The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 63 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.36% 0.53% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.55% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £22,000 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £24,100 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £38,500 £30,800
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
582 544 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.64% 96.97% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 468 458 453
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Staffordshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £22,000 -
Stafford -3 1 £33,500 +52.27%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £22,000 -
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Mitel
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (18.18%) PABX
7 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) GroupWise
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) PABX
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) ADSL
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Email Management
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Mitel
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
4 1 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Novell
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) Google
Burntwood, Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago