The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Wales / South Wales
Rank 63 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 18 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.02% 1.13% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.15% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 21
Median salary £27,000 £18,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,265 £18,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £25,760 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 1042 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.98% 97.75% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 778 909 1005
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IT Support
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

IT Support Salary Trend in South Wales

IT Support
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +22 13 £27,000 +20.41% 1
Newport - 3 £22,500 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil 0 2 £22,378 -
Caerphilly +5 1 £27,500 -19.11%
IT Support
Wales

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Wales region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (47.50%) Windows Server
4 16 (40.00%) SLA
5 12 (30.00%) MS Office
6 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
7 10 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.00%) Finance
10 7 (17.50%) Advertising
10 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.50%) PDA
10 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.00%) Degree
12 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
12 5 (12.50%) Service Management
13 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.00%) VMware
13 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (10.00%) Avaya
13 4 (10.00%) Logistics
14 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
14 3 (7.50%) Retail
14 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
14 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
14 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
14 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
14 3 (7.50%) Windows XP

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Office
2 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Ingres
2 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Back Office
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) PDA
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) AS400
4 2 (5.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) EPoS
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server
3 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) Logistics
5 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Case Management
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.50%) Email Management
7 1 (2.50%) Line Management
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
1 2 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Avaya
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Sage
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