 (0.90%) EMV
13 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.64%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.64%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 578 (74.39%) Windows
2 270 (34.75%) Windows Server
3 224 (28.83%) Windows 7
3 224 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 212 (27.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 139 (17.89%) Windows 8
6 85 (10.94%) Linux
7 80 (10.30%) Windows 10
8 64 (8.24%) Windows XP
9 41 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (2.96%) Unix
11 14 (1.80%) Android
11 14 (1.80%) Mac OS
12 13 (1.67%) CentOS
13 11 (1.42%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.03%) Solaris
15 7 (0.90%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (17.76%) ITIL
2 45 (5.79%) Virtual Environments
3 38 (4.89%) Service Delivery
4 37 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 29 (3.73%) CRM
6 28 (3.60%) Incident Management
7 22 (2.83%) ERP
8 21 (2.70%) Problem Management
9 20 (2.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (2.45%) Mobile Device Management
11 16 (2.06%) Service Management
12 14 (1.80%) Change Management
12 14 (1.80%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (1.67%) Information Security
13 13 (1.67%) ITSM
13 13 (1.67%) PRINCE2
14 12 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (1.54%) Network Management
15 11 (1.42%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (13.26%) SQL
2 43 (5.53%) PowerShell
3 33 (4.25%) VBScript
4 28 (3.60%) C#
5 23 (2.96%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.03%) Java
9 7 (0.90%) VB
9 7 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.77%) Python
11 5 (0.64%) OpenEdge ABL
11 5 (0.64%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.39%) C
14 2 (0.26%) RPG
14 2 (0.26%) VBA
15 1 (0.13%) C++
15 1 (0.13%) Perl
15 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (6.18%) Degree
3 35 (4.50%) MCSE
4 26 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (2.96%) MCP
6 21 (2.70%) MCSA
7 20 (2.57%) CCNA
8 19 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.80%) MCITP
9 14 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (1.67%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.29%) A+ Certification
12 9 (1.16%) DBS Check
12 9 (1.16%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.03%) CCNP
13 8 (1.03%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (0.90%) MCTS
15 3 (0.39%) MCDST
15 3 (0.39%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.21%) SLA
2 13 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.90%) QA
4 1 (0.13%) GxP
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 443 (57.01%) Active Directory
2 113 (14.54%) Hyper-V
3 94 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (5.41%) XenApp
5 25 (3.22%) vSphere
6 23 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (2.57%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.42%) Firmware
8 11 (1.42%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (0.90%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.64%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.51%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.51%) XenServer
13 3 (0.39%) vCloud
14 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.13%) NFS
15 1 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 60 (7.72%) SCCM
2 31 (3.99%) WSUS
3 23 (2.96%) Backup Exec
4 13 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (1.16%) SCOM
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.39%) Nagios
7 3 (0.39%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.26%) cPanel
8 2 (0.26%) DameWare
8 2 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.26%) Plesk
8 2 (0.26%) SCSM
8 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 409 (52.64%) Microsoft
2 185 (23.81%) VMware
3 115 (14.80%) Citrix
4 75 (9.65%) Cisco
5 46 (5.92%) HP
6 40 (5.15%) Dell
7 27 (3.47%) Oracle
8 23 (2.96%) Google
9 21 (2.70%) Symantec
10 20 (2.57%) IBM
11 19 (2.45%) Apple
12 14 (1.80%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.42%) Synology
14 8 (1.03%) Avaya
14 8 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.03%) WatchGuard
15 7 (0.90%) Hyperion
16 5 (0.64%) Intel Security
16 5 (0.64%) Juniper
16 5 (0.64%) Progress
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 30 days holiday + excellent pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum BUPA Denplan Pension Income Protection Life
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Glyndebourne Productions
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Net Talent
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + good benefits and training
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Element Search
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Comptitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago