The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 54 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 18 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.88% 2.82% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.85% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 28
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £20,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,690
% change year-on-year
- +1.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 772 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.05% 98.85% 99.38%
Number of salaries quoted 546 731 789
Median salary £40,000 £40,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Southampton

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Southampton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) VMware
2 42 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 39 (81.25%) Windows 10
4 34 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (60.42%) MS Exchange
6 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
7 27 (56.25%) Office 365
8 25 (52.08%) Windows 8
8 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
8 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
9 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
10 18 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
11 17 (35.42%) Dell
12 16 (33.33%) SQL
13 15 (31.25%) VoIP
13 15 (31.25%) SAN
13 15 (31.25%) Mac OS X
13 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (27.08%) VLAN
14 13 (27.08%) WAN
14 13 (27.08%) LAN
15 11 (22.92%) Cisco
16 9 (18.75%) Citrix
17 6 (12.50%) MS Office
18 5 (10.42%) Linux
19 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 29 (60.42%) MS Exchange
2 18 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (56.25%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) SAN
1 15 (31.25%) VoIP
1 15 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (27.08%) LAN
2 13 (27.08%) VLAN
2 13 (27.08%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) IPsec
4 2 (4.17%) Network Security
4 2 (4.17%) OpenVPN
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 39 (81.25%) Windows 10
4 34 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (52.08%) Windows 8
7 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
8 15 (31.25%) Mac OS X
9 5 (10.42%) Linux
10 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.25%) Migration
2 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
2 2 (4.17%) ERP
2 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL
3 1 (2.08%) Logistics
3 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
3 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) KVM
4 2 (4.17%) NFS
4 2 (4.17%) oVirt
4 2 (4.17%) pfSense
4 2 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Bacula
1 2 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) Dell
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco
5 9 (18.75%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.17%) Avaya
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) Sophos
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
PS Computer Services
Salary: £25k -£27.5k
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southern Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago