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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 46 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 28 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.55% 1.83% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 1.86% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 26
Median salary £26,500 £20,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
IT Support
Hampshire

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
592 699 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.26% 98.59% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 483 641 659
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Southampton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 38 (84.44%) VMware
2 38 (84.44%) Windows 7
3 35 (77.78%) Windows 10
4 33 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (68.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
7 27 (60.00%) MS Exchange
8 24 (53.33%) Hyper-V
8 24 (53.33%) Office 365
8 24 (53.33%) Windows 8
9 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
10 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
11 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
12 15 (33.33%) SQL
13 14 (31.11%) Dell
13 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (31.11%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (28.89%) VLAN
14 13 (28.89%) SAN
14 13 (28.89%) LAN
14 13 (28.89%) WAN
15 10 (22.22%) VoIP
15 10 (22.22%) Cisco
15 10 (22.22%) Mac OS X
16 8 (17.78%) Citrix
17 4 (8.89%) Linux
18 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
18 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure

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 27 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (53.33%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (28.89%) LAN
2 13 (28.89%) SAN
2 13 (28.89%) VLAN
2 13 (28.89%) WAN
3 10 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) IPsec
4 1 (2.22%) OpenVPN
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 38 (84.44%) Windows 7
3 35 (77.78%) Windows 10
4 33 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (68.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (53.33%) Windows 8
7 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
8 10 (22.22%) Mac OS X
9 4 (8.89%) Linux
10 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.22%) Android
11 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.67%) Migration
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL
3 1 (2.22%) ERP
3 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
3 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.22%) Logistics
3 1 (2.22%) Software Distribution
3 1 (2.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) CCNA
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.22%) MCSE
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 24 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) NFS
4 1 (2.22%) oVirt
4 1 (2.22%) pfSense
4 1 (2.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Bacula
1 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) VMware
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Dell
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) Sophos
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago