The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 47 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 15 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.75% 2.90% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 2.92% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 5
Median salary £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £18,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,100 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
IT Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
530 650 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.25% 99.09% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 497 596 412
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

IT Support
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Suffolk

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Suffolk

IT Support
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +20 13 £22,500 +12.50%
Bury St Edmunds -3 1 £19,500 -29.09%
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Suffolk region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (60.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (28.00%) A+ Certification
7 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
8 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) SAN
10 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.00%) vSphere
11 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
11 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
11 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
11 1 (4.00%) Change Control
11 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
11 1 (4.00%) Office 365
11 1 (4.00%) Big Data
11 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
11 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (4.00%) Java EE
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) OSGi
1 1 (4.00%) REST
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.00%) SOA
3 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Groovy
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle