The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 97 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £43,250 £22,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.22% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £19,700 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £23,300 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.31%
IT Support
Wales

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
1227 1050 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.85% 96.33% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 950 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in South Wales

IT Support
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend -4 1 £36,500 +62.22% 1
Cardiff -13 1 £50,000 +135.29%
IT Support
Wales

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Apple
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Junos
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
South Wales
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