The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 59 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.92% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £23,500 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -7.84%
IT Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
702 609 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.30% 97.28% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 565 498 427
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

IT Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Swindon

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) MS Office
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) Lotus
8 8 (28.57%) IBM Notes
9 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.00%) NetApp
10 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 5 (17.86%) Firewall
11 5 (17.86%) Replication
11 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (17.86%) CCNA
11 5 (17.86%) MCSE
11 5 (17.86%) ITIL
11 5 (17.86%) MCP
12 4 (14.29%) MCSA
12 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.29%) VoIP
12 4 (14.29%) Juniper
12 4 (14.29%) Symantec
12 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (14.29%) Sophos
12 4 (14.29%) MCDST

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) VoIP
4 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (3.57%) Back Office
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Line Management
2 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (17.86%) CCNA
1 5 (17.86%) MCSE
1 5 (17.86%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) MCSA
2 4 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Lotus
5 7 (25.00%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Juniper
6 4 (14.29%) Symantec
6 4 (14.29%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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