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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 163 143 162
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 357 444 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.94% 2.13% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.20% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 318 404 352
Median salary £27,750 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,250 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,350 £37,500
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
17905 20200 21828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.83% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15247 16527 17404
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 87 £29,500 +18.00% 5
Surrey -1 76 £29,000 +5.45% 10
Hampshire 0 69 £27,500 +20.87% 8
West Sussex +8 39 £40,000 +56.86% 5
Buckinghamshire +19 29 £22,500 -18.18% 4
East Sussex +18 23 £25,000 - 2
Kent +3 21 £26,956 -10.14% 1
Oxfordshire -67 17 £25,000 +4.16% 9
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Middlesex +11 1 £22,000 -12.00%
IT Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 544 (72.82%) Windows
2 414 (55.42%) Active Directory
3 391 (52.34%) Microsoft
4 268 (35.88%) Windows Server
5 239 (31.99%) MS Excel
6 223 (29.85%) MS Exchange
6 223 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 217 (29.05%) MS Office
8 211 (28.25%) Windows 7
9 202 (27.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 184 (24.63%) VMware
11 150 (20.08%) Office 365
12 142 (19.01%) ITIL
13 128 (17.14%) Windows 8
14 124 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2010
15 120 (16.06%) Firewall
16 112 (14.99%) SQL
17 111 (14.86%) Hyper-V
18 107 (14.32%) Citrix
19 98 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
20 89 (11.91%) Linux
21 85 (11.38%) Windows 10
22 80 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
23 75 (10.04%) Cisco
23 75 (10.04%) LAN
24 72 (9.64%) SAN
25 67 (8.97%) SCCM
26 65 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
27 64 (8.57%) DNS
27 64 (8.57%) TCP/IP

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
1 223 (29.85%) MS Exchange
2 124 (16.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 63 (8.43%) SharePoint
5 50 (6.69%) IIS
6 42 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (2.41%) Skype for Business
8 11 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.67%) OpenEdge
12 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.40%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.40%) nginx
14 2 (0.27%) Apache
14 2 (0.27%) Confluence
14 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 239 (31.99%) MS Excel
2 217 (29.05%) MS Office
3 19 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.80%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.40%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.27%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Line 50
6 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 150 (20.08%) Office 365
2 24 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.01%) SaaS
4 14 (1.87%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 120 (16.06%) Firewall
2 75 (10.04%) LAN
3 72 (9.64%) SAN
4 64 (8.57%) DNS
4 64 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 63 (8.43%) WAN
6 59 (7.90%) DHCP
7 54 (7.23%) VPN
8 27 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
9 26 (3.48%) VoIP
10 23 (3.08%) Internet
10 23 (3.08%) Wireless
11 20 (2.68%) IP Telephony
12 17 (2.28%) NAS
13 16 (2.14%) VLAN
14 13 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (1.47%) iSCSI
15 11 (1.47%) Skype
16 10 (1.34%) Network Security
17 8 (1.07%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.34%) MySQL
5 5 (0.67%) Big Data
6 4 (0.54%) MS Access
6 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.40%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.27%) GIS
8 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.07%) JIRA
2 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.40%) Subversion
4 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (5.22%) Finance
2 22 (2.95%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.28%) Manufacturing
3 17 (2.28%) Retail
4 13 (1.74%) Legal
5 12 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.07%) Advertising
6 8 (1.07%) Marketing
7 7 (0.94%) Banking
7 7 (0.94%) Publishing
8 6 (0.80%) German Language
9 5 (0.67%) Automotive
10 4 (0.54%) Electronics
11 3 (0.40%) Games
12 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.13%) Korean Language
13 1 (0.13%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.28%) .NET
2 25 (3.35%) HTML
3 23 (3.08%) CSS
4 16 (2.14%) .NET Framework
5 11 (1.47%) Web Services
6 10 (1.34%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (1.34%) Entity Framework
7 7 (0.94%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 7 (0.94%) JSP
8 6 (0.80%) XML
9 3 (0.40%) LINQ
9 3 (0.40%) WCF
9 3 (0.40%) ZeroMQ
10 2 (0.27%) COM
10 2 (0.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.76%) Driving Licence
2 35 (4.69%) Clustering
3 34 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.81%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.28%) iPhone
8 15 (2.01%) iPad
9 13 (1.74%) Replication
10 12 (1.61%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.47%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.34%) Contactless
12 10 (1.34%) EMV
13 9 (1.20%) PMI
14 8 (1.07%) EPoS
15 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.67%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.67%) Thin Client
16 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
16 4 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 544 (72.82%) Windows
2 268 (35.88%) Windows Server
3 223 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 211 (28.25%) Windows 7
5 202 (27.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 128 (17.14%) Windows 8
7 89 (11.91%) Linux
8 85 (11.38%) Windows 10
9 54 (7.23%) Windows XP
10 44 (5.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (2.95%) Unix
12 19 (2.54%) CentOS
13 15 (2.01%) Android
13 15 (2.01%) Ubuntu
14 14 (1.87%) Mac OS
15 8 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.07%) Solaris
16 7 (0.94%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.80%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (19.01%) ITIL
2 47 (6.29%) Virtual Environments
3 38 (5.09%) Service Delivery
4 34 (4.55%) CRM
5 31 (4.15%) Mentoring
6 29 (3.88%) Incident Management
7 22 (2.95%) ERP
8 20 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (2.54%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (2.28%) Problem Management
11 14 (1.87%) PRINCE2
11 14 (1.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (1.87%) Service Management
12 13 (1.74%) Information Security
13 12 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (1.61%) ITIL V3
13 12 (1.61%) ITSM
13 12 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (1.47%) Line Management
14 11 (1.47%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (14.99%) SQL
2 49 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 31 (4.15%) VBScript
4 30 (4.02%) C#
5 24 (3.21%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.01%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.74%) Java
8 11 (1.47%) Python
9 10 (1.34%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.07%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.94%) VB
13 5 (0.67%) OpenEdge ABL
13 5 (0.67%) Progress 4GL
14 3 (0.40%) C
14 3 (0.40%) VBA
15 2 (0.27%) C++
15 2 (0.27%) RPG
16 1 (0.13%) Perl
16 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (6.16%) Degree
3 36 (4.82%) MCSE
4 26 (3.48%) MCP
5 25 (3.35%) MCSA
6 23 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 18 (2.41%) CCNA
9 17 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.87%) MCITP
11 13 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (1.47%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.34%) DBS Check
14 9 (1.20%) PMI Certification
15 7 (0.94%) A+ Certification
15 7 (0.94%) CCNP
15 7 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (0.94%) MCTS
16 6 (0.80%) MOS
17 3 (0.40%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.43%) SLA
2 11 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.13%) GxP
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 414 (55.42%) Active Directory
2 111 (14.86%) Hyper-V
3 98 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (5.35%) XenApp
5 32 (4.28%) vSphere
6 23 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (2.01%) Firmware
7 15 (2.01%) VMware ESX
7 15 (2.01%) XenDesktop
8 12 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (0.80%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.67%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.54%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.40%) vCloud
12 3 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.13%) NFS
13 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (8.97%) SCCM
2 29 (3.88%) WSUS
3 23 (3.08%) Backup Exec
4 12 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (1.47%) SCOM
6 4 (0.54%) DameWare
6 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (0.54%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.40%) Nagios
7 3 (0.40%) SCSM
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 391 (52.34%) Microsoft
2 184 (24.63%) VMware
3 107 (14.32%) Citrix
4 75 (10.04%) Cisco
5 43 (5.76%) HP
6 35 (4.69%) Dell
7 29 (3.88%) Oracle
8 27 (3.61%) Google
9 23 (3.08%) Apple
10 21 (2.81%) Symantec
11 17 (2.28%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.01%) IBM
13 11 (1.47%) Synology
14 10 (1.34%) Hyperion
15 8 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.80%) Avaya
16 6 (0.80%) Sophos
16 6 (0.80%) WatchGuard
17 5 (0.67%) Juniper
17 5 (0.67%) Veeam
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flex Working & Pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + 20 days holiday, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
KDR
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Inc profit share and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Holiday etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
John Smith Son
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago