The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 38 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.20% 6.01% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 6.04% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Average salary £26,000 £31,500 £25,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% +22.92%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
IT Support
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 182 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 98.35% 99.45% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 162 170 201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

IT Support
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 3 (27.27%) CGI
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (27.27%) Escalation Management
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Escalation Management
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) People Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) VB
1 3 (27.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago