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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 55 64 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 21 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.29% 2.28% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 2.32% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 41
Median salary £26,000 £20,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,514 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -1.94%
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
625 646 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.81% 98.33% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 581 589 752
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Southampton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 24 (72.73%) VMware
4 23 (69.70%) Windows 7
5 22 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (54.55%) Windows 10
6 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (51.52%) Office 365
7 17 (51.52%) Windows 8
7 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
8 16 (48.48%) Hyper-V
9 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
10 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
11 11 (33.33%) Citrix
12 10 (30.30%) Cisco
13 8 (24.24%) SQL
14 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
14 7 (21.21%) SAN
14 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (18.18%) Dell
15 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (15.15%) LAN
16 5 (15.15%) WAN
16 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
16 5 (15.15%) VLAN
16 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
17 4 (12.12%) SharePoint

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 22 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) LAN
2 5 (15.15%) VLAN
2 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Windows 7
3 18 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (51.52%) Windows 8
5 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.09%) Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL
1 3 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
2 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
2 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) XenApp
4 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco
5 6 (18.18%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
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